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Man Arrested After ‘Assault With Bladed Weapon’

Man Arrested After ‘Assault With Bladed Weapon’

[Updated] One man is in custody after another man was “assaulted with a bladed weapon” last night in Devonshire. A police spokesperson said, “Around 8:21pm on Monday 23rd May 2022, police responded to a report of an assault in the Cedar Park, Devonshire area. “On arrival it was ascertained that two men had been involved in an... Read more of this article

Police Investigating Two Burglaries In Hamilton

Police Investigating Two Burglaries In Hamilton

The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] confirmed they are “currently conducting inquiries into two reported burglaries at City of Hamilton businesses.” A police spokesperson said, “P-Tech on Reid Street, near the junction with Queen Street, was burglarised around 1:40am Monday, 23rd May 2022. It appears that two men gained entry into the store. “Both... Read more of this article

Proceedings Shall Be Tried Before Another Judge

Proceedings Shall Be Tried Before Another Judge

Supreme Court Justice Shade Subair Williams has recused herself from the court proceedings related to former Premier Dr. Ewart Brown, with the ruling — which was the second application – saying, “I grant the application for my recusal and direct that these proceedings shall be tried before another judge.” The ruling [PDF] said,... Read more of this article

Police Renew Appeal In Murder Investigation

Police Renew Appeal In Murder Investigation

Today [May 21] marks six years since the murder of 26-year-old Patrick Dill, and the police are renewing their appeal for anyone with any information to please contact them. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is renewing its appeal for witnesses to come forward regarding the murder of 26-year-old Patrick Dill, who was... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Shooting In Pembroke, No Injuries

Police Confirm Shooting In Pembroke, No Injuries

Police have confirmed that last night they received 911 calls reporting several gunshots in Pembroke, and police “were informed two individuals on a motorcycle were chasing another person” and “one of the individuals on the bike was said to have been discharging a firearm as the chase continued.”A police spokesperson said,... Read more of this article

18-Year-Old Arrested In Connection With Incident

18-Year-Old Arrested In Connection With Incident

An 18-year-old male is “currently in custody assisting with the ongoing investigation into the firearm incident” at Divots, the police have confirmed. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can confirm an 18-year-old male,is currently in custody assisting with the ongoing investigation into the firearm incident, which occurred... Read more of this article

Minister: If You Know Something, Say Something

Minister: If You Know Something, Say Something

The Minister of National Security Michael Weeks expressed his praise and concern following the second firearm incident to take place in only a few days. Minister Weeks said, “I want to express my thanks to the off duty police officer who took action at the scene yesterday afternoon, which led to the recovery of a firearm.” The Minister has received... Read more of this article

Video: Police Hold Press Conference

Video: Police Hold Press Conference

[Updated] The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is holding a press conference this afternoon [May 11] addressing yesterday’s incident at a Warwick eatery. We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. Yesterday the police said that around 1:10pm, they “received numerous 911 calls regarding a male with a firearm... Read more of this article

Firearms Incident In Warwick, No One Injured

Firearms Incident In Warwick, No One Injured

[Updating] The police are holding a press conference, where they have confirmed that there was a firearms incident in the area of Divots at Belmont. We will have additional information later on and the live video is below.Update: The police confirmed that no one was injured. They said, “The Bermuda Police Service can confirm that at 1:10pm today,... Read more of this article

Police Investigating Attempted Shooting

Police Investigating Attempted Shooting

The police are investigating an attempted shooting which occurred last night [May 8] near the junction of Court Street and Elliott Street, with the ”suspect attempting to discharge the weapon when it jammed.”A police spokesperson said, “Police are investigating an attempted shooting which occurred shortly after 11:00 p.m. on Sunday... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of Keyoshe Robinson

Police Confirm Death Of Keyoshe Robinson

The police confirmed that they have “launched a murder investigation” into the death of 22-year-old Keyoshe Robinson, whose body was found in St George’s yesterday. Detective Superintendent Nicholas Pedro, Officer in Charge – Crime Division, said, “The Bermuda Police Service has launched a murder investigation following the discovery... Read more of this article

26-Year-Old Woman Stabbed Multiple Times

26-Year-Old Woman Stabbed Multiple Times

[Updated] A 26-year-old female was “stabbed multiple times” at the Horseshoe Bay car park early this morning [May 1], the police have confirmed. A spokesperson said, “Police are investigating a stabbing incident which occurred at the Horseshoe Bay car park in the early hours of this morning, Sunday, 1st May 2022. “Police and... Read more of this article

Temporary Sentence Discounts On Guilty Pleas

Temporary Sentence Discounts On Guilty Pleas

A notice has detailed a “temporary policy of sentence discounts on guilty pleas” which is “intended to assist in the clearing of the backlog” and states that the “Court will strongly consider applying an additional sentencing discount of up to 30% in cases” where people “unequivocally accept their guilt in... Read more of this article