Silverhill, Alabama

Silverhill, Alabama is a very small town located in Baldwin County, southeast of Mobile. Bay Minette is the County Seat of Baldwin County, and the population of Silverhill is 706 people. The mayor of Silverhill is Timothy C. Wilson, whose office is located in the Town Hall on Silverhill Avenue.

Town of Silverhill
15965 Silverhill Avenue
Post Office Box 309
Silverhill, Alabama 36576-0309

Timothy C. Wilson, Mayor

In 2016, there were no murders or rapes in Silverhill. There were 3 reports of assault and 1 report of robbery. There were 11 reports of burglaries, 15 reports of thefts, and 4 reports of auto thefts. The crime index for Silverhill was 335.5, which is somewhat higher than the United States crime index of 283.8 There were 16 registered sex offenders living in Silverhill, as of January 2018.

Silverhill, Alabama – Police Station and Crime Statistics

In 2016, there were 34 reported crimes in Silverhill, resulting in a crime rate of 4,404 per 100,000 persons. This is higher than the Alabama state crime rate of 3,480 per 100,000 persons and significantly higher than the US national crime rate of 2,837 per 100,000 persons. The most commonly reported crimes in Silverhill are burglaries and thefts.

The Silverhill Police Department is located on 6th Street, and the Chief of Police is Kevin Brock. The police department also employs 4 police officers and 6 reserve officers.

Silverhill Police Department
22030 6th Street
Silverhill, AL 36576

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 Jimmy Milton 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

Jimmy Milton, Major
Assistant Chief Deputy

Silverhill, Alabama – Open Records Requests

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

Patricia M. Bankester, CMC, Town Clerk
15965 Silverhill Avenue
Post Office Box 309
Silverhill, Alabama 36576-0309