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2014 Press Releases

A vehicle vs train collision in the 11,000 block of Old Lexington Pike in Richwood, Kentucky sent the driver of the car to the hospital with reportedly non life–threatening injuries.

– 3/16/2014 Read More

A three vehicle traffic collision at the intersection of U.S.–25 (Dixie Highway) and Frogtown Road in Union, Kentucky claimed the life of one of the drivers and sent two others to area hospitals.

– 3/16/2014 Read More

On Thursday, March 13, 2014 at approximately 1:08 p.m. Boone County Sheriff’s deputies were called to the intersection of Weaver Road and Sam Neace Drive near Florence, Kentucky for a reported suicide in a vehicle there.

– 3/13/2014 Read More

One man is in the hospital and another is in jail following a fight between the two that ended with one man being stabbed multiple times.

– 3/10/2014 Read More

A Florence KY man has been arrested and charged for the rape of a 14 year old girl.

– 3/7/2014 Read More

Elderly Union KY man found deceased in his pickup truck which was upside down in a creek on his property.

– 3/5/2014 Read More

Boone County Emergency Management encourages everyone to carefully consider their preparedness for severe weather during Severe Weather Preparedness Week March 2nd–8th.

– 2/25/2014 Read More

Boone County rescinds its Level 1 Snow Emergency effective immediately.

– 2/6/2014 Read More

Boone County rescinds its Level 2 Snow Emergency effective immediately.  A Level 1 Snow Emergency is still in effect.

– 2/5/2014 Read More

On Monday, January 27, 2014 at approximately 6:55 p.m. a two vehicle collision on northbound I–75 at the 171 mile marker in Walton, Kentucky sent the two occupants from one of the vehicles to the hospital via medical helicopters with reported non life–threatening injuries.

– 1/28/2014 Read More

The declared Level 1 Snow Emergency for Boone County is hereby rescinded effective immediately.

– 1/23/2014

Boone County Emergency Management is Offering Severe Weather Spotter Training

– 1/22/2014 Read More

Boone County has declared a Level 1 Snow Emergency which is effective immediately

– 1/21/2014 Read More

2013 Press Releases

Authorities from three Ohio police departments and the Boone County Sheriff’s Office are investigating a series of six (6) business burglaries that have occurred over the last ten weeks involving the same described suspect, vehicle, and modus operandi (method of operation) and are asking for assistance in learning the identity of the man involved.

– 1/9/2014 Read More

Boone County Emergency Management has outlined some safety tips for extreme cold weather

– 1/6/2014 Read More

On Sunday, December 29, 2013 at approximately 11:25 a.m. a child custody exchange on Pebble Creek Way in Burlington, Kentucky went terribly awry when the father shot into the vehicle occupied by the mother.

– 12/29/2013 Read More

A two car traffic collison in the 7,700 block of East Bend Road in Burlington, Kentucky sent all occupants to area hospitals, one of them via Air Care.

– 12/19/2013 Read More

Investigators are attempting to identify a man who stole money from massage chairs at the Richwood TA Truck Stop.

– 12/16/2013 Read More

A two car collision on eastbound I–275 at the 8.0 mile marker claimed the life of the driver of one of the involved vehicles.

– 12/11/2013 Read More

Boone County Sheriff detectives are requesting information regarding two burglaries of the City Electric Supply Company located at 1335 Donaldson Road near the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport

– 12/5/2013 Read More

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.

– 12/2/2013 Read More

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.

– 11/15/2013 Read More

Investigators are requesting help identifying a suspect using stolen credit cards.

– 11/7/2013 Read More

A single vehicle collision on Pleasant Valley Road at Lilac Drive near Florence, Kentucky sent the lone occupant to the hospital with serious injuries.

– 10/23/2013 Read More

Union City Officials Declare “LEVEL ONE” Snow Emergency

– 12/6/2013 Read More

Boone County Officials Declare “LEVEL ONE” Snow Emergency

– 12/6/2013 Read More

A Hebron, Kentucky man is charged with Rape 1st degree that occurred at a wedding reception.

– 10/15/2013 Read More

Detectives make an arrest related the home invasion robbery in the Oakbrook subdivision on August 5, 2013.  Investigators are asking for help in identifying the other two suspects.

– 10/8/2013 Read More

On Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at approximately 10:30 p.m. Boone County Sheriff’s deputies were called to a shooting in the 7,100 block of Camp Ernst Road in Burlington, Kentucky.

– 9/26/2013 Read More

On Thursday, September 19, 2013 at approximately 10:00 p.m. a single vehicle traffic collision in Verona, Kentucky caused the death of the driver and sent two passengers to area hospitals by air.

– 9/19/2013 Read More

Boone County Sheriff’s Investigators are requesting assistance in the investigation of a man relating to car break-ins and the subsequent fraudulent use of credit/debit cards from those thefts that occurred on Friday, July 5, 2013 at Linnemann Funeral Home in Burlington and the Burlington YMCA.

