The following pages contain statistics collected by F.I.R.S.T. from the juveniles that have gone through the program. That data spans from 2000 to June of 2004, and is exclusive to F.I.R.S.T. participants. This data is used to identify where education is most needed among the youth of our area. The statistics help track trends and behavioral patterns so they may be addressed with education. This type of knowledge allows F.I.R.S.T. instructors to target the areas where education is most needed. These pages may be changed and/or updated as new data is compiled.
In the years 2003-05, in the school district of Duluth alone, 26 playground or school fires were started.