Prevention / Inspection

The Prevention Bureau is under the direction of Fire Marshal Brian Andersen.
The bureau has two full-time Fire Inspectors, Robby Brown and Stuart Hammer.  The Minot Fire Department Prevention Bureau enforces the provisions of the 2012 International Fire code and local amendments.


The Minot Fire Department Fire Prevention Bureau offers the following services:
  • Arson and Fire Cause Determination Investigations
  • Building Plans Review
  • Code Enforcement
  • Fire Alarm system plans review
  • Fire and Life safety Education
  • Fire Suppression system plans review
  • Inspections
  • Public Education
  • Zoning Consultation