LATEST NEWS, inside the BPS

One Motorist Arrested for Impaired Driving Over the Weekend

Mon, 2019-01-28

One motorist was arrested for impaired driving from Friday night (January 25th) until Sunday night (January 27th).

While there are no road sobriety checkpoints scheduled for this coming weekend, members of the public are urged not to drive or ride under the influence as police officers conducting their regular patrols will be on the lookout for any offences, including impaired driving.

Docksider Pub & Restaurant Closed for 24 Hours After Anti-Social Incident

Fri, 2019-01-25

As a result of an anti-social incident that took place at Docksider Pub & Restaurant last weekend, the Bermuda Police Service has used the power under the Liquor Licence Act, Section 51A to close this establishment from Friday January 25th at 10pm until Saturday January 26th at 10pm.

It is imperative that liquor licenced premises take ‘social responsibility’ for the safety of their patrons and the conduct of those persons who threaten that safety, which has a profound effect on the community that they are a part of and Bermuda as a whole.

49 Year Old Female JetBlue Passenger Recovering on a General Ward

Fri, 2019-01-25

At last check this morning (January 25th) the 49 year old Jamaican woman residing in New York who took ill on a JetBlue flight en route between Antigua and New York U.S.A. that diverted to L.F. Wade International Airport around 8pm Thursday (January 24th) was recovering on a general ward at the hospital.

After refuelling, the JetBlue flight continued on to its intended destination.

JetBlue Flight Diverted Due to Unwell Passenger [Updated]

Thu, 2019-01-24

Police can report that a 49 year old female Jamaican national residing in New York took ill on a JetBlue flight from Antigua.

As a result, the flight was instructed to divert to Bermuda in the abundance of caution.

On arrival at L.F. Wade International Airport the passenger was going in and out of consciousness.

Official Launch of BPS Independent Advisory Group

Thu, 2019-01-24

Commissioner of Police Mr. Stephen Corbishley – Good morning everybody.

In the last week we announced our 7 ambitions change programme and a fundamental theme of that is to invest in local communities, particularly the parish Constables and other resources we’re placing there, but most importantly is to engage with local communities, listen to their concerns, respond to that and to shape our services better.

Motorcyclist Injured in Collision With Car Treated & Discharged

Thu, 2019-01-24

Around 7pm Wednesday, January 23rd police and fellow first responders were dispatched to a reported two vehicle collision at the junction of Somerset Road and Beacon Hill Road in Sandys parish.

It appears that a motorcyclist was traveling along Somerset Road and a car driver was attempting to exit Beacon Hill Road when the collision occurred.

Inquiries Underway: Aggravated Burglary at Pompano Beach Club

Wed, 2019-01-23

Detectives are currently conducting inquiries into a reported aggravated burglary that occurred at Pompano Beach Club in Southampton early Sunday morning (January 20th).

It appears that an intruder – described as an approximately 6 foot tall black male in his early to mid-20s wearing a dark coloured hooded top – gained entry into a room on the premises between 3:15am and 3:20am Sunday.



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