“Dangerous criminal” jailed for three months – The Royal Gazette | Bermuda News, Business, Sports, Events, & Community

Log In

Reset Password
BERMUDA | RSS PODCAST

“Dangerous criminal” jailed for three months

A “dangerous criminal” with mental health problems was jailed for three months at Magistrates' Court yesterday for uttering threatening words.

Junius Caines, 44, of Happy Valley Road, Pembroke, has already served more than two months for the crime, having been on remand since June 28.

Caines previously admitted a charge of saying “F*** you, I'll kill you. I'll f***ing kill everyone” to another patron at the Salvation Army.

Senior Magistrate Archibald Warner said Caines was a repeat offender with a history of mental illness, including schizophrenia, and needed to be in a “forensic lockdown facility”, but Bermuda did not have one.

He added: “Mr Caines is a dangerous criminal with a history that speaks for itself. He does not allow himself to be treated.”

He gave the defendant two years probation, in addition to the jail term.

Mr Warner ordered Caines to stay off alcohol and drugs, keep away from the Salvation Army, comply with medical help and avoid association with people engaging in illicit activity.

You must be Registered or to post comment or to vote.

Published September 04, 2013 at 1:03 pm (Updated September 05, 2013 at 1:09 am)

“Dangerous criminal” jailed for three months

What you
Need to
Know
1. For a smooth experience with our commenting system we recommend that you use Internet Explorer 10 or higher, Firefox or Chrome Browsers. Additionally please clear both your browser's cache and cookies - How do I clear my cache and cookies?
2. Please respect the use of this community forum and its users.
3. Any poster that insults, threatens or verbally abuses another member, uses defamatory language, or deliberately disrupts discussions will be banned.
4. Users who violate the Terms of Service or any commenting rules will be banned.
5. Please stay on topic. "Trolling" to incite emotional responses and disrupt conversations will be deleted.
6. To understand further what is and isn't allowed and the actions we may take, please read our Terms of Service
7. To report breaches of the Terms of Service use the flag icon