President's Message

It is a pleasure to introduce you to The Minnesota Chapter of the International Association of Arson Investigators (MNIAAI) new web page. The redesign allows for easier navigation of our many membership led committees, educational opportunities, and resources available in the fire investigation field.

Our organization was founded in 1973 is deep seated and our Mission Statement:

To unite for mutual benefit those public officials and private persons engaged in the control of arson and kindred crimes.
To provide for exchange of technical information and developments.
To cooperate with other law enforcement agencies and associations to further fire prevention and the suppression of crime.
To encourage high professional standards of conduct among fire investigators and to continually strive to eliminate all factors which interfere with the administration of crime suppression.
To foster greater professional competence in the investigative techniques and recognition of the crime of arson.

For those of you that are not currently members of our organization, please take a few minutes and fill out an application and see what we can do to help you in your profession.
If anyone has any questions or comments, feel free to reach out to any of the MNIAAI board members or myself, and we will do our best to help in any way.

Thank you and again, welcome to our new web site.


Casey D. Stotts

MNIAAI President

[email protected]