ICE Headline News Feed by State - Delaware https://www.ice.gov/ ICE Headline News Feed by State en Copyright 2020 Fri, 07 May 2021 18:28:55 -0400 ICE HSI Wilmington and Delaware U.S. Attorney's Office recover most rare stolen Christopher Columbus letter https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-hsi-wilmington-and-delaware-us-attorneys-office-recover-most-rare-stolen Following a lengthy investigation by HSI, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Delaware, and the Italian Carabinieri Command for Protection of Cultural Heritage, investigators determined that, sometime in or around 1875, the Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana in Venice, Italy acquired a copy of the Columbus Letter-Plannck I, described above. At an unknown time between 1985 and 1988, the Columbus Letter-Plannck I was stolen from the Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana. ICE HSI Wilmington and Delaware U.S. Attorney's Office recover most rare stolen Christopher Columbus letter https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-hsi-wilmington-and-delaware-us-attorneys-office-recover-most-rare-stolen Wed, 01/22/2020 - 09:45 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Delaware Delaware man convicted again on child pornography charges https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/delaware-man-convicted-again-child-pornography-charges According to court records and evidence presented at trial, on Oct. 5, 2017, authorities executed a search warrant at the home of Thomas Noble, 71, in New Castle, Delaware. When they arrived, officers found Noble's personal computer actively downloading child pornography files through a peer-to-peer file sharing network called BitTorrent. A forensic examination of Noble's computer found hundreds of files of child pornography. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/delaware-man-convicted-again-child-pornography-charges Mon, 10/28/2019 - 17:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Delaware ICE HSI Wilmington Delaware Christopher Columbus letter probe to be featured on 60 Minutes https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-hsi-wilmington-delaware-christopher-columbus-letter-probe-be-featured-60-minutes Since September 2011, HSI has been conducting an international cultural property investigation relating to several historically significant, printed letters authored by explorer Christopher Columbus during his return trip from the New World in 1493. ICE HSI Wilmington Delaware Christopher Columbus letter probe to be featured on 60 Minutes , ICE HSI Wilmington Delaware Christopher Columbus letter probe to be featured on 60 Minutes , ICE HSI Wilmington Delaware Christopher Columbus letter probe to be featured on 60 Minutes https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-hsi-wilmington-delaware-christopher-columbus-letter-probe-be-featured-60-minutes Fri, 10/18/2019 - 16:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Delaware Wilmington man sentenced to prison for producing child pornography https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/wilmington-man-sentenced-prison-producing-child-pornography Miguel Pagan, 37, pleaded guilty to one count of possessing child pornography on April 25, 2018. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/wilmington-man-sentenced-prison-producing-child-pornography Wed, 07/25/2018 - 15:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Delaware Delaware man sentenced to prison for production of child pornography https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/delaware-man-sentenced-prison-production-child-pornography Daniel Arthur Hill, 30, pleaded guilty to two counts of production of child pornography on Nov. 9, 2017. A U.S. District Judge from the District of Delaware sentenced Hill to serve 300 months in prison followed by 15 years of supervised release. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/delaware-man-sentenced-prison-production-child-pornography Mon, 07/23/2018 - 10:30 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Delaware Delaware man sentenced to nearly 4 years in child pornography case https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/delaware-man-sentenced-nearly-4-years-child-pornography-case John B. Alwood, 54, of Lewes, Delaware, was sentenced to 40 months in federal prison followed by 10 years of supervised release. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/delaware-man-sentenced-nearly-4-years-child-pornography-case Thu, 04/05/2018 - 13:15 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Delaware 56 riflescopes/combat optics seized during joint operation https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/56-riflescopescombat-optics-seized-during-joint-operation HSI and Department of Commerce OEE Special Agents partner to address vulnerabilities in the export sector and work to conduct Project Shield America (PSA) outreach presentations to certain “reshipper” businesses that are unique to Delaware.  Scope Overview , Scope Closeup https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/56-riflescopescombat-optics-seized-during-joint-operation Fri, 12/22/2017 - 16:30 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Delaware Delaware man pleads guilty in child pornography case https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/delaware-man-pleads-guilty-child-pornography-case John B. Alwood, 54,  was identified by HSI Delaware as having accessed an online conferencing application in order to gain sexual gratification by viewing child pornography with other men. