Category Archives: NEWS

Subject Arrested for DUI and Drug Offenses After Passing Out Behinds the Wheel 1-21-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-2421 Date/Time:  Monday, January 20th, 2020 at 6:11PM Location:  West North Street at South Queen Street, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: At approximately 6:11PM on Monday, January 20th, officers responded to the area of … Continue reading

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Parking Violation Leads to Drug Arrest 1-21-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-2302 Date/Time:  Sunday, January 19th, 2020 at 1:24PM Location:  Northdown Drive and Charring Cross Drive, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department arrested 28-year-old Deon Townsend on drug charges as a result … Continue reading

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Man Robs Elderly Woman of Her Purse in Dover East Mobile Home Park 1-21-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-2377 Date/Time:  Monday, January 20, 2020 at 6:32AM Location:  Dover East MHP, 1061 S. Little Creek Road, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department is investigating a purse snatching (robbery) that … Continue reading

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Dover Man Arrested for Stealing Motorcycle 1-21-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-2392 Date/Time:  Monday, January 20, 2020 at 12:51AM Location:  Hampton Inn, 1568 N. DuPont Highway, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: On Monday, January 20th, at 12:51AM, officers reported to the Hampton Inn, located … Continue reading

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Arrest Made in West North Street Home Invasion 1-21-2020

UPDATE: The Dover Police Department and U.S. Marshals First State Fugitive Task Force arrested Syrian Grant (14) in connection with the January 12th Home Invasion on West North Street.  Grant was developed as a suspect in the investigation and taken … Continue reading

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Arrest Made After Car Shot on Farmview Drive 1-17-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-2003 Date/Time:  Friday, January 17th, 2020 at 2:13AM Location:  1200 Block of N. Farmview Drive, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department arrested a 22-year-old Dover man on firearms charges after he … Continue reading

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Traffic Stop Leads to Firearms and Drug Arrests 1-17-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-1981 Date/Time:  Thursday, January 16th, 2020 at 8:39PM Location:  Persimmon Tree Apartments, 500 Persimmon Tree Lane, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department arrested two on firearms and marijuana charges during … Continue reading

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Two Arrested on Drug and Firearms Charges in Persimmon Tree Apartments 1-15-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-16394 Date/Time:  Tuesday, January 14th, 2020 at 2:28PM Location:  Persimmon Tree Apartments, 500 Persimmon Tree Lane, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department and Delaware Probation and Parole arrested two people … Continue reading

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Harrington Man Arrested on Gun and Drug Charges After Fleeing Police 1-14-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-1631 Date/Time:  Tuesday, January 14th, 2020 at 1:56AM Location:  1000 Block of S. State Street, Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative: The Dover Police Department arrested a 44-year-old from Harrington on drug and firearm … Continue reading

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Man Shot in Home on West North Street 1-13-2020

Incident Number: 50-20-1328 Date/Time:  Sunday, January 12th, 2020 at approximately 2:29AM Location:  900 Block of West North Street,  Dover, DE Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer Narrative:  Dover Police are investigating a shooting that occurred in the early morning … Continue reading

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