The Patrol Division is the largest division in the Fairfield Police Department. It consists of the uniformed officers assigned to patrol duties. Officers staff this division 24 hours a day / 7 days a week and perform a wide range of functions.
The Patrol Division also consists of several specialized units such as:
The Investigative Division is responsible for conducting criminal investigations for a wide assortment of offenses, including but not limited to:
- Narcotic Violations
- Sexual Assault
- Missing Persons
- Child Abuse
- Financial and Identity Thefts
- Other in depth or long term investigations
The Investigative Unit is also responsible for approving permits such a pistol permits, transient merchant, bazaar, raffle, etc.