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/delaware-man-pleads-guilty-child-pornography-case Mon, 12/18/2017 - 16:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Delaware HSI Special Agent featured in CNN documentary https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/hsi-special-agent-featured-cnn-documentary “Declassified: Untold Stories of American Spies” is a CNN Original Series hosted by former U.S. Rep. Mike Rogers. Each week, the series highlights true stories of America’s covert operations with first-person accounts told by the agents who lived it. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/hsi-special-agent-featured-cnn-documentary Tue, 09/05/2017 - 10:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Delaware Delaware man indicted on child exploitation charges https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/delaware-man-indicted-child-exploitation-charges Scott C. Foster, 37, made his initial appearance before a federal magistrate judge on April 24, 2017, where his federal indictment was unsealed. Foster allegedly used a fake Facebook account under the name of “Chase Reacher” to harass, threaten, and coerce minor females into making and sending sexually explicit photographs. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/delaware-man-indicted-child-exploitation-charges Fri, 04/28/2017 - 11:45 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Delaware Chinese national sentenced to 30 months for smuggling sensitive technologies to China https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/chinese-national-sentenced-30-months-smuggling-sensitive-technologies-china On June 16, 2015, Kan Chen, 26, of Ningbo, China, in Zhejiang Province, was arrested by HSI special agents on the Northern Mariana Island of Saipan following an eight-month investigation into his illegal conduct and has remained in custody. Chinese national sentenced to 30 months for smuggling sensitive technologies to China https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/chinese-national-sentenced-30-months-smuggling-sensitive-technologies-china Wed, 06/29/2016 - 13:45 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Delaware Secret Service officer charged federally for child pornography https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/secret-service-officer-charged-federally-child-pornography Lee Robert Moore, 37, was employed by the U.S. Secret Service-Uniformed Division and was assigned to the White House at the time of his arrest, Nov. 9, 2015, and has remained in custody since that time. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/secret-service-officer-charged-federally-child-pornography Wed, 12/02/2015 - 19:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Delaware Former priest, Navy chaplain pleads guilty to child pornography charges https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/former-priest-navy-chaplain-pleads-guilty-child-pornography-charges John Thomas Matthew Lee, 50, of Millsboro, Delaware, pleaded guilty before Chief U.S. District Court Judge Leonard P. Stark of the District of Delaware. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/former-priest-navy-chaplain-pleads-guilty-child-pornography-charges Mon, 11/16/2015 - 08:30 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Delaware Man living at in-home daycare pleads guilty to child pornography charges https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/man-living-home-daycare-pleads-guilty-child-pornography-charges Carl McBride, age 50, of Claymont, Delaware, faces a mandatory minimum sentence of at least five years and up to 20 years, in prison, a fine of up to $250,000, and a term of supervised release of at least five years to life following his prison sentence. He also will be required to register as a sex offender in any jurisdiction in which he resides, works or attends school. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/man-living-home-daycare-pleads-guilty-child-pornography-charges Thu, 09/10/2015 - 11:45 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Delaware US airman sentenced to 6 years for child pornography https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/us-airman-sentenced-6-years-child-pornography Sean Mooney served as a senior airman stationed at Dover Air Force Base, Delaware, when he was arrested by HSI special agents with assistance from OSI officials in January 2014 for charges of enticing a minor and transporting child pornography. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/us-airman-sentenced-6-years-child-pornography Thu, 08/27/2015 - 10:15 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Delaware Registered sex offender sentenced to over 21 years in prison https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/registered-sex-offender-sentenced-over-21-years-prison Rogelio “Roger” Cordero, 58, of New Castle, Delaware, will also be required to continue to register as a sex offender in any jurisdiction in which he lives, works or attends school. