Delaware State Police

  • Agency: Delaware State Police
  • Address: 1441 N. DuPont Highway, Dover, 19903 DE
  • Chief: Colonel Thomas Macleish (Superintendent)
Phone: 302-739-5901
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Delaware State Police is located at 1441 N. DuPont Highway, Dover, 19903 DE. The Superintendent of the department is Colonel Thomas Macleish. The Delaware State Police phone number is 302-739-5901.

Delaware State Police News

Wilmington- Troopers seek the public’s assistance in attempting to identify the pictured suspects who are wanted in connection with a shoplifting. The suspects entered the Acme located at 4365 Kirkwood Highway on November 2, 2018 at approximately 11:19 a.m. They removed and concealed seafood and left the store in the pictured vehicle without rendering payment. Anyone with information in reference to the identity of the suspects is asked to contact Troop 6, Trooper Halis at 302- 660-3832. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware crime stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or via the internet at http://www.delaware.crimestoppersweb.com

*Update Name Released* Troopers Investigating Fatal Crash-Seaford https://dsp.delaware.gov/2018/11/04/update-name-released-troopers-investigating-fatal-crash-seaford/ Seaford- The Delaware State Police have identified the name of the individual who was killed in a crash on Friday, November 2, 2018 on Sussex Highway just north of Tharp Road as 56-year-old Jorge Melendez Claudio of Greenwood. The crash continues to remain under investigation by the Delaware State.....

Wilmington- Troopers seek the public’s assistance in attempting to identify the pictured suspect who is wanted in connection with a shoplifting. The suspect entered the Walgreens located at 1710 Falkland Road and removed diapers and ensure. The suspect left the store without rendering payment. Anyone with information in reference to the identity of the suspect is asked to contact Troop 6, Sergeant P. Stock at 302- 660-3832. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware crime stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or via the internet at http://www.delaware.crimestoppersweb.com

Troopers Investigating Fatal Crash – Millsboro https://dsp.delaware.gov/2018/11/03/troopers-investigating-fatal-crash-millsboro-2/ Millsboro- The Delaware State Police Collision Reconstruction Unit is investigating a fatal crash involving a single vehicle that occurred earlier this morning. The incident occurred at approximately 6:35 a.m., on Saturday, November 3, 2018 as a 2003 Chevrolet Trail Blazer was traveling northbound.....

Troopers Arrest Newark Female for Robbery-Wilmington https://dsp.delaware.gov/2018/11/03/troopers-arrest-newark-female-robbery-wilmington/ Wilmington (19803)- The Delaware State Police have arrested a suspect after a shoplifting turned to a robbery at the Concord Mall. The incident occurred on Friday, November 2, 2018 at approximately 6:05 p.m. when a female entered the Foot Locker Store located at 4737 Concord Pike, Concord Mall, put.....

DSP S.O.A.R. Searching For Wanted Sex Offender https://dsp.delaware.gov/2018/11/03/dsp-s-o-r-searching-wanted-sex-offender-2/ Dover, DE- The Delaware State Police Sex Offender Apprehension and Registration Unit (S.O.A.R) is currently looking for the following wanted sex offender after they either failed to register or re-register their current address. If anyone knows the location of this subject, they are asked to call 302-672-5306......

Homeless Sex Offender Notification https://dsp.delaware.gov/2018/11/03/homeless-sex-offender-notification-90/ Dover– The following are not wanted. These are Homeless Sex Offender Public Notifications. If you have information that any of the listed subjects are occupying a residence, please call 302-672-5306. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333, via the internet.....

*Update #2* Purse Snatching Suspect Arrested-North Wilmington https://dsp.delaware.gov/2018/11/03/update-2-purse-snatching-suspect-arrested-north-wilmington/ Wilmington- The Delaware State Police have arrested the suspect who was wanted in connection with a purse snatching. The incident occurred at approximately 12:33 p.m., Monday, October 15, 2018 in the parking lot of the Greenville Crossing Shopping Center located at 4011 Kennett Pike, Wilmington. A.....

Troopers Investigating Fatal Crash –Seaford https://dsp.delaware.gov/2018/11/03/troopers-investigating-fatal-motorcycle-crash-2/ Seaford- The Delaware State Police Collision Reconstruction Unit is investigating a fatal crash involving a bicyclist that occurred last evening. The incident occurred on Friday, November 2, 2018 at approximately 9:52 p.m. when a 2016 Dodge Ram pick-up truck was traveling northbound on Sussex Highway.....

*UPDATE Subject Located* Gold Alert Cancelled for Missing Felton Woman https://dsp.delaware.gov/2018/11/02/update-subject-located-gold-alert-cancelled-missing-felton-woman/ Felton- The Delaware State Police has cancelled the Gold Alert issued for Lisa Skeens, 48 who was reported missing on Friday, November 2, 2018. https://dsp.delaware.gov/2018/11/02/gold-alert-issued-for-missing/ Presented by Public Information Officer, Master Corporal Melissa Jaffe Released:.....

