Hamilton, Alabama

Hamilton is a city in Marion County, Alabama, in the northern part of the state and is also the County Seat of Marion County. The population of Hamilton is 6,885 people, and the mayor is Bob Page. The City Hall is located on Military Street.

City of Hamilton
City Hall
736 Military Street South
Hamilton, AL 35570

In 2016, there was 1 murder in Hamilton. There were 21 reported assaults and 1 reported rape.. There were also 48 reported burglaries, 113 reported thefts, and 16 reported auto thefts. This gave the city a crime index of 239.4, which is lower than the United States national crime index of 280.5. There were 52 registered sex offenders living in Hamilton, as of April 2018.

Hamilton, Alabama – Police Station and Crime Statistics

In the year 2016, there were 200 reported crimes in Hamilton, which gave the city a crime rate of 2,963 per 100,000 persons. This is lower than 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 Hamilton.

The Hamilton Police Department is located on James Crump Memorial Highway.

Hamilton Police Department
427 James Crump Memorial Highway
Hamilton, AL 35570

The Marion County Sheriff’s Office also handles crime in the Brilliant 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

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