Project Point of No Entry Keeps FTC’s Focus on Gateway Voice Service Providers to Stop Illegal Robocalls from Entering the United States

Continuing its rigorous enforcement of the nation’s telemarketing and robocall laws, the Federal Trade Commission over the past year expanded its efforts to stop illegal calls originating overseas from entering the United States, working in coordination with its sister agency, the Federal…

Gold Alert Issued For Missing Dover Man

Incident/Complaint#:  50-24-3370 Date:  Monday, January 29th, 2024 at 8:38 a.m. Location: 200 Block of North Kirkwoood Street, Dover, DE Contact: Dover Police Department Public Information OfficerMaster Corporal Ryan Schmid Email: Ryan.Schmid@cj.state.de.us Narrative: The Dover Police Department has issued a Gold Alert for Winston…

UPDATE (Suspect Arrested) Shooting at Whatcoat Apartments

**UPDATE** The Dover Police Department has arrested Rakim Overton-Bolden, 20, of Dover, for the January 20th shooting in Whatcoat Apartments. Through their investigation, Detectives identified Overton-Bolden as the suspect in this case and obtained warrants for his arrest. On January 26th, Overton-Bolden…

UPDATE (Subject Located) Gold Alert Issued For Missing Newark Man

The Dover Police Department is cancelling the Gold Alert for William Sheetz. Sheetz has been located and is safe. Incident/Complaint#:  50-24-3321 Date:  Monday, January 28th, 2024 at 7:40 p.m. Location: North DuPont Highway and East Loockerman Street, Dover, DE Contact: Dover Police Department…

FTC Extends Deadline by 60 days for Commission Decision on ESRB Application for New Consent Mechanism Under COPPA

The Federal Trade Commission has extended by 60 days the deadline for it to determine whether to approve an application from the Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) and others for a new mechanism for obtaining parental consent under the Children’s Online Privacy…

Gold Alert Issued For Missing Newark Man

Incident/Complaint#:  50-24-3321 Date:  Monday, January 28th, 2024 at 7:40 p.m. Location: North DuPont Highway and East Loockerman Street, Dover, DE Contact: Dover Police Department Public Information OfficerMaster Corporal Ryan Schmid Email: Ryan.Schmid@cj.state.de.us Narrative: The Dover Police Department has issued a Gold Alert for…

Sussex County Governor’s Task Force Arrest Man for Drug Charges Following Traffic Stop

Delaware State Police arrested 42-year-old Edsel Wootten, III of Laurel, Delaware, for felony drug charges following a traffic stop in Laurel on Thursday night. On January 25, 2024, at approximately 10:50 p.m., members of the Sussex County Governor’s Task Force, along with…