Police & Fire

Police Chief Committed to Community Involvement

by Terry Rogers   Chief Kenneth Brown of the Milford Police Department took the position after Chief Keith Hudson retired in early 2016. Within months of taking over the department, the Baltimore riots over the death of Freddie Gray erupted, putting...

Man Apprehended By Marshals’ Task Force

On 04/27/2020, The U.S. Marshals' First State Fugitive Task Force located and apprehended Joel Weche, 32 of Milford, DE, at a residence off of Beaver Dam Rd. Ellendale. Weche was wanted out of Milford PD for a Reckless...

Fire Companies Salutes Healthcare Workers

The Carlisle Fire Company members and families, along with members, families and apparatus from the Farmington, Harrington, Frederica, Leipsic, Greenwood, Memorial, Houston, Milton, South Bowers, Ellendale Fire Companies, Sussex County Paramedics and Delaware State Fire School traveled to the...

MPD Grateful for Donations During COVID-19

by Terry Rogers   As first responders, many police officers must get within six feet of someone they need to question, a car they need to stop or while dealing with an unruly suspect who may attempt to flee. Milford Police...

Police Station Referendum Postponed indefinitely

CANCELATION NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THE            Public Hearing on March 23, 2020 & Special Borrowing Election tentatively scheduled on April 25, 2020 FOR THE AUTHORIZATION TO ISSUE GENERAL OBLIGATION BONDS, IN AN AMOUNT NOT TO EXCEED $18,500,000,...

Charged After Striking Two People With Vehicle

On 03.07.2020 at approximatley 3:11 pm, officers from the Milford Police Department's Patrol Division responded to the parking lot of Walmart on North DuPont Boulevard (US Rt 113) to a report of two people being struck by a vehicle....

Man suspected of kidnapping attempt

On 03.06.2020 Milford Police were notified about a dark red or maroon work style fan, possibly a Ford Econoline, that attempted to communicate with a student walking to school in the area of North Street and Northwest 2nd Street....

Fugitive Apprehended With Drugs

On 03/03/2020 at approximately 1:20 p.m., Corey Mitchell, 26 of Lincoln, DE, was apprehended by the Milford Police Department Drug Unit and US Marshals First State Fugitive Task Force with assistance on the Milford Police Department Patrol Division. ...

Milford Man Arrested For Burglary

On 02/28/2020 at approximately 9:17 p.m., The Milford Police Department Patrol Division responded to the 1000 block of North Walnut St, Kent County, Milford, Delaware in reference to a burglary. Upon arrival, officers learned that there was damage to...

City Seeks $18.5M for Police Station

by Terry Rogers  On Monday, February 24, Milford City Council discussed several funding options for a new police station. Council looked at the options of whether  to use money from electric reserves toward the station or whether to issue bonds...
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Oil spill has potential for serious effects, UD expert says

There’s potential for “some very serious consequences” from this week’s oil spill on Sussex County beaches, a University of...

Milford Students Adapting to In-School Learning

by Terry Rogers     Since starting the process of bringing students into school buildings for a hybrid version of in-person teaching, Milford School District administrators say...

DNREC continues to clean oil spill

by Terry Rogers    On Monday, October 19, the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) announced that they were in the process of...

Milford City Council Sets Timeline for Police Station Referendum

by Terry Rogers     On Monday, September 28, Milford City Council approved a timeline for a referendum designed to cover the cost of a new police...

Kidz Ink Opening in Milford Wellness Village

by Terry Rogers    Chief Administrator Aretha Kitson is excited to open a new daycare facility in the Milford Wellness Village. The facility held open houses...
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