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  Category: Department of Justice


Department of Justice Issues Guidelines for Law Enforcement and Schools to Address Intimidation and Hate Speech

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | Date Posted: Wednesday, December 5, 2018

In light of the discovery of KKK recruitment fliers in some areas of southern Delaware, Attorney General Matt Denn is reissuing guidance to law enforcement and school authorities for addressing threats and intimidation that he had originally issued in 2016. The purpose of the guidance letters is to ensure that law enforcement and school authorities […]




Delaware Announces Settlement to Reform Debt Buying and Collection Practices

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | Fraud | Date Posted: Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Attorney General Matt Denn announced today that Delaware joined 41 other states and the District of Columbia in reaching a settlement regarding debt collection practices with Encore Capital Group Inc. and its subsidiaries Midland Credit Management, Inc. and Midland Funding, LLC, one of the nation’s largest debt buyers. Debt buying involves buying and selling overdue […]




Gang Member Gets Prison Sentence for Murder

Criminal Division | Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | Date Posted: Friday, November 30, 2018

Other defendants face prison time on robbery, weapons, rape and drug dealing charges A gang-related shooting in 2015 that left a 17-year-old dead resulted in a 20 year sentence for the shooter. Alexander Fitzgerald, 22, of Wilmington, a member of the Touch Money Gang (TMG), received his sentence from a Superior Court judge. In February […]




Prison Sentences for Women In Two Murder Cases

Criminal Division | Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | Date Posted: Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Shooting and daycare assault cases also lead to prison time The woman who lured a 21-year-old Dover man into what was supposed to be a robbery has pled guilty to her role in his murder. Lisa Wagaman, 31, of Dover, pled guilty to Murder Second Degree and Conspiracy Second Degree for the 2017 killing of […]




9 Years In Prison for Heroin and Oxycodone Drug Dealer

Criminal Division | Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | Date Posted: Friday, November 16, 2018

Other defendants face prison time on murder and manslaughter charges A Wilmington drug dealer who laced heroin with fentanyl and oxycodone received a prison sentence for his conviction on drug charges earlier this year. Deputy Attorney General Monil Amin secured the guilty conviction and sentence for 29-year-old Sidierra Bailey. In November 2017, Detective Jeffrey Silvers […]







  Category: Department of Justice


Department of Justice Issues Guidelines for Law Enforcement and Schools to Address Intimidation and Hate Speech

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | Date Posted: Wednesday, December 5, 2018

In light of the discovery of KKK recruitment fliers in some areas of southern Delaware, Attorney General Matt Denn is reissuing guidance to law enforcement and school authorities for addressing threats and intimidation that he had originally issued in 2016. The purpose of the guidance letters is to ensure that law enforcement and school authorities […]




Delaware Announces Settlement to Reform Debt Buying and Collection Practices

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | Fraud | Date Posted: Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Attorney General Matt Denn announced today that Delaware joined 41 other states and the District of Columbia in reaching a settlement regarding debt collection practices with Encore Capital Group Inc. and its subsidiaries Midland Credit Management, Inc. and Midland Funding, LLC, one of the nation’s largest debt buyers. Debt buying involves buying and selling overdue […]




Gang Member Gets Prison Sentence for Murder

Criminal Division | Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | Date Posted: Friday, November 30, 2018

Other defendants face prison time on robbery, weapons, rape and drug dealing charges A gang-related shooting in 2015 that left a 17-year-old dead resulted in a 20 year sentence for the shooter. Alexander Fitzgerald, 22, of Wilmington, a member of the Touch Money Gang (TMG), received his sentence from a Superior Court judge. In February […]




Prison Sentences for Women In Two Murder Cases

Criminal Division | Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | Date Posted: Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Shooting and daycare assault cases also lead to prison time The woman who lured a 21-year-old Dover man into what was supposed to be a robbery has pled guilty to her role in his murder. Lisa Wagaman, 31, of Dover, pled guilty to Murder Second Degree and Conspiracy Second Degree for the 2017 killing of […]




9 Years In Prison for Heroin and Oxycodone Drug Dealer

Criminal Division | Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | Date Posted: Friday, November 16, 2018

Other defendants face prison time on murder and manslaughter charges A Wilmington drug dealer who laced heroin with fentanyl and oxycodone received a prison sentence for his conviction on drug charges earlier this year. Deputy Attorney General Monil Amin secured the guilty conviction and sentence for 29-year-old Sidierra Bailey. In November 2017, Detective Jeffrey Silvers […]