Killen, Alabama

Killen is a town in Lauderdale County, Alabama, in the northern part of the state. Florence is the County Seat of Lauderdale County. The mayor is Tim Tubs. Killen has a population of 1,108 residents. The town offices are located on J.C. Mauldin Highway.

Town of Killen
319 J.C. Mauldin Hwy.
Killen, AL 35645

Town of Killen Facebook Page

The most recent year for which crime information is available for Killen is the year 2014. During that year, there were no murders, rapes, or robberies reported in Killen. There were 4 reported burglaries, 1 reported assault, 31 reported thefts, and 2 reported auto thefts. This gave the town a crime index of 190.5, which is much lower than the United States national crime index of 289.0. As of April 2018, there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Killen.

Killen, Alabama – Police Station and Crime Statistics

There is limited crime information available for Killen for the year 2016, but the estimated crime rate was 1,287 per 100,000 persons, which 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 Killen.

The Killen Police Department is located on J.C. Mauldin Highway, and the Chief of Police is Bryan Hammond. The police department has 4 full-time police officers and 4 part-time officers.

Killen Police Department
225 J.C. Mauldin Hwy.
Killen, AL 35645

The Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Office is the larger police department, and the office is run by Sheriff Rick Singleton. The Sheriff’s Office is located in Florence, and department divisions include investigations, patrol, and corrections.

Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Office
Lauderdale County Courthouse
200 South Court Street
Florence, Alabama 35630

Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Office Facebook Page

Killen, Alabama – Open Records Requests

Open Records Requests must be submitted through the Town Clerk, who is Kelly Jeffreys. The Town Clerk oversees elections and maintains accurate records for the city.

Kelly Jeffreys
319 J.C. Mauldin Hwy.
Killen, AL 35645