First 2022 Delaware Evidence of Eastern Equine
Encephalitis Detected in DNREC’s Sentinel Chickens

Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE), a mosquito-transmitted disease, has been detected in Delaware the first time for 2022 in a sentinel chicken, the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control announced today. Mosquito-transmitted virus detections in DNREC’s sentinel chickens are unrelated to…

Delaware State Police Investigating Double Fatal Collision

Delaware State Police are investigating a fatal motor vehicle collision that claimed the lives of two individuals last night in the Newark area. . The collision occurred on August 11, 2022, at approximately 10:22 p.m., a silver 2020 BMW M2 was traveling…

Delaware State Police Investigating Fatal Motor Vehicle Collision

Delaware State Police are investigating a fatal motor vehicle collision that occurred in the Dover area on Wednesday morning. . On August 10, 2022, at approximately 8:20 a.m., a tan 2004 Pontiac Vibe was stopped at a stop sign facing northbound on…

Selbyville Man arrested on Numerous Charges After Assault

The Selbyville Police Department arrested a Selbyville man for Driving a Vehicle Under the influence of Alcohol, Terroristic Threatening, Vehicular Assault 1st Degree (DUI Related), and Assault 1st Degree. . On August 5, 2022, the Selbyville Police Department responded to a home…

Three Dover Officers Injured During Arrest of Domestic Assault Suspect

Three Dover Officers were injured Wednesday evening while attempting to arrest a domestic assault suspect. At approximately 8:38 p.m. the Dover Police Department made contact with a female victim who had sustained injuries as a result of a physical altercation with Corey…

Dover Woman Arrested During Search Warrant at Kent Budget Inn

The Dover Police Department arrested Deloris Unsworth(42) on drug charges on Wednesday evening.  Dover officers executed a search warrant at a Kent Budget Inn room belonging to Unsworth at approximately 7:29 p.m. on Wednesday as a result of a drug investigation.  During…

Troopers Arrest Subject on Drug Charges Following Traffic Stop

Delaware State Police have arrested 43-year-old Caheim Drake of Salisbury, Maryland on felony drug charges following a traffic stop that was conducted in Viola on Friday evening. . On August 5, 2022, at approximately 10:00 p.m., troopers on patrol observed a black 2018 Acura…

Dover Police Issue AMBER Alert For Missing 17-year-old

The Dover Police Department has issued an AMBER Alert for Taniyah Quail-Marker, a 17-year-old female from Dover. Taniyah Quail-Marker left a relative’s residence at approximately midnight on August 9th with a male subject. Attempts to contact Taniyah Quail-Marker or locate her have…

DNREC, DelDOT To Deploy New EV Charging Stations Along State’s Major Travel Routes Via BIL Initiative Funding

Delaware plans to locate 11 multi-car, fast-charging electric vehicle charging stations along major travel routes followed by an expansion of EV charging stations into communities over the next five years as part of a Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL) initiative to dramatically expand…