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Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Police involved shooting – firearm recovered on the island of Eleuthera - Apr 21, 2019 - 1:02:57 PM

Police are investigating a shooting incident on the island of Eleuthera which resulted in an adult male being shot and a firearm recovered.

According to reports, Officers, responded to reports of gunshots being fired in the area of a local night club in Lower Bogue, shortly after 3:00am, Sunday, 21st April, 2019. The responding officers discovered a male armed with a machine gun, discharging it...
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RBPF Nassau: Police investigates shooting incident and armed robberies - Illegal firearm recovered - Apr 19, 2019 - 8:15:56 AM

Police investigates shooting incident: Police on New Providence are investigating a shooting incident, Thursday, 18th April, 2019 which has left an adult male in hospital...

Police investigates armed robberies: Police on New Providence are seeking assistance in identifying and locating the persons responsible for several recent armed robberies...

Illegal firearm recovered – 2 males in custody: Police have taken two men into custody, Friday, 19th April, 2019 after they were found in possession of an illegal firearm and ammunition... 
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RBPF Nassau:Police investigates traffic fatality which left an adult male dead - Apr 17, 2019 - 5:45:07 PM

Police on New Providence are investigating a traffic accident which occurred on Saturday, 13th April, 2019 which left an adult male dead.

According to reports, shortly after 11:00pm, a male was driving on New Providence Highway, when he lost control of his vehicle and collided into the guard rail at the junction of New Providence Highway and Sanford Drive. The male who was injured, was transported to hospital where he succumbed to his injuries on Tuesday, 17th April, 2019...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Grand Bahama male in critical condition after shooting - Mar 31, 2019 - 8:20:32 AM

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating a shooting incident that has left a male in critical condition at the Rand Memorial Hospital.

Reports are that on Saturday 30th March 2019, shortly before 11:00pm, police were called to a business establishment on the East Mall Drive, where they met a male lying on the inside with multiple gunshots to the body...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Firearms arrest in Bimini - Mar 27, 2019 - 2:00:11 PM

Reports are that on Wednesday 27th March 2019, shortly after 6:00am, police in Bimini executed a search warrant at a home on Kings Highway, Bailey Town, Bimini, where they discovered hidden in the ceiling, a black and silver rifle, (21) .99mm rounds, (1) .45 round, (1) black holster and a 9mm clip. Three male occupants were arrested and taken into police custody. They are expected to be arraigned before the Magistrate Court this week...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Grand Bahama man dead after vehicle strikes tree - Mar 27, 2019 - 9:00:46 AM

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating a traffic accident that has left a male dead.

Reports are that on Tuesday 26th March 2019, shortly after 9:00pm, police were called to Grand Bahama Highway and Coral Road, where a traffic accident had occurred. A gray Mitsubishi Galant with a lone male driver, struck a tree and the driver succumbed at the scene...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF: Grand Bahama officers make significant arrests - Mar 27, 2019 - 7:15:50 AM

Reports are that on Tuesday 26th March 2019, shortly after 3:00pm, officers of the Northeastern Division executed a search warrant at a residence on Bering Lane, where they discovered a quantity of suspected marijuana and (6) potted marijuana plants.

Two adult males were arrested and are expected to be arraigned before the Magistrate Court this week...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Six Arraigned on Murder Charge in Grand Bahama - Mar 25, 2019 - 1:00:56 PM

Natoris Deano Taylor age 23 years, Kivan Keyano Wilkinson age 20 years, Kyle Jamaal Forbes age 20 years and a 17 year old  juvenile, all of Pioneers Loop, Grand Bahama, were arraigned before Deputy Chief Magistrate  Debbye Ferguson in Magistrate Court #1 on Murder charge. They were not required to enter a plea and the matter was adjourned to June 20th 2019 for a Preliminary Trial.

Bail was denied, and they were remanded to the Bahamas Department of Correctional Services until trial...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama - Dangerous drugs discovered by Flying Squad in Eight Mile Rock - Mar 25, 2019 - 9:30:35 AM

Reports are that on Sunday 24th March 2019 shortly after 6:00pm, officers of the Flying Squad while on patrol in the Eight Mile Rock area and acting on information, proceeded to a dirt road, off Praise the Lord Corner in Eight Mile Rock, where they discovered in an abandoned structure, a white crocus sack that contained 5lbs. of suspected marijuana. 

There were no arrest made and the matter is under police investigation...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF: Flying Squad in Grand Bahama uncovers dangerous drugs and illegal firearm - Mar 22, 2019 - 4:30:52 PM

Reports are that on Friday 22nd March 2019, shortly after 2:00pm, officers of the Flying Squad in Grand Bahama, acting on information, proceeded to Grays Avenue, Seagrape, Eight Mile Rock, where they uncovered in bushes, (5) plastic bags containing 12 lbs. of suspected marijuana, with a street value of $12,000.00 and a silver and black pistol containing (4) hollowed tip .380 ammunition.

