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A New Tool for Search and Rescue in Maine [VIDEO]

The state of Maine has some difficult terrain to navigate and that's particularly true in the event of search and rescue operations.

Now, state game wardens and marine patrol officers have a new tool to help them, and they've been training.

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Some legislative leaders in Augusta support arming Maine's Forest Rangers.  Photo, Susan Patten, Townsquare Media
Some legislative leaders in Augusta support arming Maine's Forest Rangers. Photo, Susan Patten, Townsquare Media

Should They Be Armed? Governor Receives Task Force Report on Maine’s Natural Resources Law Enforcement

As part of their research, the Governor's Task Force on Review of Needs, Resources and Opportunities for Efficiency among Natural Resource Law Enforcement, surveyed other states to see if their forest rangers were armed.

The task force received responses back from 31 states and that information is part of the 15 page report presented to Governor Paul LePage at the end of last week.

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Will They Be Armed? Maine’s Public Safety Commissioner Works on Report for Governor

They're asked to enforce the natural resources laws in Maine, as are the Marine Patrol and Game Wardens, the only difference is they're asked to do so today without the protection of a firearm.

A task force has been working for months to determine if Maine's Forest Rangers face danger on the job, that would justify the state going to the expense to equip and train them with guns.

The task force has completed its work and now it's up to the Commissioner of Public Safety to compile a report for Governor Paul LePage by December, based on their findings and opinions.

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