Troop J Report

Number of Calls for Service: 146 Number of Warrant Arrests: 1 Number of Accidents: 19 Number of OUI/OAS Arrests: 5 Number of Burglaries: 0

11/28/16 Trooper Carpenter responded to Machias. The caller reported medication had been stolen from their residence the night before. Investigation continues.

11/29/16 Corporal Chris Smith responded to an alarm at the Mariaville Town Office. Upon arrival Corporal Smith discovered that the town office had been burglarized. The suspect forced entry into the town office and fled prior to Corporal Smith’s arrival. Evidence was collected and the investigation continues.

11/30/16 Trooper Owen Reed responded to a crash in Castine where the operator Ryan Ludwig (25) of Thomaston, was arrested for operating under the influence of alcohol.


Sergeant Tim Varney along with Corporal Dan Ryan,Troopers Miles Carpenter, Staci Carpenter and Travis Chapman assisted with escorting Pearl Harbor Survivor Robert Coles from Machias to the Trenton airport. Mr. Coles is travelling to Pearl Harbor for the 75th anniversary.


Trooper Kim Sawyer summonsed Ryan M. French (29) of Cutler for operating an unregistered motor vehicle (expired 3/31/16) on RT. 192 after a traffic stop for speed.