There were no arrest made in this matter, investigation is continuing...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
GBPA on statement recent meter audit by GBPC - Mar 21, 2019 - 12:29:51 AM

The Grand Bahama Port Authority, Limited wishes to advise the public that as Regulators, we were notified by The Grand Bahama Power Company (GBPC) that during a course of their recent meter audit, they discovered a number of suspected electricity diversions at several businesses within the Port Area.  As a result, we immediately began our own independent investigations into this matter which is currently ongoing.  Thus far, we can confirm that all of the work performed by the licensee was unpermitted, and was executed outside the scope of the license.

As this matter is currently with the Royal Bahamas Police Force and investigations are still ongoing, we do not wish to comment any further to interfere with the Police investigations.  We do believe that due process will be carried out and we are...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Male body found on PIoneers Way in Grand Bahama identified - Mar 18, 2019 - 6:00:06 PM

The male who was found dead on Pioneers Way off Coral Road, with visible trauma to the body, has been identified as Charles Brian Rolle Jr. age 32 years of Grand Bahama.

(6) Persons are in police custody and are assisting police with their investigation into this matter...
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RBPF Grand Bahama: Police investigate a body found - Mar 17, 2019 - 6:00:32 AM

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating the circumstances surrounding the lifeless body of a dark male found on Saturday 16th March 2019.

According to reports, sometime after 11:00pm Police after receiving a call went to an area off Pioneers Way near Coral Road where they discovered the lifeless body of a dark male...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Operation Steady Aim - Mar 7, 2019 - 2:52:30 PM


Reports are that on Wednesday 6th March 2019 between the hours of 5:00pm and 12:00midnight, Law Enforcement Officers that included the Police and Customs Department, led a team of officers throughout Grand Bahama Island where they arrested (9) persons; (3) illegal migrants, (2) for harboring illegal migrants, (2) on Warrant of Arrest, and (2) for possession of Dangerous Drugs...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Six arraigned on armed robbery charges in Abaco - Mar 6, 2019 - 11:30:23 AM


Officers in the Abaco District will arraign six persons before the Magistrate Court in Abaco for the offences of Armed Robbery, Shopbreaking and Stealing. These are matters that occurred between 2018 and 2019 in the business community of Abaco....
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Nassau Police Launch Operation “Mid-Day Pickup” - Mar 6, 2019 - 11:15:11 AM

Reports are that between 1pm and 4pm on Monday 4th March 2019, officers of the Central Division launched operation “Mid-Day Pickup” that focused on the down town area, where they arrested a number of persons for vagrancy and outstanding warrants.

POLICE ARE APPEALING TO ANYONE WITH INFORMATION REGARDING ANY CRIME, NO MATTER HOW SMALL OR INSIGNIFICANT (THE TIP) MAY SEEM, TO ANONYMOUSLY CALL POLICE AT 919...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: 2 men are in police custody following a brazen armed robbery in Abaco - Mar 3, 2019 - 4:05:20 PM

Reports are that on Saturday 2nd March 2019 shortly before 10:00pm, two males one armed with a firearm and the other with a knife, entered a business establishment on Don McKay Boulevard, Marsh Harbor, Abaco, where they robbed the cashier of cash and two male customers of cash and personnel items before fleeing on foot.

A short time later and as a result of diligent police investigation, two males ages 24/25 years old both from Coopers Town, Abaco, were arrested and are assisting police with this investigation...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama - Operation Stay Steady - Illegal Migrants arrested - Feb 28, 2019 - 3:15:26 PM

Law Enforcement Officers partner together in “Operation Stay Steady”: Law Enforcement officers consisting of Police Officers, Immigration and Custom Officers in Grand Bahama, teamed together in Operation “Stay Steady” that occurred on Wednesday 27th February 2019 and arrested (9) suspects for various offences including Stealing, Possession of Dangerous Drugs...

Officers of the High Rock Police Station Arrest Illegal Migrants: Reports are that on Wednesday 27th February 2019 shortly before 9:00am, a team of officers from the High Rock Police Station, acting on intelligence, proceeded to an area in Felix Slope, High Rock, Grand Bahama, where they arrested (4) illegal Immigrants...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Grand Bahama police investigating Eight Mile Rock armed robbery - Feb 28, 2019 - 9:45:12 AM

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating an armed robbery that occurred on Wednesday 27th February 2019.

Reports are that shortly before 9:00pm, a male culprit entered a business establishment in Martin Town, Eight Mile Rock, armed with a firearm and robbed the establishment of cash before making good his escape.

Police are actively investigating these matters...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Police in Grand Bahama investigating building fire in Caravel Beach - Feb 28, 2019 - 9:09:14 AM

Reports are that on Wednesday 27th February 2019 shortly after 3:00pm, Police Fire Services assisted by the Grand Bahama Airport Fire Services, were called to Rachel’s Britannia Mini Mall in the Caravel Beach area, where they met the multi business complex engulfed in flames. The structure is value at $800,000.00 and arson is suspected in this matter.

Police have in custody a female suspect who is assisting police with their investigation...
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