Fire Prevention Division

FM Minnetto Class BFire Marshal Matt Minnetto

Fire Marshal Minnetto has been with the City of Sanford Fire Department for 16 years.  After spending the beginning years of his career on shift as a Firefighter/EMT, he was promoted to Fire Inspector in 2006 and then promoted to Fire Marshal in 2018.

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FI JamesFire Inspector Mark James

Fire Inspector James has worked for the City of Sanford Fire Department for 26 years.  After being hired on as a shift Firefighter/Paramedic in 1993, Mark was promoted to Fire Inspector in 2001.


FI DetzelFire Inspector Jeff Detzel

Fire Inspector Detzel began his career with the City of Sanford Fire Department in 2011 as a Firefighter/EMT.  After also working part time in Fire Prevention for a few years, Jeff was promoted to a full time Fire Inspector in 2018.


Other Positions in Fire Prevention

Part Time Fire Inspector Anthony Avila

Part Time Fire Inspector Dan Taylor


Informational Links:

Annual Fire Inspection Application - Non-Profit/Charitable Only

Fire Inspection Information for New Businesses

 New Development Life Safety Guidelines

Fire Inspection Request Checklist