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Police Arrest “Major Player” in Fort Fairfield Heroin Drug Bust

Police Arrest “Major Player” in Fort Fairfield Heroin Drug Bust

| April 24, 2015

Police seized two ounces of bulk, unpackaged heroin from a Fort Fairfield residence on Thursday. That might not sound like much, but the seizure was the largest of its kind in Aroostook County. “For us, here in Fort Fairfield and in Aroostook County, this is a major event,” said Fort Fairfield Police Chief William Campbell. […]

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Felony Drug Arrest in Fort Fairfield, FFPD & MDEA Seize $20,000 in Heroin

Felony Drug Arrest in Fort Fairfield, FFPD & MDEA Seize $20,000 in Heroin

| April 24, 2015

  The Fort Fairfield Police along with the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency have seized over $20,000 worth of heroin and charged a man with felony trafficking, after they executed a search warrant at his Fort Fairfield Home Thursday morning, according to a police statement released this morning. As the result of a joint investigation between […]

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Heroin Bust

Heroin Bust

| January 20, 2015

Investigators from the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency’s Ellsworth office have charged two Hancock County men with felony drug distribution offenses following a month long investigation into the sale of heroin in that county. During the evening of January 15, MDEA Agents with the Hancock County Sheriff’s Department, Ellsworth and State Police, served a search warrant […]

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Drug Deaths Increase in Maine

Drug Deaths Increase in Maine

| June 2, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Maine has seen an increase in drug-related deaths from 2012 to 2013. Attorney General Janet Mills said 176 drug-induced deaths happened in the state in 2013, an increase of 13 deaths over 2012. Mills said 105 of the deaths were attributable to pharmaceutical opiates and 34 were attributable to heroin. Most […]

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Heroin Arrests

Heroin Arrests

| May 16, 2014

The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency has charged a Lincoln County couple with selling heroin.  This was after their car was stopped last night and agents found $72,000 worth of heroin inside.  Charged with aggravated trafficking of heroin is Nicholas Buscanera, 21, of Westport and Stephanie Little, 28, of Edgecomb. Drug agents have been working for […]

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