Goodwater, Alabama

Goodwater, Alabama, is a town located in central Alabama, in Coosa County. Rockford is the County Seat of Coosa County. The population of Goodwater is 1,475 people, and town offices are located on Alabama Highway 9. Lonnie Goodwell is the Mayor.

Town of Goodwater
22546 Alabama Highway 9
Goodwater, AL 35072

In the year 2016, there were no murders, rapes, or robberies reported in Goodwater. There were 6 reported assaults and 6 reported burglaries. There were also 10 reported thefts and 4 reported auto thefts. This gave the town a crime index of 177.5, which is lower than the United States national crime index of 288.8. As of May 2018, there were 35 registered sex offenders living in Goodwater.

Goodwater, Alabama – Police Station and Crime Information

In the year 2016, there were 26 reported crimes in Goodwater. This gave the town a crime rate of 1,973 per 100,000 persons. This is lower than 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 Goodwater.

The Goodwater Police Department is located on Main Street. Gerald Whetstone is the Chief of Police.

Goodwater Police Department
51 S. Main Street
Goodwater, AL 35072

The Coosa County Sheriff’s Office is the other police department that serves the area, located in Rockford, and the sheriff is Michael Howell.

Coosa County Sheriff’s Office
296 School Street
Rockford AL 35136

The Coosa County Jail is located on the premises with the sheriff’s office, and the Jail Administrator is Michael Mull. Visitation with the inmates is limited to 15 minutes, with a maximum of 2 visitors per week. Visitors must be listed on a preapproved list from the inmate. Visitation is held on Saturdays.

Open Records Requests may be submitted to the City Clerk’s Office. The City Clerk is responsible for ensuring that accurate records are kept for the town. Tina Lauderdale is the current City Clerk.

Tina Lauderdale, City Clerk
22546 Alabama Highway 9
Goodwater, AL 35072