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 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

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

24/7 Arson Tipline: (401) 889-5490

Fire Academy
Technical Services Unit
4 Green Lane
Exeter, RI 02822
Phone: (401) 889-5555

Units

+ Main Office
John Chartier
State Fire Marshal
Elizabeth Forshee
Executive Assistant
+ Fire Code Bureau
James Gumbly
Chief Deputy
+ Enforcement Bureau
John Dean
Chief Deputy
+ Rhode Island Fire Academy
Mark Pare
Director
Tina Ahlborg
Principal Clerk
+ Investigation Unit
Michael Sweeney
Chief
+ Inspection Unit
Octavio Vieira
Chief
+ Plan Review Unit
Wade Palazini
Chief
+ Technical Services Unit
Robert Mowry
Explosives and Flammable Liquids Technician