Hurtsboro, Alabama

Hurtsboro is a town in eastern Alabama and has a population of 553 residents. Hurtsboro is located in Russell County and is also the County Seat of Russell County. The mayor of Hurtsboro is Eddie N. Lowe, and his office is located in City Hall, which is on 12th Street.

Town of Hurtsboro
507 Railroad St
Hurtsboro, AL 36860

There is limited crime information available for Hurtsboro. As of June 2018, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Hurtsboro.

Hurtsboro, Alabama – Police Station and Crime Statistics

There is limited crime information available for Hurtsboro for the year 2016, but the town had an estimated crime rate of 5,093 per 100,000 persons, considerably higher than 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 crimes are the most commonly reported crimes in Hurtsboro.

The Hurtsboro Police Department is located on Railroad Street.

Hurtsboro Police Department
511 Railroad St
Hurtsboro, AL 36860

The Russell County Sheriff’s Office is the other police department that serves the area, and the sheriff is Heath Taylor. The sheriff’s office is located in Phenix. Divisions within the sheriff’s office include corrections, investigations, patrol, training, communications, administration, court security, and school resources.

Russell County Sheriff’s Office
305 Prentiss Dr
Hurtsboro, AL 36869

The Russell County Jail is on the premises with the sheriff’s office, and inmates can receive visitors once every 2 weeks. Visitors must be listed on a pre-approved list. Visitation is on Wednesdays and Saturdays, and visits can be no longer than 20 minutes. Steven Johnson is the Detention Director.