Augusta Police Department

  • Agency: Augusta Police Department
  • Address: 33 Union Street, Augusta, 04330 ME
  • Chief: Wayne McCamish (Chief of Police)

Augusta Police Department is located at 33 Union Street, Augusta, 04330 ME. The Chief of Police of the department is Wayne McCamish. The Augusta Police Department phone number is (207) 626-2370.

Augusta Police Department News

The Augusta Police 🚔 Department is proud to announce that Jared Mills has been sworn in today as the 36th Police Chief. This was an absolute packed house with family, friends, co workers, Chief's from other departments and APD from the past years as well to wish our Jared Good Luck! Congratulations Chief!

Tonight we said goodbye to Chief Robert Gregoire upon the completion of 30 years of dedicated service to the citizens and city of Augusta. Congratulations Chief! There were many friends, family and officers from the current ranks and many from years past who came to with Bob well in his future endeavors.

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Crash on South Belfast Ave. seek alternative route.

Structure fire 🔥 on Willow Street please avoid the area.

Ribbon 🎀 cutting ceremony today for the newest section of the Kennebec River Rail trail. Congratulations 🎉🎈 to all involved!

Vehicle Operations Liabilty is something we at APD are always aware of, especially because we drive emergency vehicles. All our officers are trained in proper driving and responding techniques. Recently Officer Chase, Sergeant Shaw and Detective Brann attended the vehicle operations liability course offered by Dirigo Safety and Officer Chase was so proud, he just had to show off his certificate. Looking good Chase, now put that knowledge to good use!

Excellent memorial day service today at POST 2 in Augusta. Lt. Col John Cole MSP, Commander Fred Umphrey, Alvah Donnell and Sgt. Chris Shaw of Augusta PD were present and accepted the American Legion Awards for outstanding community service! 🇺🇸. Thank you for everything our American Legion does.

Our resident marathon runner Ofc Carly Wiggin ran in the #milesformills 5k today with our other APD runners. She made sure to stop at each traffic posts for selfies with the guys who had to stand still! Great job everyone for an awesome cause! @ssgtravismills

Augusta PD’s finest preparing for the Miles for Mills 5k.

Never Forget.

No parking in the Front St Parking lot from midnight Sunday, May 27 until noon on Monday, May 28, Memorial Day. Vehicles parked in this parking lot during this time may be towed. The Travis Mills 5k walk and run will be using this parking lot to begin and end their fundraising event which is expected to draw hundreds of participants and supporters. Thank you for your cooperation.

***LOOKING FOR YOUR HELP*** This morning (05-27-18) at 1:25 A.M. a red GM pickup, possibly a Chevy crashed into a telephone pole near the intersection of Old Belgrade Rd and West River Rd and fled the scene. The truck should have significant passengers side damage starting from the passengers side door to the tail light. This vehicle is missing a mirror, has broken windows on the passengers side and has chrome door handles. If you see this vehicle or have any idea who was driving and who owns this vehicle please contact Officer Simon "Says" Yorks at 626-2370. Thank you.

The Augusta Fire Dept and Augusta public works along with mutual aid companies are and have been dealing with a landfill fire at Hatch Hill, the fire is under control, crews are currently working to mop up the remainder. This has been on going since the early morning hours.

Today at Cony High School SRO Carly Wiggin was presented with some going away gifts for her time there. Carly is the City of Augusta’s first ever school resource officer and is leaving her post at the end of this school year to go back to the Patrol division. Carly also has the distinction of having worked with the class of 2018 from first being freshmen to now graduating. Principal Kim Silsby and Deputy Chief Jared Mills both have shining words about her tireless efforts in the position over the past four years. Congratulations 🎈 Carly, you’ve set the bar for everyone who comes after you! Good work!

Today is Red Nose Day 2018 and thanks to our very own Shari Rogers, officers had their red noses. Help end child poverty!

Judge: Aubrey Armstrong complicit in drug-related murder and robbery of Augusta man

Google just informed us our photo, shown here and used on Google to identify the Augusta Police 🚔 Department has been viewed over 30,000 times! Wow, that’s a lot of views!

The Augusta Public Works is planning to sweep Water and Commercial Streets overnight Wednesday May 23rd into Thursday May 24th. Please do not park on these streets in order to facilitate this operation. Thank you for your cooperation.

Today at Hussey School it was the DARE graduation for 6th grade. We had a treat today when our former DARE officer, Ray Moinester was present with our current DARE officer Paul Doody and Rays former student, Eric Dos Santos, who’s son graduated today with the rest of the class. Congratulations everyone!