Contact Us

Below is a listing of contact information for the Rhode Island Fire Marshals Office. The phone numbers are for non-emergency purposes.

If you are experiencing an emergency that requires police, fire, or medical assistance, dial 9-1-1 immediately.

Our normal business hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Main Office
Fire Investigations, Inspections & Plan Review
560 Jefferson Boulevard
Warwick, RI 02886
Phone: (401) 889-5555
Fax: (401) 889-5533

24/7 Arson Tipline: (401) 383-7723

State Fire Academy
Fire Academy, Permitting & Bomb Squad
4 Green Lane
Exeter, RI 02822
Phone: (401) 889-5555


+ Main Office
Timothy P. McLaughlin
State Fire Marshal
Elizabeth Forshee
Executive Assistant
+ Fire Code Bureau
James Gumbley
Chief Deputy
+ Enforcement Bureau
Michael Sweeney
Chief Deputy
+ Rhode Island Fire Academy
Mark Pare
Tina Ahlborg
Principal Clerk
+ Investigation Unit
+ Inspection Unit
Octavio Vieira
+ Plan Review Unit
Michael Macaruso
+ Bomb Squad
Robert Mowry