Hardin County Sheriff's Department

  • Agency: Hardin County Sheriff's Department
  • Address: 150 N Provident Way, Suite 101, Elizabethtown, 42701 KY
  • Chief:
Phone: (270) 765-5133
Fax: (270) 982 8592

Hardin County Sheriff's Department is located at 150 N Provident Way, Suite 101, Elizabethtown, 42701 KY. The Hardin County Sheriff's Department phone number is (270) 765-5133.

Hardin County Sheriff's Department News

ATTENTION HARDIN COUNTY! Please help us identify this suspect in a burglary. You can message this page or e-mail me at jward@hcky.org

SCAM ALERT! If anyone receives a call from someone identifying themselves as a member of the Hardin County Sheriff’s Office and requests you to send money for missing a court date or go to jail. Please do not respond and immediately call the HCSO at 270-765-5133 or 911 after 4:30 pm and on weekends. Safer Streets-Stronger Community

National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day at Towne Mall Kroger from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm. Kroger Pharmacy and Hardin County Sheriff’s Office in partnership providing this service today. If you didn’t make it by Kroger today, you can drop off unwanted prescription drugs Monday-Friday between 8:00 am and 4:30 pm at the Sheriff’s Office.

Thanks so much for your generous support. The support has come from near and far (even out of state). The HOUDINI window decals have been a tremendous success and the proceeds has greatly benefited the Hardin County Animal Shelter Houdini Fund. Thanks again for your generosity. Houdini decals are still available at the Hardin County Sheriff’s Office.

Our first couple of Hardin County Residents have stopped by this morning to show their support! Come on down and make a donation for the care of Houdini while he recovers. All proceeds will go towards food and medical needs. Any donation of $10 (or more) and you will receive a Houdini decal!

Receive a free “Houdini” DECAL for any donation $10.00 (or more) made at the Hardin County Sheriff's Office (150 N. Provident Way, Elizabethtown). ALL proceeds donated will go to the Hardin County Animal Shelter for Houdini’s Care.

This week is Kentucky Safe Schools Week. Our mission is for every week to be Safe Schools Week in Hardin County!

Red Ribbon Week at our Schools! Deputy Tim Thomas at West Hardin Middle and Deputy Jeff Brangers at Rineyville Elementary enjoyed lunch and great conversation with the children. More pictures coming from other schools of Deputies spending time with our greatest resource, Our Children.

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Cancer touches each of us. Let’s make everyday a Cancer Prevention and Awareness Day.

Hardin County could you please help us identify these two individuals that are persons of interest in a trespassing investigation near the Hardin County landfill area. Thank you.


TRAFFIC ADVISORY! US 31W in Radcliff US 31W has traffic running back on normal lanes near Centennial Avenue. Wednesday through Friday, one southbound lane will be closed (9am to 3pm each day) as contract crews build the new turning lane into Centennial Avenue. Short delays will be possible during this time. Motorists should reduce speed and be aware of signage upon approaching the work zone.

Please keep Deputy Morales of the Scott County Sheriff’s Office in your prayers. Deputy Morales was shot and critically wounded while attempting to apprehend a fugitive last night.

Attention Hardin County! We are investigating a burglary that occurred on South Long Grove Road at 1:40 pm, September 9, 2018. Please contact the Hardin County Sheriff’s Office at 270-765-5133 or private message us if you can identify this person or have any other information on this or any other crime. Thank you


ARRESTED AND LODGED IN THE HARDIN COUNTY JAIL! Thank you Hardin County for all of your assistance. Hardin County we need your help identifying this person. He is a person of interest in the theft of a Zero Turn Mower on Pierce Mill road area of Big Clifty.

ATTENTION HARDIN COUNTY! Traffic Advisory - I65 Northbound in Hardin County near Elizabethtown Crews will be working on bridges beginning Monday morning along I65 through the widening construction zone. Northbound lane closures will be set out at Milepoints 83 and 91 around 7am (Eastern). Motorists should slow down, pay close attention to signs and be prepared for slow or stopped traffic ahead upon approaching the area. Lane closures will shift as work progresses. Work should be complete and lane closures removed by late morning.

Please join Kentucky Sheriffs in supporting MARSY’S LAW for KENTUCKY!

Scam Alert! We have received reports of local businesses being contacted to sell calendar ads for a local fire department. The call was made from an 859 area code and someone stopped by the business with what appeared to be a fictitious letter. Please investigate before you distribute funds in order to determine the validity of these requests. The majority of these contacts are valid but please exercise due diligence in reviewing all materials. Please feel free to contact the Hardin County Sheriff’s Office at 270-765-5133 if we may be of assistance.

Deputy Chuck Warren getting ready to participate in the Heartland Parade.

Please watch this important video regarding safety in our schools.

Great to see my good friends Zach Rawlings and his dad, Greg when they stopped by the office today. Zach reminded me of the photo he has of me holding him 28 years ago when he was a newborn.

Please see the following message from Hardin County Schools:

Attention Hardin County! SCAM ALERT: Please watch for messenger messages telling you about a friend getting money or congratulating you for being selected to receive money from the United Nations Small Grant Programs. THIS IS DEFINITELY A SCAM!