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     The Putnam County Sheriff’s Office is proud of its involvement in our community. We understand that it is important for residents and visitors alike to develop a rapport with our deputies. Our motto is “Earning the Public’s Trust, Every Day” and one of the best ways to earn your trust is to develop lasting relationships so that you can feel comfortable coming to us when you need help. We promise to always treat you with respect and professionalism, regardless of your request. And we look forward to saying hello the next time we meet!


Media Inquiries

     For media inquiries, please contact:

Laura Hull
Public Information Officer
Putnam County Sheriff's Office
Office: (931) 528-8484
Email: sheriffpio@putnamcountytn.gov


Press Releases

2018

2017
Investigators Recover Stolen Vehicle and Arrest Multiple People
Boatman Street Incident
Sheriff's Office Receives Accreditation
Scams Impacting Putnam County
Former Corrections Deputy Indicted
Two Arrested in Monterey on Drug Charges
PCSO Teamwork Catches SUV Transporting Drugs
Farris Runs for Re-Election
Fox and Whitefield Retire After Years of Dedicated Service
Runaway Juvenile Apprehended
PCSO Becomes Third Law Enforcement Agency to Carry Epinephrine Auto-Injectors
Southmeade Drive Incident
Pecor Receives Sentence for Role in Drug Trafficking Ring
Sheriff's Office Receives Lifesaving Devices for Patrol Units
Escapees Captured
Work Crew Escapees
Wanted Person - Eddie James Bright Update
Wanted Person - Eddie James Bright
BOLO - Silver Chrysler 200 Vehicle
Multi-County Methamphetamine Distribution Ring Busted
Known Sex Offender Apprehended
Operation Eagle Eye
Maddle Methamphetamine Conviction
PCSO Narcotics Division Re-Certify
Hilham Hwy Incident
Hilham Hwy Incident Update
Man Hit by Train
Major Greg Whittaker Graduates from FBI Academy
Dipsy Doodle Burglary
Stone Seminary Road Burglary
Duncan and Green Indictments
Fred Sherrill Construction Company Burglary
Law Enforcement Memorial Honors Fallen Officers
Three Indicted on Drug Charges in Putnam County
Forgery and Theft Indictment
Sheriff Announces Budget Initiatives
Meth Lab Equipment Confiscated
Missing & Endangered Child - Update
Missing & Endangered Child
Autism - Aware & Prepare Conference
PCSO Instructors Train with International Organization
Sheriff's Office Announces Safe Campaign Participation
Child Rapist Arrested
Attempted Murder

2016
1-29-16_PUTNAM_SEARCH_WARRANT,_CLANDESTINE_PILLS
2-5-2016_METH_LAB_BUST
2-8-2016_BODY_DISCOVERED_IN_STRUCTURE_FIRE
2-10-2016_BODY_DISCOVERED_IN_STRUCTURE_FIRE-UPDATE#1
2-12-2016_INMATE_CAUGHT_WITH_CONTRABAND
2-14-2016_K9_RESCUE
2-23-2016_EXCHANGE_ZONES
12-1-2016_4TH_QUARTERLY_PERFORMANCE_AWARDS
12-1-2016_NEW_P2C_WEBSITE
12-9-2016_ANNUAL_AWARDS_DINNER
8-29-2016_DRUG_TASK_FORCE_ARRESTS
9-8-2016_TWO_ESCAPEES_APPREHENDED
9-13-2016_WAYNE_MASCIARELLA_PLEADS_GUILTY
9-17-2016_SHERIFFS_GLO_RUN_5K
9-21-2016_SUSPICIOUS_VEHICLE_LEADS_TO_3_ARRESTS
10-1-2016_TWO_JUVENILE_SUBJECTS_CAPTURED
10-17-2016_SAFE_STREETS-SAFE_SWEETS_PROMOTES_SAFETY_FOR_HALLOWEEN
10-20-2016_UNDERCOVER_DRUG_INVESTIGATION
10-31-2016_COOPER_GRADUATES_TBI_ACADEMY
11-4-2016_TRAFFIC_SAFETY_TIPS
11-7-2016_3RD_QUARTER_PERFORMANCE_AWARDS
11-9-2016_HOLIDAY_WITH_A_HEART
11-14-2016_BIKES_FOR_KIDS
11-21-2016_ARSONIST_ARRESTED
11-21-2016_NATIONAL_LAW_ENFORCEMENT_MEMORIAL
2016-10-31
2_ESCAPEES_APPREHENDED
7-5-2016_SHERIFFS_GLO_RUN_5K
7-7-2016_ARREST_OF_ESCAPE_SUBJECT
7-13-2016_FUGITIVE_INVESTIGATIVE_TEAM_HONORED
7-15-2016_GRAND_JURY_INDICTS_6_ON_DRUG_CHARGES
7-27-2016_AGGRAVATED_BURGLARY_SUBJECT_ARRESTED
6-16-2016_ALCOHOL_COMPLIANCE_CHECKS
6-16-2016_QUARTERLY_PERFORMANCE_AWARDS_QTR_1_AND_2
5-25-2016_TN_LITTER_GRANT
5-19-2016_DRUG_ARREST
5-5-2016_METH_LAB_ARRESTS
5-9-2016_2016-2017_BUDGET_INITIATIVES
5-16-2016_PCSO_INAUGURATES_NEW_MEMORIAL
4-24-2016_FEDERAL_DRUG_INDICTMENTS
4-21-2016_AMBER_ALERT_RESOLVED
4-20-2016_SCAN_PROGRAM
1-11-2016_DEPUTIES_STOP_ATTEMPTED_JAIL_ESCAPE
1-19-2016_FELONY_THEFT_SUBJECT_CAPTURED
1-28-2016_EMERGENCY_NOTIFICATION_SYSTEM

