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  Category: Department of Justice


Keith Gibson Indicted On 41 Felony Charges For Multiple Murders, Assaults, And Robberies

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, July 6, 2021

Attorney General Kathy Jennings announced Tuesday that a Pennsylvania man has been formally charged with 41 felonies, including the murders of two people and the attempted murder, assaults, and/or robbery of four other victims, among other offenses. Prosecutors allege that Keith Gibson, 39, went on a brutal crime spree in Delaware, killing two victims and […]




Statement from AG Jennings on House passage of Senate Bill 147

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, June 29, 2021

Today Delaware is ready to fix one of America’s weakest use-of-force laws, period. This issue has come up again and again throughout our state’s debate on police reform. The need for reform is overwhelming: not only the Department of Justice, but police reform advocates and the police themselves all recognize the need to better align […]




Dejoynay Ferguson Sentenced to Life In Prison for Murder, Abuse of Child Victims

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Friday, June 25, 2021

A Superior Court has sentenced a New Castle woman to life in prison for the repeated abuse and murder of a child, and the abuse of four other children in her care at a daycare facility where she was employed. Dejoynay Ferguson pleaded guilty in April to Murder by Abuse First Degree, 6 counts of […]




Statement from AG Jennings on final passage of House Bill 195

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Thursday, June 24, 2021

The First State is one giant step closer to being a national leader on transparency.  I’m thrilled that more than a year’s worth of hard work and dedication now means that a statewide body camera program heads to the Governor’s desk. This will mean stronger community relationships, trust, and accountability. This legislation makes Delaware a […]




AG Jennings Announces More than 120 Charges in NorthPak Gang Indictment

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Monday, June 21, 2021

Months-long, multi-agency investigation results in 14 indictments for six murders and several shootings driving Wilmington violence Attorney General Kathy Jennings announced Monday that the Department of Justice has secured the indictment of 14 defendants on more than 120 criminal charges stemming from their involvement in the Wilmington-area gang NorthPak. The indictment is the culmination of […]







  Category: Department of Justice


Keith Gibson Indicted On 41 Felony Charges For Multiple Murders, Assaults, And Robberies

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, July 6, 2021

Attorney General Kathy Jennings announced Tuesday that a Pennsylvania man has been formally charged with 41 felonies, including the murders of two people and the attempted murder, assaults, and/or robbery of four other victims, among other offenses. Prosecutors allege that Keith Gibson, 39, went on a brutal crime spree in Delaware, killing two victims and […]




Statement from AG Jennings on House passage of Senate Bill 147

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Tuesday, June 29, 2021

Today Delaware is ready to fix one of America’s weakest use-of-force laws, period. This issue has come up again and again throughout our state’s debate on police reform. The need for reform is overwhelming: not only the Department of Justice, but police reform advocates and the police themselves all recognize the need to better align […]




Dejoynay Ferguson Sentenced to Life In Prison for Murder, Abuse of Child Victims

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Friday, June 25, 2021

A Superior Court has sentenced a New Castle woman to life in prison for the repeated abuse and murder of a child, and the abuse of four other children in her care at a daycare facility where she was employed. Dejoynay Ferguson pleaded guilty in April to Murder by Abuse First Degree, 6 counts of […]




Statement from AG Jennings on final passage of House Bill 195

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Thursday, June 24, 2021

The First State is one giant step closer to being a national leader on transparency.  I’m thrilled that more than a year’s worth of hard work and dedication now means that a statewide body camera program heads to the Governor’s desk. This will mean stronger community relationships, trust, and accountability. This legislation makes Delaware a […]




AG Jennings Announces More than 120 Charges in NorthPak Gang Indictment

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Monday, June 21, 2021

Months-long, multi-agency investigation results in 14 indictments for six murders and several shootings driving Wilmington violence Attorney General Kathy Jennings announced Monday that the Department of Justice has secured the indictment of 14 defendants on more than 120 criminal charges stemming from their involvement in the Wilmington-area gang NorthPak. The indictment is the culmination of […]