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Police Confirm Death Of 15-Year-Old In England

Police Confirm Death Of 15-Year-Old In England

The police have confirmed that a 15-year-old Bermudian has died following a stabbing in England. Police Media Manager Dwayne Caines said, “The Bermuda Police Service can confirm the death of Bermudian National, 15-year-old Samuel Baker, who died as a result of a stabbing incident that took place in South Yorkshire in the UK yesterday. “The... Read more of this article

Witness Appeal: Firearm Incident In Hamilton

Witness Appeal: Firearm Incident In Hamilton

Police continue to appeal for witnesses to the firearm incident on Front Street, saying that investigators are interested in speaking with patrons who were at Docksider when the incident occurred. A police spokesperson said, “Detectives are renewing their appeal for witnesses to the non-injury firearm incident that occurred around 1:10am Wednesday,... Read more of this article

Man Shouting & Vehicles Found Vandalised

Man Shouting & Vehicles Found Vandalised

Police officers responded to a report of a “man shouting and causing a disturbance” in Pembroke and then discovered a number of damaged vehicles in the vicinity, as well as a property with a damaged mailbox and another property with damaged garden items. A police spokesperson said, “Around 4:30am Saturday, May 19th police officers responded... Read more of this article

Court: 31-Year-Old Man Pleads Guilty To Assault

Court: 31-Year-Old Man Pleads Guilty To Assault

Appearing in Magistrates Court, a 31-year-old man pleaded guilty to assaulting a man on Front Street on May 17. The assault by Treadwell Smith was captured in a video that went viral online following the incident, with the footage showing Mr. Smith striking the victim multiple times before kicking him in the face. Mr. Smith alleged that the incident... Read more of this article

Court: Visitor Fined After Fight On Front Street

Court: Visitor Fined After Fight On Front Street

After being arrested following an altercation on Front Street this weekend, a visitor from New Jersey has been fined a total of $1,250 after he pleaded guilty to affray and resisting arrest. The altercation, which took place in the area of the Dog House on Front Street in the early hours of May 20th, ended with Bryan Wood being subdued by police officers... Read more of this article

Court: Cruise Visitor Admits Possessing Ammo

Court: Cruise Visitor Admits Possessing Ammo

Appearing in Magistrates Court today [May 21], a 20-year-old visitor from the United States was fined after pleading guilty to possessing a bullet. James Lathan from Virginia was visiting the island on a cruise ship when a bullet was found in his backpack during a security check, with Mr Lathan telling the Court today he was “unaware” it... Read more of this article

‘Policing In And Around The City Of Hamilton’

‘Policing In And Around The City Of Hamilton’

Police representatives meet regularly with Corporation of Hamilton officials, and last Wednesday, a meeting was held to “address key concerns as it relates to policing in and around the City of Hamilton,” the police said today. This statement follows after multiple incidents in Hamilton over the past few days, including a gunshot being fired... Read more of this article

Man Arrested After Altercation On Front Street

Man Arrested After Altercation On Front Street

One man has been arrested following an altercation on Front Street early this morning [May 20], the police have confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “Around 12:20am Sunday, May 20th police officers responded to a reported altercation on Front Street in the City of Hamilton. “It appears that at least two people were involved in a scuffle... Read more of this article

Two Men Arrested After Fight On Front Street

Two Men Arrested After Fight On Front Street

Two men have been arrested following an altercation on Front Street, with footage of the incident having ‘gone viral’ after the altercation was caught on video. A police spokesperson said, “Around 8pm Thursday, May 17th police officers and fellow first responders attended a reported disturbance on Front Street in the City of Hamilton,... Read more of this article

Police Execute Warrants, Make Three Arrests

Police Execute Warrants, Make Three Arrests

Three men have been arrested after police executed warrants today [May 17] in Sandys in “connection with an ongoing firearms investigation.” A police spokesperson said, “Today the Bermuda Police Service executed warrants in the Boaz Island area in Sandys in connection with an ongoing firearms investigation. “As a result, three men... Read more of this article

Video: Police Confirm Shooting On Front Street

Video: Police Confirm Shooting On Front Street

[Updated] The Bermuda Police Service is holding a press conference this afternoon [May 16] where they are expected to address the shooting that took place at Docksider on Front Street this morning. The management of Docksider has already confirmed that an incident took place at the bar shortly after midnight saying that it “seems the individuals being... Read more of this article

“Hope Perpetrator Will Be Brought To Justice”

“Hope Perpetrator Will Be Brought To Justice”

[Updated] The management of Docksider has confirmed that an “incident” took place at the bar shortly after midnight on May 16th, saying that it “seems the individuals being targeted were in close proximity to Docksider and ran into Docksider to seek refuge therefore our business was affected.” “Docksider is cooperating... Read more of this article

Dunkley: If You Know Something, Say Something

Dunkley: If You Know Something, Say Something

“It is most concerning to learn of a reported incident of gunshots last night in Hamilton,” Shadow Minister of National Security Michael Dunkley said, adding that he urges anyone who might have information to “step forward to help resolve this or any other matter and play a part in making Bermuda a better place.” This follows... Read more of this article