Pell City, Alabama

Pell City is a city in central Alabama, northeast of Birmingham, in St. Clair County. Ashville is the County Seat of St. Clair County. The population is 12,695 residents. Bill Pruitt is the mayor of Pell City, and his office is part of the City Hall, located on 1st Avenue.

City of Pell City
City Hall
1905 1st Ave N
Pell City, AL 35125

Bill Pruitt, Mayor

In the year 2016, there were 4 rapes and 1 murder reported in Pell City. There were 9 reported robberies and 40 reported assaults. There were also 59 reported burglaries, 377 reported thefts, and 15 reported auto thefts. As of May 2018, there were 61 registered sex offenders living in Pell City.

Pell City, Alabama – Police Station and Crime Statistics

For 2016, there were 505 reported crimes in Pell City, which gives the city a crime rate of 3,650 per 100,000 persons. That’s higher 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. The most commonly reported crimes in Pell City are property crimes and thefts.

The Pell City Police Department is located on 1st Avenue. Paul Irwin is the Chief of Police.

Pell City Police Department
1905 1st Ave N
Pell City, AL 35125

Pell City Police Department Facebook Page

St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office is the larger police department in the area, located in Ashville, and Billy Murray is the Sheriff. Divisions within the sheriff’s office include the canine unit, the county jail, DARE, investigations, operations, patrol, and school resource officers. There are two county jails located within St. Clair County, one in Ashville and one in Pell City. Paul Monk is the Jail Administrator.

St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office
48 6th Street
Suite 300
Ashville, AL 35953

Billy Murray, Sheriff

Pell City, Alabama – Open Records Requests

Open Records Requests must be submitted through the City Clerk, Sheree D. Pruitt. The City Clerk is in charge of ensuring accurate records are kept of all city events and transactions.

Sheree D. Pruitt
1905 1st Ave N
Pell City, AL 35125
205-338-2244 ext 104