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Seven Arrested on Drugs and Firearms Charges, Including Four Gang Members 2-22-2018

Date/Time:   Wednesday, February 21st, 2018 Location: Multiple Locations (See narrative for details) Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department arrested seven people, including four gang members, on Wednesday afternoon.  The arrests were made by … Continue reading

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Two Arrested on Drugs and Firearms Charges Following Traffic Stop 2-21-2018

Incident/Complaint#:  50-18-5835 Date/Time:   Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 11:05AM Location: Saulsbury Road and Forrest Avenue, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department has arrested two people on drug and firearms charges following a … Continue reading

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Dover Police Warn of Recent Vehicle Thefts 2-21-2018

The Dover Police Department is issuing a warning to citizens after a recent spike in vehicle thefts, specifically those left running/unsecured while the owners are not present.  The practice of leaving your vehicle running unattended, even in your own driveway, … Continue reading

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Home Invasion on Periwinkle Court 2-21-2018

Incident/Complaint#:  50-18-5914 Date/Time:   Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 1:05AM Location: Unit Block of Periwinkle Court, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: At approximately 1:05AM, officers responded  to the Unit block of Periwinkle Court for a home … Continue reading

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Two Arrested On Drug Charged After Search Warrant 2-20-2018

Incident/Complaint#:  50-18-5791 Date/Time:   Tuesday, February 20th, 2018 at 6:00AM Location: Brandywine Court Apartments, 97 Par Haven Drive, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department arrested two people on drug charges on Tuesday morning … Continue reading

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Man Arrested for Possession of Child Pornography 2-20-2018

Incident/Complaint#:  50-18-5689 Date/Time:   Monday, February 19, 2018 at 11:31AM Location: Metro PCS, 464 N. DuPont Highway, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department arrested 50-year-old Douglas Curry on child pornography charges on Monday, … Continue reading

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Arrest Made in Woodcrest Apartments Home Invasion 2-17-2018

Update:  On Wednesday, February 14th, at approximately 3:30PM, Dover Police detectives were notified that there was also a female victim in the home invasion at Woodcrest Apartments that occurred earlier that morning.  Both male victims failed to disclose to investigating … Continue reading

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Dover Officer Injured While Making Arrest 2-16-2018

Incident/Complaint#:  50-18-5326 Date/Time:   Thursday, February 16, 2018 at 7:28PM Location: WAWA parking lot, 290 S. DuPont Highway, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: A Dover Police officer was injured while handling a loitering complaint on Thursday … Continue reading

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Home Invasion at Woodcrest Apartments 2-14-2018

Incident/Complaint#:  50-18-5117 Date/Time:   Wednesday, February 14th, 2018 between 1:30AM and 3:00AM Location: 900 Block of Woodcrest Drive, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department is investigating an early morning home invasion that occurred … Continue reading

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Arrest Made in December 26th Arson 2-14-2018

Incident/Complaint#:  50-17-42210 Date/Time:   Tuesday, December 26th, at 12:46AM Location: 613 Clara Street, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department with assistance from the City of Dover Fire Marshal’s office has made an arrest … Continue reading

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