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Houlton Police Sport Body Cameras

| June 14, 2013

Police Officers in Houlton are wearing a cool new piece of equipment. It’s smaller than a cell phone, records high quality video, and attaches right the front of their uniforms. News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli gives us an inside look.

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Medical Sharps Disposal Program Goes Countywide

| September 25, 2012

A program to properly dispose of medical sharps safely is now countywide…being expanded to the communities of Houlton, Fort Kent, Madawaska and Fort Fairfield. The program has already reaped success in Presque Isle and Caribou. Shawn Cunningham reports.

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Limestone Public Meeting To Discuss Proposed Cutback To Police Services

| March 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

A public will be held next Wednesday in Limestone to discuss ways to save the town money while not burdening taxpayers. One of the issues proposed to save some money is cutting back on police service hours. But police officials say public safety could be compromised if that happens Shawn Cunningham reports.

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New Tool to Keep Citizens Safer

| March 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

Police officers in Fort Fairfield just organized a new database to keep citizens safer. It will help identify “at risk” folks in stressful situations. Our Gina DiPietro spoke with the Police Chief on Wednesday, to get the details on what it is and why they’re doing it.

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Problem of CAT-astrophic Proportions Brewing in Presque Isle

| March 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

A growing stray cat problem continues to develop in Presque Isle. Now a new issue emerges as who do residents turn to to have stray cats picked up…animal control officers, the local humane society and animal shelter or local police. Shawn Cunningham reports.

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