The Attorney General’s office reported 56 officer-involved shootings in Maine from Jan. 1, 2012 to Nov. 30, 2018, resulting in 28 deaths..

The deaths in three cases were determined to be suicide. Fourteen shootings resulted in injury.

The AG’s office is responsible for investigating all circumstances in which a law enforcement officer uses deadly force while acting in the performance of the officer’s duties. The investigations determine whether the officer acted in self-defense or in the defense of others.


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INTERACTIVE: Christian MilNeil | @c_milneil

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