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NPoCC Report on the House of Assembly Events

Tue, 2017-03-28

Commissioner of Police Mr. Michael A. DeSilva - His Excellency the Governor today released the report on the police action at the House of Assembly on Friday 2nd December 2016. The report was prepared by Assistant Chief Constable Christopher Shead who is attached to the National Police Coordination Centre (NPoCC) in London. The report contains an independent assessment made by an experienced public order practitioner of the planning, command, and tactics used by the police along with ten recommendations to be considered.

Witnesses to Alleged Indecent Activity Urged to Come Forward

Mon, 2017-03-27

The Bermuda Police Service is aware of rumours circulating about alleged indecent activities at the Kappa Classic football tournament this past weekend.

Members of the public are circulating the name of an alleged suspect, along with his photograph, via social media.

The police would like to point out that the person named was actually incarcerated in the Westgate Correctional Facility at the time of the alleged incident.

Witness Appeal: Reported Collision Involving a Pedestrian

Sun, 2017-03-26

Police are appealing for any witnesses to a reported collision that occurred around 3pm Friday, March 24th on Front Street in the City of Hamilton.

It appears that a 64 year old U.K. man was attempting to walk across the road in the vicinity of the Walker Arcade when he was struck by a motorcyclist that did not stop.

The visitor fell to the ground and sustained a hand injury, which he received treatment for at the hospital.

Teen Injured on Railway Trail Now Recovering on General Ward

Fri, 2017-03-24

At last check earlier today (March 24th) the 19 year old Pembroke man injured in a reported disturbance that apparently took place along the Railway Trail in Warwick near Pearman's Hill around 7:45pm Tuesday, March 14th had been transferred from the hospital's Intensive Care Unit to a general ward in stable condition.

The investigation continues and persons with information that have not already spoken with detectives should contact the Criminal Investigation Department on 247-1744.

Five Men in Custody Regarding Court Street Assault Videos

Thu, 2017-03-23

Acting Detective Chief Inspector Dave Greenidge - Of six suspects identified, five men are now in custody as the investigation into two videos of Court Street assaults circulated on social media continues.

Inquiries indicate that the sixth suspect has already left the jurisdiction.

The five men currently in custody include the man arrested Wednesday afternoon, as well as four other men arrested Thursday morning (March 23rd).

Man Arrested, Additional Suspects Sought: Court Street Assault Videos

Wed, 2017-03-22

Acting Detective Chief Inspector Dave Greenidge - Police have now been made aware of a second video circulating via social media showing another assault in the Court Street, Pembroke area and are actively seeking the suspects involved in both videos.

Members of the public should be assured that these incidents are being taken seriously and the anti-social behaviour displayed will not be tolerated.

Inquiries Underway: Court Street Assault Video

Wed, 2017-03-22

Police are aware of a video circulating via social media showing a recent assault on Court Street.

Currently efforts are underway to identify the victim and the suspects involved.

Inquiries continue and members of the public are advised not to further circulate the video, as such actions may compromise any potential court proceedings.



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