Month: February 2019

Woodlawn Avenue Closed Due to Serious Crash Involving a Pedestrian

Woodlawn Avenue, between Capitol Trail and Poplar Avenue, is currently closed due to a serious crash involving a pedestrian. The Newark Police Department Traffic Unit is responding to assume the investigation.  Additional information will be released when available.

Weekly Crime Report – February 6, 2019

The following are cases of interest handled by the Newark Police Department between January 28th and February 3rd, 2019: Burglaries January 28th – 200 block of Smoke Rise Lane – During the overnight hours, unknown suspect(s) entered an open garage and removed various property…

Three Youths Arrested For Multiple Residential Burglaries

In late 2018, Newark Police began to receive reports of burglaries to residences along the Pomeroy Trail area of Newark.  The residences involved belong mostly to University of Delaware students who were away during the winter break.  Residents reported that unknown suspect(s) had entered…