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  Category: Department of Justice


AG Jennings Applauds CJC Sexual Assault Kit Initiative Policy Changes

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, August 2, 2022

Attorney General Kathy Jennings applauded several policy changes implemented by the Criminal Justice Council as part of its ongoing efforts to strengthen rights for survivors of sexual assault. The new policies establish timelines for the collection, documentation, processing and investigation of assault evidence “kits.” This policy is a result of funding received from the U.S. […]




Attorney General Jennings Announces Formation of Nationwide Anti-Robocall Litigation Task Force

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, August 2, 2022

Delaware is joining a nationwide Anti-Robocall Litigation Task Force of 50 attorneys general to investigate and take legal action against the telecommunications companies responsible for bringing a majority of foreign robocalls into the United States.




AG Jennings Announces Major Settlement With Former Top Mortgage Lender Over Allegations Of Redlining

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, July 27, 2022

Deal commits Trident Mortgage to pay for mortgage subsidies in minority neighborhoods, spurring hundreds of millions in lending Attorney General Jennings today announced a $20 million settlement with former top home mortgage lender, Trident Mortgage Company, to resolve allegations of “redlining” in the greater Philadelphia region, including New Castle County. The deal requires Trident to […]




William Ushler indicted for Child Pornography, Sexual Solicitation of a Child

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Monday, July 25, 2022

Ex-Tower Hill employee faces seven felonies; no Delaware children or THS students among known victims A Wilmington man and former Tower Hill School employee arrested in April has been indicted on charges arising from a child pornography investigation. William Ushler, 53, was arrested and charged on April 19 by members of the Department of Justice […]




AG Jennings announces $34.2 million national settlement with Harris Jewelry 

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, July 20, 2022

Jewelry chain defrauded thousands of servicemembers and veterans Attorney General Kathy Jennings, through the Fraud Division’s Consumer Protection Unit and in connection with 17 other states and the FTC, has secured a recovery of $34.2 million for more than 46,000 servicemembers and veterans nationwide who were deceived and defrauded by jewelry retailer Harris Jewelry. Harris […]







  Category: Department of Justice


AG Jennings Applauds CJC Sexual Assault Kit Initiative Policy Changes

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, August 2, 2022

Attorney General Kathy Jennings applauded several policy changes implemented by the Criminal Justice Council as part of its ongoing efforts to strengthen rights for survivors of sexual assault. The new policies establish timelines for the collection, documentation, processing and investigation of assault evidence “kits.” This policy is a result of funding received from the U.S. […]




Attorney General Jennings Announces Formation of Nationwide Anti-Robocall Litigation Task Force

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, August 2, 2022

Delaware is joining a nationwide Anti-Robocall Litigation Task Force of 50 attorneys general to investigate and take legal action against the telecommunications companies responsible for bringing a majority of foreign robocalls into the United States.




AG Jennings Announces Major Settlement With Former Top Mortgage Lender Over Allegations Of Redlining

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, July 27, 2022

Deal commits Trident Mortgage to pay for mortgage subsidies in minority neighborhoods, spurring hundreds of millions in lending Attorney General Jennings today announced a $20 million settlement with former top home mortgage lender, Trident Mortgage Company, to resolve allegations of “redlining” in the greater Philadelphia region, including New Castle County. The deal requires Trident to […]




William Ushler indicted for Child Pornography, Sexual Solicitation of a Child

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Monday, July 25, 2022

Ex-Tower Hill employee faces seven felonies; no Delaware children or THS students among known victims A Wilmington man and former Tower Hill School employee arrested in April has been indicted on charges arising from a child pornography investigation. William Ushler, 53, was arrested and charged on April 19 by members of the Department of Justice […]




AG Jennings announces $34.2 million national settlement with Harris Jewelry 

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, July 20, 2022

Jewelry chain defrauded thousands of servicemembers and veterans Attorney General Kathy Jennings, through the Fraud Division’s Consumer Protection Unit and in connection with 17 other states and the FTC, has secured a recovery of $34.2 million for more than 46,000 servicemembers and veterans nationwide who were deceived and defrauded by jewelry retailer Harris Jewelry. Harris […]