BOONE – The Boone Police Department announced in December that it had been receiving reports from citizens of individuals soliciting donations from the public to support the Boone Fire Department.
According to Boone Police, the Boone Fire Department — along with other town departments — do not seek or solicit donations to provide service for our community. The Boone Fire Department, like all town departments, are supported by tax dollars and do not conduct these types of fund raising efforts.
If community remembers receive a call, mailing or email requesting donations for any town of Boone departments, Boone Police advises that they do not give out any type of personal or sensitive information like credit/debit card numbers or bank information. For more information, call Boone Police at (828) 268-6900.