Posted on 08-27-2021

You are cordially invited to the campaign announcement of Chuck Welch for Attorney General this coming Wednesday, September

For Immediate Release                                                           Contact: Jane Welch

August 26,2021                                                                      302-670-6624

                 Retired Judge Seeks Delaware Attorney General Office

DOVER-Retired Kent County Court of Common Pleas Judge Charles Welch has announced he will seek the Office of Attorney General for the State of Delaware in the upcoming November 2022 election.


A longtime champion of law enforcement, Mr. Welch vows to protect the rights of law-abiding citizens by detaining violent offenders and getting tough on gun crimes, removing drug dealers from our streets and prosecuting looters when they steal and harm businesses.


Prior to his appointment to the Court of Common Pleas in 2000, Mr. Welch was elected State Representative of the 29th legislative District in the Delaware House of Representatives, located in Northwest Kent County.  While in the House, Mr. Welch was elected to Leadership as House Majority Whip.


Mr. Welch, 62, of Dover, served on the Court for 19 years, and Founded and Presided over the Kent County Court of Common Pleas Drug Court for more than a decade.

There will be a statewide three county kickoff September 1, 2021, as follows:

New Castle County:      Colonial Region Headquarters

                                           People’s Plaza, Glasgow

                                           9:00 AM


Sussex County:              CHEER Center

                                           20520 Sand Hill Road, Georgetown

                                           1:00 PM


Kent County:       Frazier’s Restaurant

                                          9 East Loockerman Street, Dover

                                          5:00 PM