Police News & Notices

Officer James Locklear promoted to Sergeant


The Lewes Police Department is please to announce, effective February 14th, Patrolman First Class James Locklear will be promoted to the rank of Sergeant.
Sergeant Locklear began his career in law enforcement with the Georgetown Police Department after graduating from the 80th DSP/70th Municipal Academy in 2008. After 3 years, Sergeant Locklear left his hometown police department and joined us here in Lewes. Since 2011, Sergeant Locklear has risen to a Patrolman First Class and assumed the position as the department's Detective.
Sergeant Locklear is married with three children, a member of the Georgetown Volunteer Fire Company and a member of the Masons, Lodge #12.
Please join me in congratulating Sergeant Locklear as he begins his supervisory career in service to the men and women of the Lewes Police Department and the Citizens of Lewes!