New Castle County Courthouse

(credit: Delaware State Police)

Juvenile Escapee Sought In Wilmington

The search is on for a 17-year-old from Wilmington who escaped from a transport van while it was stopped at the New Castle County Detention Center on Tuesday.


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Son Of Delaware Courthouse Gunman Remains In Custody

A former Delaware optometrist will remain in custody pending a detention hearing on charges that he conspired with his family over several years to torment and stalk his ex-wife following a bitter divorce and custody battle that culminated in her death in a courthouse shooting.



Delaware Officials Release Body Of Courthouse Shooter

More than six weeks after a Texas man killed his former daughter-in-law and another woman at a Delaware courthouse before taking his own life, the state medical examiner has released his body.


Bomb threat forces evacuation of New Castle County Courthouse on February 26, 2013. (credit: Adam Wohlman)

Bomb Threat Forces Evacuation Of New Castle County Courthouse

The New Castle County Courthouse in Delaware was evacuated Tuesday due to a bomb threat.



Wilmington Courthouse Shooter Had Brain Tumor

A former New Jersey police officer who killed his ex-daughter-in-law and another woman at a Delaware courthouse before fatally shooting himself was diagnosed more than 20 years ago with a brain tumor.


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Hundreds Gather To Remember Del. Courthouse Shooting Victim

Funeral Services were held Saturday for one of the victims of the New Castle County Courthouse shooting.


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Son of Wilmington Courthouse Gunman Waives His Own Bail Hearing

David Matusiewicz was taken into federal custody on probation violations shortly after his ex-wife and her friend were gunned down by his father.



Son Of Wilmington Courthouse Gunman Expected In Court Today

The charges against David Matusiewicz are prosaic — suspected of being in Maryland when he said he was in New Jersey — but authorities are investigating his role in the murder of his ex-wife Christine Belford and her friend Laura Mulford, shot by his father Thomas Matusiewicz.



Family Member Of Accused Gunman In Delaware Courthouse Shooting Speaks Out

“I was absolutely floored and still am,” said Jill Matusiewicz Gohr.


(Credit: Wilmington Mayor's Office)

Delaware Courthouse Reopens With ‘Free Hugs And Coffee’

Just days after a deadly shooting shut down the New Castle County Courthouse, the building reopened on Thursday – with some uplifting freebies.


Laura Beth Mulford

Education Fund Created For Children Of Wilmington Courthouse Shooting Victim

An education fund has been set up for the two children of Laura Beth Mulford, one of two victims of Monday’s courthouse shooting in Wilmington, Delaware.


New Castle County Courthouse (credit: Jenn Bernstein)

Official IDs Gunman In Deadly Delaware Courthouse Shooting

A law enforcement official has confirmed that the gunman in a shooting at a Delaware courthouse Monday that left three dead was the ex-father-in-law of one of the victims.


Delaware Courthouse Shooting (credit: Adam Wohlman)

3 Dead, 2 Officers Wounded In Delaware Courthouse Shooting

According to the Delaware State Police, three people were killed, including the suspected gunman, after a gunfight erupted inside the lobby of the New Castle County Courthouse Monday morning. Two Capitol police officers were wounded during the shootout.