Tag: Crime in Bermuda

Wake Up, Stop The Violence, Fulfill Potential

Wake Up, Stop The Violence, Fulfill Potential

[Opinion column written by Eron Hill] In the recent weeks the sounds of gunshots have permeated the air all over the island. Reckless and senseless shooters have fired shots in a number of places where parents, teens, and children were all present in what otherwise would be a community friendly environment; on one of those occasions four young men were... Read more of this article

Witness Appeal: Robbery At Sandys Laundrette

Witness Appeal: Robbery At Sandys Laundrette

Police are appealing for witnesses to yesterday’s robbery of the laundrette in Sandys parish. A police spokesperson said, “Inquiries are ongoing into a reported theft from a laundrette in the plaza adjacent to The Market Place in Sandys parish that occurred around 2:55pm Monday, November 17th. “Apparently two unarmed male offenders... Read more of this article

Police Advisory: Rising Rate Of Motorcycle Theft

Police Advisory: Rising Rate Of Motorcycle Theft

Inspector Robert Cardwell, Officer in Charge of the Roads Policing Unit, is advising motorcycle owners to take steps to safeguard their motorcycles, saying the “rising rate of motorcycle theft is disproportionate to other recorded crimes which are trending down.” “To date there have been 728 such reports compared to 599 at the same... Read more of this article

Two Suspects Rob Launderette In Sandys

Two Suspects Rob Launderette In Sandys

Two individuals robbed a launderette in Sandys this afternoon [Nov 17], the police said today. A police spokesperson said, “At 2:55pm today, Police attended an incident that took place at Launderette in the plaza adjacent to The Market Place in Sandys parish. It appears that two individuals entered the premises, made demands of money and escaped... Read more of this article

Video: ‘I Will Lead By Example In My Community’

Video: ‘I Will Lead By Example In My Community’

A YouTuber going by the name ‘Sportin Sam’ has uploaded three videos in the last two days, encouraging young Bermudian men to turn away from the gang lifestyle and adopt a more positive mentality. The videos — which feature the young man offering words of advice while speaking directly into the camera — have attained over 6,000... Read more of this article

Football Matches Cancelled Following Shootings

Football Matches Cancelled Following Shootings

The Bermuda Football Association [BFA] has cancelled Premier, First Division, PDL and a youth match scheduled for this weekend, and said they will meet on Sunday “to develop an action plan on how BFA can work with other organizations and the Government to tackle this major Bermuda problem.” This follows after a week of gunfire that saw three... Read more of this article

Assault Victim Moved From ICU To General

Assault Victim Moved From ICU To General

The 38-year-old man originally placed in intensive care after being beaten on Union Street in Pembroke during the early hours of November 8th is now in stable condition, according to police. A police spokesperson said, “The 38-year-old man who was admitted into the Intensive Care Unit [ICU] of KEHM after being beaten during the early hours of... Read more of this article

Man In Stable Condition In ICU After Altercation

Man In Stable Condition In ICU After Altercation

The 38 year old male injured during an altercation on Union Street this weekend is in stable condition in the ICU, while a court appearance is anticipated for the 57 year old man who was arrested in connection with the matter. A police spokesperson said, “At last check the 38 year old male injured around 3:10am Saturday, November 8th on Union... Read more of this article

38 Year Old Man In ICU, 57 Year Old Arrested

38 Year Old Man In ICU, 57 Year Old Arrested

A 38 year old man is in critical condition in the ICU following an altercation at around 3:10am on Saturday [Nov 8] on Union Street, while a 57 year old man has been arrested in connection with the matter. A police spokesperson said, “Around 3:10am on Saturday, November 8th first responders were dispatched to a report of persons fighting on Union... Read more of this article

Police Advisory On Gold Investment Scheme

Police Advisory On Gold Investment Scheme

The Bermuda Police Service and the Department of Consumer Affairs are advising the public to exercise caution when participating in local investment schemes, particularly when return is promised following the recruitment of others. Police Media Relations Manager Dwayne Caines said, “The Bermuda Police Service and the Department of Consumer Affairs... Read more of this article


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