Cops & Courts

  • Island Police Log: Mangy coyote reported

    Island Police Log: Mangy coyote reported

    Mangy coyote reported   Bar Harbor Around midday Dec. 31, police responded to a report of a mangy coyote near the American Legion Hall on the corner of Cottage Street and Roberts Avenue. Police did not find the animal. Early morning Jan.1, police stopped a vehicle on Cromwell Harbor Road for failure to signal. As

  • Hancock County Jail log Dec. 28 to Jan. 6

    The following were arrested or booked into Hancock County Jail between Dec. 28 and Jan. 6: Robert W. Smith, 34, Sorrento, 10 days for operating after habitual offender revocation. Dusten R. Phippen, 28, Tremont, probation revocation. Hailee M. Herbest, 18, Bar Harbor, domestic violence terrorizing. Eva M. Seavey, 38, Ellsworth, violating conditions of release. Randy

  • Hancock County Jail log Dec. 21-27

    The following were arrested or booked into Hancock County Jail between Dec. 21 and 27: Jeremy F. Ward, 31, Tremont, two counts each theft by unauthorized taking or transfer and criminal mischief. Amanda L. Bragg, 31, Ellsworth, drug court sanction. Michael R. Daniel, 27, Gouldsboro, drug court sanction. James E. Astbury, 55, Penobscot, violating conditions

  • Hancock County Court Nov. 1 to Nov. 30

    Hancock County Court Nov. 1 to Nov. 30

    The following cases were adjudicated, reviewed or continued in Hancock County Court, according to official records: Nov. 1 to Nov. 30 Jesse L. Rideout, 34, Sedgwick. Operating vehicle without license at Deer Isle, Sept. 21, 2013. $150. John Larochelle, 29, Brunswick. Cultivation of marijuana at Bucksport, Aug. 22, 2015. Dismissed. James W. Innes, 24, Ellsworth.

  • Hancock County Jail log Dec. 17-20

    The following were arrested or booked into Hancock County Jail between Dec. 17 and 20: Nicholas O. Stanley, 32, Ellsworth, failure to appear. Christopher C. Butler, 35, Bangor, two counts failure to appear. Calandra A. Fitzgerald, 37, Blue Hill, failure to appear. Steven L. Farrington, 43, Ellsworth, default in payment of fines. Timothy C. Cluney,

  • Hancock County Jail Log Dec. 10-16

    The following were arrested or booked into Hancock County Jail between Dec. 10-16: Tracy L. Hicks, 51, Tremont, operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of an intoxicant. Brian K. Madore, 29, Trenton, violating conditions of release. Diadema D. Rand, 27, Bangor, unlawful possession methamphetamine. Timothy J. Hannan, 38, Bangor, violating conditions of release,

  • Cousins’ state suit dismissed

    Cousins’ state suit dismissed

    ELLSWORTH — A Hancock County Superior Court judge has dismissed a lawsuit against Tremont town officials and others filed by the owners of a restaurant that burned in a fire several years ago. In the lawsuit, filed in July 2017, Robert and Judy Cousins claimed mistreatment by town employees and defamation of character in news

  • Hancock County Jail log Dec. 3-12

    The following were arrested or booked into the Hancock County Jail between Dec. 3 and 12: Ryan M. Drake, 33, Eddington, failure to appear. Jennifer G. Wright, 38, Bar Harbor, failure to appear. Patricia L. Mitchell, 45, Ellsworth, domestic violence assault. Mustafa H. Al Shuwaili, 26, Bar Harbor, failure to appear. Cory J. McMillan, 24,