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Group Urges Witnesses To Contact Police

Group Urges Witnesses To Contact Police

Following the murder of Jordan Outerbridge, the Women Of The One Bermuda Alliance [WOBA] group is appealing to “anyone who knows anything about this case or who saw something to contact the police.” Nicky Gurret, Chair of the Women of The One Bermuda Alliance, said, “The Women of The One Bermuda Alliance [WOBA] sends its deepest solace... Read more of this article

Arrest Made In Connection With Playground Fire

Arrest Made In Connection With Playground Fire

One person has been arrested in connection with the fire at Pigs Field playground, the police have confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “Investigations into the recent spate of fires in Pembroke Parish are still ongoing.”Detective Inspector Derricka Burns stated: “Officers from the Criminal Investigations Department, have conducted... Read more of this article

Court: Two People Fined For Curfew Breaches

Court: Two People Fined For Curfew Breaches

[Written by Don Burgess] Two people were fined in Magistrates Court for Covid-19 curfew breaches. Two people who were scheduled to appear did not show, and warrants were issued for their arrest, while a third person pled not guilty and has a court date set for June. Mad Hatters’ owner Ben Jewett, 51, was fined $1,500 after pleading guilty. Mr Jewett... Read more of this article

Video: Police Press Conference On Murder

Video: Police Press Conference On Murder

The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is holding a press conference this morning [April 14] to provide an update on the investigation into the murder of Jordan Outerbridge. We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: Mr Outerbridge — who is pictured below with his family in an image provided by the... Read more of this article

Police Comment On Arrest Video Circulating

Police Comment On Arrest Video Circulating

A video is circulating that shows “officers effecting an arrest at a location in Pembroke” after they “responded to reports of a Covid breach where an estimated 30 people were gathered in an enclosed premises” and “one individual became aggressive,” the police said today. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police... Read more of this article

Police Continue Investigation Into Murder

Police Continue Investigation Into Murder

Noting that they do “not hold the view that Mr. Outerbridge is or was affiliated with any gang or gang activity,” the police said they are “confident his killers were part of an organized and criminal gang.” Mr Outerbridge — who is pictured below with his family in an image provided by the police — was fatally shot... Read more of this article

Police Provide Update On Murder Investigation

Police Provide Update On Murder Investigation

The police “have been able to exclude the road traffic collision that occurred in a similar time frame” as being linked to the fatal shooting of 37-year-old Jordan Outerbridge, are “examining the possibility that this may have been a case of mistaken identity,” and continue to urge anyone with information to come forward. Mr... Read more of this article

Brockman’s Illness May Delay Tax Fraud Case

Brockman’s Illness May Delay Tax Fraud Case

Robert Brockman – an American billionaire accused of allegedly “using a Bermuda-based family charitable trust and other offshore entities to hide assets from the Internal Revenue Service while failing to pay taxes” – has been admitted to a Houston hospital following an unspecified medical event, causing the case against him to face a... Read more of this article

Police Name Murder Victim: Jordan Outerbridge

Police Name Murder Victim: Jordan Outerbridge

[Updated] The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is holding a press conference this afternoon [April 7] to provide an update on last night’s fatal shooting. We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The police have identified the murder victim as 37-year-old Jordan Outerbridge, a father and husband who... Read more of this article

Court: Woman Fined $3,000 For Breaking Curfew

Court: Woman Fined $3,000 For Breaking Curfew

[Written by Don Burgess] A Sandys woman was fined $3,000 for breaking curfew for an offence from last December. Nichole Lambert, 52, pled guilty to breaking the law. Police stopped her at 1 am on Middle Road in Warwick on December 27. Curfew was from 11 pm to 5 am at that time. Ms Lambert told the court she had gone to a viewing the previous night.... Read more of this article

Police Confirm: Man Dies Following Shooting

Police Confirm: Man Dies Following Shooting

[Updated] There was a shooting in the Ord Road area this evening [April 6th], the police have confirmed. The police confirmed that the shooting took place near the junction of Tribe Road #2 and Ord Road in Warwick, and a male was shot, and transported to the hospital with injuries which were described as “life threatening.” We will update... Read more of this article

Opposition Leader On Shooting In St. George’s

Opposition Leader On Shooting In St. George’s

Opposition Leader Cole Simons offers the following statement regarding the gang-related shooting in St. George’s on March 31, 2021. Mr Simons said, “The recent shooting of a 22-year-old man last week in St. George’s amplifies the need for solutions for those who want to break the cycle and find a way out of gang crime and violence, because quite... Read more of this article

Police Investigating Threatening Video

Police Investigating Threatening Video

The police have launched an investigation into a video circulating “in which a male is heard threatening violence against members of the community including police officers” and said that early indications are the individual “is currently overseas” and the BPS is treating this matter seriously. A police spokesperson said, “The... Read more of this article