LATEST NEWS, inside the BPS

Motorcyclist Hurt in Somerset Road Collision Stable on General Ward

Fri, 2019-03-08

At last check this afternoon (March 8th) a 28 year old male motorcyclist – said to be a Warwick resident – hurt in a collision with a car and another motorcycle around 7am Thursday, March 7th on Somerset Road in Sandys parish near the junction with Wilson Place remained in stable condition on a general ward at the hospital, recovering from a leg injury.

Initial information suggested that the injured man was 35 year old.

8 Female Student #IWD2019 Short Essay Contest Winners Recognised

Fri, 2019-03-08

On this International Women's Day, we are proud to announce the 8 female student authors whose “What does female empowerment mean to you?” 200 word short essays were chosen as the best in our #IWD2019 contest!









They are:

Aaliyah Lee – The Berkeley Institute Essay

Amirh Wade – The Berkeley Institute Essay

Emilia Stowe – The Berkeley Institute (not pictured) Essay

Alexis Lodge – Bermuda High School Essay

McKenzie-Kohl Tuckett – Warwick Academy (not pictured) Essay

Katarina Rance – Bermuda High School (not pictured) Essay

Kimora Waddell-Smith – Clearwater Middle School Essay

Marley Brown – Bermuda Institute Essay

Updated Appeal: 18 Year Old Jen-Naya Simmons Fatal Collision Investigation

Thu, 2019-03-07

Sergeant Dorian Astwood, Roads Policing Unit - Good Day,

Thank you for joining us today.  I am Police Sergeant Dorian Astwood of the Bermuda Police Service Roads Policing Unit.

Many of you may recall on July 15th, 2018, in the early hours of that morning, young, vibrant Jen-Naya Simmons, who was only 18 years of age, had her life tragically taken, after being involved in a road traffic collision.

Bermuda Police Service Recruitment Underway

Thu, 2019-03-07

The Bermuda Police Service is currently recruiting, with interested candidates invited to apply for consideration as a Constable.

Constable applicants:

must have a high school diploma or GED.

must be between 19 and 49 years of age.

Motorcyclist Hurt in Somerset Road Collision This Morning [Updated]

Thu, 2019-03-07

Around 7am today (March 7th) police, fire and ambulance personnel responded to a reported collision on Somerset Road in Sandys parish near the junction with Wilson Place.

Initial information indicates that a car and a motorcycle were involved with the rider, believed to be a 35 year old Warwick man, sustaining a leg injury.

He was transported to King Edward VII Memorial Hospital via ambulance and at last check was listed in stable condition.

Upcoming Road Sobriety Checkpoints: March 8th – 10th

Mon, 2019-03-04

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 Tuesday, February 26th) will be conducted starting this Friday, March 8th.

The checkpoints will be in effect in Hamilton parish, Devonshire, Pembroke, Paget, Warwick and Southampton on Friday, March 8th, Saturday, March 9th and Sunday, March 10th.

Second Road Fatality of 2019: 39 Year Old Shannon-Hugh Davis

Sun, 2019-03-03

The Bermuda Police Service can now confirm the death of 39 year old Mr. Shannon-Hugh Davis and extends sincere condolences to his family and friends.

Mr. Davis – understood to be a Hamilton parish resident – was seriously injured when the motorcycle he was riding east was struck by a 38 year old male motorcyclist traveling in the opposite direction on North Shore Road in Hamilton parish, between Trinity Church Road and Panorama Drive, around 6:40pm Friday, March 1st.



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