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Gunshots Fired In Pembroke, No One Injured

Gunshots Fired In Pembroke, No One Injured

Gunshots were fired in the Middletown Drive area of Pembroke last night, the police have confirmed, adding that “there have been no reports of any injuries.” A police spokesperson said, “At approximately 11:15 p.m. on Thursday, 16th July, COMOPS received several 911 calls reporting multiple gunshots heard in the Curving Ave/Rambling... Read more of this article

Offensive Weapon Possession, DUI, No Helmet

Offensive Weapon Possession, DUI, No Helmet

A man was arrested on suspicion of having an offensive weapon last night, the police have confirmed, with the person also apparently riding a motorcycle without a helmet and refusing to give a breath sample. A police spokesperson said, “At around 11:20 p.m. on Tuesday, 14th July, police received a report of a male allegedly armed with a knife,... Read more of this article

1/2 Million In Drugs Seized, Four Arrested

1/2 Million In Drugs Seized, Four Arrested

[Updated] More than half a million dollars worth of suspected illegal drugs — including suspected cocaine, cannabis, molly and heroin — was seized in a joint operation that also resulted in four arrests, the police said today. A police spokesperson said, “More than half a million dollars-worth of suspected illegal drugs seized in joint... Read more of this article

Male Stabbing Victim Dropped Off At Hospital

Male Stabbing Victim Dropped Off At Hospital

Last night an “injured male” was “dropped off at the hospital by three other males who then left,” with the victim suffering “multiple stab wounds to the upper torso.” A police spokesperson said, “Shortly before 11:20 p.m. on Sunday, 12th July, police received a call from a security officer at KEMH. “The... Read more of this article

Police Continue Investigation Into Shooting

Police Continue Investigation Into Shooting

The police provided some more information on the shooting on Friday night in Sandys, saying that there appears to have been a confrontation between a number of males, with what is believed to be three gunshots fired, and “an area resident subsequently reported that what they believed to be a spent round from a discharged firearm had pierced their... Read more of this article

Video: Police Hold Press Conference

Video: Police Hold Press Conference

The Bermuda Police Service is holding a press conference this afternoon [July 8] at the Hamilton Police Station to address the two acts of violence which occurred last evening. We will have additional information later on and you can watch the live video below. Last night, a “domestic incident” at a Warwick residence resulted in the death of a 52-year-old... Read more of this article

Minister Rabain On Recent Violent Incidents

Minister Rabain On Recent Violent Incidents

Acting Minister of National Security Diallo Rabain extended his condolences to the family of the man who died last night, and also condemned the shooting in Pembroke. Regarding the fatal incident in Warwick, Minister Rabain said, “First and foremost, I wish to extend my deepest and sincerest condolences to the family of the deceased. These are tragic... Read more of this article

52-Year-Old Man Killed, 26-Year-Old Arrested

52-Year-Old Man Killed, 26-Year-Old Arrested

A “domestic incident” at a Warwick residence resulted in the death of a 52-year-old man, and a 26-year-old man has been taken into custody, the police have confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “At around 12:05 a.m. on Wednesday 8th July, police received a report of a domestic incident at a residence on St. Mary’s Road in Warwick. “A... Read more of this article

29-Year-Old Man Injured In Shooting In Pembroke

29-Year-Old Man Injured In Shooting In Pembroke

A 29-year-old man was injured in a shooting in the Fort Hamilton/Happy Valley Road area last night [July 7], the police have confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “Shortly before 11:00 p.m. on Tuesday 7th July, police received reports gunshots heard in the Happy Valley Road area Pembroke. “Not long after they received a call that a 29-year-old... Read more of this article

Collision, Rider Arrested For Impaired Driving

Collision, Rider Arrested For Impaired Driving

One motorist was arrested on suspicion of driving whilst impaired, while another one required emergency surgery after a head-on collision involving two motorcycles on South Road in Warwick. A police spokesperson said, “Shortly before 4:45 p.m. on Sunday 5th July, police received a report a two vehicle on South Road in Warwick. “Upon arrival... Read more of this article

BPS: People ‘Relieved Of Items’ Without Payment

BPS: People ‘Relieved Of Items’ Without Payment

Police have issued a warning following incidents “where individuals who have posted items for sale on social media, are relieved of the items without receiving payment.” A police spokesperson said, “There have recently been a number of incidents where individuals who have posted items for sale on social media, are relieved of the items... Read more of this article

‘Believed All Recent Incidents Are Connected’

‘Believed All Recent Incidents Are Connected’

“It is now believed all recent incidents, including the murder of Joshua Rowse and the attack on the female with a machete, are connected,” Minister of National Security Wayne Caines said. Speaking at last night’s [June 25] press briefing Minister Caines said, “The BPS continue to investigate the recent incidents of serious violence,... Read more of this article

Commissioner Corbishley On DPP Decision

Commissioner Corbishley On DPP Decision

Following a “complaint of serious sexual assault by a serving police against two other serving officers” a file was submitted to the Director of Public Prosecutions [DPP] Office however an “assessment by the DPP decided that there was not sufficient evidence to conclude that a reasonable jury, properly directed, would more likely than... Read more of this article