Vance, Alabama

Vance is a town in Tuscaloosa County and Bibb County, Alabama, and has a population of 1,529 people. Tuscaloosa is the County Seat of Tuscaloosa County. Centreville is the County Seat of Bibb County. The mayor of Vance is Keith Mahaffey, and his office is located in the Town Hall, which is on Vance Municipal Drive.

Town of Vance
Town Hall
17710 Vance Municipal Drive
Vance, AL 35490

There is limited crime information available for Vance. As of May 2018, there were 9 registered sex offender living in Vance.

Vance, Alabama – Police Station and Crime Statistics

In the year 2016, there were 66 crimes reported in Vance. This gave the city a crime rate of 4,368 per 100,000 persons. This is higher than both the Alabama state crime rate of 3,480 per 100,000 persons, and the United States crime rate of 2,837 per 100,000 persons. Thefts and property crimes are the most common crimes reported in Vance.

The Vance Police Department is located on Vance Municipal Drive, and the Chief of Police is William Graham. The police department employs 4 additional police officers.

Vance Police Department
17710 Vance Municipal Drive
Vance, AL 35490

The Tuscaloosa County Sheriff’s Office is located in Tuscaloosa, and the sheriff is Ron Abernathy. Divisions within the department include communications, training, investigative services, jail, the technical services group, and the uniformed services. The sheriff’s office employs approximately 215 people.

Tuscaloosa County Sheriff’s Office
714 ½ Greensboro Ave
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

Sheriff Ron Abernathy

The Tuscaloosa County Jail is located on 26th Avenue, and the Chief of Operations is Eric Bailey. Visitation is held 7 days a week, from 9 am to 5 pm, but inmates may only receive one visitor per week, with a maximum of 2 people per visit. You must be listed on the visitor list for the inmate before you can make an appointment to visit. Appointments must be made by calling between the hours of 7 am and 4 pm the day before you’d like to visit.

Tuscaloosa County Jail
1600 26th Ave
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

Eric Bailey, Chief of Operations

Tuscaloosa County’s Most Wanted can be viewed online.

A search for warrants in Tuscaloosa County can also be done online.

The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is located in Centreville and is the other police department in the area. Jody Wade is the sheriff. Divisions within the department include administrative, investigations, narcotics, sex offenders, and patrol. The sheriff’s office employs 9 paid officers.

Bibb County Sheriff’s Office
157 SW Davidson Drive
Centreville, AL 35042

The Bibb County Jail is located on Bibb Lane in Brent.

Bibb County Jail
94 Bibb Lane
Brent, AL 35042

Vance, Alabama – Open Records Requests

Open Records Requests must be submitted through the Town Clerk, Tracy Burt. The Town Clerk is responsible for ensuring that accurate records are kept for the town.

Tracy Burt, Town Clerk
17710 Vance Municipal Drive
Vance, AL 35490