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Department of Public Safety Maine State Police State of Maine Press Releases

323 Press Releases
  • Published on September 25, 2022 - 01:56 GMT

    SILVER ALERT  Claude Lamothe

    September 24, 2022 Katharine England From the desk of Shannon Moss, DPS PIO. The Maine State Police has issued a Silver Alert for 83-year old Claude Lamothe of Connor Township. Lamothe was last seen Saturday, September 24, 2022 at approximately 3:30 pm …

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  • Published on September 24, 2022 - 16:47 GMT

    Road Rage Incident in Alfred

    September 24, 2022 Katharine England Maine State Police are looking into an assault and possible road rage incident that occurred at the intersection of Biddeford and Sanford Road in Alfred.   One of the involved vehicles, a black SUV, had a man and woman …

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  • Published on September 20, 2022 - 20:01 GMT

    Northern Field Troop Weekly Report for 9/11/2022 to 9/17/2022

    On 9/14/2022, Tr. Haverly-Johndro stopped a vehicle for 107 MPH in a 70 MPH zone on I-95 in Carmel.  Tr. Haverly-Johndro identified the operator as Ali Alimurshidy (44 years old of Biddeford).  Tr. Haverly-Johndro charged Ali with criminal speed.    On 9/ …

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  • Published on September 19, 2022 - 21:16 GMT

    Troop G Weekly Report - 09/12/2022 - 09/18/2022

    On 09/12/2022, Cpl. Cropper stopped a vehicle for speeding northbound in Kennebunk. The 23-year-old female operator from Boston, MA was suspended in Maine for failure to pay fines. She was summonsed for the speeding and OAS-Civil. The male passenger was …

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  • Published on September 19, 2022 - 21:16 GMT

    Troop F Weekly Report 09-12 to 09-18-22

    Incident Type:         oAR / VCR Date:                          9/12/2022 Town:                        Frenchville Trooper:                   TR. DESROSIER Brief Synopsis:       Tr. Desrosier was conducting traffic enforcement in Frenchville when he …

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  • Published on September 18, 2022 - 02:13 GMT

    Maine State Police investigating child’s death in Naples

    September 17, 2022 Katharine England From the desk of Shannon Moss, DPS PIO. On Saturday, September 17, 2022 at  approximately 1:06 pm the Cumberland Country Regional Communications Center received a 911 call from the area of Lambs Mills Road in Naples. …

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  • Published on September 13, 2022 - 17:05 GMT

    Silver Alert Susan Hayes

    The Kittery Police Department is issuing a Silver Alert for 70-year-old of Susan Hayes of Kittery. Hayes was last seen at her home on Picott Rd in Kittery on Tuesday, September 13, 2022 at approximately 12:00 am. When her husband woke this morning at 5:30 …

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  • Published on September 12, 2022 - 21:39 GMT

    Troop G Weekly Report - 09/05/2022 - 09/11/2022

    On 09/05/2022, Tr. Ellis stopped Belal Faizy (32) of South Portland for a registration violation on the ME turnpike northbound in Kennebunk. His plates were found to be falsely attached. The vehicle was towed. On 09/08/2022, Tr. Anstett responded to the …

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  • Published on September 12, 2022 - 19:26 GMT

    Troop F Weekly Report 09-05 to 09-11-22

    Incident Type:         THEFT Date:                          9/5/2022 Town:                        woodland Trooper:                   TR. ROY Brief Synopsis:       Tr. Roy investigated a theft of lumber at a residence/farm in Woodland.  Tr. Roy received …

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  • Published on September 12, 2022 - 19:26 GMT

    Northern Field Troop Weekly Report for Sept. 4 through Sept. 10

    On Sept. 6, 2022, while patrolling in the town of Mattawamkeag Tr. Dwelley noticed a vehicle known to drive around Crystal Twitchell 35 y/o of Mattwamkeag. The vehicle was parked in the driveway and two individuals were loading things into it. Tr. Dwelley …

