Monthly Archives: March 2019

Arrest Made in Several Commercial Burglaries 3-18-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-7801 Date/Time:   Saturday, March 16th, 2019 at approximately 10:35PM  Location: Rent-A-Center, 27 S. DuPont Highway, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative:  The Dover Police Department arrested Kerry Pinkard (56) on burglary charges after … Continue reading

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Body in Silver Lake Identified as Erick Acevedo-Palencia (Missing Wesley College Student) 3-17-2019

UPDATE: The Dover Police Department has confirmed that the body that was located in Silver Lake on Sunday, March 17th, has been identified as Erick Acevedo-Palencia (21).  Acevedo-Palencia was reported missing after he was last seen leaving a Wesley College … Continue reading

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Dover Police Conducting Death Investigation After Body Found in Silver Lake 3-17-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-7827 Date/Time: Sunday, March 17th, at approximately 9:10AM Location:  Silver Lake, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative:  The Dover Police Department is conducting a death investigation following the discovery of a body in … Continue reading

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Gold Alert Cancelled for Dover Teen 3-17-19

UPDATE: The Gold Alert issued for Tatiana Turner has been cancelled after she was located and brought to a local hospital for further evaluation. Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-7767 Date/Time:   Saturday, March 16th, 2019 at 5:45PM Location: Unit Block of Shinnecock Road, Dover, DE … Continue reading

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Gold Alert Issued for Missing Teen in Dover 3-16-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-7767 Date/Time:   Saturday, March 16th, 2019 at 5:45PM Location: Unit Block of Shinnecock Road, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department has issued a Gold Alert for a missing 14-year-old.  Tatiana … Continue reading

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Burglary at Oreck Vacuum 3-15-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-7442 Date/Time: Thursday, March 14th, between 6:00AM-8:21AM Location:  Oreck Vacuum, 512 N. DuPont Highway, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative:  The Dover Police Department is investigating a commercial burglary that occurred on Thursday … Continue reading

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Traffic Stop for Seat belt Violation Leads to Drug Arrest 3-14-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-7274 Location:  West Division Street and South Bradford Street, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative:  The Dover Police Department arrested Jamaal Curry on drug charges during a traffic stop on Tuesday evening.  At … Continue reading

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Suspect Wanted in Burglary of Pine Street Home 3-14-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-7388 Location:  100 Block of Pine Street, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative:  The Dover Police Department is seeking Henry Fordham (41) in connection with a residential burglary.  The owner of the home … Continue reading

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Dover Police Investigating Vandalism at Lakeside Cemetery 3-14-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-7443 Location:  Lakeside Cemetery, 558 S. State Street, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative:  The Dover Police Department is investigating a vandalism incident that occurred at the Lakeside Cemetery on North State Street … Continue reading

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2018 Dover Police Annual Report Released 3-14-2018

The Dover Police Department has released its 2017 Annual Report.  The report can be viewed/downloaded by using the following link: 2018 Dover Police Department Annual Report

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