New Site, Alabama

New Site is a very small town in Tallapoosa County, Alabama, just southeast of Birmingham, and has a population of 773 people. The County Seat of Tallapoosa is Dadeville. Phil Blasingame is the mayor of New Site, and the Town Hall is located on Alabama Highway 22.

Town of New Site
12791 Highway 22 East
New Site, AL 36256

Phil, Blasingame, Mayor

The last year of available crime information for New Site is 2011, and there were no reported rapes or murders during that time. There was 1 reported robbery and 1 reported assault. There were 2 reported burglaries, 9 reported thefts, and no auto thefts. The crime index for New Site was 128.7, which is far lower than the United States national crime index of 268.7. There is one registered sex offender living in New Site.

New Site, Alabama – Police Station and Crime Statistics

There was limited crime information available for New Site. The estimated crime rate for New Site is 4,466 per 100,000 persons. For comparison purposes, Alabama has a state crime rate of 3,480 per 100,000 persons, and the United States has a national crime average of 2,837 per 100,000 persons. Property crime appears to be the most commonly reported crime in New Site.

The New Site Police Department is also located on Highway 22, and Philip Weddle is the resident police officer.

New Site Police Department
12791 Hwy 22 East
New Site, AL 36256

The bigger jail in the area falls under the jurisdiction of the Tallapoosa County Sheriff’s Department, located in Dadeville, Alabama. The Sheriff is Jimmy Abbett, who has served in law enforcement for more than 40 years. The jail is operated by more than 20 full-time staff, and has an average daily population of about 135 persons.

Tallapoosa County Sheriff’s Office
316 Industrial Park Drive
Dadeville, AL 36853

Tallapoosa County Sheriff’s Office Facebook page

Jimmy Abbett, Sheriff

Tallapoosa County Jail
Blake Jennings, Jail Administrator

New Site, Alabama – Open Records Request

Open Records Requests should be submitted through the Town Clerk, Sheila Fuller. It is the Town Clerk’s duty to ensure accurate records are kept of all city and election actions.

Sheila Fuller
Clerk’s Office
12791 Hwy 22 East
New Site, AL 36256