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Court: Witness Describes Seeing People Running

Court: Witness Describes Seeing People Running

A woman out walking saw people running and one of them fall over the night Bermudian teenager Lyrico Steede was fatally stabbed in Bulwell, England, a jury has heard. Five teenagers are charged in connection with the murder, and the trial is taking place in the Nottingham Crown Court, and according to the latest report from the Nottingham Post, “A... Read more of this article

Court: Jury Hears Murder Victim’s Last Words

Court: Jury Hears Murder Victim’s Last Words

The last words of Bermudian teenager Lyrico Steede were played at the trial of five teenagers accused of his murder, with the trial taking place at the Nottingham Crown Court in England. This is according to a report by the Nottinghamshire Post, which said, “They were recorded on the camera fitted to the uniform of a police officer trying to... Read more of this article

Road Sobriety Checkpoints From Oct 19 – 21st

Road Sobriety Checkpoints From Oct 19 – 21st

The Bermuda Police Service will be conducting road sobriety checkpoints again this weekend, set to take place in Pembroke, Devonshire and Paget parishes. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service would like to advise the public that the next series of road sobriety checkpoints (as specified in the Official Gazette Notice Wednesday,... Read more of this article

Police Investigate Gun Shots In Pembroke

Police Investigate Gun Shots In Pembroke

Police responded to several 911 calls regarding gun shots being heard in the Central Pembroke area last night, and said that “it does not appear that anyone has been injured.” A police spokesperson said, “Police responded to several 911 calls regarding gun shots being heard in Central Pembroke area [Curving Avenue, Rambling Lane, Middle... Read more of this article

Court: Woman Testifies In Murder Trial In UK

Court: Woman Testifies In Murder Trial In UK

A woman told a jury about the night she found Lyrico Steede on her doorstep having been critically wounded, as the murder trial continues in England, with five teenagers accused of taking part in the murder of the 17-year-old Bermudian. 19-year-old Kasharn Campbell, 18-year-old Remmell Miller-Campbell and two 17-year-old boys and 16-year-old girl,... Read more of this article

Seven Arrests In Roadside Sobriety Checkpoints

Seven Arrests In Roadside Sobriety Checkpoints

[Updated] From Friday evening to Saturday morning, four people were arrested due to the roadside sobriety checkpoints, with all failing the test, and one person arrested following a “high speed chase.” The police tweeted, “Fri pm to Sat am road side sobriety checks results in 4 impaired driver arrests. All failed tests. “The... Read more of this article

Teen Arrested After Altercation At Bus Terminal

Teen Arrested After Altercation At Bus Terminal

Police attended a “disturbance” at the Hamilton bus terminal on Friday afternoon, and a 16-year-old boy “believed to have been involved in the incident was arrested and later released on police bail,” the police have confirmed.A police spokesperson said, “Around 4:15pm Friday [October 12th] police officers were dispatched... Read more of this article

Murder Trial In UK: Jurors Watch CCTV Footage

Murder Trial In UK: Jurors Watch CCTV Footage

The trial of five teenagers charged in connection with the murder of 17-year-old Bermudian Lyrico Steede continues in England with jurors watching CCTV footage, according to the latest report from the Nottinghamshire Post. 19-year-old Kasharn Campbell, 18-year-old Remmell Miller-Campbell and two 17-year-old boys and 16-year-old girl, who the British... Read more of this article

13 People Arrested At Road Sobriety Checkpoints

13 People Arrested At Road Sobriety Checkpoints

[Updated] Nine people were arrested last night [Oct 5] due to the Road Sobriety Checkpoints, police have confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “Police are reminding the public not to drink and drive. If you must drink always have a designated driver. “Last night as a result of the Road Sobriety Checkpoints 9 people were arrested. As per... Read more of this article

Police Investigation Into Shooting Continues

Police Investigation Into Shooting Continues

“Tuesday night’s shooting on Friswells Road is believed to be gang related,” the police said today, adding that “detectives continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding that incident.” A police spokesperson said, “We would like to thank members of the public for their assistance so far and renew the appeal for anyone... Read more of this article

Court: Murder Trial Gets Underway In England

Court: Murder Trial Gets Underway In England

The trial of five teenagers charged in connection with the murder of 17-year-old Bermudian Lyrico Steede is underway in the Nottingham Crown Court in England. 19-year-old Kasharn Campbell, 18-year-old Remmell Miller-Campbell and two 17-year-old boys and 16-year-old girl, who the British media cannot name for legal reasons, are accused of taking part... Read more of this article

Man Arrested After Attempted Robbery

Man Arrested After Attempted Robbery

[Updated] There was an attempted robbery at a business in the east end this afternoon [Oct 4] Police Media Manager Dwayne Caines has confirmed, with a man apparently “brandishing a bladed article.” Further details are expected soon, and we will update as able.Update 2.35pm: Police confirm that there was an attempted armed robbery at Game... Read more of this article

BPS Appeal: Witnesses To Last Night’s Shooting

BPS Appeal: Witnesses To Last Night’s Shooting

The investigation regarding last night’s shooting in the Friswells Road area of Pembroke area continues, with the police appealing for witnesses. “Although several shots were fired, there were no reported injuries,” the police said, adding “however, the gunfire did cause damage to a car as well as some property damage. “Detectives... Read more of this article