Jonathon Horton-Former Police Chief, John Bryant-Chief
3700 Rainbow Drive
Rainbow City, AL 35906
Phone: (256) 442-2511

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.

John Bryant
Chief of Police

L to R:  Jordan McCartney, Justin Plunkett, James Pickard, SRO’s

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:  Amber Stitt, Kristy Causey-Director, Rachel Minor, Heather Hill

Kristy Causey
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

John Bryant
Chief of Police
(256) 413-1236

Dispatch (Emergency)

Dispatch (Non Emergency)
(256) 442-2511

L to R:  Former Detective Camp Yancey, Sgt. Jason Higgins, Lt. Je’Michael Bonner

Lt. Je’Michael Bonner
(256) 413-1229

Sgt. Jason Higgins
(256) 413-1227

Detective Seth Williamson
(256) 413-1280


City Hall

3700 Rainbow Drive
Rainbow City, AL 35906

+1 (256) 442 2511