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Police Advisory: Inappropriate Online Behaviour

Police Advisory: Inappropriate Online Behaviour

The police are reminding people “to be vigilant regarding inappropriate online behaviour by unknown individuals who aim to obtain nude personal images on social media.” A spokesperson said, “Local residents, especially parents, guardians and school aged children, are reminded to be vigilant regarding inappropriate online behaviour... Read more of this article

Police Warn About Online Sextortion Scam

Police Warn About Online Sextortion Scam

The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] said they continue to “advise residents to be vigilant online, particularly when communicating with anyone only known to them through social media.” What is an online sextortion scam? A police spokesperson said, “Online sextortion scams are a form of sexual exploitation where an individual is usually... Read more of this article

Most Liked Bernews Instagram Photos Of 2022

Most Liked Bernews Instagram Photos Of 2022

As we welcome in 2023, take a look back at the 10 most popular photos posted on Bernews Instagram page over the last year, with the photos in 2022′s top ten ‘most liked’ on Instagram including a baby born during Hurricane Fiona, the three babies born on Christmas day, the Ukrainian community’s support for their homeland in Bermuda, a photo... Read more of this article

Dec 2022: Top 10 Bernews Instagram Photos

Dec 2022: Top 10 Bernews Instagram Photos

During December 2022, the top 10 ‘most liked’ photos on the Bernews Instagram page included the three babies born on Christmas day, the three-medal win of Myeisha Sharrieff in Florida, Health Ministry’s lifting of mask mandates and border controls related to Covid-19, Nahki Wells two-year deal with Bristol City, Santa’s Coming To Town... Read more of this article

Nov 2022: Top 10 Bernews Instagram Photos

Nov 2022: Top 10 Bernews Instagram Photos

During November 2022, the top 10 ‘most liked’ photos on the Bernews Instagram page included the first baby born since the new electronic system was implemented, the gold medal wins of both Kailan Todd and Dame Flora Duffy, Rian “8track” Williams, Tashae Trott being called to Bermuda Bar, the cardboard boat challenge, Donovan and Trey Brown’s... Read more of this article

Video: BPS Commissioner On Social Media Posts

Video: BPS Commissioner On Social Media Posts

The police said they aware of “social media posts accusing individuals of providing information which may have led to criminals being incarcerated” noting that it “is dangerous and has the propensity to put the lives of individuals at risk, all the more if the information is wrong.” Commissioner of Police Darrin Simons said,... Read more of this article

Police Warn About Social Media Sale Scams

Police Warn About Social Media Sale Scams

The Bermuda Police Service,[BPS] said they have “received several reports of persons being duped into making online payments for the purchase of goods advertised for sale on several social media platforms, only to then not receive the items paid for.” A spokesperson said, “The BPS is asking the public to be extremely vigilant when... Read more of this article

October 2022: Top 10 Bernews Instagram Photos

October 2022: Top 10 Bernews Instagram Photos

During October 2022, the top 10 ‘most liked’ photos on the Bernews Instagram page included the Space X Rocket launch, the release of Gosling’s Limited Edition Black Seal Rum, Karim Creary being called to the Bermuda Bar, Foot of the Lane on a cloud day, the promotion of Anthony Daponte Sousa, a sunset from east end of Bermuda, Kiara Wilkinson... Read more of this article

Bristol City Social Media Feature Wells & Goater

Bristol City Social Media Feature Wells & Goater

Bristol City’s social media accounts are currently displaying rather good taste, as in the last day the club changed both their Facebook and Twitter headers to ones with an image featuring Bermuda’s Nahki Wells, and they have also provided social media posts highlighting Bermudian football legend Shaun Goater.  Read More →

Sept 2022: Top 10 Bernews Instagram Photos

Sept 2022: Top 10 Bernews Instagram Photos

During September 2022, the top 10 ‘most liked’ photos on the Bernews Instagram page included a baby born during Hurricane Fiona, Premier Burt’s condolences to the Royal Family, BELCO crews at work, a look inside Hurricane Fiona, Bermuda’s airport in Microsoft Flight Simulator, a BWS hurricane forecast, the Ministry of National Security... Read more of this article

Princess Nominated For ‘Best Social Media’

Princess Nominated For ‘Best Social Media’

Historic Hotels Worldwide announced the finalists for the 2022 Historic Hotels Worldwide Awards of Excellence, with Hamilton Princess & Beach Club among the nominees for “Historic Hotels Worldwide Best Social Media of a Historic Hotel.” A spokesperson said, “The Historic Hotels Awards of Excellence recognize and celebrate the world’s finest... Read more of this article

BTA: Influencers Reach 1.48M During Cup Match

BTA: Influencers Reach 1.48M During Cup Match

Influencers and content producers hosted by the Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA] during the 2022 Cup Match holiday achieved a global reach of nearly 1.5 million, according to the BTA. A spokesperson said, “During the 2022 Cup Match holiday, held from July 28 – July 29, the Bermuda Tourism Authority hosted an array of talented influencers and... Read more of this article

August 2022: Top 10 Bernews Instagram Photos

August 2022: Top 10 Bernews Instagram Photos

During August 2022, the top 10 ‘most liked’ photos on the Bernews Instagram page included a satellite photo of Bermuda, a sunset over Hamilton Harbour, Eastern County Cup fans, an analysis of Jah-Nhai Perinchief’s and his Commonwealth Games bronze medal, the Pride Parade, the opening of Intrepid, Yushae DeSilva-Andrade and Omar Hayward claiming... Read more of this article