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Wilmington Trust Executives Facing White Collar Crimes Charges in Delaware

By Michael W. Modica |

Major drama recently erupted in the criminal case involving Wilmington Trust and several corporate executives accused of various white collar crimes, as the trial was put on hold just minutes before opening arguments. Internet news source Delaware Online reported on March 4, 2018 that the presiding judge stopped the proceedings to announce that the… Read More »

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Drug Recognition Experts in Delaware Drugged Driving Cases

By Michael W. Modica |

St. Patrick’s Day brings many Delaware revelers out to celebrate and drink green beer, and this year’s celebration brought the familiar advance warning about DUI checkpoints: Delaware Online announced in a March 12, 2018 article that checkpoints would be set up in New Castle, Kent, and Sussex Counties for the entire holiday weekend. The… Read More »

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Criminal Mischief Charges for Pair that Damaged RE/MAX Office in Milford, DE

By Michael W. Modica |

Milford Police responding to a disorderly conduct call at a RE/MAX office arrested the perpetrators after discovering that they damaged a water pipe in the location’s restroom, according to a January 11, 2018 report from Delaware’s 105.9 FM NewsTalk Radio. Staff at the office claimed that they witnessed a man and woman walk into… Read More »

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Dover, DE Man Arrested for Making Threats at Local High School

By Michael W. Modica |

In the wake of the February 14, 2018 mass shooting at a Florida high school, Delaware State Police were not taking lightly a 19-year-old Dover man’s threat that he would do harm to a school in Woodside, DE. Delaware Online reported that officials were tipped off by a student at James H. Groves Adult… Read More »

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Delaware Supreme Court Overturns Homicide Conviction on Appeal

By Michael W. Modica |

In a rare move, the Delaware Supreme Court overturned the conviction of a female teen who was accused of Criminally Negligent Homicide in the April 2016 beating death of a fellow Wilmington high school classmate. A March 2, 2018 article in Delaware Online outlined the details of the attack, where the defendant dragged the… Read More »

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Indecent Exposure, Lewd Behavior Charges for New Castle County, DE Man

By Michael W. Modica |

New Castle County Police arrested a man on multiple charges, including Indecent Exposure, after he allegedly exposed himself on three separate occasions within one month. Delaware Online reported on the story in a February 27, 2018 article, mentioning that officials were able to apprehend the perpetrator based upon a description of his vehicle and… Read More »

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Dover Man Arrested on Drug Charges: Will Confession Stand After Reading Miranda Rights?

By Michael W. Modica |

After a three-month investigation, police arrested a Dover, DE man and four other individuals due to their alleged involvement in a heroin, cocaine, and marijuana trafficking ring. Delaware State News reported on January 18, 2018 that the leader of the group was taken into custody at his home when officials recovered the drugs and… Read More »

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Two Ignition Interlock Device Programs Under Delaware Drunk Driving Laws

By Michael W. Modica |

The majority of state in the US have enacted statute related to ignition interlock devices (IID) as a way to discourage motorists from violating drunk driving laws. An IID is essentially a type of breathalyzer machine that is electronically linked to your car’s engine. The device incorporates technology that prevents your vehicle from starting… Read More »

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Delaware Man Charged with Fraud in Million Dollar Technology Scam

By Michael W. Modica |

Fraud crimes take many forms, as in the recent case of a Wilmington, Delaware man who scammed several tech companies out of millions of dollars of high-end computer equipment. According to Delaware Online, the scheme dates back to April 2016, when the man would obtain legitimate serial numbers from expensive computer hardware he did… Read More »

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Fifth DUI Charges for Delaware Woman

By Michael W. Modica |

A simple traffic violation led to an arrest on multiple offenses for a Lewes, DE woman, but among the most serious charges is a fifth offense for Driving Under the Influence of alcohol. Delaware Online reported on the January 2, 2018 incident, as the woman ran a red light at an intersection and was… Read More »

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