Hashtag: #BermudaPolice

BPS Confirm Death Of 68-Yr-Old Audrey Astwood

BPS Confirm Death Of 68-Yr-Old Audrey Astwood

The police have confirmed the death of 68-year-old Audrey Astwood, who was found in an unresponsive state at Queen Elizabeth Park on  August 24th. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 68-year-old Audrey Astwood of Paget Parish. Ms. Astwood was found in an unresponsive state at the Queen Elizabeth Park... Read more of this article

Records & Vetting Office Temporarily Closed

Records & Vetting Office Temporarily Closed

The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is advising that the Criminal Records Office and Vetting Office are temporarily closed to walk-in customers until further notice. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] would like to advise that the Criminal Records Office and Vetting Office are temporarily closed to walk-in customers until further... Read more of this article

Video: One Person Arrested Following Shooting

Video: One Person Arrested Following Shooting

The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is holding a press conference this afternoon [Aug 30] to provide an update on Friday’s shooting in the east end, which resulted in a 22-year-old being injured. We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The live broadcast has concluded and the 3-minute replay is belowUpdate... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of 68-Year-Old Woman

Police Confirm Death Of 68-Year-Old Woman

The police have confirmed the death of a 68 year old woman and said that “while enquiries into this sudden death continue, foul play is not suspected at this time.” A police spokesperson said, “Around 2:15pm on 24th August, 2021, police and other first responders were dispatched to a report of an unresponsive, 68 year old female, in the... Read more of this article

BPS Appeal: Locate 19-Year-Old Zywonde Lema

BPS Appeal: Locate 19-Year-Old Zywonde Lema

The police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating 19-year-old Zywonde Lema, who they said “is a person of interest to the police.” A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance in locating 19-year-old Zywonde Lema. “Mr. Lema is a light skinned, black male, approximately... Read more of this article

‘This Incident Did Not Take Place In Bermuda’

‘This Incident Did Not Take Place In Bermuda’

A video being circulated showing a “package possibly containing an illegal drug found on a beach” did not take place in Bermuda, the police said today. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service is aware of a video being circulated on social media, showing what appears to be a wrapped package, possibly containing an illegal... Read more of this article

‘Led To The Identification Of Several Individuals’

‘Led To The Identification Of Several Individuals’

The police have thanked the public for  providing information “which led to the identification of several individuals who were involved in a recent altercation” at a Dockyard Restaurant. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service would like to thank the public for their assistance in providing information, which led to the... Read more of this article

Police Investigating Altercation In Dockyard

Police Investigating Altercation In Dockyard

The police said they are aware of a video circulating “showing an altercation which reportedly took place at a Dockyard restaurant” and said the “matter is now under investigation.” A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is aware of a video circulating on social media, showing an altercation which... Read more of this article

Police Urge Seniors To ‘Exercise Caution’

Police Urge Seniors To ‘Exercise Caution’

Following two incidents involving seniors being scammed, the police are once again advising “seniors to exercise caution when contacted by individuals seeking to get them to invest in local or overseas ventures.” A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is once again advising our seniors to exercise caution when contacted... Read more of this article

Bermuda Police Reminder On Bail Conditions

Bermuda Police Reminder On Bail Conditions

The police are reminding people who have bail conditions to report and sign in at a police station that they are “required to adhere” to that condition. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service wishes to remind individuals who have bail conditions to report and sign in at a police station, are required to adhere to that. “There... Read more of this article

“An Offense To Obstruct Or Assault An Officer”

“An Offense To Obstruct Or Assault An Officer”

“The safety of our officers was threatened as they were assaulted by members of the public,” the police said, explaining that in addition to the previously reported incident at at Darrell’s Wharf, while responding to a disturbance on Front Street they were “assaulted by two females, resulting in their arrest.” Noting that... Read more of this article

Police Receive Noise Complaints This Morning

Police Receive Noise Complaints This Morning

The police confirmed they “received a number of noise complaints as a result of the volume level of music played during an event which took place at Bernard Park in the early hours of this morning.” A police spokesperson said, “The organisers co-operated with police following requests to turn down the music in light of those complaints... Read more of this article

‘No Incidents Requiring Police Involvement’

‘No Incidents Requiring Police Involvement’

“There were no incidents requiring police involvement at the grounds,” the police said following this year’s Cup Match Classic. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] would like to congratulate the Somerset Cricket Club on winning Cup Match 2021 and retaining the coveted cup following an exciting and entertaining... Read more of this article