Cops & Courts

  • Deer tangles with cruiser

    Deer tangles with cruiser

    BAR HARBOR — A Bar Harbor police cruiser reportedly collided with a deer on Eagle Lake Road at 6:30 a.m. Saturday. Officer Jerrod Hardy, 31, was driving the cruiser, on his way to a call in Mount Desert, according to reports. Southwest Harbor police were called to respond to the accident. The cruiser was damaged

  • Fire destroys Manset home

    Fire destroys Manset home

    SOUTHWEST HARBOR — An evening fire destroyed a home on Seawall Road and sent one occupant to the hospital. Around 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, a call came in to the police department regarding a structure fire with flames showing. An officer and a captain of the fire department, who lived near the reported address, went

  • Hancock County Jail log Nov. 2-8

    The following were arrested or booked into Hancock County Jail between Nov. 2 and 8: Patrick C. Jordan, 35, Waltham, operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of an intoxicant. Malcolm H. Dow Jr., 53, Trenton, three counts violating conditions of release and one count violation of a protection from abuse order. Jonathan W.

  • Hancock County Court Sept. 1-30

    Hancock County Court Sept. 1-30

    The following cases were adjudicated, reviewed or continued in Hancock County Court, according to official records: Sept. 1 to Sept. 30 Mark E. Lewis, 51, Bangor. Theft by unauthorized taking or transfer, priors, at Waltham, June 26, 2015. Department of Corrections 18 months, probation revoked. Michael R Daniel, 27, Gouldsboro. Domestic violence assault at Hancock,

  • Island Police Log: Man drives into fence

    Island Police Log: Man drives into fence

    BAR HARBOR — A Poughkeepsie, N.Y. man was arrested Saturday on a charge of assault after a reported assault at a local nonprofit. Jeffrey McCabe, 63 was taken to the Hancock County Jail. Later in the day, he was also summonsed on a criminal mischief charge after police determined his vehicle had been used to

  • Hancock County Jail log Oct. 29-Nov. 1

    The following were arrested or booked into Hancock County Jail between Oct. 29 and Nov. 1: Ralph E. Fowler Jr., 47, Ellsworth, defaulting in payment of fine. Lindsay M. Swanson, 26, Steuben, failure to appear, operating after suspension. Buddy S. Burton, 37, Augusta, back for court. Theodore J. Gray, 38, Deer Isle, two counts each

  • Lights on, nobody home

    Lights on, nobody home

    MOUNT DESERT — The property manager of a Northeast Harbor restaurant, working on winterizing the building, returned after leaving for a few minutes to find police at the restaurant. The officers were concerned that the door was open, lights were on and music was playing, according to reports, since the business was closed for the

  • Hancock County Jail log Oct. 22-28

    The following were arrested or booked into Hancock County Jail between Oct. 22 and 28: Beth A. Clark, 34, La Grange, failure to appear. Sherry A. Runci, 37, Bucksport, possession of hypodermics, violating conditions of release. Diana M. Davis, 31, Rochester, N.Y., hold for other agency. Brandon C. Robinson, 28, Stonington, domestic violence assault, domestic

  • Hancock County Court Aug. 1 to Aug. 31

    Hancock County Court Aug. 1 to Aug. 31

    The following cases were adjudicated, reviewed or continued in Hancock County Court, according to official records: Aug. 1 to Aug. 31 Joshua B. King, 33, Searsport. Possessing softshell clams less than 2 inch – 20 percent at Brooksville, Sept. 18, 2012. $300. Possessing softshell clams less than 2 inch – 20 percent at Brooksville, Sept.

  • Hancock County Court July 1 to July 31

    Hancock County Court July 1 to July 31

    The following cases were adjudicated, reviewed or continued in Hancock County Court, according to official records: July 1 to July 31 Jamin S. Keene, 23, Bar Harbor. Criminal mischief at Bar Harbor, April 10, 2016. Jail six months, all suspended, probation one year, restitution $13,414.50. Criminal trespass at Bar Harbor, April 10, 2016. Dismissed. Operating