Police Department

Mission Statement:

We, the members of the Mount Desert Police Department, will work to enhance the quality of life in the Town of Mount Desert by ensuring the protection of life, property and individual rights, the preservation of peace and safety, and the reduction of crime.  We will accomplish this mission by providing a high degree of ethical and professional police services while maintaining the trust, understanding, and confidence of the citizens and visitors of Mount Desert.

Staff Contacts

Name Title
James Willis Police Chief
Karen Richter Administrative Assistant
Kevin Edgecomb Patrol Lieutenant, Animal Control Officer, & Shellfish Warden
Leigh Guildford Sergeant
Kenneth Mitchell Patrolman
Ryan Lawson Patrolman
Theodore Cake Patrolman
Marie Overlock Dispatcher
Chad Campbell Dispatcher
Michael Allen Dispatcher