Harpersville, Alabama

Harpersville is a town in Shelby County, Alabama, in the central part of the state. Columbiana is the County Seat of Shelby County. The mayor of Harpersville is Don Greene, and City Hall is located on Town Hall Lane. The population of Harpersville is 1,637 people.

Town of Harpersville
83 Town Hall Lane
Harpersville, AL 35078

In the year 2016, there were no murders or rapes in Harpersville. There were 3 reported robberies and 4 reported assaults. There were also 13 reported burglaries, 17 reported thefts, and 4 reported auto thefts. This gave the city a crime index of 214.1, which is lower than the United States national crime index of 283.2. There were 8 registered sex offenders living in Harpersville, as of April 2018.

Harpersville, Alabama – Police Station and Crime Statistics

There were 41 reported crimes in Harpersville in the year 2016. This gave the city a crime rate of 2,432 per 100,000 persons. This is lower 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 Harpersville.

The Harpersville Police Department is located on Town Hall Lane, and the Chief of Police is Jimmy Macon.

Harpersville Police Department
34 Town Hall Lane
Harpersville, AL 35078

Harpersville Police Department Facebook Page

The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office is located in Columbiana, and the sheriff is John Samaniego. Divisions within the sheriff’s office include patrol, criminal investigations, corrections, administration, narcotics, and specialty units.

Shelby County Sheriff’s Office
380 McDow Road
Columbiana, AL 35051

Shelby County Sheriff’s Office Facebook Page

John Samaniego, Sheriff

The Corrections Division is headed by Captain Jay Fondren and is located on the premises with the sheriff’s office. This facility has 500 beds and employs 65 correction officers. Inmates are allowed one visit per week, via video visits. Appointments for visits must be made via the website http://jailvisitor.com/. Visitation appointments are available for Tuesday – Thursday, from 7:20 pm to 9:35 pm, Saturday from 8:00 am to 11:25 am, and Sunday from 8:00 am to 9:35 pm. All visits must be scheduled at least 24 hours in advance.

Shelby County Corrections
380 McDow Road
Columbiana, AL 35051

Shelby County’s Most Wanted can be viewed online.

Harpersville, Alabama – Open Records Requests

Open Records Requests should be made to the Town Clerk of Harpersville, Stacy Walkup. It’s the responsibility of the Town Clerk to ensure that accurate records are kept.

Stacy Walkup
83 Town Hall Lane
Harpersville, AL 35078
205-672-9961 ext 201