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Man Arrested In Connection With Robbery

Man Arrested In Connection With Robbery

A 27-year-old man was arrested in connection with robbery at Ice Queen in Paget, with the police arresting the suspect and taking him to hospital for treatment of an injury he received after dropping the cash register and injuring himself. A police spokesperson said, “Around 1:35 a.m. today, Wednesday, January 25th, 2023, police officers responded... Read more of this article

Two Males Arrested Following Assault

Two Males Arrested Following Assault

Two males have been arrested in connection with the “alleged assault of a 17-year-old male” yesterday in Pembroke, the police confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service is investigating the alleged assault of a 17-year-old male, which reportedly took place around 10:20 a.m. yesterday, Monday 23rd January, 2023,... Read more of this article

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

BBC: Bevan Facing Loss Of Pension In Court

BBC: Bevan Facing Loss Of Pension In Court

Former accountant Jeffrey Bevan, “who stole nearly £2m from the Bermuda government” is facing a hearing to determine if he will lose his pension. A BBC story said, “A former Welsh government and BBC accountant who stole nearly £2m from the Bermuda government faces a hearing to decide if he will lose his pension. “Jeffrey Bevan, 55,... 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

Investigation Into Attempted Robbery In Sandys

Investigation Into Attempted Robbery In Sandys

A police investigation is underway into an “attempted robbery” which occurred on December 31 2022, at the Bargain Hunters store in Sandys. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] can confirm an investigation is underway in relation to an attempted robbery which occurred shortly after 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, 31st December... Read more of this article

Robbery At Henry’s Pantry In Southampton

Robbery At Henry’s Pantry In Southampton

[Updated with video] Police responded to a report of an armed robbery at Henry’s Pantry and Liquor Store in Southampton this evening [Jan 7] and confirmed that “early reports suggest that two men, one armed with a knife, entered the store and made demands for money.” A police spokesperson said, “Shortly before 6:15pm on Saturday... Read more of this article

Police ‘Looking Into’ Altercation Shown On Videos

Police ‘Looking Into’ Altercation Shown On Videos

Noting they are “aware of video clips depicting an altercation involving individuals in traditional Bermuda Gombey costume being circulated,” the police confirmed the “matter is being looked into.” A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service, [BPS], is aware of video clips depicting an altercation involving individuals... Read more of this article

Charlton Loses Appeal In Sexual Assault Case

Charlton Loses Appeal In Sexual Assault Case

The court has dismissed an appeal from Ray Charlton against his conviction for intrusion of privacy and sexual assault, with Charlton lodging an appeal claiming “involuntary intoxication”. The ruling noted, “This is an appeal against Magistrate Mr. Craig Attridge’s finding of guilt against the Appellant on Counts 1 and 3 of Information... Read more of this article

Man Arrested, Gun, Ammo & Drugs Seized

Man Arrested, Gun, Ammo & Drugs Seized

A 41-year-old man was arrested and a firearm, several rounds of ammunition, and a quantity of illegal drugs were seized. A police spokesperson said, “A firearm was last week taken off the street by officers as the Bermuda Police Service launched an operation dubbed ‘Operation Limelight.’ Officers executed warrants at a number of locations,... Read more of this article

15-Year-Old Male Robbed At Knife Point

15-Year-Old Male Robbed At Knife Point

A 15-year-old male was reportedly robbed at knife point yesterday afternoon [Dec 14] in Sandys,  the police have confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “A fifteen-year-old male was reportedly robbed at knife point of a quantity of cash, just before 3:30 p.m. yesterday, Wednesday 14th December, 2022. “The incident occurred shortly after the teenaged... Read more of this article

BPS Investigating ‘Inappropriate Altered Images’

BPS Investigating ‘Inappropriate Altered Images’

Noting they are aware of “inappropriate altered images of local residents, including minors, being circulated on social media,” the police have confirmed they have started an investigation and reminded people that sharing images of this nature is an offence. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service is aware of a number of... Read more of this article

BPS Appeal For Witnesses To Stabbing Incident

BPS Appeal For Witnesses To Stabbing Incident

The police are appealing for witnesses to the stabbing of a 25-year-old man that occurred shortly after 1.30pm on Friday [Dec 9] in the Union Street area. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service, [BPS], is once again appealing for members of the public to come forward with any information they may have on that stabbing incident which... Read more of this article