Results of the Elections are as follows:
VICE PRESIDENT: Donald Bossi (MSP F&EIU)
SECRETARY/TREASURER: Vinny Zappulla (Winthrop FD)
BOARD OF DIRECTORS: Chris Dowling (Peabody FD), Peter Bramante (MSP F&EIU), John Bue (Lowell FD), Peter Michiewizc (Cambridge FD), Joe Conlon (Chelsea FD), Ed Colina (Melrose FD).
There was a four-way tie for the final position between Joe DiFranco (Peabody FD), Hank Houle (Chelmsford FD), Mike Newbury (Saugus FD), and Paul Nicholas (Weston FD). There will be a run-off vote held at the December meeting. You must be present at the meeting in order to vote.
The Association is currently accepting membership renewals for the 2014 calendar year. Please submit a new application with your payment. We also now accept major credit cards at monthly meetings.
The Metro Fire/Arson Investigators Association is a group of public safety professionals that deal with the investigation and prosecution of crimes involving fire and explosions on a Municipal, State, and Federal level. The membership consists of investigators from several police and fire departments, troopers from the State Fire Marshal’s Office, agents from the Bureau of ATF, as well as Assistant District Attorneys.
Metro Arson is dedicated to the professional development of the investigative knowledge of its members through seminars, professional speakers, origin & cause determinations, live burn demonstrations, investigative methods and techniques, investigative resources, and criminal procedure.