Monthly Archives: December 2016

Two Shot in Capital Green Neighborhood 12-24-16

Incident/Complaint#:  50-16-42939 Date/Time:  Friday, December 23rd, 2016 at 7:40PM Location: Alley between Sussex Avenue and Collins Drive in Capital Green Development Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department is investigating a shooting that left two brothers wounded … Continue reading

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Dover Police Investigating Shooting Death 12-23-16

Incident/Complaint#:  50-16-42841 Date/Time:  Thursday, December 22nd, 2016 at approximately 10:46PM Location: Alley connecting Mitscher Road and Spruance Road, just north of East Division Street, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: At approximately 10:46PM, the Dover Police Department … Continue reading

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Woman Charged After Cutting Man with Broken Bottle 12-22-16

Incident/Complaint#:  50-16-42704 Date/Time:  Wednesday, December 21st, 2016 at 3:44PM Location: West Reed Street and South New Street Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department has arrested Stephanie Jones (46), in connection with an assault that occurred … Continue reading

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UPDATE: Credit Card/Identity Theft Case

UPDATE: Jonathan Williams turned himself in to the Dover Police Department on Thursday morning.  Bond information is not available at this time.  The previous release stated that Williams was an employee of Sears and Best Buy.  New information shows that … Continue reading

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Pizza Delivery Employee Robbed at Gunpoint 12-22-16

Incident/Complaint#:  50-16-42729 Date/Time:  Wednesday, December 21st, 2016 at 8:50PM Location: 100 Block of Holmes Street, Dover, DE 19901 Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department is investigating the armed robbery of a pizza delivery employee that … Continue reading

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Three Arrested in Credit Card/Identity Theft Operation 12-21-2016

Incident/Complaint#:  50-16-42457 Date/Time:  Monday, December 19th, 2016 Location: 465 Country Drive, Dover, DE (Country Village Apartments) Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department is urging the public to check their credit card/bank statements and monitor their credit … Continue reading

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Chief Paul M. Bernat to Retire from the Dover Police Department 12-21-16

Chief Paul M. Bernat has announced his retirement from the City of Dover Police Department, effective January 17th, 2017.  Mayor Christiansen will appoint an “Acting Chief of Police” for the City of Dover on January 10, 2017. The City of … Continue reading

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Armed Robbery at 7-11 12-16-16

Incident/Complaint#:  50-16-42139 Date/Time:  Friday, December 16th, 2016 at 1:49AM Location: 7-11, 1019 Walker Road, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that occurred early Friday morning at the 7-11 … Continue reading

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Dover Police Announce Two Recruitment Events in January

College Expo The Dover Police Department will host its first annual College Expo for local college students and criminal justice related students interested in a law enforcement career with the Dover Police Department.  The event will take place on Saturday, … Continue reading

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Residential Burglary on Greenhill Avenue 12-15-16

Incident/Complaint#:  50-16-41868 Date/Time:  Tuesday, December 13th, 2016 between 7:20PM and 11:20PM Location: Unit Block of Greenhill Avenue, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department is investigating a residential burglary on Greenhill Avenue that occurred … Continue reading

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