Robertsdale, Alabama

Robertsdale is a city in Baldwin County, Alabama, close to Mobile, with a population of 5,276 residents. Bay Minette is the County Seat of Baldwin County. The mayor of Robertsdale is Charles H. Murphy. The mayor’s office is located in City Hall, which is on Racine Street.

City of Robertsdale
City Hall
22647 Racine St
Robertsdale, AL 36567

Charles H. Murphy, Mayor

In the year 2016, there were no murders in Robertsdale. There were 5 reported rapes, 2 reported robberies, and 19 reported assaults. There were also 33 reported burglaries, 241 reported thefts, and 17 reported auto thefts. This gave Robertsdale a crime index of 360.7, which much higher than the United States national crime index of 275.5. There were 32 registered sex offenders living in Robertsdale, as of May 2018.

Robertsdale, Alabama – Police Station and Crime Statistics

There were 317 reported crimes in Robertsdale in the year 2016, which gives the city a crime rate of 5,267 per 100,000 persons. This is significantly 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 Robertsdale.

The Robertsdale Police Department is located on Chicago Street, and the Chief of Police is Brad Kendrick.

Robertsdale Police Department
23335 E. Chicago Street
Robertsdale, AL 36567

Robertsdale Police Department Facebook Page

The larger police department in the area is the Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office, which is led by Sheriff Huey Hoss Mack, who has been serving as sheriff since 2007. The office is divided into divisions, including patrol, investigations, civil, warrants, corrections, communications, school resource, law enforcement support, professional standards, human resources, sex offender compliance, and training. The sheriff’s office is located in Bay Minette, while there are branch offices located across the county.

Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office
310 Hand Ave
Bay Minette, Alabama 36507

Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office Facebook Page

The Baldwin County Sheriff’s Corrections Command is responsible for the jail, and can house up to 700 inmates. Major Steve Arthur is the Assistant Chief Deputy for the Corrections Command. Inmates can receive visitors on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, or Fridays, within certain time frames. Appointments must be made at least 24 hours in advance, by calling 251-580-2581 on Mondays and Thursdays from 12-3:30 pm and 4:30-8 pm, or Tuesdays and Fridays from 7:30-11 am and 12-3 pm. Each inmate is allowed two 30-minute visits per week, with up to 4 visitors per visit. Visitors must be on the approved list.

Baldwin County Sheriff’s Corrections
200 Hand Ave
Bay Minette, Alabama 36507

Steve Arthur, Major
Assistant Chief Deputy

Robertsdale, Alabama – Open Records Requests

Open Records Requests must be submitted through the City Clerk’s office, which is responsible for maintaining accurate records regarding city actions, transactions, and elections. The City Clerk is Shannon Burkett.

Shannon Burkett, City Clerk
22647 Racine St
Robertsdale, AL 36567