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Thursday, December 5, 2019

Trending: Joint police effort nets 41 arrests in Claymont-north Wilmington area

A multi-agency operation conducted last week at targeted locations in the north Wilmington and Claymont area has resulted in the arrests of 41 on criminal charges. Delaware State Police reported what was described as a...

Trending: New Mexico man gets 27-month sentence for ‘swatting’ threats to Walmart,...

 A New Mexico man was sentenced to two years and three months for "swatting" threats to a school and a Walmart in Georgetown. Stephen S. Landes, 29, of Roswell pled guilty in August to one...

2 men arrested in connection with thefts from Georgetown parking meters

Georgetown Police have arrested two men during the early morning hours after they were observed damaging and removing money from town parking meters. On Monday at about 1:53 a.m., Georgetown Police were patrolling the area...

Rapper with Delaware address faces federal witness tampering charges

United States Attorney William M. McSwain announced that Charles Salley, a/k/a “Dark Lo,” a/k/a “Ron Harvey,” 37, of Clayton, DE, was indicted on charges of   witness tampering. The Indictment alleges that on November 6,...

Delaware cracks the top 20 in rate of package theft from buildings

Delaware has the 19th highest rate of package theft. The report from Security.org was based on FBI reports on larceny thefts from buildings.  Not all thefts are from porch pirates. However, the website stated it...

Customs seizes undervalued vehicle destined for Nigeria

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Port of Wilmington, seized a 2016 Land Rover Range Rover Monday that was destined to Lagos, Nigeria. The vehicle was flagged for being grossly undervalued. Officers initially...

Photographer Fleming indicted on federal tax charges

Well-known Delaware photographer Bruce Kevin Fleming has been indicted on federal tax charges. The indictment includes five counts of tax evasion, regarding the tax years 2012 through 2016.  Fleming allegedly operated Kevin Fleming, Inc., and...

Trending: Massage parlor-brothel operator convicted in first of its kind racketeering case

The operator of several massage parlors in  Delaware  was found liable of three violations of the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations (R.I.C.O.) statute. The state alleged that Da Zhong Wang, 55, formerly of Smyrna, profited...

Man from Bear charged with embezzling $42,000 from Wilmington business

A Wilmington Police investigation has resulted in the arrest of a 46-year-old man in connection with an embezzlement case that dates back to January.   On August 18, police were called to a business in the...

Employee charged with altering credit card transactions at Rehoboth business

Michael J. Maricle, 48 of Lewes  was arrested  earlier this month on multiple counts of falsifying business records at his place of employment on North First Street in Rehoboth Beach.  Officers were called to the...