– 9/18/2013 Read More

A bicycle v. motor vehicle traffic collision at Hart Drive & Petersburg Road (KY–20) in Hebron, Kentucky sent the cyclist to the hospital with reported minor injuries.

– 9/17/2013 Read More

A three vehicle collision at the intersection of Langley Drive and Northbend Road (KY–237) in Hebron, Kentucky caused injuries to all four occupants; one transported via Air Care with reported life–threatening injuries.

– 9/7/2013 Read More

Boone County Sheriff’s investigators received an eleven count indictment from an impaneled Boone County Grand Jury charging a Florence, Kentucky man with the residential burglaries and related offenses throughout the county nearly one month ago.

– 9/5/2013 Read More

The Boone County Cooperative Extension Service and the Boone County Sheriff’s Department is sponsoring a Teens on Wheels Safety Program.

– 8/9/2013 Read More

A Burlington, Kentucky man ran over his wife as he was backing into the garage at their home in the 6,000 block of Utz Lane. – 8/5/2013 Read More

Authorities are investigating a home invasion robbery that orrurred on Monday, August 05, 2013 at approximately 11:40 a.m. in the 7,000 block of Centercrest Lane in the Oakbrook Subdivision near Florence, Kentucky. – 8/5/2013

Traffic was stopped in both directions on US–42 at South Fork Road in Verona, KY while the accident reconstruction team worked the scene of a fatal accident involving a motorcycle. – 8/5/2013

Several vehicles, mailboxes vandalized in March, May, June, and July in the Hebron and Burlington area.  Deputies are asking for help in identifying the suspects and/or their vehicle. – 8/1/2013

Florence, Kentucky man was arrested for the sexual molestation of a four year old child – 7/23/2013

On June 29, 2013 at approximately 8:15 a.m. a two vehicle, head–on collision on US–25 (Dixie Highway) sent both drivers and two passengers to the hospital with reported non life–threatening injuries. – 6/29/2013

Boone County Sheriff’s investigators arrested a Hebron, Kentucky man for sexually molesting a 13 year old boy – 6/26/2013

“4th for Our Soldiers Event” will be held this year on July 6th in the Arborwood Subdivision in Burlington, KY – 6/18/2013

A man has indicted on multiple counts of day time burglaries that occurred in a three week period predominately in the Oakbrook Subdivision – 6/18/2013

On Sunday, June 16, 2013 at approximately 6:00 p.m. a two vehicle, head–on traffic collision in the 15,000 block of US–42 near Southfork Church Road in Verona, Kentucky claimed the life of one of the drivers and sent two others to area hospitals via medical helicopters. – 6/16/2013

On Sunday, June 16, 2013 at approximately 3:50 p.m. the body of a man was located in the Ohio River just down river from the Anderson Ferry located in Constance, Kentucky – 6/16/2013

On Sunday, June 16, 2013 at approximately 1:05 p.m. an unusual accident on I–75 at the 172.5 mile marker sent a driver of one of vehicles to the hospital via Air Care with life–threatening injuries.  The driver later succumbed to the injuries. – 6/16/2013

A single vehicle collision in the 10,000 block of U.S.–25 (Dixie Highway) caused the driver to be sent to the hospital via Air Care – 6/12/2013

A Verona, Kentucky man was charged with Burglary 2nd degree after investigators determined he was responsible for a series of daytime burglaries in the Verona area beginning in April of 2013. – 6/11/2013

Crestview Hills, Kentucky man drove his car into the lake at the office of the Crestview Lakes Mobile Home Park. – 5/22/2013

This morning at approximately 5:00 a.m. a passing motorists noticed a car upside down in a creek along the 15,000 block of US–42 in Verona, Kentucky.  The car was full of water and the driver’s door was ajar. – 5/6/2013

An early morning collision on Friday, May 3, 2013 at Aero Parkway and KY–18 is now a fatality. – 5/3/2013

Register now for free Community Emermergency Response Training (CERT) provided by Boone County Emergency Management – 4/26/2013

Boone County resident tackles an eluding suspect and holds him until deputies catch up. – 4/11/2013

Deputies capture one of two men who entered the Speedway station located a 3555 Northbend Road in Hebron, Kentucky and stole Children’s Miracle Network donation jars from the counter.  They are still looking for the second man identified as Ellis Edwards, 20 of Latonia, Kentucky. – 4/10/2013

A single vehicle truck accident in the 1,400 block of KY–338 (Richwood Road) near Walton, Kentucky sent the driver to hospital via Air Care – 4/4/2013

A short pursuit ends with the driver crashing his vehicle and facing several charges. – 3/31/2013

A traffic collision involving three vehicles on North Bend Road (KY–237) at Langley Drive in Hebron, Kentucky sent those involved to area hospitals and snarled traffic while deputies investigated and cleared the scene. – 3/28/2013

