Cops & Courts

  • Ellsworth Police Log Week of April 4

    Ellsworth Police Log Week of April 4

    ELLSWORTH — A local man was charged with domestic assault after he allegedly held a woman down with his hands around her neck, according to a police report of the incident. Police arrested Jorge Rosa, 50, of Ellsworth on March 29 and charged him with domestic assault. The woman reportedly did not require medical attention.

  • Hancock County Sheriff’s Log Week of April 4

    Hancock County Sheriff’s Log Week of April 4

    ELLSWORTH — Hancock County Sheriff’s Deputy Dakota Dupuis charged a Tremont man after investigating a hit-and-run accident on the Bernard Road in Tremont Sunday. The accident damaged a “school bus stop ahead” sign and a telephone pole, the deputy said. Dupuis said Lee Closson, 59, was driving a 2012 GMC Sierra when he failed to

  • Bucksport Police Log Week of April 4

    Bucksport Police Log Week of April 4

    BUCKSPORT — The Bucksport Police Department arrested two people Sunday. Officer Chris Woodman arrested Matthew Reed, 35, of Verona Island on a probation violation. Sgt. David Winchester arrested Abby Bowden, 24, of Bucksport on a charge of failure to appear.

  • Lamoine boy charged with terrorizing

    Lamoine boy charged with terrorizing

    ELLSWORTH — Police were called to KidsPeace on March 28 for a report of a 15-year-old boy from Lamoine who was threatening to “shoot himself and others,” according to a police report. The boy was detained by staff and brought to Northern Light Maine Coast Hospital for an evaluation. After he was cleared by hospital

  • Maine State Police Log Week of March 4

    Maine State Police Log Week of March 4

    ELLSWORTH — A rollover accident in which a driver and passenger fled the scene on foot led to charges for the driver, the Maine State Police reported. The crash occurred at the intersection of West Side Drive and Route 1 on Verona Island March 28. Troopers Travis Chapman and Blaine Silk were en route when

  • Hancock County Jail log March 18-24

    Hancock County Jail log March 18-24

    The following were arrested or booked into Hancock County Jail between March 18 and 24: Merrill H. Muncey III, 33, Holden, violating conditions of release. Joel E. Hardy, 35, Deer Isle, refusing to submit to arrest or detention. Jacob W. Britton, 18, Ellsworth, refusing to submit to arrest or detention, violating conditions of release and

  • Ellsworth Police Log Week of March 28

    ELLSWORTH — Officers are investigating a complaint that a local woman was displaying nude images of another local woman on Facebook, according to a police report made on March 23. Dogs at large Police issued summonses to two local residents for the civil violation of having a “dog at large” this week. Sixty-year-old Eileen Dunn-Kell

  • Hancock County Sheriff’s Log Week of March 28

    Hancock County Sheriff’s Log Week of March 28

    ELLSWORTH — A piece of wood fell off a large lumber truck and popped two tires on a car following the truck on Route 1 in Township 7 March 21, the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office reported. Deputy Zach Allen said Heidi Doane, 34, was driving a 2012 Hyundai Sonata. Both passenger tires were popped when

  • Bucksport Police Log Week of March 28

    Bucksport Police Log Week of March 28

    BUCKSPORT — Officer Eze VanBuckley investigated a break-in at a Bucksport residence March 18. There was no word on what, if anything, was taken. Summonses Police summoned Troy Pomeroy, 56, of Livermore on a charge of operating after suspension on March 20. On Friday, police summoned Candace Doucette, 66, of Orland on a charge of

  • Hancock County Court Feb. 1-28

    Hancock County Court Feb. 1-28

    The following cases were adjudicated, reviewed or continued in Hancock County Court, according to official records: Feb. 1 to Feb. 28 Michael R. Daniel, 27, Gouldsboro. Domestic violence assault at Hancock, Aug. 23, 2015. Brandon J. Thomas, 29, Southwest Harbor. Theft by deception, Feb. 20, 2016. Department of Corrections two years, restitution $1,260. William P.