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Four Arrested And $1.9M In Cannabis Seized

Four Arrested And $1.9M In Cannabis Seized

Four people have been arrested after warrants were executed at a business and residences, and a container shipment and cannabis “with an estimated street value of $BDA 1.9 million” was seized. A police spokesperson said, “On Wednesday, March 15th, 2023, The Bermuda Police Service [BPS], conducted a joint Operation with H.M. Customs. “The... Read more of this article

Seven Arrests, Drugs/Cash Seized, Dogs Removed

Seven Arrests, Drugs/Cash Seized, Dogs Removed

The police executed two search warrants where “several packages containing the suspected controlled drugs cocaine and cannabis,” a hydroponic system, chemicals and $85,000 in currencies were seized, with seven people arrested and “four illegal dogs” removed. A police spokesperson said, “On Tuesday 7th February 2023, the Bermuda... Read more of this article

Warrant Executed, Six Arrested & Drugs Seized

Warrant Executed, Six Arrested & Drugs Seized

Cannabis and heroin that the police said has a street value of $1.3 million has been seized, and six people — five males and one female — have been arrested. A police spokesperson said, “Around 1:15 p.m. today, Monday, 14th November, 2022, the Bermuda Police Service narcotics unit assisted by the police support unit [PSU], executed... Read more of this article

120lbs Of Cannabis Seized, Three Arrested

120lbs Of Cannabis Seized, Three Arrested

Customs “intercepted a shipment found to contain approximately 120lbs of cannabis” which has an “estimated street value in excess of $5 million,” officials confirmed, adding that warrants were executed, resulting in the “arrests of three suspects in relation to this matter.” A spokesperson said, “On Monday,... Read more of this article

Items Seized And Five Suspects Arrested

Items Seized And Five Suspects Arrested

Police executed four search warrants and “packages containing the suspected controlled drug cannabis, along with approximately $10,000.00 BDA and U.S. currency” were seized, “jewellery believed to be acquired from the proceeds of crime” was also seized, three dogs were removed from one property, and “five persons have been arrested.” The... Read more of this article

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