Guin, Alabama

Guin is a city in central Alabama, in Marion County. Hamilton is the County Seat of Marion County. Guin has a population of 2,376 people, and the mayor is Phil Segraves. City Hall is located on US Highway 43.

City of Guin
City Hall
7500 US Highway 43
Guin, AL 35563

City of Guin Facebook Page

In the year 2016, there were no murders or robberies in Guin. There were 7 reported assaults and 1 reported rape. There were also 12 reported burglaries, 42 reported thefts, and 4 reported auto thefts. This gave the city a crime index of 218.1, which is lower than the United States national crime index of 283.8. There were 20 registered sex offenders living in Guin, as of April 2018.

Guin, Alabama – Police Station and Crime Statistics

In the year 2016, there were 66 reported crimes in Guin. This gave the city a crime rate of 2,856 per 100,000 persons. This is below the Alabama state crime rate of 3,480 per 100,000 persons, and comparable to the United States national crime rate of 2,837 per 100,000 persons. Thefts and property crimes are the most common crimes in Guin.

The Guin Police Department is also located on US Highway 43, and Doug Webb is the Chief of Police. The police department employs 5 other police officers.

Guin Police Department
7500 US Highway 43
Guin, AL 35563

The Marion County Sheriff’s Office also handles crime in the Guin area, and it’s located on Winchester Drive in Hamilton, Alabama. The Sheriff is Kevin Williams. Divisions within the Sheriff’s Office include patrol, investigations, a drug task force, jail administration, and a sex offenders division.

Marion County Sheriff’s Office
280 Winchester Drive
Hamilton, AL 35570

Marion County Sheriff’s Office Facebook Page

Sheriff Kevin Williams

A list of most wanted people can be found within the website of the Marion County Sheriff’s Office. The list can be sorted by name or date.

The Marion County Jail is located on the premises, and typically houses approximately 100 inmates at any given time. The Jail Administrator is Dawn Dodd.

Dawn Dodd, Jail Administrator

Guin, Alabama – Open Records Request

Open records requests can be submitted through the City Clerk of Guin, Rebeca Markham. The City Clerk’s Office is located in City Hall.

Rebeca Markham
7500 US Highway 43
Guin, AL 35563