Monthly Archives: August 2016

Traffic Stop Leads to Arrests for Gun and Marijuana Possession 8-17-16

Incident/Complaint#:  50-16-27527 Date/Time:  Tuesday, August 16th, 2016 at 10:56AM Location:   River Road and New Castle Ave, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: A speeding violation led to the arrest of two subjects on a traffic stop … Continue reading

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Dover Motorcycle Officer Struck by Vehicle, Suffers Minor Injuries 8-16-16

Date/Time:  Tuesday, August 16th, 2016 at 2:56PM Location:   West Water Street at S. New Street Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: A Dover Police Motorcycle Officer was injured as a result of an accident on Tuesday afternoon. … Continue reading

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Cab Driver Robbed at Gunpoint 8-16-16

Incident/Complaint#:  50-16-27487 Date/Time:  Tuesday, August 16th, 2016 at 2:20AM Location:   Corner of Mary Street and Bradford Street, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department is investigating the early morning robbery of a taxi … Continue reading

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Back to School Safety from Dover Police Department 8-16-16

Summer is quickly coming to an end and families across Dover are preparing to send their children back to school in the coming weeks.  The Capital School District begins school on Thursday, August 25th and Caesar Rodney begins Monday, August … Continue reading

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Police Investigate Shooting on Bradley Road 8-15-16

Incident/Complaint#:  50-16-27273 Date/Time:  Saturday, August 13, 2016 at 11:35PM Location:   200 Block of Bradley Road, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred on Saturday night.  At approximately … Continue reading

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Dover Police Drug Box Regulations 8-15-16

The Dover Police Department is issuing a reminder to citizens on the proper use of the drug drop box located in the lobby of the police department.  The secured box is available 24 hours a day to citizens for the … Continue reading

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Arrest Made In Robbery that Ended with Exchange of Gunfire 8-11-16

Incident/Complaint#:  50-16-26856 Date/Time:   Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at 2:25PM Location:  Ridgely Street, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department arrested Riley Braswell (18) after attempting to rob two 22-year-old men on Wednesday … Continue reading

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Megan’s Law Sex Offender Notification 8-10-16

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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Two Arrested with 500 Bags of Heroin Following Drug Investigation 8-9-16

Incident/Complaint#:  50-16-26625 Date/Time:  Monday, August 8th, 2016 at 1:56PM Location:   Webbs Lane and S. DuPont Highway, Dover, DE (Traffic Stop) Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Street Crimes Unit and Delaware Probation and Parole arrested … Continue reading

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Dover Police Receive State Farm Good Neighbor Citizenship Grant

The Dover Police Department is the proud recipient of the State Farm Good Neighbor Citizenship Grant.  M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman from the Public Affairs Office, applied for the grant in 2015 with the goal of using the funds to produce videos … Continue reading

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