Month: October 2019

Newark Police Support the “Shine the Light” Campaign

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and the week of October 20th is “Shine the Light” on Domestic Violence week.  To raise awareness around domestic violence, we can “Shine the Light” on the issue, and bring it out of the darkness. Buildings around the…

Police Investigate Early Morning Commercial Burglaries

The Newark Police are currently investigating two early morning commercial burglaries that occurred on October 14, 2019.  Whether the burglaries are related is still under investigation. At 0418 hours, officers responded to a burglary alarm at Cigarette City located at 390 College Square Shopping…

DNA-Based Investigation Leads to Indictment and Arrest in 1993 Sexual Assault

The Newark Police Department, and the Delaware Department of Justice, jointly announce the Grand Jury indictment and arrest of Jeffrey A. King, 54, of Coatesville, Pennsylvania, for a 1993 sexual assault that occurred in Newark. Background The arrest stems from a nearly 2-year long…