Delaware State Police are conducting a homicide investigation following a shooting that occurred early Saturday morning at a business complex in Dagsboro.
Delaware State Police this week reminded motorists that the deer rut and hunting season is in effect, as part of the DSP's effort to help prevent the spike in deer-related crashes that typically occur every fall in Delaware. They offered the friendly reminders in hopes of keeping drivers saf…
Delaware State Police this week arrested a 32-year-old Millsboro woman on felony charges, and a 34-year-old man was wanted on misdemeanor charges, following a physical altercation Saturday morning.
Delaware State Police have identified the pedestrian who died in a hit-and run crash on Nov. 5, on County Seat Highway, just west of Old Furnace Road, Georgetown, as Jamal L. Woodlin, 49, of Lincoln.
The Delaware State Police this week arrested a 55-year-old Long Neck woman on criminal charges following a physical altercation on Saturday evening.
Millsboro Police Department Sgt. Barry Wheatley was named Officer of the Year for the department and honored for 20 years of service at this year’s Annual Awards Banquet.
The Delaware State Police this week arrested 22-year-old William D. Mansfield of Dagsboro and a 17-year-old Dagsboro teen on attempted burglary and related charges after an incident on the evening of Wednesday, Oct. 28.
A 42-year-old Dagsboro man and 36-year-old Millsboro woman were in jail after being charged with possession of drugs and related offenses on Sunday, Nov. 1, according to Delaware State Police.
Ocean City, Md., police announced on Oct. 27 that they were investigating the death of an unidentified adult male after a Public Works employee located the body in the surf off 14th Street. Public Works crews, who were surveying the beach due to the recent oil spill in Delaware, reported see…
As Halloween 2020 approaches, AAA raised concerns over a dangerous traffic safety trifecta: increased pedestrian activity, drunk driving and drowsy driving — all of which converge this Halloween weekend. The ghostly holiday falls on a Saturday this year, followed a few short hours later by “…
Delaware State Police this week arrested a 26-year-old Millsboro man on weapons and criminal charges following a traffic stop near Frankford on Wednesday, Oct. 21.
Correctional leaders, legislators and treatment professionals gathered this week at Sussex Correctional Institution to unveil redesigned substance-use disorder treatment programs for offenders that will launch across Department of Correction (DOC) facilities this November.
Delaware State Police this week arrested a 48-year-old Millsboro man on felony charges after he allegedly refused to leave a home and threatened responding police with baseball bats.
Delaware State Police this week arrested 42-year-old Iris R. Holland and 47-year-old Jason Kerr, both of Millsboro, on multiple felony theft and related charges after a series of theft incidents in Sussex County.
Correctional leaders this week highlighted the Delaware Department of Correction’s strategy to detect and prevent contraband from entering correctional facilities as they demonstrated modern Millimeter Wave (MMw) technology whole-body imaging scanners that are being deployed system-wide begi…
Delaware State Police this week arrested 42-year-old Franklin D. Conaway of Georgetown on criminal and traffic charges following a pursuit early Monday morning.
Delaware State Police this week arrested 37-year-old Dorian U. Armstrong of Georgetown on assault charges following a physical altercation at a restaurant in Millville where he worked.
Delaware State Police on Thursday, Oct. 15, arrested 41-year-old Vera E. Curtis of Dagsboro on criminal and traffic charges following a traffic accident.
On Saturday, Oct. 24, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Delaware State Police will partner with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to schedule their National Take-Back Initiative (NTBI).
The Delaware State Police this week charged 62-year-old Linwood Shields of Millsboro with Aggravated Menacing and other related charges after he allegedly threatened a female acquaintance with a gun.
Delaware State Police this week arrested 37-year-old Dwayne Wiltbank Jr. of Millsboro, on charges of Reckless Endangering and other related charges following a vehicle pursuit.
