Monthly Archives: December 2015

Dover Police Holiday Heroes Will Benefit 24 Children Thanks to Donors

The Dover Police Department’s Third Annual Holiday Heroes event is set to happen on Wednesday, December 16th from 6-8pm.  The program was at risk with a decline in private donations, but thanks to several businesses and organizations this will be … Continue reading

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16-Year-Old Shot on Village Drive on Thursday Afternoon 12-11-15

Complaint # 50-15-36788 Date/Time:  12-10-15 at 4:08PM Location:  Village Drive (The Hamlet), Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department is investigating an afternoon shooting that took place in The Hamlet development, on Village Drive. At … Continue reading

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Dover Police Issues Alert Following Thefts Involving Internet Sales Meets

The Dover Police Department is issuing a safety alert to its citizens following a series of thefts that occurred as a result of internet sales meetings.  Currently, the department is investigating at least three reports where victims have met prospective … Continue reading

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Traffic Stop Leads to Gun Arrest, Seizure of Two Handguns 12-5-15

Complaint # 50-15-36203 Date/Time:  12-5-15 at 4:44PM Location:  S. Bay Road at Lafferty Lane Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department arrested a man with two loaded handguns during a traffic stop on Saturday afternoon.  While on patrol … Continue reading

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Two Arrested for Marijuana and Gun Possession After Nearly Hitting Police Vehicle 12-5-15

Complaint # 50-15-36013 Date/Time:  12-3-15 at 8:02PM Location:  Mary Street at North West Street Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: A Dover man and Smyrna woman were arrested on drug and firearm charges after nearly hitting a police vehicle on … Continue reading

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Wilmington Subject Wanted for Domestic Related Burglary and Strangulation 12-5-15

Complaint # 50-15-36131 Date/Time:  12-4-15 at 4:48PM Location:  400 Block of River Road, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department is seeking 25-year-old Robert Moss, of Wilmington in reference to a domestic related incident that … Continue reading

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Dover Man Arrested with Loaded Handgun 12-3-15

Complaint # 50-15-35899 Date/Time:  12-2-15 at 10:30PM Location:  Unit Block of S. New Street, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department Safe Streets Unit with Probation and Parole arrested 21-year-old Jalen Soto with a firearm … Continue reading

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Man Charged with Robbery at Macy’s 12-3-15

Complaint # 50-15-35888 Date/Time:  Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015 at 8:10PM Location:  Macy’s, Dover Mall-1365 N. DuPont Highway, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department arrested Jarvis Isabell (37) for robbery after assaulting a Macy’s employee … Continue reading

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Man Arrested for Residential Burglary 12-3-15

Complaint # 50-15-35911 Date/Time:  Thursday, December 3rd, 2015 at 1:00AM Location:  300 Block of Pine Valley Road, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department arrested 28-year-old Michael Spencer after breaking into a home early Thursday … Continue reading

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Megan’s Law Sex Offender Notification 12-2-15

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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