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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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Press Release

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. ReadMore

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. ReadMore

Boone County Sheriff deputies arrested two Cincinnati men in connection with an attempted burglary of an apartment in Walton KY in the early morning hours of April 21, 2016.  ReadMore

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 20thReadMore

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. ReadMore

Boone County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a Carrollton, Kentucky man after he broke into his ex-wife’s house in Union, Kentucky and stabbed her. ReadMore

A Boone County mother and her boyfriend arrested for abuse and torture of oa her three year old child. ReadMore

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. ReadMore

A woman and two male accomplices have been taken into custody for the robbery of the Heritage Bank in Hebron. ReadMore


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