West Jefferson, Alabama

West Jefferson is a town in central Alabama, near Birmingham, in Jefferson County. Birmingham is the County Seat of Jefferson County. West Jefferson has a population of 338 people, and the mayor of the city is Charles Nix. The town offices are located on West Jefferson Road.

Town of West Jefferson
7000 W Jefferson Rd
West Jefferson, AL 35130

There is limited crime information available for West Jefferson. As of June 2018, there were no registered sex offenders living in West Jefferson.

West Jefferson, Alabama – Police Station and Crime Statistics

There is limited information available about crime in West Jefferson for the year 2016, but the estimated crime rate was 4,146 per 100,000 persons. This is much higher 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 city.

The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is the police department that serves the area, where Mike Hale 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

Mike Hale

Cleveland Moore, Deputy Chief of Corrections

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