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Police Arrest Four In Relation to Bath Salts Seizure Near Bangor

Police Arrest Four In Relation to Bath Salts Seizure Near Bangor

| April 14, 2015

State Police have arrested four persons in connection with the seizure of bath salts from a Dedham house early Tuesday morning. According to officials, Troopers went to a house on Allen Road after a loud noise complaint.  Police say the homeowner was currently out on bail for an unrelated charge and a search of the home […]

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Mars Hill Drug Bust Update

Mars Hill Drug Bust Update

| April 3, 2015

A Mars Hill woman is behind bars  after law enforcement executed a warrant to search her home. According to MDEA Supervisory Special Agent Craig Holder, 44-year old Leda Giggey was arrested at her home on Benjamin Street Friday afternoon for trafficking in Schedule W drugs, a Class B felony. MDEA, the Aroostook County Sheriff’s Office […]

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LePage Postpones Press Conference on Budget Proposal

LePage Postpones Press Conference on Budget Proposal

| March 24, 2015

Republican Gov. Paul LePage has postponed a meeting with reporters to discuss additional law enforcement positions to address the state’s drug problem. The decision to postpone Tuesday’s press conference came moments before the governor announced that he had fired Brig. General James Campbell of the Maine National Guard. LePage was supposed to speak about his […]

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Law Enforcement Talk Drugs Update…Problem with Prescription Drug Abuse Growing

Law Enforcement Talk Drugs Update…Problem with Prescription Drug Abuse Growing

| July 18, 2014

Local law enforcement say prescription drug abuse continues to climb in the county, which means that crime rates could also go up. In a two part report, Shawn Cunningham talks to those working in the trenches fighting the war on drugs. She finds out what THEY SAY needs to happen to win some important battles. […]

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Man Arrested for Distributing Crack

Man Arrested for Distributing Crack

| April 16, 2014

The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency announced the arrest of a Portland man for distributing Crack Cocaine throughout greater Portland.  21 year old Ian Nono is charged with two counts of Trafficking in Schedule W Drugs (Crack Cocaine) and Refusing to Submit to Arrest. Beginning in early February, agents from the MDEA Cumberland District Task Force […]

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