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Brother Robert Willoughby has retired after 21 years with Probation and Parole. Brother Willoughby was introduced to Probation and Parole in 1993 when he was working as an account technician for the Office of Court Collection Enforcement at the former Pine Street location. He became a probation officer on February 1 st , 1999. Brother Willoughby...READ MORE »
"National University, a veteran-founded nonprofit, is proud to support public safety professionals who protect and serve our communities every day. To show our appreciation for the work that you do, we’re committed to providing affordable, accessible education to public safety professionals like you who want to advance their careers and reach...READ MORE »
Laurel- On July 22, 2020, while conducting a field operation Probation Officers detected evidence of possible drug manufacturing at the residence of Troy Abner, 55. Probation officers then contacted Sussex Governor’s Task Force (GTF), a joint task force of probation offices and troopers, to assist in initiating a search warrant. GTF with the...READ MORE »
On July 14, 2020, members of the Wilmington Safe Streets Task Force arrested a Newark man and recovered a loaded 9mm handgun as well as a 5.56 semi-automatic rifle. Click on the link for the story. MORE »
On April 22nd, officers assigned to the Wilmington Operation Safe Streets Task Force arrested an Elsmere man who was in possession of a loaded .40 caliber handgun. For details, please click on the link to article below. MORE »
On March 16, 2020, members of the Wilmington Safe Streets Task Force make an arrest after finding a loaded 9mm handgun and marijuana during a vehicle stop. This led to the further recovery of weapons, ammunition and marijuana. For further information, please clink on the link below. MORE »
03/11/2020- A Wilmington man, who is probation, was arrested by members of the Governor's Task Force after they observed him dealing heroin and fentanyl. For article, click on link below. MORE »
On January 10, 2020, Probation and Parole officers joined Dover Police and Delaware State Police in a raid that was devised to curtail rising violence in Dover. For article, please click on link below. MORE »
On January 2, 2020, a probationer was found to be in possession of 10 bags of heroin, ammunition and an AK-47. To read article, click on the link below. MORE »
On January 6, 2020, collaboration between Dover Police and Wilmington Police resulted in the recovery of a gun from a probationer. Delaware Probation and Parole officers were later able to recover a stolen gun and 15 bags of heroin from the probationer's residence. To read article, click on the link below. MORE »