Criminal Investigation & Forensics
The Maine State Police maintains a full service nationally accredited crime laboratory. There are three divisions of criminal investigators, a polygraph unit, a computer crimes unit and intelligence unit. The Maine State Police also play a key role in the homeland security issues in Maine. The Maine State Police maintain all criminal records and statistics in the State as well as the Sex Offender Registry.
As of Sept. 19, 2019, Maine will have implemented a new law banning the use of hand-held devices while driving. Read about the new hands-free law here.
The Maine State Police is committed to keeping Maine's roadways as safe as possible. It is our hope that we can have an impact in reducing the number of motor vehicle crashes, injuries, and deaths. This is a goal we all need to work towards.
If you observe Traffic violations occurring please dial 911 to report them. You may also report them via this website:Click here to report a traffic violation that has occurred on Maine roads to the Maine State Police. You can also find Maine Crash Reports here.