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Man Assaulted At Warwick Post Office

Man Assaulted At Warwick Post Office

[Updated] A man was assaulted at the Warwick Post Office, with three males punching the 22-year-old man in front of customers on Monday afternoon. A police spokesperson said, “Around 4pm Monday, December 16th police officers responded to a reported assault at the Warwick Post Office on Middle Road. “Circumstances of the incident are that prior to... Read more of this article

Eight People Arrested For Impaired Driving

Eight People Arrested For Impaired Driving

Eight people were arrested for impaired driving from Friday evening [Dec 13] until Sunday evening [Dec 15]. A police spokesperson said, “Eight motorists were arrested on suspicion of impaired driving over the weekend, with road sobriety checkpoints conducted in seven parishes from the evening of Friday, December 13th until the evening of Sunday, December... Read more of this article

Police Investigation Into Murder Continues

Police Investigation Into Murder Continues

The police are reminding the public that the investigation into the murder of Paul Johnson is still an active enquiry, and are urging anyone with any information to please come forward. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service reminds the public that the investigation into the murder of Paul Johnson is still an active enquiry. “Paul... Read more of this article

Minister Caines: “No One Is Above The Law”

Minister Caines: “No One Is Above The Law”

“No one is above the law, and corruption will be rooted out,” said Minister of National Security Wayne Caines following the confirmation of the arrest of a police officer today. His comments follow after Commissioner of Police Stephen Corbishley confirmed that a police officer was arrested today and will be suspended from duty, with the... Read more of this article

Police Officer Arrested & Suspended From Duty

Police Officer Arrested & Suspended From Duty

The police have confirmed that a police officer “was arrested today for a corruption related offence,” and the Police Commissioner said he will be “suspended from his duties during the period of the investigation.” Commissioner of Police, Stephen Corbishley stated: “Following the report of a serious criminal matter a BPS... Read more of this article

Altercation After Football Match In Somerset

Altercation After Football Match In Somerset

“Several altercations” took place at the Somerset Cricket Club grounds following a football match between Somerset and Boulevard, the police have confirmed, while the club said they plan to investigate and “take appropriate measures which includes the banning of those responsible for this unsavory incident.” A police spokesperson... Read more of this article

Police Order Rangers To Close For 24 Hours

Police Order Rangers To Close For 24 Hours

Following a disturbance at the Southampton Rangers Sports Club on Sunday evening [Dec 8], the police have used their authority under the Liquor Licence Act to order them to close for 24 hours – from 10pm on Saturday until 10pm on Sunday. A police spokesperson said, “Following a disturbance at Southampton Rangers Sports Club that occurred... Read more of this article

Police: ‘No Evidence Found To Support Claims’

Police: ‘No Evidence Found To Support Claims’

Noting that they have received calls from the public about a “purported firearms incident in the St. John’s Road area of Pembroke following social media posts that such an incident occurred,” the police said that checks “found no evidence to support these claims.” A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service... Read more of this article

Ten People Arrested For Impaired Driving

Ten People Arrested For Impaired Driving

Ten people were arrested for impaired driving from Friday evening [Dec 6] until Sunday evening [Dec 8]. A police spokesperson said, “Ten motorists were arrested on suspicion of impaired driving over the weekend, with road sobriety checkpoints conducted in seven parishes from the evening of Friday, December 6th until the evening of Sunday, December... Read more of this article

BPS: Shopper Scam & Money Laundering

BPS: Shopper Scam & Money Laundering

The police are advising people who participate in the so called “Mystery Shopper Scam” that they may be engaging in money laundering activity, which is “illegal and could result in jail time and or hefty fines.” A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service wishes to advise that members of the public who participate... Read more of this article

Man Remains In Custody For Willful Damage

Man Remains In Custody For Willful Damage

The 36-year-old man arrested on suspicion of willful damage of a public payphone remains in police custody at this time. A police spokesperson said, “A 36-year-old man arrested around 10:50pm Tuesday, November 26th on Cedar Avenue in the City of Hamilton near Victoria Street on suspicion of willful damage of a public pay phone remains in police... Read more of this article

71-Year-Old Man Released On Police Bail

71-Year-Old Man Released On Police Bail

A 71-year-old man arrested in connection with the theft of a smartphone from a motorcycle storage box has been released on police bail. A police spokesperson said, “A 71-year-old man arrested in connection with the theft of a smartphone from a motorcycle storage box – while the motorcycle was left parked and unattended on Front Street in the... Read more of this article

36-Year-Old Man Arrested For Willful Damage

36-Year-Old Man Arrested For Willful Damage

A 36-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of willful damage to a public payphone on Tuesday evening [Nov 26] in Hamilton. A police spokesperson said, “Around 10:50pm Tuesday, November 26th police officers on mobile patrol in the City of Hamilton were traveling along Cedar Avenue when they came to a stop near the junction with Victoria Street,... Read more of this article