Latest Police News for July 2013

  • Police Investigate Bank Robbery

    Posted on 07/25/2013 17:24 PM

    Anyone with information about the identity of this suspect can call Wilmington Police Confidential Tip Line at (302) 576-3990 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP 3333 (1-800-847-3333).

  • Carjacking Suspect Arrested

    Posted on 07/24/2013 19:57 PM

    Anyone with information about the identity of this suspect can call Wilmington Police Confidential Tip Line at (302) 576-3990 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP 3333 (1-800-847-3333).

  • Restaurant Shut Down Following Police Investigation

    Posted on 07/24/2013 17:58 PM

    An ongoing investigation resulted in the arrest the restaurant owner for selling drug paraphernalia out of the establishment.

  • Cops in Parks Continues with Bicycle Safety at Herman Holloway Park

    Posted on 07/23/2013 12:12 PM

    The WPD Community Policing Unit, in cooperation with the Injury Prevention Coalition, will present information on traumatic brain injury and demonstrate bicycle safety techniques.

  • Police Seeks Public's Assistance With Identifying Armed Robber

    Posted on 07/22/2013 17:43 PM

    Anyone with information about the identity of this suspect 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 Death of Suspect in Custody Incident

    Posted on 07/22/2013 16:00 PM

    The official cause of death will be released by the medical examiner at a later date. The investigation is continuing.

  • Body Recovered from Brandywine River

    Posted on 07/21/2013 15:30 PM

    Anyone with information about the identity of this suspect can call Wilmington Police Confidential Tip Line at (302) 576-3990 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP 3333 (1-800-847-3333).

  • Man Shot During Argument

    Posted on 07/21/2013 15:03 PM

    Anyone with information about the identity of this suspect 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 Shooting

    Posted on 07/21/2013 14:47 PM

    Anyone with information about the identity of this suspect can call Wilmington Police Confidential Tip Line at (302) 576-3990 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP 3333 (1-800-847-3333).

  • Man Arrested in New Jersey for Shooting of Five Year Old

    Posted on 07/20/2013 09:50 AM

    Chief Christine Dunning praised the cooperation and support from the community that helped investigators quickly solve this crime.

  • Police Investigate a Shooting

    Posted on 07/20/2013 08:21 AM

    Anyone with information about the identity of this suspect 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 Shooting

    Posted on 07/20/2013 08:02 AM

    Anyone with information about the identity of this suspect 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 Shooting

    Posted on 07/20/2013 07:44 AM

    Anyone with information about the identity of this suspect can call Wilmington Police Confidential Tip Line at (302) 576-3990 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP 3333 (1-800-847-3333).

  • Felon Arrested with Firearm

    Posted on 07/19/2013 16:48 PM

    A convicted felon was arrested with a loaded handgun after discharging the firearm several times in the Riverside area.

  • Police Investigate Knife Point Robbery

    Posted on 07/19/2013 16:11 PM

    Anyone with information about the identity of this suspect can call Wilmington Police Confidential Tip Line at (302) 576-3990 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP 3333 (1-800-847-3333).

  • $72,000 Worth of Heroin Seized Following Vehicle Stop

    Posted on 07/19/2013 13:14 PM

    An ongoing investigation led to the arrest of two convicted drug offenders for possessing an illegal controlled substance during a traffic stop.

  • Juveniles Arrested for School Burglary

    Posted on 07/18/2013 18:29 PM

    An investigation determined that the juveniles climbed onto the roof, pried open a rooftop door, and entered the school to remove several laptop computers.

  • Police Investigate a Shooting

    Posted on 07/17/2013 22:58 PM

    Anyone with information about the identity of this suspect can call Wilmington Police Confidential Tip Line at (302) 576-3990 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP 3333 (1-800-847-3333).

  • Today's Bicycle Safety and Injury Prevention Demonstration Postponed

    Posted on 07/17/2013 11:14 AM

    The activities will be held next week, July 24, 2013, at Herman Holloway Park.

