Hanceville, Alabama

Hanceville is a city in Cullman County, Alabama, in the central part of the state. Cullman is the County Seat of Cullman County. The mayor of Hanceville is Kenneth Nail, and City Hall is located on Main Street. The population of Hanceville is 2,982 people.

City of Hanceville
City Hall
112 Main Street SE
Hanceville, AL 35077

City of Hanceville Facebook Page

Kenneth Nail, Mayor
256-352-9830 ext 21

In the year 2016, there were no murders in Hanceville. There were 2 reported rapes, 1 reported robbery, and 9 reported assaults. There were also 29 reported burglaries, 76 reported thefts, and 7 reported auto thefts. This gave the city a crime index of 281.5, which is slightly higher than the United States national crime index of 273.7. There were 53 registered sex offenders living in Hanceville, as of April 2018.

Hanceville, Alabama – Police Station and Crime Statistics

There were 124 reported crimes in Hanceville in the year 2016. This gave the city a crime rate of 3,742 per 100,000 persons. This is 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 commonly reported crimes in Hanceville.

The Hanceville Police Department is located on Bangor Avenue, and the Chief of Police is Bob Long.

Hanceville Police Department
203 Bangor Avenue SE
Hanceville, AL 35077

Hanceville Police Department Facebook Page

The Cullman County Sheriff’s Office is the larger police department in the area, and the sheriff is Matt Gentry. Divisions within the sheriff’s office include command staff, patrol deputies, school resource officers, investigations, courthouse security, administration, the detention center and dispatch.

Cullman County Sheriff’s Office
1910 Beech Ave SE
Cullman, AL 35055

Cullman County Sheriff’s Office Facebook Page

Sheriff Matt Gentry

The Cullman County Detention Center is a 326-bed facility, located next to the Cullman County Sheriff’s Office. Captain Floyd Lee is the Warden. The detention center also employs a number of deputies, correction officers, and clerks.

Cullman County Detention Center
1900 Beech Ave SE
Cullman, AL 35055

Captain Floyd Lee, Warden

Hanceville, Alabama – Open Records Requests

Open Records Requests should be made to the City Clerk of Hanceville, Tania Wilcox. It’s the responsibility of the City Clerk to ensure that accurate records are kept.

Tania Wilcox
112 Main Street SE
Hanceville, AL 35077
256-352-9830 ext 16