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Police Confirm Death Of Rhyn Bearden

Police Confirm Death Of Rhyn Bearden

The police have confirmed the death of 23-year-old Rhyn Bearden following a collision on Thursday morning [April 25] in Warwick. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] can now confirm the death of 23-year-old Rhyn Bearden, Bermuda’s second road fatality of 2024, and extends sincere condolences to his family and friends. “Mr.... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of 23-Year-Old Man

Police Confirm Death Of 23-Year-Old Man

The police have confirmed the sad news that a 23-year-old man has died following a collision this morning [April 25] in Warwick. A police spokesperson said, “Sadly, the Bermuda Police Service (BPS) can confirm that a 23-year-old male motorcyclist involved in a collision with a truck around 9am Thursday, 25th April 2024, was pronounced dead at... Read more of this article

Teenager Dies After Collision In Smith’s

Teenager Dies After Collision In Smith’s

[Updated] The police have confirmed the sad news that a teenager has died following a collision in Smith’s early this morning [Jan 7]. A police spokesperson said, “Around 3:30 a.m. on Sunday, January 7th, 2024, police and other first responders were dispatched to a reported serious road traffic collision, involving four motorcycles, on... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of Nelson Macedo

Police Confirm Death Of Nelson Macedo

The police have now confirmed the death of 42-year-old Nelson Macedo, who died following an industrial accident last week in St George’s. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service, [BPS], can now confirm the identity of the male Portuguese National who was injured in an industrial accident which occurred last week, as 42-year-old... Read more of this article

Public Urged Not To Share Collision Footage

Public Urged Not To Share Collision Footage

The police are appealing to the public to not share video of the fatal road traffic collision, noting it could ”potentially jeopardise the ongoing investigation into this matter” and also asking people to “adhere to fundamental values such as mutual respect, kindness and consider the impact on the family.” A police spokesperson... Read more of this article

42-Year-Old Man Dies In Industrial Accident

42-Year-Old Man Dies In Industrial Accident

The police have confirmed the death of a 42-year-old man following an “industrial accident at a construction site in St. George.” A police spokesperson said, “Shortly before 5:00 p.m. on Friday, November 10th, 2023, police attended a report of an industrial accident at a construction site in St. George. “It was reported a 42-year-old... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of Lovella Cruz

Police Confirm Death Of Lovella Cruz

The police have identified the victim of the fatal road traffic collision as 48-year-old Lovella Cruz. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] can now confirm the identity of the victim in that fatal road traffic collision which occurred around 10:50 p.m. on Thursday, November 9th, 2023, as 48-year-old Filipino National, Lovella... Read more of this article

Female Dies After Collision In Sandys

Female Dies After Collision In Sandys

A female motorcycle rider has died following a collision in Sandys, the police have confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “Around 10:50 p.m. on Thursday, 9 November 2023 police and other first responders were dispatched to a report of a serious two vehicle collision on Somerset Road near the junction with Clyde Best Lane, Sandys, involving a... Read more of this article

Curtis Richardson Charged With Causing Death

Curtis Richardson Charged With Causing Death

[Updated] Former Senator Curtis Richardson was charged with causing the death of Marco Warren by driving without due care and attention. Appearing in Magistrates Court this morning [Nov 8], the 48-year-old was charged with causing the death of Mr Warren in May of this year by driving a vehicle, said to be a taxi, without due care and attention. Mr... Read more of this article

Police Confirm 48-Year-Old Man Arrested

Police Confirm 48-Year-Old Man Arrested

A 48-year-old man has been arrested in “relation to the investigation into the death of Mr. Marco Warren,” the police have confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] can confirm a 48-year-old-male has been arrested in relation to the investigation into the death of Mr. Marco Warren. “The suspect,... Read more of this article

Video: Police & Family Hold Press Conference

Video: Police & Family Hold Press Conference

A press conference was held today [Nov 1] with the Bermuda Police Service and the family of the late Marco Warren making an appeal for anyone with information to please contact them. Mr Warren, a talented footballer who worked as a Programme Coordinator with the Ministry of Youth and Sport, was killed in May 2023, in what the police have previously... Read more of this article

Man Sentenced To Prison For Causing Death

Man Sentenced To Prison For Causing Death

Christian Sousa Matias was sentenced to prison time for causing the death of Allen Trott by careless driving. The ruling said, “The Accused appears before this Court for sentence, having been convicted, upon his guilty pleas entered 3 April 2023, to a charge of causing death by careless driving contrary to 37A of the Road Traffic Act 1947 and... Read more of this article

BPS Appeal For Info On Death Of Marco Warren

BPS Appeal For Info On Death Of Marco Warren

The police have renewed their appeal for information on the circumstances surrounding the death of Marco Warren, who was the victim of a hit and run collision in May of this year. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service is once again reaching out to the public for any information they may have on the circumstances surrounding the... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Death Of Kirk Butterfield

Police Confirm Death Of Kirk Butterfield

The police have identified the victim of this morning’s [Aug 28] road traffic collision as 54-year-old Treadwell Kirkland Butterfield, marking the twelfth road fatality of 2023. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the identity of the victim in this morning’s fatal road traffic collision as 54-year-old... Read more of this article

Police Confirm: Man Dies After Collision

Police Confirm: Man Dies After Collision

The police have confirmed that a male motorcycle rider has died following a collision early this morning [Aug 28], marking the 12th road fatality of the year A spokesperson said, “Around 1:55a.m. Monday, 28th August, 2023, Police and other emergency personnel were dispatched to a reported single vehicle road traffic collision involving a motorcycle... Read more of this article

Police Name Two Road Traffic Victims

Police Name Two Road Traffic Victims

The police have now confirmed the death of 48-year-old Marvin Dyer and 30-year-old Raheem Burgess, who both died following collisions, marking the 10th and 11th road fatalities of the year. Tenth Road Fatality of 2023: 48-Year-Old Marvin Dyer A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] can now confirm the death of 48-year-old Marvin... Read more of this article