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18-Year-Old Arrested In Connection With Shooting

18-Year-Old Arrested In Connection With Shooting

An 18-year-old male has been arrested in connection with the shooting that injured four people earlier this month, the police have confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS], can confirm that an eighteen-year-old male has been arrested in connection with a shooting, which left four people in hospital receiving treatment... Read more of this article

Premier & Minister Condemn Gun Violence

Premier & Minister Condemn Gun Violence

Premier David Burt and Minister of National Security Michael Weeks both condemned the recent shootings, and said the “Government is resolute in our determination to confront and overcome the pervasiveness of gun violence.” “Gun violence leaves more than just the physical wounds. It leaves families, neighbourhoods and communities traumatised... Read more of this article

Police Confirm Another Firearm Incident

Police Confirm Another Firearm Incident

The police have confirmed that yet another firearm incident took place, this time in the Ord Road area, and said that “so far, there are no reported injuries.” A police spokesperson said, “As a result of information received Friday afternoon, 3rd May 2024, police officers were dispatched to a report of gunshots in the Ord Road, Tribe... Read more of this article

Video: Police Press Conference

Video: Police Press Conference

The Bermuda Police Service is holding a press conference this afternoon [May 3] to address the recent firearm incidents. We will have additional coverage later on, and in the meantime the live video is below. Related Stories Police Confirm Another Firearm Incident Multiple People Shot In Pembroke Police Investigating Gunshots In Pembroke Police... Read more of this article

Multiple People Shot In Pembroke

Multiple People Shot In Pembroke

[Updating] A shooting occurred this afternoon [May 2] in Pembroke and multiple people have been shot, the police have confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “Around 2:05pm Thursday, 2nd May 2024, a firearm incident was reported in the Middletown Lane, Pembroke area. “Details are limited at this time. However, police and emergency medical personnel... Read more of this article

Police Investigating Gunshots In Pembroke

Police Investigating Gunshots In Pembroke

Police received reports of “multiple gunshots heard in the Parson’s Roads, Pembroke” area and officers were able to confirm that “a firearm was discharged based on forensic evidence recovered.” A police spokesperson said, “Shortly after 11:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 28th, 2024, police received reports of multiple gunshots heard... Read more of this article

Police Investigating Attempted Shooting

Police Investigating Attempted Shooting

Police are investigating an “attempted shooting” in Devonshire that took place shortly after 10.30am this morning [April 26], confirming that “the complainant was seated inside a vehicle at the time” and “thankfully, they escaped without injury.” A police spokesperson said, “Police are investigating a confirmed... Read more of this article

Police Renew Appeal: Murder Of Erin Richardson

Police Renew Appeal: Murder Of Erin Richardson

Erin Lee Richardson was fatally shot ten years ago, on April, 23 2014, and the police are renewing their appeal to members of the public who may have any information on the matter to please contact them. A police spokesperson said, “Ten years have passed since the murder of Erin Lee Richardson. “Mr. Richardson, 28, was shot multiple times... Read more of this article

Shooting In Smith’s, No One Injured

Shooting In Smith’s, No One Injured

The police confirmed that there was a shooting this weekend in Smith’s, and “there were no reports anyone was injured.” A police spokesperson said, “Shortly after 12:30 a.m. on Sunday, April 14, 2024, Police received reports of gunshots heard in the Church Dale, Devil’s Hole area, Smith’s. “Officers were dispatched... Read more of this article

Police Renew Appeal: Murder Of Che Jennings

Police Renew Appeal: Murder Of Che Jennings

The police have renewed their appeal for anyone with any information about the murder of Che Jennings – who was fatally shot in April 2022 — to please contact them. A police spokesperson said, “Che Jennings was 24-years-old at the time he was fatally shot in the parking lot of Warwick Workmen’s Club, Thursday 7th April 2022 around 8:30pm, following... Read more of this article

Police Renew Appeal: Murder Of Laje Franklin

Police Renew Appeal: Murder Of Laje Franklin

The police have renewed their appeal for anyone with any information about the murder of Laje Franklin – who was fatally shot in April 2022 — to please contact them. A police spokesperson said, “Two years ago, a passer-by found 18-year-old Laje Franklin’s lifeless body lying near the roundabout on the roadway leading to Clearwater Beach,... Read more of this article

Police Investigating Gunshots In Pembroke

Police Investigating Gunshots In Pembroke

Police received reports of “multiple gunshots heard in the area of West Park Lane, Pembroke,” units were dispatched to the location to carry out checks and it “was reported that a bullet was found inside a residence in the area of Ingham Vale, Pembroke.” A police spokesperson said, “Around 11:10 pm on Tuesday, March 19th, 2024,... Read more of this article

Police Appeal Following Firearm Incidents

Police Appeal Following Firearm Incidents

Commissioner of Police Darrin Simons urged the public to come forward with any information regarding recent firearms incidents. Commissioner Simons said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] is appealing for the public to provide any information they may have regarding recent firearms incidents in our community. When we work together, the evidence of... Read more of this article

Police: Do Not Share Video Of Firearms Incident

Police: Do Not Share Video Of Firearms Incident

Noting they are “aware of a video clip of the firearms incident” which occurred on Court Street this weekend being circulated on social media, the police said ”sharing these images could hamper that investigation” and urged people to please not share it. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service is aware... Read more of this article

38-Year-OId Man Injured In Shooting On Court St

38-Year-OId Man Injured In Shooting On Court St

[Updated] A 38-year-old man has been injured in a shooting on Court Street, the police have confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “Police are investigating a confirmed firearms incident which took place in the area of Court Street and Elliott Street outside the Spinning Wheel night club, around 12:15am on Sunday, March 10, 2024. “Initial... Read more of this article

Shooting In Paget, No One Injured

Shooting In Paget, No One Injured

The police are investigating a confirmed firearm incident that occurred around 12:55am this morning [Feb 27] outside a Tribe Road Number 5, Paget home, stating that “limited information indicates that two potential suspects were travelling together on a motorcycle in the area, at the time the gunshots were heard.” A police spokesperson said,... Read more of this article