LATEST NEWS, inside the BPS

Temporary Closure Order Issued to Southampton Rangers Sports Club

Fri, 2019-12-13

Following a disturbance at Southampton Rangers Sports Club that occurred around 8:30pm Sunday, December 8th – involving several individuals and resulting in the arrest of one man – the Bermuda Police Service has exercised its authority under the Liquor Licence Act 1974 Section 47B to close Southampton Rangers Sports Club from 10pm Saturday, December 14th until 10pm Sunday, December 15th.

Acting Superintendent Hashim Estwick of the Tactical Policing Division issued the 24 hour temporary closure order Thursday, December 12th.

45 Year Old Male Motorcyclist in ICU After Being Run Over by Car

Thu, 2019-12-12

Around 7:50am Wednesday, December 11th a reported two vehicle collision occurred on Middle Road in Southampton near the junction with Seymour Farm Road.

It appears that a 45 year old Sandys parish man riding a motorcycle east on Middle Road slid out into the path of a car being driven in the opposite direction, with the car apparently running over him.

Police Officer Injured Issuing Parking Ticket Treated & Discharged [Updated]

Thu, 2019-12-12

The Bermuda Police Service is investigating an incident which resulted in an officer having to be taken to hospital for treatment.

The incident occurred shortly after three this afternoon on Reid Street outside of Phoenix stores.

The officer was in the process of issuing a parking ticket to a male driver who reportedly attempted to drive off and struck the officer resulting in her having to be taken to hospital for treatment to injuries sustained during the incident.

Person of Interest 57 Year Old Chet Wilmot Has Made Contact With Police

Tue, 2019-12-10

The Bermuda Police Service would like to thank the public for their assistance in locating 57 year old Chet Wilmot.

Mr. Wilmot, a person of interest in an ongoing investigation, has made contact with police.

Upcoming Road Sobriety Checkpoints in 7 Parishes

Mon, 2019-12-09

The Bermuda Police Service would like to advise the public that the next series of road sobriety checkpoints (as specified in the Official Gazette Notice Thursday, December 5th) will be conducted starting this Friday, December 13th.

The checkpoints will be in effect in Hamilton parish, Smith’s parish, Devonshire, Pembroke, Paget, Warwick and Southampton on Friday, December 13th, Saturday, December 14th and Sunday, December 15th.

35 Year Old Male Motorcyclist in ICU After Reported Single Vehicle Crash

Sun, 2019-12-08

Around 11:50pm Saturday, December 7th a reported single vehicle motorcycle crash occurred on Middle Road in Warwick near the junction with Khyber Pass.

It appears that a 35 year old Pembroke man riding a motorcycle west on Middle Road attempted to negotiate a bend in the road and struck a tree.

Renewed Warning About Circulating Defamatory Social Media Messages

Fri, 2019-12-06

The Bermuda Police Service is aware of a social media message circulating that incorrectly links a specific Customs officer to the recent arrest of a 41 year old man in relation to an ongoing investigation by law enforcement authorities in Canada.

For the record, the ongoing investigation does not involve the individual whose profile photo is being circulated.



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