Governor Markell announced today he has vetoed House Bill 130, expressing concern the bill does not differentiate between the penalties for consensual and non-consensual sexual contact and that current Delaware laws address the behavior targeted by the bill.
A total of one hundred people were arrested statewide last week for Driving Under the Influence (DUI) of alcohol and/or drugs. Two DUI checkpoints are scheduled for this weekend in Newark and Dover.
(Dover, DE) – In his weekly message, Governor Markell recognizes the vital role law enforcement officers play in keeping our communities safe. “We must remember how fortunate we are for the generations of men and women who have chosen to dedicate their lives to serving and protecting Delawareans,” said Governor Markell. “The greatest honor we […]
WILMINGTON–The Wilmington Public Safety Strategies Commission will be meeting Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at Bayard Elementary School (200 South DuPont Street 19805). The meeting will start at 5:30PM. The final report was published two weeks ago. This meeting is an opportunity to hear questions from the Commission and hear the discussion on possible strategies for implementation. There will […]
Governor Markell highlights his priorities for the year, which were outlined during his 2015 State of the State Address.
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