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Police Caution Legislation To Come Into Force

Police Caution Legislation To Come Into Force

Attorney General Trevor Moniz said he is bringing the legislation into force which will allow the Director of Public Prosecution [DPP] to formally bring the police caution guidance into effect, with the DPP having already announced the guidance for a Police Caution for simple possession of cannabis weighing 3 grams or less. Attorney General Moniz said,... Read more of this article

Court: Man Admits Stealing, Causing Damage

Court: Man Admits Stealing, Causing Damage

Appearing in Magistrates Court today, a 20-year-old man pleaded guilty to unlawfully entering a business, stealing items and causing damage. Kyajee Wilson pleaded guilty to entering an east end business, stealing items worth $450 and unlawfully causing damage to the building. The Crown Prosecutor told Senior Magistrate Juan Wolffe that in November... Read more of this article

Two People Arrested After Cycle, Car Collisions

Two People Arrested After Cycle, Car Collisions

A 46-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of impaired driving after crashing a car into a tree in St George’s, while a 32-year-old woman was also arrested on suspicion of impaired driving after crashing her cycle into a wall in Devonshire. Car Driver Crashes Into Tree In St. George’s A police spokesperson said, “Around 1:30am on Saturday,... Read more of this article

BPS Appeal: Information On Message Circulating

BPS Appeal: Information On Message Circulating

The police said they are aware of an “anonymous message apparently being circulated” ‎suggesting that a “man driving a black taxi or minibus allegedly attempted to lure a boy with candy” in the Sandys area, and said that currently no reports have been received to substantiate it, however anyone who may have any relevant information... Read more of this article

Court: 30-Year-Old Man Denies Sex Offences

Court: 30-Year-Old Man Denies Sex Offences

Appearing in Magistrates Court today [Feb 16], a 30-year-old man denied six charges of having unlawful carnal knowledge of a girl over the age of 14 and under the age of 16. The defendant also denied one charge of sexually assault, with the acts alleged to have taken place  between January 2016 and March 2016. Senior Magistrate Juan Wolffe granted... Read more of this article

Police Respond To Devonshire Domestic Incident

Police Respond To Devonshire Domestic Incident

Police responded to an incident at Lindo’s Market in Devonshire on Wednesday afternoon [Feb 15] where a woman “apparently sought refuge at the premises after allegedly being assaulted,” according to police.A Police spokesperson said, “Around 3:30pm on Wednesday, February 15th police officers responded to a reported domestic incident... Read more of this article

Investigation Continues Into School Burglaries

Investigation Continues Into School Burglaries

The investigation continues regarding the 11 reported school burglaries in last month‎, the police said today. A police spokesperson said, “The investigation continues regarding the 11 reported school burglaries in the last month‎ [from January 16th to February 13th], which took place at the following eight school premises.CedarBridge Academy Clearwater... Read more of this article

Court: Man Pleads Guilty To Sixteen Offences

Court: Man Pleads Guilty To Sixteen Offences

Appearing in Magistrates Court today, a 51-year-old man pleaded guilty to over a dozen offences relating to stolen cheques and dishonestly obtaining money. Colin Landy Smith pleaded guilty to sixteen offences involving cheque fraud and dishonestly obtaining some $4,500 by means of fraud. The offences were committed between November 2016 and January... Read more of this article

Court: Man Pleads Guilty To Assaulting Police

Court: Man Pleads Guilty To Assaulting Police

Appearing in Magistrates Court, a 28-year-old man admitted offences including dangerous driving, riding whilst disqualified, and unlawfully assaulting a police officer. Stevon Lightbourne pleaded guilty to multiple offences which started from the first action of going through a police speed check at 75kph on Sunday 12th February. In addition to the... Read more of this article

Police Investigating Eleven School Burglaries

Police Investigating Eleven School Burglaries

The police are currently investigating 11 reported school burglaries in the last month — from January 16th February 13th — and said that with schools out on mid-term break later this week, the public can assist by reporting any suspicious activity, individuals or vehicles in the vicinity of any school premises.A police spokesperson said,... Read more of this article

Suspect With ‘Bladed Article’ Robs Laundromat

Suspect With ‘Bladed Article’ Robs Laundromat

A man entered the Sandys Laundromat “brandishing a bladed article,” and then escaped with cash and jewellery taken from the 84-year-old male proprietor and a 27-year-old male customer, the police have confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “Around 1:45pm on Saturday, February 11th police officers responded to a reported robbery at... Read more of this article

Court: Two Teenagers Charged With Wounding

Court: Two Teenagers Charged With Wounding

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Feb 10], two 18-year-olds were charged with wounding another teenager in Pembroke earlier this week. 18-year-old Jerome Bailey and 18-year-old Taiquan Davis were together charged with unlawfully wounding another teenager, in Pembroke on 7th February 2017, and doing so with the intent to cause grievous bodily... Read more of this article

Two Arrested After 18-Year-Old Man Stabbed

Two Arrested After 18-Year-Old Man Stabbed

Police have arrested two males in connection with the stabbing of an 18-year-old man in Pembroke on Tuesday [Feb 7]. A police spokesperson said, “Two male suspects have been arrested in connection with the reported stabbing of an 18-year-old Pembroke man along The Glebe Road in Pembroke around 5:30pm Tuesday, February 7th. “A court appearance... Read more of this article