Latest Police News

  • Chief Cummings Announces Increase in Homicide Clearance Rate and Firearm Felony Arrests

    Posted on 09/01/2015 16:21 PM

    Creation of Homicide Unit and community-based public safety initiatives lead to 37 percent clearance rate

  • Proactive Patrol Leads to Gun Arrest

    Posted on 08/26/2015 12:46 PM

    The five juvenile suspects were charged with Possession of a Firearm by a Person Prohibited-Juvenile, Carrying a Concealed Deadly Weapon, and Conspiracy 2nd Degree.

  • Shooting Arrest

    Posted on 08/25/2015 08:08 AM

    The suspect was charged with Assault 1st Degree and Possession of a Firearm During the Commission of a Felony.

  • Vehicle Break-In Arrests

    Posted on 08/21/2015 12:38 PM

    The 4 juvenile suspects (14 to 15 years old) were charged with conspiracy, theft and attempted theft.

  • Shooting Arrest

    Posted on 08/21/2015 08:53 AM

    The 17-year-old suspect is currently being held at the New Castle County Detention Center in lieu of $175,000 cash bail.

  • Armed Robbery Arrest

    Posted on 08/18/2015 14:57 PM

    The female juvenile suspect was transported to the New Castle County Detention Center after failing to post a $144,000 cash bail.

  • Robbery, Attempted Robbery of Cellular Phone Arrest

    Posted on 08/12/2015 13:47 PM

    The suspect was charged with the Attempted Robbery 1st Degree and Robbery 2nd Degree.

  • Shooting Investigation With Arrest

    Posted on 08/10/2015 17:22 PM

    The suspect will face numerous weapons-related charges pending his release from St. Francis Hospital.

  • Wilmington Police Department Participates in YMCA Take On Summer Youth Program

    Posted on 07/30/2015 15:03 PM

    The program launched by the YMCA of Delaware and the City of Wilmington provides youth ages 13 to 18 from the local area a free summer membership.

  • Robbery Arrest

    Posted on 07/29/2015 12:13 PM

    The 17 year old juvenile male was booked on the charge of Robbery 2nd Degree and is to be committed to the New Castle County Detention Center in lieu of $5,000 secured bail.