Elderly Union KY man found deceased in his pickup truck which was upside down in a creek on his property.
Boone County Emergency Management encourages everyone to carefully consider their preparedness for severe weather during Severe Weather Preparedness Week March 2nd–8th.
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.
The declared Level 1 Snow Emergency for Boone County is hereby rescinded effective immediately.
Boone County Emergency Management is Offering Severe Weather Spotter Training
Boone County has declared a Level 1 Snow Emergency which is effective immediately
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 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.