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Posted on: April 27, 2016

UPDATE- NCCPD Detectives Conducting Death Investigation in Saddlebrook Townhouses

The New Castle County Police have charged 33-year-old Brian Goodwin, of New Castle, for murder in the first degree in regards to the investigation into the death of 22-year-old Lauren Steed.

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Posted on: April 26, 2016

NCCPD Conducting Death Investigation in Surratte Park, Dunleith (victim ID'd)

The New Castle County Police are currently on scene and investigating a shooting in the New Castle County Surratte Parkland where one male was found deceased after shots were heard by nearby residents.

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Posted on: April 26, 2016

NCCPD Detectives Conducting Death Investigation in Saddlebrook Townhouses

The New Castle County Police department is currently on scene and conducting a death investigation at a residence after an almost two hour standoff.

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Posted on: April 22, 2016

UPDATE (Suspect ID’d) NCCPD Seeks Identity of Package Thief

The New Castle County Police have identified the suspect in this case with the help of the public. Multiple tips were received Wednesday via social media, a call to the Criminal Investigation Division, and through Delaware Crime Stoppers.

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Posted on: April 21, 2016

NCCPD Seizes Over 11 Pounds of Marijuana, Guns, and Bullet Proof Vests

New Castle County Police arrested two Newark men yesterday for possession of over 11 pounds of marijuana, possession of multiple firearms, and wearing body armor.

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Posted on: April 21, 2016

NCCPD Links Burglar to Multiple Investigations

New Castle County Police have arrest 23-year-old Paul Lally, of Wilmington, after he was linked to multiple burglaries and thefts from motor vehicles in the Wilmington (19808) area.

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Posted on: April 20, 2016

NCCPD Arrests Nighttime Burglar as He Flees the Area

The New Castle County Police have arrested 27-year-old Salvatore Clark, of Newark, after he was linked to a nighttime occupied burglary in the community of Heritage Farms. Salvatore Clark was also linked to four (4) other burglaries in the Newark area.

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Posted on: April 19, 2016

NCCPD Detectives Arrest Wilmington Man for Home Invasion and Associated Charges

New Castle County Detectives arrested 23-year-old Ronald Boyce, of Wilmington, after he was identified as a home invasion suspect who shot at the victim.

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Posted on: April 19, 2016

NCCPD Seeks Identity of Package Thief

The New Castle County Police are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a thief that took packages from a front porch in the community of Calvarese Farms.

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Posted on: April 18, 2016

Claymont Man Robbed After Using ATM

The New Castle County Police are seeking any information in regards to an attempted robbery that occurred last night in the community of Claymont Heights where the victim was reportedly followed after using an ATM.

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Posted on: April 18, 2016

NCCPD Responds to Robbery in Colonial Village Apartments

The New Castle County Police are seeking anyone with information related to a robbery with a weapon last Sunday night in the Colonial Village Apartment Complex.

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Posted on: April 18, 2016

Man Identified in Surveillance and Linked to Multiple Crimes

New Castle County Police arrested 36-year-old Michael Keenan after members of the public helped identify him from surveillance video. Michael was also linked to two other incidents as a result of the investigation.

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Posted on: April 15, 2016

Shooting Investigation, Fairwinds

The New Castle County Police, Criminal Investigations Unit, is currently conducting a shooting investigation of a 19-year-old woman that occurred in the community of Fairwinds.

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Posted on: April 13, 2016

Death Investigation, Lyndalia

The New Castle County Police, Criminal Investigations Unit, is currently conducting a death investigation of two people found deceased inside a home in the community of Lyndalia.

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Posted on: April 9, 2016

NCCPD M.E.T. Officers Arrest Smyrna Man After He Flees in a Stolen Car/Two Officers Injured

New Castle County Mobile Enforcement Team members arrested 24-year-old Calvin Warren, of Smyrna, after a brief pursuit that injured two officers.

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Posted on: April 8, 2016

New Castle Man Arrested for Possession of Crack Cocaine and 9MM Handgun

New Castle County Drug Unit Detectives arrested 24-year-old Lamonte Butler, of New Castle, for numerous drug dealing charges and possession of a firearm after a lengthy investigation.

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Posted on: April 1, 2016

Crime Alert: Criminal Mischief, Chestnut Hill Estates, Fox Chase, Birchwood Park

The New Castle County Police are currently investigating numerous complaints of criminal mischief to cars in the communities of Chestnut Hill Estates, Fox Chase and Birchwood Park.

