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Police Detectives Trained & Re-Certified

Police Detectives Trained & Re-Certified

Bermuda Police Service detectives have been trained and re-certified in anti-money laundering and counter terrorism finance investigations. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service has recently completed training for detectives in the Organised & Economic Crime Department [OECD]. “Partnering with the U.K. National Crime... Read more of this article

Three Females Injured While Avoiding Shooting

Three Females Injured While Avoiding Shooting

The 17-year-old young man that was shot on Friday night was “part of a gathering of individuals at a residence,” and “three females that were also part of that gathering avoided being shot but sustained non-life threatening, non-gun related injuries getting out of harm’s way,” the police confirmed today.A police spokesperson... Read more of this article

Motocross Bikes Stolen From Southside Track

Motocross Bikes Stolen From Southside Track

Two motocross bikes – 50cc and 65cc – have recently been stolen from the Southside Motocross Track in St. Davids, along with a street bike, with information sought on their whereabouts. The incident occurred after 8.00pm on Saturday evening [May 20], and according to a member of the Bermuda Motocross Club, all three bikes were stolen from... Read more of this article

17-Year-Old Remains In ICU After Shooting

17-Year-Old Remains In ICU After Shooting

The 17-year-old male who was injured in a shooting on Friday night [May 19] in the North Shore Road, Glebe Road Devonshire area remains in stable condition in the ICU.A police spokesperson said, “At last check the 17-year-old male shot and injured around 11:15pm Friday, May 19th in the North Shore Road, Glebe Road Devonshire area remained in... Read more of this article

Shooting In Devonshire: 17-Year-Old Injured

Shooting In Devonshire: 17-Year-Old Injured

[Updating] Police and emergency personnel attended the North Shore Road/The Glebe Road area tonight [May 19], where police tape and a number of police officers can be seen. Details are limited at this time, however we will update as able.Update 12.15am: Unofficial reports indicate at least one person may have been injured. Update 12.25am: Police confirm... Read more of this article

Man Arrested In Connection With Shooting

Man Arrested In Connection With Shooting

A 29-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the shooting on Sunday [May 14] in the Court/Elliot Street area. The police previously said that it “appears that a 34-year-old male was involved in a confrontation with another man and during this confrontation the 34-year-old male was shot at, receiving a superficial wound.” A police spokesperson... Read more of this article

Shooting: 34-Yr-Old Receives ‘Superficial Wound’

Shooting: 34-Yr-Old Receives ‘Superficial Wound’

The police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the shooting last night in the Court Street, Elliot Street area, and said that it “appears that a 34-year-old male was involved in a confrontation with another man and during this confrontation the 34-year-old male was shot at, receiving a superficial wound.” The police said a “suspect... Read more of this article

Police Respond, Gun Shots On Court Street

Police Respond, Gun Shots On Court Street

[Updated] As of 6.30pm this evening [May 14] a police presence was seen in the Court Street, with unofficial reports indicating that gunshots were heard. Details are limited at this time, however we will update as able. Update 6.55pm: The police said, “‎Around 6:10pm today [Sunday, May 14th] police officers responded to a report of gunshots... Read more of this article

Burglaries At Multiple Commercial Properties

Burglaries At Multiple Commercial Properties

Police are investigating a spree of burglaries at commercial properties over the weekend, with intruders entering premises in multiple parishes, including on Victoria Street, Parsons Road, Lovers Lane, and Middle Road. Cash and three motorcycles were stolen from the Paget property, while the police said it “is unclear now what, if anything, was... Read more of this article

Two Men Arrested, Gun Recovered From Water

Two Men Arrested, Gun Recovered From Water

Police attended an incident on North Shore Road in Pembroke, and as a result, police divers recovered a firearm from the water and two men have been arrested. A police spokesperson said, “Approximately 11.30pm on Monday 1st May 2017, police attended an incident that occurred in the vicinity of Grace Methodist Church on North Shore Road, Pembroke. “As... Read more of this article

BPS: 25 Year Sentence Sends ‘Clear Message’

BPS: 25 Year Sentence Sends ‘Clear Message’

“The 25 year sentence for murder and using a firearm handed down to convicted murderer Travone Saltus today sends a clear and unequivocal message to perpetrators of these types of crimes that there are serious consequences,” Detective Superintendent Sean Field-Lament, Crime Division said. Following a trial in the Supreme Court, Saltus was... Read more of this article

Supreme Court: 48-Year-Old Man Pleads Guilty

Supreme Court: 48-Year-Old Man Pleads Guilty

A 48-year-old Pembroke man pleaded guilty to offences under the Proceeds of Crime Act, with the police saying that an investigation determined that Abdullah Hussain Ali-Virgil had “conducted a variety of transactions involving cash derived from criminal activity in excess of $217,000.” Detective Chief Inspector Nicholas Pedro, Organised... 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