Citizen Complaint Process

Inside the Delmar Police Dept.

Q. Where is the Delmar Police Department?
A. Delmar PD is located at 102
S Pennsylvania Ave. Delmar, MD, 21875
Q. How many Police Officers work for the Town of Delmar?
A. There are Sixteen officers positions for the Town of Delmar. This Includes the Chief of Police.
Q. Does the Delmar Police Currently have any openings?
A. We are always accepting applications.

Police Reports

Q. Is there a charge for copies of police reports?
A. Yes! There is a $10 fee for a copy of all reports. Accident Reports are Separate and Requested through the Accident Reports "Crashdocs" Link found on the left by clicking "LINKS" or go to Make all request through the State of Maryland Regardless if it is a Delaware Accident. Md Cases are 541800????(Must be Ten Numbers. Delaware cases are 741800????000(Must be Thirteen Numbers.
Q. How do I get a copy of a police report. (Accident Reports are Requested through the Accident Reports Link under Crashdocs
A. There is a $10 fee for a copy of Incident or Crime report. To obtain a copy of a report, you must call the Delmar Police Dept. and ask for Sgt. Michael Bond's Voice Mail. A copy of a Crime Report will be released to the person Filing the complaint, after the report has been approved. If photo's are included the price is higher.

Towed Vehicles

Q. How do I get a vehicle out of the Impound Lot?
A. Contact the Delmar Police Department at 410-896-3131 Monday Thru Friday from 8am to 4 pm. Ask for Ed Ferro
Q. What are the fees to get my vehicle out of impound?
A. The fees depend on the towing company and any special equipment needed to tow the vehicle.

If the vehicle is towed to Delmar PD there is a $35 Administrative Fee.

And, the storage fee is $20 per day beginning on the day the vehicle is towed.

Typical tow Fees range from $90 and Up, Plus the storage fee and any other special equipment fees.
Q. When can I get my vehicle out of impound?
A. If your vehicle was towed to Delmar PD vehicles are only released Monday thru Friday 8am to 4pm, except for Town observed Holidays. Call first to be sure the office is open.
Q. How do I pay for an Impounded Vehicle?
A. We accept Money Orders made out to the Town of Delmar.

We accept Credit Cards during Business Hours of Town Hall from 8:30 AM to 4:00PM Monday through Friday except Holidays and Weekends.

Police Auctions

Q. When is the next Police Auction?
A. There are No Scheduled Auctions. Our Last Auction was June 17th 2017.
Q. When does the Auction begin?
A. The Auctions start at 10 A.M., but the public can start vehicle inspections at 8 A.M.
Q. How do I Bid at the auction?
A. A person wishing to bid at the auction must register with the auctioneer's staff and show a valid driver's license.
Q. What are the terms of the sale?
A. Cash! Persons paying with checks will have to wait for check to clear to get paperwork on vehicles.
Q. When do vehicles have to be moved?
A. All vehicle must be moved the day of the sale.
Q. What vehicles are in the next Police Auction?
A. When an Auction is scheduled, the vehicles are listed in the Daily Times and The Guide usually from one to two weeks before the Auction. There is usually a list at the Delmar Police Department. A listing and photos can be found on the Auctioneers website


Q. When will Halloween and Trick or Treating be observed in the Town of Delmar?
A. Trick or Treating hours for October 30th 2021 from 6pm to 8pm. Residents Choice on Participation. Lights Out if Not.


Q. What do I do If a Bike is stolen?
A. Report your bike stolen as soon as possible. Give the Officer a complete description of your bike and Serial Number. If you are not an adult, Have your parent file the report.
Q. What happens to Bikes that are recovered by the Delmar Police or a citizen?
A. Bikes are held at the Delmar Police Department until the next Police Auction where those Bikes that have not been returned to the owner are sold.
Q. How do I find out if my Bike has been found?
A. Contact the Delmar Police and make an appointment to look over the Bikes that have been turned in. Be prepared to describe your bike before you look at the Bikes that have been found.
Q. What can I do to prevent my Bike from being stolen?
A. You can't always prevent your Bike from being stolen. Here are some things that will help reduce the chances of the theft happening. Some of the steps will also make it easier to recover your Bike.

1.Register you Bike with the Delmar Police Department. You can do this online at or contact the Police Department and make an appointment with Ed Ferro.

2. Take A photograph of your Bike and record the Serial Number, Make and Model and keep this in a safe place.

3.Buy a good Bike Lock and use it when your Bike is not being used. Keep you Bike out of site and locked up when you are not around.

4.Place some type of unique identifying number on your bike that can be used to identify it even if the Bike has been painted.

DelMarVa Model Railroad Club Annual Open House

Q. When is the Open House for the DelMarVa Model Railroad Club for 2021-2022? FREE ADMISSION
A. Here are the dates -- Nov 27 & 28 (Yes, that is Thanksgiving weekend); December 4 & 5, 2021, Jan 8 & 9 and Jan 15 & 16 2022.
Saturday hours 11-4, Sunday hours 12-4. Free admission. Trains layouts from Z to G to see. Fun for the kids!

Delmarva's Day In The Park

Q. What is the date for the Day in the Park Celebration Scheduled for 2022?
A. The Delmarva's Day In The Park has not been scheduled for June 2022. Usually the First Saturday In June. Check back for a Firm Date.

Animal Control

Q. What type of animal complaints will Animal Control handle?
A. Animal Control only handles dog complaints.
Q. How Do I Contact Animal Control For Delmar Maryland Or Delaware in Town Limits Only?
A. Contact 410-749-1070. Leave a message if you are unable to speak with anyone. If an animal is picked up in Town by Wicomico Animal on the Delaware side of Town, it will be turned over to Delaware Animal Services. Please call 302-255-4646