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Road Sobriety Checkpoints Start On July 23rd

Road Sobriety Checkpoints Start On July 23rd

Road sobriety checkpoints will be conducted in seven parishes from Friday, July 23rd to Sunday, August 1st. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] will be conducting road sobriety checkpoints in 7 parishes [Hamilton parish, Smith’s parish, Devonshire, Pembroke, Paget, Warwick & Southampton] starting Friday, 23rd July through... 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

Road Sobriety Checkpoints Over Christmas

Road Sobriety Checkpoints Over Christmas

According to today’s Official Notices, the Bermuda Police Service will be conducting road sobriety checkpoints over Christmas — from Wednesday, December 23th to Sunday, December 27th — with the checkpoints set to take place in Hamilton parish, Smiths, Devonshire, Pembroke, Paget, Warwick and Southampton. The full Road Sobriety Checkpoint... Read more of this article

Road Sobriety Checkpoints From Dec 11 – 13

Road Sobriety Checkpoints From Dec 11 – 13

According to the Official Notices, the Bermuda Police Service will be conducting road sobriety checkpoints from Friday, December 11th to Sunday, December 13th, with the checkpoints set to take place in Hamilton parish, Smiths, Devonshire, Pembroke, Paget, Warwick and Southampton. The full Road Sobriety Checkpoint Notice 2020 follows below [PDF here]: Related... Read more of this article

Driver Arrested After Crashing Car Into Wall

Driver Arrested After Crashing Car Into Wall

A  motorist was arrested on suspicion of driving whilst impaired after he crashed his car into a wall in Devonshire last night. A police spokesperson said, “Shortly before 8:00 p.m. on Sunday 29th November, Police and Bermuda Fire and Rescue [BFRS] were dispatched to a single vehicle road traffic collision involving a motorcar near the junction... Read more of this article

BRSC To Launch Designated Driver Campaign

BRSC To Launch Designated Driver Campaign

“As the holiday season is drawing upon us, the Road Safety Council wants to reiterate our message of don’t drink and drive,” BRSC Chairman Dennis Lister said, adding that ”this month will see the launch of our annual designated driver campaign.” Mr Lister said, “In light of recent events, the Bermuda Road Safety Council... Read more of this article

Road Sobriety Checkpoints Over Halloween

Road Sobriety Checkpoints Over Halloween

According to today’s Official Notices, the Bermuda Police Service will be conducting road sobriety checkpoints from Friday, October 30th to Sunday, November 1st, with the checkpoints set to take place in Hamilton parish, Smiths, Devonshire, Pembroke, Paget, Warwick and Southampton. The full Road Sobriety Checkpoint Notice 2020 follows below [PDF... Read more of this article

Car & Bike Collision On Swing Bridge

Car & Bike Collision On Swing Bridge

A collision involving a car and an auxiliary cycle occurred on the Swing Bridge in St. Georges this weekend, with both drivers “subsequently charged on suspicion of driving whilst impaired.” A police spokesperson said, “Shortly before midnight on Saturday, 22nd August, Police Operations received a report of a collision involving a... Read more of this article

Road Sobriety Checkpoints Over Cup Match

Road Sobriety Checkpoints Over Cup Match

Police will recommence road sobriety checkpoints, as according to today’s Official Notices, the Bermuda Police Service will be conducting road sobriety checkpoints during the Cup Match holiday, The notice states they will take place from Wednesday, July 29th to Sunday, August 2nd in Hamilton parish, Smiths, Devonshire, Pembroke, Paget, Warwick... 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

Police Warn About Speeding, Drunk Driving

Police Warn About Speeding, Drunk Driving

A male motorcycle rider was arrested following a pursuit yesterday [May 24], while another male motorcycle rider was taken to hospital following a two-vehicle collision in Paget. A police spokesperson said, “Shortly after 3.30pm on Sunday, May 24, officers from the Roads Policing Unit were conducting speed checks along South Road, Southampton,... Read more of this article

Police Remind Public: Don’t Drink & Drive

Police Remind Public: Don’t Drink & Drive

With people expected to be in a “celebratory mood” tomorrow [May 2] as the ‘Shelter in Place’ order expires, the Bermuda Police Service is reminding those who intend to consume alcohol not to get behind the wheel of a vehicle or ride a bike. A police spokesperson said, “With the lifting of the Shelter in Place regulations... Read more of this article

Road Sobriety Checkpoints In Seven Parishes

Road Sobriety Checkpoints In Seven Parishes

According to the Official Notices, the Bermuda Police Service will be conducting road sobriety checkpoints from Friday, March 20th to Sunday, March 22nd, with the checkpoints set to take place in Hamilton parish, Smiths, Devonshire, Pembroke, Paget, Warwick and Southampton. The full Road Sobriety Checkpoint Notice 2020 follows below [PDF here]: Related... Read more of this article