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Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Police are investigating a plane crash at Pitts Town Airport, Crooked Island - Oct 2, 2019 - 8:00:32 AM

Police are investigating a plane crash which occurred Tuesday, 1st October, 2019 at Pitts Town Airport, Crooked Island.

Reports are that shortly after 3:00pm, a PA32 Cherokee 6 aircraft, registration # N38677, left Deadman’s Cay, Long Island enroute to Pitts Town Airport, with four (4) passengers on board. As the aircraft began its final approach to the runway...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Alleged Drowning in Abaco - Jul 17, 2019 - 5:50:18 PM

Reports are that shortly before 2:00pm, an American female, a home owner in Green Turtle Cay, Abaco, while swimming with her two grandsons in waters on Gilliam Bay Beach, Green Turtle Cay, was reportedly caught in a rip current. Persons nearby rescued the two boys and the victim who was brought to shore. CPR was administered to the female by local residents...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF Nassau: Police investigate alleged drowning on the island of Eleuthera - Jul 17, 2019 - 10:09:00 AM

Police on the island of Eleuthera are investigation an alleged drowning Tuesday, 16th July, 2019 which has left an adult male dead.   

According to reports, shortly before 6:00pm, a group of young men were walking along the water’s edge in Hatchet Bay, Eleuthera, when they decided to jump into the water.  One of the men, when he surfaced, called out for help, but became submerged a second time...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Police investigates boating accident on Exuma Island - Jul 15, 2019 - 6:20:13 AM

Police on the island of Exuma are investigating a boating accident, Sunday, 14th July, 2019 which has left an adult American male detained in hospital. 

According to reports, shortly before 5:00pm, a tour boat was sailing in Elizabeth Harbour, George Town, when the captain felt something hit the rear of the boat. He and others made a check of the water and discovered a male with injuries to his hand...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: American Tourist bitten by shark, airlifted to New Providence - Jul 5, 2019 - 8:40:43 AM

Reports are that on Thursday 4th July 2019, around 5:30pm police on Guana Cay,became aware of a shark bite incident, involving a 32 year old American Tourist from Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The victim was an occupant on board a 41 ft. Bahama Craft along with two other Americans, snorkeling in waters off Nippers Beach, Guana Cay, when he was bitten by a shark...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Police on the island of Andros are investigating a fire which damaged part of a building at a school - Jun 13, 2019 - 7:00:32 AM

Police on the island of Andros are investigating a fire which damaged part of a building at a school on the island of Andros, Wednesday, 12th June, 2019.

According to reports, shortly after 4:00pm, Andros Division Officers were on patrol in the area of the Huntley G. Christie High School, Queen’s Highway, Nichols Town, when they discovered the center block of classrooms on fire...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF Abaco: Firearm Recovered - Jun 11, 2019 - 9:00:19 AM

Reports are that on Monday 10th June 2019, shortly after 2:00pm, officers in the Abaco District, acting on information, went to the Pigeon Pea Village area, just off Crockett Drive, where they searched an abandoned building and discovered an 18 inch barrel Remington .22 rifle.

Investigation will continue...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Abaco police are investigating a traffic fatality that has left a male dead - Jun 6, 2019 - 11:24:25 AM

Reports are that on Thursday 6th June 2019  shortly after 6:00am, police were called to Forrest Drive, Abaco, where a black Mazda vehicle and a red and black Honda motorcycle were involved in a head on collision. The driver of the motorcycle, a 35 year old male of Abaco died at the scene. The driver and passenger of the Mazda vehicle, both resident of Marsh Harbour, Abaco, were taken to the Marsh Harbour Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Armed Robbers captured in Abaco - Jun 6, 2019 - 7:10:30 AM

Reports are that on Wednesday 5th June 2019 shortly after 10:00am, an armed culprit while in the Treasure Cay area, held up and robbed a female of her handbag that contain personal items before fleeing the area in a dark colored vehicle.

Officers of the Abaco District, acting on information proceeded to the Farm Road and Sand Bank area where they arrested two male suspects and recovered a dark colored vehicle and the victim’s handbag along with personal items...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Three Mexican nationals arrested in Bimini - Jun 2, 2019 - 7:54:36 PM

Reports are that on Sunday 2nd June 2019 shortly before 3:00am, police were called to a resort on the island of Bimini where it was reported that a group of Mexican nationals all males, were involved in an altercation with a Dominican national (male). The Dominican national was reportedly beaten about the body. He was taken to the Bimini Clinic where he was seen by doctor and is listed in serious condition. He was later airlifted to New Providence for further medical attention...

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