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.                

Lt. James Gentry
Lt. James Gentry , Asst. Fire Marshall

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

Fire Inspector Tim Rowland                    Inspector Judd Killebrew
Tim Rowland                                        Judd Killebrew
Fire Inspector                                        Fire Inspector


 As of September 5, 2014 the City of Southaven has adopted the 2012 International Code Set

Code of Ordinances