It is located in Jefferson County, AL. It has a population of 10,759 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 876.48 per 10.000 people. There have been 943 arrests in 2017. The city has seen an uptick in arrest records since last year by 0.007%. The majority of crimes committed in Fairfield are larceny/theft crimes - 445 incarcerations, whereas the least popular crime is the arson - only 0 arrests.
The city has seen more non-violent crimes than violent. There have been 205 felony charges and 738 non-violent crimes.
For the time period of 2007-2017, the city of Fairfield averaged 1,431 violent crimes. Of that total, 33 was for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 70 was for legacy rape, 595 was for robbery, and 733 was for aggravated assault.