Dover Crime

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Recent Crime News

  • Traffic Stop Leads to Gun and Drug Charges

    Thursday | via WBOC-TV Salisbury 

    DOVER, Del. - The Dover Police Department has arrested a man on drug and weapon charges, after he tried to flee from arrest.

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  • Dover Apartment Burglarized While Resident Away For ...

    Monday Oct 20 | via WMDT 

    Police in Dover are investigating the theft of firearms and electronics from an apartment, while the inhabitant was gone for the weekend. Dover Police say the victim left his apartment in the 150 building of Clearfield Apartments on Friday, and when he returned on Sunday, found that his back door was open.

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  • Man Wounded in Shootout at Del. American Legion

    Monday Oct 20 | via WBOC-TV Salisbury 

    DOVER , Del.- Dover police say a 26-year-old man was injured during a shootout that occurred over the weekend at the American Legion on Bay Road. Police said the shootout occurred at around 1 a.m. Sunday as a party was going on inside the American Legion, which had been rented out by a group unaffiliated with the veterans' organization.

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  • Dover Police Warn of Multiple Recent Scams

    Thursday Oct 9 | via WBOC-TV Salisbury 

    DOVER , Del.- The Dover Police Department is issuing a warning about recent phone scams that several citizens have reported. Often times, these calls are from overseas, primarily Africa, despite the caller using a local or United States phone number.

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  • Smyrna Man Accused Of Raping Teenager In Dover

    Tuesday Oct 7 | via WMDT 

    The husband of a Dover karate instructor has been arrested, on charges accusing him of having an sexual relationship with a teenager. Dover Police say on Monday, they arrested 33-year-old Harold Philhower, of Smyrna, after receiving a tip that he was involved in a sexual relationship with a 14-year-old girl.

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  • Plea Deal Reached For Salisbury Man Who Rammed Polic...

    Monday Oct 6 | via WMDT 

    The man accused of ramming a Maryland State Police cruiser entered into a plea deal in court Monday morning. Edwin Lamont Fletcher, 32, was in court facing drug charges and expected later this week on attempted murder and other charges.

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  • Judge rejects Trump Entertainment pension motion

    Friday Oct 3 | via WTHR-TV Indianapolis 

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  • One Arrested In Dover Robbery, Three More Sought

    Friday Oct 3 | via WMDT 

    A Dover man who was wanted in connection to a September robbery, has turned himself in. Dover Police say on Wednesday evening, 21-year-old Rondress Campbell turned himself in.

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  • Friday, October 10

    Thursday Oct 2 | via The New Zealand Herald 

    1911 - Revolutionaries in Wuhan begin a revolt that spreads through southern China and leads to the overthrow of the 2,000-year-old Manchu dynasty. 1957 - U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower apologizes to Komla Agbeli Gbdemah, the finance minister of Ghana, after the official is refused service in a Dover, Delaware, restaurant.

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  • Cal U. football player, second student charged in di...

    Thursday Oct 2 | via O-R Online 

    Two California University of Pennsylvania students, one of whom is a member of the football team, are in Washington County Jail on charges including riot after a disturbance early this morning outside a California Borough bar.

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  • Dover Police Search for Burglary Suspect

    Thursday Oct 2 | via WBOC-TV Salisbury 

    DOVER , Del.- The Dover Police Department is investigating an overnight burglary at the leasing office of Woodmill Apartments on Farmview Drive in Dover. Police said that sometime between 8 p.m. Tuesday and 8 a.m. Wednesday, a suspect entered the office through an unlocked restroom door and created a hole in the wall to crawl into the office.

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  • Dover Police Search for Burlary Suspect

    Wednesday Oct 1 | via WBOC-TV Salisbury 

    DOVER , Del.- The Dover Police Department is investigating an overnight burglary at the leasing office of Woodmill Apartments on Farmview Drive in Dover. Police say some time between 8 p.m. Tuesday and 8 a.m. Wednesday a suspect entered the office through an unlocked restroom door and created a hole in the wall to crawl into the office.

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  • Two Suspects Sought In Connection To Four Dover Burg...

