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Police Investigating Another Vehicle Fire

Police Investigating Another Vehicle Fire

[Updated] The police are investigating another vehicle fire, this time one which occurred around 5:35am this morning [April 19] outside a residence on Kings Court in Pembroke. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service is investigating the cause of a vehicle fire which occurred around 05:35am today, Monday 19th April 2021, outside a residence... Read more of this article

Arrest Made In Connection With Playground Fire

Arrest Made In Connection With Playground Fire

One person has been arrested in connection with the fire at Pigs Field playground, the police have confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “Investigations into the recent spate of fires in Pembroke Parish are still ongoing.”Detective Inspector Derricka Burns stated: “Officers from the Criminal Investigations Department, have conducted... Read more of this article

Minister Pledges To Help Rebuild Playground

Minister Pledges To Help Rebuild Playground

Minister Walter Roban — the elected MP for Constituency #15 Pembroke East — has “pledged to work with the community to rebuild the Pigs Field playground in his constituency which was destroyed by fire on 10 April 2021.”“It’s a shame what happened and I do support the Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service and the Bermuda Police... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Aftermath Of Fire At Playground

Photos & Video: Aftermath Of Fire At Playground

[Updated] The playground at Pigs Field, located off of Bandroom Lane in Pembroke, has been destroyed by a fire, with the police confirming that the fire “is being treated as suspicious.”Last night, the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service responded to the blaze with two appliances from Hamilton Station and a total of six firefighters. The BRFS... Read more of this article

Photos: BFRS Extinguish Fire At Playground

Photos: BFRS Extinguish Fire At Playground

[Updated] Firefighters extinguished a fire after responding to a “playground completely involved in flames.” A spokesperson said, “On Saturday April 10th 2021, Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service Dispatch received a report of a fire at Pigs Field, off of Bandroom Lane. BFRS responded with two appliances from Hamilton Station and a total... Read more of this article

Firefighters Extinguish Fire In Kitchen At MAWI

Firefighters Extinguish Fire In Kitchen At MAWI

Firefighters extinguished a fire in the kitchen at the Mid Atlantic Wellness Institute this evening [April 5]. A BFRS spokesperson said, “At 8:49pm on Monday April 5th 2021, Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service dispatch received a report of smoke and flames seen coming out of the kitchen at the Mid Atlantic Wellness Institute in Devonshire. “BFRS... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Fire ‘Considered Suspicious’

Police Confirm Fire ‘Considered Suspicious’

[Updated] The Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service have extinguished yet another fire, this one located on St Augustine Lane early this morning. A BFRS spokesperson said, “On Wednesday March 31, 2021 at 4:10am the Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service dispatch center received a report of a confirmed structural fire on St Augustine Lane. “One appliances... Read more of this article

Video: Police Press Conference On Fires

Video: Police Press Conference On Fires

[Updated] The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is holding a press conference this morning [March 25] regarding the recent suspicious fires in the Pembroke area. We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The police said, “”In the last two weeks, we’ve had at least six incidents; that’s... Read more of this article

Police Investigating Another Suspicious Fire

Police Investigating Another Suspicious Fire

[Updated] The police are investigating another “suspicious fire” following a fire at a residence in Pembroke where a “fuel canister containing gasoline was found at the back of the residence.” A police spokesperson said, “Shortly before 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday 23rd March, 2021, police responded to a report of a suspicious fire... Read more of this article

Video: BFRS Extinguish Another Vehicle Fire

Video: BFRS Extinguish Another Vehicle Fire

The Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service [BFRS] extinguished yet another vehicle fire, with this one occurring just before 5am this morning [March 20] in Pembroke.A BFRS spokesperson said, “At 4:53am on March 20 2021, Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service Dispatch revived a report of a vehicle on fire at Parsons Road and St Augustines Hill, Pembroke “BFRS... Read more of this article

Police Investigating Attempted Truck Fire

Police Investigating Attempted Truck Fire

Police are investigating an incident in which someone “tried to set fire to a truck” parked in Pembroke early this morning [March 16], with the fire put out by a member of the public. A police spokesperson said, “Around 7:22 this morning, Tuesday 16th March 2021, police received a report that someone had tried to set fire to a truck... Read more of this article

Photos: Firefighters Extinguish Fire In Sandys

Photos: Firefighters Extinguish Fire In Sandys

Firefighters extinguished a brush fire in Sandys today [March 11] after receiving a “report of a controlled burn which got out of control.” A spokesperson said, “On March 11th 2021 at 2:34pm, a report of a controlled burn which got out of control was received by Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service dispatch on West Side Road, Sandys. “One... Read more of this article

BPS: “Incident Is Being Considered Suspicious”

BPS: “Incident Is Being Considered Suspicious”

Following the fire this morning [March 11] that destroyed a car and five motorcycles parked outside a Pembroke residence, the police said the “incident is being considered suspicious” and said that anyone with information is encouraged to contact them. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service responded with the Bermuda... Read more of this article