Deputies are searching for a man after he stole a Boone County Sheriff’s cruiser and later abandoned the cruiser in the Richwood area. He is reported to have a shotgun which he removed from the cruiser. Anyone seeing a person matching the description is urged to exercise caution and call 911.
A 22 year old Burlington, KY man has been arrested and charged with Robbery 1st degree, Tampering with physical evidence, and Persistent felony offender 2nd degree after robbing the Burger King on Burlington Pike in Burlington last Friday, November 8, 2013.
Investigators are requesting help identifying a suspect using stolen credit cards.
A single vehicle collision on Pleasant Valley Road at Lilac Drive near Florence, Kentucky sent the lone occupant to the hospital with serious injuries.
A Hebron, Kentucky man is charged with Rape 1st degree that occurred at a wedding reception.
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.
We are no longer accepting applications for the Fall 2013 Boone County Sheriff’s Office Citizen’s Academy, the class is full.