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Ministry Releases Report On Drug & Alcohol Use

Ministry Releases Report On Drug & Alcohol Use

The annual Bermuda Drug Information Network [BerDIN] Report, which provides data on the extent and pattern of drug use in Bermuda, is available online for the public to review. A Government spokesperson said, “The report, produced by the Department of National Drug Control and BerDIN contains information essential for policy-making, allocation of... Read more of this article

Search Warrant, Drugs Seized, Suspect Arrested

Search Warrant, Drugs Seized, Suspect Arrested

Police officers executed a search warrant and “a quantity of suspected cocaine, heroin and fentanyl, along with drug paraphernalia” were seized and a “male suspect was arrested.” The police said, “On Tuesday, September 20th, police officers executed a search warrant in support of Operation Kagera. “The operation was conducted... Read more of this article

Four Graduate From Right Living House

Four Graduate From Right Living House

Minister of National Security Michael Weeks was the featured speaker during the Right Living House graduation ceremony on the 14th September for four men who have successfully completed the programme located at the Co-Ed Facility in St. George’s. A Government spokesperson said, “The programme assists those inmates who need help battling substance... Read more of this article

Cocaine, $16K Cash Seized, Person Arrested

Cocaine, $16K Cash Seized, Person Arrested

The police executed a search warrant at a Hamilton Parish residence where “packages containing the suspected controlled drug cocaine and cash in excess of $16,000.00BDA were seized” and a “member of HM Customs Bermuda has been arrested in relation to this matter, as well as other offenses.” Photo provided by the police A police... Read more of this article

7 Dogs & ‘Substantial’ Cannabis Plants Seized

7 Dogs & ‘Substantial’ Cannabis Plants Seized

Seven dogs and a “substantial amount of cannabis plants, some measuring as tall as five feet, seven inches in height” have been seized, the police have confirmed. The Bermuda Police Service said, “On Thursday, 18th August 2022, officers of the Tactical Unit [PSU] assisted the Government Animal Wardens with a search warrant under the... Read more of this article

Six Persons Arrested, $500k In Drugs Seized

Six Persons Arrested, $500k In Drugs Seized

After executing search warrants at residences in Smiths, six persons were arrested and “packages containing what are suspected to be controlled drugs cocaine, heroin, ecstasy and cannabis with an estimated street value of $500,000 were seized,” the police confirmed today. Police also seized two hydroponic systems, “a quantity of high... Read more of this article

Money & Drugs Seized, Three Men Arrested

Money & Drugs Seized, Three Men Arrested

Police officers executed a warrant at a residence in Pembroke and “a quantity of controlled drugs, money and drug equipment were seized” and three men were arrested. A police spokesperson said, “On Wednesday, 29th June 2022, police officers of the Tactical Operations Division executed a drug warrant at a residence on Mount Hill Road, Pembroke,... Read more of this article

Two Arrested, Loaded Firearm & Drugs Seized

Two Arrested, Loaded Firearm & Drugs Seized

A 40-year-old man and a 29-year-old woman were arrested after a “search of their vehicle uncovered a loaded firearm and a quantity of suspected controlled drugs,” the police said. Detective Superintendent Nicholas Pedro, from the BPS Crime Division, said, “At 10pm on Thursday 26th May, 2022, uniform officers were conducting lawful road... 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

58 Pounds Of Cannabis Seized, Four Arrested

58 Pounds Of Cannabis Seized, Four Arrested

Customs “intercepted a shipment found to contain about 58 pounds of cannabis, with an estimated street value of $1.2 million” and “four persons were arrested in relation to this matter,” the police have confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “On Thursday 24th March 2022, police conducted a joint operation dubbed ‘Operation... Read more of this article

One Person Arrested And Cash & Drugs Seized

One Person Arrested And Cash & Drugs Seized

“More than $80,000 in cash and illegal drugs were seized in a joint police raid,” the police confirmed, with one person arrested in connection with the incident. A police spokesperson said, “More than eighty thousand dollars in cash and illegal drugs were seized in a joint police raid. The exercise, which was carried out on Monday, 14th... Read more of this article

18-Yr-Old Arrested: Warrants, Bladed Weapons

18-Yr-Old Arrested: Warrants, Bladed Weapons

Police executed warrants in St. George’s and an 18-year-old male suspect was “arrested for outstanding warrants, as well as possession of bladed weapons,” while a “quantity of controlled drugs was seized.” A police spokesperson said, “On Friday 4th March 2022, police executed warrants at a residence on Queen Street in... Read more of this article

Search Warrant Executed, Drugs & Cash Seized

Search Warrant Executed, Drugs & Cash Seized

Police executed a search warrant at a residence in Pembroke where a “quantity of controlled drugs, suspected to be cocaine, and drug paraphernalia” and a “quantity of cash” was seized. A police spokesperson said, “On Wednesday, 9th February 2022, officers from the Bermuda Police Service Tactical Operations Division executed... Read more of this article