Penobscot County Sheriff's Department

Kids Helping Kids [VIDEO]
Some people may have thought there was some kind of terrible emergency today in Hermon when the Penbscot County Sheriff's Department and a Hermon fire truck rolled into Danforth's Market, but the kids of Hermon Elementary School knew what was up.
Exeter Man on Bicycle Struck + Killed
An Exeter man's dead and the driver who struck him, according to sheriff's deputies, said he looked down and took his eyes off the roadway.
Penobscot County Chief Deputy Troy Morton issued a release this morning stating 27 year old Joseph Sweet was struck and killed just after 10:30 yesterd…
Homeowner Defends + Suspect is Dead
A man is dead after an attempted home invasion in which police say the homeowner fought back.
The incident happened Saturday around 8 p.m. as Richard Duffy, 48, and his teenage son were home in the town of Rome.
It’s the New Fingerprint for Law Enforcement [Video]
It's pretty much understood that the fingerprint is a unique identification tool for law enforcement but with today's technological advancements it's also a slow and somewhat "outdated" method thanks to the creation of Iris Biometric technology.
That very technology was showcased today at t…
Be Alert, Lock Your Doors, and Call Police
Those are words of advice from Penobscot County Sheriff Glenn Ross and the Maine State Police following an increase in home invasions over the past few weeks, with the most recent happening last night in Orrington.
Two suspects are now being sought and you're being encouraged to come forward wit…
Armed Home Invasion Prompts Search
An armed home invasion is under investigation at this hour by the Penobscot County Sheriffs Department.
More will be known later this afternoon but the Sheriff’s department says two masked men forced entry into an Orrington home last night but the woman, who as in her 50&CloseCurlyQuo…
Bomb Threat Forces Evacuation of Ellsworth School
School students in the elementary-middle school in Ellsworth have been evacuated and safely relocated to the Ellsworth High School this morning.
Ellsworth Police report a note was found on a wall in the boys room stating their was a bomb in a student locker...

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