2 face burglary charges after being found inside New Castle-area distribution center

Delaware State Police arrested two men in connection with a burglary at a New Castle-area distribution center Troopers identified the pair as  Raymond Disabatino,...

Delaware’s violent crime rate has dropped 40% since 2008

Delaware’s violent crime rates fell to their lowest point since the state began tracking the stat The 40% drop came despite a sharp...

New Castle man charged after theft of Verizon cable led to outage for 500...

A New Castle man is accused stealing more than $20,000 in wire/cable from Verizon that triggered a service outage. New Castle County ...

Federal judge orders return of Cabela’s ammunition subpoena case to state court

Cabela’s Inc. was unsuccessful in what the Attorney General's office described as an effort to hinder an investigation into reports of 500,000 rounds of...

Tobacco enforcement officer faces charges tied to trading cigarettes for drugs, money

Joseph Dominic, 33, faces five felony and one misdemeanor charge following a joint investigation. Dominic is a suspended officer with DATE, the alcohol and tobacco...

TransPerfect owner and Delaware judicial critic expresses interest in buying News Journal

A longtime critic of Delaware's judicial system has expressed an interest in buying the News Journal/Delaware Online. TransPerfect CEO Philip Shawe wrote a letter to...

Fighting hate downstate

After incidents rattled neighbors in Sussex County, they banded together to raise their voices for justice JORDAN HOWELL, Delaware Call Below: Southern Delaware Alliance for Racial...

Pennsylvania man sought in headstone fraud case

New Castle County Police detectives have charged Gregory Stefan, 54, of Pennsylvania in connection with a headstone scam. It was reported that Gregory...

3 charged, 2 at large following probe into drug selling at New Castle motel

Delaware State Police charged three men, with two at large, following a probe into drug activity at a motel in the New...

State Police seeking victims after Lewes man is indicted for unlawful contact at unlicensed...

State Police are looking for possible victims in a case involving the operator of an unlicensed massage parlor in the Lewes area. Earlier, a ...

Seaford man arrested on home improvement fraud charges

Delaware State Police have arrested Derek Green, 56, of Seaford for home improvement fraud Wednesday. On December 13, a Bridgeville man reported a home improvement...

Wilmington Mayor blasts actions of some council members while allowing employee residency requirement to...

Wilmington Mayor Mike Purzycki has allowed an ordinance requiring employees to live in the city for five years after being hired to go in...

Newark man charged with multiple business burglaries

A suspect in multiple business buglaries has been charged. Delaware State Police have arrested 44-year-old Jimmy Kelly, 44,  of Newark on multiple criminal charges following...

One-time FedEx worker charged with theft of nearly $100,000 in precious coins

A one-time Fed Ex employee was arrested on charges related to the theft of nearly $100,000 in gold coins. On September 12, New Castle...

Man charged in connection with theft of 2 light poles

The Delaware State Police arrested Richard Boyd, 55, of Greenwood this week in connection with the left of 40-foot utility polls. Earlier in the...

From WHYY: Vandalism continues at site devoted to Black history in Newark

Since January 2020, the Iron Hill Museum in Delaware has grappled with persistent vandalism. In the first week of October, the situation escalated when...

Greenwood man charged with altering checks totaling $17,000

Delaware State Police arrested 21-year-old Brayan Ramirez of Greenwood on fraud-related charges late last week. On August 29, troopers were called to Mechanical Welding LLC,...

Florida woman charged after gun is found in baggage at Wilmington Airport

Willmington Airport (ILG) had its first case of an individual bringing a load gun through TSA screening on Sunday. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officers at...

Millsboro Wawa employee arrested in connection with the theft of nearly $11,000 in cigarettes.

Delaware State Police arrested 57-year-old Michael Switzer of Millsboro in connection with the theft of cigarette cartons. On Tuesday, a trooper was called to a Wawa at...

4 arrested in connection with shoplifting incidents at Rehoboth outlets

Delaware State Police arrested 33-year-old Monica Parks, 58-year-old Samuel Jones, 24-year-old Ja’ni Lewis, and 36-year-old Calvin Schoolfield, all of Salisbury, MD, following a Rehoboth...