LATEST NEWS, inside the BPS

Reported Single Vehicle Car Crash on The Glebe Road

Sun, 2018-07-15

Around 2:50am Saturday, July 14th police officers were dispatched to a reported single vehicle car crash on The Glebe Road in Pembroke.

Details remain limited at this time but it appears that the car driver involved struck a wall in a residential area.

However, initial information suggests that no one was injured.

Fatal Crash on North Shore Road Early Sunday Morning

Sun, 2018-07-15

Police and other first responders attended a report of a road traffic collision that took place on North Shore Road in Hamilton Parish at 3:29am Sunday morning.

It appears that an 18 year old woman was traveling east on North Shore Road when she lost control of her motorcycle and crashed.

Renewed Online Fraud Advisory: Business E-mail Compromise Scam

Fri, 2018-07-13

The Bermuda Police Service continues to encourage all companies to robustly review their business processes to guard against the well-known scam referred to as the ‘Business E-mail Compromise’ (BEC), or ‘CEO fraud.’

The aim of this type of cyber-crime is to trick people into transferring money to unknown persons pretending to be legitimate businesses or specific business contacts.

Reported Two Motorcycle Collision on Crow Lane

Fri, 2018-07-13

Around 10:30am today (July 13th) police and fellow first responders were dispatched to a reported two motorcycle collision on Crow Lane in Pembroke.

Initial information indicated that the collision occurred near the junction with Lane Hill and that the rider of one of the motorcycles involved, believed to be a 28 year old woman, sustained facial injuries.

Visible Police Presence at Paradise Lakes for Peak Summer Months

Thu, 2018-07-12

The area in the Great Sound commonly known as Paradise Lakes is traditionally a ‘raft up’ area for members of the public in the boating community during the summer months.

After an increasing number of reports regarding anti-social behaviour and the dangerous use of watercraft in that area so far this summer boating season, the Bermuda Police Service Marine Unit will provide a highly visible police presence – particularly during the weekends – to deter any undesirable activity as well as to provide reassurance to the boating public and nearby island residents.

Scam Alert: Menacing E-mail Attempts to Extort Money

Thu, 2018-07-12

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

The below section of a recent e-mail received locally clearly illustrates the tactic.

Reported Missing 16 Year Old Syhon Akinstall

Wed, 2018-07-11

Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating 16 year old Syhon Akinstall of Pembroke who was last seen on Tuesday afternoon (July 10th).

He is described as 5 feet 9 inches tall, 150 pounds, with a medium brown complexion and medium length black hair.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact police on 295-0011.



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