Latest Police News for August 2013

  • Police Investigate Rape

    Posted on 08/30/2013 10:21 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 Shooting

    Posted on 08/30/2013 08:42 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 Seize Heroin in Downtown Hotel

    Posted on 08/29/2013 16:16 PM

    Five persons were charged with drug-related offenses and endangering the welfare of a child.

  • Police Investigate Robbery

    Posted on 08/29/2013 10:16 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).

  • Two Arrested for Robbery

    Posted on 08/28/2013 14:20 PM

    After the robbery, the suspects where observed at Rodney Square and taken into custody.

  • Vehicle Stop Leads to Marijuana Bust

    Posted on 08/28/2013 13:44 PM

    The officers executed a Justice of the Peace Court 20 search warrant on the vehicle and located a total of 49.8 grams of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, and $255.00 in suspected drug money.

  • Vice Detectives Seize Heroin Following Pedestrian Stop

    Posted on 08/27/2013 11:04 AM

    Vice detectives located 130 bags of heroin (2.62 grams). The heroin is valued at $1,716.00.

  • Firearms, Drugs Seized During Raid

    Posted on 08/26/2013 12:07 PM

    Detectives executed a search warrant located a .357 Ruger Revolver, a .9 MM semi-automatic handgun, a .25 Caliber two shot Derringer, a .9MM semi-automatic handgun, 2 grams of Crack Cocaine and $771.00 in suspected drug money.

  • Police Investigate Assault

    Posted on 08/26/2013 10:54 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).

  • Death Investigation

    Posted on 08/26/2013 09:42 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 Carjacking

    Posted on 08/21/2013 16:26 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 Seize Ecstasy, Methamphetamine Following Traffic Stop

    Posted on 08/21/2013 09:45 AM

    A wanted driver was charged with felony possession of ecstasy and possession of crystal methamphetamine following a traffic stop.

  • Police Investigate Robbery

    Posted on 08/20/2013 18:10 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 Delivery Man Robbery

    Posted on 08/20/2013 18:06 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 08/20/2013 18:03 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).

  • Drug Dealer Overdoses, Police Seize Stash

    Posted on 08/20/2013 14:42 PM

    The suspect was transported to Saint Francis Hospital by ambulance and released to police custody after treatment.

  • Police Investigate Indecent Exposure

    Posted on 08/20/2013 11:36 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).

  • Cell Phone Features Help Police Nab Robbers

    Posted on 08/19/2013 21:36 PM

    The suspects are convicted drug offenders.

  • Concerned Citizen Helps Police Locate Bank Robber

    Posted on 08/19/2013 21:03 PM

    The suspect, who is a convicted felon and convicted drug offender, was committed to Howard R. Young Correctional Institution.

  • Man Arrested after Drug Transaction

    Posted on 08/19/2013 16:42 PM

    The suspect was arrested after members of the DOCV unit observed a hand-to-hand drug transaction.

  • Police Investigate Shooting

    Posted on 08/19/2013 09:58 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).

  • Armed Suspect Surrenders to Police

    Posted on 08/18/2013 12:35 PM

    Hassan Muhammad is prohibited from possessing a firearm due to prior felony drug and weapon convictions.

  • Police Investigate Shooting

    Posted on 08/16/2013 16:24 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).

  • 26 Law Enforcement Officers Graduate from the 95th Wilmington Police Academy

    Posted on 08/16/2013 16:08 PM

    The graduating officers will officially report for duty and begin serving the City of Wilmington on Monday, August 19th.

  • Wanted Felon Arrested with Firearm

    Posted on 08/15/2013 17:36 PM

    The suspect has prior felony drug convictions.

  • Police Investigate Homicide; Victim's Daughter Charged with Murder

    Posted on 08/15/2013 16:45 PM

    An investigation indicates that the defendant and victim engaged in an argument which concluded when the defendant struck the victim with a frying pan and then stabbed her repeatedly with a kitchen knife.

  • City of Wilmington Welcomes Officer Justin Wilkers on His Return to Active Duty

    Posted on 08/15/2013 16:04 PM

    Six months and ten days after sustaining a gunshot wound to the face during a routine traffic stop, Officer Wilkers sat with fellow officers from his shift in full uniform, ready to start a tour of duty.

  • Police Arrest Armed Probationer Following Foot Chase

    Posted on 08/15/2013 14:41 PM

    Police arrested Janiis O. Mathis, who is currently on probation, for illegally possessing a firearm following a foot chase.

  • 95th Police Academy to Graduate Friday

    Posted on 08/14/2013 16:37 PM

    The Wilmington Department of Police 95th Police Academy will graduate at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, August 16, at the Chase Center on the Riverfront in Wilmington.

  • Raid in Riverside; Juvenile Arrested with 3,000 bags of Heroin

    Posted on 08/14/2013 13:05 PM

    The heroin is valued at $35,820.

  • Police Investigate Stabbing

    Posted on 08/14/2013 13:00 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).

  • Safe Street Detectives Locate Hidden Compartment; 3 Men Face Gun Charges

    Posted on 08/14/2013 12:54 PM

    Detectives seized two 40 Caliber semi-automatic handguns, a box of ammunition, and a total of $3,956.00 among the three defendants.

  • Vice Detectives Seize 1,894 Bags Heroin During Raid

    Posted on 08/13/2013 17:39 PM

    Due to the extensive amount of resources exhausted through these investigations, Wilmington Police are working with other city agencies in an attempt to deem the residences nuisance properties.