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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

| 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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Drugs and Cash Seized at I-95 Arrest

| November 18, 2013

BENTON, Maine (AP) – Maine state police say heroin, crack cocaine, marijuana and more than $1,000 in cash was seized during a drug arrest on Interstate 95 in Benton. Police say 28-year-old Jennifer Rubins of Mashpee, Mass., and 40-year-old Donnell Pina from Marstons Mills, Mass., face aggravated drug trafficking charges. Steve McCausland of the Maine Public […]

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Caribou Police Setting Up Safety Checkpoint

| June 28, 2013

The Caribou Police Department is concerned about people operating under the influence. After already making a few arrests this summer, they’re getting ahead of the game this weekend. News Source 8’s Katie Zarrilli reports.   Caribou Police Contact Information: (207) 493-3301 25 High St  Caribou, ME 04736  

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CADET Meeting

| May 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

Six years have gone by since the Community Alcohol and Drug Education Team, or CADET, held its first successful town meeting series. AND so, organizers felt it was time to have another one. NewsSource 8’s Dick Palm takes a look at the upcoming meeting.

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