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Official Police Website Now Back Online

Official Police Website Now Back Online

[Updated] The Bermuda Police Service said they have “received reports that the online host of our website may have been compromised by malware and is actively taking steps with the vendor to identify and address the issue.” “Members of the public are advised that until further notice, the BPS website will be taken offline,” a... Read more of this article

Cayman Officers Will Not Be Prosecuted

Cayman Officers Will Not Be Prosecuted

Cayman’s director of public prosecutions has ruled that the police officers involved in a fatal shooting will not be charged following a report from the Bermuda Police Service according to a report from the Cayman News Service. Officers from the Bermuda Police Service traveled to Cayman Islands earlier this year to assist, with the Cayman police... Read more of this article

Police Release 2016 Crime Statistics Report

Police Release 2016 Crime Statistics Report

Total crime for 2016 fell by 164 crimes or about 4% and 2016 is the 3rd lowest year for total crime since 2000, behind 2013 [3,480[ and 2014 [3,394], according to the 2016 Crime Statistics released by the police today. This was announced by Commissioner of Police Michael DeSilva, who said, “The release of the 2016 crime report was delayed by technical... Read more of this article

BPS To Hold Recruitment Information Sessions

BPS To Hold Recruitment Information Sessions

The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is actively recruiting for their Cadet and Constables as well as Bermuda Reserve Police volunteer Constables, and will be holding information sessions. A police spokesperson said, “Information sessions regarding the recruitment process for Bermuda Police Service Cadets and Constables as well as Bermuda Reserve... Read more of this article

Regiment And Police Team Up For Training

Regiment And Police Team Up For Training

At the weekend, Royal Bermuda Regiment soldiers joined forces with police officers to boost their public order capabilities, with more than 40 soldiers and police officers spending two days honing skills regularly practised to ensure the two forces can work together well. Lieutenant Andrew Burnett-Herkes, from the RBR Operational Support Unit [OSU]... Read more of this article

Bermuda Police Service Recruitment Underway

Bermuda Police Service Recruitment Underway

The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is currently recruiting, with the deadline to submit applications set for Friday, April 28. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service is currently recruiting, with interested candidates invited to apply for consideration as a Cadet, Reserve Constable or full time Constable. “Cadet applicants:must... Read more of this article

BPS Investigation Concluded, 15 Summonses

BPS Investigation Concluded, 15 Summonses

“The BPS investigation into the protest at the House of Assembly on December 2nd 2016 has been completed,” the police said today, adding that “to date, 15 people have received summonses to appear in court relating to a range of offences.”A police spokesperson said, “There are three separate issues relating to the events... Read more of this article

BPS: Report Recommendations Are In Progress

BPS: Report Recommendations Are In Progress

“We are updating our public order policy to standardise the planning process and provide record keeping guidelines” and “will also make recommendations to the Minister of National Security to consider legislative amendments that are in line with modern public order considerations,” Commissioner of Police Michael DeSilva said today. The... Read more of this article

Walter Roban On Budget For Police Officers

Walter Roban On Budget For Police Officers

[Updated with video] “Do not be fooled by announcements” that the “budget has been increased to allow for the hiring of new police officers,” as the officers due to be hired are filling vacancies “left unfilled for years because of OBA budget cuts,” Shadow Minister of National Security Walter Roban said, adding that... Read more of this article

Police Community Outreach Clinic On Thursday

Police Community Outreach Clinic On Thursday

The Police Central Community Action Team will be holding Police Community Outreach Clinics at Gorham’s on St. John’s Road in Pembroke on Thursday. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service Central Community Action Team will be holding a community outreach clinic on Thursday, 23rd March 2017 from 2pm until 6pm at Gorham’s Ltd.... Read more of this article

Police To Hold Community Outreach Clinics

Police To Hold Community Outreach Clinics

The Police Central Community Action Team will be holding Police Community Outreach Clinics in Paget and Devonshire. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service Central Community Action Team will be holding community outreach clinics at the following days, times and locations this week.“Tuesday, March 7th from 11:00am until... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of Robin M. Simmons

Police Confirm Death Of Robin M. Simmons

The police have confirmed the death of 54-year-old Robin M. Simmons, and said that foul play is not suspected. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 54-year-old Robin M. Simmons and extends condolences to his family and friends. “The lifeless body of Mr. Simmons was discovered inside a Mount... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of 54-Year-Old Man

Police Confirm Death Of 54-Year-Old Man

The police have confirmed the death of a 54-year-old man, and said that while inquiries continue, “initial information does not suggest any suspicious circumstances.” “Around 2:50pm on Wednesday, February 22nd police and first responders were dispatched to a reported sudden death at a Mount View Road, Pembroke residence,” a police... Read more of this article