Accidental fire damages business, residential building in downtown Milford

MILFORD – The Delaware State Fire Marshal’s Office has determined a building fire that occurred this morning in downtown Milford, in Kent County, was accidental in nature.  The fire was reported at 6:15 a.m. in the unit block of North West Front St. in Milford at the Nice and Fresh Barbershop. The Carlisle Fire Company […]

Milford police seek assistance in identifying assault suspect

MILFORD – The Milford Police Department is currently investigating an assault that occurred May 2 in the afternoon hours at a local business in the 400 Block of NE Front Street, according to Det. Timothy Maloney. The assault was a result of a road rage incident that started on Route 1 and ended when the victim […]

Early morning crash kills one in Milford

MILFORD – A local man was pronounced dead after a traffic accident early this morning in Milford, according to Det. Timothy Maloney. At approximately 2:35 a.m., the Milford Police Department was dispatched to a motor vehicle collision on Bay Road (SR 1) north of NE 10th Street in Milford. Once on the scene, it was […]

Traffic stop results in weapon, drug charges for Milford man

MILFORD – John L. Morris, 38 of Milford, was taken into custody and has been charged with multiple offenses after the Milford Police Department uncovered drugs and weaponry during a traffic stop, according to Sgt. Robert Masten. An officer arrested Morris April 21 after a traffic stop resulted in the seizure of heroin, marijuana, brass […]

Two injured in shooting at Brightway Commons in Milford

The Milford Police Department Criminal Investigations Division is currently investigating a shooting that occurred late on Friday, April 13 in the Brightway Commons Apartment Complex, according to Det. Timothy Maloney. The preliminary investigation has revealed that two individuals suffered gunshot wounds and other injuries due to the shooting. The cause behind the shooting is still […]

Multiple arrests made in drug, gun investigation in Milford

MILFORD – Last month, the Milford Police Department’s Drug Unit received information about 26-year-old Carlos Feliciano-Concepcion of Milford who was involved in the sale of illicit drugs and in possession of multiple firearms in the 300 block of Carlisle Lane, according to Det. Timothy Maloney. The Delaware State Police Sussex County Governor’s Task Force was […]

Two arrested in Harrington after man stabbed in the face with a fork

HARRINGTON — Dorothy C. Harris, 43, and Curtis W. Collick, 44, of the 300 block of Central Park Drive in Harrington were arrested March 18 by the Harrington Police Department, according to Captain Kenny Brode. While on patrol at 7:12 p.m., police were called to a residence in the 300 block of Central Park Drive […]

Troopers arrest suspect on weapons, drug charges in Milford

MILFORD – The Delaware State Police Sussex Governor’s Task Force (GTF) with the assistance of the U.S. Marshals, Sussex Drug Unit, the Milford Police Department, and Delaware State Police Aviation Unit arrest a suspect on multiple weapon and drug charges. On Friday, March 9, at approximately 11:20 a.m., members of the Sussex GTF responded to […]

Harrington officers armed with body cameras

HARRINGTON — Some police officers in Harrington will now equipped with body cameras thanks to a grant, according to their Chief of Police Norman Barlow. The grant covered the cost of several body cameras, a docking station, software and training through CoBan Technologies, a total of about $11,000. “We’ve been wanting to implement them for […]

Chief Brown promotes Milford officers

Milford Chief of Police Kenneth Brown promoted Corporals Theresa Bloodsworth and Kirk Marino to the rank of Senior Corporal during a ceremony held at Milford Police Department. The rank of senior corporal was created and added to the rank structure in 2016; however, this is the first time an officer has been promoted to this […]