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Sanford Police Department Offers Public Anonymous Text Tip Line Sanford Police Department Offers Public Anonymous Text Tip Line Tuesday, April 14, 2015

 Sanford, Maine – The Sanford Police Department has partnered with Sanford Regional Communications Center to offer a service known as “Text-a-Tip,” that allows the public to anonymously submit information to the Police Department.


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Drug take back program Drug take back program Tuesday, April 7, 2015

 

STATEWIDE TAKE-BACK INITIATIVE


APRIL 25, 2015
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

SANFORD, MAINE

 

On April 25, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Sanford Police Department and the Maine Sheriff’s Association will give the public another opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs.  Bring your medications for disposal to the Sanford Police Department at 935 Main Street, Sanford or Marden’s Plaza at 1247 Main Street, SanfordThe service is free and anonymous, no questions asked.

Individuals dropping off medications are reminded that illegal substances and syringes cannot be accepted. Prescription labels no longer need to be removed from items as collected items will be incinerated following collection.


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HUMAN TRAFFICKING TAKES CENTER STAGE HERE IN MAINE Thursday, January 8, 2015

 Human trafficking is the fastest growing crime in the world. It is a topic that is difficult to discuss and even tougher to combat. Recent media reports confirm that this crime is occurring too often and it is happening right here in Maine. The Sanford Police is dedicated to this cause and has appointed Det. Sgt. Matthew Jones as an Agent with the Human Trafficking Task Force here in Maine.


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AWARDS PRESNTED TO CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION DIVISON AND OFFICERS DURING AWARDS CEREMONY TODAY: Tuesday, December 30, 2014

 Chief of Police, Thomas Connolly Jr. presented the following awards to Detectives and Officer during a ceremony at the Police Dept. today. These awards were presented to Detectives/Officers who distinguished themselves in their duties. The following is a list of officers who received awards: SEE FULL STORY


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The 511 interactive voice response system is now operational. If your local phone or wireless carrier has not enabled this service yet, you may access it by dialing 1-866-282-7578.
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