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Chief Stands Behind Officer Involved in High Speed Chase

| September 1, 2014

The Presque Isle Police Department may have to deal with a damaged cruiser, but Chief Matt Irwin is standing behind a member of his department. “What Ryan did was in the best interest of the citizen,” said Irwin. On Friday night the PD got a call about a disorderly man walking in the middle of […]

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Canadian Runaways Caught in Maine

| October 15, 2013

KINGFIELD, Maine (AP) – Maine State Police say two runaway teens from Canada crashed into two Border Patrol cruisers before being apprehended in a spree that involved three stolen vehicles. Troopers say a 16-year-old boy and a 13-year-old girl from communities outside Ottawa were arrested late Monday after abandoning a stolen truck and fleeing down […]

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Early Morning High Speed Chase

| October 4, 2013

Just after midnight Friday morning, ┬áState Police attempted to stop a vehicle on Fort Street in Mars Hill for speeding. ┬áThe 2007 black Chevy truck failed to stop and a high speed pursuit ensued with Trooper Rob Flynn and Sgt Josh Haines following the vehicle at speeds in excess of 100 mph. The chase continued […]

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Teen Leads Police on a High Speed Chase

| October 1, 2013

A 13-year-old boy in Maine is facing charges after he allegedly took his parents’ sport utility vehicle and led police on a high-speed chase. Topsham police say the boy took the vehicle following an argument with his parents Monday afternoon and drove to Interstate 295. Police tell the Times Record of Brunswick that the boy […]

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