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Hollis Man Shot and Killed by State Police

| December 12, 2013

    HOLLIS, Maine (AP) – Maine State Police say a Hollis man has been shot and killed in armed confrontation with police. Authorities have not released the name of the deceased. Police say a standoff started around noon on Thursday when the man’s wife fled the couple’s home and he fired a gunshot. Authorities […]

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State Police Cruisers to Display Breast Cancer Plate

| September 30, 2013

The first State Police cancer awareness license plate was attached to a Maine State Police cruiser Monday.  Colonel Robert Williams, Chief of the State Police said his department’s marked police cruisers will display the plate during October — Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  The plates were purchased by the Maine State Police Trooper’s Association and will […]

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Trooper Involved in Shooting

| September 20, 2013

    State Police say a trooper was involved in an officer involved shooting Friday afternoon in Searsmont.  The confronation took place at a house at 245 New England Road between 3 and 3:30.  The trooper was not injured and the man at the home was wounded.  As is the case with all officer involved […]

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Elderly Couple Found Dead in Chapman

| March 7, 2013

This is a developing story, the death of an elderly couple in Chapman. The first response by law enforcement came Thursday morning and has had investigators working all day. They’ve told us all the information they know up to this point. News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli reports.

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Easton Fire Update/Smoke Detector Safety

| January 30, 2013

The State Fire Marshals Office can’t say the exact cause of yesterday’s fatal fire in Easton. They are saying though that more people could have survived if the home had smoke detectors. News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli has an update on the story and spoke to a fire prevention officer who tells us why smoke […]

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