June 1, 2020Sara M Parsons

In honor of Memorial Day, Lt. Tilsley & Troop Secretary Sara Parsons placed a new flag on the gravesite of Glenn Strange in South Portland; Sgt. Hanson, Tr. Reny, and Tr. Paquette placed new flags on the gravesites of Gil Landry in Auburn; and Fred Foster in Lisbon.

June 1, 2020Lynn Storen

# of School Visits conducted – 0

# of OUI Alcohol Arrests – 3

# of OUI Drug Arrests – 0

June 1, 2020Lt. Brian L. Harris

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  • June 1, 2020Jennifer Newendyke

    On 05/27/2020, Tr. Loder recovered a vehicle that had been stolen from Wells two days earlier. The vehicle was left on a closed/defunct departing ramp by the Exit 36 interchange which can only be accessed by driving behind a section of guardrail along the mainline. Wells PD processed the vehicle.

    May 27, 2020Jennifer Newendyke

    Trooper Steven Stubbs is retiring from the Maine State Police after 25 years of service. His official last day will be Friday, May 29, 2020. Lt. Baker presented Tr. Stubbs with a plaque in honor of his 25 years of service and dedication to the Maine State Police.

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    May 26, 2020Lt. Brian L. Harris

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  • May 26, 2020Lynn Storen

    # of School Visits conducted – 0

    # of OUI Alcohol Arrests – 1

    # of OUI Drug Arrests – 1

    May 26, 2020Jennifer Newendyke

    On 05/18/2020, Tr. Welch stopped Jack C. McCarthy (26) of Portland for Criminal Speed (113 MPH) at mile 23 in Kennebunk. McCarthy was cited accordingly.

    May 26, 2020Katharine England
    Shain Johnson

    The Maine State Police is requesting the public's assistance in locating a wanted felon, Shain Johnson, who recently stole a vehicle and is wanted on multiple bail violations.

    May 22, 2020Katharine England

    State Police say they believe the body found yesterday in Jonesport is 43 year old William Merchant, who has been missing for nearly 11 months. An autopsy was completed today at the State Medical Examiner's Office and no determination was made on the cause of the death because of the condition of the remains.  However detectives say there was no evidence of foul play.   Additional work will be completed by the State Police DNA Lab to determine Merchant's positive identification, however items found with the body indicate it is him.