Fire Marshal's Office

Fire Marshal ShieldThe mission of the City of Winchester Fire Marshal's Office is to prevent injury, loss of life, damage, or loss of property due to fire or related health and safety hazards by proactively identifying and correcting conditions that contributes to the cause and spread of fire or damage to the environment.


  • Enforcement of the Statewide Fire Prevention Code
  • Community risk reduction
    • Public education events 
    • Juvenile fire setter intervention
    • Smoke alarm neighborhood canvassing
  • Investigation into the origin and cause of fire and explosive related incidents as well as offenses related to the threats to burn and/or bomb
  • Investigation into the release of hazardous materials

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Working Smoke Detectors Can Save Your Life

Code Compliance Guidelines 

Fire Prevention Code Permit Applications 

Make a 100 degree difference

Jeremy LuttrellJeremy Luttrell
Fire Marshal

Timbrook Public Safety Center
231 East Piccadilly Street
Winchester, VA 22601
(540) 662-2298
Fax: (540) 542-1318


      Matthew Gearhart
      Deputy Fire Marshal