SOCIAL MEDIA HELPS DETECTIVES ARREST BURGLARY SUSPECTS

Detectives from the New Castle County Division of Police have arrested 25-year-old William Rodriguez Jr. and 46-year-old William Rodriguez Sr. in connection with a Burglary that occurred on the unit block of Naamans Rd.

(Wilmington, DE 19810) Tuesday (November 13th) Officers from the New Castle County Division of Police were dispatched to a Burglary report that occurred at the unit block of  Naamans Rd. The suspect obtained several items, including a credit card. The card was later used at a Wawa in Essington, Pennsylvania (near the Philadelphia airport).

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A photo was captured of the suspect and was then posted to New Castle County Division of Police social media sites requesting assistance with identification. Detectives received numerous tips identifying 25-year-old William Rodriguez Jr. as the subject in the photo. Further investigation resulted in the identification of 46-year-old William Rodriguez Sr. as an accomplice of this crime. As of Monday (December 12), both William Rodriguez Jr and William Rodriguez Sr. have been apprehended.

 

 

 

William Rodriguez Sr. was charged with one count of felony Burglary in the Second Degree, one charge of felony Theft, one count of Conspiracy in the Second Degree, and one charge of misdemeanor Criminal Mischief. William Rodriguez Sr. was arraigned by the Justice of the Peace Court 2 and is currently being held at Gander Hill in lieu of $9,000 cash bail.

William Rodriguez Jr.was charged with one count of misdemeanor Receiving Stolen Property. William Rodriguez Jr.was arraigned by the Justice of the Peace Court 2 and was released on $500 unsecured bail.

 

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William Rodriguez Sr.

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William Rodriguez Jr.

If you or someone you know is a victim of a crime call the New Castle County Division of Police Non-Emergency line at 302-573-2800, for emergency dial 911.

NEW CASTLE DIVISION OF POLICE RECEIVES JOSEPH R. “BEAU” BIDEN OUTSTANDING CRIMINAL JUSTICE PROGRAM AWARD

Yesterday (December 10, 2018) the New Castle County Division of Police received the Joseph R. “Beau” Biden Outstanding Criminal Justice Program Award. 

New Castle County Division of Police established a program with Connections teaming a Police Officer with a Mental Health professional.
This program has provided services for people who suffer from mental health illnesses as well as their families.

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New Castle County Division of Police Colonel Bond addresses the Criminal Justice Council.

“I am extremely grateful for the partnership with Connections as we’ve shown this to be an excellent model that can transform the lives of those suffering from mental illness.  We look forward to expanding this program to reach and help others who are in need. This program is consistent with the spirit of Beau Biden which is quite simple… do all that you can do to help others.” , stated Colonel Vaughn M. Bond, Jr.

The Police Connections Alliance team started on 02/27/2018 and since then, they assessed  543 individuals with mental illness (MI) or co-occurring mental illness and substance abuse (CMISA) disorders. Together 54 individuals were diverted away from incarceration, 287 were referred to additional services, and 101 individuals were followed up with, via phone or in person on a regular basis.

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From left to right: Connections Chief Operating Officer Chris Devaney, New Castle County Executive Matt Meyer, New Castle County Division of Police Colonel Bond, Captain Treadwell, Officer First Class Kearns, Lisa Shaffer LPCMH, Sara Marotta MA MHC, and New Castle County Grant Coordinator Lori Kane.

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GOLD ALERT ISSUED FOR MISSING BEAR WOMAN-MEGAN HOLMES

New Castle County Division of Police is currently searching for 27-year-old Megan Holmes.

(Bear, De 19701) Earlier today  (Dec 5), officers from the New Castle County Division of Police were dispatched to the unit block of Cheer Court, in the community of Lums Pond Estates III  for a Missing Persons Report. When they arrived on scene the officers were contacted by family members.  The officers then learned that 27-year-old Megan Holmes left the residence after making statements that caused a concern for her welfare.

Megan Holmes is described as a white female, 5’6”, 170 lbs. Clothing description is unknown at this time. Megan Holmes left the residence in a 2004 Nissan Quest DE-767219

Police are asking anyone with information on the whereabouts of Megan Holmes to please contact the New Castle County Division of Police by dialing (302) 573-2800 or visit our website at http://www.NCCPD.com, or (IM) on the New Castle County Police Facebook page.

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Megan Holmes

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NEW CASTLE COUNTY DIVISION OF POLICE CAR STOP YIELDS HEROIN SEIZURE

(Newcastle, DE 19720) Yesterday, (November 28) members of the New Castle County Division of Police Mobile Enforcement Team established surveillance in the area of the Route 9 Corridor near the community of Holloway Terrace.

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William Stewart was charged with two counts of felony Possession with Intent to Deliver a Controlled Substance with an Aggravating Factor, three counts of misdemeanor possession of a Controlled Substance with an Aggravating Factor, one count of misdemeanor Failure to Have Required Insurance, Driving While Suspended and Failure to Signal.

William Stewart was arraigned by Justice of the Peace Court 2 and released after posting $12,002.00 secured bond.

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NEW CASTLE COUNTY DIVISION OF POLICE SEEK PUBLIC’S ASSISTANCE IN IDENTIFYING BURGLARY SUSPECT

(Wilmington, DE 19810) The New Castle County Division of Police is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the subject in the photograph.

The subject in the photograph is suspected to be responsible for a felony Burglary which occurred on the unit block of Naamans Rd, last Tuesday (November 13th).  The suspect obtained several items, including a credit card. The card was used at a Wawa in Essington, Pennsylvania (near the Philadelphia airport). 

If you can identify this suspect or have any information regarding this investigation please contact Detective Fitzpatrick at (302)395-2815 or brooks.fitzpatrick@newcastlede.gov@newcastlede.gov or by calling the New Castle County Police non-emergency number at 302-573-2800. Citizens can also submit a tip via our website at http://www.nccpd.com. Tipsters may also call Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333 or visit us on Facebook (IM) at New Castle County Police Department.

 

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