Inspections and Investigations

 Fire Investigations and Inspections 

The mission of the Southaven Fire Department’s Investigation and Inspection division is to provide the citizens of Southaven with protection against loss of life and property by fire through Inspections and fire code enforcement in existing structures, including annual inspections of schools, institutions, assemblies and businesses. Fire and life safety is enhanced through the development and enforcement of adopted fire codes. The Division inspects new and existing buildings for fire code compliance and conducts plan reviews to ensure compliance prior to new construction.  In addition, investigations are performed to determine the causes of fires and related incidents, and works with law enforcement officials to reduce the incidence of arson in the community.  

Tim Rowland - Assistant Fire Marshal
Fire Marshal
Fire Inspector/Investigator
Jason Pounders
Fire Inspector/Investigator

Fire Inspector

8710 Northwest Dr.
2nd floor
Southaven, MS 38671
Office: 662-393-7466
Fax: 662-280-6521

 As of January 1, 2021 the City of Southaven has adopted the 2018 International Code Set

Code of Ordinances