Maine’s 62 newest police officers


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 & Christopher D. Woodman
Brunswick Police – Adam A. Merrill
Clinton Police – James L. Leathers
Cumberland County Sheriff – Josiah C. Cushman, Matthew T. Stoll & 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  & 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 & Brandan N. George
Oxford Police – Justin D. Cummings
Portland Police – Patrick L. Duddy, Theodor R. Ehmer, Craig R. Knight, Garrick L. Rogers, & Kyle M. Vaught
Rangeley Police – Tyler S. Fournier
Rockland Police – Jordan B. Jandreau
Saco Police – Kyle T. Sheahan & Timothy M. Wright
Sanford Police – Cody V. Rickevicius
Scarborough Police – Christopher J. Gerossie, Jacob E. Murphy & Alex M. Burns
South Portland Police – Cathleen M. Kellems
Topsham Police – Courtney S. Everett & 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 & Richard J. Ruscica