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Welcome from Colonel Robert A.Williams

Integrity, Fairness, Compassion, & Excellence

On behalf of the men and women of the Maine State Police, I would like to welcome you to our website. I want to thank you for taking the time to visit and hope you take the time to explore the site and learn more about who we are.

The Maine State Police was established in 1925 in order to enforce the laws of Maine in the rural areas. We have a proud tradition of providing police services to the citizens of the State of Maine. Using our core values of INTEGRITY, FAIRNESS, COMPASSION, and EXCELLENCE as our guide; we strive to set the example for all to follow. As Colonel, it is my honor to have the opportunity to lead this fine organization and continue to provide the exceptional service the people of Maine have come to expect.


Maine State Police Social Media Sites


The Maine State Police is increasingly utilizing social media to provide information to the public and receive feedback from them as well. In addition to this website the State Police has Facebook and Twitter accounts. These sites are updated daily and are the best way at keeping up with things going on throughout Maine. Follow the links below to see a wide variety of information about the Maine State Police.

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Read Weekly Highlights from around Maine at the Field Troop Pages

65th Recruit Training Troop

65th MSP RTT

State Police Recruits have already completed 18 weeks of training at the Maine Criminal Justice Academy. They have now begun 10 additional weeks of intensive training specific to being a Maine State Trooper. Go to our Facebook page to follow them week to week as they undergo the challenges of the Maine State Police Recruit Training program. We will post photos and stories each week to give you a glimps into thier training.

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Maine State Police Internship Program

The Maine State Police offers a unique internship opportunity to those interested in pursuing a career in Maine Law Enforcement. Selected applicants will take part in a "front line" internship with Troopers as they perform their day to day duties. Interns will experience many areas of the Maine State Police including, but not limited to, Rural Patrol, Major Crimes Unit, Training, Maine Information and Analysis Center (MIAC), Specialties and Commercial Vehicle Enforcement. The Maine State Police internship program provides an excellent opportunity for students to learn and serve through first-hand participation in law enforcement or related careers in criminal justice.

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Maine State Police Recruitment Now Open

Maine State Police - Semper Aequus

The Maine State Police hiring process is now open and seeking qualified candidates for anticipated vacancies. Experienced law enforcement officers, as well as those with no law enforcement background, are encouraged to apply. Please follow the link below to learn more about the hiring process and browse the entire website to learn more about the Maine State Police and becoming a Maine State Trooper.

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State Police Video

Maine State Police

This video was produced in conjunction with the New England School of Communications in Bangor. It will give you an idea of what the Maine State Police is about. You will learn some of the things that Troopers do and the capabilities of specialized units within the Maine State Police.

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Maine State Police Junior Trooper Academy

Junior Trooper Academy

The Maine State Police will be hosting a three-day Junior Trooper Academy. This is a Career Orientation Program to be held on June 18 - 20, 2014. The program is open to any High School Junior or Senior who has a strong interest in learning about a career with the Maine State Police. Lodging and meals will be provided at the Maine Criminal Justice Academy in Vassalboro to those selected and invited from a pool of submitted applications. There is no fee associated with the program, and overnight stay will be a requirement.

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Emergency Contacts

  • (800 numbers in state only)
  • Gray: 207-657-3030 or 1-800-228-0857
  • Augusta: 207-624-7076 or 1-800-452-4664
  • Bangor: 207-973-3700 or 1-800-432-7381
  • Houlton: 207-532-5400 or 1-800-924-2261
  • Communications Website
  • Phone List

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