Crossville, Alabama

Crossville is a town in northeastern Alabama, in DeKalb County. Fort Payne is the County Seat of DeKalb County. The mayor of Crossville is Roger “Dino” Richards, and City Hall is located on Alabama Highway 68. Crossville has a population of 1,862 people.

Crossville City Hall
14521 AL-68
Crossville, AL 35962

Roger “Dino” Richards, Mayor
256-528-7121 ext 5

During the year 2016, there were no reported murders, rapes, or robberies in Crossville. There were 4 reported assaults, 6 reported burglaries, 15 reported thefts, and 6 reported auto thefts. This gave Crossville a crime index of 124.7, which is far below the United States national crime index of 284.2. There were 19 registered sex offenders living in Crossville, as of March 2018.

Crossville, Alabama – Police Station and Crime Statistics

There were 31 reported crimes in Crossville in the year 2016. This gave the city a crime rate of 1,680 per 100,000 persons. This is far lower than both the United States national crime rate of 2,837 per 100,000 persons, and the Alabama state crime rate of 3,480 per 100,000 persons. Property crime is the most common crime in Crossville.

The Crossville Police Department is also located on Alabama Highway 68, and the department employs approximately 4 police officers. Chris West is the Chief of Police.

Crossville Police Department
14521 AL-68
Crossville, AL 35962

Crossville Police Department Facebook Page

The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office is one of the larger police departments, and the office is run by Sheriff Nick Welden. The Sheriff’s Office is located in Fort Payne, and department divisions include office and jail administration, DARE, the drug task force, the mounted unit, patrol officers, the sex offenders division, investigators, and the special response team.

DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office
2801 Jordan Rd SW
Fort Payne, AL 35968

DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office Facebook Page

The DeKalb County Jail generally houses over 200 inmates daily. The Chief Jail Administrator is David Smith, and there are 46 staff members at the jail. Video terminals may be used for visitation, but an appointment must be made in advance. Each visit is limited to 3 visitors per inmate, and a visit may be no longer than 30 minutes.

Crossville, Alabama – Open Records Requests

Open Records Requests must be submitted through the Town Clerk, Debby Stepleton. It’s the Town Clerk’s responsibility to oversee all legal and financial documents for the town, and ensure that accurate records are kept.

Debby Stepleton
14521 AL-68
Crossville, AL 35962
256-528-7121 ext 4