NEWPORT POLICE DEPARTMENT,
The Newport Police Department provides 24-hour staffed police
service and is dispatched by Penobscot Regional Communications Center Center with 911
access. Computerized record system since 1994. The Department
handles approximately 6,000 complaints annually.
We encourage input from our citizens as we constantly strive to make our department better.
Please stop by or call regarding any ideas you might have to share.
Newport Police are asking residents to lock car
doors as well as homes. All towns are experiencing an increase in
night-time thefts. We encourage all citizens to call (207) 368-3263 if they observe anything
If you own a vacant property please advise our Police Department so that we can watch your residence while it is unoccupied. We have had a rash of copper pipe thefts at vacant homes. We would be glad to help you in any capacity. Chief MacDaid
The force is comprised of: