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Woman Denies Inflicting Harm, Making Threats

Woman Denies Inflicting Harm, Making Threats

Appearing in Magistrates Court, a 32 year old woman denied charges of inflicting bodily harm and uttering threatening words to another woman. Michaelia Selvin pleaded not guilty to all the charges, which were alleged to have taken place in a Euclid Avenue house on October 2nd, 2014. The first count alleged she, having entered as a trespasser, inflicted... Read more of this article

19 Year Old Fined $500 After High Speed Chase

19 Year Old Fined $500 After High Speed Chase

A 19 year old man was fined $500 after pleading guilty to driving without due care and driving dangerously, with the Court hearing he was doing in excess of 100kph and ended up “in the shrubbery” in Devonshire. Jarico Burt plead guilty to driving without due care and consideration and driving dangerously, with the Court hearing had lead police on... Read more of this article

Weekend Arrests: 4 For DUI, 15 For Warrants

Weekend Arrests: 4 For DUI, 15 For Warrants

Over the past weekend [Oct 4/5] police officers arrested four people on suspicion of impaired driving as the Selective Traffic Enforcement Programme [STEP] continues. A police spokesperson said, “Officers also arrested 15 people for outstanding warrants and conducted liquor license checks at various liquor licensed premises throughout the island.” Related... Read more of this article

Woman Arrested After Teen Injured In Crash

Woman Arrested After Teen Injured In Crash

A 31 year old Warwick woman was arrested on suspicion of impaired driving following a collision on Sunday that resulted in a 14 year old girl needing medical attention. A police spokesperson said, “Around 6pm on Sunday, October 5th first responders attended a reported two vehicle collision on Middle Road in Warwick near the junction with Khyber... Read more of this article

Over 140 Experts Attend Interpol Meeting

Over 140 Experts Attend Interpol Meeting

Child protection and victim identification specialists from around the world gathered at an Interpol conference in Bermuda to exchange best practice and information that could potentially uncover links between investigations of child sexual abuse worldwide. The five-day [29 September to 3 October] Interpol Specialists Group on Crimes Against Children... Read more of this article

61 Year Old Man Denies Uttering Threats

61 Year Old Man Denies Uttering Threats

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Oct 3], 61 year old Monte Ible plead not guilty to uttering threatening words to a woman by telling her: “You have f—ked with the wrong one this time. You will be lucky if you leave the island this time because I will kill you.” He also plead not guilty to unlawfully assaulting the same woman. Both... Read more of this article

Police Issue Advisory On ‘Phishing’ Scams

Police Issue Advisory On ‘Phishing’ Scams

The police have reminded the public to “remain vigilant” regarding phone calls, e-mails and other correspondence from unknown persons that attempt to obtain personal information, such as e-mails claiming to be from local banks and callers who offer to help residents with alleged computer glitches. A police spokesperson said, “Once... Read more of this article

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