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.
Applications are now being accepted for the Fall 2015 Boone County Sheriff’s Office Citizen’s Academy. The class will be held on Thursday evenings from 6pm–9pm at the Boone County Sheriff’s Office.
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A man attempting to rob the Fifth Third Bank at 335 Mount Zion RD was caught and arrested.
An early morning head-on collision on North Bend RD near Wright Boulevard sends several peope to the hospital, at least one with life-threatening injuries.
A man is taken into custdy after an all night stand-off with deputies from the Boone County Sheriff's office and its S.W.A.T. team members.
Investigators are asking for help in identifying the driver of the vehicle involved in a hit and run at the intersection of KY-237 and KY-20 in Hebron that lef the victim with life-threating injuries.
Four vehicle collision involving a Boone County Sheriff Deputy sent four occupants to the hospital.
On Wednesday, December 02, 2015 at approximately 4:10 p.m. a lone gunman robbed the U.S. Bank located at 14973 Walton Verona Road in Verona, Kentucky obtaining an undetermined amount of cash from the teller.