Monthly Archives: December 2014

Fugitive Arrested by Dover Police K9 12-19-14

Incident #: 50-14-34369   Date: Thursday, December 18th, 2014 at 11:55PM Location:  217 North Kirkwood Street (ELKS Lodge), Dover, DE Narrative: The Dover Police Department arrested a fugitive from New Castle County, late Thursday night.  Officers learned that 31-year-old Steven … Continue reading

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Weekly Shoplifter Arrests 12/11/14-12/18/14

Summary: The Dover Police Department responded to 18 shoplifting calls between Noon on December 11th and Noon on December 18th.  Of those 18 shoplifting complaints, three were unfounded, five are still under investigation, and arrests were made/warrants obtained in 10 … Continue reading

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Man Arrested in Domestic Burglary Case 12-18-14

Incident #: 50-14-34176   Date: Wednesday, December 17th, 2014 at 11:00AM Location:  255 Webbs Lane (Pine Grove Apts), Dover, DE Narrative: A 21-year-old Dover man was arrested yesterday after a domestic related burglary.  At approximately 11:00AM, Dover Police were dispatched … Continue reading

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Dover Police Officer’s Send Local Family to Disney World for Christmas 12-18-14

The men and women of the Dover Police Department are used to giving to their community.  After all, that’s what police officers are supposed to do; protect and serve.  But for the last month, the Dover Police Department has gone … Continue reading

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Megan’s Law Sex Offender Notifications 12-17-14

The following images contain the newest Megan’s Law Sex Offender Notifications for the City of Dover.  If there any questions or concerns, please contact the Dover Police Sex Offender Enforcement Unit. Click on images to enlarge

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Burglary at Happy Fortune Chinese Restaurant 12-17-14

Incident #: 50-14-34178   Date: Wednesday, December 17th, 2014 Location:  Happy Fortune Chinese Restaurant , 1030 Forrest Avenue, Dover, DE Narrative: The Dover Police Department Criminal Investigations Unit is investigating an overnight burglary at the Happy Fortune Chinese Restaurant located … Continue reading

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Dover Police Obtain Warrants for Suspect in August 27th Kirkwood Street Shooting 12-17-14

Update: Dover Police have obtained warrants for Thomas C. Harris (22), of Hartly, for the August 27th shooting of another man.  Dover Police developed Harris as a result of their investigative efforts.  Harris is currently wanted for Assault 2nd Degree, … Continue reading

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CALEA Completes Assessment of Dover Police Department 12-17-14

The Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement (CALEA) wrapped up a six-day review of the Dover Police Department’s Policies and Procedures on Wednesday morning. The purpose of CALEA’s Accreditation Programs is to improve the delivery of public safety services, primarily … Continue reading

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Days Inn Robbed by Man Armed With Knife 12-17-14

Incident #: 50-14-34146   Date: Wednesday, December 17th, 2014 at 6:20AM Location:  Days Inn, 272 North DuPont Highway, Dover, DE Narrative: The Dover Police Department is investigating a hotel robbery that occurred on Wednesday morning at a Days Inn (272 … Continue reading

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Man Robs Convenience Store on Route 8 12-17-14

Incident #: 50-14-34105   Date: Tuesday, December 16th, 2014 at 7:48PM Location:  Valero/Shore Stop, 1358 Forrest Avenue, Dover, DE Narrative: The Dover Police Department is investigating a convenience store robbery that occurred on Tuesday evening at the Valero/Shore Stop on … Continue reading

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