LATEST NEWS, inside the BPS

Investigation Ongoing Regarding Police Involved Collision Early Sunday

Tue, 2019-05-14

The investigation regarding Sunday’s early morning collision involving a police vehicle and a 29 year old female motorcyclist, that occurred at the junction of King Street and Reid Street in the City of Hamilton, continues.

It has been established that the police vehicle involved had its lights and sirens activated when the unfortunate collision occurred with the 29 year old woman as she travelled along Reid Street into the city centre.

Investigation Underway After Burglary at Vera P. Card in St. George’s

Mon, 2019-05-13

Thieves gained entry to the Vera P. Card store on Water Street in St. George’s around 3am Saturday, May 11th and stole a quantity of jewellery.

The suspects, described as three males wearing dark coloured clothing, made good their escape on foot shortly after the burglary.

An investigation into the incident is underway and witnesses or members of the public – particularly any passing motorists – that saw suspicious activity in the Water Street, York Street St. George’s area between 2:20am and 3am Saturday are encouraged to call Detective Constable Seymour Foote on 247-1154 or 717-2282.

Male Motorcyclist Injured in Sunday Afternoon Crash Stable in ICU

Mon, 2019-05-13

At last check this morning (May 13th) the 52 year old male motorcyclist injured in a single vehicle motorcycle crash that occurred around 4:20pm Sunday, May 12th at the north round-a-bout near Trimingham Road in Paget was listed in stable condition in the hospital’s Intensive Care Unit.

Inquiries continue and any witnesses that have not already come forward are now encouraged to call Constable Lakila Hart on the main police telephone number 295-0011.

Reported Single Vehicle Motorcycle Crash at North Round-A-Bout [Updated]

Sun, 2019-05-12

Around 4:20pm Sunday, May 12th police and fellow first responders were dispatched to a reported single vehicle motorcycle crash at the north round-a-bout near Trimingham Road in Paget.

Details are limited at this time.

However, early information suggests that the rider involved, believed to be a 52 year old Smith’s parish man, was traveling out of the City of Hamilton when he made contact with the north round-a-bout and then struck a wall – sustaining suspected head injuries.

Female Motorcyclist Injured in Collision With Police Vehicle [Updated]

Sat, 2019-05-11

Around 12:20am Sunday, May 12th a collision occurred involving a police vehicle and a motorcyclist on King Street near the junction with Reid Street, in the City of Hamilton.

Early information indicates that the collision occurred as the police vehicle pursued one motorcyclist along King Street, but struck a second motorcyclist that was traveling along Reid Street.

The first motorcyclist made good their escape.

Second Group Meeting Held With Management of Liquor Licenced Premises

Fri, 2019-05-10

The Bermuda Police Service (BPS) recently held a meeting 2pm Monday, 6th May 2019 with the management of liquor licenced premises at the Police Recreation Club in Prospect, Devonshire – with invitations sent in advance to the relevant sports clubs for their attendance and input.

Approximately 35 persons attended – including representatives from sports clubs throughout the island as well as restaurant and bar establishments.

Man Arrested After Boat Runs Aground Near Cobbler’s Cut

Fri, 2019-05-10

Around 4am today (May 10th) marine police responded to a maritime distress call regarding a boat that had run aground.

The powerboat involved was located on the rocks near Cobbler’s Cut, in waters off Spanish Point Pembroke, with two men aboard.

The men – said to be a 38 year old Pembroke man and a 43 year old man – were not hurt.



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