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Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Police on the island of Bimini are investigating an alleged drowning - Sep 21, 2018 - 6:36:02 AM

Reports are that on Thursday 20th September 2018, shortly after 12:00pm, police were alerted of a drowning of a Bahamian male, who was a crew member on board a 45 ft. fishing vessel named “Dawn Celeste”. Further investigation revealed that while diving in waters of the Great Isaac, the victim was found lying at the bottom of the ocean unresponsive. He was taken to the Bimini Clinic, and later pronounced dead. An autopsy would be performed to determine the exact cause of death...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Police on the island of Abaco discover large marijuana - Sep 20, 2018 - 10:52:59 AM

Reports are that on Wednesday 19th September 2018, shortly after 4:00pm, officers in the Abaco District, acting on information, proceeded to an area on Earnest Dean Highway, just south of the International Airport, where they discovered a large marijuana field with marijuana plants ranging from 1 ft. to 7 ft. in height.

The plants were all uprooted and collected. The total count of the plants are 387 plants, with a street value of $154,800.00...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police continues investigation into armed robbery - Sep 20, 2018 - 6:31:37 AM

Police continues investigation into armed robbery: Police on New Providence are seeking the public’s assistance with any information that can assist in solving an armed robbery which occurred Wednesday, 19th September, 2018.

According to reports, shortly after 10:00am, a male armed with a firearm entered a convenience store on Wulff Road west of Market Street, held an employee at bay and robbed the establishment of cash...

Illegal firearm ammunition drugs recovered: According to reports, shortly before 3:00pm, Wednesday, 19th September, 2018, Flying Squad Officers and RBDF Officers acting on information...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police investigates shooting incident - Illegal drugs, firearm and ammunition recovered - Sep 18, 2018 - 5:49:49 PM

Police on the Island of New Providence are investigating a shooting incident Tuesday, 18th September, 2018, which left an adult male with injuries.

Shortly after before 9:00am, a male was standing on the outside of his residence on Bowe Alley off Finlayson Street, when he got into a verbal altercation with another man, who produced a firearm and shot him before running away...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : WANTED PERSONS
RBPF: Police seek publics’ help in locating 18 year old Edward Colebrooke of Nassau - Sep 18, 2018 - 5:19:38 PM

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Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a man who is wanted for questioning in connection with an Armed Robbery investigation. 
The suspect is Edward Colebrooke, age 18 years of Sixth Street, Coconut
Grove. 

Colebrooke is described as being 5’9 tall, Slim Built with Dark Brown Complexion.
Anyone knowing the whereabouts of Colebrooke is asked to contact the Central Detective Unit at 502-9991/2, 919/911...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police seek the public’s assistance in solving 3 armed robberies - Sep 18, 2018 - 8:12:40 AM

Police seek the public’s assistance  in solving 3 armed robberies: In the first incident, according to reports, shortly before 11:00am, Monday, 17th September, 2018 a male armed with a firearm, entered a gaming establishment on Wulff Road near to Hepburn Alley, held an employee at bay and robbed her of a cell phone and the establishment of cash, before making good his escape.

In the second incident, according to reports, shortly after 11:00pm, a female had just arrived at a residence on Wind Street, Sea Breeze Estate, when she was approached by four men armed with firearms, who robbed her of cash and other items...

US citizen arrest after failing to declare: A 55 year old male citizens of the United States was taken into custody Monday, 17th September, 2018, after he failed to declare a large sum of US Currency...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Missing Persons
RBPF Nassau: Police seek help in locating 35 year old Aaron Dudley Smith - Sep 18, 2018 - 7:10:40 AM

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Police are seeking the public’s help in locating a man who has been reported missing by family members on 11th September, 2018.

Missing is Aaron Dudley Smith age 35 years of Stack Avenue, Nassau Village.

Smith is described as being approximately 6” tall, slim build with drown complexion...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Officers of the DEU discovers illegal ammunition - Sep 18, 2018 - 6:38:21 AM

Reports are that on Monday 17th September 2018, shortly after 9:00pm, officers of the Drug Enforcement Unit, while on mobile patrol in the Bass Lane area, observed a group of males in an abandoned building. The males on seeing the officers fled the area on foot. Officers then searched the abandoned building and discovers (15).223 rounds of ammunition, (60) .40 rounds of ammunition, and (34) 9mm rounds of ammunition with a total of (109) rounds of ammunition...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police investigates overnight armed robberies and suspicious deaths - Shooting incident - Sep 17, 2018 - 9:57:10 AM

Police investigates overnight armed robberies: In the first incident, according to reports, shortly before 9:00pm, Sunday, 16th September, 2018 two men armed with firearms, entered a pharmacy located near Baillou Hill Road and Carmichael Road, held an employee at bay and robbed the establishment of cash, before making good their escape into a nearby residential community...

Police investigates suspicious deaths: - Police on New Providence are investigating the circumstances surrounding the deaths of two persons, Sunday, 16th September, 2018...

Shooting incident: Police on the Island of New Providence are investigating a shooting incident Sunday, 16th September, 2018 which left two adult male with injuries...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF Abaco: Armed robbery - Sep 17, 2018 - 8:39:14 AM

Police in Abaco are investigating an armed robbery at a residence in Leisure Lee, Abaco.

