Monday, April 24, 2017

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RETIREMENT OF LIEUTENANT RICHARD FILIPOW

The Fairfield Police Department announces the retirement of Lieutenant Richard Filipow from active duty with the agency on March 31, 2017. Lt. Filipow joined the department on February 5, 1996. P....

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DISPATCHERS WANTED

The Fairfield Police Department is accepting applications for full-time dispatchers. Experience is preferred.  Salary is $35,000 plus a $500 stipend for having an EMT certification. A benefit pack....

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Police Blotter & Latest News

  • Lake Hopatcong Man Arrested for Heroin Possession and Shoplifting
    Fairfield (NJ) The Fairfield Police Department announces the arrest of Anthony Bellina (31) of Lake Hopatcong, N.J. for possession of heroin and shoplifting on April 18, 2017. On that date, at approximately 7:43 P.M., Fairfield officers responded...
    19 April 2017
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  • Easter Altercation Leads to Aggravated Assault Arrest
    Fairfield (NJ) The Fairfield Police Department announces the arrest of Durim Adili (72) of Little Falls, N.J. for aggravated assault on April 16, 2017. On that date, at approximately 9:49 AM, all available police units were dispatched to a Little...
    17 April 2017
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  • DUI Arrest of Paterson Man
    Fairfield (NJ) The Fairfield Police Department announces the arrest of Angel Maldonado (56) of Paterson, N.J. for driving under the influence on April 13, 2017. On that date, at approximately 12:46 AM, Officer Sean McCormack was on patrol on...
    17 April 2017
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  • West Caldwell Man Charged with Shoplifting Appliances
    Fairfield (NJ) The Fairfield Police Department announces the arrest of Michael DiOrio (30) of West Caldwell for shoplifting on April 14, 2017. On that date, at approximately 4:12 PM, officers were dispatched to the Target store, located on Route...
    17 April 2017
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  • Route 80 MV Stop Leads to Recovery of Heroin
    Fairfield (NJ) The Fairfield Police Department announces the arrest of Michael Toth (35) of Dingmans Ferry, PA and William Braxton (28) of Lake Ariel, PA for possession of heroin, and possession of heroin with intent to distribute on April 13,...
    14 April 2017
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  • Detectives Investigate Farmstead Lane Burglary
    Fairfield (NJ) The Fairfield Police Department is actively investigating a residential burglary that occurred on Farmstead Lane on April 11, 2017, between the hours of 8:00-8:45 P.M., No one was home at the time of the incident. Unknown actors...
    12 April 2017
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  • FAIRFIELD OFFICERS CAN USE COMMUNITY’S HELP IN HONORING FALLEN OFFICERS
    Sergeant Frank Tracey and Detective Ian Rasmussen will represent the Fairfield Police Department this year in the upcoming Police Unity Tour. This event is a four-day, nearly 300 mile bicycle ride that departs from Florham Park, N.J. on May...
    08 March 2017
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Fairfield Police Department of New Jersey

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We recognize the need to take a leadership role in the areas of law enforcement, education, domestic preparedness, emergency medical services and address quality of life issues.

We seek to build partnerships with all the members of our community in an effort to maintain order while affording dignity and respect to every individual.

With faith in our society and honor in our work ethic, we will strive to protect and serve with excellence.

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