Henagar, Alabama

Henagar is a city in DeKalb County, Alabama, close to the Georgia border. The County Seat of DeKalb County is Fort Payne. Henagar has a population of 2,334 people, and the mayor of the city is Lee Davis. City Hall is located on Alabama State Highway 40.

City of Henagar
City Hall
9252 AL-40
Henagar, AL 35978

In the year 2016, there were no murders, rapes, or robberies in Henagar. There was 1 reported robbery. There were also 16 reported burglaries, 45 reported thefts, and 2 reported auto thefts. This gave the city a crime index of 139.8, which is much lower than the United States national crime index of 276.8. As of April 2018, there were 12 registered sex offenders living in Henagar.

Henagar, Alabama – Police Station and Crime Statistics

There were 64 reported crimes in Henagar in the year 2016. This gave the city a crime rate of 2,728 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 crime rate of 2,837 per 100,000 persons. Thefts and property crimes are the most commonly reported crimes in Henagar.

The Henagar Police Department is located on Alabama Highway 75, and the Chief of Police is Randell Smith. Bryan Howell is the Assistant Chief.

Henagar Police Department
17898 AL-75
Henagar, AL 35978

The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office is one of the larger police departments, and the office is run by Sheriff Nick Welden. The Sheriff’s Office is located in Fort Payne, and department divisions include office and jail administration, DARE, the drug task force, the mounted unit, patrol officers, the sex offenders division, investigators, and the special response team.

DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office
2801 Jordan Rd SW
Fort Payne, AL 35968

DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office Facebook Page

The DeKalb County Jail generally houses over 200 inmates daily. The Chief Jail Administrator is David Smith, and there are 46 staff members at the jail. Video terminals may be used for visitation, but an appointment must be made in advance. Each visit is limited to 3 visitors per inmate, and a visit may be no longer than 30 minutes.

Henagar, Alabama – Open Records Requests

Open Records Requests must be submitted through the City Clerk, Lora Corbin. It’s the City Clerk’s responsibility to oversee all legal and financial documents for the town, and ensure that accurate records are kept.

Lora Corbin, City Clerk
9252 AL-40
Henagar, AL 35978