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Police: Recent Burglaries In Various Parishes

Police: Recent Burglaries In Various Parishes

The Bermuda Police Service is reminding the public to remain vigilant regarding burglaries following recent reported incidents in various parishes – particularly in Warwick. A police spokesperson said, “In the latest incidents, cash and electronic items have been among the items taken. “Residents are reminded to secure their homes by ensuring... Read more of this article

Police: Public Be Vigilant For Motorcycle Bandit

Police: Public Be Vigilant For Motorcycle Bandit

The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is advising the public to be vigilant for a male motorcyclist who has confronted car drivers claiming that they were in collision with his motorcycle. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service is aware of a few recent incidents where a male motorcyclist has confronted car drivers claiming that they were... Read more of this article

Man Attempts To Escape From Court Room

Man Attempts To Escape From Court Room

After being told he would be remanded into custody, 31-year-old Howard Ascento attempted to escape from the court room, however he was detained by the police before he was able to exit the court building. A police spokesperson said, “Quick action by a member of the Bermuda Police Service today thwarted an escape attempt from the Magistrates’ Court. 31-year-old... Read more of this article

Teenager Injured In Stabbing In Sandys Parish

Teenager Injured In Stabbing In Sandys Parish

[Updated] A 17-year-old male was injured during an “altercation” between several men in the Cricket Lane, Sandys parish area this evening [Oct 6], the police have confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “Around 5:15pm Sunday, October 6th police received a report of a stabbing. Details remain limited at this time. “However, early... Read more of this article

Police Appeal For Witnesses To Shooting

Police Appeal For Witnesses To Shooting

The police are appealing for witnesses to the shooting last night in the east end, which resulted in a 64-year-old man being shot in the shoulder.A police spokesperson said, “Detectives continue to investigate a confirmed firearm incident that occurred around 10:25pm Thursday, October 3rd in the Cashew City Road, St. George’s area where a... Read more of this article

Man Injured In St. David’s Shooting Incident

Man Injured In St. David’s Shooting Incident

[Updated] Multiple police vehicles responded to a firearm incident in the St. David’s area tonight [Oct 3] and initial reports suggest someone may have been injured. An ambulance attended the scene and transported someone to King Edward Memorial Hospital. Police officers could be seen searching the area with flashlights and the forensic unit has... Read more of this article

Motorcyclist Arrested After Police Pursuit

Motorcyclist Arrested After Police Pursuit

A 19-year-old Sandys parish man has been arrested following a pursuit after failing to stop his motorcycle for police. A police spokesperson said, “Around 8:10am on Wednesday, October 2, police officers on mobile patrol in a marked police car in the area of Church Street and King Street in the City of Hamilton observed a motorcyclist commit a traffic... Read more of this article

Witness Appeal: Fight On Queen Street

Witness Appeal: Fight On Queen Street

The police are appealing for witnesses after a video circulated on social media showing a fight taking place next to the Bermuda National Library. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service is aware of a video currently being circulated on social media showing a fight that took place next to the Bermuda National Library on Queen Street... Read more of this article

Inquiries Continue Into Westgate Inmate Escape

Inquiries Continue Into Westgate Inmate Escape

Inquiries regarding the circumstances of a Westgate inmate’s escape continue and he has been transferred from police custody back to the Westgate Correctional Facility. A police spokesperson said, “A 29-year-old male Westgate Correctional Facility inmate that escaped Monday afternoon and was apprehended in the South Road, Horseshoe Road,... Read more of this article

“Unaccounted For” Westgate Prisoner Caught

“Unaccounted For” Westgate Prisoner Caught

[Updated] An “unaccounted for” inmate from the Westgate Correctional Facility has since been located in Southampton and is currently in custody, according to police. A police spokesperson said, “Commissioner of Police Stephen Corbishley can confirm that Bermuda Police Service and Department of Corrections personnel conducted a joint... Read more of this article

Yuval Abraham Arrested In Athens, Greece

Yuval Abraham Arrested In Athens, Greece

Yuval Abraham was arrested in Greece and is “being held in custody pending a hearing on extradition to Bermuda,” the police have confirmed. Earlier this year, the police had said that following a complaint from Hiscox, they launched an investigation into allegations into Mr. Abraham, who is the former Chief Financial Officer. “The allegation... Read more of this article

Police Working On Identifying Graffiti Offender

Police Working On Identifying Graffiti Offender

Forensic opportunities are being explored in an effort to identify the individual responsible for the latest offensive graffiti, the police said today. A police spokesperson said, “Inquiries continue regarding the latest offensive graffiti painted at various locations in Pembroke. “In addition to Parsons Road, Happy Valley Road and Angle... Read more of this article

Investigation Continues Into Offensive Graffiti

Investigation Continues Into Offensive Graffiti

Police are yet again investigating offensive graffiti, with the latest messages seen in various locations in Pembroke. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service is aware of the latest instances of offensive graffiti which apparently appeared overnight at the following locations in Pembroke:“Parsons Road “Happy Valley... Read more of this article