By Beth Brogan on June 24, 2016, at 2:21 p.m.
Cumberland County Sheriff’s deputies arrested three men from out-of-state on Saturday in Brunswick and charged them with forgery.
By Beth Brogan on June 24, 2016, at 12:57 p.m.
“It’s another tool to protect our officers and everybody that we serve,” Sheriff Kevin Joyce said. “It provides use the ability for intelligence-gathering and to deliver phones, where before this we would have put people in harm’s way.”
By Beth Brogan on June 24, 2016, at 11:59 a.m.
Maine merchants who sell British goods were, like most of the world Friday, still reeling from the news that residents of the United Kingdom had voted to leave the European Union and said it was too soon to tell how the vote might affect their businesses.
By Beth Brogan on June 23, 2016, at 6:41 a.m.
“Brunswick Landing is the most successful base of all the bases closed during that BRAC year.”
By Beth Brogan on June 22, 2016, at 5:37 p.m.
A two-alarm fire that destroyed a duplex on Tuesday and displaced four residents was sparked by improperly discarded smoking materials that fell from a second-story deck into the floor area below.
By Beth Brogan on June 22, 2016, at 4:40 p.m.
WISCASSET | A Lincoln County Sheriff’s deputy arrested on Tuesday sexually assaulted a young teen as many as 10 times over a period of several years in the back of his police cruiser while on patrol, according to an affidavit filed with his arrest. Kenneth L. Hatch III, 45, …
By Beth Brogan on June 22, 2016, at 11:38 a.m.
A Brunswick police officer was arrested Tuesday and charged with two federal counts of attempting to transfer obscene material to a minor.
By Beth Brogan on June 21, 2016, at 3 p.m.
Deputy Ken Hatch of the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office is on administrative leave pending the outcome of a criminal investigation by the Maine attorney general’s office.
By Beth Brogan on June 21, 2016, at 1:22 p.m.
Flames consumed a two-family home on Hale Street in Brunswick on Tuesday afternoon, despite the best efforts of firefighters from four communities.
By Beth Brogan on June 20, 2016, at 11:50 a.m.
Three residents and a dog safely escaped a Bath home early Monday morning after a fire crawled up the rear walls from a deck and ignited the attic.
By Beth Brogan on June 18, 2016, at 1:34 p.m.
“Our goal was to interrupt the celebration of endless war and corporate profit,” protester Bruce Gagnon said.
By Beth Brogan on June 18, 2016, at 1:13 p.m.
“The Navy owes the Monsoor family a debt that can never be paid. … This ship is just a symbol of that.” Retired Vice Adm. Joseph Maguire said.
By Beth Brogan on June 16, 2016, at 4:53 p.m.
BRUNSWICK | A 23-year-old Gardiner man faces up to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty in U.S. District Court on Thursday to wire fraud charges. Ervin Morrison III entered into contracts between July 2014 and July 2015 promising goods and services to five individuals and companies, for which …
By Beth Brogan on June 16, 2016, at 10:21 a.m.
State police announced Thursday that Operation Broken Heart III was part of a nationwide effort involving internet Crimes Against Children task forces coordinated by the U.S. Department of Justice.
By Beth Brogan on June 16, 2016, at 9:32 a.m.
Arrest warrants were issued Tuesday for two Arizona men indicted by a Cumberland County grand jury for allegedly stealing more than $10,000 in equipment from Tempus Jets’ Brunswick facility, where they previously were employed.
By Beth Brogan on June 14, 2016, at 1:01 p.m.
Nearly 60 firefighters from 11 communities battled for 10 hours overnight Monday to quell a blaze at a recycling plant that engulfed a 1-acre pile of scrap metal that in some places reached 50 feet high.
By Beth Brogan on June 14, 2016, at 7:43 a.m.
A 23-year-old Lisbon man was arrested Monday in connection with a hit-and-run crash Saturday night on Lisbon Street that caused the death of a Portland man.
By Beth Brogan on June 13, 2016, at 8:24 p.m.
The Topsham site of Grimmel Industries has been plagued with fires.
By Beth Brogan on June 13, 2016, at 5:38 p.m.
A 28-year-old Portland man died Monday from injuries he suffered when his motorcycle collided with an unidentified vehicle Saturday night on Lisbon Street.
By Beth Brogan on June 13, 2016, at 1:04 p.m.
At least four law enforcement agencies have filed criminal or civil charges against a Brunswick man who led police on a chase from Lisbon to Brunswick and a six-hour standoff early Sunday morning at his home on Mere Point Road.