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Witness Appeal: Murder Of Jahkoby Smith

Witness Appeal: Murder Of Jahkoby Smith

The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is once again appealing for any witnesses or information on the murder of Jahkoby Smith, who was killed in 2017. A police spokesperson said, “At around 7:15pm on Saturday 29th July, 2017, Jahkoby Smith was fatally stabbed after he was involved in an altercation that took place at the West End Sailboat Club, Sandy’s.... Read more of this article

BPS Witness Appeal: Murder Of Taylor Grier

BPS Witness Appeal: Murder Of Taylor Grier

The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is renewing the appeal for information regarding the murder of Taylor Grier, who was fatally shot on Court Street on July 27th, 2018. A police spokesperson said, “Monday 27th July, marked the anniversary of the murder of well-known dancer Taylor Grier. “Mr. Grier was fatally shot at around 10:00 p.m. on Friday... Read more of this article

BPS Witness Appeal: Murder Of Jahcari Francis

BPS Witness Appeal: Murder Of Jahcari Francis

Today [July 19] marks the third anniversary of the murder of Jahcari Francis, and the police have renewed their appeal for information, and have asked witnesses or anyone who may have any information to please contact them. A police spokesperson said, “Today marks the third anniversary of the murder of Jahcari Francis, who was shot to death whilst... Read more of this article

Man Charged With Killing Ronniko Burchall

Man Charged With Killing Ronniko Burchall

A man was charged in Magistrates Court today in connection with the murder of Ronniko Burchall, who was fatally shot in December 2018. Taaj Muhammad was charged with unlawfully killing Ronniko Burchall and with using a firearm to commit an indictable offense on the same date. Mr. Burchall, 30, was shot while outside of the St. Davids Cricket Club. Mr.... Read more of this article

Eight Years Later: Disappearance Of Rudy Smith

Eight Years Later: Disappearance Of Rudy Smith

Yesterday [July 9] marked the eighth anniversary of the disappearance of Rudy Smith, who was last seen alive in July 2012, with the police previously saying that his disappearance is “being treated as a murder investigation and remains an active case.” The police renewed their appeal for information into Mr. Smith’s disappearance... Read more of this article

Court: Burgess & Rogers Given Life Sentences

Court: Burgess & Rogers Given Life Sentences

Katrina Burgess and Cleveland Rogers — who were convicted in relation to the 2006 murder of Marcus Gibbings – were sentenced to life imprisonment with a minimum of 25 years to be served before being eligible for parole. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service recognises and welcomes the sentence of the courts in relation... Read more of this article

Police Identify Stabbing Victim As Joshua Rowse

Police Identify Stabbing Victim As Joshua Rowse

Police have named the victim of the fatal stabbing on Sunday as 22-year-old Joshua Rowse, and said that “four men have now been taken into custody in connection with what is being investigated as the murder of Joshua Rowse.” A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 22-year-old Joshua Rowse. “Mr.... Read more of this article

BPS Appeal For Witnesses: Murder Of Patrick Dill

BPS Appeal For Witnesses: Murder Of Patrick Dill

Four years after the murder of Patrick Dill, the Bermuda Police Service continue their investigation, with detectives renewing their appeal for witnesses to come forward. A police spokesperson said, “Today marks the fourth year anniversary of the murder of Patrick Dill. Patrick Dill was murdered, [shot to death], outside his home on Saturday... Read more of this article

Two People Arrested Following Fatal Shooting

Two People Arrested Following Fatal Shooting

Two men have been arrested following a shooting on Court Street on Tuesday [March 17] that resulted in the death of one man and injuries to another. Following the shooting, a police spokesperson said, “At around 2:45 pm today, Tuesday 17th March, police were called out to a reported firearms incident at the junction of Court and Elliot Streets in... Read more of this article

Police Confirm: Man Dies Following Shooting

Police Confirm: Man Dies Following Shooting

The police have confirmed that one of the men who was shot yesterday afternoon has died. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can confirm the death of 28-year-old Clarke Fox. “Mr. Fox succumbed to injuries sustained in a firearms attack shortly before 2:45 pm yesterday, Tuesday March 17th, at the corner of Court and Elliot... Read more of this article

Burgess And Rogers Found Guilty Of Murder

Burgess And Rogers Found Guilty Of Murder

Following a Supreme Court trial, Katrina Burgess and Cleveland Rogers were found guilty of the 2006 premeditated murder of Marcus Gibbings. Detective Chief Inspector Arthur Glasford said, “I thought it would be fitting to give a brief comment in relation to the proceedings in the court trial surrounding the murder, premeditated murder, of Marcus Gibbings. “This... Read more of this article

Police: No Homicides Were Recorded In 2019

Police: No Homicides Were Recorded In 2019

Commissioner of Police Stephen Corbishley today advised that “2019 was the first time in over 20 years that no homicides were recorded in Bermuda, with the belief that this position could actually be even longer subject to examination of archive crime records.” Commissioner Corbishley stated: “2019 saw tremendous work by the BPS and... Read more of this article

Police: Please Do Not Pass Video Clips On

Police: Please Do Not Pass Video Clips On

Noting they are aware of videos circulating showing the “incident which claimed the life of Ronniko Burchall,” the police have urged people to not pass the videos on, and to contact the police or CrimeStoppers if you have information about the murder. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service is aware of two video clips... Read more of this article