16, Sep 2014 - York, ME 7 York County Jail officers face charges for trafficking
ALFRED, Maine — Three current and four former correctional officers at the York County Jail, as well as two former inmates and a civilian, were indicted by a York County Grand Jury Wednesday, accused of smuggling cigarettes, a cell phone and drugs...
15, Sep 2014 - York, ME Former guard charged with sexual assault
WINDHAM (AP) — A former Maine prison guard has been charged with sexually assaulting a female inmate at the Maine Correctional Center in Windham. The Portland Press Herald reports that 23-year-old Auburn resident Bret Butterfield is being held at the York County Jail in Alfred on $50,000 cash bail. read more
02, Apr 2014 - Sanford, ME Trucker acquitted of manslaughter
ALFRED (AP) — A trucking company and driver have been acquitted of manslaughter charges stemming from the death of a 15- year-old boy two years ago in Sanford, Maine. Justice John O’Neil issued his verdict Monday after a four-day trial last week. read more
02, Apr 2014 - Alfred, ME York County ethics policy provision ruled invalid
ALFRED, Maine — A York County Superior Court judge this week ruled in favor of the county Budget Committee in its suit against the County Commission over the county's code of ethics policy.
02, Dec 2011 - Alfred man escapes from N.H. jail - KeepMEcurrent.com
Police in York County and Maine State Police are on the lookout for an Alfred man they say escaped from a New Hampshire county jail Thursday afternoon. Police said David Hobson, 33, escaped from the Carroll County House of Corrections in Ossipee ...