Matt Larson joins ProNet Group as Fire O&C Investigator in San Francisco Bay area
SAN FRANCISCO, CA (August 23, 2022) – Mr. Larson has twenty-nine (29) years of experience in public safety as a fire fighter, fire investigator, and sheriff’s deputy, with twenty (20) plus years leading and managing the investigation of large loss fire scenes. He has personally conducted over 500 fire origin and cause investigations in the private and public sectors, including wildfires, serial arson cases, frauds and fatalities. He has successfully qualified as an expert in fire origin and cause multiple over a dozen times in California state courts.
While serving in the public sector for Contra Costa County Fire Protection District and Healdsburg Fire Department, Mr. Larson is directly responsible for determining the origin and cause of fires and explosions through scene examination, documenting the scene, evidence collection and preservation, interview and interrogations, post incident investigation and reporting. He is a member of the California Conference of Arson Investigators, California Narcotics Officer Association, and National Association of Fire Investigators.