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Above are Officers Maria Schokman & PO Christine Wolfrom participating with attendees at the Newark Halloween Parade! Over the past two weeks, Delaware Probation and Parole Officers from around the state spent their free time monitoring community events for high-risk sex offenders. Officers participated in multiple parades, festivals, and...READ MORE »
On October 8, 2016, 8 Lodge 10 officers participated in the 6th annual “Dewey Goes Pink,” a 5k in Dewey Beach, Delaware which raises funds for the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition. The group, organized by Patricia DiJiacomo, included Faith Leies, Marihelen DiMatteo, Diana DeBenedictis, Tammy Jackson, Melissa Kearney, Andrea Sullivan and Lauren...READ MORE »
The Delaware State Police Sussex County Drug Unit has arrested five people after the culmination of a four month long investigation into illegal drug sales from two separate residences . On Tuesday October 4, 2016 around 7:40 a.m., the Sussex County Drug Unit with the assistance of the Sussex County Governor’s Task Force, Delaware State...READ MORE »
August 31st, 2016 On 8/30/2016, Governor Markell officially signed Delaware House Bill 363 into law. Sponsored by Representatives: Larry Mitchell, Ruth Briggs King, Pete Schwartzkopf, Tim Dukes, Valorie Longhurst, Trey Paradee, Danny Short, and Dave Wilson, as well as Senators Bob Marshall, Bruce Ennis, Ernie Lopez, and Bryan Townsend; House Bill...READ MORE »
Wilmington, DE: Over the past week, we all have seen the divide between law enforcement and the community continue to grow across the country! However, here in the city they call "Murdertown, USA" one Delaware Probation and Parole Officer is seeking to prevent that divide. When Senior Probation Officer Amy Shannon left her home on Monday...READ MORE »
On June 9th, Law Enforcement Officers, from around the participated in the 30th Annual Delaware Law Enforcement Torch Run, benefiting Delaware Special Olympics. FOP Lodge 10: Delaware Probation and Parole, were proud to sponsor 30 runners for this years event. However, many more Probation Officers participated at their own expense. This just goes...READ MORE »
At the last General Membership Meeting, a motion to create a FOP Lodge 10 Challenge Coin was approved. The membership present agreed upon the above designs. The Coins have been ordered and are scheduled for delivery by the first week of June. The Silver Coin will be given to each officer free of charge. The coin is a way for the FOP to recognize...READ MORE »
Kent and Sussex County- On May 11th 2016, members of the Delaware State Police Sussex Drug Unit (SDU), Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE), and the Sussex County Attorney General’s Office concluded a two year long investigation of a criminal organization which engaged in large scale heroin distribution and money laundering. Delaware...READ MORE »
FOP President Todd Mumford and PO2 Churchill May 4th, 2016, Dover, DE: Today PO2, Josh Churchill was recognized by the Delaware Department of Corrections for being named Probation Officer of the Year. Brother Churchill works in the Georgetown Probation Officer monitoring a Level 3 DV Caseload and is also a member of the Departments Correctional...READ MORE »
May 4th, 2016: Dover- On a cold and rainy day in Dover, law enforcement officers from around the state gathered on The Green outside Legislative Hall to pay homage to those officers who have made the ultimate sacrifice. The service was highlighted by speakers from the FOP, DSTA, COPS, the State Legislature, Attorney General Matt Denn, and Governor...READ MORE »

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