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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

2020

2019

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
Missing & Endangered Child - Update
Autism - Aware & Prepare Conference
PCSO Instructors Train with International Organization
Sheriff's Office Announces Safe Campaign Participation
Child Rapist Arrested
Attempted Murder
2017 Annual Report.pdf

2016

2015
Deputy of the Year Awards.pdf
D2 Awareness.pdf
Past Sheriff’s Honored.pdf
Quarterly Performance Awards.pdf
Holiday with a Heart.pdf
Sobriety Checkpoints.pdf
Murder Suicide in Monterey.pdf
Floyd Ray Cook Case UPDATE #3.pdf
Floyd Ray Cook Case UPDATE #2.pdf
Floyd Ray Cook Case UPDATE #1.pdf
Crabtree Graduates FBI Academy.pdf
Safe Streets Safe Sweets Promotes Safety for Halloween.pdf
Quarterly Performance Awards.pdf
Suspect Charged in Double Shooting.pdf
Operation Clean Sweep.pdf
Safer Communities Campaign.pdf
Arrest of Jonathan Morgan Salada.pdf
Springfield MO Homicide Subject Captured.pdf
Sheriff’s GLO Run 5K.pdf
Chicago Homicide Subject Captured.pdf
Humvees Aid in Disaster Preparedness.pdf
Explosives K9 Donation.pdf
Aggravated Assault in Baxter.pdf
Annual State of the Department.pdf
Project LifeSaver.pdf
Body Discovered at Burgess Falls.pdf
Meth Lab Bust.pdf
Bethel University Scholarships.pdf
Drug and Theft Ring Apprehended.pdf
Elijah Smith Arrest.pdf
Father Arrested in Case of Child Hit by Car.pdf
Criminal Trespass Capshaw Elementary.pdf
School Bus Safety Enforcement.pdf
Child Struck By Car.pdf
Alarm Leads to Burglary Arrest.pdf
Death and Homicide Investigations Class.pdf
Bethel University Scholarships.pdf
Deputy Involved Accident.pdf
Attempted Child Abduction Update #1.pdf
Fitness Incentive Program.pdf
K9 Deputies Find Missing Man.pdf
Pharmaceutical Drug Takeback.pdf
Marijuana Seizure.pdf
Quarterly Performance Awards.pdf
Share the Road.pdf
Click It or Ticket.pdf
Criminal Indictment Served.pdf
Death Investigation.pdf
Citizen’s Academy Graduates First Class.pdf
PCSO Announces Budget Initiatives.pdf
Narcotics Arrest and Search Warrant.pdf
SWAT Team Assists Overton County in Capturing Wanted Felon.pdf
School Resource Officers Play Vital Role in Child Safety Education.pdf
Quarterly Performance Awards.pdf
Property Theft Turns into Aggravated Assault.pdf
Thumbs Down to Texting and Driving.pdf
TTU Student Survey.pdf
Jury Scam Targets Putnam County Seniors.pdf
Safe Campaign.pdf
Pharmaceutical Drug Takeback Event.pdf
Ben Roethlisberger K-9 Joins PCSO.pdf
Mustard Seed Ranch Benefit Bass Tournament.pdf
Improvements Made to Putnam County Jail.pdf
Wanted Subject Captured En Route to Superbowl Event.pdf
Burglary Subjects Captured; Merchandise Recovered.pdf
2015 Annual Report

2014

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