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Commissioner Condemns Brannon’s Comments

Commissioner Condemns Brannon’s Comments

Commissioner of Police Stephen Corbishley has condemned the recent comments made on social media by Tony Brannon, saying that “we should always have respect for each other.” His comments follow after Mr Brannon referred to members of the Government as “cockroaches” on social media on what appeared to two occasions; with his remarks being... Read more of this article

Commissioner Of Police Travel Costs & Benefits

Commissioner Of Police Travel Costs & Benefits

In 2019, the Commissioner of Police went on eight trips at a cost of $9,002; the Commissioner does not receive remuneration for children’s school fees, does not receive a clothing allowance, receives an allowance of $1,800 per calendar month towards housing and has access to a fueled vehicle to undertake his duties. These were some of the statements... Read more of this article

Road Sobriety Checkpoints Start On Feb 28th

Road Sobriety Checkpoints Start On Feb 28th

Road sobriety checkpoints will be conducted in seven parishes from Friday, February 28th to Sunday, March 1st. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service would like to advise the public that the next series of road sobriety checkpoints [as specified in the Official Gazette Notice Wednesday, February 19th] will be conducted starting Friday,... Read more of this article

Recruit Car Wash To Aid Dandre Outerbridge

Recruit Car Wash To Aid Dandre Outerbridge

Recruit Foundation Course 80 of the Bermuda Police Service will hold a car wash fundraiser on Saturday, February 29th from 8am until 4pm at the RUBiS Warwick gas station on South Road in Warwick. “It is a tradition of every Recruit Foundation Course to raise money in aid of a charitable cause of their choice – and this year, all proceeds are... Read more of this article

Road Sobriety Checkpoints In Seven Parishes

Road Sobriety Checkpoints In Seven Parishes

According to yesterday’s Official Notices, the Bermuda Police Service will be conducting road sobriety checkpoints from Friday, February 28th to Sunday, March 1st, with the checkpoints set to take place in Hamilton parish, Smiths, Devonshire, Pembroke, Paget, Warwick and Southampton. The full Road Sobriety Checkpoint Notice 2020 follows below... Read more of this article

OBA’s Smith: ‘Police Budget Must Be Protected’

OBA’s Smith: ‘Police Budget Must Be Protected’

“Following the recent spate of shootings, the police budget must be protected if they are to be able to combat gang crime,” Shadow National Security Minister Ben Smith said today. Mr. Smith said, “Recently, I expressed my concerns about reports reaching me that the Bermuda Police Service budget could be cut by as much as $4m. “I... Read more of this article

Corbishley: Property Owner Was Not Involved

Corbishley: Property Owner Was Not Involved

Following comments on social media about a property owner after a recent shooting, Police Commissioner Stephen Corbishley has moved to clarify that the owner of the property “had no involvement in this matter.” Commissioner Corbishley said, “On Sunday the 16th of February, following the shooting incident on Field View Lane, Pembroke,... Read more of this article

Commissioner: ‘Help Us Stop This Violence’

Commissioner: ‘Help Us Stop This Violence’

[Updated with video] “Bermuda has seen 5 shootings in the past two weeks,” Police Commissioner Stephen Corbishley said, adding that to “fully tackle gang violence requires the absolute support of communities.” Commissioner Corbishley said, “Bermuda has seen 5 shootings in the past two weeks. This has overshadowed the previous... Read more of this article

BPS Confirm Death Of 65-Year-Old Colin Fubler

BPS Confirm Death Of 65-Year-Old Colin Fubler

The police have confirmed the death of 65-year-old Mr. Colin Fubler and said that foul play is not suspected. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 65-year-old Mr. Colin Fubler, and extends sincere condolences to his family and friends. “Mr. Fubler’s lifeless body was found by police officers on patrol... Read more of this article

Video: Police On Latest Firearm Incident

Video: Police On Latest Firearm Incident

The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] held a conference this afternoon [Feb 14] to discuss last night’s firearms incident. Detective Sergeant Jason Smith said, “We can subsequently confirm that a firearm was discharged in the area and that a 22-year-old male received injuries as a result. The victim was taken to hospital, was treated for his gunshot... Read more of this article

Police Motorcyclists’ Training Course Underway

Police Motorcyclists’ Training Course Underway

The Bermuda Police Service would like to advise the motoring public that a police motorcyclists’ training course is currently underway until Friday, February 21st. A police spokesperson said, “In order to teach proper response to different types of emergencies, the course involves trainee police motorcyclists traveling along Bermuda’s roads... Read more of this article

Police: Man’s Body Found In Pembroke

Police: Man’s Body Found In Pembroke

Police discovered the “partially decomposed body of a black male” in the Parsons Road, Pembroke area today [Feb 12] and said “efforts are currently underway to identify the deceased as well as confirm the circumstances of his death.” A police spokesperson said, “Around 8:20 this morning [Wednesday, February 12th] officers on inquiries... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Officer Arrested And Charged

Police Confirm Officer Arrested And Charged

A serving police officer was this morning “charged with offences relating to unauthorized access to police information and drug matters,” the police have confirmed. Commissioner of Police Stephen Corbishley said, “A serving police officer was this morning charged with offences relating to unauthorized access to police information and drug... Read more of this article