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Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Hate crimes surge in Delaware, FBI figures indicate

Delaware was not exempt from the growing wave of hate crimes. The Anti-Defamation League (ADL)   said more must be done to counter rising hate after newly released FBI data showed hate crimes rose across the region...

Lewes woman gets 2 years for embezzling money from Beebe hospital

A 49-year-old Lewes woman has been sentenced to prison for embezzling money from her employer.  From February 2017 to May 2017, Hope Abram, the revenue director at Beebe Healthcare  in Lewes, requested refund checks for...

PA, NJ suspects arrested after string of break-ins in Milford and coastal areas

Delaware State Police have arrested two suspects in connection with multiple burglaries of businesses and residences in Milford and Coastal Sussex County. The investigations began on November 5 when troopers received multiple burglary reports.  The first...
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Update: ATF at scene of fire that destroyed Townsend’s Willey Farms

A five-alarm fire early Monday morning destroyed a Townsend market and garden center.  The state Fire Marshal's Office remained mum on the possible cause of the blaze but disclosed that the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco,...

Top trending: Contractor sentenced for felony home improvement fraud

A contractor who took a down payment from a client  and never returned to do the work was sentenced in Superior Court. Restitution to other customers was also part of a plea deal.  Deputy Attorney General...

Dover resident arrested, Newark man sought in Rehoboth counterfeiting case

The  Rehoboth Beach Police Department has identified two suspects in a case of counterfeiting on the boardwalk in late August. During the early morning hours of Wednesday, October 31st, 2018 Rehoboth Beach Police, with the...

Bump stock, trigger crank buyback events to be held next week

Buyback events for Delaware residents have been announced for next week for  two firearms  devices that were outlawed in the past legislative session Governor Carney signed into law House Bill 300, which makes the possession...

Extended stay hotel employee charged with stabbing coworker during fight over Pine-Sol

The Delaware State Police have arrested Doris M. Harris, 42 of New Castle, on assault and weapons charges in a stabbing incident over a household cleaner. On Saturday, at 12:32 p.m., troopers responded to the...

Updated: Arrest reported in mail bomb case

WHYY  other media outlets are reporting an arrest has been made in the case multiple pipe bombs sent to former Vice President Joe Biden and other Democratic Party figures.  The arrest occurred in South Florida...

New York man arrested after police find 80 cases of booze after...

A New York man was arrested he was found transporting thousands of dollars of alcoholic beverages.  On Oct. 19,  the Delaware Division of Alcohol & Tobacco Enforcement (DATE) was called to assist the Delaware River...