Tag: Crime in Bermuda

Shooting In Southampton, 17 Year Old Injured

Shooting In Southampton, 17 Year Old Injured

[Updated: Police confirm that a 17 year old was shot at a residence in Southampton at around 10pm, with the suspects said to be two men on a motorcycle. The victim is being treated at KEMH for what the police said are "believed to be non life threatening injuries" to his lower extremities.] At approximately 10.00pm this evening [Sept 22], emergency... Read more of this article

Residents Warned Of Windows Phone Scam

Residents Warned Of Windows Phone Scam

Bermuda residents are reporting a telephone scam affecting some people on the island, with callers pretending to work for a company that supports the Microsoft Windows operating system and attempting to gain access to users’ computers. Calls Received By Local Residents Two local residents have emailed Bernews to report this, with one saying: “At... Read more of this article

Police Advisory: ‘Chain Snatching’ Incidents

Police Advisory: ‘Chain Snatching’ Incidents

Following an increase in reported “chain snatching” incidents in which the offenders travel by motorcycle and accost lone motorcyclists, the police have recommended that “those wearing necklaces tuck them in and be vigilant for any unknown or suspicious individuals approaching them.” A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda... Read more of this article

31 Year Old Woman In Police Custody

31 Year Old Woman In Police Custody

[Updated: A 31 year old woman has been charged with the murder of a 16 year old male] The police have confirmed that a 31 year old Pembroke woman is currently in police custody in connection with an altercation on Monday [Sept 8] that left a 16 year old male in the ICU. The teenager was originally listed in stable condition, however is now listed in... Read more of this article

Video: Full Rebecca Middleton TV Episode

Video: Full Rebecca Middleton TV Episode

The Investigation Discovery’s television show Murder in Paradise – Stranger Danger was recently broadcast on television, and a full copy of the programme has surfaced online, with the episode focusing on the murder of 17-year-old Canadian visitor Rebecca Middleton, who was raped and killed while vacationing on the island in July 1996. You can watch... Read more of this article

16 Year Old In Intensive Care After Assault

16 Year Old In Intensive Care After Assault

[Updated] A 16 year old male is in the Intensive Care Unit, in stable condition, after being assaulted by what the police said was a “lone assailant brandishing a blunt object” in the Ord Road Paget/Warwick area on Monday. A police spokesperson said, “Around 6pm on Monday, September 8th police officers on mobile patrol received a report... Read more of this article

Two Juveniles Arrested, Released On Bail

Two Juveniles Arrested, Released On Bail

“Two juveniles were arrested on Friday, September 5th in connection with counterfeit currency offences and subsequently released on police bail pending further inquiries,” a police spokesperson said. “The Bermuda Police Service continues to advise businesses and their staff as well as residents to be vigilant regarding counterfeit... Read more of this article

17 Year Old Arrested After Attempted Robbery

17 Year Old Arrested After Attempted Robbery

A 17 year old male was arrested in connection with an attempted robbery on the Railway Trail in Warwick on Sunday evening, that saw the suspect brandish what the police termed a “bladed article” at the 47 year old victim, who was injured in the incident. A police spokesperson said, “Around 9:30pm on Sunday, September 7th first responders... Read more of this article

Drugs Seized & Two Men Arrested In Sandys

Drugs Seized & Two Men Arrested In Sandys

A search warrant executed at a Sandys Parish home today [Aug 28] lead to the arrest of two men after what the police termed a “quantity of drugs” was seized from the residence. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service executed a search warrant at a residence on Beacon Hill Road in Sandys Parish today. “As a result,... Read more of this article

BPS Still Seek Rental Cycle Bag Theft Suspects

BPS Still Seek Rental Cycle Bag Theft Suspects

The police continue to seek the suspects who were filmed stealing from a visitor’s rental cycle on August 5th, with investigators continuing to appeal for any information that can identify the two individuals. Speaking yesterday [Aug 25], a police spokesperson said, “Inquiries into this incident are ongoing, with investigators continuing to... Read more of this article


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