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BPS To Host Parade Of Past & Present Staff

BPS To Host Parade Of Past & Present Staff

The Bermuda Police Service is reaching out to all former Police Officers, Reserves and Support Staff to join them on Wednesday October 8th at 11am at Hamilton Police Station for a parade of staff past and present. A spokesperson said, “The parade will leave from Hamilton Police Station and end at City Hall. This is a clarion call for anyone who... Read more of this article

Foul Play Not Suspected In 49 Yr Old’s Death

Foul Play Not Suspected In 49 Yr Old’s Death

Following the death of a 49 year old man in the Par-La-Ville park area yesterday afternoon [Aug 16], the police have stated that foul play is not suspected. A police spokesperson said, “On Saturday afternoon at around 2:45pm police and first responders attended a report of an incident that took place in the Par-La-Ville park rest rooms. “Upon... Read more of this article

Video: Police Address “Carnage On Our Roads”

Video: Police Address “Carnage On Our Roads”

[Updated with video] Police Inspector Robert Cardwell spoke at a press conference today [Aug 14] to bring attention to what he said was “some alarming data that is being gathered as a result of what can only be described as carnage on our roads.” “To date we have recorded 9 road traffic related fatalities. In comparison there were... Read more of this article

BPS Eastern Community Clinic This Wednesday

BPS Eastern Community Clinic This Wednesday

The Eastern Community Action Team will be hosting a Police Community Clinic on Wednesday August 20th from 10am – 12pm and again from 4pm – 6pm at the Shelly Bay Market Place, Hamilton Parish. “Community Action Team [CAT] officers will be available at the location to meet with members of the public and discuss any concerns they may have,”... Read more of this article

Q2 2014 Sees Lowest Crime Rate Since 2000

Q2 2014 Sees Lowest Crime Rate Since 2000

[Updated with video] The current crime picture in Bermuda is “showing very positive trends,” according to the Bermuda Police Service, who said the “second quarter of 2014 ranking as the lowest on record at 750 offences across all categories, with “total crime fell below 800 for the first time since modern crime recording systems... Read more of this article

BPS: ‘Relatively Minor’ Incidents Over Cup Match

BPS: ‘Relatively Minor’ Incidents Over Cup Match

The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] has thanked the public for their “patience and assistance” over the busy Cup Match holiday period. Detective Superintendent James Howard said, “This is always a challenging time for the police as we spread our resources to cover at least eight major events that collectively see more than 30,000 people... Read more of this article

Video: BPS, Agencies Encourage Safe Holiday

Video: BPS, Agencies Encourage Safe Holiday

The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is wishing all those who will be taking part in Cup Match activities over the holiday to be safe and respect the law, outlining their efforts to maintain order during the island’s busiest time of year, while also warning the public about the possible passing of fake currency. BPS will employ high-visibility patrols,... Read more of this article

Marine Police Assist Swimmer In Distress

Marine Police Assist Swimmer In Distress

Around 1.20pm on Monday [July 28], police officers including Marine Unit officers were dispatched to a reported male swimmer in distress in the waters of Bailey’s Bay, Hamilton parish. A police spokesperson said, “On arrival it appears that the 31 year old Hamilton parish man involved was located along the shoreline of an islet conscious and... Read more of this article

Temporary Closure Of Somerset Police Station

Temporary Closure Of Somerset Police Station

The Bermuda Police Service said they “would like to take this opportunity to inform the public, but more specifically those living in the western end of the island, that the Somerset Police Station will be temporarily closed from Wednesday July 23rd for approximately three weeks in order for a new radio tower to be installed onto the grounds adjoining... Read more of this article

Police Officer Arrested: Alleged Sexual Offences

Police Officer Arrested: Alleged Sexual Offences

A 36-year-old male police officer has been “suspended from duty following his arrest in connection to allegations of committing sexual offences,” Detective Superintendent of Police James Howard has confirmed. “Because of the nature of the offences and the fact that there is an active investigation underway no further comment will be... Read more of this article


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