About Us


The mission of the Caribou Police Department is to enhance the quality of life throughout the City of Caribou by working cooperatively with all of our citizens to preserve the peace, reduce fear, enforce the law and promote a caring and safe environment.

News and Alerts

Reserve Officer Openings:  

The City of Caribou is presently seeking candidates to add to its roster for Reserve Officers. Applicants must be at least 21 years of age, possess a high school diploma or GED, hold a valid Maine driver’s license with no adverse driving record, and have passed the Maine Criminal Justice Academy ALERT and Physical Fitness test. Preference will be given to candidates who have successfully completed the Maine Criminal Justice Law Enforcement 200 Hour Pre-Service Program. The pay rate for Reserve Officers is $14.00 per hour. Submit application, resume and cover letter to:

Chief Michael Gahagan, Caribou Police Department, 25 High Street, Caribou, ME 04736


Front view of the new proposed public safety building.

New proposed Public Safety Building

Rear view of the new proposed public safety building.

Side view of the new proposed public safety building.

Note: This is one of proposed ideas of the public safety building concept.


Public Safety Building: 

Any question or comments regarding the proposal for a new Public Safety Building can be sent via email to Sgt. Mark Gahagan mark.gahagan@cariboumaine.org or cpd@cariboumaine.org

Upcoming Events

Caribou Cares About Kids

Details to come!!

Thursdays on Sweden

Please join us along with Caribou Fire and Ambulance Department and other local Vendors at Thursdays on Sweden! 

Next Event: July 19th Reunion Night. 

Contact Us

25 High Street Caribou Maine 04736

Phone: 207-493-3301

Fax: 207-493-4201

Emergency: 911

Get in Touch!