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.
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 Bethany Beach Police Department will be hosting two bicycle safety checkpoints in the coming weeks, on Tuesday, July 20, and on Thursday, Aug. 5.
The Delaware State Police this week were investigating a serious collision involving a scooter that occurred on Thursday afternoon, July 15, near Fenwick Island, critically injuring a 70-year-old Selbyville-area man.
The day after Deborah Botchie was named Delaware State Troop 4’s Honorary Commander for 2021, she started getting calls from state troopers that started with “Good morning, ma’am!”
Delaware State Police mid-week were investigating a collision between a vehicle and two juveniles on bicycles that occurred Tuesday night in Dewey Beach.
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.
Delaware State Police have arrested a 51-year-old Millsboro-area man on felony charges after an altercation on a beach in the Pot-Nets Seaside community on Sunday.
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…
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 inside town limits.
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 …
Delaware Attorney General Kathy Jennings announced Tuesday that the Delaware Department of Justice has secured the indictment of Randon Wilkerson in connection with the murder of Cpl. Keith Heacook of the Delmar Police Department.
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.
The Delaware State Police on Wednesday were investigating a shooting incident at a residence early Wednesday morning in the Orchard Manor community near Millsboro.
Delaware State Police this week arrested a Selbyville-area woman on charges that she had impersonated a police officer, and other charges.
Delaware State Police arrested Keion Sturgis, 30, of Dagsboro and a 29-year-old Frankford woman on drug charges following a traffic stop on Monday, June 7.
The 35th Annual Statewide Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics involving more than 500 law enforcement officers will be held on Thursday, June 10.
Delaware State Police this week arrested a Maryland man for felony assault after the man allegedly hit a stranger with his vehicle while in a grocery-store parking lot.
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.
Delaware State Police on Saturday, May 29, were investigating a vehicle collision near Dagsboro that killed a 62-year-old Lebanon, Pa., man.
Two 18-year-old men were arrested by the Ocean City (Md.) Police Department on Friday, May 28, for allegedly stabbing four people during a house party on 130th Street in Ocean City overnight.
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.
The Delaware Office of the State Fire Marshal is investigating a building fire that heavily damaged a structure in the Bethany Meadows community on May 19.
The Delaware State Police this week were investigating a shooting that took place May 18 in Frankford that left a 33-year-old Lincoln man dead.
The Delaware State Police around 5 p.m. on Tuesday, May 18, notified the public of an increased police presence just outside Frankford town limits, due to a shooting incident.
Two fires last week near Millsboro were both intentionally set and were accompanied by other criminal mischief, with one of the fires being the third in the same location in two months, the Delaware Office of the State Fire Marshal reported this week.
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.
Delaware State Police arrested a 21-year-old Ellendale man on assault charges on Monday after an incident near Millsboro in which he allegedly sprayed a teenage female acquaintance with pepper spray during an argument.
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.
On April 21, the Millville Volunteer Fire Company membership voted to approve an addition and renovation to the existing MFVC Fire Station #1, located at 35554 Atlantic Avenue in Millville, representatives announced this week.
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 …
In coordination with the Delmar Police Department, the Delaware Fraternal Order of Police has set up an account at DSPFCU to take donations for the late Delmar Police Department Cpl. Keith Heacook, DFOP officials announced this week. Heacook was reportedly assaulted while responding to a pol…
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.
Delaware State Police arrested 29-year-old Garrett Allbritton of Selbyville and a 61-year-old man, also of Selbyville, on drug charges on Wednesday, April 14, following a traffic stop.
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.
The Selbyville Volunteer Fire Company was already on-scene for a vehicle collision when one of their own first-responders was struck and died in second collision with a SVFC vehicle.
Delaware State Police arrested Eduardo Rodriguez-Perez, 26, of Seaford, on multiple criminal and traffic charges following an incident in Dagsboro early Saturday morning.
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…