Smiths Station, Alabama

Smiths Station is a city in eastern Alabama and has a population of 4,926 residents. Smiths Station is located in Lee County. Opelika is the County Seat of Lee County. The mayor of Smiths Station is F.L. Copeland, and his office is located in the city offices, which are on Lee Road.

City of Smiths Station
2336 Lee Road
Smiths Station, AL 36877

F.L. Copeland, Mayor
334-297-8771, ext. 1

There is limited crime information available about Smiths Station. As of May 2018, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Smiths Station.

Smiths Station, Alabama – Police Station and Crime Statistics

There is limited crime information available about Smiths Station, but the estimated crime rate is 3,041 per 100,000 persons. This is lower than the Alabama state crime rate of 3,480 per 100,000 persons, but higher than the United States national crime rate of 2,837 per 100,000 persons. Property crimes are the most commonly reported crimes in Smiths Station.

One of the bigger police stations in the area is the Lee County Sheriff’s Office, which is located in Smiths Station. Jay Jones is the sheriff, and he has been serving in law enforcement since 1975. Divisions of the department include uniform, investigations, civil, training, and corrections. The office employs 71 deputy sheriffs.

The correctional facility employs 60 correction officers and typically houses more than 300 inmates at any given time. No contact visitation is allowed with inmates, and video visitation is the only method allowed. Inmates are allowed one 30-minute visit (total time) with up to 4 visitors per week.

Lee County Sheriff’s Office
1900 Frederick Rd
Smiths Station, AL 36801

The Most Wanted Fugitives in Lee County can be viewed online.

Open Records Requests should be submitted to the City Clerk’s Office. The current City Clerk is Morgan Bryce.

Morgan Bryce, City Clerk
2336 Lee Road
Smiths Station, AL 36877
334-297-8771, Ext. 3