Tag: Crime in Bermuda

Attempted Theft Of Roof Slate From Home

Attempted Theft Of Roof Slate From Home

The police have advised people to secure their home repair supplies when not in use, especially roof slate, as they have received a report about the attempted theft of such supplies from a Hamilton parish home. A police spokesperson said, “Members of the public are advised to secure their home repair supplies when not in use, especially roof slate,... Read more of this article

Video: High Police Presence, 25 Yr Old Arrested

Video: High Police Presence, 25 Yr Old Arrested

[Updated: Suspect has been arrested] As of 6.45pm this evening [Oct 13] the police have a section of North Shore Road in Hamilton Parish [by Shelly Bay Marketplace] closed to vehicular traffic, which is being diverted through Radnor Road. There are a number of police on scene, and onlookers are also gathering. A police spokesperson said, “Police... Read more of this article

Man Denies Using Facebook To Lure Teen Girl

Man Denies Using Facebook To Lure Teen Girl

Appearing in Magistrates Court today [Oct 10] a 32 year old man denied intruding on the privacy of a teenage girl as well as allegedly using Facebook to try lure the young woman. The defendant pleaded not guilty to intruding on the privacy of a teenage girl in such a manner as to offend her, which was alleged to occur on 30th July 2014. He also pleaded... Read more of this article

Police Appeal For City Altercation Witnesses

Police Appeal For City Altercation Witnesses

Police are appealing for witnesses to the altercation on Front Street at around 3.30am yesterday [Sept 29], which left several people injured, including one person in the ICU after being injured as a result of a stabbing. A police spokesperson said, “At last check the 25 year old Hamilton parish man who was apparently stabbed during an altercation... Read more of this article

15 Year Old Injured In Altercation At BFA Field

15 Year Old Injured In Altercation At BFA Field

A 15 year old male was taken to the hospital on Friday evening following an altercation at a football match held at the BFA Field in Devonshire. A police spokesperson said, “Inquiries into a reported disturbance that occurred in the Frog Lane, Devonshire area around 10:30pm Friday are ongoing. “Details remain limited at this time, however... Read more of this article

Police: Saturday’s Incident Started In St David’s

Police: Saturday’s Incident Started In St David’s

Saturday’s incident started back in St. David’s as the bike was following the car, which took detours around various roads, before eventually crashing in Southampton, Superintendent Martin Weekes said today [Sept 29]. The car crashed into a wall in Southampton at around 5.40pm following gunshots being fired into the car, and at that time,... Read more of this article

Video: Several People Injured, Arrests Made

Video: Several People Injured, Arrests Made

The police held a press conference today [Sept 29] to provide information about an altercation on Front Street this morning at around 3.30am, which has left several people injured, including one person in the ICU, with what the police describe as serious injuries from a stabbing. The police said they have a “number of people in custody”... Read more of this article

Shadow Minister Questions Status Of CCTV

Shadow Minister Questions Status Of CCTV

[Updated] The Opposition has called on Premier Michael Dunkley to advise the public of the status of CCTV, saying that while they “know that it may not catch every incident, if not operational then it will not catch any.” Earlier this year it was announced that a new CCTV system would be implemented, which will consist of 150 cameras island-wide,... Read more of this article

Motorcycle Chase, Shots Fired, Car Crashes

Motorcycle Chase, Shots Fired, Car Crashes

[Updated with video. Police confirm that suspects on a motorcycle shot at a man driving a car in the Southampton area, resulting in the vehicle crashing into a wall. The incident started in the Tee Street, Devonshire area, with the suspects -- described as two men on a motorcycle dressed in white -- chasing the car until it crashed in Southampton.... Read more of this article

Cricket Postponed: ‘Heightened Security Risk’

Cricket Postponed: ‘Heightened Security Risk’

The Bermuda Cricket Board has postponed tomorrow’s [Sept 28] T20 and U17 All-Star game, citing a “heightened security risk, subsequent to recent incidents.” In a statement sent out this evening, the BCB said, “Due to advice regarding a heightened security risk, subsequent to recent incidents, the Lindos T20 and the BF&M U17... Read more of this article


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