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Five Arrested For Breaching Regulations

Five Arrested For Breaching Regulations

Five people were arrested over the weekend for being in breach of Covid-19 Shelter in Place regulations, including one person who was allegedly stealing produce from a farm, and another person who was allegedly stealing boat parts. A police spokesperson said, “Around 4:18pm on Sunday 5-Apr-2020 police attended Middle Road, near the junction with Overplus... Read more of this article

Court: Two Charged With Breaching Regulations

Court: Two Charged With Breaching Regulations

Two people were charged in Court today with breaching the Stay in Shelter Curfew Regulations, with both pleading not guilty. A Government spokesperson confirmed that, “two defendants appeared in Plea Court as follows: “The Defendant Raoul Simons was charged with breaching the Stay in Shelter Curfew Regulations as well as the use of offensive... Read more of this article

Man Charged In Connection With Shooting

Man Charged In Connection With Shooting

Following a shooting on Parsons Road in Pembroke , 20-year-old Kyari Flood was arrested and charged. A police spokesperson said, “As you recall, about 11:00 p.m. on Tuesday 24th March police responded to a report of a shooting that occurred on Parsons Road, Pembroke. “Officers found that a man had been shot in his arm and transported via ambulance... Read more of this article

Police Warn About Fake Website Phishing Scam

Police Warn About Fake Website Phishing Scam

The police are warning about a “fake website claiming to represent cellular and internet services company Digicel Bermuda.” A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service has been made aware of a fake website claiming to represent cellular and internet services company Digicel Bermuda, inviting individuals to participate in a... Read more of this article

People Arrested After Break-In At Coconut Rock

People Arrested After Break-In At Coconut Rock

A “number of persons were arrested” after a burglary at the Coconut Rock restaurant, the police have confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “Around 5:15 this morning, Monday 30th March, it was discovered that unlawful entry had been gained to Coconut Rock restaurant. “Enquiries were made and it was discovered that culprits had forced... Read more of this article

Two Corrections Officers Have Been Arrested

Two Corrections Officers Have Been Arrested

Minister of National Security Wayne Caines today [March 26] confirmed that two Corrections Officers were arrested and are in police custody. Minister Caines said, “I have been advised of the arrest of two officers who were allegedly attempting to convey illicit substances into the Bermuda Department of Corrections, Farm Facility. “The matter... Read more of this article

Police Warn About “Mystery Shopper” Scam

Police Warn About “Mystery Shopper” Scam

The police have warned people that the ‘mystery shopper’ scam —  which tries to lures social media users by offering purported employment as a mystery shopper — has resurfaced, with the police urging residents to be wary of it. A police spokesperson said, “It appears the so called “mystery shopper” scam has resurfaced... Read more of this article

Shooting In Pembroke, One Man Injured

Shooting In Pembroke, One Man Injured

[Updated with video] Police are on scene in the Parson’s Road area in Pembroke this evening, and there are multiple police officers as well as crime scene tape are visible at the junction of Deepdale Road. Police have confirmed that there was a shooting and one man has been taken to hospital. Further details are limited at this time, however we... Read more of this article

Two Suspects Arrested, One Surrendered

Two Suspects Arrested, One Surrendered

The police executed a warrant at a residence in St. Georges last night, two suspects were taken into custody and a third suspect surrendered to the Hamilton Police Station. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service yesterday, Saturday 21st March, executed a warrant at a residence on Wellington Back Road, St. Georges at around 6:00pm “Two... Read more of this article

Police: Be Wary Of Counterfeit BDA $100 Notes

Police: Be Wary Of Counterfeit BDA $100 Notes

The police are advising residents to “be vigilant regarding counterfeit BDA $100 notes” noting that one of the counterfeit notes was recently tendered at a local bank. A police spokesperson said, “Residents are advised to be vigilant regarding counterfeit BDA $100 notes. “One of these counterfeit notes was recently tendered at a local bank. The... Read more of this article

Two People Arrested Following Fatal Shooting

Two People Arrested Following Fatal Shooting

Two men have been arrested following a shooting on Court Street on Tuesday [March 17] that resulted in the death of one man and injuries to another. Following the shooting, a police spokesperson said, “At around 2:45 pm today, Tuesday 17th March, police were called out to a reported firearms incident at the junction of Court and Elliot Streets in... Read more of this article

Police Confirm: Man Dies Following Shooting

Police Confirm: Man Dies Following Shooting

The police have confirmed that one of the men who was shot yesterday afternoon has died. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can confirm the death of 28-year-old Clarke Fox. “Mr. Fox succumbed to injuries sustained in a firearms attack shortly before 2:45 pm yesterday, Tuesday March 17th, at the corner of Court and Elliot... Read more of this article

Man Dies After Shooting On Court Street

Man Dies After Shooting On Court Street

[Updating] Police can be seen in high numbers in the Court Street area this afternoon [March 17] with crime scene tape also visible in the area. Unofficial reports suggest that the police may be responding to reports of a firearm incident. Further details are limited at this time, however, we will update as able.Update 5.06pm: A police spokesperson... Read more of this article