BPS & Customs Department Inquiry Leads to Large Drug Seizure

Thursday, 23rd May 2024: Detective Chief Inspector Jason Smith, Officer in Charge, Specialist Investigations Department – “During a bilateral investigation, the Bermuda Police Service (BPS) and the Customs Department intercepted a considerable amount of illegal substances entering the island.

This joint inquiry has resulted in a Canadian woman being charged in Magistrates' Court with:


Conspiracy to import cannabis.

Importation of a controlled drug (cannabis).

Possession with intent to supply.


The drugs confiscated had a street worth of approximately $1.8 million.


This seizure goes a long way toward eliminating illegal drug dealing in Bermuda.


The BPS will continue to collaborate with partners to improve safety in Bermuda."

<p>Large Drug Seizure by BPS &amp; Customs Dept.</p>