Division of Fire Safety Investigator Bill Albus, center, accepts the Harry Hansen Memorial Award for outstanding performance and contributions to Fire Investigation.

Albus has served with the Division for 28 years and serves as volunteer Assistant Fire Chief of the Little Dixie Fire Protection District. During his service to the Missouri Division of Fire Safety, Albus has had numerous high profile investigations that have led to convictions in both state and federal court.


The Harry Hanson Award recognizes individuals who have made a significant contribution toward advancing fire investigation in the State of Missouri.


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