Monthly Archives: May 2016

Two Arrested Following Pursuit and Standoff with Police 5-11-16

Date/Time:   Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at 6:17AM Location:  Unit Block of Kathleen Drive, Smyrna, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department arrested James Dobbins (28) on Wednesday morning after a brief standoff in Smyrna. … Continue reading

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Burglary at Crossfit Dover/Kaizen Karate Academy 5-11-16

Incident/Complaint#:  50-16-15017 Date/Time:   Between 10:00PM on 5-10-16 and 5:00AM on 5-11-16 Location:  155L Commerce Way, Dover, DE (Crossfit Dover/Kaizen Karate Academy) Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department is investigating a burglary that occurred at … Continue reading

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Helpful Information for Race Week at Dover Speedway 5-10-16

Once again, NASCAR race week is upon us here in Dover, Delaware. The City of Dover Police Department welcomes fans to the 2016 NASCAR Race Series at the Dover International Speedway from Friday, May 13th through Sunday, May 15th.   The … Continue reading

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Megan’s Law Sex Offender Notification 5-10-16

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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Dover Police Release Monthly Stats for March 2016

In an effort to further increase transparency of the Dover Police Department and provide valuable information to the Dover community, the Dover Police Department will release monthly reports on its website.  The following statistics were gathered from March of 2016.

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Homeowner Shoots Burglary Suspect, Suspect Arrested 5-7-16

Complaint # 50-16-14540 Date/Time:   Saturday, May 7th, 2016 at 2:46AM Location:  900 Block of Janeka Lane, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department arrested a burglary suspect after he was shot by the homeowner … Continue reading

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Dover Police Investigating Shooting 5-7-16

Date/Time:   Thursday, May 5th, 2016 at 3:09AM Location:  800 Block of East Division Street, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department Criminal Investigation Unit is investigating a shots fired case that occurred … Continue reading

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Man and Woman Arrested on Drug Charges 5-7-16

Complaint # 50-16-14440 Date/Time:   Friday, May 6th, 2016 Location:  North Edgehill Avenue/Division Street, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department arrested two people on drug charges following a traffic stop on Friday, May 6th in … Continue reading

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Two Arrested on Drug Charges 5-7-16

Complaint # 50-16-14330 Date/Time:   Thursday, May 5th, 2016 at 1:57PM Location:  Forrest Avenue and Carver Road (Traffic Stop) Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: On Thursday, May 5th, officers from the Dover Police Department Drugs, Vice, and Organized Crime and … Continue reading

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Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Arrest 5-5-16

Complaint # 50-16-14178 Date/Time:   Wednesday, May 4th, 2016 at 9:27PM Location:  East Loockerman Street and Federal Street, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department Street Crimes Unit, aided by Delaware Probation and Parole, arrested Courtney … Continue reading

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