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23, Apr 2014 - Police expect more charges in Sidney, Litchfield prostitution cases
“The quick sting is not what we’re going for. We want to make sure these women were protected,” said Lt. Aaron Hayden of the Maine State Police.
23, Apr 2014 - Man convicted in deadly explosion awaits new trial
A man convicted of manslaughter after his New Hampshire gunpowder plant exploded has been transferred to prison in Maine, where he awaits trial in a wire fraud case. Craig Sanborn of Maidstone, Vt., was sentenced in November to 10 to 20 years in prison for the 2010 explosion that killed two workers at the Black Mag plant in Colebrook. He's appealed the conviction to the state Supreme Court ...
22, Apr 2014 - Sheriff: Pills, guns, cash seized from Avon home
Authorities say they have made a major drug bust in Franklin County. Sheriff Scott Nichols Sr. says deputies executing a search warrant seized more than 400 oxycodone and hydrocodone pills, as well as more than a pound of processed marijuana, $100,000 in cash and firearms from an Avon man's home late last week. Photos: Maine mugshots 2014 Police arrested 56-year-old Daryl Searles on charges ...
22, Apr 2014 - U.S. Supreme Court overturns health care fraud conviction of Maine man awaiting sentencing in pot f
Posted April 21, 2014, at 3:34 p.m. BANGOR, Maine — The health care fraud conviction of a man awaiting sentencing in the Township 37 marijuana case was vacated Monday by the U.S. Supreme Court on technical grounds and sent back to the 1st U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Boston.
22, Apr 2014 - 'Frontline' looks at solitary confinement at Maine prison
‘Solitary Nation,’ filmed at the Maine State Prison in Warren, will air at 10 p.m. tonight.
22, Apr 2014 - Pills, guns, $100,000 seized from Maine home
Police arrest a 56-year-old Avon man on charges including trafficking in scheduled drugs and unlawful trafficking in marijuana.
22, Apr 2014 - Couple wanted in connection with Cape Cod shooting arrested on interstate in Bowdoin
Maine police arrested at gunpoint a Massachusetts couple Saturday morning. The two were wanted in connection with a Cape Cod shooting that occurred earlier in the day that left an unidentified man injured.
21, Apr 2014 - Man convicted in fatal NH explosion on trial
A Vermont man convicted of manslaughter in a fatal explosion at a New Hampshire gunpowder plant is being prosecuted on trial on federal wire fraud charges in Maine.
21, Apr 2014 - Navy bases tighten truck driver screening
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — An on-base shooting that left one sailor dead has prompted the Navy to begin prohibiting delivery drivers who have a felony conviction in the past 10 years from coming onto any of its bases from North Carolina to Maine, officials said Monday.
21, Apr 2014 - Maine man arrested for allegedly giving tattoos to Somersworth teens
A Maine man is facing charges after an investigation into tattoos he allegedly gave to three Somersworth teenagers, one of whom was 15 years old.
21, Apr 2014 - Vt. man convicted in fatal NH explosion on trial in Maine
A Vermont man convicted of manslaughter in a fatal explosion at a New Hampshire gunpowder plant is being prosecuted on federal wire fraud charges in Maine.
21, Apr 2014 - States working to toughen laws against sex trafficking
In the small town of Sydney, Maine, population 4,200, a father and son were arrested Thursday on charges of sex trafficking for running a brothel out of their home with half a dozen women. That same day, two people in Litchfield, Maine, population 3,600,...
21, Apr 2014 - Vt. man convicted in fatal NH explosion on trial
BANGOR, Maine (AP) - A Vermont man convicted of manslaughter in a fatal explosion at a New Hampshire gunpowder plant is being prosecuted on federal wire fraud charges in Maine.
21, Apr 2014 - LePage signs sex trafficking law, then state police bust 2 alleged trafficking rings
On Thursday, Gov. Paul LePage announced he’d signed a once-controversial, now unanimously supported law aimed at fighting human trafficking in Maine and helping victims leave “ the life ” for good.
21, Apr 2014 - LePage's fact-checking proposal hits resistance in Maine
It's unfortunate politicians make false claims, but making a government agency the 'truth police' is a bigger threat to democracy, the ACLU says.
21, Apr 2014 - Maine should hold statewide vote on universal background checks for gun sales
Jackie Barden listens to her husband Mark speak at Portland City Hall on July 6, 2013 as he called for expanded background checks for prospective gun buyers. The Barden's son, Daniel, was one of 20 first-graders murdered at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn.
21, Apr 2014 - Burglary arrest
A Henderson County Sheriff’s Office investigation led to the arrest of a man last Friday in connection with a stolen car and warrants for other burglaries and thefts. Jacob Wayne McKelvey, 20, remained in custody on Monday, with total bond set at $126,000. HCSO reports stated that Dep. Josh Rickman was investigating a burglary in LaRue when he received information about a 2004 Honda that was ...
21, Apr 2014 - Maine AG warns of phone scam
Maine Attorney General Janet Mills is warning Mainers to be aware of a phone scam that claims to be from the Bureau of Motor Vehicles. The caller demands a fee be paid immediately over the phone or else a warrant for arrest will be issued or their driver’s license will be suspended.
20, Apr 2014 - State drug agents uncover possible meth lab in Caribou
For the second time in as many days, Maine drug agents have uncovered what they say is a meth lab in Aroostook County. Agents found evidence of a meth lab at a mobile home on Old Washburn Road in Caribou Friday evening while executing a search warrant on an unrelated matter, according to Steve McCausland, a spokesman for the Maine Department of Public Safety. Agents later arrested the homeowner ...
20, Apr 2014 - Los Angeles Clippers vs. Golden State Warriors Is Best Matchup of 1st Round
All season long, we NBA acolytes have remained steadfast in our conviction that this year’s playoffs would demand a buckling of basketball seat belts. Just make sure you have an extra spool of rope at the ready for when the Golden State Warriors meet the Los Angeles Clippers. Not only do the two teams represent the only Western Conference pairing to split its season slate; not only do they boast ...
20, Apr 2014 - Police seeking man wanted on molestation charge
FLORENCE, Ky. (AP) — Investigators in northern Kentucky are seeking a man wanted on charges he sexually molested the daughter of a friend. Boone county Sheriff's spokesman Tom Scheben says deputies obtained an arrest warrant on Tuesday for 29-year-old Eulogio Constantion Martinez, who remained at large. Martinez is wanted on two counts of first-degree rape and two counts of first-degree sexual ...
20, Apr 2014 - Trooper: Mom hit 123 mph with kids in backseat
SACO, Maine (AP) — State police say a Cornish woman with her two children in the backseat was arrested after driving at 123 mph on the Maine Turnpike.
20, Apr 2014 - Police beat: Wednesday, March 26
Posted: Wednesday, March 26, 2014 4:00 am | Updated: 8:18 am, Wed Mar 26, 2014. A Longview man remained jailed Tuesday on $10,000 bond after police found 2 grams of methamphetamine in his vehicle.
07, Jun 2013 - State says cellphone record warrants expensive
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The state's top criminal prosecutor says a bill that would require police to get warrants to access citizens' cellphone records could cost the state $500,000 over the next four years.
07, Jun 2013 - Affidavit: Maine murder suspect groped teenage victim night before she disappeared
BANGOR, Maine - A newly released court document says a Maine teenager told her boyfriend that the man now charged in her death tried to kiss and grope her the night before she disappeared.
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