Monthly Archives: December 2015

Statement From Chief Paul Bernat Regarding Thomas Webster 12-19-15

THE CITY OF DOVER FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Cpl. Thomas Webster IV to Return to Dover Police Department on Administrative Leave with Pay Dover Police Chief Paul Bernat announced today that Cpl. Thomas Webster IV will return to the Dover Police … Continue reading

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Man Arrested Twice in Three Hours for Vehicle Break-Ins at Hospital and Dover Police Department

Complaint # 50-15-37725/37751 Incident Date:  December 18th, 2015 Location:  Bayhealth Kent General Hospital and Dover Police Dept. Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: Within three and a half hours, the Dover Police Department arrested the same man for breaking into … Continue reading

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Dover Police Holiday Heroes Helps 33 Children In 2015

The Dover Police Department’s Third Annual Holiday Heroes was an overwhelming success as families left Target with smiles on their faces Wednesday night.  Despite the program being at risk with a decline in private donations, the event became the largest in it’s … Continue reading

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US Marshall’s Fugitive Task Force Arrests Dover Rape Suspect 12-17-15

Complaint # 50-15-35138 Incident Date:  November 25th, 2015 Location:  Undisclosed (to protect victim identity) Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: A fugitive wanted for rape from the Dover Police Department has been apprehended by the United States Marshall’s Fugitive Task … Continue reading

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Arrest Made in Hamlet Shooting 12-17-15

Update:   The Dover Police Department arrested 14-year-old Deontray Watson in the shooting of a 16-year-old boy in the Hamlet housing development on December 10th.  Watson was identified as a suspect as detectives investigated the case over the last six … Continue reading

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Dover Police Department Announces Promotions 12-16-15

The Dover Police Department held its Winter Promotion and Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, December 15th at the historic Schwartz Center in downtown Dover.  In all, 21 officers were promoted.  Each officer that was promoted is shown below with their new … Continue reading

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One Suspect Arrested, Another Sought in Tuesday Night Robbery 12-16-15

Complaint # 50-15-37387 Date/Time:  December 15th, 2015 at 7:28PM Location:  South Little Creek Road at Levy Court Lane Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department is investigating a robbery that occurred on Tuesday evening at approximately 7:28PM. A … Continue reading

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Residential Burglary 12-15-2015

Complaint # 50-15-37139 Date/Time:  December 12th, 2015 between 8:00AM-3:07PM Location:  400 Block of Barrister Place, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department is investigating a residential burglary that occurred on Saturday, December 12th.  Sometime between 8:00AM … Continue reading

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Armed Robbery At Pizza Hut 12-15-2015

Complaint # 50-15-37181 Date/Time:  December 13th, 2015 at 11:26PM Location:  Pizza Hut, 779 N. DuPont Hwy, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department is investigating a Sunday night robbery of a Pizza Hut restaurant.  At … Continue reading

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Megan’s Law Sex Offender Notification 12-15-15

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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