Incident Report Statistics

Between Jan. 26 at 6 a.m. and Feb. 1 at 5:30 p.m., patrol officers responded to 83 complaints.


On Jan. 26 at 10:54 a.m., Keith Matthews, 46, of Rumford was arrested by Ptl. Miller after turning himself in on an outstanding warrant for charges of assault and operating under the influence. Matthews posted $350 cash bail and was released.

On Jan. 26 at 4:53 p.m., Leslie Woods, 54, of Rumford was summonsed by Ptl. Miller and charged with criminal mischief after damage was done to a telephone at a location on Congress Street.

On Jan. 30 at 10:15 p.m., Gerald Fontaine, 55, of Rumford was arrested by Ptl. Cramer and charged with operating under the influence. Fontaine posted $1,000 unsecured bail and was released.

On Feb. 1 at 12:22 p.m., Ashley Jackson, 21, of Rumford was arrested by Cpl. Maifeld and charged with domestic violence assault. Jackson posted $1,000 unsecured bail and was released.


On Jan. 28 at 10:15 a.m., a 2000 Dodge pickup operated by James Young, 62, of Peru was traveling west on US Route 2 and struck the back of a 2001 Kentworth tractor trailer, which was turning right into Sam’s and Judy’s Variety, owned by Daniel Dolloff, 51, of Mexico. Approximately $6,000 in damage to the front end of the Young vehicle. The tractor trailer received no reportable damage.

Criminal Mischief

On Feb. 1 at 7:48 a.m., Falmouth Street business reporting damage to the front window. Estimated damage listed at approximately $300. Incident under investigation.


On Jan. 29 at 1 p.m., Rumford business reporting a bad check theft of $500. Owner issued 5-day notice and will take care of the issue in lieu of being summonsed for theft.


Please notify the Rumford Police Department at (207) 364-4551 or e-mail [email protected] if you have information on this person. The Web site also has a tip form. Please check it out at

Ashley Amburg, 20, formerly of Rumford is wanted on twp Rumford District Court warrants for unpaid fines for allowing minors to possess or consume alcohol.

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