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BPS Still Seek Rental Cycle Bag Theft Suspects

BPS Still Seek Rental Cycle Bag Theft Suspects

The police continue to seek the suspects who were filmed stealing from a visitor’s rental cycle on August 5th, with investigators continuing to appeal for any information that can identify the two individuals. Speaking yesterday [Aug 25], a police spokesperson said, “Inquiries into this incident are ongoing, with investigators continuing to... Read more of this article

UN Convention On Crime Extended To Bermuda

UN Convention On Crime Extended To Bermuda

Governor George Fergusson and Attorney General Trevor Moniz today [Aug 25] announced that the UN Convention against Transnational Organized Crime [UNTOC] has been extended to Bermuda. UNTOC was adopted in 2000 and ratified by the UK in 2006. A spokesperson said, “It includes a series of measures to combat transnational organized crime such as... Read more of this article

33 Year Old Denies Assaulting Police Officer

33 Year Old Denies Assaulting Police Officer

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Aug 25], a 33 year old man denied assaulting a police officer. Jason Brown pleaded not guilty to assaulting a police officer on 22nd August 2014. Senior Magistrate Archie Warner granted Mr Brown $3,000 bail, required him to provide a surety, and set trial for October 2014. [Note: Due to legal reasons there... Read more of this article

Man Remanded Over Sexual Abuse Charges

Man Remanded Over Sexual Abuse Charges

A 33 year old man appeared in Magistrates Court where he faced seven counts, all indictable, relating to sexual contact with a young girl. The alleged incidents were said to occur between December 2013 and July 2014, and the defendant — who cannot be legally named at this stage of the proceedings — was said to be a person in a position of... Read more of this article

Man Charged With Unlawful Carnal Knowledge

Man Charged With Unlawful Carnal Knowledge

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [August 21], a 20-year- old Pembroke man was charged with having unlawful carnal knowledge with a girl aged between 14 and 16. The charges were that on 9th August 2014, in Pembroke Parish, he had unlawful carnal knowledge of a girl aged between 14 and 16; and, on the same date, using ‘What’s App’,... Read more of this article

29 Yr Old Woman Charged With Wounding Man

29 Yr Old Woman Charged With Wounding Man

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Aug 20], Aljelita Gibran of Paget parish was charged with unlawfully wounding a man with intent to do him grievous bodily harm. The incident was alleged to have occurred on 15th August 2014, in Hamilton Parish. As the charge is indictable and can only be heard in the Supreme Court, Ms Gibran, 29, did not... Read more of this article

Woman Fined: Pitbulls Without Licence

Woman Fined: Pitbulls Without Licence

Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [August 20], Renee Tucker, 23 pleaded guilty to keeping a male and female pitbull and doing so without having a licence. Senior Magistrate Archie Warner fined her $500 on each count for a total fine of $1,000. Prosecutor Loxly Rickett told the Senior Magistrate that dog wardens had received complaints and,... Read more of this article

Man Charged With Using False Betting Slip

Man Charged With Using False Betting Slip

Appearing in Magistrates Court this week,, Marco Davis pleaded not guilty to using a false betting slip in an attempt to defraud Sea Horses Betting Shop of $1,515 and attempting to dishonestly obtain $1,515 from the Betting Shop on 9th July 2014. Magistrate Khamisi Tokunbo granted Mr. Davis $2,000 bail and set trial for November. Related... Read more of this article

Four Car Drivers Arrested Early This Morning

Four Car Drivers Arrested Early This Morning

Four people were arrested early this morning [Aug 17] with a car driver arrested on Front Street, 39 year old male arrested for suspicion of driving whilst impaired in Paget, a man arrested in Hamilton parish after his car was found in a ditch and another man arrested suspicion of driving whilst impaired on East Broadway. Man Arrested At 12.09am On... Read more of this article

Police: Be “Vigilant” About Counterfeit Currency

Police: Be “Vigilant” About Counterfeit Currency

The Bermuda Police Service is advising businesses and their staff as well as residents to be “vigilant regarding counterfeit Bermuda $100 notes bearing serial number 242219 and counterfeit Bermuda $50 notes bearing serial number A30763 currently in circulation.” A police spokesperson said, “If counterfeit cash is detected during a... Read more of this article


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