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Police Appeal For City Altercation Witnesses

Police Appeal For City Altercation Witnesses

Police are appealing for witnesses to the altercation on Front Street at around 3.30am yesterday [Sept 29], which left several people injured, including one person in the ICU after being injured as a result of a stabbing. A police spokesperson said, “At last check the 25 year old Hamilton parish man who was apparently stabbed during an altercation... Read more of this article

Meeting Of Interpol Specialists Underway

Meeting Of Interpol Specialists Underway

[Updated] The 32nd meeting of Interpol Specialists Group on Crimes Against Children got underway this morning [Sept 30], with Premier Michael Dunkley saying that Bermuda is “proud to be the venue for discussions on a matter that all our communities care deeply about.” The Interpol Specialist Group on Crimes against Children [ISGCAC] is an... Read more of this article

30 Year Old Man Admits Importing Cannabis

30 Year Old Man Admits Importing Cannabis

A 30 year old man appeared in Magistrates Court today [Sept 30] and was remanded into custody after pleading guilty to importing cannabis. Joshua Stovell was remanded into custody after pleading guilty to importing 679 grams of cannabis and possessing a grinder fitted for use with the controlled drug. The Crown offered no evidence on a charge that he... Read more of this article

15 Year Old Injured In Altercation At BFA Field

15 Year Old Injured In Altercation At BFA Field

A 15 year old male was taken to the hospital on Friday evening following an altercation at a football match held at the BFA Field in Devonshire. A police spokesperson said, “Inquiries into a reported disturbance that occurred in the Frog Lane, Devonshire area around 10:30pm Friday are ongoing. “Details remain limited at this time, however... Read more of this article

Police: Saturday’s Incident Started In St David’s

Police: Saturday’s Incident Started In St David’s

Saturday’s incident started back in St. David’s as the bike was following the car, which took detours around various roads, before eventually crashing in Southampton, Superintendent Martin Weekes said today [Sept 29]. The car crashed into a wall in Southampton at around 5.40pm following gunshots being fired into the car, and at that time,... Read more of this article

Video: Several People Injured, Arrests Made

Video: Several People Injured, Arrests Made

The police held a press conference today [Sept 29] to provide information about an altercation on Front Street this morning at around 3.30am, which has left several people injured, including one person in the ICU, with what the police describe as serious injuries from a stabbing. The police said they have a “number of people in custody”... Read more of this article

Shadow Minister Questions Status Of CCTV

Shadow Minister Questions Status Of CCTV

[Updated] The Opposition has called on Premier Michael Dunkley to advise the public of the status of CCTV, saying that while they “know that it may not catch every incident, if not operational then it will not catch any.” Earlier this year it was announced that a new CCTV system would be implemented, which will consist of 150 cameras island-wide,... Read more of this article

“If You Know Something, Say Something”

“If You Know Something, Say Something”

“Yesterday’s events were shocking and the community will be justifiably concerned at such violence,” Premier and Minister of National Security Michael Dunkley said today, adding that anyone with any information should contact the Bermuda Police Service or CrimeStoppers. The Premier was speaking after yesterday’s incident, which... Read more of this article

Motorcycle Chase, Shots Fired, Car Crashes

Motorcycle Chase, Shots Fired, Car Crashes

[Updated with video. Police confirm that suspects on a motorcycle shot at a man driving a car in the Southampton area, resulting in the vehicle crashing into a wall. The incident started in the Tee Street, Devonshire area, with the suspects -- described as two men on a motorcycle dressed in white -- chasing the car until it crashed in Southampton.... Read more of this article

Cricket Postponed: ‘Heightened Security Risk’

Cricket Postponed: ‘Heightened Security Risk’

The Bermuda Cricket Board has postponed tomorrow’s [Sept 28] T20 and U17 All-Star game, citing a “heightened security risk, subsequent to recent incidents.” In a statement sent out this evening, the BCB said, “Due to advice regarding a heightened security risk, subsequent to recent incidents, the Lindos T20 and the BF&M U17... Read more of this article