22, May 2013 - Delaware man to face charges of sexual assault
JACKSON — A Wilmington, Del., man is awaiting extradition to New Jersey to face charges that he sexually assaulted a teenage girl at the Six Flags Great Adventure theme park in Jackson. The incident is alleged to have occurred on April 27 during a time when the man was serving as a parent chaperone on a school trip to the theme park. read more
22, May 2013 - 1 of 2 Delco women charged in Chesco prison escape plot cops plea
WEST CHESTER – One of two Delaware County women involved in a failed plot to engineer an escape by two accused murderers from Chester County Prison pleaded guilty to charges surrounding the scheme Tuesday, and was sentenced to a prison term in the same institution she had targeted.
21, May 2013 - Delaware Co. man continues search for justice in mom's 1979 murder
Eric Garrett was four years old when his mother was murdered and he's spent the 34 years since that night trying to bring her killer to justice.
17, May 2013 - MCSO: 15 arrests made Thursday in 2 human smuggling cases
The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office said the suspects said they had paid between $2,500 and $4,000 to come to the U.S. and were headed to Chicago, Michigan, New York, Delaware and Kansas.
13, May 2013 - Delaware Man Indicted For Alleged Rape Of Girl
A Delaware County Grand Jury has charged a man with the rape of a child. Get details.
13, May 2013 - Delaware Corrections Officer Under Sexual Assault Investigation
Authorities say that a corrections officer has been arrested and put on unpaid leave during a sexual assault investigation.
13, May 2013 - SUNY Delhi students arrested for drug sales
Delhi, NY (WBNG Binghamton) In Delaware County's ongoing crackdown on drugs, three SUNY Delhi students have been arrested.
09, May 2013 - Delaware man grabbed, harassed women at Marco bar, police say
Police arrested a Delaware man late Friday after women say he was grabbing and harassing them at a Marco Island bar.
09, May 2013 - Police Beat: Sunday, May 5, 2013
Delaware man grabbed, harassed women at bar, police say
06, May 2013 - Delaware County jail officer charged with molesting 5-year-old
A Delaware County corrections officer has been charged with sexually molesting a 5-year-old girl in Marion County. Randy N. Spencer, 28, of Marion, was arrested Thursday and charged with sexual battery, authorities said today. Spencer was placed on paid leave on April 12 when the Delaware County sheriff’s office was notified he was under investigation, said spokeswoman Tracy Whited.
04, May 2013 - U.S. states, regulator drop objections to $8.5 billion BofA deal
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The New York and Delaware attorneys general and the U.S. housing regulator on Friday dropped their objections to Bank of America Corp's proposed $8.5 billion (£5.5 billion) settlement with investors in Countrywide mortgage-backed securities, according to court filings. Related Stories Former Finmeccanica chief released from jail No chance Swiss tax deal can be renegotiated ...
29, Apr 2013 - Man Killed While Teaching Wife How to Use Gun: Police
A fun night for a Delaware County woman turned deadly after police say she accidentally shot and killed her husband. Photo Credit: Delaware County Times
28, Apr 2013 - Carmel man arrested in Ball State U. rape
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Police in Muncie have arrested a man accused of raping and strangling a Ball State University student. Twenty-three-year-old Aaron Jeffery King II of Carmel was being held Friday in Delaware County Jail on $60,000 bond.
23, Apr 2013 - Biden proposes reporting requirements, tougher sentences
Delaware lawmakers are aiming to keep guns away from criminals and the mentally ill. Attorney General Beau Biden joined Department of Health and Social Services Secretary Rita Landgraf and New Castle County legislators April 22 to introduce a bill to expand reporting requirements for medical professionals when a dangerously mentally ill person has communicated a threat of violence against ...
17, Apr 2013 - Two Teen Girls Carjack, Kidnap, Rob 89-Year-Old Woman, Keep Her in Trunk for Days
Two teen girls and two teen boys are being charged after the girls decided to carjack a senior citizen and drive around with her in the trunk for two days. Margaret E. Smith, 89, was going to give a ride to the girls, Junia Mcdonald, 14 and Jackeline Perez, 15, when they asked for one at a Chicken Man store in Milford, Delaware. But when she arrived at the house they wanted to go to, the girls ...
17, Apr 2013 - Man wrongfully arrested for murder sues Delaware County, Chester, and 4 detectives
A man jailed for 10 months after he was wrongfully accused of having killed a pastor's son has filed a civil rights lawsuit.
16, Apr 2013 - Update Oklahoma Amber Alert Canceled
China Prater is being held in the Delaware County Jail without bail on charges of child endangerment.
16, Apr 2013 - DELAWARE: Couple indicted on child abuse charges
NEWARK — A Newark-area couple, jailed since November for allegedly locking their 12-year-old son in a room for three months, were indicted Monday by a New Castle County grand jury.
11, Apr 2013 - Marydel man arrested on handgun charge
A Marydel man has been jailed after a gun was found following a Delaware State Police investigation into a loitering complaint. The suspect was identified as Tyrell Clark, 28, of Marydel, said police spokesman Master Cpl. Gary Fournier.
10, Apr 2013 - N.J. man headed to jail for 'sophisticated' theft ring involving Malvern Target store
NORRISTOWN – With a bullseye on his back for operating a “sophisticated” theft ring that defrauded Target stores in 11 counties, including Montgomery, Chester, Berks and Delaware, a New Jersey man learned he’s headed to state prison.
10, Apr 2013 - Attorney: Bungled probe led to wrongful jailing
Investigators failed to act on a tip from an informant who implicated a Delaware man in the slaying of a minister's son, and Tahmir Craig ended up in jail for a crime he did not commit, Craig's attorney said today.
10, Apr 2013 - Some Delaware public officials aren't shy about carrying guns
Civilians with a permit to carry a concealed deadly weapon or retired police officers certified under the federal Law Enforcement Officers Safety Act cannot carry a gun into any facility in which Capitol Police provide security screening.
10, Apr 2013 - Wrongly jailed 10 months; man sues Delco
A man wrongfully jailed for 10 months in the slaying of a minister's son filed a civil rights suit on Tuesday against Delaware County, the City of Chester, and the detectives involved in the investigation.
09, Apr 2013 - Delaware Parents Get 'Time Out' in Jail After Allegedly Locking Boy in Room
Indictments for three-month lock-up of boy handed down after four months of lock-up for parents.
09, Apr 2013 - Winter storm continues to pelt Madison County; many slide-offs reported
Indiana State Police report that roads throughout the Pendleton District are snow covered as the district continues to receive heavy snowfall. Trouble areas have been from the 214 to the 242 mile markers on Indiana 69, as troopers have worked several property damage crashes and slide-offs. Northern Delaware County markers 232 to the 242 has received more snow and has had more crashes.