Latest Police Updates

May 14th, 2018

On Saturday afternoon (05/12/18) officers from the Rehoboth Beach Police Department responded to a personal injury accident in which a motorcycle was struck by a vehicle at the intersection of King Charles Avenue and Hickman Street. At around 2:30pm, Jack Sampson, 33, of Rehoboth Beach, Del. was...

May 3rd, 2018

Greg Tietmeyer, a dispatcher with the Rehoboth Beach Police Department, recently received an ED-Q certification from the International Academies of Emergency Dispatch (IAED). To be certified, Tietmeyer met eligibility requirements which included a combination of experience, education and...

April 30th, 2018

In just half a day on Saturday, April 28, the Rehoboth Beach Police Department collected 86 pounds of prescription drugs as part of Drug Take Back Day. “It’s a good indicator of how much surplus medication is out there,” said Chief Keith Banks. Officers send the medications to be incinerated, which...

April 23rd, 2018

The Rehoboth Beach Police Department recognized officers and employees during its annual awards banquet April 12. The banquet, which took place at The Greene Turtle in Rehoboth, was attended by personnel and their families, including city and state officials and friends of the department. “...

April 17th, 2018

A longtime member of the Rehoboth Beach Police Department, Sergeant Benjamin Mitchell, has ended his watch over the community, as he recently retired from the force. Mitchell retired March 18 after 30 years of serving the City of Rehoboth Beach. His time with the department had him assigned as a...

April 17th, 2018

The Rehoboth Beach Police Department announces the return of the collaborative effort with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), state and local law enforcement, to support the National Prescription Take-Back Initiative. The National Take-Back Initiative provides an opportunity for the public...

March 27th, 2018

Evan R. Mock, 30, of Lewes, Del. was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol and any drug, as well as, failing to stop for police, a felony, after a Rehoboth Beach Police officer attempted to stop him for committing multiple traffic violations. On Sunday (03/25/18) at around 1:40am, an...

December 26th, 2017

Cruz Ramos, 26, of Rehoboth, Del. was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol and failing to stop for police, a felony, after a Rehoboth Beach Police officer attempted to stop him for disregarding a stop sign and he fled through multiple residential blocks of the south side of the city...

November 11th, 2017

John C. Fisher, 54, of Dover, Del. was arrested for burglarizing a vacant residence in the first block of Sussex Street following a day long investigation by Rehoboth Beach Police. On Friday (11/10/17) at around 3:30pm, the Rehoboth Beach Police responded to a report of a burglary at a residence in...

September 28th, 2017

Come join us on October 4th, 2017 at 2:00pm at the Rehoboth Beach Public Library as everyone is invited to come share their thoughts and enjoy casual conversation with the officers serving your community.

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