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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

BPS Vehicles To Participate In Harbour Nights

BPS Vehicles To Participate In Harbour Nights

In anticipation of Police Week 2014 this October, members of the public are encouraged to come out to Harbour Nights tonight [July 9]  to see a variety of police vehicles on display along Front Street in the City of Hamilton, including the police vessel ‘Guardian.’ Community Action Team [CAT], Bermuda Reserve Police and Police Cadet Programme personnel... Read more of this article

Video: Police Service Given 350 Trauma Packs

Video: Police Service Given 350 Trauma Packs

At a press conference held today [June 25], Governor George Fergusson presented Police Commissioner Michael DeSilva with 350 trauma packs, each containing a number of items that promise to aid officers in the case of traumatic injury, such as a gunshot wound.Commissioner DeSilva said, “I am pleased to accept the donation of 350 Trauma Packs... Read more of this article

Photos: Queen’s Birthday Parade In Hamilton

Photos: Queen’s Birthday Parade In Hamilton

Pomp and pageantry took over Front Street yesterday morning [June 14] as the annual Queen’s Birthday Parade took place, featuring the Bermuda Regiment, the Bermuda Regiment Band & Corps of Drums, the Bermuda Police Service and Bermuda Police Reserves and more.The military in Bermuda has always celebrated the Sovereign’s Official Birthday with... Read more of this article

Overseas Territories Medal For Paul Wright

Overseas Territories Medal For Paul Wright

Government House has announced that Her Majesty The Queen has approved the award of an Overseas Territories [Police] Medal for Meritorious Service [OTM] to Bermuda’s Deputy Commissioner of Police, Mr Paul Wright. The OTM replaced the former Colonial Police Medal. The Governor, Mr George Fergusson, said that he was aware of Deputy Commissioner Wright’s... Read more of this article

BPS Movie Night This Friday At Police Field

BPS Movie Night This Friday At Police Field

This Friday, June 13th, the Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is holding a movie night at Police Field in Prospect, Devonshire featuring the 2013 animated Disney film ‘Frozen’ and the 2014 police themed action comedy ‘Ride Along.’ A police spokesperson said, “The general public, especially the surrounding neighbourhoods of Cedar Park Road,... Read more of this article

Video: Police, Council Promote Water Safety

Video: Police, Council Promote Water Safety

With the summer season quickly approaching, the Marine Police Unit and Bermuda Water Safety Council are reminding the public that they will be enforcing laws that govern the safe operation of all marine vessels on the waters. Inspector Robert Cardwell said, “As we are now into the summer months, activities in and around the waters in Bermuda will... Read more of this article

Second Police Community Clinic Set For June 4

Second Police Community Clinic Set For June 4

The second of several Police Community Clinics scheduled for St. George’s will now be held on Wednesday, June 4 at the St. George’s Esso Service Station on Rose Hill Street, between 4.00pm and 6.00pm. A police spokesperson said, “This is a change of time and venue, as the first community clinic of this series was held May 28 at the St. George’s... Read more of this article

BPS Plays Revitalized Role In Bermuda Day

BPS Plays Revitalized Role In Bermuda Day

The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is well-known on the island for the important work they do, but many of its members are being recognized for a different kind of contribution after seeing BPS participation in Bermuda Day events revitalized this year. Building on 135 years of community activity, BPS enjoyed a number of honours during the holiday, with... Read more of this article


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