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Media Relations Dept.
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E-mail: Police Media Relations

Date:Tuesday, April 06,2021
Distribution: All Media

Residents Advised to be Wary of Speed Camera Violations Scam E-mail

Once again the Bermuda Police Service (BPS) is urging members of the public to remain vigilant regarding scams that attempt to obtain personal information or other sensitive data. In particular, local residents should be wary of a misleading e-mail currently in circulation that claims the recipient has been caught on a speed camera and is required to pay a fine.


From: Speed Camera Violations <Penalties@speeding-camerafines.com>

Sent: Tuesday, 6 April 2021 7:35 am

Subject: Your fine for speeding


You’ve been detected with a speed infringement:

Reason: Negligent driving in Hamilton,

Case No: 1725347

Amount due: 459.95

This fine will be sent by mail to your address. However you can screen it now, please click here  Photo Proof - 4563456


The penalty must be honored within the statutory period. This is an automatically generated message, please do not reply.


Such requests for money and/or personal information via unsolicited correspondence should be ignored and any links contained in similar e-mails should not be clicked.

The public is reminded that personal information such as dates of birth, addresses, phone numbers and banking details are valuable and that this information should never be passed over the internet (including social media), phone or by post to unknown persons.

To report any incidents of suspected fraud, please call the Financial Crime Unit on 247-1757. A report can also be made via the BPS Community Reporting Portal at https://portal.police.bm. In addition, advice on how to avoid and report scams can be found at https://www.gov.bm/how-avoid-and-report-scams.

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