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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

Cannabis & Cash Seized, Seven People Arrested

Cannabis & Cash Seized, Seven People Arrested

Over $50,000 U.S. cash was seized and a 45-year-old female foreign national was arrested and in another matter, a search warrant was executed at a residence where cannabis “with an estimated street value of $800,000″ was seized, with six people – three of whom work at the airport — arrested. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda... Read more of this article

Video: BPS Release Footage Of Suspects

Video: BPS Release Footage Of Suspects

Police are seeking the public’s assistance with the investigation into a burglary at a jewellery store in Hamilton and have released security camera footage of the incident.A police spokesperson said, “Police are seeking the public’s assistance with the investigation into a recent burglary at a City business. Shortly after 3:00 a.m. on Monday,... Read more of this article

Man Injured In Stabbing Incident In Sandys

Man Injured In Stabbing Incident In Sandys

Police responded to a report of a stabbing incident in Sandys and then “attended a nearby residence where they spoke with the 31-year old male victim, who had sustained a stab wound to his right arm.” A police spokesperson said, “Around 12:10 a.m. on Sunday 17th April, 2022, police responded to a report of a stabbing incident which occurred... Read more of this article

Person Arrested In Connection With Murder

Person Arrested In Connection With Murder

The police confirmed that “a person has been arrested as part of the ongoing investigation into the murder of Laje Franklin” and said the “subject remains in police custody at this time.” Mr Franklin, 18, was fatally shot in the east end earlier this month. Detective Chief Inspector Peter Stableford said, “We appeal to members... Read more of this article

Column: Innovation, Collaboration & Investment

Column: Innovation, Collaboration & Investment

[Written by Shana Williams and Dr. Nicola Paugh] The recent rise in incidents of community violence is horrific and saddening. Gun and knife crime at the hands of increasingly younger individuals should have everyone paying attention. However, it should not be surprising given the socio-economic conditions long existing in our community, exacerbated... Read more of this article

Suspects Arrested In Connection With Murder

Suspects Arrested In Connection With Murder

“Two persons have been arrested in connection with the ongoing investigation into the murder of Che Jennings,” the police have confirmed. Mr Jennings, 24, was fatally shot in the Warwick Workmen’s area last week.A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can confirm two persons have been arrested in connection with the... Read more of this article