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Police: No Major Incidents Over Halloween

Police: No Major Incidents Over Halloween

There were “no significant incidents of anti-social behaviour reported” over Halloween, the police have said. A police spokesperson said, “Police officers conducted high visibility patrols throughout the island during Halloween and overnight, responding to various calls for service. However, there were no significant incidents of anti-social... Read more of this article

Court: 16-Year-Old Girl Denies Role In Murder

Court: 16-Year-Old Girl Denies Role In Murder

A 16-year-old girl on trial in the UK for the murder of Bermudian Lyrico Steede has denied she ‘set him up’, according to the latest report from the Nottingham Post. She is one of five teenagers charged in connection with the murder of the 17-year-old Bermudian, who died after suffering multiple stab wounds. The report said, “A girl... Read more of this article

Police Continue Investigation Into Stabbing

Police Continue Investigation Into Stabbing

Police are continuing to investigate the attempted robbery and stabbing of a 43-year-old man that took place last Tuesday in Paget, and have asked anyone with information to please contact them. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service is continuing to investigate the circumstances regarding the attempted robbery and serious assault... Read more of this article

Court: Two Men Charged With Burglary Offences

Court: Two Men Charged With Burglary Offences

[Updated] 42-year-old Jahni Thompson and 33-year-old Jeron Douglas appeared in Magistrates Court today [Oct 29] in relation to a series of burglaries across the island. Douglas was bailed and is due to appear in Drug Court, while Thompson was remanded to Westgate and also will appear in Drug Court. Police Commissioner Stephen Corbishley said, “Burglary... Read more of this article

Court: 20-Year-Old Man Charged With Stabbing

Court: 20-Year-Old Man Charged With Stabbing

[Written by Don Burgess] In Magistrates Court today [Oct 29], a 20-year-old Southampton man was charged with stabbing a man on Harbour Road last week. It is alleged that on October 23, 2018, Alex Wolffe caused severe injuries to the victim which saw him suffer a collapsed lung and damage to his kidneys. The court heard that Mr Wolffe also allegedly... Read more of this article

Court: Man Charged With Sex Assault On Minor

Court: Man Charged With Sex Assault On Minor

[Written by Don Burgess] In Magistrates Court today [Oct 29], a 57-year-old man was charged with multiple sex offences relating to a minor while in a position of trust, with the offences said to have spanned a number of years, back to 2008. The man, who cannot be named at this stage due to legal reasons, is charged with touching the young girl. The... Read more of this article

Policing Plan & Safety Advice For Halloween

Policing Plan & Safety Advice For Halloween

Police officers will be “patrolling throughout the western, central and eastern parishes monitoring the various Halloween related activities,” the police said today, adding that they “appeal to the community to do their part to preserve the safety and security of everyone.” A police spokesperson said, “Halloween is fast approaching... Read more of this article

Cycles Recovered After Burglary In Pembroke

Cycles Recovered After Burglary In Pembroke

Three cycles have been recovered following a burglary at Cycle Care Warehouse in Pembroke over the weekend, and the police are interested in speaking with anyone who may have information that can assist the investigation into the matter. A police spokesperson said, “Police responded to a report of a burglary that took place at Cycle Care Warehouse... Read more of this article

Police Investigating: 27-Year-Old Man Stabbed

Police Investigating: 27-Year-Old Man Stabbed

Police are appealing for witnesses after a 27-year-old man was stabbed in the vicinity of Bulldogs Bar this past weekend. A police spokesperson said, “Witnesses are being sought after a man was stabbed in the vicinity of Bulldogs Bar [Court Street, Elliot Street Pembroke area] sometime Friday night [October 26th] or early Saturday morning [October... Read more of this article

43-Year-Old In Stable Condition After Stabbing

43-Year-Old In Stable Condition After Stabbing

The 43-year-old man who was seriously injured when he was stabbed by two men on Harbour Road in Paget on Tuesday, October 23rd continues to recover in stable condition on a general ward. A police spokesperson said, “At last check this morning [October 29th] the 43-year-old Paget man seriously injured when he was stabbed by two men on Harbour Road... Read more of this article

Mother: ‘Please Help Police To Find The Killers’

Mother: ‘Please Help Police To Find The Killers’

Crime Stoppers Bermuda released a video as part of their appeal for witnesses or information regarding the murder of Taylor Grier, and Taylor’s mother has urged everyone to “help the police to find the killers of our young men” as “there should be no more mothers having to bear this pain.” In July of this year, two men... Read more of this article

Be Wary Of Anyone Trying To Sell Stolen iPhones

Be Wary Of Anyone Trying To Sell Stolen iPhones

[Updated] Following a burglary at Digicel in which several new iPhones were stolen, the police are advising people “to be vigilant regarding anyone attempting to sell the latest model iPhones under unusual circumstances.” A police spokesperson said, “Inquiries continue regarding a burglary that occurred around 5am Tuesday, October 23rd... Read more of this article

Man In Stable Condition After Stabbing Incident

Man In Stable Condition After Stabbing Incident

The 43-year-old man who was injured when he was stabbed by two men on Harbour Road in Paget yesterday [Oct 23] is in stable condition in the ICU, and the police continue to appeal for witnesses or information about the incident. A police spokesperson said, “At last check this morning [October 24th] the 43-year-old man, said to be a Paget resident,... Read more of this article