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Posted on: April 1, 2016

Crime Alert-Thefts from Motor Vehicles, Delpark Manor

The New Castle County Police are currently investigating thefts from cars in the community of Delpark Manor. The two (2) vehicles were located in the 2100 block of Ferguson Drive.

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Posted on: March 30, 2016

Teen Shot during Road Rage Incident

The New Castle County Police are currently investigating a road rage incident which left a 16-year-old teen with a gunshot wound to his leg.

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Posted on: March 30, 2016

Homicide Suspect Captured, Prides Court Apartments-UPDATE

Reginald Waters

Officers from the New Castle County U.S. Marshals Task Force took Reginald Waters 30, of Dover into custody without incident. He was located yesterday evening at the Best Western/Galaxy Inn located in the 1700 block of East Lebanon Road in Dover.

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Posted on: March 26, 2016

UPDATE- NCCPD Investigates Death of Four Adults and Others Sickened at Apartment Complex

New Castle County Detectives continue to investigate the death of the four victims from yesterday’s incident at the Hidden Valley Apartment Complex (also known as The Evergreen Apartments at Riverfront Heights).

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Posted on: March 26, 2016

NCCPD Investigates Serious Motor Vehicle Crash in Middletown

The New Castle County Police Traffic Services Unit is currently investigating a serious motor vehicle crash on Middletown Odessa Road (Route 299).

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Posted on: March 25, 2016

NCCPD Investigates Death of Four Adults and Others Sickened at Apartment Complex

The New Castle County Police are currently on scene and investigating a possible environmental incident at the Hidden Valley Apartment complex where 4 adults and a canine were found deceased.

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Posted on: March 23, 2016

NCCPD Arrests Two for over 1000 Bags of Heroin Possession and Seize More than 12K

The New Castle County Mobile Enforcement Team and FBI Task Force representatives arrested two Newark men after a month long drug investigation that led to over $12,000.00 in suspected drug money and over 1000 bags of heroin seized.

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Posted on: March 22, 2016

K9 Monty Locates Suicidal Subject

New Castle County K9 officer “Monty” assisted in locating a suicidal subject yesterday near the C and D Canal.

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Posted on: March 14, 2016

County Police Arrest Man Breaking Into Cars, Carrying Drugs and Metal Knuckles

New Castle County Police arrested 23-year-old Generio Senquiz of Newark yesterday after he was observed stealing from cars and later found to be in possession of brass knuckles and drugs.

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Posted on: March 11, 2016

NCCPD Drug Control Unit Makes Heroin and “Sizzurp” Arrest

The New Castle County Police Drug Control Unit arrested two Newark men yesterday for heroin possession and sales as well as possession of a liquid controlled substance with a nickname of “sizzurp”.

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Posted on: March 10, 2016

NCCPD Seeks Public’s Assistance in Identifying Person of Interest

The New Castle County Police are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a subject who used a stolen credit card at a gas station that was stolen from a car.

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Posted on: March 9, 2016

NCCPD Detectives Investigating Shooting near Beaver Brook Crest

The New Castle County Police are currently investigating a shooting incident near the community of Beaver Brook Crest.

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Posted on: March 9, 2016

NCCPD Cites Two for Operating ATV’s in Communities

The New Castle County Police charged two New Castle adults after they were seen operating off-highway vehicles (OHV) recklessly on public roadways.

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Posted on: March 8, 2016

NCCPD Investigates Hate Crime in Rutledge

New Castle County Detectives are investigating a hate crime in the community of Rutledge where the suspect damaged the victim’s car and left a note with racist remarks.

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Posted on: February 12, 2016

New Castle County Reminds Citizens of Rewards Offered

The New Castle County Police would like to remind all citizens that a reward of up to $20k is available to anyone who provides information leading to the arrest and/or conviction of those responsible for violent crimes being investigated by this agency.

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Posted on: November 24, 2015

NCCPD Searches for Missing Teen

The New Castle County Police are currently searching for Bernice Vazquez, a 14-year-old girl from the 2000 block of West Newport Pike in Wilmington.

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Posted on: March 19, 2014

Burglary Suspect Arrested

New Castle County Police have arrested Connor Lemon, a 21-year-old male from the 900 block of Sugar Pine Drive in Bear, DE. He has been charged with burglary and other related offenses after detectives linked him to burglaries in the Hickory Woods and Ca...Read on...

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Posted on: March 19, 2014

NCCPD Warns Residents of a Phone Scam Impersonating a Law Enforcement Officer

New Castle County Police are investigating a phone scam where the caller identifies himself as a law enforcement official and attempts to collect money from the victim for outstanding warrants or fines.

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