Pinson, Alabama

Pinson is a city in central Alabama, near Birmingham, in Jefferson County. Birmingham is the County Seat of Jefferson County. Pinson has a population of 7,163 people, and the mayor of the city is Joe Cochran. City Hall is located on Main Street.

City of Pinson
City Hall
4410 Main Street
Pinson, AL 35126

In the year 2016, there is limited crime information about Pinson. As of May 2018, there were 44 registered sex offenders living in Pinson.

Pinson, Alabama – Police Station and Crime Statistics

There is limited information available about crime in Pinson, but the estimated crime rate is 2,443 per 100,000 persons. This is 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 city.

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

Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office Facebook Page

Mark Levie Pettway

Cleveland Moore, Deputy Chief of Corrections

Pinson, Alabama – Open Records Requests

Open Records Requests must be submitted through the City Clerk, who is Marie Turner. It’s the City Clerk’s responsibility to ensure that accurate records are kept for the city.

Marie Turner
4410 Main Street
Pinson, AL 35126