Investigators are requesting help locating a man wanted for questioning concerning a residential burglary. – 3/27/2013

Investigators suspect foul play in the case of missing person Terry Hand who was reported missing on January 8, 2013. – 3/15/2013

Investigators are asking anyone who might recognize the man or truck in the surveillance photos from the recent Cash Express robbery to come forward. – 3/7/2013

Seats are still available for the Severe Weather Spotter training class presented by The National Weather Service on Wednesday, February 27, 2013 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. – 2/22/2013

Boone County Sheriff Michael A. Helmig’s position on the Second Amendment Rights – 1/31/2013

Boone County Emergency Management is sponsoring a Severe Weather Spotter training class presented by The National Weather Service on Wednesday, February 27, 2013 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. – 1/23/2013

Three Boone County, Kentucky men were arrested for the kidnapping, torture, murder, and dismemberment of another man on Wednesday, January 9, 2013 who has yet to be identified. – 1/15/2013

A two vehicle, side–swipe accident in the 15,000 block of U.S.–42 near South Fork Church Road in Verona, Kentucky sent one of the drivers to the hospital via PHI air ambulance. – 1/14/2013

Sheriff’s investigators are asking for information as to the whereabouts of 41 year old Terry Hand of Boone County who was reported missing by his daughter after he had not been seen or heard from since Sunday, January 6, 2013 at approximately 1:00 p.m. – 1/11/2013

A 32 year old Burlington, Kentucky man was arrested and charged with multiple counts for the sexual molestation of a 15 year old girl. – 1/9/2013

Three teenagers were arrested after deputies determined they were involved in crashing a stolen car they were in and fleeing the scene.  They are also charged with breaking into numerous vehicles overnight throughout the Burlington, Kentucky area. – 1/8/2013

A Boone County School bus with 17 middle school and high school students on board was invovled in a collision on North Bend RD this morning.   No injuries reported. – 1/8/2013

The Boone County Sheriff’s Collision Investigation & Traffic Enforcement (C.I.T.E.) Unit will be conducting informational classes on Department of Transportation (D.O.T.) regulations that deal with commercial vehicles with a weight of over 10,000 pounds. – 1/3/2013

2012 Press Releases

A single vehicle accident has claimed the life of a Ryle High School student – 12/20/2012

Florence, Kentucky man was involved in a single vehicle motorcycle fatal collision on Big Bone Road (KY–1925) in Union, Kentucky. – 12/17/2012

Invetigators are seeking help identifying a van used in a theft in Sam’s parking lot – 11/27/2012

A Florida man dies after experiencing a medical episode while driving southbound on I–75 at the 170 mile marker (just south of Walton, Kentucky) – 11/26/2012

Five Vehicle Rear End Chain Reaction Collision on I–71 at the 72 MM sends several to local hospitals – 11/22/2012

General Manager of the Boone County Water District, Phil Trzop, has been arrested for Abuse of Public Trust – 11/16/2012

Time running out on the $100,000.00 reward in the Stephenson Murder case – 11/16/2012

A police pursuit begins in Florence and ends in a crash near Richwood – 10/31/2012

A 13 year old middle school student was struck by a car while walking to school.– 10/19/2012

David Dooley, 38 of Burlington, Kentucky is charged with Murder and Tampering with physical evidence in the homicide of Michelle Mockbee at Thermo Fisher Scientific on May 29, 2012.– 9/27/2012

Suspect arrested for stealing candle money from the IHM Church.– 9/24/2012 – Updated 10/5/2012

Investigators are seeking help identifying a man using a stolen debit card.– 9/24/2012

Investigators are seeking help identifying a man wanted for questioning in connection with a series of business burglaries.– 9/19/2012

A woman backs her vehicle across two lawns and into an in ground pool.– 9/5/2012

A 92 year old Verona, Kentucky man shot an intruder who broke into his house.– 9/3/2012

Fatal accident/attempted suicide in Burlington– 8/23/2012

A two vehicle collision in the 15,000 block of Glencoe Verona Road (KY–16) in Verona, Kentucky sent all four occupants to the hospital via medical helicopters.– 8/16/2012

A single vehicle accident on Frogtown Road near Triple Crown Boulevard in Union, Kentucky resulted in an occupant being transported to the hospital via Air Care.– 8/12/2012

The University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service and the Boone County Sheriff’s Office will be conducting the Teens on Wheels Safety Program on August 25, 2012 from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00p.m.– 8/8/2012

Boone County offers Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training.– 8/6/2012

A single vehicle accident on Frogtown RD in Union sends the driver to the hospital via Air Care with reported life–threatening injuries.– 8/3/2012

A two car traffic collision on US 25 (Dixie Highway) at the intersection of White Pine Circle near Florence, Kentucky claimed the life of one of the occupants and sent the two drivers to the hospital with reported non life–threatening injuries– 7/15/2012

