The City of Anniston, Alabama is the location of the county court complex and future home for a federal courthouse. The Anniston Police Department has 91 officers to patrol the city. Anniston police department has multiple divisions that cover the city, from patrol to narcotics, it is a full compliment agency
If someone is arrested for a misdemeanor by the Anniston Police Department they may be transported to the city jail. It is at the city jail that bail will need to be posted in order to have the person released. Anniston houses all female prisoners at the county jail, males are housed at the city jail.