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  Category: Department of Justice


DOJ seeks outside counsel, expertise for environmental investigation and possible legal action

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Friday, May 17, 2019

Attorney General Kathy Jennings announced Friday that the Department of Justice is asking private law firms to submit competitive bids to be appointed as special counsel in connection with an investigation and possible court proceedings involving violations of environmental laws pertaining to hazardous substances, wastewater, and ground contamination. “The people of this state are as […]




DOJ files nuisance abatement action against Fairview Inn

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Wilmington property has been site of over 400 calls for service, dozens of criminal activities since 2017 The Delaware Department of Justice has asked a court to declare a Wilmington-area motel a criminal nuisance, with the goal of requiring owners to reduce the occurrence of crime on the property.  The complaint, filed May 10 in Superior Court, charges […]




Delmar man indicted for Home Improvement Fraud, other charges

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Delaware State Police seek information and fraud victims A Sussex County Grand Jury indicted William R. Parlier of Delmar on May 6 on charges of Racketeering, Home Improvement Fraud, Theft, and Carrying on a Specific Occupation without a License. Parlier, 53, is accused of defrauding three individuals between April 2018 and February 2019, by taking […]




Delaware joins multistate lawsuit on generic pharmaceutical price fixing

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, May 14, 2019

20 drug manufacturers, 15 individuals named in conspiracy complaint Attorney General Kathy Jennings has joined 42 states and Puerto Rico in a lawsuit against Teva Pharmaceuticals and 19 of the nation’s largest generic drug manufacturers alleging a broad conspiracy to artificially inflate and manipulate prices, reduce competition, and unreasonably restrain trade for more than 100 different […]




Fatal Shooting Sends Greenwood Man to Prison

Criminal Division | Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | Date Posted: Friday, May 10, 2019

Other defendants face prison time for pleas to assault and weapons charges A fatal shooting in Bridgeville has led to a guilty plea and prison sentence for a Greenwood man. Jared Mitchell, 32, pleaded guilty to Manslaughter, Reckless Endangering First Degree, and Possession of a Firearm During the Commission of a Felony for killing 18-year-old […]







  Category: Department of Justice


DOJ seeks outside counsel, expertise for environmental investigation and possible legal action

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Friday, May 17, 2019

Attorney General Kathy Jennings announced Friday that the Department of Justice is asking private law firms to submit competitive bids to be appointed as special counsel in connection with an investigation and possible court proceedings involving violations of environmental laws pertaining to hazardous substances, wastewater, and ground contamination. “The people of this state are as […]




DOJ files nuisance abatement action against Fairview Inn

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Wilmington property has been site of over 400 calls for service, dozens of criminal activities since 2017 The Delaware Department of Justice has asked a court to declare a Wilmington-area motel a criminal nuisance, with the goal of requiring owners to reduce the occurrence of crime on the property.  The complaint, filed May 10 in Superior Court, charges […]




Delmar man indicted for Home Improvement Fraud, other charges

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Delaware State Police seek information and fraud victims A Sussex County Grand Jury indicted William R. Parlier of Delmar on May 6 on charges of Racketeering, Home Improvement Fraud, Theft, and Carrying on a Specific Occupation without a License. Parlier, 53, is accused of defrauding three individuals between April 2018 and February 2019, by taking […]




Delaware joins multistate lawsuit on generic pharmaceutical price fixing

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, May 14, 2019

20 drug manufacturers, 15 individuals named in conspiracy complaint Attorney General Kathy Jennings has joined 42 states and Puerto Rico in a lawsuit against Teva Pharmaceuticals and 19 of the nation’s largest generic drug manufacturers alleging a broad conspiracy to artificially inflate and manipulate prices, reduce competition, and unreasonably restrain trade for more than 100 different […]




Fatal Shooting Sends Greenwood Man to Prison

Criminal Division | Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | Date Posted: Friday, May 10, 2019

Other defendants face prison time for pleas to assault and weapons charges A fatal shooting in Bridgeville has led to a guilty plea and prison sentence for a Greenwood man. Jared Mitchell, 32, pleaded guilty to Manslaughter, Reckless Endangering First Degree, and Possession of a Firearm During the Commission of a Felony for killing 18-year-old […]