City of Fairfax Police Department

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The City of Fairfax Police Department headquarters lobby, 3730 Old Lee Highway, is closed until further notice.

There is a phone accessible at the headquarters door for walk-ins and emergency, and records requests can be made online through

The City of Fairfax Police Department remains a 24-hour operation, and officers are still here to help and serve the public. 

In case of emergency, call 911.


Thank you for visiting the City of Fairfax Police Department web page.

We hope you will find interesting and useful information — not only about our many Police Department services and programs, but also information that will help enhance your safety and that of the community. The men and women of the department are committed to providing professional police services of the highest quality. 

Please do not use this website or email as a means of reporting a crime in progress. 

In case of emergency, dial 911. 

For non-emergency situations, contact Police Dispatch at 703.385.7924.

Department Directory

Community Policing Teams

Career Opportunities (lucrative starting salary incentives for VA Certified Police Officers/Lateral Transfers)

Hire a Off Duty Police Officer

Commendation or Complaint

Police Non-Emergency: 703.385.7924

Animal Control Questions/Adoptions: 703.385.7919