K9 Officer Jagger joined the Fairfield Police Department in October 2015 and is handled by Officer Kevin Wells.
Officer Kevin Wells has been a Fairfield Police Officer since March 01, 1999. Officer Wells is currently assigned to the patrol division, where he is a Field Training Officer, Bike Officer, and K9 Officer. Officer Wells was partnered with K9 Officer Ruger in September 2011 and graduated in November 2011 from a Patrol/Narcotic K9 class. Officer Wells is currently an Advisor for Fairfield Police Explorers and has been a PAL Board Member since 2000. Officer Wells is also the treasurer for the Fairfield Police Benevolent Association and a Union Stewart for the local police union. Officer Wells graduated St. Joseph High School in Trumbull and attended University of New Haven, where he studied Criminal Justice.
In October 2015 after retiring K9 Officer Ruger, Officer Wells was partnered with his new partner K9 Jagger. Retired K9 Officer Ruger is now living with Officer Wells as his family pet.
The Fairfield Police Department K-9 Unit is entirely funded by corporate and private donations from the community.
Donations to the K9 Unit are tax deductible under section 170(c)(1) of the Internal Revenue Code.
Thank you for your continued support!