Morris, Alabama

Morris is a town in central Alabama, near Birmingham, in Jefferson County. Birmingham is the County Seat of Jefferson County. Morris has a population of 1,859 people, and the mayor of the city is Joe Pylant. The town offices are located on Stouts Road.

Town of Morris
Town Hall
8304 Stouts Road
Morris, Alabama 35116

In the year 2016, there were no murders, robberies, or assaults in Morris. There was 1 reported rape. There were also 5 burglaries reported and 18 thefts reported. This gave the town a crime index of 95.9, which is much lower than the United States national crime index of 280.5. As of May 2018, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Morris.

Morris, Alabama – Police Station and Crime Statistics

In the year 2016, there were 24 crimes reported in Morris, which gave the town a crime rate of 1,231 per 100,000 persons. This is much 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 crimes are the most commonly reported crimes in the town.

The Morris Police Department is located on Stouts Road, and the Chief of Police is Michael Nazarchyk.

Morris Police Department
8304 Stouts Road
Morris, Alabama 35116

The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is the police department that serves the area, where Mark Levie Pettway is the sheriff. Divisions within the sheriff’s office include patrol, corrections, criminal investigations, court services, school resource officers, and internal affairs.

Approximately 1,000 inmates are housed daily between the two Jefferson County facilities. The Deputy Chief of Corrections is Cleveland Moore. The Sheriff’s Office includes patrol, criminal, and corrections divisions, along with offering resources to schools and courts.

Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office
2200 Reverend Abraham Woods Jr. Blvd
Birmingham, AL 35203

Mark Levie Pettway

Cleveland Moore, Deputy Chief of Corrections

Morris, Alabama – Open Records Requests

Open Records Requests must be submitted through the Town Clerk, Bebe McCool. It’s the Town Clerk’s responsibility to ensure that accurate records are kept for the city.

Bebe McCool
8304 Stouts Road
Morris, Alabama 35116