Putnam County is located in the Upper Cumberland region
of Tennessee. Putnam County is about 90 miles east of Nashville,
TN and 100 miles west of Knoxville, TN. The County is comprised
of approximately 400 square miles of land area and has an
estimated population of 72,000.
The Sheriff's Office is the primary law
enforcement provider for county residents, providing uniformed
patrol and traffic enforcement, civil and criminal warrant
process, criminal investigations, court security and operation
of county corrections facility.