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Renewed Scam Advisory: Ignore & Delete Obviously Deceptive E-mails

Thu, 2019-05-09

The Bermuda Police Service is once again advising all residents to remain vigilant regarding phone calls, e-mails and other correspondence from unknown persons that attempt to obtain personal information and other sensitive data – or even attempt to extort money.

An example of a popular e-mail scam is provided below. So far, recent scams of this type reported to police have not resulted in any financial losses. However, it is strongly recommended that senior citizens continue to be especially vigilant.

Three Hurt in Two Vehicle Collision Treated at Hospital & Discharged

Wed, 2019-05-08

Around 6:20pm Tuesday, May 7th police and fellow first responders were dispatched to a reported two vehicle collision on Harrington Sound Road in Hamilton parish – not Smith’s parish as originally stated.

Apparently the car and minibus involved collided near Walsingham Lane, in the vicinity of Tom Moore’s Tavern.

The driver of the car, the driver of the minibus and a passenger in the minibus – said to be a 36 year old Warwick woman, a 61 year old Hamilton parish man and a 33 year old American man respectively – were transported to King Edward VII Memorial Hospital via ambulance for treatment of their injuries and later discharged.

Reported Two Vehicle Collision on Harrington Sound Road [Updated]

Tue, 2019-05-07

A collision has been reported on Harrington Sound Road in Smith’s parish in the vicinity of Tom Moore’s Tavern.

Early information indicates that a car and a van were involved, with any injuries believed to be non-life threatening at this time.

Traffic diversions are currently in effect and motorists are advised to take alternate routes if possible until further notice.

St. George’s Parish Constable Meet & Greet at St. David’s Variety Friday

Tue, 2019-05-07

The Parish Constable for St. George’s, Constable Simon Joseph, will be conducting a community outreach clinic to meet and greet area residents at St. David’s Variety parking lot on Friday, 10th May 2019 from 3pm until 6pm.

This event will also allow members of the public an opportunity to:

Sudden Death of 69 Year Old David Aitken

Fri, 2019-05-03

The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 69 year old David Aitken and extends sincere condolences to his family and friends.

Mr. Aitken was found in an unresponsive state inside a car around 12:40pm Tuesday, April 30th at a Hidden Lane, Pembroke property by a family member.

He was rushed to King Edward VII Memorial Hospital via ambulance but sadly, later pronounced dead.

Reported Disturbance Near Entrance to Horseshoe Bay Beach

Wed, 2019-05-01

Around 4pm Tuesday, April 30th police officers responded to a reported disturbance near the entrance to Horseshoe Bay beach in Southampton.

The participants in the altercation had left prior to police arrival, but it appears that several individuals were involved.

Inquiries are underway and any witnesses or members of the public with relevant information are asked to call the main police telephone number 295-0011.

Sudden Death of 69 Year Old Man in Pembroke [Updated]

Tue, 2019-04-30

Around 12:40pm today (April 30th) police and fellow first responders were dispatched to a report of an unresponsive man in a car at a Hidden Lane, Pembroke property.

The 69 year old man was rushed to King Edward VII Memorial Hospital via ambulance but later pronounced dead.



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