A two vehicle traffic collision on KY–18 (Burlington Pike) at the intersection of Limaburg Road in Burlington, Kentucky resulted in the death of one of the occupants and sent four others to area hospitals with reported non life–threatening injuries.– 7/15/2012

Detectives arrested a Walton, Kentucky man for the sexual molestation of a 15 year old female– 7/13/2012

The Boone County Sheriff’s Department is currently accepting applications for its fall citizen’s academy class– 7/13/2012

A single vehicle accident on I–75 in Walton, Kentucky claimed the life of one of the two occupants and sent the other to the hospital with life–threatening injuries.– 7/12/2012

A two vehicle accident on KY–18 (Burlington Pike) at McGrath in Burlington, Kentucky sent one of the occupants to the hospital via Air Care– 7/03/2012

Burlington, Kentucky man was arrested after he failed to comply with the sex offender registration– 6/29/2012

Burn Ban in Effect by Executive Order.– 6/27/2012

Sheriff’s Deputy Greg Tanner rescues a man from his burning home.– 6/27/2012

A vehicle vs. pedestrian accident results in a fatality.– 6/18/2012

A Petersburg, Kentucky man died due to injuries he sustained from a tractor rollover accident.– 6/18/2012

On Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at approximately 7:00 p.m. a four vehicle collision on southbound I-75 at the 171.2 mm claimed the life of one of the drivers.– 6/12/2012

A pedestrian is struck and killed while walking on River RD, driver faces several charges.– 6/3/2012

A single vehicle accident on U.S.–42 in Verona claimed the life of the driver.– 6/1/2012

Sheriff’ Deputies responded to Thermo Fisher Scientific for the assault of a female employee.  Upon arrival the deputies discovered that she was a victim of an apparent homicide.– 5/29/2012

A three vehicle collision claimed the life of the motorcyclist, sent two others to the hospital– 5/26/2012

Boone County Emergency Management Administration along with various other agencies will be conducting a Mass Casualty Incident (MCI) exercise on Thursday, May 24, 2012.– 5/23/2012

Motorcycle accident sends the driver and the passenger to the hospital, the passenger with life–threatening injuries.– 5/21/2012

Investigators are seeking information related to a near fatal accident on Mt. Zion RD that occurred On Sunday, May 6, 2012 at approximately 1:35 a.m. – 5/11/2012

A Burlington woman is charged with a Class D felony for stealing a purse from a parked car.– 5/8/2012

A single vehicle accident on Hathaway RD in Union claims the drivers life.– 5/8/2012

A two vehicle collision involving a school bus and a passenger car in the 5,600 block of North Bend Road (KY-237) in Burlington, Kentucky sent the driver of the passenger car to the hospital via Air Care.– 4/23/2012

A rear–end collision on I–75 results in one fatality and three others being transported to area hospitals.– 4/19/2012

Charles R. Stephenson, 58 of Walton, is charged with Tampering with physical evidence, a Class D felony and Trafficking in a controlled substance, a Class C felony.– 4/13/2012

A Walton KY man is arrested on Sexual Abuse charges.– 4/10/2012

Two more scrap metal thefts/arrests– 4/5/2012

A two vehicle, head–on collision on U.S.–25 (Dixie Highway) near Chambers Road left one person dead and sent five others to area hospitals.– 4/4/2012

A 14 year old boy has been charged with Wanton Endangerment 1st degree for shooting the window of an occupied school bus with a BB gun.– 3/29/2012

Stolen credit card used at local Walgreen’s, investigators are requesting help identifying the suspect– 3/23/2012

An accident between a motorcycle and a passenger car on KY–18 claimed the life of the motorcyclist.– 3/17/2012

A private plane crashes near Union– 3/14/2012

Boone County offers Community Emergency response Team (CERT) Training Course– 3/12/2012

The Scrap Unit makes yet another arrest– 3/12/2012

March is Severe Storms Preparedness Month– 3/6/2012

The most recent arrests by the Scrap Unit– 3/5/2012

Scrap Unit makes another arrest– 3/2/2012

Sheriff’s investigators arrest an Elsmere man for sexual abuse after he sexullay violated a co–worker on Wednesday– 2/27/2012

Scrap Unit makes another arrest– 2/27/2012

Anonther man arrested by the Scrap Unit– 2/17/2012

Three teens arrested for Speedway gas station robbery– 2/17/2012

Two Canadian men arrested for possessing credit card scanners– 2/14/2012

All northern Kentucky dispatch centers experienced catastrophic emergency telephone service– 2/7/2012

Scrap Unit makes another arrest for scrap metal theft– 2/3/2012

Boone County detectives arrest a Boone County man for sexually molesting an eleven year old girl in his home.– 1/31/2012

Boone County Emergency Management announces Severe Weather Spotter Training– 1/31/2012

Scrap Unit deputies arrested two men and one woman for the theft of scrap metal from Augar Metals– 1/30/2012

A $5,000 reward is being offered for any information leading to an arrest in the Stephenson murder case– 1/25/2012

