Category: Department of Justice

Delaware Department of Justice Issues Guidelines to Law Enforcement and Schools Regarding Handling of Threats and Intimidation

Date Posted: Wednesday, November 16th, 2016
Categories:  Department of Justice News Press Releases

In light of incidents reported around the country involving threats and intimidation against individuals based on their national origin, religion, and other personal characteristics, Attorney General Matt Denn sent guidelines to state law enforcement and education officials earlier this week describing proper use of the state’s statutes and regulations to address such incidents in Delaware. […]

Workshop Planned for Community Association Leaders

Date Posted: Monday, November 14th, 2016
Categories:  Department of Justice Fraud Press Releases

The Delaware Department of Justice’s Common Interest Community Ombudsperson and the Community Associations Institutes (CAI), will lead a day-long forum in New Castle County on Saturday designed to assist those who serve in leadership positions in local civic associations. “Board Leadership Development Workshop” will consist of five modules covering Governing Documents and Roles & Responsibilities, […]

Life Sentence for Man Convicted of Murder in Wilmington

Date Posted: Friday, November 4th, 2016
Categories:  Civil Criminal Department of Justice Press Releases

Sex offenses, drug and gun cases also lead to convictions Additionally: New Castle house deemed Criminal Nuisance, ordered to halt criminal activity or face closure One man was sentenced to life in prison plus 20 years for a 2015 Wilmington murder, while his accomplice received a sentence of 30 years this morning in New Castle […]

Attorney General Proposes Changes to State’s Drug Laws and Elimination of Loophole for Illegal Gun Possession

Date Posted: Monday, October 31st, 2016
Categories:  Department of Justice Press Releases

Drug law proposals would simplify drug laws, eliminate geographic inequities, and increase focus on treatment; Firearm proposal would ensure that all violent felons illegally carrying guns face jail time. Attorney General Matt Denn announced today that he would be asking the newly elected General Assembly to reform the state’s drug laws, and eliminate a dangerous […]

Killer of Taxi Driver Sentenced to Prison

Date Posted: Friday, October 28th, 2016
Categories:  Criminal Department of Justice Press Releases

DOJ prosecutors also get convictions for weapons, drunk driving, and disorderly conduct charges. A Sussex County man will spend 40 years in prison after pleading guilty to killing a Millsboro taxi driver. Deputy Attorneys General Martin Cosgrove and Caroline Brittingham secured a plea to Murder Second Degree and Robbery First Degree from 25-year-old Joshua Dutton. […]



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