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Video: Police Confirm Death Of Danshun Swann

Video: Police Confirm Death Of Danshun Swann

[Updated] The police held a press conference this afternoon [Aug 27] regarding the fatal stabbing of 25-year-old Danshun Swann early this morning in Southampton. Earlier today, Police Media Relations Manager Dwayne Caines said, “The Bermuda Police Service responded to a report of an incident that took place at 12:10am on Monday outside of Southampton... Read more of this article

Police: 25-Year-Old Man Dies After Being Stabbed

Police: 25-Year-Old Man Dies After Being Stabbed

[Updated] A man was rushed to King Edward Memorial Hospital early this morning [Aug 27] after being stabbed during an incident in Southampton, according to police.Police Media Relations Manager Dwayne Caines said, “The Bermuda Police Service responded to a report of an incident that took place at 12:10am on Monday outside of Southampton Rangers... Read more of this article

Visitors On Cycle Robbed In Hamilton Parish

Visitors On Cycle Robbed In Hamilton Parish

Two visitors riding a rental scooter along Harrington Sound Road this afternoon [Aug 26] were approached by two men on a motorcycle when the pillion passenger attempted to remove a handbag from the scooter’s basket before brandishing a bladed article, according to police. Both cycles then came to a stop and the man was able to take the handbag before... Read more of this article

Six People Arrested In Connection With Robberies

Six People Arrested In Connection With Robberies

Over the past 24 hours six people have been arrested in connection with the recent spate of robberies, and the police have also recovered stolen property that they believe was taken in those robberies. This was announced by Police Commissioner Stephen Corbishley at a press conference this afternoon, with Commissioner Corbishley also noting that the... Read more of this article

Woman Assaulted, 42-Year-Old Man Arrested

Woman Assaulted, 42-Year-Old Man Arrested

A 42-year-old man has been arrested in connection with an assault on a 29-year-old woman, the police have confirmed, adding that the woman received injuries “apparently caused by a bladed article” and “initial information suggests that this incident was domestic related.” A police spokesperson said, “Around 12:10am today [August... Read more of this article

Video: BPS Commissioner On Recent Robberies

Video: BPS Commissioner On Recent Robberies

Police Commissioner Stephen Corbishley held a press conference this afternoon [Aug 21] to address the recent spate of chain snatches and robberies. So far this month, there have been at least five reported chain snatching incidents, an attempted handbag snatching, an attempted robbery of a female visitor, and a robbery of a man outside of his job. In... Read more of this article

Female Visitor Assaulted At Somerset Bridge

Female Visitor Assaulted At Somerset Bridge

Around 4pm on Monday [Aug 20], a 25-year-old female visitor was assaulted during an attempted robbery in the Somerset Bridge area, with the suspect accosting the victim and demanding cash, however she managed to escape and was not seriously injured. A police spokesperson said, “Around 4pm Monday, 20th August 2018, a 25-year-old female visitor was... Read more of this article

Robbery: Suspect Hits Employee, Steals Wallet

Robbery: Suspect Hits Employee, Steals Wallet

Around 1:15am today [Aug 21] police responded to a robbery outside Four Star Pizza in Sandys, which saw the suspect approach a male staff member outside the premises and demand money, while hitting the employee with a piece of wood. The suspect stole the employee’s wallet, and as a co-worker and a passing motorist came to the staff member’s... Read more of this article

Five Chain Snatching Incidents In Two Weeks

Five Chain Snatching Incidents In Two Weeks

Over the past two weeks, there have been at least five reported chain snatching incidents, taking place in Southampton, Pembroke, Devonshire and Paget, with some of the incidents resulting in the thieves stealing the chains, while in other incidents the would-be victim managed to prevent the theft. The descriptions of the suspects in the various incidents... Read more of this article

Man Brandishing Knife Enters Shop, Steals Chain

Man Brandishing Knife Enters Shop, Steals Chain

A suspect entered Oleander Cycles in Southampton this afternoon [Aug 16] where “they brandished a knife and scuffle ensued,” with the suspect stealing a chain from the victim before fleeing on a waiting motorcycle. A police spokesperson said, “Police responded to a report of an incident that took place at 2:10pm today at Oleander Cycles... Read more of this article

Attempted Handbag & Chain Snatching Incidents

Attempted Handbag & Chain Snatching Incidents

There was an attempted chain snatching in Pembroke this morning [Aug 16] as well as as attempted handbag snatching in Warwick, however in both cases the would-be victims managed to successfully fend of the thieves. Attempted Chain Snatching A police spokesperson said, “At approximately 8:45am today, police received a report of an attempted robbery... Read more of this article

Digicel Staff Member Being Investigated By Police

Digicel Staff Member Being Investigated By Police

An incident allegedly involving a Digicel staff member is “currently being investigated by the police” and the staff member is “away from the office until such time as the investigation has been concluded,” Digicel has confirmed, adding that they are “assisting the police” and take any allegations of wrongdoing “extremely... Read more of this article

Minister: Cup Match Holiday Policing Update

Minister: Cup Match Holiday Policing Update

Over the Cup Match weekend there were a total of 48 arrests, with 41 males and 7 females arrested on a variety of charges including driving under the influence, affray, assault, breach of bail conditions, being drunk and incapable, counterfeit currency, drug possession, theft, threatening words, breach of the peace, and warrants. This is according to... Read more of this article