Former Police Chief Reportedly Pleads Not Guilty to OUI 

Fairfield’s former police chief has reportedly pleaded not guilty to operating under the influence. John Emery was placed on leave from the department in December. Town officials wouldn’t say why.He resigned in March.According to the Morning Sentinel, Emery went on leave two days after more than a dozen law enforcement officers were called to his street for a disturbance. The Morning Sentinel reports police will not comment on the situation.