Bike to Work Day - May 16, 2014


May 16, 2014 is Bike to Work Day.  The Fairfield Police Department reminds all motorists to use caution while driving and to share the road with bicyclists.  Bicyclists are also reminded to obey all motor vehicle traffic laws when biking on a roadway.


Fairfield Police and Mental Health Awareness

FAIRFIELD POLICE FEATURED IN NEWS ARTICLE ON POLICE MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS TRAINING: The Fairfield Police Department and its Crisis Intervention Training program was recently featured in an article which was published as part of a reporting partnership that includes NPR, WNPR and Kaiser Health News.


Counterfeit Bill Suspect - CVS, 1968 Black Rock Turnpike

The Fairfield Police Department is investigating the use of counterfeit $100 bills to purchase Green Dot Cards at CVS, 1968 Black Rock Tpke, Fairfield, CT on April 30, 2014.  The suspect is pictured below.


Suspicious Note at Fairfield Warde HS

On 5/8/2014 a note was found scribbled on a desk at Fairfield Warde HS. The note simply said "Going to bomb school" on 5/9/2014. There are no indications that the message is credible, especially in light of several recent and similar bomb hoaxes in the area. The Fairfield Police Department is investigating this message and are taking steps to ensure that the school is safe. Fairfield Warde High and all other schools will be open tomorrow May 9.

Any additional information will be released when available. 


Sobriety Checkpoints - Sat., April 26, 2014 - Fairfield Beach Area

Sobriety Checkpoints on Saturday, April 26, 2014 in the Fairfield Beach Area.

The Fairfield Police Department will be conducting two separate Sobriety Checkpoints in the Fairfield Beach area on Saturday, April 26, 2014.

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, "each year more than 10,000 people die on the road due to drunk driving."  In an efforct to stop this deadly epidemic, police everywhere are on the lookout for drunk drivers. 

Temporary Tow Zones - Beach Area - Saturday April 26, 2014

Temporary Tow Away Zones in the Beach area will be in effect on Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 10 AM until 6 PM.

The following streets will be effected:

  • Fairfield Beach Road from Penfield Road to College Place 
  • Reef Road from Quincy Street south to Fairfield Beach Road
  • Lalley Blvd from Quincy Street south to Fairfield Beach Road
  • Rowland Road from Quincy Street south to Fairfield Beach Road
  • Penfield Road from Quincy Street south to Fairfield Beach Road

School Safety Memo - Suspicous Person

On 4/20/2014 at approximately 3:30 PM, we received a report of a suspicious person in the area of Sky Top Drive and the Fairchild Wheeler Golf Course.

A young neighborhood boy reports that on 4/19 (3:30 PM) and 4/20 (3:30 PM) he observed a male watching him from the wooded area that runs between his backyard and the golf course. The boy stated that on both occasions the male quickly fled into the woods after being noticed.


Motor Vehicle Accident - Stratfield Road

On Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 5:58 PM, the Fairfield Police and Fire Departments responded to a motor vehicle accident involving an elderly male operator who was pinned between the door of his vehicle and the wall of a detached garage at his Stratfield Road residence.


Telecommunicator Appreciation Week 2014

The Fairfield Police Department wants to take this opportunity to send a special thanks to all our Emergency Telecommunications Officers for the job they do every day.  You are all an integral part of our emergency services team and we appreciate the skills you have, the hard work you do and the professionalism you show every day of the year.  You are an important part of the team that helps the Fairfield Police Department meet its mission of “Making Fairfield Safer.”