Under the direction of Police Chief Terrance P. Wisener, the Fairlawn Police Department operates from a state of the art complex constructed in 1999. Our Department is located at 3487 S. Smith Rd. (just south of W. Market St./Route 18).

The Department is divided into two divisions: Administrative Services, which consists of Records, Secretarial and Communications, and Field Services, which consists of the Detective Bureau and Patrol Bureau.

Mission Statement

We are dedicated to providing a safe and secure Fairlawn by interacting with others in a courteous, fair and impartial manner and, by working in partnership with the community, improving the quality of life for all who reside in, work in, or visit our great city.