LATEST NEWS, inside the BPS

Man Arrested After Reported Altercation at Front Street Bar

Sun, 2018-05-20

Around 12:20am Sunday, May 20th police officers responded to a reported altercation on Front Street in the City of Hamilton.

It appears that at least two people were involved in a scuffle at The Dog House bar, which ended up on Front Street.

One man has been arrested in connection with this incident and a court appearance is anticipated in due course.

Two Men Arrested After Front Street Altercation Caught on Video

Sun, 2018-05-20

Around 8pm Thursday, May 17th police officers and fellow first responders attended a reported disturbance on Front Street in the City of Hamilton, near the junction with Burnaby Street.

It appears that two local men – believed to be 25 years old and 31 years old respectively – were involved in an altercation in the vicinity of No. 1 car park.

Reported Explosion at Marl Lane, Warwick Residence

Thu, 2018-05-17

The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service as well as the Bermuda Police Service attended a report of an explosion at a residence on Marl Lane in Warwick (off of Cobbs Hill Road) at 12:41pm today.

Presently the scene is being processed by police as well as fire personnel. We will update the public with information as it becomes available.

Search Warrants Executed in Sandys Parish

Thu, 2018-05-17

Today the Bermuda Police Service executed warrants in the Boaz Island area of Sandys in connection with an ongoing firearms investigation.

As a result, 3 men have been arrested and taken into police custody, whilst the investigation is advancing.

Investigation Into Confirmed Firearm Incident Outside Docksider Pub

Wed, 2018-05-16

Detective Chief Inspector Na’imah Astwood, Serious Crime Department – Good Afternoon. 

The Bermuda Police Service can confirm that around 1:10am today (Wednesday, May 16th) a firearm incident occurred outside The Docksider Pub and Restaurant, Front Street, City of Hamilton.

An investigation regarding the circumstances is currently underway. The Serious Crime Unit is heading up inquiries, with Detective Sergeant Jason Smith and Detective Sergeant Dean Martin leading the investigative team regarding this confirmed firearm incident.

Female Visitor Hurt in Rental Scooter Crash Airlifted Overseas

Wed, 2018-05-16

At last check this morning (May 16th) the 44 year old American woman hurt in a single vehicle rental scooter crash around 6:50pm Monday, May 14th on Somerset Road in Sandys parish, near the junction with Morgan Hill, had been airlifted overseas for further medical treatment.

She was initially admitted to the Intensive Care Unit at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital and was listed in stable condition yesterday (May 15th).

Reminder: Traffic Diversions, Parking Restrictions for Harbour Nights

Tue, 2018-05-15

The motoring public is reminded that the typical traffic diversions and parking restrictions remain in effect for this year’s weekly Harbour Nights in the City of Hamilton, which started on Thursday, April 26th and ends on Wednesday, August 29th.

The usual Wednesday evening traffic diversions (closed to vehicular traffic from 6:15pm until 11pm) include a section of Front Street between Court Street and Queen Street as well as a section of Burnaby Street between Reid Street and Front Street – while the usual Wednesday evening restricted parking areas (no parking from 4pm until 11pm) are on Front Street between Court Street and Queen Street as well as Burnaby Street between Reid Street and Front Street.



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