On May 9th, 2011 at the open house for newly renovated Station 2 Fire Inspector Matt Angelo was honored for completing State of Alabama APOST training and after that recognition Chief Donnie West promoted Angelo to the position of Fire Marshal. The promotion effectively changes Angelo's rank to that of an Administrative Captain. He will serve as the Fire District's Fire Marshal as well as the three cities that the district services, Center Point, Clay, and Pinson. 

 
Fire Chief Donnie West congratulates Matt Angelo for completing APOST and on his promotion to Fire Marshal.

APOST  (Alabama Peace Officers Standards and Training Commission) training occurs every other weekend for 14 months and after graduating on May 9th Matt is a certified State peace officer and certified reserve Sheriff.

 

 

While in the field conducting fire investigations and fire code compliance activity, he works very close with the men and women of the Sheriff’s Office, including the Evidence Collection Unit Detectives, Detectives and Patrol Units. Together as a team, it is their overall mission “to keep neighborhoods and communities safe”. We are very proud of Matt in these accomplishments.