Butler, Alabama

Butler is a small town in central Alabama, near the Mississippi border, and is in Choctaw County. Butler is also the County Seat of Choctaw County, and the population is 1,894 people. Mike Williams is the mayor of Butler. The City Hall is located on Mulberry Avenue.

Town of Butler
City Hall
222 S. Mulberry Avenue
Butler, AL 36904

Town of Butler Facebook Page

In the year 2016, there were no murders, rapes, or robberies in Butler. There were 8 reported assaults and 13 reported burglaries. There were also 14 reported thefts and 3 reported auto thefts. This gave Butler a crime index of 185.9, much lower than the United States national crime index of 280.5. As of March 2018, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Butler.

Butler, Alabama – Police Station and Crime Statistics

For the year 2016, there were 38 reported crimes in Butler. This gives the town a crime rate of 2,134 per 100,000 persons, which is lower than both the Alabama state crime rate of 3,480 per 100,000 persons and the United States national crime rate of 2,837 per 100,000 persons. Property crime is the most common crime in Butler.

The Butler Police Department is also located on Mulberry Avenue, and the employs 8 police officers. Jimmy Huckeba is the Chief of Police.

Butler Police Department
222 S. Mulberry Avenue
Butler, AL 36904

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Office is also located in Butler and the sheriff is Scott Lolley. The Choctaw County Jail is also on the premises with the sheriff’s office.

Choctaw County Sheriff’s Office
117 S Mulberry Avenue
Butler, AL 36904

The Choctaw County’s Most Wanted list can be viewed online.

Butler, Alabama – Open Records Requests

Open Records Requests must be submitted through the Town Clerk, Vonda Webb. The Town Clerk is responsible for ensuring that accurate records are kept for the town and that the elections run smoothly.

Vonda Webb, Town Clerk
City Hall
114 North Academy Avenue
Butler, AL 36904