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UPDATE: (Additional Arrests Made) Dover Police Make Arrests/Recover Stolen Vehicles from Milford Thefts 8-16-2019

UPDATE: The Dover Police Department arrested four suspects in connection with the second vehicle pursuit of a stolen vehicle that occurred on August 13th at approximately 8:30PM.  All suspects were arrested without incident and charged as follows: Samuel Horton (19) … Continue reading

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Burglary at Delaware Auto Body 8-15-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-25845 Date/Time:  Thursday, August 15th, 2019 at 12:32AM Location: Delaware Auto Body, 1011 Bay Road, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative:  The Dover Police Department is investigating a burglary that occurred at Delaware Auto Body … Continue reading

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Residential Burglary on Janes Road 8-14-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-25666 Date/Time:  Tuesday, August 13th, 2019 between 6:15AM-4:40PM Location: 1200 Block of Janes Road, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative:  The Dover Police Department is investigating a residential burglary that occurred on August 13th.  Sometime … Continue reading

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Dover Police Make Arrests/Recover Stolen Vehicles from Milford Thefts 8-14-2019

The Dover Police Department worked with officers from the Milford Police Department after it was learned that several vehicles (including police package Dodge Chargers) were stolen from a Milford dealership.   See Original Story from Milford PD: MILFORD POLICE INVESTIGATE BURGLARY … Continue reading

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Lowe’s Partners with P.A.L. to Restore Central Middle School’s Outdoor Classroom 8-13-2019

The Dover Police Department Police Athletic League (P.A.L.) and Lowe’s Store #2537 (Camden, DE) will be combining their efforts to benefit the Capital School District’s Central Middle School by completing a restoration of their outdoor classroom. Members of P.A.L., Lowe’s … Continue reading

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Delaware Auto Body Burglary 8-12-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-25464 Date/Time:  See Narrative Location: Delaware Auto Body, 1011 Bay Road, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative:  The Dover Police Department is investigating a burglary that occurred at Delaware Auto Body on Bay Road.  The … Continue reading

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Arrest Made in August 8th Stabbing 8-12-2019

Update:  The Dover Police Department arrested Benny Fonseca on August 9th, 2019.  Officers observed Fonseca in the area of North Governors Avenue and Mary Street and took him into custody without incident.  Fonseca was committed to SCI in default of … Continue reading

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Third Suspect Arrested in July 4th Shooting at Cannon Mills Apartments 8-12-2019

UPDATE: The Dover Police Department is announcing the arrest of the third suspect involved in the July 4th shooting that occurred at Cannon Mills apartments.  Romeo Downs (17) was arrested in Bloomington, Indiana by the US Marshals Fugitive Task Force … Continue reading

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Dover Police Investigating Robbery at Dover East Estates 8-11-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-2537325 Date/Time:  Saturday, August 10th, 2019 at 6:39PM Location: Dover East Estates, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative:  The Dover Police Department is investigating a robbery that occurred on Saturday evening.  At approximately 6:39PM, a … Continue reading

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South New Street Shooting 8-11-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-25373 Date/Time:  Sunday, August 11th, 2019 at 2:45AM Location: Unit Block of S. New Street, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative:  The Dover Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred early Sunday morning that … Continue reading

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