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 2017 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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On Monday, November 20, 2017 at approximately 10:05 p.m. a pedestrian walking along the 8,200 block of southbound U.S.-25 (Dixie Highway) near Florence, Kentucky was struck by two vehicles and died as a result of those impacts.
On Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at 2:55 p.m. Boone County Sheriff Deputies were dispatched to the intersection of Empire Drive (KY 3503) and Bluegrass Drive in Florence, Kentucky, for a train derailment accident.
On Sunday, November 5, 2017 at approximately 3:55 p.m. an Erlanger, Kentucky man was arrested for robbing the Subway Restaurant located at 1790 Airport Exchange Boulevard near Erlanger (unincorporated Boone County).
On Thursday, November 02, 2017 at approximately 3:00 p.m. a lone woman robbed the BB&T Bank located at 2110 North Bend Road in Hebron, Kentucky after presenting a demand note and leaving with an undetermined amount of cash.
On Saturday, October 28, 2017 at approximately 4:05 p.m. a resident at the Grand of Florence rental complex near Florence, Kentucky notified the Public Safety Communications Center of an accident at 855 Clubtrail Drive. Another resident there was pinned under a pickup truck he had been working on in the parking lot.
On Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at approximately 10:10 p.m. a single vehicle collision in the 12,000 block of Boat Dock Road (KY-1925) in Union, Kentucky claimed the life of the single occupant in the vehicle.
On Monday, October 23, 2017, at 2:30 p.m. a two vehicle traffic collision on Camp Ernst Road (KY 237) just north of Bluestem Drive in Burlington, Kentucky sent two children passengers to the hospital with life threatening injuries and both drivers to local hospitals with non-life threatening injuries.
On Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 12:19 p.m. a traffic collision involving a pedestrian and vehicle occurred at the intersection of Coral Drive and West Horizon Drive in Hebron, Kentucky causing the pedestrian to be sent to the hospital with life threatening injuries.
David Goderwis, 39, of Florence KY was arrested on multiple traffic and criminal charges.