Reports are that on Sunday 16th September 2018, shortly after 8:00pm, police were called to a residence in the Leisure Lee area, where it was reported that three masked and armed men, entered a home, held up the occupants and robbed them of a quantity of jewelry, a shot gun and a 2013 champagne colored Buick Lacrosse...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Forearm recovered - Sep 17, 2018 - 7:34:06 AM

Reports are that on Sunday 16th September 2018, shortly after 3:00pm, officers of the Central Detective Unit, while on mobile patrol in the area of Tasman Close, observed a group of males congregated in that area. The men on seeing the officers fled in different directions. Officers then checked the area and discovered a black Smith and Wesson pistol with no ammunition...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Alleged Suicide - Sep 15, 2018 - 10:39:24 PM

Reports are that on Saturday 15th September 2018, shortly before 6:00pm, police were called to a residence in Malibu Reef, where the body of an adult female was discovered hanging in a home. An autopsy will be performed to determine the exact cause of death. Police are actively investigating this matter.

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 OR CRIME STOPPERS AT 328-TIPS (8477) (NEW PROVIDENCE) OR 1-242-300-8477 (FAMILY ISLANDS.)...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Suspect arraigned on fraud matters - Sep 14, 2018 - 3:12:01 PM

Travis Alexander Coakley aka “Justin Thompson” age 24 years of Exuma, was arraigned on Friday 14th September 2018, before Magistrate Renkin Johnson in Magistrate Court #3 in Freeport, Grand Bahama, on (42) counts of Fraud by False Pretenses. He pleaded not guilty to all charges and the matters were adjourned to the 3rd – 5th December 2018 and the 22nd - 24th January 2019 for trial. He was remanded to the Bahamas Department of Correctional Services until trial...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Grand Bahama suspect arraigned on murder and conspiracy to commit murder - Sep 13, 2018 - 5:08:56 PM

Damargio Whymms age 24 years of #3 Flamingo Garden, New Providence, was arraigned before Magistrate Charlton Smith in Magistrate Court #2 on the charge of Murder and Conspiracy to Commit Murder. 

He was not required to enter a plea, due to the nature of the charges. Bail was denied and the matter was adjourned to Monday 17th December 2018. He was remanded to the Department of Correctional Services until trial...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police operation nets 24 arrests - Illegal firearm seized, 1 male in custody - Sep 13, 2018 - 4:31:20 PM

POLICE are reporting the arrest of 24 persons in connection with a number of serious crimes such as murder, armed robbery, possession of illegal firearms and possession of dangerous drugs during an anti-crime operation dubbed, “Strong Finish” conducted throughout New Providence overnight.

The operation which is consistent with the Commissioner’s 2018 Policing Priority #1 Prevention and Reduction of Crime, targeted persons involved in criminal activities...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police officer shot and killed - Illegal firearm seized, 1 male - Armed robbery - Sep 13, 2018 - 11:31:30 AM

POLICE have launched an intensive manhunt for the male responsible for the fatal shooting of a Police Inspector, Wednesday, 12th September, 2018.

Reports are that around 3:00pm, the Inspector, who has been identified as Carlis Blatch, was sitting in a vehicle along with his daughter, in the vicinity of a Junior High School, in the western district of New Providence, when he was approached by a male armed with a firearm, who ordered him out of his vehicle...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Grand Bahama police discover illegal firearms and ammunition after foot chase - Sep 12, 2018 - 7:45:32 AM

Reports are that on Tuesday 11th September 2018, shortly before 10:00pm, officers of the Central Detective Unit while on mobile patrol in the area of Coral Road and Royal Palm Way, observed a male on a motorcycle acting suspicious. The male upon seeing the officers fled the scene, and was observed throwing an object into bushes. Officers gave chase but the suspect was able to make good his escape. Officers went back to the area where they discovered a bag containing (2) two pistols with (13) live rounds of 9mm ammunition...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : WANTED PERSONS
RBPF Grand Bahama: Wanted posters - Sep 11, 2018 - 12:19:24 PM

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Police in Grand Bahama need your assistance in locating four suspects who are wanted by the Central Detective Unit in Grand Bahama.

The first suspect is Gerald Alexander Russell aka “Jerry”, of Freeport, Grand Bahama. He is wanted for Fraud by False Pretenses...

The second suspect is Omar Penn aka “Punch”, of Freeport, Grand Bahama. He is wanted by the Central Detective Unit for MURDER....

The third suspect is Omar Rolle of Seagrape, Eight Mile Rock. He is wanted for Threats of Death...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : WANTED PERSONS
RBPF Nassau Wanted: 52 yr. old Hensley Pennerman - Sep 10, 2018 - 10:00:05 PM


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Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a man who is wanted for questioning in connection with a burglary, armed robbery and sexual assault investigations. 

The suspect is Hensley Pennerman, age 52 years. Pennerman is known to have lived in the Chippingham Community.

Pennerman is described as being about 5’8” tall, slim build with dark brown complexion...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Suspects to be arraigned - Illegal firearm seized, 1 male - 91 drivers ticketed - Sep 10, 2018 - 11:01:47 AM

Suspects to be arraigned: POLICE are pleased to announce that a juvenile will be arraigned in Magistrate Court at 12:00 noon today in connection with a murder investigation. 

A 17 year old male will be arraigned on a charge of murder, in connection with the death of Okell Sullivan, who was killed on Saturday, 3rd February, 2018...

Illegal firearm seized, 1 male: Thanks to information from members of the Public, police were able to recover another illegal firearm from the streets of New Providence, and take one adult male into custody... 

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