Investigators are asking for help identifiying a man who was captured on surveillance video breaking into a local church– 1/23/2012

A 29 year old Lexington man arrested for the rape of a 14 year old girl Florence, KY girl– 1/20/2012

Scrap Unit arrests two more for the theft of scrap metal– 1/20/2012

Man arrested after he threatened a woaman with a knife while she was walking in Central Park & Arboretum in Union KY– 1/19/2012

Twelve year old sixth grader admits to setting fire at Conner Middle School today, 1st degree Arson charges are pending.– 1/18/2012

Sheriff’s Investigators are looking for the driver of a hit and run that happened earlier today– 1/12/2012

Sheriff’s Investigators are seeking your help in locating 7,000 pounds of stolen electrical wire– 1/11/2012

Four more arrested for thier involvment in separate thefts of metal– 1/5/2012

2011 Press Releases

Two people are injured when their vehicle is struck by a train– 12/31/2011

Resolve to be Ready in 2012– 12/28/2011

Scrap Unit makes three more arrests– 12/21/2011

Burlington man arrested for the sexual molestation of a 12 year old girl– 12/19/2011

Single vehicle motorcycle accident sends one man to the hospital with non life–threatening injuries– 12/13/2011

Task Force cathes two with over $10,000 worth of stolen property– 12/12/2011

Single vehicle accident claims two lives – 12/10/2011 Updated 12/12/2011

Elderly man robs Gateway Community College Bookstore at Knife–Point – 12/8/2011

Task Force created to investigate metal thefts in Boone County – 12/2/2011

Investigators are searching for individuals in these surveillance photos in relation to recent car break–ins in Hebron – 11/8/2011

On Wednesday, November 9th at 2:00 PM EST, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will conduct the first nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System (EAS). – 11/4/2011

Overturned garbage truck on Camp Ernst RD creates havoc for early morning commuters. – 10/31/2011

A two vehicle traffic collision at of U.S.–42 and KY–338 claimed the life of one of the drivers and sent another occupant to the hospital with reportedly life–threatening injuries. – 10/23/2011

Newport man arrested at Richwood Econo Lodge on felony Probation and Parole warrant– 10/20/2011

Pedestrian struck while crossing Burlington Pike– 10/13/2011

Boone County Emergency Management offers Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)training– 10/11/2011

Dump truck accident on Glencoe Verona RD sends one man to the hospital– 9/14/2011

A Conner High School student was struck by a vehicle as he was crossing Limaburg Road– 9/12/2011

Investigators are asking for the person who called in a tip to the Shelbyville, Kentucky Police Department late last week to call them directly.– 5/29/2011 Updated: 9/12/2011

A traffic collision at U.S.–42 and KY–536 (Mount Zion Road) in Union, Kentucky claimed the life of one of the drivers.– 8/30/2011

Rollback rollover in Verona sends driver to the hospital– 8/29/2011

Boone County Emergency Management will offer Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Training – 8/18/2011

Boone County Storm Ready Recognition Renewed – 8/16/2011

Fiery truck crash sends two men to area hospitals – 8/3/2011

Bomb scare at Courtyard by the Marriott– 8/2/2011

Deputy Ryan Whalen stopped and subsequently arrested Charles Williams, 46 of Cincinnati, Ohio for Theft by unlawful taking.– 7/28/2011

UPDATED - On Sunday, May 29, 2011 at approximately 1:00 p.m. Boone County Sheriff's deputies were called to the 7400 block of Ridge Edge Court near Florence, Kentucky– 7/22/2011

UPDATED - On Tuesday, April 5, 2011 at approximately 9:45 a.m. a man fired six shots into a mobile home.– 7/21/2011

Orrin Carroll, 51 of Burlington, KY is wanted for Assault 2nd degree, Burglary 2nd, Unlawful Imprisonment, and Violation of an EPO/DVO. – 7/10/2011

Investigators are searching for a vehicle used in a theft at Limited Motors.– 7/6/2011

MISSING: Joyce Ann Whitney, 77 of Florence KY has returned– 7/6/2011

A Burlington man has been charged with Criminal Mischief after putting dye in a local swimming pool.– 7/5/2011

On Sunday, July 3, 2011 residents of the Hanover Park subdivision in Burlington, Kentucky– 7/05/2011

A collision between a farm tractor and a passenger car sends four people to area hospitals.– 6/29/2011

Signup Online for Boone County Emergency Information– 6/20/2011

Detectives are seeking help identifiying a suspect using stolen credit cards– 6/15/2011

Fatal two car accident at U.S.–42 and KY 338– 6/11/2011

The Mass Casualty Incident (MCI) exercise for June 8, 2011 has been POSTPONED– 6/6/2011

Single vehicle collision in Petersburg, Kentucky claimed the life of the single occupant– 5/30/2011

A couple found dead in their home on Ridge Edge Court– 5/29/2011

Indiana man faces several charges after holding children at knife point– 5/24/2011

