Fire Code Enforcement & Investigation Division

Fire Code Enforcement 

Desoto County Emergency Services is responsible for fire code enforcement in the unincorporated portions of Desoto County. In addition to conducting annual inspections of commercial buildings, Desoto County Emergency Services performs plan reviews and conducts inspections of all new buildings for fire and life safety code compliance.

Fire Investigation

The goal of the fire investigation division is to help prevent loss of life and property by determining the cause and origin of fires or explosions. Desoto County Emergency Services provides a team of investigators who partner with Desoto County Sheriff’s Department Investigators to determine the cause and origin of fires and explosions in the unincorporated portions of Desoto County.