We are currently taking applications for the position of Deputy Sheriff.
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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.
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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Search team members located a deceased male in a secluded section of the woods on Big Bone Lick State Park property
On Thursday, June 16, 2016 at approximately 8:40 a.m. Boone County Sheriff’s detectives arrested a man for the late night shooting of another man following a fight in a trailer park near Florence, Kentucky.
On Wednesday, June 8, 2016 Boone County Sheriff’s detectives took five male juveniles ranging in age from 15 to 17 into custody after a near six month long extensive investigation into the group’s criminal enterprise consisting of a vast array of crimes to include robberies, burglaries, drug sales/use, & stealing and selling guns predominately in the Walton & Richwood areas and up to Florence, Kentucky.
On Wednesday, June 1, 2016 at approximately 7:40 p.m. Boone County Sheriff’s detectives arrested a Hebron, Kentucky man for posting juvenile nude photos of a family member on an internet sex site.
On Thursday, May 26, 2016 at approximately 2:32 a.m. a single vehicle collision involving a motorcycle near 7839 Pleasant Valley Road (KY 237) in Florence, Kentucky claimed the life of the motorcycle operator and closed both lanes of the roadway for approximately 3 hours.
Boone County Sheriff warns of Grand Juty Scam wherein a caller identifies himself as a Boone County Sheriff’s deputy and informs the victim they have an arrest warrant for missing a grand jury assignment.
On Wednesday, April 20, 2016 Boone County Sheriff’s detectives charged a Cincinnati, Ohio man with the robberies of the Holiday Inn Express & Waffle House, both in Richwood, Kentucky in the early morning hours of April 20th.
On Saturday, April 3, 2016 at approximately 8:20 a.m. Boone County Sheriff’s investigators arrested a Eubank, Kentucky man for the sexual molestation of a five (5) year old child the day prior at a residence near Florence, Kentucky.
A Boone County mother and her boyfriend arrested for abuse and torture of oa her three year old child.
A three vehicle collision on U.S.-42 near Miller-Owens Road in Verona, Kentucky sent the three drivers to area hospitals; one via Air Care.
The Boone County Sheriff’s Office will be awarded the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant to purchase necessary law enforcement equipment to enhance the safety of citizens and law enforcement officers alike. There will be a public meeting for citizen comments at the Boone County Sheriff’s Office, 3000 Conrad Lane, Burlington KY 41005 at 12:00 noon on Tuesday, June 28 2016.