Tag: Magistrates and Supreme Court

Men Charged With Keeping Unlicensed Dogs

Men Charged With Keeping Unlicensed Dogs

In Magistrates Court yesterday [July 23], a 42-year-old man faced multiple charges related to keeping and breeding a pitbull without a licence. Following Yusef Outerbridge’s guilty pleas on two charges, Senior Magistrate Archie Warner fined Mr. Outerbridge $500 for each of the two offences. Also appearing in Court, in an unrelated case, was Chuck... Read more of this article

Police Officer Charged With Sexual Assault

Police Officer Charged With Sexual Assault

A 36-year-old man appeared in Magistrates Court today [July 22] charged with sexual assault of a person under 16. The  man — who cannot be named for legal reasons but is understood to be a police officer — is accused of, while in a position of trust, having a person under the age of 16 to touch a certain part of his body with her mouth.... Read more of this article

24 Yr Old Remanded For Passing Fake $50 Bill

24 Yr Old Remanded For Passing Fake $50 Bill

Loniko Durrant, 24, was remanded into custody after being convicted of passing a fake $50 bill at the Docksiders Pub on Front Street in the early morning hours of 19th July 2014. The Crown Prosecutor told Senior Magistrate Archie Warner that a Docksider manager had been given the fake bill by a man who wanted to purchase cigarettes. He checked the bill,... Read more of this article

53 Year Old Charged With Exploiting A Senior

53 Year Old Charged With Exploiting A Senior

Appearing in Magistrates Court on Friday, Ms Kim Miller, 53, pleaded not guilty to stealing a bank debit card and $1,000 belonging to a senior citizen; and to abusing a senior by financial exploitation. The charges relate to actions alleged to have occurred in December 2010. Through Duty Counsel, Ms Miller represented to Senior Magistrate Archie Warner... Read more of this article

Charges Alleging Threatening Words Dropped

Charges Alleging Threatening Words Dropped

In Magistrates Court today [July 17], a man accused of using threatening words on May 19, 2014 walked free after the Crown Prosecutor dropped the charge and Senior Magistrate Archie Warner dismissed the case. Explaining the Crown’s action, the Prosecutor told the Magistrate that on May 19, 2014, under the tree outside Belvin’s on Happy Valley... Read more of this article

Paget Farmer Pleads Guilty To Pig Offences

Paget Farmer Pleads Guilty To Pig Offences

Pig farmer Daniel Heaven, 37, pleaded guilty in Magistrates Court this morning [July 16] to three charges involving pigs being kept on his farm in Paget. Mr Heaven pleaded guilty to keeping two or more pigs without the Public Health licence that is required; keeping pigs and causing a nuisance; and being the author of a nuisance by failing to comply... Read more of this article

$2 Million Bail: Pair Accused Of Drug Charges

$2 Million Bail: Pair Accused Of Drug Charges

Appearing in Magistrates Court, Joan D’Estelle-Roe, 27, and Nicky Tucker, 29, faced multiple counts involving the importation of drugs and ammunition, and both were granted bail of $2 million. The charges were indictable, meaning that they can only be tried in Supreme Court, so the defendants did not have to enter a plea. The charges against both... Read more of this article

28 Year Old Man Denies Threatening His Mother

28 Year Old Man Denies Threatening His Mother

A 28 year old man appeared in Magistrates Court where he faced charges of behaving in a threatening manner towards his own mother. Darren Anglin pleaded not guilty to stealing jewelry from and behaving in a threatening manner towards his mother, which was alleged to have happened earlier this month. Mr Anglin told Senior Magistrate Archie Warner that... Read more of this article

Court Orders 44-Year-Old To Forfeit $51,206

Court Orders 44-Year-Old To Forfeit $51,206

A 44 year old man was ordered to forfeit the $51,206 that he was discovered trying to carry out of Bermuda through LF Wade Airport, and also given a suspended prison sentence. Ricardo Walker was sentenced to twelve months in prison and ordered to forfeit the whole $51,206, however Senior Magistrate Archie Warner suspended the prison sentence for twenty-four... Read more of this article

Man Admits Using Threatening Words To Police

Man Admits Using Threatening Words To Police

Jalal Leighton Rochester, 40, pleaded guilty in Magistrates Court today [July 11] to using threatening words to two police constables after police had been called to a house in Hamilton Parish. The Court heard that the police responded and sought to eject Mr Rochester from the dwelling. During the course of this, Mr. Rochester had said to them: “F***... Read more of this article


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