Tractor Trailer overturns on US–42, Driver air lifted to hospital– 5/24/2011

Detectives are searching for a woman in connection with a smash–n–grab at Big Bone State Park.– 5/18/2011

Detectives are searching for two men in connection with a robbery at the Union BP.– 5/9/2011

Detectives are searching for two women who are using stolen credit cards.– 5/5/2011

Patricia “Tricia” Ann Hill has been arrested and charged in connection with an armed robbery in which a man was shot.– 5/2/2011 – Updated 5/5/2011

Investigators need help identifying an armed man who robbed the Kroger Fuel Center in Hebron– 04/26/2011

Man arrested for UDF burglary– 04/25/2011

Boone County emergency first responders are recommending residents use a NOAA weather radio for the most up–to–date, comprehensive weather alerts.– 04/22/2011

Three vehicle collision on I–71 at the 74 mile marker sends two people to area hospitals.– 04/21/2011

Storm Damage Report.– 04/20/2011

Flooding Roadways.– 04/19/2011

Boone County Sheriff’s investigators are looking for a man in connection with a mobile home community shooting.– 04/6/2011

Boone County Sheriff’s investigators are seeking help in identifying a woman in connection with a burglary at GSI Logistics.– 03/28/2011

Boone County Sheriff’s investigators are seeking help in identifying a suspect using stolen credit cards.– 03/28/2011

Boone County Sheriff’s investigators are seeking help in identifying a credit card fraud suspect.– 03/24/2011

Three vehicle collision on I–275 at the 8.5 mile marker involving a Dodge Neon, tractor trailer and a school bus.– 03/8/2011

Two car collision at the intersection of North Bend Road and Conner Road sends drivers to local hospitals– 03/8/2011

Are you ready for severe weather?  March is “Severe Storms Preparedness Month” in Kentucky.– 03/2/2011

A dispute over land ownership goes awry leaving a Union man charged with Attempted Murder– 02/26/2011

Missing Child Alert – Mason Frank– 02/24/2011

Accident on Killarney send four to the hospital, three of them children– 02/22/2011

Governor Beshear has proclained February as Earthquake Awareness Month in Kentucky.– 02/09/2011

Petersburg man arrested for stealing wallets– 01/21/2011

The Boone County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the disappearance of a mentally challenged man– 01/20/2011

Boone County Declares a Level One Snow Emergency
The snow emergency has been rescinded
– 01/20/2011

Surveillance photos of a male using a credit card stolen from Urban Active in Florence– 01/14/2011

Surveillance photos of a female using stolen credit cards– 01/14/2011

Boone County declares a Level I Snow Emergency– 01/11/2011

A single vehicle accident claims the life of a Verona woman– 01/09/2011

Accident on I–71 send two people to the hospital– 01/07/2011

Sheriff’ deputies are investigating an accident involving a tractor trailer and a train in Walton, KY.– 01/05/2011

Investigators seek help in locating a man who burglarized a church storage shed– 01/04/2011

2010 Press Releases

Investigators seek help in locating a couplse using a stolen credit card– 12/31/2010

Boone County Sheriff’s deputies were called to the 500 block of Walker Road in Walton, Kentucky for a report of a person shot. – 12/7/2010

We are currently investigating a missing 36 year old man last seen at the Flying J Truck Stop in Walton, Kentucky. – 12/2/2010

Ban on open burning lifted– 11/29/2010

Investigators seek help in locating a road rage suspect– 11/19/2010

A single vehicle collision sneds a woman and her two year old son taken to the hospital– 10/14/2010

A woman was arrested and her two children taken to the hospital after she crashed her car into a cruiser during a police pursuit– 10/8/2010

Verona, Kentucky teen hospitalized after being shot by his mother– 10/4/2010

Walton man charged with physically abusing his three year old foster child– 9/22/2010

Petersburg man drowns in Ohio River– 9/1/2010

Two Burlington men arressted for stealing sewer grates– 8/30/2010

Burlington man surrenders after barricading himself in his house for an hour and eight minutes– 8/26/2010

A man has been arrested for breaking into homes in Union.  Detectives are investigating similar burglaries in the Hebron, Kentucky area that occurred last week and are asking anyone who might have experienced a similar burglary to notify the Boone County Sheriff’s Department at (859) 334–2175.– 8/24/2010

Three vehicle accident on I–71 in Verona claims two lives– 8/12/2010

Roll–over accident on I–275 sends driver to hospital– 8/11/2010

Woman charged with Assault 2nd after stabbing her husband in the chest– 7/30/2010

Head–on collission on Belleview RD sends all 5 occupants to area hospitals– 7/22/2010

Authorities are searching for Kenneth Hollingsworth in conneciton with a liquor store robbery– 7/15/2010

