Montgomery, Alabama

Montgomery is the capital city of Alabama and is also the County Seat of Montgomery County. Montgomery has a population of 205,764 people, and the mayor of the city is Steven Reed. City Hall is located on Perry Street.

City of Montgomery
City Hall
103 North Perry St.
Montgomery, AL 36104
(334) 625-4400

City of Montgomery Facebook Page

Steven Reed, Mayor

In the year 2016, there were 30 murders and 62 rapes reported in Montgomery. There were 448 reported robberies and 675 reported assaults. There were also 2,293 reported burglaries, 5,824 reported thefts, and 872 reported auto thefts. This gave the city a crime index of 422.0, which is much higher than the United States national crime index of 283.0. There were 452 registered sex offenders living in Montgomery, as of April 2018.

Montgomery, Alabama – Police Station and Crime Statistics

In the year 2016, there were 10,204 reported crimes in Montgomery, which gave the city a crime rate of 5,113 per 100,000 persons. This is much higher 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. Thefts and property crimes are the most common crimes in Montgomery.

The Montgomery Police Department is located on North Ripley Street, and the Interim Chief of Police is Ramona Harris. The police department employs more than 500 police officers.

Montgomery Police Department
320 North Ripley Street
Montgomery, AL 36104

Montgomery Police Department Facebook Page

The Municipal Jail is headed by Captain Robin Chapman. Visitation with male inmates is on Saturdays from 8 am to 10:30 am and 12 pm to 4 pm for federal prisoners and inmates awaiting trial, and on Sundays from 8 am to 10:30 am and 12 pm to 3 pm for convicts. Visitation with female inmates is on Sundays from 3 pm to 5 pm.

Municipal Jail
P.O. Box-Drawer 159
Montgomery, AL 36101

Montgomery, Alabama – Open Records Requests

Open Records Requests must be submitted through the City Clerk, who is Brenda Gale Blalock. The City Clerk’s Office is the record keeper for the city.

Brenda Gale Blalock
103 North Perry St.
Montgomery, AL 36104