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Counselor Arrested for Having Sexual Relations with 16-Year-Old Patient 8-24-15

Complaint # 50-15-24033

Date/Time: June 1st-August 15th, 2015

Location:  Various locations in and surrounding the Dover area.

Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer


The Dover Police Department has charged a 30-year-old drug and alcohol counselor with twelve counts of 4th Degree Rape, 12 counts of Sexual Abuse of a Child by Person of Trust, two counts of providing alcohol to a minor, and continuous sexual abuse of a child.  An investigation revealed that Rebecca Adams, who was working for Crossroads of Delaware at the time of the incidents, was having ongoing sexual relations with a 16-year-old male patient during a three month period from June 1st-August 15th of 2015.  The incidents occurred in multiple locations inside and outside of the Dover area during that time span. Crossroads of Delaware has been cooperative with the investigation by the Dover Police Department.  Adams was committed to Baylor Women’s Correctional Center in default of $29,200 secured bond.

Rebecca Adams Age: 30 Address: Unit Block of Greenway Square, Dover, DE