With thousands of car enthusiasts coming to the Ocean City, Md., resort community this week, Ocean City will be designated a Special Event Zone beginning Tuesday, Oct. 6, through Sunday, Oct. 11, during the Endless Summer Cruisin’ event.
As part of the Delaware Judiciary’s ongoing reopening efforts, the Delaware Courts announced recently that it would resume issuing bench warrants for individuals who fail to appear for certain proceedings.
The Millville Volunteer Fire Company (MVFC) recently received a $500 donation from County Bank. Located at 35554 Atlantic Avenue, the MVFC has served the Millville community since 1936. Beyond fighting fires and emergency support, the company also provides public information, education and l…
National Thank a Police Officer Day shined a spotlight on the good things that police do for their communities. Events were held across the Delmarva Peninsula on Sept. 19, including at the Dagsboro Police Department.
The Town of Ocean City, Md., is preparing for a pop-up car rally, expected to take place Sept. 22-27, Ocean City officials announced this week. In anticipation of the unauthorized event, Ocean City is urging residents and visitors to exercise caution in Ocean City. The event is expected to b…
The Delaware State Police is joining forces with law enforcement agencies in the U.S. and Canada for “Operation Clear Track” — the single largest rail-safety law-enforcement initiative in North America.
Delaware State Police reported this week that they had arrested 19-year-old Deshawn Godwin of Seaford on felony drug-related charges following a traffic stop on Sept. 16.
Delaware State Police on Sept. 18 issued a traffic advisory for Routes 1 and 113 in Sussex County through Sept. 27, due to an increase in the volume of traffic expected. Motorists can expect to see an increase in police presence in the area, conducting aggressive driving and DUI patrols, they said.
A 72-year-old, Columbia, Md., man died after being pulled out of the ocean at Second Street in Bethany Beach on Sunday, Sept. 13, according to Bethany Beach police.
Delaware State Police on Sept. 10 arrested 19-year-old Guy J. Burton of Millsboro on drug charges following a traffic stop near Georgetown.
Delaware State Police this week were investigating a robbery that occurred at the Dash-In convenience store located at 24851 John J. Williams Highway near Millsboro.
“Thank a Police Officer Day” is a national observance honoring law enforcement on the third Saturday in September. This year marks the fifth year that volunteers will be visiting and thanking agencies across the Delmarva Peninsula, as citizens, businesses and civic organizations come togethe…
Gov. John Carney this week joined state correctional leaders to open the Department of Correction Intelligence Operations Center (IOC). The statewide facility, operated by the Special Operations Group within the Bureau of Prisons, positions the DOC with new resources to identify security thr…
The Bethany Beach Volunteer Fire Company serves a community surrounded by water — the Atlantic Ocean mere blocks to the east of its main firehouse, the Indian River Bay to the west, and canals and creeks in between.
The Delaware Department of Correction (DOC) announced this week that Sussex Correctional Institution (SCI) Capt. Marvella Wise and James T. Vaughn Correctional Center (JTVCC) Staff Lt. Jason Schaffer have been promoted to the rank of major at their respective facilities. Both promotions were…
Delaware State Police this week were investigating a fatal motor vehicle crash that occurred around 8:53 p.m., Monday, Aug. 31, on southbound DuPont Boulevard (Route 113) 0.4 miles south of McCabe Road. On Wednesday morning, DSP announced that the deceased man was 45-year-old Jerome Ayres Jr…
The Delaware State Police are currently conducting a death investigation related to a boating accident that occurred on Thursday afternoon.
The Delaware State Police this week arrested a 32-year-old Millsboro man after a traffic stop led to the discovery of suspected drugs and a handgun.
The Delaware Stat Police this week arrested a 23-year-old Millsboro man after a traffic stop led to the discovery of suspected drugs and a handgun.
The Delaware Department of Correction this week released “Probation and Parole in Delaware: Focus on Success,” a document that highlights Delaware's “modern and dynamic probation system that leverages proven evidence-based practices and strategies to support reentry, improve compliance by pr…