The Division of Motor Vehicles requires some vehicles to be inspected by the Delaware State Police Auto Theft Unit. These vehicles include vehicles that have been reconstructed, flood damage or missing vehicle identification numbers and vehicles that a title cannot be obtained. The Auto Theft Unit schedule is listed below:

All trailer Auto Theft Unit inspections will be done by appointment at the State Police Troop, except in Kent County.

  • In New Castle County, contact Troop #2 at 302.365.8560
  • In Sussex County, contact Bill Groton at Troop #4 at 302.856.5850 ext. 202
  • In Kent County, contact Bill Johnson at 302.741.2819.

Auto Theft Inspection Schedule

Date Office Location Time
2nd Thursday of each month Dover Inspection Lane (Public Safety Child Safety Seat Building or Lane #4) 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and
1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
3rd Thursday of each month Georgetown Inspection Lane (Inspection Lane #1) 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and
1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
1st & 4th Thursday of each month Delaware City Inspection Lane
(Inspection Lane #1)
8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

For questions regarding the Auto Theft schedule or inspection contact one of the following DMV telephone numbers: Please be specific as to the inspection lane location to be transferred to the correct location.

Office Location Phone Number
Dover 302.744.2500
Georgetown 302.853.1000
Delaware City 302.326.5000
Wilmington 302.434.3200