By Danielle McLean on April 28, 2017, at 6:53 p.m.
Roger Belanger had obtained over 22 kilograms of cocaine and thousands of oxycodone pills in Rhode Island, which were distributed in Dexter and the surrounding communities.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on April 27, 2017, at 5:11 p.m.
“The FaceTime was not successful because the defendant would not participate,” Assistant Attorney General Leane Zainea said.
By CBS 13 on April 26, 2017, at 3:27 p.m.
He will spend two years in prison and must pay more than $5,000 in restitution.
By Beth Brogan on April 26, 2017, at 2:37 p.m.
A man arrested nine times for operating under the influence pleaded guilty Wednesday afternoon to the ninth charge and was sentenced to nine years in prison, with all but seven years suspended.
By Jake Bleiberg on April 25, 2017, at 6:59 p.m.
Brothers who owned and worked at a Portland grocery have been charged with running a welfare fraud out the store that may have cost taxpayers tens of thousands of dollars.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 24, 2017, at 7:28 p.m.
“[Christina] McCarthy was uncooperative, unruly and combative with officers, resulting in their using a Taser to take her into custody.”
By Jake Bleiberg on April 24, 2017, at 2:37 p.m.
A Portland woman claims she was harassed by fellow employees and ultimately fired from her job at Aaron’s because she is Muslim.
By Beth Brogan on April 21, 2017, at 8:02 a.m.
Christopher I. Maclennan was charged with attempting to strangle his girlfriend with a cord and allegedly using a stun gun on her.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 20, 2017, at 7:36 p.m.
Before the crash, one teen posted an image on social media app Snapchat showing they were driving at least 92 mph, a friend said the day after the deaths.
By Beth Brogan on April 20, 2017, at 10:12 a.m.
Richard Austin will be sentenced July 19 in federal court in Norfolk, Virginia.
By Tom Jackman, Washington Post on April 19, 2017, at 12:56 p.m.
Prosecutors in eight counties around Boston announced Tuesday they would dismiss more than 19,000 drug cases tainted by the misconduct of Massachusetts state drug lab chemist Annie Dookhan over a period of eight years, though nearly all of those convicted in her cases have already served their sentences.
By Judy Harrison on April 19, 2017, at 1 a.m.
Twenty years after being convicted of sexually abusing a 3-year-old girl, Ernest Cook was sentenced Tuesday to more than 10 years in prison on child pornography charges.
By Dawn Gagnon on April 16, 2017, at 1:49 p.m.
Jeremy Regimbal, 27, and his 23-year-old girlfriend, Ricci Boutilier, were indicted on two counts each of burglary and nine counts each of theft by unauthorized taking by the Penobscot County grand jury.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on April 14, 2017, at 6:19 p.m.
Amy Hakola, one of 16 charged in the investigation into the Connecticut-to-Maine drug pipeline broken up in 2015, was sentenced to a month in federal prison and three years of supervised release.
By Judy Harrison on April 14, 2017, at 5:45 p.m.
Justin Pillsbury’s attorney argued that Assistant Attorney General Donald Macomber’s reference to a “green-eyed monster” that was “uncaged” prejudiced the jury and amounted to prosecutorial misconduct.
By Beth Brogan on April 14, 2017, at 5:19 p.m.
Zachary Greene was sentenced Friday to five years in prison with all but nine months and one day suspended, according to Lisbon Police Chief Marc Hagan.
By Scott Malone, Reuters on April 14, 2017, at 3:44 p.m.
A Boston jury on Friday found former New England Patriots football star Aaron Hernandez not guilty of murdering two men outside a Boston nightclub in 2012.
By J.W. Oliver on April 14, 2017, at 3:02 p.m.
The arrest was the third in connection with the fatal overdose of a Wiscasset man on Aug. 12, 2016.
By Beth Brogan on April 14, 2017, at 8:01 a.m.
By Judy Harrison on April 14, 2017, at 6:30 a.m.
The killer who slayed a Bangor grocery store worker in 1992 who tried to stop him from shoplifting a six-pack of beer has accused a man of sexually assaulting him decades ago.