Tuscumbia, Alabama

Tuscumbia is a city in Colbert County, in the northwestern part of Alabama, with a population of 8,423 residents. Tuscumbia is also the County Seat of Colbert County. Kerry Underwood is the mayor of Tuscumbia, and the City Hall is located on 6th Street.

City of Tuscumbia
116 E 6th St
Tuscumbia, AL 35674

Kerry Underwood, Mayor

In the year 2016, there was 1 murder in Tuscumbia.. There were 3 reported rapes, 27 reported assaults, and 4 reported robberies. There were also 49 reported burglaries, 146 reported thefts, and 21 reported auto thefts. This gave Tuscumbia a crime index of 259.8, which is lower than the United States national crime index of 280.5. There were 48 registered sex offenders living in Tuscumbia, as of May 2018.

Tuscumbia Alabama – Police Station and Crime Statistics

In the year 2016, there were 251 reported crimes in Tuscumbia, which gave the city a crime rate of 2,970 per 100,000 persons. This is lower than the Alabama state crime rate of 3,480 per 100,000 persons, but slightly higher than the United States national crime rate of 2,837 per 100,000 persons. Property crime is the most common crime in Tuscumbia.

The Tuscumbia Police Department is located on Dickson Street, and Tony Logan is the Chief of Police. Terry Sherron is the Deputy Chief. Divisions within the police department include administration, investigations, patrol, and administrative support.

Tuscumbia Police Department
218 S. Dickson Street
Tuscumbia, AL 35674

Tony Logan, Chief of Police

The Colbert County Sheriff’s Office is the larger police department in the area and is located in Tuscumbia. Frank Williamson is the sheriff. Divisions within the sheriff’s office include administration, criminal investigations, drug task force, jail, and K-9.

Colbert County Sheriff’s Office
201 N Main St
Tuscumbia, AL 35674

The Colbert County Jail is located on 4th Street. The jail typically houses over 100 inmates at any given time. Visitation is on Sundays from 1:30 pm to 4 pm. Each inmate is allowed one 15-minute visit.

Colbert County Jail
107 W. 4th Street
Tuscumbia, AL 35674

Colbert County’s Most Wanted list can be viewed online.

Tuscumbia, Alabama – Open Records Requests

Open Records Requests must be submitted through the City Clerk, who is Jo Ann Armstead. The City Clerk has the responsibility of ensuring that accurate records and documents are kept.

Jo Ann Armstead
116 E 6th St
Tuscumbia, AL 35674