Hiring A Police Officer


Road Job

Fairfield Police officers can be hired to work outside employment for the following situations:

  • Traffic Control

  • Crowd Control

  • Security Patrol

  • Other appropriate assignments.

There is a set rate for officer regardless of rank. Persons or companies hiring police officers cannot request certain officers or officers of specific ranks. The fees are as follows:


PAY RATE: $50.00 per hour

Effective July 1, 2008: $57.00


Minimum Hours
Monday through Friday 4 Hours
Saturday / Sundays / Holidays / After Midnight 4 Hours

VEHICLE CHARGE: $20.00 per hour.

Jobs that require a police vehicle will be charged $20.00 per hour above the per officer rate of $45.00 per hour. The Administrative Division will determine the need for a vehicle on a case by case basis. Vehicles may not always be available.

Those individuals or companies wanting to hire an officer or officers should contact Maria Biegel at 203-254-4830 for information. If after normal business hours you can call 203-254-4808. We do require payment in advance and we recommend you contact us at least one week before the event.

Fairfield Police officers may only perform the above duties within the town of Fairfield. If you need an officer for a location outside of Fairfield you must contact the police department in the town/city of the event.