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Man Charged With Unlawful Carnal Knowledge

Man Charged With Unlawful Carnal Knowledge

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [August 21], a 20-year- old Pembroke man was charged with having unlawful carnal knowledge with a girl aged between 14 and 16. The charges were that on 9th August 2014, in Pembroke Parish, he had unlawful carnal knowledge of a girl aged between 14 and 16; and, on the same date, using ‘What’s App’,... Read more of this article

29 Yr Old Woman Charged With Wounding Man

29 Yr Old Woman Charged With Wounding Man

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Aug 20], Aljelita Gibran of Paget parish was charged with unlawfully wounding a man with intent to do him grievous bodily harm. The incident was alleged to have occurred on 15th August 2014, in Hamilton Parish. As the charge is indictable and can only be heard in the Supreme Court, Ms Gibran, 29, did not... Read more of this article

Woman Fined: Pitbulls Without Licence

Woman Fined: Pitbulls Without Licence

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [August 20], Renee Tucker, 23 pleaded guilty to keeping a male and female pitbull and doing so without having a licence. Senior Magistrate Archie Warner fined her $500 on each count for a total fine of $1,000. Prosecutor Loxly Rickett told the Senior Magistrate that dog wardens had received complaints and,... Read more of this article

Man Charged With Using False Betting Slip

Man Charged With Using False Betting Slip

Appearing in Magistrates Court this week,, Marco Davis pleaded not guilty to using a false betting slip in an attempt to defraud Sea Horses Betting Shop of $1,515 and attempting to dishonestly obtain $1,515 from the Betting Shop on 9th July 2014. Magistrate Khamisi Tokunbo granted Mr. Davis $2,000 bail and set trial for November. Related... Read more of this article

Four Car Drivers Arrested Early This Morning

Four Car Drivers Arrested Early This Morning

Four people were arrested early this morning [Aug 17] with a car driver arrested on Front Street, 39 year old male arrested for suspicion of driving whilst impaired in Paget, a man arrested in Hamilton parish after his car was found in a ditch and another man arrested suspicion of driving whilst impaired on East Broadway. Man Arrested At 12.09am On... Read more of this article

Police: Be “Vigilant” About Counterfeit Currency

Police: Be “Vigilant” About Counterfeit Currency

The Bermuda Police Service is advising businesses and their staff as well as residents to be “vigilant regarding counterfeit Bermuda $100 notes bearing serial number 242219 and counterfeit Bermuda $50 notes bearing serial number A30763 currently in circulation.” A police spokesperson said, “If counterfeit cash is detected during a... Read more of this article

40 Year Old Man Stabbed In Hamilton Parish

40 Year Old Man Stabbed In Hamilton Parish

A 40 year old man was found in an unresponsive state following a report of stabbing at a Hamilton Parish residence early this morning [Aug 15] and a 29 year old woman is “assisting Police with inquiries into this matter,” the police confirmed today. A police spokesperson said, “Around 12:34am today, Police and first responders received... Read more of this article

Visitor Fined For Cocaine, Ecstasy, Cannabis

Visitor Fined For Cocaine, Ecstasy, Cannabis

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Aug 15], a 36 year old American vistor who arrived in Bermuda on a cruise ship was fined almost $4,000 after being convicted, on his guilty plea, of possessing various controlled drugs on board the ship. Magistrate Khamisi Tokunbo fined Daniel Grogan for possessing cocaine in powder form, Ecstasy pills, pills... Read more of this article

Cruise Ship Passenger Fined For Cannabis

Cruise Ship Passenger Fined For Cannabis

Elizabeth Turk — a 55 year old American citizen who arrived in Bermuda on a cruise ship — pleaded guilty in Magistrates Court today [Aug 15] to possessing around 16 grams of cannabis in her cabin. She was fined $1,000. Crown Prosecutor Nicole Smith told the Magistrate that on the morning of 14th August, the cruise ship’s security staff... Read more of this article

BPS Eastern Community Clinic This Wednesday

BPS Eastern Community Clinic This Wednesday

The Eastern Community Action Team will be hosting a Police Community Clinic on Wednesday August 20th from 10am – 12pm and again from 4pm – 6pm at the Shelly Bay Market Place, Hamilton Parish. “Community Action Team [CAT] officers will be available at the location to meet with members of the public and discuss any concerns they may have,”... Read more of this article


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