2015
1-20-2015_BURGLARY_SUBJECTS_CAPTURED-MERCHANDISE_RECOVERED
2-1-2015_WANTED_SUBJECT_CAPTURED_EN_ROUTE_TO_SUPERBOWL_EVENT
2-12-2015_IMPROVEMENTS_MADE_TO_PUTNAM_COUNTY_JAIL
2-19-2015_BEN_ROETHLISBERGER_K9_JOINS_PCSO
2-19-2015_MUSTARD_SEED_RANCH_BENEFIT_BASS_TOURNAMENT
3-3-2015_LOCAL_LAW_ENFORCEMENT_DEMONSTRATES_PROFESSIONALISM_AND_DEDICATION_IN_THE_FACE_OF_ICE_STORM_DEVASTATION
3-16-2015_PHARMACEUTICAL_DRUG_TAKE_BACK_EVENT
3-27-2015_SAFE_CAMPAIGN
3-30-2015_JURY_SCAM_TARGETS_PUTNAM_COUNTY_SENIORS
4-6-2015_TTU_STUDENT_SURVEY
4-7-2015_THUMBS_DOWN_TO_TEXTING_AND_DRIVING
4-16-2015_PROPERTY_THEFT_TURNS_INTO_AGGRAVATED_ASSAULT
4-20-2015_QUARTERLY_PERFORMANCE_AWARDS
4-20-2015_SCHOOL_RESOURCE_OFFICERS_PLAY_VITAL_ROLE_IN_CHILD_SAFETY_EDUCATION
4-23-2015_SWAT_TEAM_ASSISTS_OVERTON_COUNTY_IN_CAPTURING_WANTED_FELON
4-30-2015_NARCOTICS_ARREST_AND_SEARCH_WARRANT
5-1-2015_PCSO_ANNOUNCES_BUDGET_INTIATIVES
5-5-2015_CITIZENS_ACADEMY_GRADUATES_CLASS_1
5-6-2015_DEATH_INVESTIGATION
5-12-2015_CRIMINAL_INDICTMENT_SERVED
5-15-2015_CLICK_IT_OR_TICKET
5-15-2015_SHARE_THE_ROAD
6-2-2015_QUARTERLY_PERFORMANCE_AWARDS
6-5-2015_MARIJUANA_SEIZURE
6-5-2015_PHARMACEUTICAL_DRUG_TAKE_BACK_EVENT
6-6-2015_K9DEPUTIES_FIND_MISSING_MAN
6-8-2015_FITNESS_INCENTIVE_PROGRAM
6-12-2015_ATTEMPTED_CHILD_ABDUCTION-UPDATE_#1
6-25-2015_DEPUTY_INVOLVED_ACCIDENT
7-20-2015_BETHEL_UNIVERSITY_SCHOLARSHIPS
7-20-2015_DEATH_AND_HOMICIDE_INVESTIGATIONS_CLASS
8-3-2015_ALARM_LEADS_TO_BURGLARY_ARREST
8-3-2015_CHILD_STRUCK_BY_CAR
8-3-2015_SCHOOL_BUS_SAFETY_ENFORCEMENT
8-6-2015_CRIMINAL_TRESPASS-CAPSHAW_ELEMENTARY
8-12-2015_FATHER_ARRESTED_IN_CASE_OF_CHILD_HIT_BY_CAR
8-17-2015_ELIJAH_SMITH_ARREST
8-19-2015_DRUG_AND_THEFT_RING_APPREHENDED
8-20-2015_BETHEL_UNIVERSITY_SCHOLARSHIPS
8-21-2015_METH_LAB_BUST
8-24-2015_BODY_DISCOVERED_AT_BURGESS_FALLS
8-24-2015_PROJECT_LIFE_SAVER
9-1-2015_ANNUAL_STATE_OF_THE_DEPARTMENT
9-1-2015_EXPLOSIVES_K9_DONATION
9-2-2015_AGGRAVATED_ASSAULT_IN_BAXTER
9-10-2015_HUMVEES_AID_IN_DISASTER_PREPAREDNESS
9-14-2015_CHICAGO_HOMICIDE_SUBJECT_CAPTURED
9-21-2015_SHERIFFS_GLO_RUN_5K
9-24-2015_SPRINGFIELD_MO_HOMICIDE_SUBJECT_CAPTURED
9-28-2015_ARREST_OF_JONATHAN_MORGAN_SALADA
9-30-2015_SAFER_COMMUNITIES_CAMPAIGN
10-1-2015_OPERATION_CLEAN_SWEEP
10-8-2015_SUSPECT_CHARGED_IN_DOUBLE_SHOOTING
10-12-2015_QUARTERLY_PERFORMANCE_AWARDS_PRESS_RELEASE
10-22-2015_SAFE_STREETS-SAFE_SWEETS_PROMOTES_SAFETY_FOR_HALLOWEEN
10-23-2015_CRABTREE_GRADUATES_FBI_ACADEMY
10-24-2015_FLOYD_RAY_COOK_WANTED
10-24-2015_FLOYD_RAY_COOK_CASE-UPDATE_#1
10-24-2015_FLOYD_RAY_COOK_CASE-UPDATE_#2
10-24-2015_FLOYD_RAY_COOK_CASE-UPDATE_#3
10-26-2015_MURDER_SUICIDE_IN_MONTEREY
11-10-2015_SOBRIETY_CHECK_POINTS
11-12-2015_HOLIDAY_WITH_A_HEART
11-25-2015_QUARTERLY_PERFORMANCE_AWARDS
11-27-2015_PAST_SHERIFFS_HONORED
12-3-2015_D2_AWARENESS
12-16-2015_DEPUTY_OF_THE_YEAR_AWARDS
2015_ANNUAL_REPORT_SMALL

2014
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