LATEST NEWS, inside the BPS

Effective 1 April 2016 Police Will Not Accept Foreign Cheques

Wed, 2016-03-02

Effective 1 April 2016, the Bermuda Police Service WILL NOT accept any foreign cheques or money orders. Local cheques (US and Bermuda dollars only) from the three Bermuda banks are acceptable.  

Persons making payments from overseas must pay by wire in the name of the Accountant General to HSBC as follows:

Bermuda Police Service – Information Statement

Wed, 2015-03-25

The Bermuda Police Service has compiled an Information Statement in preparation for the introduction of the Public Access to Information Act 2010. In accordance with Section 5 (4) of the act, as of April 1st 2015, the Information Statement will be made available for inspection by the public at Police Headquarters in Devonshire, at any police station, at the Bermuda National Library, at the Bermuda Archives and online at

Injured Motorcyclist Now Recovering on General Ward

Wed, 2016-05-04

At last check 7:10am today, the 35 year old Paget man injured when the motorcycle he was riding collided with a truck around 1:30am Saturday, April 30th along South Road in Southampton near Church Road, had been transferred to a general ward at the hospital.

Inquiries regarding this collision continue. Witnesses or persons that can assist should contact the Roads Policing Unit on 295-0011.

Serious Road Traffic Collision

Tue, 2016-05-03

At 2:16pm today [2-May] police and first responders attended a single vehicle road traffic collision that took place on Middle Road in Devonshire near the junction with Marsh Lane.

It appears that a man driving a van along the said road, when he lost control of the vehicle causing him to hit a pillar attached to the First Baptist Church. As a result, the van turned over onto its side and three men were trapped inside.

East CAT to Hold Community Clinic at Shelly Bay Marketplace

Tue, 2016-05-03

The Bermuda Police Service Eastern Community Action Team will be having a Community Clinic tomorrow 4th May. The community clinic is to be held at the Shelly Bay Market Place between 1pm and 5pm. Area residents are invited to voice their concerns at this clinic.


Industrial Accident

Mon, 2016-05-02

At approximately 11:10am on Monday first responders attended a report of an industrial accident that took place at a Ship's Hill, St. George's residence. It appears that a 63 year old man was painting on a scaffolding when it broke away from the building.

This resulted in the 63 year old man as well as the scaffolding falling approximately 20 feet onto the rocks below. The man was taken to the hospital where he is being treated for minor head injuries.

Reported Armed Robbery at Hunt's Food & Supplies

Sun, 2016-05-01

At 2:46pm on Sunday, May 1st police attended a report of an armed robbery that took place at Hunt's Food & Supplies in Warwick.

It appears that two males entered the store and brandished what appeared to be a firearm and made demands of cash.

They were given an undisclosed amount of cash and the two males then left the area on foot, jumping over a wall adjacent to the property and leaving on a motorcycle.



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