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Fire Investigator


Mr. Tiscareno is a Certified Fire Investigator with Fire Cause Analysis and a Battalion Chief/ Fire Investigator with the City of Manhattan Beach in California. He is the President of the South Bay Arson Task Force and has served as the President of the Orange County Arson Task Force. He was a Terrorism Liaison Officer with the Newport Beach Fire Department. Mr. Tiscareno is a California State Fire Marshal’s Office Certified Fire Investigator, Chief Officer, and Fire Officer Certified.

Mr. Tiscareno has over 21 years of professional experience and education in the fire service. During his fire service career, he has been a Firefighter, Fire Engineer, Fire Captain, Training Captain, Battalion Chief, Fire Investigator, Public Information Officer, and Safety Officer

Mr. Tiscareno is an active member of the International Association of Arson Investigators (IAAI), and is an IAAI Certified Fire Investigator. He served as a member of the California Conference of Arson Investigators Board of Directors for two years.

Kevin Tiscareno holds a position on the Board of Directors for the California Conference of Arson Investigators (CCAI). Additionally, holds a Master of Arts in Public Administration from California State University Long Beach and a Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Leadership from Chapman University.



  • International Association of Arson Investigators (IAAI)- Certified Fire Investigator
  • Center for Public Safety Excellence Fire Officer Program
  • California State Fire Marshal Investigation Courses 1A, 1B, 2A, 2B, and PC 832
  • National Wildfire Coordinating Group (NWCG) S-190, S-231, S290, and All Risk -330
  • Urban Search & Rescue Certified (US&R)


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