Crime Alert: Thefts from Motor Vehicles Naamans Apartments, Woodstream Garden Apartments and Woodlawn Apartments

The New Castle County Police are currently searching for suspects involved in a rash of thefts from motor vehicles in the Claymont area.

Claymont, Del.-19703 Last night, County Police responded to Naamans Apartments, Woodstream Garden Apartments, and Woodlawn Apartments for the report of a number of thefts from cars.

Officers were able to locate surveillance video and observed a group of teens entering the unsecured vehicles.  The preliminary investigation revealed a dark colored sedan with Delaware registration may also be involved.

Residents are reminded to PARK SMART by locking your vehicle, securing or removing any valuables and taking your keys with you.

Police are asking anyone with information to please contact the New Castle County Police by dialing (302) 573-2800 or visit our website at

Tipsters may also call Delaware Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333 or visit us on Facebook at New Castle County Police Department.

Citizens with the smartphone application are encouraged to use the “submit tip” tab to submit tips.  Select a topic by using the “drop down” and complete the tip by “clicking” submit.  The New Castle County Smartphone Application is free to download and available for all iPhone and Android smartphones.