POLICE INVESTIGATE SHOOTING IN THE COMMUNITY OF BROOKHAVEN 

 (Newark, DE 19711) Earlier tonight (Mar 30) at approximately 8:15 p.m., patrol officers from the New Castle County Division of Police were dispatched to the area of the parkland on Green Ridge Drive, in the community of Brookhaven, for the report of a shooting just occurred.  

When the units arrived they found a 16-year-old male victim who was suffering from a gunshot wound to his upper torso.  He was transported to a local area hospital where was listed in stable condition. 

Detectives from the New Castle Division of Police Criminal Investigations Unit arrived at the scene and assumed the investigation.   

This is an active and ongoing investigation, additional updates to follow.

If you have any information and/or video pertaining to this investigation, please contact Detective Christopher Rau at 302-395-8110 or Christopher.Rau@newcastlede.gov. 

Citizens can text a tip anonymously, simply by texting the number 847411 keyword: NCCDE. You 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. 

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GOLD ALERT ISSUED FOR WILMINGTON MALE: ROMERO ROBINSON

The New Castle County Division of Police is currently searching for 16-year-old, Romero Robinson.

(Wilmington, DE 19801) Earlier today (Mar 30), officers from the New Castle County Division of Police were dispatched to Denham Road, in the community of Knollwood, for a missing person report. Upon their arrival, the officers learned that 16-year-old Romero Robinson had left the residence.  People at the residence reported that as he was leaving, he had made statements to them that caused a concern for his welfare.

Romero Robinson is a 5’9”, black male, approximately 150lbs, with black hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a gray Nike “bubble” coat and blue jeans.  He was last seen walking down Balfour Ave.

Police are asking anyone with information on the whereabouts of Romero Robinson 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.

Romero Robinson

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MEDIA ALERT: NEW CASTLE COUNTY DIVISION OF POLICE GRADUATES THE 46TH RECRUIT CLASS.

(New Castle, DE 19720) Due to the COVID-19 virus pandemic, the police graduation that had been planned for last Thursday was canceled.  Instead, a private swearing-in ceremony was held at the New Castle County Public Safety Building.

We recognize that this was a proud day for our graduating recruits, as well as their friends and family. It was very disappointing for us to make these changes, but current circumstances dictated our decisions.  Attendance was kept to a bare minimum so that proper social distancing could be maintained.

Graduating officers for New Castle County Division of Police were:

Terrance Berry

Bruce Breithaupt

Severino Butera-Adesso

Kaitlyn Carpinone

Dakota Diksa

Matthew Hertsenberg

Kourtney Kluczynski

Kyle Livesay

Jason Nichols

Megan O’Donnell

Nicholas Ogbin

Gaven Plump

Lawrence Schollenberger

 

For New Castle City Police:

Anthony Massello, Jr

Brandon Ruiz

Joe Shanahan

For Capitol Police:

John Mastrobuono, Jr

Curtis Rogers, Jr

For Delaware Natural Resources Environmental Control (Fish and Wildlife):

Callie Crouse

For Delaware Natural Resources Environmental Control (Parks) 

Austin Bergeron

Darius Miri

 

(New Castle, DE 19720) Due to the COVID-19 virus pandemic, the police graduation that had been planned for last Thursday was canceled.  Instead, a private swearing-in ceremony was held at the New Castle County Public Safety Building.

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