The HFD Prevention Command
Executive Assistant Chief Richard Galvan
This Division includes the following divisions:
Preparedness & Homeland Security (Assistant Chief Thomas Munoz) - This division includes: Homeland Security, Incident Management Teams, Public Affairs/PIO, Planning and Reseach, and CERT Coordinator.
Resources Management & Special Projects (Assistant Chief Herbert Griffin) - This division includes apparatus design, building services, fleet services, permits, equipment management and uniform committee.
Staff Services (Assistant Chief Michelle McLeod) - This division includes: Staff Services, Management Analyst Group and Alternative Dispute Resolution.
Arson Bureau - The law enforcement agency of the Houston Fire Department is the Fire & Arson Investigation Division. This division responds in the event of incendiary fires, multiple alarm fires, fire deaths, bombings and criminal or terrorist activity associated with fires.
Life Safety Bureau - The Life Safety Bureau (LSB) is a division of the Fire Prevention Command under the direction of the Fire Marshal. The Assistant Fire Marshal is responsible for managing the daily administrative functions of the LSB, along with overseeing fire and life safety code enforcement functions.