3700 Rainbow Drive
Rainbow City, AL 35906
Phone: (256) 442-2511
Email: police@rbcalabama.com

Welcome to the Rainbow City Police Department website. We strive to promote overall public safety to the highest level possible utilizing every tool available. Your Rainbow City Police Department is staffed with a full-time Dispatch service, 24 Certified Police Officers to include a Criminal Investigations Unit, Traffic Fatality Unit, School Resource Officers, and Animal Control.

As Chief of Police, I promise to you to be available by appointment to discuss any public safety matters that involve our community as a whole with an “Open-Door” policy. I welcome any suggestions or questions via this website, my email, Rainbow City Police Dept. Facebook, or our latest community tool, MYPD smart phone app. You can download the app to your smart phone or tablet.

As a community, the police department and the citizens can bond together to create a safe environment for us all. Please take your time reviewing the services we provide and thank you in advance for being involved and making Rainbow City a safe and secure community.

Jonathon W. Horton
Chief of Police

L to R:  Justin Plunkett, James Pickard


Vicki Robinson and Clayton Lawless
Police Clerk – Detective Clerk
(256) 413-1207 ~  413-1234



Rainbow City Animal Control

4450 Steele Station Road

Animal Control offers many services to residents:

  • Stray pickups
  • Emergency response: injured, sick or vicious animals
  • Public Safety
  • Animal bite quarantines
  • Law enforcement
  • Rabies control
  • Pet behavior advice
  • Animal cruelty & neglect investigations
  • Much more…

L to R:  Kristy Causey, Andrea Willett~Director, Amber Stitt

Andrea Willett
Animal Control Director

Open Monday-Friday to the public 10:00 – 4:00.  Open on Saturday by appointment only.

4450 Steele Station Road
(256) 413-1242/256-312-7383

Police Department Directory

Jonathon W. Horton
Chief of Police
(256) 413-1236

L to R:  Clayton Lawless~Detective Clerk, Vicki Robinson~Police Clerk, Muriel Roberson, Valerie Williams, Deborah Hollingsworth, Melody Perkins, Brianna Daniel~Dispatchers

Dispatch (Emergency)

Dispatch (Non Emergency)
(256) 442-2511

L to R:  Captain Darron Walker, Je’Michael Bonner, Camp Yancey, Jason Higgins

Detective Camp Yancey
(256) 413-1279

Detective Je’Michael Bonner
(256) 413-1227

Detective Jason Higgins
(256) 413-1280

City Hall

3700 Rainbow Drive
Rainbow City, AL 35906

+1 (256) 442 2511