Dora, Alabama

Dora is a city in central Alabama, in Walker County. The County Seat of Walker County is Jasper. The population of Dora is 2,025 people, and the mayor of the city is Randy Stephens. City Hall is located on Sharon Boulevard.

City of Dora
City Hall
1485 Sharon Blvd
Dora, AL 35062

City of Dora Facebook Page

In the year 2016, there were no murders in Dora. There were 3 reported robberies, 1 reported rape, and 7 reported assaults. There were also 24 reported burglaries, 83 reported thefts, and 7 reported auto thefts. This gave the city a crime index of 444.8, which is significantly higher than 277.0. In March 2018, there were 17 registered sex offenders living in Dora.

Dora, Alabama – Police Station and Crime Statistics

There were 125 reported crimes in Dora in the year 2016. This gave the city a crime rate of 6,420 per 100,000 persons. This is dramatically higher 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. Thefts and property crimes are the most common crimes in Dora.

The Dora Police Department is also located on Sharon Boulevard, and the Chief of Police is Jared Hall.

Dora Police Department
1485 Sharon Blvd
Dora, AL 35062

Dora Police Department Facebook Page

The Walker County Sheriff’s Office is located in Jasper, and the sheriff is Nick Smith. Divisions within the sheriff’s office include administration, criminal investigations, patrol, computer forensics, communications, drug enforcement, county jail, and SWAT. Richard Calloway is the Jail Administrator.

Walker County Sheriff’s Office
2001 2nd Ave
Jasper, AL 35501

Walker County Sheriff’s Office Facebook Page

Dora, Alabama – Open Records Requests

Open Records Requests must be made through the City Clerk, who is SuLeigh Warren. The City Clerk is responsible for maintaining all city records.

SuLeigh Warren, City Clerk
1485 Sharon Blvd
Dora, AL 35062