Maine Lawmakers Want Capitol Police Chief Placed on Administrative Leave

Maine Lawmakers Want Capitol Police Chief Placed on Administrative Leave

Seventy Maine lawmakers have called for Capitol Police Chief Russell Gauvin to be placed on administrative leave immediately. The dozens of lawmakers are making this request due to social media posts that Gauvin has made. According to WMTW — a local news center — this request was made on Jan. 18, 2021. Gauvin apologized last […]

Maine Increases Security Amid FBI Warnings of Armed Protests

Maine Increases Security Amid FBI Warnings of Armed Protests

The Federal Building of Investigation (FBI) has warned all 50 state’s need to increase their security around their capitols. According to an internal FBI bulletin, authorities gained “information about an identified armed group intending to travel to Washington, DC on 16 January.” This warning came on Monday, Jan. 11, 2021. They have warned that if […]