Mr. Frezza’s professional career has spanned over 30 as a Fire Consultant, Fire Inspector and Investigator, Deputy Fire Marshal, Firefighter and Emergency Medical Technician. He served as a Firefighter and Emergency Medical Technician and Fire Inspector and Investigator with the Manchester Fire Rescue EMS Department, Connecticut and Deputy Fire Marshal with the Town of Vernon, Connecticut. During that time, he has investigated over 450 fires and explosions to include commercial, industrial and residential structures, passenger and commercial vehicles and fire fatalities.
He has conducted fire and explosion origin and cause investigations in commercial, residential and industrial structures and environments. Investigates fire and explosion incidents involving personal and commercial vehicles including recreational, marine and heavy equipment. Investigates fires involving appliances and electrical devices. Preservation, documentation and collection of evidence related to fire and explosion investigations. Experienced in project management and subrogation. Conduct interviews, research and application of investigative techniques and principals to complete oral and written reports for all incidents.
Mr. Frezza holds a Master of Science degree in Fire and Explosion Investigation and a Graduate Certificate from the Dr. Henry C. Lee College of Criminal Justice and Forensic Science. He has completed educational seminars and continuing education courses in the field of fire investigation, post-blast investigation, fire code enforcement, fire prevention and education, emergency medical services and juvenile fire setting. Mr. Frezza has participated and assisted with numerous continuing educational training programs involving the investigation of fires with the Connecticut State Police Fire Investigation and Explosion Unit, Federal Bureau of Investigation and Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms & Explosives. This includes live fire and post-blast training involving structures and vehicles and assistance with the Connecticut State Police Fire Investigation and Explosion Unit Advanced Fire Investigation School.
Mr. Frezza has been recognized for his achievements and receipt of the following award and acknowledgements: Connecticut Chapter of the International Association of Arson Investigators Outstanding Accomplishment Award for the thorough investigation, dedication and commitment that led to the arrest, conviction and life sentence of the perpetrator of a murder/arson case. An official citation from the Town of Manchester, Connecticut for recognition of an The Outstanding Service award presented by the International Association of Arson Investigators for a residential murder/arson investigation and conviction.
Area of Expertise:
- Fire and Explosion Investigations