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Posted on: February 13, 2016

NCCPD Responds to Shooting in Belvedere

(Wilmington, DE 19804) Yesterday evening (02/12) at approximately 10:20 pm, New Castle County Patrol units were called to the 300 block of Clyde Street, in the community of Belvedere, for the report of a shooting that had just occurred.

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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: February 9, 2016

NCCPD Needs Public’s Help in Identifying a Credit Card Fraud Suspect

The New Castle County Police are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a male subject seen withdrawing cash from an ATM with a stolen card number.

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Posted on: January 30, 2016

NCCPD Detectives Arrest Two for Burglaries

New Castle County Detectives arrested 38-year-old Jason Lynch and 33-year-old Jeffery Brannon yesterday after an investigation linked them to five (5) burglarized homes.

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Posted on: January 29, 2016

Homicide Investigation in Mallard Pointe

New Castle County Detectives continue the investigation into the death of the male victim found in a residence in the community of Mallard Pointe late last night.

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Posted on: January 26, 2016

NCCPD Seeks Identity of Female in Surveillance Photo

The New Castle County Police are seeking the identity of a female who forcibly entered an elderly resident’s home and took cash and credit cards.

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Posted on: January 24, 2016

Wilmington Man Charged with DUI during Emergency

The New Castle County Police have charged Daryl Holcomb, 33, from the 2200 block of Marsh Road in Wilmington with driving under the influence during the State of Emergency.

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Posted on: January 22, 2016

UPDATE: Three Arrested after NCCPD Responds to Stabbing Incident in Boxwood

New Castle County Detectives have arrested a third suspect after further investigation identified him as being involved in the death of Everardo Martinez.

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Posted on: January 21, 2016

UPDATE-- NCCPD Responds to Stabbing Incident in Boxwood

(Wilmington, DE 19804) On Tuesday (01/19) evening the victim that was stabbed on Read Avenue last Saturday night died at Christiana Hospital as a result of the wounds sustained during the incident.

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Posted on: January 20, 2016

NCCPD Patrol Seek Public’s Help in Identifying Suspect in Surveillance

NCCPD Patrol officers are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a subject who forced open a cash register in a local drug store and fled with the proceeds.

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Posted on: January 17, 2016

NCCPD Responds to Stabbing Incident in Boxwood

(Wilmington, DE 19804) Tonight (01/16) at approximately 7:52 pm, New Castle County Patrol and Mobile Enforcement Team (MET) units were dispatched to the unit block of Read Avenue for the report of a subject that appeared to have been stabbed.

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Posted on: January 15, 2016

NCCPD Revises Calculations of Three-year Crime Statistics

The New Castle County Police Crime Analysis Unit constantly reviews the department’s crime data as it is reported, because crime data can change as investigations are resolved.

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Posted on: January 15, 2016

NCCPD Investigates a Crash with a Motor Vehicle into a Residence

New Castle County Patrol units responded to the unit block of Colefax Court in the Village of Hershey Run this morning for the report of a vehicle into a residence.

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Posted on: January 14, 2016

Residents Reminded to Lock Car Doors, Don’t Leave Vehicles Running Unattended & Secure Firearms

Since November 1st, 2015, The New Castle County Police have taken a total of 91 stolen vehicle reports. Of those taken, 29 of them were left running, unsecured, and with the keys in the ignition.

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Posted on: January 12, 2016

New Castle County Police Arrest 25-year-old Drug Dealer/Seize Car

The New Castle County Drug Control Unit arrested 25-year-old Jabari Beeks of the unit block of Aidone Drive in New Castle yesterday after a lengthy drug sales investigation.

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Posted on: January 12, 2016

Col. Setting Announces Three-Year TAPS Results

Overall crime in New Castle County is down 12.4 percent. Homicides in New Castle County over the three year period fell 13.2 percent and shootings/shots fired complaints dropped 29.4 and 28.1 percent, respectively.

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Posted on: January 8, 2016

NCCPD Safe Streets Task Force and Probation and Parole Arrest Man for Drug Possession

New Castle County Safe Streets Task Force arrested 40-year-old Renyle Martin, of Newark, after he was found to be in possession of a significant amount of controlled substances and drug paraphernalia.

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Posted on: January 3, 2016

NCCPD Conducting Shooting Investigation in Brookside

The New Castle County Police Department is currently on scene and investigating a shooting that occurred in residence in the community of Brookside.

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Posted on: January 3, 2016

NCCPD Investigates Shots Fired into Residence, Edgemoor

New Castle County Police Patrol units responded to a residence in Edgemoor last night where a subject fired rounds into a residence, fortunately no one was harmed.

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Posted on: January 2, 2016

NCCPD Patrol Arrests 16-year-old for Weapons Possession

New Castle County Police patrol units arrested a 16-year-old male from Edgemoor for carrying a concealed deadly weapon and other associated charges yesterday after he fled from police.

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Posted on: January 1, 2016

NCCPD Patrol Units Respond to Robbery with a Weapon in New Castle

New Castle County Patrol units responded to the community of Overview Gardens last night for the report of a robbery with a weapon.

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Posted on: January 1, 2016

NCCPD Patrol Arrests New Castle Man for Drugs in County Parkland

New Castle County Patrol arrested 18-year-old Shaiquil Edwards, of New Castle, after he was observed in a county parkland after dark and found to be in possession of drugs.

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Posted on: January 1, 2016

Bear Man Arrested for Heroin Possession and Receiving Stolen Property

New Castle County Police arrested 26-year-old Adam Lecates of Bear for a slew of drug charges and receiving stolen property after he was taken into custody in the Middletown area.

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Posted on: December 28, 2015

NCCPD Detectives Arrest Two for Robbery in Claymont

Detectives have arrested 18-year-old Shayne Litteral and a 13-year-old male, both of Wilmington, in connection with an attempted robbery that occurred late last week. Shayne Litteral was also linked to another robbery from earlier in that same week.

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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: June 9, 2015

New Castle County Police and the FBI Mount a Campaign to Find Missing Person

The New Castle County Police are continuing the investigation into the disappearance of Nefertiri Trader as the one year anniversary of her kidnapping quickly approaches.

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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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