Sylvan Springs, Alabama

Sylvan Springs is a town in central Alabama, near Birmingham, in Jefferson County. Birmingham is the County Seat of Jefferson County. Sylvan Springs has a population of 1,542 people, and the mayor of the town is Stevan H. Parsons. Town Hall is located on Rock Creek Road.

Town of Sylvan Springs
Town Hall
100 Rock Creek Rd
Sylvan Springs, Alabama 35118

There is limited crime information available for Sylvan Springs. As of May 2018, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Sylvan Springs.

Sylvan Springs, Alabama – Police Station and Crime Statistics

There is limited crime information available about Sylvan Springs for the year 2016, but the estimated crime rate was 1,098 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 town.

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

Mark Levie Pettway, Sheriff

Cleveland Moore, Deputy Chief of Corrections

Sylvan Springs, Alabama – Open Records Requests

Open Records Requests must be submitted through the Town Clerk, Peggy Shadix. It’s the Town Clerk’s responsibility to ensure that accurate records are kept for the town.

Peggy Shadix, Town Clerk
100 Rock Creek Rd
Sylvan Springs, Alabama 35118