Cops & Courts

  • Hancock County Jail log April 10-12

    Hancock County Jail log April 10-12

    The following were arrested or booked into the Hancock County Jail between April 10 and 12: Scott H. Perry, 50, Steuben, hold for Washington County. Robert K. Gross, 33, Etna, two counts failure to appear. Gary W. Goodrich III, 21, Surry, warrants charging 14 counts theft and 13 counts of burglary. Kayla M. Bulleman, 21,

  • Orland man now a state trooper

    Orland man now a state trooper

    ORLAND — Maine’s newest state troopers received their badges this month in ceremonies at the Maine Criminal Justice Academy. The five troopers completed 10 weeks of specialized State Police training. All are previous graduates of the academy. The new troopers will patrol with a veteran trooper before beginning to patrol on their own. The graduation

  • Ellsworth Police Log Week of April 19

    Ellsworth Police Log Week of April 19

    ELLSWORTH — Warmer weather has brought out the deer, which have been spotted around the area, particularly on the Bucksport Road, where several accidents involving animals occurred over the past week. John Atkinson of Orland was northbound on the Bucksport Road around 12:30 p.m. on April 9 when he struck a deer that “walked out

  • Hancock County Sheriff’s Log Week of April 19

    Hancock County Sheriff’s Log Week of April 19

    ELLSWORTH — A Gouldsboro man called the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office Saturday because his wife, who is incarcerated at the Hancock County Jail, keeps calling him and asking him to bail her out. Deputy Michael Southard said the man wanted his wife to be warned not to contact him anymore. Southard obliged. Library theft The

  • Bucksport Police Log Week of April 19

    Bucksport Police Log Week of April 19

    BUCKSPORT — The Bucksport Fire Department was called to rescue two dogs and a kayaker who was trying to rescue the dogs from a pond off Jacob Buck Pond Road April 12, police reported. A woman had called for help because the two dogs had gone through the ice and her daughter was out in

  • Gouldsboro Police Log Week of April 19

    Gouldsboro Police Log Week of April 19

    GOULDSBORO — Two Calais residents were charged on April 9 in connection with an apparent trespassing issue last fall. On Nov. 15 of last year, police were told of suspicious activity at a home on Main Street. The caller told police two people were attempting to gain access to the home with power tools. When

  • Cyclist struck crossing Water Street

    Cyclist struck crossing Water Street

    ELLSWORTH — A man was transported to Maine Coast Memorial Hospital after he was struck by a car while riding a bicycle near the intersection of Deane and Water streets on Friday around 10 p.m., according to Ellsworth Police Chief Glenn Moshier. Ellsworth resident Mustafa Al Shuwaili was brought to the hospital by County Ambulance

  • Arrests made in connection to camp burglaries

    Arrests made in connection to camp burglaries

    ELLSWORTH — Hancock County Sheriff’s deputies have arrested two Surry residents and one Fort Fairfield man after they were indicted by a Hancock County Grand Jury April 5 in connection with numerous camp burglaries. Gary Goodrich, 21, of Surry was arrested on an indictment charging 14 counts of theft and 13 counts of burglary April