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Court: Man Pleads Guilty To Breaking Curfew

Court: Man Pleads Guilty To Breaking Curfew

[Written by Don Burgess] A man pleaded guilty to breaking curfew just one month after he pleaded guilty to violating shelter-in-place regulations. David Fubler admitted the charge of breaking curfew by being outside at 10:15 pm on May 25 at a Pembroke residence, not his own. He, however, pleaded not guilty to a count of prowling. He previously faced... Read more of this article

Police: ‘You Are Advised To Not Share Them’

Police: ‘You Are Advised To Not Share Them’

Noting that members of the public have been circulating images of the victim and the accused in a sexual offences matter that is before the courts, the police have reminded the public that anyone sharing these images “will be committing an offence.” A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] has been made aware that... Read more of this article

People ‘Relieved Of Items’ Without Payment

People ‘Relieved Of Items’ Without Payment

“There have recently been a number of incidents where individuals who have posted items for sale on social media, are relieved of the items without receiving payment upon showing up at an agreed location to complete these transactions,” the police said. A police spokesperson said, “There have also been instances where prospective buyers... Read more of this article

Police Officers Charged With Sexual Assault

Police Officers Charged With Sexual Assault

Two police officers have been charged with “serious sexual assault and perverting the course of justice” and have been suspended from duty. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can confirm that two serving officers have been charged with serious sexual assault and perverting the course of justice. “These officers... Read more of this article

BPS: ‘Actions Proportionate To Threat Posed’

BPS: ‘Actions Proportionate To Threat Posed’

The police have commented on a video clip circulating on social media showing the arrest of an individual by armed police officers, with Assistant Commissioner of Police Martin Weekes saying that the officers’ actions were “found to be proportionate to the threat posed based on the information received.” A police spokesperson said,... Read more of this article

Police Warn About Speeding, Drunk Driving

Police Warn About Speeding, Drunk Driving

A male motorcycle rider was arrested following a pursuit yesterday [May 24], while another male motorcycle rider was taken to hospital following a two-vehicle collision in Paget. A police spokesperson said, “Shortly after 3.30pm on Sunday, May 24, officers from the Roads Policing Unit were conducting speed checks along South Road, Southampton,... Read more of this article

Gunshots Fired On Court Street, No One Injured

Gunshots Fired On Court Street, No One Injured

[Updated] The police are responding to some form of an incident in the Court Street area this evening [May 23], with multiple police vehicles and officers on scene, and crime scene tape visible. Further details are limited at this time, however we will update as able.Update: A police spokesperson said, “Shortly after 9:20 pm on Saturday 23rd... Read more of this article

BPS Appeal For Witnesses: Murder Of Patrick Dill

BPS Appeal For Witnesses: Murder Of Patrick Dill

Four years after the murder of Patrick Dill, the Bermuda Police Service continue their investigation, with detectives renewing their appeal for witnesses to come forward. A police spokesperson said, “Today marks the fourth year anniversary of the murder of Patrick Dill. Patrick Dill was murdered, [shot to death], outside his home on Saturday... Read more of this article

Police Identify Victim As Henry Santucci

Police Identify Victim As Henry Santucci

Police have named the victim in the fatal stabbing incident on Saturday [May 16] as 60-year-old Henry Santucci. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the identity of the victim in that fatal stabbing incident on Saturday 16th May as 60-year-old Mr. Henry Santucci. “The Bermuda Police Service extends its sincerest... Read more of this article

Police: Suspect Arrested After Exposing Himself

Police: Suspect Arrested After Exposing Himself

A suspect was taken into custody by police after he “reportedly fully exposed himself” to a woman while she was walking onto Camp Road from South Road on Saturday morning [May 16]. A police spokesperson said, “At around 9.00am on Saturday, May 16, a woman walking onto Camp Road from South Road was confronted by a male who began making... Read more of this article

Suspect In Custody After Fatal Stabbing

Suspect In Custody After Fatal Stabbing

[Updated] Police responded to a report of a stabbing on Princess Street this evening [May 16] and have now confirmed that the victim, a 60-year-old man, succumbed to his injuries, and a suspect has been taken into custody.A police spokesperson said, “Shortly after 8:00pm this evening, police received a 911 call about a stabbing incident on Princess... Read more of this article

Court: Men Charged With Firearm Offences

Court: Men Charged With Firearm Offences

[Written by Don Burgess] Two men appeared in Plea Court, via Zoom, charged in connection with the daylight shooting and robbery in Warwick last Friday, May 8. Jukai Burgess, 20, and Grayson Swan, 19, were charged with robbery and were also charged with the use of a firearm, and the handling of a firearm. Yesterday, Daneko Cann-Hayward was accused of... Read more of this article

Man Flees Police, Gets Caught In Vegetation

Man Flees Police, Gets Caught In Vegetation

A recent traffic stop resulted in a subject trying to elude police by attempting to jump into the sea, causing him to get caught in vegetation.The Bermuda Police Service’s Roads Policing Unit said in a tweet, “RPU conducted speed checks, with 25 speeders and 73kph being the top speed. “A traffic stop resulted in the subject trying... Read more of this article