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Hokes Bluff, Alabama

Hokes Bluff is a small city in central Alabama, located within Etowah County. Hokes Bluff has a population of 4,286 residents, and the mayor is Scott Reeves. The mayor’s office is located in City Hall, which is on Alford Bend Road. The County Seat of Etowah County is Gadsden.

City of Hokes Bluff
3301 Alford Bend Road.
Hokes Bluff, AL 35903
256-492-2414

In 2016, there were no murders or rapes in Hokes Bluff. There were 13 reported burglaries, 1 reported assault, and 1 reported robbery. There were also 37 reported thefts and 4 reported auto thefts. This gives Hokes Bluff a crime index of 74.6, which is significantly lower than the United States national crime index of 283.8.. There were 8 registered sex offenders living in Hokes Bluff, as of April 2018.

Hokes Bluff, Alabama – Police Station and Crime Statistics

For the year 2016, there were 56 reported crimes in Hokes Bluff, which gives the city a crime rate of 1,301 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. Property crime is the most common crime in Hokes Bluff.

The Police Department in Hokes Bluff is also located on Alford Bend Road, and the Police Chief is Mitchell Hill.

Hokes Bluff Police Department
3301 Alford Bend Road.
Hokes Bluff, AL 35903
256-492-2414

Hokes Bluff Police Department Facebook Page

The Etowah County Sheriff’s Office is the larger police department in the area, and it’s located in Gadsden. The sheriff is Todd Entrekin. The sheriff’s office is divided into divisions, including detention, administration, enforcement, investigations, special units, and drug enforcement. There are approximately 38 deputies employed by the sheriff’s office.

Etowah County Sheriff’s Office
827 Forrest Avenue
Gadsden, AL 35901
256-546-2825

Todd Entrekin, Sheriff
tentrekin@etowahcounty.org

The detention center is also located on the premises with the Etowah County Sheriff’s Office, and the Chief Deputy of Detention is Scott Hassell. Visitation with inmates is from Sunday through Wednesday, between the hours of 9 am and 5 pm. All visitation is by video, and inmates may only have one visit per day, with a maximum of 2 visits per week. All visits require appointments, and the inmate is responsible for scheduling the visit.

Etowah County Detention Center
827 Forrest Avenue
Gadsden, AL 35901
256-549-5410

Scott Hassell, Chief Deputy of Detention
shassell@etowahcounty.org
256-439-6515

Etowah County’s Most Wanted fugitives can be viewed online.

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