Boone County Sheriff
3000 Conrad Lane
Burlington Ky 41005
Phone: (859) 334-2175
Fax: (859)334-2234
Email: bcs@boonecountyky.org

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Press Release

A Covington, Kentucky man has been arrested for breaking into his grandfather’s house and pistol whipping his uncle.

– 9/16/2014 Read More

Boone County Sheriff deputies arrested a masked, hatchet wielding man who broke into the McDonalds restaurant in Burlington, Kentucky first attempting to break into the safe and then later threatening arriving employees with the hatchet until they opened the safe for him.

– 9/7/2014 Read More

Boone County Sheriff detectives arrested a Boone County, Kentucky man for sexually fondling a 16 year female while at the swimming pool.

– 8/26/2014 Read More

A Burlington Kentucky man has been charged with Attempted Murder and Tampering with Physical Evidence after he shot his neighbor three times during a dispute.

– 8/25/2014 Read More

Boone County Sheriff’s detectives charged a Boone County, Kentucky man with having inappropriate sexual contact with a woman who was passed out at the time

– 8/21/2014 Read More

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The Boone County Sheriff’s Office, located in Northern Kentucky, serves a broad and diverse population of over 110,000 residents across 256 square miles. Boone County borders Southwest Ohio, Southeast Indiana, and the Ohio River.  Boone County serves as a conduit for three (3) major US Interstate systems (I–71, I–75, and I–275). The closest major city, Cincinnati, OH, is only a fifteen (15) minute drive from the borders of Boone County. The above demographics also represent the ability of the regional population to easily traverse local and state boundaries. The combined populations of the three Northern Kentucky Counties (Boone, Campbell, and Kenton Counties) and Hamilton County, OH (Cincinnati) serve a population of over one million people.

Sheriff Michael A. Helmig is the 64th Sheriff of Boone County, a constitutionally elected office that dates back to 1799. Sheriff Michael A. Helmig is responsible for a wide variety of duties, including, but not limited to full–time law enforcement services, property tax collection, election duties, and service to the Boone County Civil and Criminal Courts.


The Boone County Sheriff’s office is now accepting applications for the Fall session of the Boone County Sheriff’s Citizen’s Academy.  The classes are held every Wednesday evening from 6pm to 9pm over a ten week course beginning September 10, 2014 and ending November 12, 2014. Click here for details and Application

The Boone County Sheriff’s Office has been awarded the Sen. Edward J. Byrne Memorial Grant to purchase necessary law enforcement equipment to improve safety to citizens and law enforcement officer alike.  There will be a public meeting for comments at the Boone County Sheriff’s Office on Monday May 17th, 2014 at 10: am EST located at 3000 Conrad Lane Burlington, KY 41005.