Gold Alert Issued for Missing Felton Woman https://dsp.delaware.gov/2018/11/02/gold-alert-issued-for-missing/ Felton- The Delaware State Police is issuing a Gold Alert for Lisa Skeens, 48 who was reported missing on Friday, November 2, 2018. Lisa was last seen at approximately 2:00 p.m. on today's date at the Canterbury Shore Stop in Felton. Lisa is approximately 5’01” tall, 119 lbs., with brown hair.....

Bridgeville Man Charged with Murder by Abuse or Neglect https://dsp.delaware.gov/2018/11/02/bridgeville-man-charged-with-murder-by-abuse-or-neglect/ Bridgeville- A Bridgeville man has been indicted on Murder by Abuse or Neglect charges in connection with the death of his child. The investigation began in late September 2018 when Troopers were made aware of a suspicious death of a child. It was learned that a one-year-old child was on a ventilator.....

Four Arrested in Human Trafficking Case-Laurel https://dsp.delaware.gov/2018/11/02/four-arrested-in-human-trafficking-case-laurel/ Laurel- The Delaware State Police in conjunction with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Investigations have arrested four suspects in connection with a human trafficking case. The investigation began on Wednesday, October 30, 2018 when Troopers were dispatched to the Relax Inn located at.....

Troopers Arrest Trio for Burglary – Bear https://dsp.delaware.gov/2018/11/02/troopers-arrest-trio-for-burglary-bear/ Bear – The Delaware State Police have arrested three subjects responsible the burglary of a Bear convenience store that occurred early Thursday morning. The investigation began at approximately 2:21 a.m., Thursday, November 1, 2018 when Troopers responded to the Express Food Market, located.....

Troopers Arrest Teens for Halloween Armed Robbery – Townsend https://dsp.delaware.gov/2018/11/02/troopers-arrest-teens-halloween-armed-robbery-townsend/ Townsend – The Delaware State Police have arrested two Townsend teenagers for their role in an armed robbery that occurred Halloween night. The incident occurred at approximately 7:47 p.m., Wednesday, October 31, 2018 in the 100 block of Edgar Dr., in the development of Townsend Village. Two.....

November 1, 2018: The Delaware State Police Citizen’s Police Academy (CPA) of Sussex County proudly completed their second night with presentations from the DSP’s Scuba Unit at the Delaware City Fire Company followed by a visit to the DSP’s Maritime Unit. Thank you to the Delaware State Police Scuba Unit, Maritime Unit and the Delaware City Fire Company. Special thanks to Troop 2 Honorary Commander Eric Williams.

Rehoboth Beach- Troopers seek the public’s assistance in attempting to identify the pictured suspect who is wanted in connection with a shoplifting. Troopers responded to the Nike outlet on November 1, 2018 for a reported shoplifting. The suspect was observed loading a shopping bag full of merchandise and fleeing without rendering payment. Anyone with information in reference to the identity of the suspect is asked to contact Troop 7, TFC. K. Koff at 302- 644-5020. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware crime stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or via the internet at http://www.delaware.crimestoppersweb.com

Troopers Investigating Serious Crash- Frankford https://dsp.delaware.gov/2018/11/02/troopers-investigating-serious-crash-frankford/ Frankford- The Delaware State Police Collision Reconstruction Unit is investigating a serious crash that occurred last evening. The incident occurred on Thursday, November 1, 2018 at approximately 9:32 p.m. when a 1999 Pontiac Firebird was disabled with no lights and stopped in the southbound lane.....

October 2018- Delaware State Police Mounted Patrol Unit with the Community Outreach Unit came out for the “Public Safety Trunk R Treat” event in Dover, Delaware. Thank you to all who attended especially our state and local partners! AWESOME PHOTO OF POE!!!

*UPDATE Subject Located* Gold Alert Cancelled for Missing Greenwood Man https://dsp.delaware.gov/2018/10/31/update-subject-located-gold-alert-cancelled-missing-greenwood-man/ Greenwood– The Delaware State Police has cancelled the Gold Alert issued for Colby A. Simpson, 19 who was reported missing on Wednesday, October 31, 2018. https://dsp.delaware.gov/2018/10/31/gold-alert-issued-missing-greenwood-man/ Presented by Public Information Officer, Master Corporal Melissa.....

Gold Alert Issued for Missing Greenwood Man https://dsp.delaware.gov/2018/10/31/gold-alert-issued-missing-greenwood-man/ Greenwood- The Delaware State Police is issuing a Gold Alert for Colby A. Simpson, 19 who was reported missing on Wednesday, October 31, 2018. Colby was last seen at approximately 10:30-11:00 a.m. on today’s date in the area of C and D Farm Lane Greenwood, DE. Colby is 5'10", 140 lbs., with.....

Applications Being Accepted for Position of Cadet-Application Deadline January 5, 2019 https://dsp.delaware.gov/2018/10/31/applications-accepted-position-cadet-application-deadline-january-5-2019/ The Delaware State Police is currently seeking qualified applicants for the 2019 Cadet Process. The Cadet Program was established in 1998 under House Bill #478 during the 139th Session of the General Assembly, and enables eligible persons to obtain training and limited enforcement powers while being.....