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5,000 DOLLAR REWARD OFFERED FOR DIRECT INFORMATION THE LEADS US TO KERRY REAR Friday, February 3, 2017

 The Rear family is offering a reward to be given to the person or persons who provide direct information that leads to the whereabouts of Kerry. Please see the attached flyer for information.


 KERRY MALANYA REAR MISSING POSTER.pdf
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MISSING PERSON, KERRY REAR MISSING PERSON, KERRY REAR Monday, January 30, 2017

 On January 28, 2017, the Sanford Police Department received information that Kerry Rear, age 40, of Patriots Place in Sanford had not been seen or heard from since January 22nd. A concerned family member contacted the department and requested assistance in locating her. Her last known location was at the South Sanford Dunkin Donuts on January 22nd. Anyone with information as to Rear’s whereabouts is asked to call Detective Eric Small at 207-324-9170 Ext 227. You can also leave an anonymous tip at 207-324-9170 and press option 4.



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NOW HIRING FOR FULL TIME AND RESERVE DISPATCHERS: APPLICATION EXTENDED TO DECEMBER 23rd 2016 Friday, January 6, 2017

 The Sanford Regional Communication Center is now hiring for full-time and part time dispatchers. You can pick an application at the Human Resources office at City Hall or dowload it below. The application closes at 4:30 pm March 31st. 2017.


 Public Safety Dispatcher 2017 Application Packet.pdf
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Tyler Cann arrested on warrants Tyler Cann arrested on warrants Friday, December 16, 2016

 On 12/16/16, our agency received information that Tyler Cann was possibly driving in a blue Chevy Trailblazer on High St. The Patrol Division along with the CID division located a vehicle matching that description and conducted a high risk traffic stop near the intersection of High St. and Brompton St. Tyler Cann was the passenger of that vehicle and was subsequently arrested without incident on outstanding warrants.

Tyler was wanted by Maine State Police on warrants for eluding and officer and reckless conduct stemming from a motor vehicle chase on December 5th.


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RYAN HARRIS AGE 28 ARRESTED FOR ROBBERY OF SUPER 8 MOTEL THAT OCCURRED NOVEMBER 2015. Friday, October 21, 2016

 On October 21, 2016, Sanford Police Detectives made an arrest in connection with the 2015 robbery of the Super 8 motel in Sanford.

On Tuesday, November 24, 2015, at approximately 8:24 pm, Sanford Police responded to the report of an armed robbery at the Super 8 motel. The suspect, described as a white male armed with a knife, entered the motel and demanded money from the clerk. When the attempt failed he fled the area on foot. Following the release of surveillance video, which went viral, the case received national notoriety when it was aired on the Nancy Grace Show. The case remained open and active since that time.

Ryan J. Harris, 28, who has been identified as the suspect, was taken into custody today, October 21, 2016, on a warrant obtained from the court following an extensive investigation related to the robbery. Harris, who is from Sanford, is being held at the York County Jail on $25,000 bail. Photos of Harris and the surveillance images are attached. Any questions regarding this incident can forwarded to Detective Sergeant Jones via email, mtjones@sanfordmaine.org.


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