In May of 2021, Fairmont Police Department hired Brad Buhmann to fill the recently created position of Community Service Officer. Click here to read an article about CSO Buhmann from the Fairmont Sentinel.
The Fairmont Police Department 2020 Annual Report is available on our website! Click here to review the annual report.
Our annual Shop with a Cop event looked a little different in 2020 due to COVID restrictions. Although officers were unable to shop with children in the store, families were still provided with plenty of holiday cheer and presents! (Pictured left to right: Officer Will Murray, Officer Jason Christenson, Sergeant Jaime Bleess, Sergeant Michael Beletti)
Officer Jaime Bleess was promoted to the rank of Sergeant in October of 2020. Click here to read an article in the Fairmont Sentinel.
Fairmont Officers recently began wearing load bearing vests which takes weight from equipment off the duty belt. Click here to read an article on the load bearing vests from the Fairmont Sentinel.
Fairmont Police Officers will soon be wearing a newly designed patch on their uniforms. Claudia Bleess was presented with a recognition award and shadow box for her work designing the new patch. Click here to read an article in the Fairmont Sentinel.
Fairmont Police Chief Michael Hunter presented the 2019 FPD Annual Report at the City Council meeting on February 24, 2020. Click here to view a copy of the report.
CADA (Committee Against Domestic Violence) office is now located at 403 S. State Street, Fairmont, MN Phone: 507-399-2001 24 Hour Crisis Line: 1-800-477-0466 www.cadamn.org
Fairmont Police Department welcomes Officer Dayton Asmus who was recently hired as a full time officer. Click here to read an article from the Fairmont Sentinel.
Officer Brad Buhmann is set to retire this fall after serving as a police officer for over 30 years. Click here to read an article from the Fairmont Sentinel.