LaFayette, Alabama

LaFayette is a city in Chambers County, Alabama, in eastern Alabama, and it has a population of 3,003 people. LaFayette is also the County Seat of Chambers County. The mayor of LaFayette is Kenneth Vines, and City Hall is located on Alabama Avenue.

City of LaFayette
City Hall
50 Alabama Avenue West
LaFayette, AL 36862
(334) 864-7181

Kenneth Vines, Mayor

The most recent year for which crime information is available for LaFayette is the year 2014. During that year, there were no murders or rapes in LaFayette. There were 21 reported assaults and 1 reported robbery. There were also 15 reported burglaries, 65 reported thefts, and 2 reported auto thefts. This gave the city a crime index of 277.1, which is slightly below the United States national crime index of 287.4. There were 22 registered sex offenders living in LaFayette, as of April 2018.

LaFayette, Alabama – Police Station and Crime Statistics

There is limited crime information available about LaFayette for the year 2016. The estimated crime rate is 1,866 per 100,000 persons. This is much lower 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. Thefts and property crimes are the most commonly reported crimes in LaFayette.

The LaFayette Police Department is also located on Alabama Avenue, and the Chief of Police is George Rampey.

LaFayette Police Department
50 Alabama Avenue West
LaFayette, AL 36862
(334) 864-2211

LaFayette Police Department Facebook Page

The other police department in the area is the Chambers County Sheriff’s Office, which is also located in LaFayette. The sheriff is Sid Lockhart. There is a jail on the premises, and the Jail Administrator is Major Tommy Sims.

Chambers County Sheriff’s Office
2 S LaFayette St Suite C
LaFayette, AL 36862

Sid Lockhart, Sheriff

Tommy Sims, Jail Administrator

LaFayette, Alabama – Open Records Requests

Open Records Requests must be submitted through the City Clerk, who is Louis T. Davidson. It’s the City Clerk’s responsibility to ensure that accurate records are kept.

Louis T. Davidson
50 Alabama Avenue West
LaFayette, AL 36862