To report a Wildfire: 1-800-392-5679

To report arson or illegal burning: 1-800-654-0775 or online at

To report a timber theft, logging equipment theft, or other forestry-related crime please contact ALEA at 334-288-8328 .

As of January 1, 2015, and pursuant to state law, the Alabama Forestry Commission (AFC) has ceased performing any law enforcement functions, and its Forest Investigators have been transferred to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA). The AFC is no longer the agency responsible for investigating forestry-related crimes including arson, illegal burning, timber theft, or logging equipment theft.

Information on Forestry and other related laws can be found Here.