Category Archives: NEWS

Philadelphia Man Arrested on Drug and Firearms Charges 3-5-2021

Date:  Thursday, March 4th, 2021 Location: Dover Inn, 428 N. DuPont Highway, Dover, DE Contact:   Dover Police Department Public Information Office Sergeant Mark Hoffman   Email: Mark.Hoffman@cj.state.de.us Narrative:  The Dover Police Department arrested a 36-year-old man from Philadelphia during a search warrant … Continue reading

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Dover Police Chief’s Advisory Committee and Dover P.A.L. Partner for Youth Video Contest

The Dover Police Department Police Chief’s Advisory Committee and Dover Police Athletic League (P.A.L.) is pleased to announce the U.N.I.T.Y. (Uniting Neighbors Initiative Through Youth) video contest to engage young Dover residents in crime prevention messaging.  The Police Chief’s Advisory … Continue reading

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Suspect Wanted for February 12th Church Burglary 3-2-2021

UPDATE: The Dover Police Department has identified 22-year-old Jhaki Cannon as the suspect responsible for the February 13th burglary at Whatcoat United Methodist Church.  Cannon is currently wanted for Burglary 3rd Degree and Criminal Mischief.  If you have any information on … Continue reading

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Four Shot in IHOP Parking Lot, Two Men Arrested on Gun Charges 2-28-2021

Incident Number: 50-21-5548 Date/Time:  Sunday, February 28th, 2021 Location: Parking lot of IHOP on South Little Creek Road, Dover, DE Contact:   Dover Police Department Public Information Office Sergeant Mark Hoffman   Email: Mark.Hoffman@cj.state.de.us Narrative:  The Dover Police Department is investigating an early … Continue reading

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Shooting in Parking Lot of IHOP Restaurant 2-28-2021

Date/Time:  Sunday, February 28th, 2021 Location: Parking lot of IHOP on South Little Creek Road, Dover, DE Contact:   Dover Police Department Public Information Office Sergeant Mark Hoffman   Email: Mark.Hoffman@cj.state.de.us Narrative:  The Dover Police Department is investigating an early morning shooting incident that … Continue reading

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Father and Son Arrested on Drug and Firearms Charges 2-25-2021

Date/Time:  Wednesday, February 24, 2021 at 3:14 p.m. Location: See Narrative Contact:   Dover Police Department Public Information Office Sergeant Mark Hoffman   Email: Mark.Hoffman@cj.state.de.us Narrative:  The Dover Police Department arrested a father and son on drug charges following an investigation into drug sales … Continue reading

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Residential Burglary on Mockingbird Avenue 2-24-2021

Incident Number: 50-21-5104 Date/Time:  Tuesday, February 23rd, 2021 between 9:00 p.m.-11:59 p.m. Location: 300 Block of Mockingbird Avenue, Dover, DE Contact:   Dover Police Department Public Information Office Sergeant Mark Hoffman   Email: Mark.Hoffman@cj.state.de.us Narrative:  The Dover Police Department is investigating a burglary of a … Continue reading

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Suspect in Domestic Incident Arrested After Approaching Officers with Firearm 2-24-2021

Incident Number: 50-21-5090 Date/Time:  Tuesday, February 23rd, 2021 at 8:39 p.m. Location: 100 Block of Mifflin Road, Dover, DE Contact:   Dover Police Department Public Information Office Sergeant Mark Hoffman   Email: Mark.Hoffman@cj.state.de.us Narrative: The Dover Police Department arrested a 20-year-old Dover man after approaching … Continue reading

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Dover Woman Arrested for 5th Offense DUI 2-19-2021

Incident Number: 50-21-4631 Date/Time:  Thursday, February 18, 2021 at 4:24 p.m. Location: Area of S. State Street and S. DuPont Highway (Carol’s Corner), Dover, DE Contact:   Dover Police Department Public Information Office Sergeant Mark Hoffman   Email: Mark.Hoffman@cj.state.de.us Narrative:  The Dover Police Department … Continue reading

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Dover Police Seeking Suspect in Vehicle Theft 2-18-2021

Incident Number: 50-21-4020 Date/Time:  Thursday, February 18, 2021 at 6:57 a.m. Location: Parking Lot of Dover Downs Casino/Hotel 1131 N. DuPont Hwy., Dover, DE Contact:   Dover Police Department Public Information Office Sergeant Mark Hoffman   Email: Mark.Hoffman@cj.state.de.us Narrative:  The Dover Police Department is … Continue reading

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