  • Police Seeks Public's Assistance with Identifying Liquor Store Robber

    Posted on 07/17/2013 11:08 AM

    Anyone with information about the identity of this suspect 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 Suspicious Package

    Posted on 07/16/2013 09:54 AM

    The package was removed prior to the arrival of EOD and K9 units.

  • Wanted Robber Arrested in Center City

    Posted on 07/15/2013 14:43 PM

    Connie M. Felton was committed to Delores J. Baylor Women's Correctional Institution in lieu of a $30,000.00 secured bond.

  • Police Investigate Shooting; Victim Identified

    Posted on 07/14/2013 14:40 PM

    Anyone with information about the identity of this suspect 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 Seek Public's Assistance Identifying Road Rage Suspects

    Posted on 07/12/2013 16:43 PM

    Anyone with information about the identity of this suspect 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 Robbery

    Posted on 07/12/2013 16:33 PM

    Anyone with information about the identity of this suspect can call Wilmington Police Confidential Tip Line at (302) 576-3990 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP 3333 (1-800-847-3333).

  • "John" Stabbed by Prostitute

    Posted on 07/12/2013 12:01 PM

    Anyone with information about the identity of this suspect 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 Stabbing

    Posted on 07/12/2013 11:16 AM

    Anyone with information about the identity of this suspect can call Wilmington Police Confidential Tip Line at (302) 576-3990 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP 3333 (1-800-847-3333).

  • Rape Suspect Arrested

    Posted on 07/11/2013 15:43 PM

    The suspect was arrested and charged with rape and sexual abuse of a child by a person in a position of trust, authority, or supervision.

  • K-9 Assists Detectives with Drug Seizure

    Posted on 07/11/2013 15:43 PM

    Detectives found over 150 grams of heroin, 5 grams of marijuana, and over $900.00 in suspected drug money.

  • Police Investigate Armed Robbery

    Posted on 07/10/2013 22:37 PM

    Anyone with information about the identity of this suspect can call Wilmington Police Confidential Tip Line at (302) 576-3990 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP 3333 (1-800-847-3333).

  • Mayor Williams Highlights Progress on Fighting Crime in Wilmington

    Posted on 07/08/2013 14:41 PM

    Six Month Statistics Show Overall Crime Rate is Down; Mayor Credits Innovative Policing Tactics Along with Neighborhood and Youth Initiatives for the Drop

  • Police Investigate Shooting

    Posted on 07/08/2013 08:47 AM

    Anyone with information about the identity of this suspect 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 Shooting

    Posted on 07/07/2013 17:37 PM

    Anyone with information about the identity of this suspect 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 Vehicle Crash

    Posted on 07/05/2013 16:08 PM

    Alcohol appears to be a factor and charges are pending.

  • Police Investigate Armed Robbery

    Posted on 07/03/2013 15:45 PM

    Anyone with information about the identity of this suspect 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 Policing Unit Creates Safe Haven for City Residence

    Posted on 07/03/2013 12:15 PM

    The Community Policing Unit will be stationed in various parks throughout the city every Wednesday between 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

  • Police, DTV Partnership Again Produces Robbery Arrest

    Posted on 07/02/2013 18:07 PM

    An alert Downtown Visions employee observed the suspect in the area of West 9th and North West Streets and notified police.

  • Seatbelt Violation Leads to Firearm Arrest

    Posted on 07/02/2013 17:21 PM

    Officers located a loaded, concealed .25 caliber semi-automatic handgun in the suspect's pocket.

  • Police Investigate Store Robbery

    Posted on 07/02/2013 09:30 AM

    Anyone with information about the identity of this suspect can call Wilmington Police Confidential Tip Line at (302) 576-3990 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP 3333 (1-800-847-3333).

  • Gun Squad Seize Gun & Drugs During Raid

    Posted on 07/02/2013 09:08 AM

    Detectives located a .22 caliber H&R model nine shot revolver and 14 grams of marijuana.

  • Police Investigate Stabbing

    Posted on 07/01/2013 17:05 PM

    Anyone with information about the identity of this suspect can call Wilmington Police Confidential Tip Line at (302) 576-3990 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP 3333 (1-800-847-3333).