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911 & Police Phone Number Back In Service

911 & Police Phone Number Back In Service

[Updated] The 911 emergency number presently is not working, the police said this evening, noting that anyone needing emergency assistance should contact the general police number on 295-0011. A police spokesperson said, “Please be advised, the 911 emergency number presently is not working. We are asking anyone needing emergency assistance to... Read more of this article

Did You Lose A Drone On Cooper’s Island?

Did You Lose A Drone On Cooper’s Island?

A drone has been turned in to Hamilton Police Station this morning [March 18] and the police said they would like to return the drone to its rightful owner.A police spokesperson said, “A drone has been turned in to Hamilton Police Station this morning [March 18th]. It was found at Cooper’s Island on Sunday, March 17th. “We would like to return... Read more of this article

Road Sobriety Checkpoints In Six Parishes

Road Sobriety Checkpoints In Six Parishes

The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] will be conducting road sobriety checkpoints again this weekend, set to take place in Hamilton parish, Devonshire, Pembroke, Paget, Warwick and Southampton. 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... Read more of this article

Road Sobriety Checkpoints From March 22 – 24

Road Sobriety Checkpoints From March 22 – 24

The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] will be conducting road sobriety checkpoints again from Friday, 22 March to Sunday, 24 March, set to take place in Hamilton parish, Devonshire, Pembroke, Paget, Warwick and Southampton. The full Road Sobriety Checkpoint Notice 2019 follows below [PDF here]: Related StoriesRoad Sobriety Checkpoints In Six... Read more of this article

12 Police Recruits Become SCARS Certified

12 Police Recruits Become SCARS Certified

Twelve Bermuda Police Service [BPS] recruits will be entering their policing careers SCARS certified. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] has traditionally supported SCARS Bermuda by conducting that specific training delivered as a supplement to our normal training regime.  Constable Anton Gilbert [BPS Recruit Training Officer],... Read more of this article

Rider Drops Motorcycle, Escapes On Foot

Rider Drops Motorcycle, Escapes On Foot

A male motorcyclist attempted to “elude officers” in Warwick on Saturday, dropping his motorcycle and escaping on foot. A police spokesperson said, “Around 9:45pm Saturday, March 9th police officers on mobile patrol in Warwick encountered a male motorcyclist near the Warwick Esso Service Station on Middle Road and approached him regarding... Read more of this article

What Does Female Empowerment Mean To You?

What Does Female Empowerment Mean To You?

Female empowerment should not only be for women of the western side of the world, we cannot expect this patriarchal society to empower us if we do not empower one another, and women today owe a debt of gratitude to those women who cleared a path for this generation. These were some of the messages from the island’s young women who won the Bermuda... Read more of this article

Video: Police Women’s Day Essay Winners

Video: Police Women’s Day Essay Winners

[Updated] The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is holding a press conference this morning [March 8] to highlight the winners of their International Women’s Day essay competition.  We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The live broadcast has concluded and the 8-minute replay is belowUpdate... Read more of this article

Family Appeals For Help After Fatal Collision

Family Appeals For Help After Fatal Collision

“If anyone knows anything can you please come forward, as this has ruined my whole family’s life.” Those were the words from the family of the late Jen-Naya Simmons, who tragically died following a hit and run collision that took place on North Shore Road in Hamilton Parish on July 15th of last year. Ms Simmons family joined the police... Read more of this article

Video: Police Conference On Fatal Collision

Video: Police Conference On Fatal Collision

[Updated] The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is holding a press conference this afternoon [March 7] to discuss the death of Jen-Naya Simmons, who died following a collision that took place on North Shore Road in Hamilton Parish on July 15th of last year. We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The... 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 Monday, April 8. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service is currently recruiting, with interested candidates invited to apply for consideration as a Constable. “Constable applicants:must have a high school diploma or GED. must... Read more of this article

Road Sobriety Checkpoints From March 8 – 10

Road Sobriety Checkpoints From March 8 – 10

The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] will be conducting road sobriety checkpoints again this weekend, set to take place in Hamilton parish, Devonshire, Pembroke, Paget, Warwick and Southampton. 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... Read more of this article

Photos: Police Officers Assist Freeman Family

Photos: Police Officers Assist Freeman Family

Bermuda Police Service members and Student Officers of Recruit Foundation Course 79 came together today [Mar 2] in an effort to assist service colleagues Michelle and Iriah Freeman whose son was born last year and later diagnosed with Costello Syndrome [CS]. Little Iziah Freeman has spent much of his first year of life in a hospital.BPS members congregated... Read more of this article