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/registered-sex-offender-sentenced-over-21-years-prison Fri, 07/31/2015 - 17:30 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Delaware ICE Wilmington recognizes law enforcement partnerships https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-wilmington-recognizes-law-enforcement-partnerships Special Agent in Charge John Kelleghan presented the annual HSI "Exemplary Partnership Award" to Delaware Child Predator Task Force/Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force (ICAC) members for their combined efforts to investigate a group of registered child sex offenders in Delaware involved in the distribution and production of child pornography. HSI Wilmington recognizes law enforcement partnerships https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/ice-wilmington-recognizes-law-enforcement-partnerships Mon, 03/16/2015 - 10:30 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Delaware Repeat sex offender sentenced to 35 years for producing, distributing child pornography https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/repeat-sex-offender-sentenced-35-years-producing-distributing-child-pornography Harry K. Roche, 44, of Millsboro, Delaware, was also sentenced to a lifetime of supervised release following his prison sentence and will be required to continue to register as a sex offender in any place he lives, works or attends school. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/repeat-sex-offender-sentenced-35-years-producing-distributing-child-pornography Wed, 01/21/2015 - 19:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Delaware Former bank vice president sentenced for attempted online enticement of a minor https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/former-bank-vice-president-sentenced-attempted-online-enticement-minor Kirk Simmons, 60, of Newark, Delaware, was also ordered to serve five years of supervised release following his prison sentence and register as a sex offender. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/former-bank-vice-president-sentenced-attempted-online-enticement-minor Mon, 08/11/2014 - 20:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Delaware Registered child sex offender sentenced to prison for receipt of child pornography https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/registered-child-sex-offender-sentenced-prison-receipt-child-pornography William Zimmerman was also sentenced to 10 years of supervised release following his prison sentence. He also will be required to continue to register as a sex offender in any jurisdiction in which he lives, works, or attends school. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/registered-child-sex-offender-sentenced-prison-receipt-child-pornography Tue, 04/22/2014 - 00:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Delaware Child sex offender pleads guilty to production, distribution of child pornography https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/child-sex-offender-pleads-guilty-production-distribution-child-pornography Harry K. Roche, 43, was convicted in 2003 in Delaware of using a computer to depict a child engaging in a prohibited sexual act and possession of child pornography, which involved Roche producing sexually explicit images of children in his Magnolia apartment. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/child-sex-offender-pleads-guilty-production-distribution-child-pornography Tue, 03/04/2014 - 00:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Delaware Former bank vice president pleads guilty to child exploitation charges https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/former-bank-vice-president-pleads-guilty-child-exploitation-charges Kirk A. Simmons, 59, faces a mandatory minimum sentence of 10 years and a maximum sentence of life in prison. He also faces a fine of up to $250,000 and a term of supervised release following his prison sentence of at least five years to life. Simmons also will be required to register as a sex offender in any U.S. jurisdiction in which he lives, works or attends school. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/former-bank-vice-president-pleads-guilty-child-exploitation-charges Wed, 02/26/2014 - 00:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Delaware Football coach sentenced to 10 years for child exploitation crimes https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/football-coach-sentenced-10-years-child-exploitation-crimes Using the screen name "mikecoach73," Michael J. Barndt engaged in a series of explicit online chat conversations with an undercover special agent. Special agents seized his smartphone after his arrest and upon forensic review, found it to contain approximately 15,000 images of teenage females who were suggestively dressed or nude. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/football-coach-sentenced-10-years-child-exploitation-crimes Tue, 02/25/2014 - 00:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Delaware Convicted child sex offender pleads guilty to receiving child pornography https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/convicted-child-sex-offender-pleads-guilty-receiving-child-pornography HSI special agents assigned to the Delaware Child Predator Task Force became aware of William Zimmerman during an investigation into another registered child sex offender. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/convicted-child-sex-offender-pleads-guilty-receiving-child-pornography Fri, 01/17/2014 - 00:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Delaware Twice convicted sexual predator sentenced to 23 years https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/twice-convicted-sexual-predator-sentenced-23-years Forensic examination of computer equipment seized from Sean Lawrence in a library and at his residence revealed he had downloaded more than 10,000 still images and 200 videos of child pornography. https://www.ice.gov/news/releases/twice-convicted-sexual-predator-sentenced-23-years Mon, 01/06/2014 - 00:00 ICE Headline News Feed by State - Delaware