Latest Police News for December 2013

  • Juvenile Suspects Arrested After Robbery, Foot Chase

    Posted on 12/22/2013 13:18 PM

    A group of juveniles was apprehended by officers after they robbed a Wilmington man at gunpoint.

  • Prohibited Felon Arrested with Handgun

    Posted on 12/22/2013 10:29 AM

    A convicted felon prohibited from possessing a firearm was arrested with a handgun after fleeing from officers.

  • Police Investigate Shots Fired Incident

    Posted on 12/16/2013 16:35 PM

    Police are investigating a shots fired incident that occurred in the 100 block of North DuPont Street.

  • Police Investigate Attempted Robbery

    Posted on 12/16/2013 14:50 PM

    Police are investigating an attempted robbery that occurred in the 2100 block of West 4th Street. Anyone with information can call Wilmington Police Confidential Tip Line at (302) 576-3990 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP 3333 (1-800-847-3333).

  • Police Investigate Attempted Robbery of Papa's Food Market

    Posted on 12/16/2013 14:08 PM

    Police are investigating an attempted robbery at Papa's Food Market. Anyone with information can call Wilmington Police Confidential Tip Line at (302) 576-3990 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP 3333 (1-800-847-3333).

  • K9 Assists with Apprehension of Car Thief

    Posted on 12/16/2013 10:24 AM

    A car thief refusing to exit a stolen vehicle was taken into custody with assistance from a police K9.

  • Police Investigate Crash Involving Police Cruiser, Driver Charged with Drug Possession

    Posted on 12/13/2013 13:03 PM

    A driver was cited for drug possession after a collision with a police cruiser that sent one officer to the hospital with injures.

  • Investigation Reveals Chase Center Shooting Appears Falsely Reported

    Posted on 12/12/2013 15:27 PM

    An investigation into a November 30th shooting has determined that the incident did not occur at the Chase Center as initially reported by the victim.

  • Master Corporal Alvin Boardley Retires after 35 Years of Distinguished Service

    Posted on 12/11/2013 12:21 PM

    On December 12, 2013 at approximately 2:00 p.m., Master Corporal Alvin Boardley will conclude 35 years of service with a walk out ceremony at Wilmington Police Headquarters.

  • Police Identify Homicide Victim

    Posted on 12/10/2013 13:43 PM

    Police continue to investigate the homicide that occurred in the 2600 block North Van Buren Street. Anyone with information can call Wilmington Police Confidential Tip Line at (302) 576-3990 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP 3333 (1-800-847-3333).

  • Police Investigate a Homicide

    Posted on 12/09/2013 22:05 PM

    Police are investigating homicide that occurred in the 2600 block of North Van Buren Street. Anyone with information can call Wilmington Police Confidential Tip Line at (302) 576-3990 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP 3333 (1-800-847-3333).

  • Police Investigate Rooftop Burglary of Jewelry Store

    Posted on 12/09/2013 16:00 PM

    Police are investigating the burglary of Solid Gold Jewelers at 109 West 9th Street. Anyone with information can call Wilmington Police Confidential Tip Line at (302) 576-3990 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP 3333 (1-800-847-3333).

  • Crossing Guard, 84, Retires After 22 Years of Service

    Posted on 12/09/2013 15:43 PM

    Mr. Bill began serving as a crossing guard in 1991.

  • Convicted Felon Arrested with Firearm

    Posted on 12/08/2013 18:45 PM

    Police working a targeted patrol along the North Market Street corridor arrested a convicted felon with a handgun.

  • Traffic Advisory: Snow Closes Roadways, Motorists Urged to Avoid Unnecessary Travel

    Posted on 12/08/2013 13:20 PM

    The Wilmington Police Department urges citizens to stay off the roadways and avoid non-emergency travel.

  • Police Investigate a Robbery

    Posted on 12/04/2013 14:12 PM

    Police are investigating a robbery that occurred in the 500 block of North Union Street. Anyone with information can call Wilmington Police Confidential Tip Line at (302) 576-3990 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP 3333 (1-800-847-3333).

  • Traffic Stop Leads to Firearm Arrest

    Posted on 12/03/2013 17:39 PM

    Police arrested a convicted drug dealer carrying a concealed firearm following a traffic stop Saturday evening.

  • Police Investigate a Shooting

    Posted on 12/03/2013 00:21 AM

    Police are investigating a shooting that occurred in the 600 block of West 6th Street. Anyone with information can call Wilmington Police Confidential Tip Line at (302) 576-3990 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP 3333 (1-800-847-3333).

  • Community Tip Leads to Firearm Arrest

    Posted on 12/02/2013 16:47 PM

    Police arrested a Wilmington man carrying a concealed firearm after receiving a tip from a community member.

  • Juvenile Robbery Suspect Arrested

    Posted on 12/02/2013 16:10 PM

    Police apprehended a 14 year old Wilmington juvenile after he robbed a 69 year old male at gunpoint. Police are working to identify two other suspects.

  • Police Investigate a Stabbing

    Posted on 12/02/2013 15:28 PM

    Police are investigating a stabbing that occurred in the area of West 25th and North Market Streets. Anyone with information can call Wilmington Police Confidential Tip Line at (302) 576-3990 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP 3333 (1-800-847-3333).