Arson Prevention Forum

The Arson Prevention Forum is a strategic stakeholder body formed through a merger of the Government backed Arson Control Forum and the Association of British Insurers Arson Prevention Bureau. Its strategic objectives are

  • To identify the economic cost of arson.

  • To identify statistical trends and manage down the risk of arson.

  • To develop a national strategy to reduce deliberate fires highlighting where specific focus of effort from respective partners will be most effective.

  • To improve outcomes through the criminal justice system from identification, detection and prosecution of offenders.

  • To deliver information to support communities, businesses and organisations through a refreshed website and channels of communication presented by partner organisations.

  • To hold an annual conference to share good practice.

  • Engage effectively with communities to better inform the setting of local priorities.

  • To produce an annual report and consider how and where this is presented.

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