An arrest or summons does not constitute a finding of guilt. An individual charged with a crime is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty at criminal proceedings.

Law enforcement officials with the Searsport Police Department reported the following activity between Feb. 1 and Feb. 8.

Feb. 1
Linda Connors, 46, of Searsport was summoned for operating after suspension and displaying a fictitious inspection sticker.

Feb. 2
A 16-year-old juvenile of Searsport was summoned for assault stemming from a fight on a school bus that occurred Jan. 29.

Feb. 4
Richard B. Miller, 52, of Searsport was summoned for operating under the influence.

Todd J. Mandoline, 21, of Searsport was summoned for theft by unauthorized taking or transfer.

Feb. 6
Ryan Flannery, 24, of Northport was arrested for violation of a protection order.

Helen C. Hall, 61, of Belfast was summoned for speeding 53 mph in a 35 mph zone on Route 1.

Feb. 7
Between 1 and 6 p.m., police placed a speed board on Route 1 south in front of the public safety building. Of the 176 vehicles that passed, a total of 152 were traveling above the posted speed limit of 25 mph. This means only one out of every seven vehicles were traveling the legal speed limit. Police plan to move the board around the entire community to remind motorists to slow down.

In total, the department responded to 21 calls for service during the week.