Sheriff Deputy involved in traffic accident– 7/13/2010

Union, Kentucky man arrested for abusing his 5 year old son– 7/12/2010

Double shooting in Burlington– 6/26/2010

Burlington man arrested in connection with car break-ins– 6/8/2010

Fifth Third Bank Robbery– 5/28/2010

On May 26, 2010 at 9:00 a.m. Northern Kentucky Law Enforcement Agencies will participate in The Law Enforcement Torch Run ® for Special Olympics.– 5/25/2010

We are asking for your help in locating Jerry Holcomb, a non–compliant sex offender.– 5/26/2010

Laura Senseman charged with Murder 10 months after the death of her 2 month old daughter.– 5/19/2010

Burlington, Kentucky man arrested for impersonating a peace officer – 5/17/2010

Couple arrested for stealing copper from air conditioners– 5/14/2010

Corbin Kentucky man arrested for molesting a five year old girl.– 5/03/2010

Fight on Wysteria Villiage Drive left two people injured, one with a stab wound to the chest.  The Sheriff’s office is requesting information.– 4/20/2010

A 30 year old Cincinnati man who goes to Florence Mall with the intent of having sex with a 14 year old girl is arrested by Boone County Sheriff’s Deputies.– 4/6/2010

Douglas M. Stith, Boone County Kentucky Coroner, released his findings as to the cause and manner of Karen C. Kappelman’s death.– 3/29/2010

Corinth man arrested on various domestic violence charges– 3/18/2010

Burlington couple arrested on Forgery charges– 3/12/2010

Fatal Accident on US–25 in Walton– 3/12/2010

Burlington man arrested on Sexual Abuse charge– 2/18/2010

Conner High School student struck by a car while walking to school– 2/12/2010

Registered sex offender arrested for distributing child pornography– 2/12/2010

Larue County escapee arrested at a Boone County rest area– 2/10/2010

Boone County woman arrested for stabbing her boyfriend– 2/7/2010

Florence man charged with Statutory Rape of a Burlington, KY girl.– 1/28/2010

The LEVEL 1 Snow Emergency for Boone County has been rescinded– 1/8/2009

Boone County has issued a LEVEL 1 Snow Emergency– 1/7/2009

A Man’s body was found along eastbound I–275 at the 12.3 mile marker.  Investigators are requesting anyone with information as to the victim’s identity or other details to contact Crime Stopppers or the Boone County Shheriff’s office.– 1/6/2009 Updated 1/7/2010

2009 Press Releases

Pennsylvania truck driver was arrested for reporting a false incident– 12/23/2009

A 20 year old man has been arrested after trying to remove a 13 year old girl from school – 12/18/2009

A 17 year old teenager and her 19 year old boyfriend face burglary and other charges– 12/14/2009

Drug Deal/Robbery involving four young men in Union KY ends with one man stabbed stabbed in the back and all four in jail– 12/14/2009

Maineville, Ohio man was arrested for the molestation of a fifteen year old Boone County boy– 11/19/2009

Man arrested at Boone County Public Library for indecent exposure and disorderly conduct – 11/18/2009

Fatal accident in Verona– 11/18/2009

Couple arrested for a series of sexual molestations of a six year old girl– 11/13/2009

Possible child enticement case in Hebron, KY– 11/12/2009

Train collides with tractor trailer semi in Richwood, KY– 11/4/2009

Burlington man charged with committing three home burglaries.– 11/3/2009

Double Fatality Accident on I–275– 10/18/2009

Shooting suspect arrested– 10/15/2009

Four vehicle collision on I–275 under investigation– 10/14/2009

Richwood Waffle House Robbed– 9/30/2009

Assault send two to the hospital, one with life threatening injuries– 9/28/2009

Sheriff launches new community information service– 9/25/2009

The Boone County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a series of break–ins (burglaries) of freight shipping companies– 9/22/2009

The Boone County Citizen Corps Council is conducting an orientation meeting for those interested in learning more about volunteer opportunities in support of homeland security. – 9/21/2009

George Slayback JR arrested for Noncompliance– 9/18/2009

Fatal accident on U.S. 25 in Walton– 8/25/2009

“Good Samaritan” assists motorist then steals his cell phone– 8/19/2009

Accident on Gunpowder Road, lone occupant taken to hospital via Air Care– 8/18/2009

Chicago, Illinois man arrested for failing to register as a sex offender– 8/17/2009

Fatal accident at U.S.–42 and Mt. Zion involving a pedestrian– 8/12/2009

Single vehicle collision involving a tanker truck on Richwood Road– 7/31/2009

Single vehicle accident on Elijah Creek Road– 7/31/2009

Fatal Accident on West bound I–275 at mile marker 6.4– 7/24/2009

Two arrested in Hebron for stealing copper wire– 7/23/2009

Hebron, Kentucky man criminally charged with the death of his two (2) month old daughter– 7/13/2009

Michael Moore arrested on drug charges– 7/07/2009

Applications being accepted for the next Citizen’s Academy– 7/7/2009

Investigators are asking for information as to the identity of a person of interest relating to the police imposter case– 6/25/2009

