Fire Marshal

Justin Garcia Fire Marshal / Asst. Chief 

The Fire Marshal is a law enforcement entity with the Fire Department which is responsible for Fire Codes Enforcement, Arson Investigations and Juvenile Fire-setters Program.

The Fire Marshal and Fire Inspectors are responsible for inspection and reviewing plans on any new construction, existing buildings and structures. Additions or alterations to any building or structure shall comply with the requirements of the code for new construction.  Additions or alterations shall not be made to an existing building or structure that will cause the existing building or structure to be in violation of any provisions of the City of Universal City Fire Code.  

The Fire Marshal is also an information source for fire protection systems that have been installed and now must be maintained.