Comments for: Damariscotta considers eliminating police department

Posted Aug. 29, 2012, at 9:02 a.m.

DAMARISCOTTA, Maine — Officials in Damariscotta are weighing whether to eliminate the town police department and hand over law enforcement duties to the county sheriff. Selectmen will meet Wednesday night to vote on a proposal from the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Department to take over policing of the town. Proponents say …

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