Boone County Sheriff
3000 Conrad Lane
Burlington Ky 41005
Phone: (859) 334-2175
Fax: (859)334-2234
Email: bcs@boonecountyky.org

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Boone County Sheriff deputies are investigating a stabbing that occurred in the parking lot of L’oreal USA Distribution Center in Walton, KY last night.

– 6/26/2015 Read More

Boone County Sheriff’s investigators are examining the unexplained death of a 27 year old Union, Kentucky woman after her boyfriend called 911 for an ambulance stating she was unconscious but breathing and had banged her head.

– 6/05/2015 Read More

A badly decomposed male body has been located and recovered the from the Gunpowder Creek in Union, Kentucky near Hathaway Road and Riddles Run Road.

– 6/03/2015 Read More

On Wednesday, 5/27/2015 Christopher Thornhill was arrested in Darke County, Ohio on a Boone County Grand Jury indictment arrest warrant in connection with a fatal accident that occured on Thursday, January 29, 2015

– 5/20/2015 Read More

Investigators are asking for help identifying a man that robbed the BP gas station located at 196 Mary Grubbs Highway in Walton, Kentucky early this morning.

– 5/20/2015 Read More

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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.


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.