Cops & Courts

  • Hancock County Sheriff’s Log Week of Feb. 7

    Hancock County Sheriff’s Log Week of Feb. 7

    ELLSWORTH — Hancock County Sheriff’s Deputy Brian Archer investigated an incident in which a man accidentally shot himself with a pellet gun at a Surry residence Sunday. “After an investigation it was determined that no law enforcement action would be taken,” Archer said. Vandalism Several mailboxes at a Blue Hill business were damaged during the

  • Bucksport Police Log Week of Feb. 7

    Bucksport Police Log Week of Feb. 7

    BUCKSPORT — Officer Chris Woodman arrested a Florida man for alleged impaired operation in the wee hours Sunday. Woodman charged Christopher Colon, 24, of Palmetto, Fla., with operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of an intoxicant. Summonses Officer Gerald Lowe summoned Raymond Garcia, 29, of Bangor on a charge of operating after suspension

  • Gouldsboro Police Log Week of Feb. 7

    Gouldsboro Police Log Week of Feb. 7

    GOULDSBORO — On Jan. 24, police investigated the unattended death of a 51-year-old Corea woman. The body was transported to the Maine Medical Examiner’s Office to determine the cause of death. Police said the death was not deemed suspicious and appeared to be the result of natural causes. Traffic stops As the result of a

  • Hancock County Jail log Jan. 18-27

    Hancock County Jail log Jan. 18-27

    The following were arrested or booked into Hancock County Jail between Jan.18 and 27: Jennifer L. Atwood, 39, Stockton Springs, 30 days for two counts theft by unauthorized taking or transfer. James G. Richardson, 32, Ellsworth, bail violation. William D. Fongeallaz, 33, Bucksport, probation revocation. Kyle W. Greenleaf, 21, Frankfort, domestic violence criminal threatening, criminal

  • Ellsworth Police Log Week of Jan. 31

    Ellsworth Police Log Week of Jan. 31

    ELLSWORTH — A man who picked up a hitchhiker on Water Street on Jan. 24 called police after noticing that she had “passed out,” according to a report of the incident. A police dispatcher told the man he should take the woman to the hospital, “which he did.” Man tells police to bring him to jail

  • Hancock County Sheriff’s Log Week of Jan. 31

    Hancock County Sheriff’s Log Week of Jan. 31

    ELLSWORTH — Someone “hacked” into personnel files belonging to a Sullivan business, Hancock County Deputy Sheriff Luke Gross reported. “As the hacker was not traceable, no law enforcement action was taken,” Gross said. The incident occurred Jan. 23. Accidents Poor road conditions contributed to an accident Saturday on Coastal Road in Brooksville, Gross reported. A

  • Maine State Police Log Week of Jan. 31

    Maine State Police Log Week of Jan. 31

    ELLSWORTH — The Maine State Police arrested a motorist for alleged impaired driving in Deer Isle Friday. Trooper Owen Reed arrested Tyler Robbins, 26, of Deer Isle on a charge of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of an intoxicant. Trooper Josh Lander assisted. Summonses Trooper Jeffrey Taylor summoned Joseph Mitchell, 35, of

  • Bucksport Police Police Log Week of Jan. 31

    Bucksport Police Police Log Week of Jan. 31

    BUCKSPORT — A Bucksport mother called police Jan. 22 for help in dealing with her son, who has been “squatting” in her garage. Police advised the woman she must formally evict her son to remove him from her home. Sgt. Dave Winchester explained that even in cases where no money has changed hands, property owners