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Court: Jimenez Facing Cocaine Charge In Miami

Court: Jimenez Facing Cocaine Charge In Miami

Micah Jimenez is facing a charge of importing cocaine into the United States, with court documents stating that he was allegedly caught attempting to import the illegal drug at the Miami International Airport earlier this month. According to court documents from the Southern District of Florida, “On or about September 8, 2018, the defendant, Micah... Read more of this article

Former Teacher To Be Extradited To Bermuda

Former Teacher To Be Extradited To Bermuda

An American who previously lived in Bermuda and worked as a teacher, is reportedly set to be extradited to Bermuda from the United States, where he will face charges. Overseas media have reported that court documents show the Judge signed off on an extradition certification that will send the man to Bermuda to face charges related to allegations of... Read more of this article

BPS Extend Thanks After Suspect’s Extradition

BPS Extend Thanks After Suspect’s Extradition

The Bermuda Police Service has acknowledged the “valuable assistance” provided by international law enforcement partners in assisting with the arrest and extradition of murder suspect LeVeck Roberts. The 21 year old, who holds dual U.S. nationality, was extradited on Sunday [Aug 31] after having been arrested in Atlanta earlier this year. Roberts... Read more of this article

Mother & Son Arrested En Route To Bermuda

Mother & Son Arrested En Route To Bermuda

According to various American news reports, a mother and son were arrested at a North Carolina airport with more than 20 pounds of cannabis, with the reports saying the pair were on their way to Bermuda via a connection in Atlanta. 42-year-old Karen Sullivan and her 25-year-old son Korey Braley, who appear to be U.S. citizens, are now in a North Carolina... Read more of this article

Not Guilty Verdict: Shooting Of Trayvon Martin

Not Guilty Verdict: Shooting Of Trayvon Martin

The jury in the trial of George Zimmerman — who fatally shot an unarmed teenager — returned a not guilty verdict this evening [July 13]. According to CNN, the all female jury basically had three choices: to find Zimmerman guilty of second-degree murder; to find him guilty of the lesser charge of manslaughter; or to find him not guilty. On... Read more of this article

Child Porn: Man Arrested After Leaving Island

Child Porn: Man Arrested After Leaving Island

According to the U.S. authorities, a 60-year-old man was arrested in Baltimore last week after arriving on a flight from Bermuda. He was arrested on an outstanding arrest warrant from Pennsylvania on child pornography charges, and has been turned over to Maryland Transportation Authority Police. The U.S. authorities said that U.S. Customs and Border... Read more of this article

Ex-Tyco CEO Kozlowski Has Parole Denied

Ex-Tyco CEO Kozlowski Has Parole Denied

A state appeals court reversed a lower court decision and denied Tyco International Ltd. and former Chief Executive L. Dennis Kozlowski’s request to be released on parole. The state’s parole board initially denied his request in April 2012, but a lower court disagreed, the Wall Street Journal has reported. In 2005, Mr. Kozlowski and former... Read more of this article

Bermudian Arrested In NJ For Drug Offences

Bermudian Arrested In NJ For Drug Offences

[Updated] A Bermudian man was arrested in New Jersey in connection with a drug related matter. The Bermuda Police Service released limited information, saying only that they are “aware of an arrest of a Bermudian National in New Jersey on a drug related matter and are liaising with the relevant authorities accordingly.” Update 5.43pm: People... Read more of this article

23-Yr-Old Bermudian Woman Arrested In Atlanta

23-Yr-Old Bermudian Woman Arrested In Atlanta

A 23-year-old Bermudian female who was traveling with her parent — a serving police officer — has been arrested in Atlanta on suspicion of drug smuggling. Police Media Manager Dwayne Caines said, “A 23 year old Bermudian female traveling with her parent was arrested and detained by authorities at the airport in Atlanta on suspicion... Read more of this article

Man Sentenced In Drug Smuggling Scheme

Man Sentenced In Drug Smuggling Scheme

An American man has been sentenced in a U.S. Federal Court to 36 months of probation and a $1,000 fine for his role in a US-to-Bermuda drug smuggling scheme. The Associated Press reports that Brian Wade — who previously worked as baggage handler at Philadelphia International Airport  – pleaded guilty to two counts of possession with intent... Read more of this article

Curtis Associate Admits Fraud Charges

Curtis Associate Admits Fraud Charges

A Montana man has admitted to bilking investors out of nearly $2 million in a scheme which involved Bermudian Andre Curtis [pictured], pleading guilty to multiple charges of conspiracy and fraud in US District Court yesterday [Mar.7]. Dan Two Feathers is one of three men charged by a US federal grand jury with running the complicated “Ponzi”... Read more of this article

Child Found In US, Mother Arrested

Child Found In US, Mother Arrested

A 14-year-old Bermudian child allegedly abducted by his mother in 2003 was found in Florida yesterday [Feb.2], according to US media and police reports. The child’s mother – 40-year-old Bermudian Kim Sakena Swan [pictured]  – was arrested and charged with interference with child custody. The child is expected to be reunited with his... Read more of this article

Video: Curtis Associates Charged

Video: Curtis Associates Charged

[Note: Video will auto-play] Two Montana men, already in trouble with that state for bilking investors out of millions of dollars in a global investment scheme involving Bermuda’s Andre Curtis [pictured], are now facing federal criminal charges. Montana’s KAJ18 TV station reports today [Dec. 23] that Dan Two Feathers and Shawn Swor have... Read more of this article