Meet Chief Dan Marshall

Dan Marshall became Fairfield’s Chief of Police on November 7, 2022.

Chief Marshall began his law enforcement career in 1998 as a Reserve Police Officer and Animal Control Officer in the City of Benicia. In November of 1999, he was hired by the Fairfield Police Department, where he has since had an incredible career, working in various assignments including Crime Prevention, Youth Services and Narcotics.

He has overseen the Peer Support Program, Homeless Intervention Team, and Crisis Intervention Team, and worked with Solano County Health and Social Services to implement the Mobile Crisis program and bring Crisis Intervention Training to Solano County.

Dan was promoted to Lieutenant in 2016.  In 2021, he was promoted to captain and managed the Operations Bureau, which includes, Patrol, Investigations, Youth Services, Homeless Intervention Team, PAL, and the Traffic Unit.

Dan is a recognized leader throughout the community and works with various local organizations to actively bridge the gap between law enforcement and the community. Serving people is his passion and he focuses on changing our young people’s lives.


Sergeant, Fairfield PD

Growing up in the same city he keeps safe everyday gives John a unique perspective on the city, the job, and why  he still calls Fairfield home. 

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Amanda Graham

K9 Handler, Fairfield PD

With access to career defining specialties like K9 Handler, Amanda is building her career at Fairfield PD. New skills and more opportunities, it’s all part of the plan at Fairfield PD

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Kadi Machado

Officer, Fairfield PD

World-class training facilities and a community that embraces their police department. Kadi is using these tools to bring  kindness and compassion to her job everyday.

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Gabriela Lopez

Dispatch Supervisor

She’s the first voice someone hears when they are calling for help. Dispatch Supervisor Gabriela knows what it takes to excel in a job where every second counts and every word matters.

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Kerndeep Balhotra


With a passion for services and a strong bond with the community he calls home Kerndeep is starting his career in law enforcement as a Community Service Officer (CSO).

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