Latest Police Updates

April 30th, 2017

Leopoldo C. Diaz, 29, of Laurel, Del., was contacted by police Friday afternoon when an officer observed him driving a vehicle with an open container of alcohol in the area of Rehoboth Avenue and the Boardwalk. While in custody, officers learned that Diaz had multiple felony warrants for his arrest...

April 23rd, 2017

The Rehoboth Beach Police Department is issuing a crime advisory in regards to a recent string of counterfeit money crimes responsible for costing local retail businesses along the Rehoboth Avenue corridor hundreds of dollars. On the evening of Saturday, April 22nd, 2017, officers responded to...

March 30th, 2017

Vernell D. Armwood, 33, of Seaford, Del., was arrested Wednesday night in Rehoboth Beach on an outstanding warrant for his failure to appear in court on traffic related charges. At the time of his arrest, Armwood had in his possession marijuana and associated drug paraphernalia. On March 29th, 2017...

March 6th, 2017

John J. Castaldo, 51, of Salisbury, Md., was arrested Sunday after he used a steak knife to cut out and remove a section of the sign attached to the fence enclosing the new Dogfish Head Brewings & Eats building being constructed in the 300 block of Rehoboth Avenue. On March 5th, 2017, just...

March 6th, 2017

Jeffery A. Startt, Jr., 33, of Smyrna, Del., was arrested just after midnight Monday for assaulting a female outside the Purple Parrot Grill located in the 100 block of Rehoboth Avenue. On March 6th, 2017, just after midnight, the Rehoboth Beach Police were called to the Brighton Suites Hotel,...

February 10th, 2017

In an effort to provide better initial medical response to opioid induced overdose incidents, the Rehoboth Beach Police Department recently received five Naloxone Kits from the Delaware Office of Emergency Medical Services. An officer from each shift will be issued a kit to carry while on patrol to...

January 31st, 2017

Leonard F. Stielper, 45, of Lewes, Del. was arrested for a third offense charge of driving under the influence of alcohol, a felony, after being stopped by Rehoboth Beach Police for committing a traffic violation. On Monday (01/30/17) evening at around 9:15pm, a Rehoboth Beach police officer on...

January 23rd, 2017

Logan H. Conklin, 26, of Rehoboth Beach, Del., was arrested Sunday on active warrants stemming from a theft investigation that began back in April. On April 28th, 2016, the Rehoboth Beach Police were contact by the manager of the The Pond, located on South First Street in Rehoboth Beach, Del. The...

October 27th, 2016

Justin A. Davis, 17, of Millsboro, Del. was arrested Wednesday (10/26/16) evening after his involvement in an altercation near the Rehoboth Beach Bandstand which led to him threatening Anthony R. Merlo-Tijerino, 19, of Lincoln, Del. with a knife. Merlo-Tijerino was also arrested for his involvement...

October 27th, 2016

Justin A. Davis, 17, of Millsboro, Del. was arrested Wednesday evening after his involvement in an altercation near the Rehoboth Beach Bandstand which led to him threatening Anthony R. Merlo-Tijerino, 19, of Lincoln, Del. with a knife. Merlo-Tijerino was also arrested for his involvement in the...

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