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Police Investigating Indecent Exposure Incidents

Police Investigating Indecent Exposure Incidents

Police are investigating two incidents of indecent exposure encountered by two different women at different locations this weekend, with the suspect described as a “naked brown complexioned male, approximately 5 feet 7 inches tall of medium build.” A police spokesperson said, “Inquiries are underway regarding two reported incidents of... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of Tyrone Edwards

Police Confirm Death Of Tyrone Edwards

The police have confirmed the death of 54-year-old Tyrone Edwards following a medical emergency in Dockyard on Saturday. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 54-year-old Tyrone Edwards and extends sincere condolences to his family and friends. “Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service personnel as well as... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of Woman In Pembroke

Police Confirm Death Of Woman In Pembroke

[Updated] Police and EMTs responded to Cedar Avenue this morning [Feb 10] after an “unresponsive woman was found in her residence.” Police Media Manager Dwayne Caines said, “Police and EMTs responded to an incident that took place on Cedar Avenue in Pembroke at 7am this morning [Saturday]. “Upon police arrival it was ascertained... Read more of this article

Police Commissioner Michael DeSilva To Retire

Police Commissioner Michael DeSilva To Retire

[Updated] Saying that has been “deeply rewarding to serve the community as a police officer,” Commissioner of Police Michael DeSilva has confirmed that he plans to retire from the position. Commissioner DeSilva said, “It was not an easy decision to retire and leave a career of over 32 years in the making. I am passionate about policing... Read more of this article

Police Pay Tribute To PC Dawn Jeffrey Darby

Police Pay Tribute To PC Dawn Jeffrey Darby

The Bermuda Police Service and the Bermuda Reserve Police paid tribute to PC Dawn Jeffrey Darby who passed away at the age of 55, saying she “will be remembered fondly for her pleasant manner, positive attitude and highly active volunteer service.” A police spokesperson said, “It is with deep sadness that the Bermuda Police Service... Read more of this article

High Police Presence For New Year’s Weekend

High Police Presence For New Year’s Weekend

The Bermuda Police Service will be highly visible over the long New Year’s weekend and specifically  New Year’s Eve [NYE] with a view to “prevent incidents of antisocial behavior around the many functions and events that are planned”. A police spokesperson said, “On NYE, officers will be deployed in the Town of St. George as well... Read more of this article

Jean-Jacques Lemay Dies Following Collision

Jean-Jacques Lemay Dies Following Collision

The police have paid tribute to former Commissioner of Police Jean-Jacques Lemay who died following a road traffic collision in Canada. Commissioner of Police Michael DeSilva said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] regrets to announce the death of former Commissioner of Police, Mr. Jean-Jacques Lemay QPM, CCM, BA, who died on the evening of Saturday... Read more of this article

BPS Christmas Donations & Community Initiatives

BPS Christmas Donations & Community Initiatives

As part of their effort to show that “policing is not all about enforcement,” many police officers and support staff  are holding several community initiatives for the holiday season. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is headed into the holidays full steam ahead, with several community initiatives taking... Read more of this article

BPS Issue Christmas Crime Prevention Advisory

BPS Issue Christmas Crime Prevention Advisory

The Bermuda Police Service has reminded the public to be vigilant saying “that as we are already in the festive season we want to remind homeowners, shoppers and business owners & staff to be extremely vigilant in an effort to minimizing the risk of becoming a victim of crime; which as we know increases during this time of the year.” Acting... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of Sotunji Burgess

Police Confirm Death Of Sotunji Burgess

Police have confirmed the death of 37-year-old Sotunji Burgess following a medical emergency. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 37-year-old Sotunji Burgess and extends sincere condolences to his family & friends. “Mr. Burgess became unresponsive while a passenger aboard a scheduled Jet Blue... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of 37-Year-Old Man

Police Confirm Death Of 37-Year-Old Man

Police have confirmed the death of a 37-year-old Bermudian man following a medical emergency onboard a flight arriving from New York. A police spokesperson said, “Around 10:10pm Sunday, December 10th police and first responders attended a reported medical emergency onboard a scheduled Jet Blue flight arriving from New York USA. “CPR was being performed... Read more of this article

Police Service Welcomes 12 New Constables

Police Service Welcomes 12 New Constables

The Passing Out Parade for Recruit Foundation Course #78 took place yesterday at Police Headquarters in Prospect, with twelve new Constables welcomed to the Police Service. In attendance at the ceremony were several dignitaries including Governor John Rankin, Attorney-General Kathy Lynn Simmons, U.S. Consul General Mary Ellen Koenig, Secretary for... Read more of this article

Video: Press Conference On Road Safety

Video: Press Conference On Road Safety

[Updated] The Bermuda Police Service, Minister of Transport & Regulatory Affairs Walter Roban, and representatives from the Bermuda Road Safety Council and CADA held a press conference this morning [Dec 7] to discuss road safety.The press conference has just concluded and we will have additional information later on, and in the meantime the 27-minute... Read more of this article