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Govt: ‘Ignore Fake Social Media Advertisements’

Govt: ‘Ignore Fake Social Media Advertisements’

The Bermuda Government warns the public about a series of fraudulent social media advertisements connecting MP Wayne Caines to investment opportunities. A spokesperson said, “The Government of Bermuda is aware of a series of fake social media advertisements connecting MP Wayne Caines to investment opportunities. Please note that these online... Read more of this article

60-Year-Old Man Stabbed, 69-Year-Old Arrested

60-Year-Old Man Stabbed, 69-Year-Old Arrested

A 60-year-old man is being treated in hospital for multiple stab wounds, and a 69-year-old man has been arrested. A police spokesperson said, “At about 10:00 a.m today, Sunday, 9th August, a passersby observed a male, with what appeared to be stab wounds, on Union Street in Pembroke. “The 60-year-old male was transported to King Edward VII... Read more of this article

BPS: Received Payment On Confiscation Order

BPS: Received Payment On Confiscation Order

[Updated - Officials now say it was part payment] The Bermuda Government received payment on the confiscation order made by the UK courts, the police said today in relation to the theft case which Jeffrey Bevan was convicted for his role in. A police spokesperson said, “In January 2011, Mr. Jeffrey Bevan, [a UK national], commenced temporary employment... Read more of this article

Police Constable Charged, Suspended From Duty

Police Constable Charged, Suspended From Duty

A police constable was charged with offences including assault and allegations of intimidation, wilful damage and threatening behaviour, and remains suspended from duty. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service confirms a serving constable, Sean Kelly attended Bermuda Magistrates on 4th of August 2020 and was formally charged and... Read more of this article

Video: Police Post Cup Match Press Conference

Video: Police Post Cup Match Press Conference

There were 27 arrests made over the Cup Match holiday, the Bermuda Police Service said, with the police holding a press conference this afternoon [Aug 3] to provide information about the activities over the Cup Match holiday period. Related StoriesVideo: “High Visibility” Cup Match Police Patrols Police: Safety... Read more of this article

Witness Appeal: Murder Of Jahkoby Smith

Witness Appeal: Murder Of Jahkoby Smith

The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is once again appealing for any witnesses or information on the murder of Jahkoby Smith, who was killed in 2017. A police spokesperson said, “At around 7:15pm on Saturday 29th July, 2017, Jahkoby Smith was fatally stabbed after he was involved in an altercation that took place at the West End Sailboat Club, Sandy’s.... Read more of this article

Two Males Arrested Following A “Disturbance”

Two Males Arrested Following A “Disturbance”

Two males were arrested following a “disturbance involving three males one of whom was reportedly in possession of a bladed article” at Horseshoe Bay this afternoon [July 30], the police have confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “At approximately 3:30pm on Thursday 30th July, personnel from the Royal Bermuda Regiment, on duty at Horseshoe... Read more of this article

Pedestrian Injured, Motorcycle Rider Arrested

Pedestrian Injured, Motorcycle Rider Arrested

A male pedestrian sustained a serious leg injury after being struck by a motorcycle, while the motorcycle rider sustained facial injuries and was subsequently arrested. A police spokesperson said, “Shortly after 7:00 pm on Wednesday, 29th July, police received several reports of an injury road traffic collision, just west of the Terceira’s service... Read more of this article

BPS Witness Appeal: Murder Of Taylor Grier

BPS Witness Appeal: Murder Of Taylor Grier

The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is renewing the appeal for information regarding the murder of Taylor Grier, who was fatally shot on Court Street on July 27th, 2018. A police spokesperson said, “Monday 27th July, marked the anniversary of the murder of well-known dancer Taylor Grier. “Mr. Grier was fatally shot at around 10:00 p.m. on Friday... Read more of this article

Crime Stoppers Launching Anti-Gun Campaign

Crime Stoppers Launching Anti-Gun Campaign

Bermuda Crime Stoppers is launching their latest anti-crime campaign and are urging the “public to come forward with any piece of information, no matter how small, that relates to firearms and persons who may have access to them.” A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Crime Stoppers will launch their latest anti-crime campaign on Monday 27th July... Read more of this article

Man Arrested In Connection With Sexual Assault

Man Arrested In Connection With Sexual Assault

A 66-year-old man was “arrested in connection with the investigation into a historical sexual assault matter,” the police have confirmed. A police spokesman said: “The Bermuda Police Service can confirm that a 66-year-old male has been arrested in connection with the investigation into a historical sexual assault matter. “It... Read more of this article

BPS Investigating Fight Involving Female Minors

BPS Investigating Fight Involving Female Minors

A video clip of female minors fighting in the Horseshoe Bay area is being circulated on social media, and the police have commenced an investigation, and also advised people that it is an offence to share images of this nature which involve minors. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service, [BPS], is aware of a video clip of two... Read more of this article

Engines, Anchors & More Stolen From Boats

Engines, Anchors & More Stolen From Boats

There has been a spate of thefts from boats in the East End and Hamilton, with targeted items including, but not limited to, outboard engines, electronic equipment, anchors, chains and alcohol, the police said today. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS], is seeking the public’s assistance following a recent spate of thefts... Read more of this article