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Police Investigate Gun Shots In Pembroke

Police Investigate Gun Shots In Pembroke

Police responded to several 911 calls regarding gun shots being heard in the Central Pembroke area last night, and said that “it does not appear that anyone has been injured.” A police spokesperson said, “Police responded to several 911 calls regarding gun shots being heard in Central Pembroke area [Curving Avenue, Rambling Lane, Middle... Read more of this article

Seven Arrests In Roadside Sobriety Checkpoints

Seven Arrests In Roadside Sobriety Checkpoints

[Updated] From Friday evening to Saturday morning, four people were arrested due to the roadside sobriety checkpoints, with all failing the test, and one person arrested following a “high speed chase.” The police tweeted, “Fri pm to Sat am road side sobriety checks results in 4 impaired driver arrests. All failed tests. “The... Read more of this article

Teen Arrested After Altercation At Bus Terminal

Teen Arrested After Altercation At Bus Terminal

Police attended a “disturbance” at the Hamilton bus terminal on Friday afternoon, and a 16-year-old boy “believed to have been involved in the incident was arrested and later released on police bail,” the police have confirmed.A police spokesperson said, “Around 4:15pm Friday [October 12th] police officers were dispatched... Read more of this article

13 People Arrested At Road Sobriety Checkpoints

13 People Arrested At Road Sobriety Checkpoints

[Updated] Nine people were arrested last night [Oct 5] due to the Road Sobriety Checkpoints, police have confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “Police are reminding the public not to drink and drive. If you must drink always have a designated driver. “Last night as a result of the Road Sobriety Checkpoints 9 people were arrested. As per... Read more of this article

Police Investigation Into Shooting Continues

Police Investigation Into Shooting Continues

“Tuesday night’s shooting on Friswells Road is believed to be gang related,” the police said today, adding that “detectives continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding that incident.” A police spokesperson said, “We would like to thank members of the public for their assistance so far and renew the appeal for anyone... Read more of this article

Man Arrested After Attempted Robbery

Man Arrested After Attempted Robbery

[Updated] There was an attempted robbery at a business in the east end this afternoon [Oct 4] Police Media Manager Dwayne Caines has confirmed, with a man apparently “brandishing a bladed article.” Further details are expected soon, and we will update as able.Update 2.35pm: Police confirm that there was an attempted armed robbery at Game... Read more of this article

BPS Appeal: Witnesses To Last Night’s Shooting

BPS Appeal: Witnesses To Last Night’s Shooting

The investigation regarding last night’s shooting in the Friswells Road area of Pembroke area continues, with the police appealing for witnesses. “Although several shots were fired, there were no reported injuries,” the police said, adding “however, the gunfire did cause damage to a car as well as some property damage. “Detectives... Read more of this article

Police Respond To Shooting In Devonshire

Police Respond To Shooting In Devonshire

[Updated] Police responded to a firearms incident tonight [Oct 2] on Friswells Road near the junction with North Terrace in Devonshire. It is understood that multiple gunshots were heard by neighbourhood residents and we unofficially understand that there have been no reports of injury at this time.Police have cordoned off the area, with crime scene... Read more of this article

Shooting In Devonshire: 28-Year-Old Man Injured

Shooting In Devonshire: 28-Year-Old Man Injured

[Updated] There was a shooting tonight [Sept 20] in the Roberts Avenue, Devonshire area, and initial reports suggest someone may have been injured. Multiple police vehicles and officers are on scene, and an ambulance was seen leaving the area. Further details are limited at this time, however we will update as able. Update 12.48am: Bystanders indicate... Read more of this article

45-Year-Old Man Injured In Stabbing In Sandys

45-Year-Old Man Injured In Stabbing In Sandys

Police are investigating a stabbing incident that occurred on Sunday night [Sept 16] outside Woody’s in Sandys, in which a 45-year-old man was “confronted and injured near the waterside by an unknown man brandishing a bladed article.” A police spokesperson said, “Detectives are currently conducting inquiries regarding a reported stabbing... Read more of this article

Local Officials: Report Is Inaccurate, Not Credible

Local Officials: Report Is Inaccurate, Not Credible

[Written by Don Burgess] Local officials are dismissing figures from an international agency which allege that there are some 3,000 legal and illegal guns in Bermuda. The ‘Civilian Firearms Holdings, 2017′ a paper produced by Aaron Karp, says there is an estimated 3,000 total number of licit and illicit guns held by civilians in Bermuda.... Read more of this article

Four Men Arrested After Fight In Bailey’s Bay

Four Men Arrested After Fight In Bailey’s Bay

[Updated] Four men have been arrested following a fight at the Bailey’s Bay Cricket Club early this morning [Sept 14] the police have confirmed, with the police stating that a taser was deployed after bottles were thrown at police. Men Fighting At Bailey’s Bay Cricket Club  A spokesperson said, “Around 1:30am today [September 14th] police officers... Read more of this article

Man Arrested & Court Appearance Expected

Man Arrested & Court Appearance Expected

[Updated] A man has been arrested in connection with a “number of incidents where a man confronts drivers of motorcars informing them they were involved in a phantom collision,” the police have confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service would like to advise the public that a man has been arrested in connection... Read more of this article