Category: Courts

Maine Man Gets 18 Years For Raping 14-Year-Old

Maine Man Gets 18 Years For Raping 14-Year-Old

  Georgetown – A 36-year-old man from Dresden, Maine was sentenced to 18 years in prison for raping a 14-year-old girl in a Delaware motel in 2015. Deputy Attorney General John Donahue secured the...

Man Who Served 20 Years In Prison Going Back For 10 More Years

Man Who Served 20 Years In Prison Going Back For 10 More Years

A 50-year-old Dover man was sentenced to 10 years in prison for weapons charges. Deputy Attorney General Greg Babowal secured the sentence against Jeffrey Crippen, after securing a conviction during a bench trial in...

Director of DOJ Family Division Named

Attorney General Matt Denn announced Friday that Deputy Attorney General Abigail Rodgers Layton has been named the next Director of the Family Division in the Delaware Department of Justice. Layton is currently a prosecutor...

Matt Denn’s New Top Team

Attorney General Matt Denn announced that Deputy Attorney General LaKresha Roberts has been named the next Chief Deputy Attorney General for the State of Delaware, and Deputy Attorney General Sean P. Lugg will become...

Second Newark 7-11 Robbed At Gunpoint

Second Newark 7-11 Robbed At Gunpoint

Newark –  Delaware State Police are investigating the armed robbery of a Newark area 7-11 that occurred early this morning, according to Public Information Officer, Master Corporal Jeffrey R. Hale Hale said the initial investigation...

School Teacher Pleads Guilty To Raping Student

Delaware  – Prosecutors say they secured a plea from Gary Smith, 44, of Newark, to Sexual Abuse by a Person in Position of Trust, Authority or Supervision, 1st Degree and two counts of Rape Fourth Degree....