Welcome to the Greene County Sheriff's Department Greeneville, Tennessee

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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 Pat D. Hankins


Chief Deputy Ray Allen





The Greene County Sheriff's Department

would like to thank

David Snapp for his Donation of $1000.00



David Snapp and Sheriff Pat Hankins



The money is going to be used to buy a hot box. A hot box is an alert system that is used in a K-9 vehicle to ensure that the temperature in the vehicle is safe for the dog. (The cost for a hot box is around $ 769.00 a piece)






Sheriff's Garden 2014




The Sheriff's Department has a Garden used to save money on the food for the inmates housed at the Greene County Detention Center and the Greene County Workhouse. Click the above picture for more information and pictures.




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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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.


(click link below)



National Victim Information and Notification for Offender Custody Status

(click link below)