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CRASH REPORT OUTAGE NOTIFICATION Tuesday, August 25, 2015

 Our online crash reporting will be offline due to maintenance from 08/28/2015 at 4:30 PM EST to 08/29/2015 at 4:30 PM EST. During this time you will be be able to retrieve your crash report online. 

 
Your report will be available after this date. Thank you. 

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SANFORD REGIONAL COMMUNICATIONS CENTER HIRING Friday, August 21, 2015

 Our regional dispatch center has extended their application deadline to September 25th. You can pick up the application with Human Resources at City Hall


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SECOND ANNUAL SANFORD POLICE/ COMMUNITY COOKOUT Wednesday, August 12, 2015

 SECOND ANNUAL SANFORD POLICE/COMMUNITY COOKOUT:

 
WHERE: Central Park across from City Hall
 
WHEN: Thursday, August 27 2015 6:00pm to 8:00pm
 
There will be a cookout with hotdogs and hamburgers, ice cream, and prizes all FREE!
There will be child fingerprinting and Community vendors. 
 
Co-sponsored by Partners for Healthier Communities. 

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DRUG BUST 7 NORTH ST. Wednesday, May 13, 2015

 MDEA Press Release- May 13, 2015

FROM: Commander Scott Pelletier 207-822-0371           

Sanford, Maine, May 13, 2015- The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency and the Sanford Police Department announces the arrests of five people from Sanford for Trafficking and Possessing Heroin.

Arrested were:

Derek A. Gerrish 25 of Sanford, Arrest warrants charging 2 counts of Unlawful Trafficking in Schedule W Drugs (Heroin) Class B Bail set at $20,000 cash.                                                                         

Cynthia Powers 49 of Sanford, Arrest warrants charging 2 counts of Unlawful Trafficking in Schedule W Drugs (Heroin) Class B

Bail set at $20,000 cash.

Donald Nordmann 48 of Sanford, Arrest warrants charging 1 count of Unlawful Trafficking in Schedule W Drugs (Heroin) Class B

Bail set at $20,000 cash.

Erika Gerrish 26 of Sanford, Unlawful Possession of Schedule W Drugs (Heroin) Class C

Bail set at $5,000 cash.

Michael Gerrish 46 of Sanford, Unlawful Possession of Schedule W Drugs (Heroin) Class C

Bail set at $5,000 cash.

 

For the past two months, agents from the York District Task Force and Detectives from the Sanford Police Department conducted an investigation into the illegal distribution of heroin throughout the greater Sanford area. During the investigation, agents were able to conduct undercover purchases of heroin from Derrick Gerrish, Cynthia Powers and Donald Nordmann. All of the heroin purchases were conducted within their residence at 7 North Street, Sanford.

 

On May 11, 2014, at approximately 5:00 pm, MDEA and the Sanford Police Department executed a search warrant at 7 North Street, Sanford. D. Gerrish, Powers and Nordmann were arrested on their warrants. Erika Gerrish and Michael Gerrish were arrested after both were found to be in possession of heroin. All five live at the North Street residence.

 

Seized from the residence was approximately 19 grams of heroin, scales, packing materials and drug ledgers. The approximate street value of the seized heroin is $4,000.

 

All five arrests were transported to the York County Jail by deputies of the York County Sheriffs’ Department.

The investigation is continuing and additional charges are expected.


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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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