Heflin, Alabama

Heflin, Alabama, is a city in Cleburne County, which is in central Alabama, near the Georgia border. Heflin has a population of 3,480 residents, and the mayor is Rudy Rooks. Heflin is also the County Seat of Cleburne County. City Hall is located on Ross Street.

City of Heflin
850 Ross Street
Heflin, AL 36264

City of Heflin Facebook Page

Rudy Rooks, Mayor

In 2016, there were no murders or rapes in Heflin. There were 7 reported assaults, and 1 reported robbery. There were also 3 reported burglaries, 6 reported thefts, and 1 reported auto thefts. This gave the city a crime index of 63.7, which is dramatically lower than the United States national crime index of 283.0. As of April 2018, there were 15 registered sex offenders living in Heflin.

Heflin, Alabama – Police Station and Crime Statistics

In the year 2016, there were 18 reported crimes in Heflin. This gave the city a crime rate of 514 per 100,000 persons. This is much 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. The most common crime in Heflin is property crime.

The Heflin Police Department is located on Brockford Road, and the Chief of Police is A.J. Benefield.

Heflin Police Department
242 Brockford Road
Heflin, AL 36264

Heflin Police Department Facebook Page

The Cleburne County Sheriff’s Office is the larger police department in the area and is also located in Heflin. The sheriff is Dennis Green. The Cleburne County Jail is on the premises with the sheriff’s office.

Cleburne County Sheriff’s Office
140 Lambert Drive
Heflin, AL 36264

Cleburne County Sheriff’s Office Facebook Page

Heflin, Alabama – Open Records Requests

Open Records Requests must be submitted through the City Clerk, who is responsible for ensuring that accurate records are maintained.

City Clerk
850 Ross Street
Heflin, AL 36264