DRE = Drug Recognition Experts There is a new trend in prosecuting drug related DUI cases. That is the Drug Recognition Expert. The State of Delaware is now occasionally using Drug Recognition Experts in DUI cases. As of the writing of this article, it is unclear what Delaware’s approach to Drug Recognition Experts will be. The purpose of a Drug Recognition Expert is to a) determine whether a suspect is impaired b) determine whether the suspect is impaired because of a medical condition or the use of drugs, and c) If impaired because of drugs, what type of drugs are […]
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Delaware DUI First Offenders Program (FOP) Effective February 1, the Delaware DUI First Offenders Program (FOP) has changed. The essential change is that the Delaware DUI First Offenders Program now makes the installation of an ignition interlock device mandatory for all first offenders. Although the ignition interlock or Delaware FOE- IID program has been available for several years, this change effectively eliminates the former DUI First Offenders Program. Delaware DUI Laws Regarding the FOE-IID Previously, a person eligible for the first offenders program could choose between the traditional first offenders program and the FOE-IID program. Under the traditional first offenders […]
Four people have been arrested following a months-long investigation into methamphetamine manufacturing around Milford, Delaware State Police said in a release today. On Friday, detectives carried out a search warrant on a residence, outbuildings, and trailers on a property in the 16000 block of Abbotts Pond Road in Milford. Two active methamphetamine labs were found, as well as methamphetamine ingredients and drug paraphernalia, Cpl. John Day said.
A 55-year-old Milford man was arrested and charged with terroristic threatening and possession of a firearm by a person prohibited following an incident at a residence in the 1000 block of Lemuel St. on Feb. 15, police said in a release today. Detective Dwight Young said that an investigation revealed Anthony E. King had multiple shotguns and a rifle at his residence and that he stated he was going to kill everyone in the State Service Center Building in Milford because he was denied benefits.
Dover, Del. — State Police are investigating the robbery of a South Dover liquor store that occurred yesterday evening. The incident occurred at approximately 10 p.m. as two suspects, one armed with a handgun, entered the Airport Discount Liquors located at 1148 South Bay Road.