The Delaware State Police mid-week were investigating a report of a stabbing incident that occurred Tuesday night in Millsboro, leaving a 20-year-old man seriously injured.

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The Delaware State Police are asking for the public’s help. After a short hiatus, the Delaware State Police are welcoming the third in a lineage of Volkswagen Beetles to their ranks, and it needs a name.

The officers and members of the Millville Volunteer Fire Company will kick off their Millville Volunteer Fire Company Community Heroes Capital Campaign on Monday, July 19, at 1 p.m. at Millville VFC Fire Station No. 1, located at 35554 Atlantic Avenue in Millville.

Two Maryland men have been arrested and charged with third-degree criminal trespassing and related charges, including charges made by Ocean City, Md., police, after a home in Fenwick Island was shot into on Friday, June 25.

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At the request of the Fenwick Island Police Department, the Delaware State Police Criminal Investigations Unit on Friday, June 25, was investigating an early-morning shooting incident inside town limits that damaged a home and left a vehicle on fire, with two Maryland men in the custody of O…

Youngsters ages 10 to 13 attending the Millsboro Police Department’s first Youth Police Academy will be able to learn team-building, hear motivational guest speakers and enjoy a picnic with barbecued hot dogs and hamburgers, beginning on Monday, June 28.

The Lord Baltimore Lions Club supports the law-enforcement community and their families, and last week reported that the Delaware State Police Credit Union had stopped accepting donations for the family of Delmar Police Department Cpl. Keith Heacook, who was fatally injured while responding …

In a special meeting held by the Dagsboro Town Council on Wednesday, June 2, the Dagsboro Police Department gained its fourth full-time officer when the council voted to approve the hire.

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Delaware State Police on Tuesday were investigating a fatal pedestrian crash that occurred Monday night, after a Seaford man left his car and walked in a travel lane of Route 113 near Dagsboro.


Three sobriety checkpoints are scheduled for the Memorial Day weekend, beginning Friday, May 28, at 10 p.m., and continuing into Saturday, May 29, at 2 a.m. The Friday before Memorial Day tends to show an increase in impaired drivers, state officials noted. The checkpoints are part of a week…

With warmer weather and Memorial Day weekend having arrived, the Delaware State Police this week reminded motorcyclists, motorcycle passengers and individuals interested in purchasing motorcycles to use caution when traveling on Delaware roadways.

Being a first-responder is a tough job on any given day. Add a year of pandemic-related uncertainty, and it’s the challenge of a lifetime. In a special recognition, the entire staff of the Sussex County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) this week won the 2021 Joshua M. Freeman Valor Award for…

At the funeral to honor Cpl. Keith Heacook, the family asked that voicemails from Heacook be played — upbeat, humorous messages to Susan, his wife of 22 years, whom he deeply loved.

The Delaware State Police are currently seeking applications from individuals interested in becoming Delaware State Police troopers. Any individual interested in applying for the current fall 2021 hiring process is being reminded that the deadline is quickly approaching.


Charges were pending this week against a 26-year-old Bethany Beach man, and a 41-year-old Millsboro man had been arrested, after an alleged incident of disorderly conduct and indecent exposure at a Millville restaurant and bar that left the Bethany man in serious condition and being treated …

The trial of Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin ended with three guilty verdicts — read on April 20 as many Americans, eager to know, watched and listened — has put the police profession under a microscope, said Frankford Police Department Chief Laurence Corrigan, but “maybe it needed to be.”

Ocean View Police Chief Kenneth McLaughlin informed the town council this week that Officer Troy Bowden, who has been an officer at the police department six years, had resigned to accept a position as a state trooper with the Delaware State Police.

Jvonne Oliver was named Police Chief for the Day on Thursday, April 8, by Frankford Police Department Chief Laurence Corrigan. During a brief presentation at Frankford Town Hall, Corrigan lauded Oliver for her support of the town and its police department. ‘I’m a pretty lucky guy,’ Corrigan …

The Bethany-Fenwick Area Chamber of Commerce is set to honor the outstanding police officers, paramedics, EMTs and firefighters who help keep the local communities safe throughout the year, on Friday, May 7.

Delaware State Police would like to warn the public about a recent increase in thefts of mopeds in the Rehoboth Beach area. Delaware State Police Troop 7 began seeing a spike of moped thefts starting in the middle of March along the Coastal Highway area.

The Ocean View Police Department, under the leadership of Chief Kenneth McLaughlin, on March 31 received notice of its recognition as a 2020 Gold Level Law Enforcement agency from the Lexipol Law Enforcement Advisory Council. The Lexipol Connect Customer Recognition Program recognizes agenci…