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Media Relations Dept.
Police Headquarters
P.O. Box HM 530
Tel: (441) 299-4249/4291/4321
Fax: (441) 299-4322
E-mail: Police Media Relations

Date:Monday, June 07,2021
Distribution: All Media

BPS Vetting Office Re-Opens for In-Person Service

The Bermuda Police Service, (BPS), is pleased to announce that, as of today, Monday 7-June-2021, our Criminal Records / Vetting Office shall be open to in-person service where members of the public can enquire and receive help with criminal records queries and vetting applications including Criminal Records Checks. Our offices are located at:

Dame Lois Brown-Evans Building

58 Court Street, Hamilton (Ground Floor)


Opening hours are Mon-Fri 9:00am to 4:00pm (closed 1:00pm – 2:15pm). Do be reminded that current Covid safety protocols must be adhered to including mask wearing when entering the office, hand sanitizer use and physical distancing.

Members of the public in need of a Criminal Record Check can still submit via our online process. Before you submit, please refer to the application instructions for guidance. Those can be found in our Publications and Forms link at: http://www.bermudapolice.bm/content/publications-forms.

Required documents (1: Fully completed application (SF-39), 2: prescribed supporting documentation and 3: proof of payment) can be scanned and emailed to: vetting@bps.bm. For further assistance, please contact our office at 247-1750.

We appreciate your patience as we reopen and return to normal operations.

All incidents are under investigation. Police are appealing to members of the public who have witnessed these incidents or may have information pertaining to them to contact their respective Police Station, Police Headquarters at 295-0011 or the confidential Crimestoppers Hotline on 1 (800) 623-8477.

Public & Media Relations Department