Sheriff Joyce

Sheriff Kevin J. Joyce
36 County Way
Portland, ME 04102

Emergency - 911


Sheriff's Administrative Office
(207)774-1444 x2115

Cumberland County Jail 

Anonymous Tip Line
(207)774-1444 x2208

Anonymous Tip Link
Click to report online


Detectives and Evidence Technicians

The Sheriff 's Office Criminal Investigation Division's (CID) primary function is to investigate criminal activity, arrest those responsible, thus bringing to justice suspects who have committed criminal acts within the jurisdiction of our county. Detectives receive extensive, specialized training in interviewing and interrogations,homicides, rapes, robberies, burglaries, and other criminal investigations.

There are two Crime Scene Investigators assigned to the Criminal Investigations Division. These deputies are trained in many aspects of crime scene investigations and processing. These techniques include blood stain pattern analysis, latent fingerprint processing, bullet trajectory, homicide investigations, and human remains recovery.

To recover property seized during an investigation, contact Detective Keith Cook.

Persons interested in obtaining a firearms permit can visit this link for further information.