Category Archives: NEWS

Suspect Arrested in Liberty Court Arson Case 6-30-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-16191 Date/Time:  Monday, June 29th, 2020 at 6:29AM Location:  Liberty Court Apartments, 1289 Walker Road, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   Sergeant Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative:  The Dover Police Department arrested Benjamin Glanden (35) of Dover, for … Continue reading

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Dover Police Investigating S. New Street Shooting Incident 6-29-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-16174 Date/Time:  Monday, June 29th, 2020 at 12:43AM Location:  100 Block of S. New Street, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   Sergeant Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative:  The Dover Police Department is conducting an investigation into a shooting … Continue reading

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Dover Children’s Village Burglary 6-22-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-15496 Date/Time:  Saturday, June 20th, 2020 between 4:39PM-4:46PM Location:  Dover Children’s Village, 1289 McKee Road, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative:  The Dover Police Department is conducting an investigation into a burglary at a … Continue reading

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Dover Police Department Uniform Change 6-22-2020

Over the next few weeks, City of Dover residents may notice a change in the daily uniforms worn by our officers. The change in duty uniforms for our agency became a need after the Dover Police uniform supplier closed their … Continue reading

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UPDATE: Police Identify Remains Found in Shed on June 7th

UPDATE: The Dover Police Department has identified the identity of a woman who was found deceased in a shed on June 7th, 2020.  The woman was positively identified as Kathy Noble (59), originally from the Florida/Georgia area.  Next of kin … Continue reading

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Man Shot At on S. New Street 6-20-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-15432 Date/Time:  Friday, June 19, 2020 at 10:34PM Location:  S. New Street at Reed Street, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative:  The Dover Police Department is investigating a shooting incident that occurred in the … Continue reading

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Home Struck by Gunfire on North New Street 6-19-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-15356 Date/Time:  Friday, June 19th, 2020 at 2:20AM Location:  200 Block of North New Street, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative:  The Dover Police Department is investigating a shooting incident that occurred in the … Continue reading

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Suspect Arrested in Four Burglary Incidents 6-19-20

Incident Number: 50-20-15130 Date/Time:  Tuesday, June 16th, 2020 Location:  Betsy Ross, 1294 Forrest Avenue, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative:  The Dover Police Department arrested a 17-year-old male suspect from Dover, after a burglary at Betsy … Continue reading

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Dover Police Announcement June 18, 2020

At 1:30PM on June 18th, Chief Thomas A. Johnson, Jr. held a press conference to announce a series of actions and initiatives to increase the accountability of the Dover Police Department to our residents and visitors.  Below is the press … Continue reading

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Dover Man Charged with Drug and Firearms Offenses After Fleeing from Officers 6-16-20

Incident Number: 50-20-15096 Date/Time:  Monday, June 15th, 2020 at 2:39PM Location:  In the area of 1131 N. DuPont Highway, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative:  The Dover Police Department arrested Alfred Terry (37) on firearms and … Continue reading

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