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Maine's 62 newest police officers have graduated from the Maine Criminal Justice Academy. The new officers completed eighteen weeks of study and training. Among the topics studied were crime scene processing, first aid, traffic and criminal law, domestic violence and sexual assault.

Farmington Police Chief Jack Peck, who is President of the Maine Chiefs of Police Association, told the new officers to "stay humble, polite and professional. Have compassion, and always be fair."

New officers alphabetical by department --

  • Auburn Police - Sean G. Dyer
  • Augusta Police - Alex T. Morin
  • Bangor Police - Jacob R. Sinclair, Brian P. Higgins and Gerardo A. Mendoza
  • Bar Harbor Police - Caleb N. Mora
  • Belfast Police - Kyle M. Masse
  • Biddeford Police - Deric A. Maddaleni
  • Boothbay Police - John P. Braley
  • Bridgton Police - Matthew R. Regis
  • Bucksport Police - Gerald F. Lowe and Christopher D. Woodman
  • Brunswick Police - Adam A. Merrill
  • Clinton Police - James L. Leathers
  • Cumberland County Sheriff - Josiah C. Cushman, Matthew T. Stoll and Marc J. Yankowsky
  • Eliot Police - Ryan D. Mazur
  • Farmington Police - Jeffrey E. Brann
  • Freeport Police - Jason T. O'Toole
  • Kittery Police - Michael J. Webster
  • Lewiston Police - Joseph M. Nixon
  • Lincoln Police - Arron D. Rideout
  • Lisbon Police - Kristopher A. Kauffman
  • Maine Marine Patrol - Will L. Reinsborough
  • Maine State Police - Trooper Recruits Noah D. Castonguay, Chris Chu, Victoria A. Knight, Einar R. Mattson, Kyle D. Rider and Nicholas E. Watson
  • Oakland Police - Nickolas L. Von Husen
  • Old Town Police - Catherine N. Denning
  • Old Orchard Beach Police - Angelo R. Sellitto
  • Orono Police - Tyler D. Young
  • Oxford County Sheriff - Jake F. Clark and Brandan N. George
  • Oxford Police - Justin D. Cummings
  • Portland Police - Patrick L. Duddy, Theodor R. Ehmer, Craig R. Knight, Garrick L. Rogers, and Kyle M. Vaught
  • Rangeley Police - Tyler S. Fournier
  • Rockland Police - Jordan B. Jandreau
  • Saco Police - Kyle T. Sheahan and Timothy M. Wright
  • Sanford Police - Cody V. Rickevicius
  • Scarborough Police - Christopher J. Gerossie, Jacob E. Murphy and Alex M. Burns
  • South Portland Police - Cathleen M. Kellems
  • Topsham Police - Courtney S. Everett and Jose R. Gomez
  • Chase E. Turgeon from Chelsea, who attended the academy as a tuition student from Thomas College
  • Waldo County Sheriff - Anthony B. Nucolo
  • Wells Police - Joshua N. Poirier
  • Winthrop Police - Drew F. Webster
  • Wiscasset Police - Jonathan D. Barnes
  • Yarmouth Police - Derek S. Miller
  • York Police - Michael J. Kehoe and Richard J. Ruscica

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Kennebec County; Vassalboro


Maine; Law Enforcement; Criminal Justice Academy


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