Child Dies in Eastern Jefferson County Fire

At approximately 11:39 AM, on June 30, 2021, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office received a call of a mobile home that was on fire at the 7600 block of Self Lane.  The caller stated that there was a 7-year-old boy trapped in a bedroom inside the home. ...

Second Fairfield Murder Suspect in Custody

Around 9:00 PM on June 23, 2021, suspect Da’Marcus Gilliam was taken into custody for the murder of Jon Paul Matthew Kimber.  Gilliam is charged with Capital Murder and is being held with no bond.  Additional charges may be added as the investigation continues....

Update: First Arrest Made in Fairfield Robbery-Homicide

On Friday, June 18, 2021, Jefferson County Sheriff’s Detectives identified and arrested a suspect for the murder of 27 year old Jon Paul Matthew Kimber.  Kimber was discovered by a passerby lying in the roadway near Gary Avenue and 49th Street in Fairfield...

Update on Overnight Shooting in Fairfield

Around 11:00 PM on June 16, 2021, Jefferson County Deputies were called to a location near Gary Avenue and 49th Avenue in Fairfield to investigate a person who had been shot.  The victim, a 27 year old male, was pronounced dead on the scene. After gathering evidence...