Troop F Weekly Report 06-08 to 06-14-20

Incident Type:         criminal speeding

Date:                          6/12/2020

Town:                        ashland

Trooper:                   Tr. Kilcollins

Brief Synopsis:       Tr. Kilcollins was conducting traffic enforcement and was driving through Ashland.  He observed a vehicle travelling 90 mph in a posted 50 mph zone.  He conducted a traffic stop and the driver stated she did not realize she was driving so fast.  Tr. Kilcollins issued a criminal summons for exceeding the speed limit by 30 mph or more.

Incident Type:         oas/ false attachments of plates

Date:                          6/13/2020

Town:                        island falls

Trooper:                   Tr. Cotton

Brief Synopsis:       Tr. Cotton was patrolling in Island Falls. Tr. Cotton observed a red sedan in front of him with no rear plate that was accelerating well above the posted speed limit. Tr. Cotton continued to follow the vehicle onto Harding Street in Island Falls and the vehicle quickly pulled into a driveway. Tr Cotton initiated a traffic stop and the operator admitted he was suspended. Further investigation revealed that the vehicle had a falsely attached front plate on it. The driver was summonsed for the OAS and Improper Plates.


Incident Type:         oas

Date:                          6/07/2020

Town:                        fort fairfield

Trooper:                   Tr. Rider

Brief Synopsis:       Tr. Rider was traveling on the Fort Fairfield Road in Presque Isle when he observed a vehicle with a 2018-2019 inspection sticker as well as a cracked windshield.  Tr. Rider pulled the vehicle over and the driver had a warrant for a previous OAS case.  Tr. Rider made arrangements for the driver’s friend to pick up the vehicle and transported the driver to PIPD where he was able to make bail. 


Incident Type:         oar/ vcr

Date:                          6/09/2020

Town:                        WESTON

Trooper:                   Tr. Rider

Brief Synopsis:       Tr. Rider was traveling on Route 1 in Weston when he observed a pickup with no inspection.  Tr. Rider turned on the truck and the driver immediately turned onto a dirt road.  Tr. Rider pulled the truck over and the driver was revoked and on bail.  Tr. Rider issued a criminal summons to the driver for driving while revoked and VCR.  Tr. Rider made arrangements for the driver’s sister to come get the truck


Incident Type:         Unemployment Fraud

Date:                          6/11/2020

Town:                        New Limerick

Trooper:                   Tr. Sylvia

Brief Synopsis:       Tr. Sylvia took a report from a New Limerick woman who had unemployment benefits fraudulently applied for under her name.  The woman was following the guidelines set forth by the Department of Labor and the investigation is ongoing.


Incident Type:         OAS

Date:                          6/10/2020

Town:                        BRidgewater / Monticello

Trooper:                   Tr. Mahon

Brief Synopsis:       Tr. Mahon charged 2 local individuals with Operating After Suspension on 2 separate traffic stops.  A female was pulled over in Monticello for a vehicle defect and a license check revealed that her right to operate was under suspension.  She was cited for the violation and a licensed driver was located to drive the vehicle.  Then later in the day a he observed a Bridgewater man operating and he knew his right to operate was under suspension.  He was pulled over by Tr. Mahon and cited for the violation.  A licensed driver was also called to drive the vehicle from the scene.