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Police Confirm Death: 51-Year-Old Sean Tavares

Police Confirm Death: 51-Year-Old Sean Tavares

The police have now confirmed the death of 51-year-old Sean Tavares, who was found in an unresponsive state on Friday. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 51-year-old Sean Tavares and extends sincere condolences to his family and friends. “Mr. Tavares was found in an unresponsive state at the... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of 51-Year-Old Man

Police Confirm Death Of 51-Year-Old Man

The police have confirmed the death of a 51-year-old male who was found in a non-responsive state in Pembroke this morning [Aug 18], and said that “foul play is not suspected.” A police spokesperson said, “Police responded to a report of an incident that took place at the American International Building in Pembroke at 7:30am this morning... Read more of this article

Police Community Outreach Clinic On Friday

Police Community Outreach Clinic On Friday

The Police Central Community Action Team will be holding Police Community Outreach Clinics in the Court Street, Elliot Street Pembroke area on Friday [Aug 18] from 12.00pm to 4.00pm. A police spokesperson said, “The Central Community Action Team invites the public to join them for a community outreach clinic in the Court Street, Elliot Street... Read more of this article

Minister Caines On Police Complaints Decision

Minister Caines On Police Complaints Decision

[Updated] “Disturbing and lacking the closure only proper accountability can bring,” is the view expressed by Minister of National Security Wayne Caines after his review of the decision of the Police Complaints Authority about the police use of pepper spray during the protests on December 2nd 2016 at the House of Assembly. In making their decision,... Read more of this article

PCA: “Complaints Received Cannot Be Upheld”

PCA: “Complaints Received Cannot Be Upheld”

[Updated] The decision on the complaints filed by 26 people following the police use of pepper spray in December 2016 has just been released, with the Police Complaints Authority concluding that “no misconduct can be attributed to Officers at the Parliamentary grounds and thus the complaints received cannot be upheld,” however they added... Read more of this article

Video: Police On Upcoming Cup Match Holiday

Video: Police On Upcoming Cup Match Holiday

[Updated] The Bermuda Police Service held a press conference this afternoon [August 1] discussing for their policing plans for the upcoming Cup Match holiday. The press conference has just concluded and we will have additional information later on, and in the meantime the 8-minute live video replay is below.Update 3.00pm: Superintendent Darrin Simons... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of Frank D’Angelo

Police Confirm Death Of Frank D’Angelo

The police have now confirmed the death of 69-year-old Frank D’Angelo, who was found in an unresponsive state in the water in Southampton. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 69 year old Frank D’Angelo and extends sincere condolences to his family and friends. “Mr. D’Angelo, said to be from... Read more of this article

Police Advisory: General Election Policing Plan

Police Advisory: General Election Policing Plan

In advance of the General Election on Tuesday, 18th July, the police have issued an advisory detailing their policing plan for the day. Acting Assistant Commissioner of Police James Howard Remarks: The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] would like to make the public aware of the following in the lead up to the General Election on Tuesday, 18th July 2017 in... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of 69-Year-Old Visitor

Police Confirm Death Of 69-Year-Old Visitor

The police have confirmed the death of a 69-year-old American visitor, who was found in an unresponsive state in the water in Southampton, and said foul play is not suspected. A police spokesperson said, “Around 2:15pm Thursday, July 13th police and first responders were dispatched to a report of an unresponsive man in the water near Horseshoe... Read more of this article

Photos: Funeral Procession For Latasha Gibson

Photos: Funeral Procession For Latasha Gibson

Family and friends were joined by members of the Bermuda Police Service and other dignitaries at the ceremonial police funeral for the late Police Constable Latasha Gibson which took place on Wednesday [July 5] at The Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity on Church Street. A police spokesperson said, “It is with great sadness, that we acknowledge... Read more of this article

Complainant Requested No Further Police Action

Complainant Requested No Further Police Action

[Updated] Following the canvassing incident last month in which an OBA candidate made a complaint to the police, the police confirmed they received a report, however added that “the complainant has requested no further police action.”This follows after OBA candidate Sheila Gomez “made a complaint to the Bermuda Police Service” last month... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of 45-Year-Old Man

Police Confirm Death Of 45-Year-Old Man

[Updated] The police have confirmed the death of a 45-year-old man who was found in an unresponsive state at a property in Sandys parish. A police spokesperson said, “Around 11:10am Sunday, June 25th police and first responders were dispatched to a report of an unresponsive male at a property in the Spar Lane, Craddock Road Sandys parish area. “The... Read more of this article

Another Attempt To Remove Old WWII Ordnance

Another Attempt To Remove Old WWII Ordnance

Sea conditions prevented the Joint Services Explosives Ordnance Disposal [JSEOD] team from detonating military ordnance from World War II that was recently discovered in the Chaplin Bay area, however another attempt will be made on Tuesday, 20th June. A police spokesperson said, “Sea conditions on Friday 16th June prevented the Joint Services... Read more of this article