Hashtag: #DrugsInBermuda

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

Police Execute Warrants, Seize Quantity Of Cash

Police Execute Warrants, Seize Quantity Of Cash

Police executed a number of drug warrants today [Feb 9] “resulting in the seizure of a large quantity of cash.” A spokesperson said, “Police today, Wednesday 9th February, 2022, executed a number of drug warrants in support of this past weekend’s ‘Operation Pegasus’ initiative. “Officers from the Bermuda Police Service... Read more of this article

“Man Is Suspected To Have Died As A Result”

“Man Is Suspected To Have Died As A Result”

The police confirmed that a “number of persons attended KEMH having overdosed” on “heroin that was laced with fentanyl” and “one man is suspected to have died as a result.” The police noted that they executed several drug warrants, and “acting on information received that controlled drugs were being stored at... Read more of this article

Six Arrests, Suspected Heroin & Fentanyl Seized

Six Arrests, Suspected Heroin & Fentanyl Seized

Warrants were executed at four properties and six suspects were arrested after “drugs believed to be heroin and fentanyl” were seized, the police confirmed, noting they received information that a “number of persons” attended KEMH having overdosed on “heroin that was laced with fentanyl” and “one man is suspected... Read more of this article

“Substances Believed To Be Controlled Drugs”

“Substances Believed To Be Controlled Drugs”

A 17-year-old male — who initially failed to stop for police, did not have a valid license and was riding an uninsured and unlicensed bike — was “in possession of a number of small plastic twists and numerous sealable baggies containing substances believed to be controlled drugs.” A police spokesperson said, “Shortly before... Read more of this article

1/2 Million In Drugs Seized, Suspect Arrested

1/2 Million In Drugs Seized, Suspect Arrested

A suspect has been arrested and “significant quantities of illegal narcotics were seized during a recent exercise in the east end of the island,” with the “cannabis, crack cocaine, powder cocaine and heroin” having an “estimated street value in excess of half a million dollars,” the police have confirmed. A spokesperson... Read more of this article

Household Survey On Drug Use To Begin In Feb

Household Survey On Drug Use To Begin In Feb

The Department for National Drug Control [DNDC] will be conducting a survey from February 1st to 28th to “obtain information on adult drug-use in Bermuda.”A Government spokesperson said, “The Attorney-General and Minister of Legal Affairs and Constitutional Reform, the Hon. Kathy Lynn Simmons, JP, MP, is pleased to notify the public... Read more of this article

18-Year-Old Arrested After Two Collisions

18-Year-Old Arrested After Two Collisions

An 18-year-old man was arrested on “suspicion of driving whilst impaired as well for possession of a controlled drug with intent to supply, after being involved in two separate road traffic collisions” on Tuesday. A police spokesperson said, “The first incident took place on Mullet Bay Road just west of Wellington Lane in St. George. A... Read more of this article

Packages Of ‘Suspected Drugs’ Found In Water

Packages Of ‘Suspected Drugs’ Found In Water

Police seized seven packages containing “suspected controlled drugs” after they were discovered floating in the surf just off Southlands Beach, and there have now been a total of ten packages located by the police. The seven packages floating off Southlands Beach follow after the discovery of three packages found off the South Shore a few... Read more of this article