News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda – The Minister of Legal Affairs, Kathy Lynn Simmons, JP, MP today issued a public notice of the impending release, of sex offender Brittonie Lloyd Taylor, who will be released from Department of Corrections Farm Facility on October 9, 2020.

Pursuant to section 329H of the Criminal Code 1907, the Minister is empowered to disclose information in relation to sex offenders who are considered to present a risk of significant harm to the health or safety of the public, an affected group of people, or an individual.

In accordance with this power, the Minister, after consulting with the Commissioner of Police, has determined that the public should be notified of Mr Taylor’s release.

Mr Taylor, a 39-year-old black male who will be residing in Pembroke Parish, was convicted and incarcerated for serious sexual assault and intrusion of privacy.

Based on this and on other information received, the Minister has determined that the Ministry of Education should be provided with information regarding this offender, to ensure that relevant schools are notified about his impending release.