Category Archives: NEWS

Dover Police Mourn the Loss of Two Members 2-26-17

It is with great sadness that the Dover Police Department announces the deaths of two of their members.  Patrolman Robert DaFonte, a two-year-veteran of the Dover Police Department, and Cadet James Watts, a 6-month member of the Special Enforcement Cadet … Continue reading

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Man Arrested for 7th DUI Offense 2-24-17

Incident/Complaint#:  50-17-6194 Date/Time:  Friday, February 24th, 2017 at 3:00AM Location: Traffic Stop in the area of Bay Road and S. Little Creek Road, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department arrested 33-year-old Andron Hughes … Continue reading

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Man Arrested for Sixth DUI Offense 2-21-17

Incident/Complaint#:  50-17-5570 Date/Time:  Saturday, February 18th, 2017 at 5:55PM Location: Parking lot of Club Fitness, 650 Bay Road, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department arrested 54-year-old Rodney Caulk for Driving Under the Influence on … Continue reading

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Air Force Member Tackles Suspect After Witnessing Robbery 2-21-17

Incident/Complaint#:  50-17-5595 Date/Time:  Saturday, February 18th, 2017 at 8:46PM Location: 100 Block of West Loockerman Street, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: A Dover man was arrested for a robbery thanks to a local member of the United … Continue reading

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Three Arrested After Receiving Package of Cocaine by Mail 2-15-17

Incident/Complaint#:  50-17-5091 Date/Time:  Tuesday, February 14th, 2017 Location: 1061 S. Little Creek Road, Dover, DE (Dover East MHP) Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department arrested three men on Tuesday following a drug investigation.  Officers learned … Continue reading

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Man Shot on S. New Street 2-8-2017

Incident/Complaint#:  50-17-4324 Date/Time:  Tuesday, February 7th, 2017 at 6:43PM 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 the shooting of a 42-year-old man that occurred on Tuesday … Continue reading

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Burglary Suspect Arrested, Apprehended by DPD K9 2-6-17

Incident/Complaint#:  50-17-3604 Date/Time:  Wednesday, February 1st, 2017 at 7:01PM Location: Unit Block of S. Governors Avenue, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police K9 Unit apprehended a fleeing burglary suspect on Wednesday evening after he … Continue reading

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Teen Robbed in Parking Lot of Dollar Tree 2-6-17

Incident/Complaint#:  50-17-3979 Date/Time:  Saturday, February 4th, 2017 at 7:42PM Location: Parking lot of Dollar Tree, 261 N. DuPont Highway, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: A 13-year-old male was assaulted during a robbery on Saturday evening in … Continue reading

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Residential Burglary on Vondaway Drive 2-6-16

Incident/Complaint#:  50-17-4090 Date/Time:  Sunday, February 5th, 2017 between 6:00PM-10:41PM Location: Vondaway Drive, 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 Sunday, February 5th, between 6:00PM and 10:41PM. … Continue reading

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Three Arrested During Search Warrants on Drugs and Weapons Charges 1-26-17

Incident/Complaint#:  50-17-2766 Date/Time:  Wednesday, January 25th, 2017 at 1:36PM Location: 300 Block of Fulton Street, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: On Wednesday, January 25th the Dover Police Department, along with several other law enforcement agencies, … Continue reading

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