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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One person is deceased and two others are hospitalized, one with life–threatening injuries following a four vehilce accident on I–71 in Verona this morning.

– 01/29/2015 Read More

A Walton, Kentucky man has been arrested for the sexual molestation of a 14 year old family member.

– 01/26/2015 Read More

An all–terrain vehicle (ATV) accident at 4789 River Road in Taylorsport, Kentucky claimed the life of the operator.

– 01/23/2015 Read More

A Union KY man has been arrested in connection with a series of car break–ins over the past two weeks.

– 01/22/2015 Read More

The fugitive from Grant County, Kentucky who is accused of assault yesterday was taken into custody this morning by Boone County Sheriff’s Deputies

– 12/18/2014 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.