To "Protect and Serve" the citizens of Greene County, Tennessee
To enforce the "Laws" of the "State of Tennessee"
To uphold the "Constitution" of the "United States"
To "Maintain" the highest standard of "ethical Conduct" and "Integrity"
Greene County, Tennessee is the third largest county in the State
and currently has a population of 68,831. with an additional 16,000
living in the "City limits" There are 624 square miles within Greene County.
There are 1210 miles of roadways in Greene County.
Sheriff J. Steven (Steve) Burns
Chief Deputy John Jones
Tennessee Division of Consumer Affairs
Don't Get Scammed 2012
click on above picture for information on how not to get scammed
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The Sheriff's Department has a garden used to save money on the food for inmates housed at the Greene County Detention Center and the Greene County Workhouse. Click the above picture for more information and pictures.
Missing Person Located
Click on picture above to see more of the search and rescue of missing local woman
TN SAVIN - Statewide Automated Victim Information Notification
The TSA/SAVIN Program’s purpose is to increase the safety of victims of crime, law enforcement, criminal justice personnel and the general public by providing access to timely information concerning the custody status of offenders in county jails. Victims and other concerned citizens can register anonymously by telephone (1-888-868-4631) or register at the website to be notified in the event of an offender's release, transfer or escape.