    Tuesday Sep 30 | via WMDT 

    Police in Dover are searching for two suspects, who have apparently been connected to a string of burglaries in the area. Dover Police say on Thursday morning around 2:35 AM, Officers responded to the Elite Liquors on Garton Road, where an alarm had been activated, but while driving to that call, they got another report for an alarm activation, at Paradise Tans, which is directly across the street from Elite Liquors.

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  • Information Sought On Four Robbery Suspects In Dover

    Tuesday Sep 30 | via WMDT 

    After looking for information, concerning a reported robbed by four men, while a man attempted to visit a friend. Police believe to have a suspect.

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  • Dover Man Wanted for Robbery

    Tuesday Sep 30 | via WBOC-TV Salisbury 

    DOVER , Del.- An arrest warrant has been issued for a 28-year-old Dover man wanted for allegedly robbing and assaulting a woman early Tuesday morning. Dover police said that at around 3 a.m. Donald Coffman agreed to meet his ex-girlfriend in the Persimmon Park Place neighborhood so he could borrow a small sum of money.

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  • Trial of Detroit cop who killed girl resuming

    Monday Sep 29 | via Monterey County Herald 

    The trial of a Detroit police officer who killed a girl during a raid is resuming, likely with more testimony from the victim's grandmother. Jurors were sent home last Wednesday after Mertilla Jones yelled and sobbed as she described the shooting of 7-year-old Aiyana Stanley-Jones.

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  • Eureka K9 unit apprehends athletic suspected burglar

    Sunday Sep 28 | via Times-Standard 

    A Eureka teen had no trouble eluding Eureka Police officers. But he was no match for "Vex", the department's K9.

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  • Man dies crossing street to Del. funeral home

    Sunday Sep 28 | via KFVS12 

    Flight cancellations are still plaguing Chicago's international airports, two days after an act of sabotage at a regional control center brought operations to a halt. Flight cancellations are still plaguing Chicago's international airports, two days after an act of sabotage at a regional control center brought operations to a halt.

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Dover Law

I went to the first offenders program 2 times and never completed it. I was wondering if there is anyway since it has been so many years ago if there are any easier ways because I need my license with three kids & not enough money to do the program without a way to get to work to get my license back. Please help I dont drink at all this was actually before I turned 21 and before I had any children and my oldest is almost 13 now.
If you never completed the program, chances are that there is a capias out for you for a violation of your probation (...
She was hit on the back left side of her car (drunk had gotten into a turn lane, then decided she didn't want to turn, so tried pulling back into traffic) which caused my wife to careen out of control and into oncoming traffic. Thankfully, the accident wasn't as bad as it could have been, but the car is totalled. The driver and passenger were both legally drunk, driver arrested and taken away. The car is in the tow yard now, and both it and driver are from out of state. Not sure what insurance will cover, but another car hit my wife's when she crossed into oncoming traffic, so we are without a car and may have to pay damages to that driver and for a fence that was damaged. My wife was cited for inattentive driving, but I got photos today of both her car and the drunk's car, as well as the
As well as the...what? You did not finish your thought. Was your wife cited for inattentive driving in this same...
My concern is now the DUI will be on her GA license forever as they never takes it off and on any future state she will reside in. If GA is not part of the driver compact will Delaware ever know she got the DUI in GA. I know she has to do the penalty's and pay the fines imposed by GA but I have concerns about her getting a GA license.
I don't know Georgia law or why she is being advised to change her license. It may be because the terms of a first...
How can I file charges with DA, judge, state troopers, ANYONE to get this killer off road?
The only thing you can do is call the police when you see them drink and drive. However make sure that you see them...
I am licensed RN, but my criminal convictions will show up on renewal; what legal issues do I face, given proximity of two duis?
Your record may indicate a need for substance abuse treatment. You may want tot be proactive and seek treatment in the...
Also, if the accident occured in Pennsylvania (and I am not from there) does my lawyer have to be licensed there?
Yes, you have a case. You should get a lawyer in PA because if you need to file the case, you will have to have a...
i was convicted of twp duis in the same morning in the state of maryland about a year and a half ago. couple days ago i received another one in the state of delaware in which i live. does this mean that when i go to court in delaware that it is my 3rd offense and what are the penalties i am looking at?
yep....this would be your 3rd lifetime offense.....you will need an experienced criminal defense attorney to start...