Author: Shane Robbins

On Monday, October 5, 2020 Boone Police Communications received a 911 call from a mother stating that she and her 8-year-old child were separated while walking on the Greenway Trail.  The pair became separated while walking near the Casey Lane access, which is on the eastern side of the trail system.  Officers responded and immediately […]

The Boone Police Department would like to inform our citizens that October is Domestic Violence Awareness month.  The North Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence defines Domestic Violence as a pattern of intentionally violent and/or controlling behavior used against a family member or a dating/intimate partner to gain power and control over that person, during and/or […]

On Friday, September 4th at 11:02 pm, the Boone Police Department received 911 calls from numerous parties, of a motor vehicle collision involving pedestrians at the intersection of East King Street and Forest Hills Drive. A 2016 Nissan passenger car driven by Madison Jane Mahagan was traveling East on E. King Street nearing the intersection […]

  • Posted in Police News Releases
  • Comments Off on Driver Charged with Two Counts of Felony Death by Vehicle

The Boone Police Department is asking for the public’s help in eliminating the traffic congestion on Blowing Rock Road. Several popular eating and coffee establishments have a tendency to attract several patrons. Therefore, this causes traffic to come to a stand-still on Blowing Rock Road as customers are attempting to enter the parking area and/or […]

The Boone Police Department will be partnering with the Watauga County Children’s Council to collect diapers and wipes the week of September 14th through September 25th, 2020, for their annual Diaper Drive for National Diaper Awareness Week. All sizes of diapers are welcome, but there is a greater demand for sizes 3, 4, 5, and […]

At approximately 5:16 p.m. on June 16, 2020, Boone Police, Boone Fire and Watauga Medics responded to a motor vehicle crash with injuries, involving three vehicles on U.S. 421 near the intersection of Industrial Park Dr.  Boone Fire began working to free two of the occupants who were pinned inside the wreckage.  Three people were […]

  • Posted in Police News Releases
  • Comments Off on June 16 Motor Vehicle Crash Results in Misdemeanor Death by Motor Vehicle Arrest

On Friday, September 4th at 11:02 pm, the Boone Police Department received 911 calls from numerous parties, of a motor vehicle collision involving pedestrians at the intersection of East King Street and Forest Hills Drive. A 2016 Nissan passenger car driven by Madison Jane Mahagan was traveling East on E. King Street nearing the intersection […]

Boone Police Launch New Initiative to Streamline Noise Violation Responses The Boone Police Department has launched a new initiative to address and streamline responses to noise violations in residential areas of the Town.  Residents may now visit the Town of Boone Police Department website to register an event they are hosting at their specific address.  […]

Recently the Boone Police Department received a new Polaris Electric Utility side-by-side vehicle.  This purchase was made possible by a donation from an anonymous community member.  This new utility vehicle will be used to patrol the Greenway Trail and provide support during special events throughout the Town of Boone.  The benefits are already being realized. […]

  • Posted in Police News Releases
  • Comments Off on Boone Police Have New Tool to Serve the Public while Protecting the Environment

On November 27th, 2018, Farmers Rental and Power Equipment was the victim of a break-in and then on November 28th, 2018, High Country 4×4 was the victim of a break-in and thefts from numerous vehicles.  As a result of investigations into both incidents the following persons have been charged with the listed offenses. Brandon Alan […]

  • Posted in Police News Releases
  • Comments Off on Boone Police Make Arrests in Two Breaking and Entering Incidents from November