Third-offense DUI charge for passed out driver

DOVER — A 30-year-old man was charged with third-offense DUI after being found passed out behind the wheel of a car Monday night, Dover Police spokesman Master Cpl. Mark Hoffman said. Police said Kyle Hertz was unconscious with the vehicle in reverse gear when they arrived at West North and South Queen streets at 6:11 […]

Bridgeville man charged with sixth DUI

SEAFORD — A 47-year-old Bridgeville man was arrested on a sixth DUI offense following a traffic stop Sunday night, authorities said. According to Delaware State Police, James H. Comegys Jr. was reportedly driving a Ford vehicle that was seen swerving all over the roadway near northbound Sussex Highway and Bethel Concord Road. At 7:31 p.m. […]

Fifth DUI charge for Milton woman

MILTON — A 53-year-old Milton woman was charged with a fifth offense DUI following a motor vehicle crash Friday, Delaware State Police spokeswoman Sgt. Richard Bratz said. Troopers were initially dispatched to the area of Hudson and Cave Neck roads at approximately 10:19 p.m., authorities said. Upon arrival, troopers canvassed the area and observed two […]

Vehicular assault charge follows investigation

FELTON — A 53-year-old Magnolia woman was charged with vehicular assault following a single vehicle, DUI related crash Wednesday morning, Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. According to authorities, the incident occurred at approximately 11:05 a.m., in the area of Indian Point Road and Andrew’s Lake Road. Arriving troopers located a 2000 […]

Fourth offense DUI reported in Rehoboth Beach

REHOBOTH BEACH — A 36-year-old Rehoboth Beach man was charged with a fourth offense DUI of alcohol following a traffic violation stop around 8 p.m. Wednesday night, authorities said. Justin M. Martine was driving a silver Jeep Compass that struck a curb when turning left from First Street onto Rehoboth Avenue, rupturing a tire. There […]

SoberLift ride program returns to beach for July 4 weekend

DOVER — The Delaware Office of Highway Safety is reactivating its SoberLift program, in partnership with Lyft, for the second consecutive year over the Fourth of July holiday to Delaware’s beach resort community. The program will begin on Wednesday at 4 p.m. and run through Sunday at 2 a.m., and will provide free Lyft vouchers […]

Delmar man faces vehicular assault charges in Millsboro crash

MILLSBORO — The Delaware State Police have charged a Delmar man with multiple counts of vehicular assault stemming from a DUI related crash in Millsboro on Saturday afternoon. State police public information officer Master Cpl. Michael Austin said the incident occurred at 5:10 p.m. at the intersection of Mt. Joy Road and Townsend Road, Millsboro. […]

Dagsboro police have 24/7 mobile access for bloodwork

DAGSBORO — When police are out for blood, time often is of the essence. With town council’s blessing, town of Dagsboro police now have one-hour, 24/7 mobile service when bloodwork is needed in processing driving under the influence and related incidents. The service will be provided by Lab at Seascape of Milford through a phlebotomy […]

Dover man faces fifth DUI charge, hits two pedestrians

DOVER — The Delaware State Police have arrested a Dover man with his fifth offense DUI after he struck two pedestrians, spokesman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. Cpl. Jaffe said the incident occurred Saturday at 7:14 p.m., when troopers were dispatched to North Dupont Highway and West Denneys Road for a crash involving two pedestrians. […]

Sixth DUI of alcohol for Georgetown man

BRIDGEVILLE — A 51-year-old Georgetown man was arrested on a sixth DUI of alcohol charge after a vehicle stop Friday night on Coverdale Road in the area of Millpark Drive, Delaware State Police said Saturday. Salomon V. Morales was driving a black Volkswagen Jetta when a traffic violation allegedly occurred at approximately 10:50 p.m., spokesman […]