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  • Published on September 8, 2022 - 14:15 GMT

    Troop E Weekly for 8-31-2022 to 9-3-2022

    On 9/3/2022, Tr. Haverly-Johndro was monitoring southbound traffic on I-95 in Hampden.  Tr. Haverly-Johndro observed a vehicle travel past him with a passenger taillight out.  Tr. Haverly-Johndro stopped the vehicle and made contact with the operator, who …

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  • Published on September 7, 2022 - 21:15 GMT

    Multi vehicle crash on I-295 in Portland

    September 7, 2022 Katharine England On Wednesday, September 7, 2022 at approximately 7:40 am, Troopers responded to a minor two-vehicle crash at Exit 6B southbound on Interstate 295 in Portland. That crash given it’s location caused traffic to back up into …

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  • Published on September 6, 2022 - 18:06 GMT

    Troop J Weekly Report (08/29/22-09/04/22)

    # of School Visits conducted – 0 # of OUI Alcohol Arrests – 1 # of OUI Drug Arrests – 0 # of DV Arrests – 0 08-29-22 Trooper Jarid Leonard conducted a traffic enforcement detail on Route 3 in Trenton. Distracted drivers were stopped for manipulating a …

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  • Published on September 5, 2022 - 12:28 GMT

    Troop F Weekly Report 08-29 to 09-04-22

    Incident Type:         ACCIDENT - MULTI VEHICLE Date:                          308/4/2022 Town:                        St. Agatha Trooper:                   TR. DESROSIER Brief Synopsis:       Tr. Desrosier responded to a three-vehicle crash in Saint …

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  • Published on September 5, 2022 - 01:26 GMT

    Maine State Police Investigate Sanford Death

    September 4, 2022 Katharine England From the desk of Shannon Moss, DPS PIO. On Friday, September 2, 2022 at approximately 4:51 pm, the Sanford Police Department responded to the intersection of Bates and Bowdoin Streets as a result of a 911 call. It was …

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  • Published on September 1, 2022 - 20:42 GMT

    Traffic Stop in Gray shuts down off-ramp

    September 1, 2022 Katharine England From the desk of Shannon Moss, DPS PIO On Thursday, September 1, 2022  at approximately 9:45 am,  Maine State Police Troop G received a complaint from the Maine Turnpike Authority Dispatch that an MTA maintenance crew …

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  • Published on September 1, 2022 - 13:18 GMT

    300 Grams of Meth Seized After Traffic Stop

    September 1, 2022 Katharine England A traffic stop led to an arrest and more than 300 grams of Methamphetamine seized by Troopers. On August 24, 2022, at approximately 7:15 P.M., Trooper Jordan Bragan conducted a traffic stop for an inspection violation at …

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  • Published on September 1, 2022 - 13:18 GMT

    Woman's death in Lovell was ruled a Homicide

    September 1, 2022 Katharine England  From the desk of Shannon Moss, DPS PIO.   On Thursday, February 24, 2022, shortly after 01:34 a.m., the Oxford County Sheriff’s Office responded to a home at 82 Pleasant Point Road in Lovell to conduct a welfare check …

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  • Published on August 31, 2022 - 16:51 GMT

    Department of Public Safety raises awareness about new Law aimed to keep Mainers safe

    From the desk of Shannon Moss. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUST 31, 2022 CONTACT PIO SHANNON MOSS Shannon.Moss@Maine.Gov September is Safe Homes Awareness Month       A new law that took effect on August 8, 2022, will help Mainers safely secure their …

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  • Published on August 31, 2022 - 14:51 GMT

    Troop G Weekly Report - 08/22/2022 - 08/28/2022

    On 08/23/2022, Tr. Keim responded to CMMC for a report of a domestic violence assault that occurred on the Maine Turnpike in the Augusta area.  After interviewing the female victim, who sustained bruises to her chin, shoulder, and arms, Tr. Keim, Cpl. Cote …

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