Cooper High School teacher and track coach arrested for having a sexual relationship with a 17 year old student– 6/19/2009

Woman robbed by police imposter– 6/18/2009

Moore homicide investigation continues– 6/15/2009

Cab driver arrested for the rape of a Burlington, Kentucky woman.– 6/8/2009

A Cincinnati, Ohio man has been charged with the death of his wife stemming from an apparent accident earlier in the day.– 6/6/2009

Burned remains positiviely identified as those of Walter Sartory– 6/5/2009

On Thursday, June 04, 2009 at approximately 12:40 a.m. a single vehicle collision on Petersburg Road (KY–20) in Petersburg, Kentucky claimed the life of the driver of the car and sent the passenger to the hospital. – 6/4/2009

Boone County Sheriff’s investigators requesting information as to the identities of three credit card theft suspects – 5/29/2009

Two teenagers arrested for breaking into approximately fifteen (15) cars from two local apartment complexes.– 5/29/2009

Head-On collision sends four people to the hospital, two via Air Care.– 5/28/2009

The Boone County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a series of car break–ins over the holiday weekend– 5/27/2009

Public’s assistance requested in searching for missing Florence man– 4/8/2009 Updated 4/17/2009

30 year old man charged with sexual molestation of 14 year old girl– 4/8/2009

Tractor accident sends Burlington man to hospital.– 4/2/2009

Katherine Ann Chasteen has been arrested in connection with the Walgreens Pharmacy robbery on March 23, 2009– 3/31/2009 Updated 4/8/2009

Burlington, Kentucky man was arrested for the 2005 sexual molestation of a child. – 3/24/2009

Walgreens pharmacy in Burlington, Kentucky was robbed by a woman who threatened the use of a bomb. – 3/23/2009

Man arrested for molesting a relative 16 years ago– 3/20/2009

Arrests made in Sartory case (missing Hebron man)– 3/14/2009 Updated 3/17/2009

The Boone County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a missing elderly Hebron man– 3/11/2009

Man steals ladies wallet, purchases $1100 worth of American Express gift cards.  Boone County Sheriff’s investigators are requesting your help locating him.– 1/30/2009

I–275 was closed for approximately 30 minutes while Air Care responded to a single vehicle, roll–over accident.– 1/30/2009

Boone County has declared a Level One Snow Emergency.– 1/29/2009

Memphis, Tennessee man arrested on three warrants, one dating back to 1971.– 1/26/2009

Rollover accident on northbound I–71 near the Verona, Kentucky exit (72mm) sent the driver to the hospital.– 1/22/2009

Covington, Kentucky man arrested for sexually abusing a 13 year old girl.– 1/20/2009

2008 Press Releases

Deertrace stabbing suspect has turned himself in.– 10/7/2008

Independence KY man arrested for falsely reporting a robbery– 9/22/2008

Answers to Frequently Asked Questions regarding Wind Storm damage– 9/16/2008

Driver taken to hospital by Air Care after a roll–over accident on Gunpowder Road.– 9/9/2008

The Boone County Sheriff’s Office will hold a meeting with those customers of Details Auto Sales who have yet to receive the paperwork necessary to obtain their license plates.– 8/15/2008

A two car collision on KY-18 (Burlington Pike) sent all three occupants to area hospitals, two via Air Care. – 8/14/2008

The Boone County Sheriff’s Department Criminal Investigation Division is searching for a man charged with raping a nine (9) year old girl. – 8/7/2008

Accident on I–71 in Walton Claims the Life of a Sparta Woman– 7/28/2008

Missing Person – Christopher Scott Parker Updated – 7/29/2008

Traffic stop yields a cache of drugs and the arrests of a London, Kentucky couple.– 7/1/2008

We are currently accepting applications for the Fall 2008 Citizen’s Academy– 6/5/2008

Burlington Man Arrested for Having Sex With a Child– 6/5/2008

Motorcycle Accident on KY 20 (Petersburg Road) in Petersburg– 3/28/2008

5 People Arressted in Prostitution Sting– 3/20/2008

Florence Man Charged With Molesting a 14 Year Old Girl– 3/20/2008

Fatal Accident in Richwood– Updated 3/19/2008

Boone County Sheriff’s Office Searching for Cathleen Kenter– 3/7/2008

Shootings Occured in Two Seperate Mobile Home Parks Sunday Night– 3/4/2008

Overturned Tractor Trailer on HWY 42 Near Gallatin County Line– 3/4/2008

Boone County is Under a Level 2 Snow Emergency– 3/7/2008

Turfway Park Theft– 2/29/2008

Attempted Robbery of Hollywood Liquor– 2/28/2008

Pipe Bomb Found on shoulder of Bullittsville Road at the intersection of Petersburg Road – 2/27/2008

Donjoy Home Invasion – 2/26/2008