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Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Armed robbery - May 14, 2018 - 8:20:01 AM

Police in Grand Bahama need your assistance in locating the culprits, who robbed a business establishment on East Sunrise Highway, Grand Bahama.

Reports are that shortly before 2:00am on Sunday 13th May 2018, police were called to a business establishment on East Sunrise Highway that was reportedly held up and robbed by two culprits armed with firearms...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Armed robbery - Shooting incident, 1 suspect in custody - Suspects arranged in court - May 14, 2018 - 6:21:14 AM
Armed robbery: Police are asking members of the public, to come forth with any information they may have in solving an armed robbery, which occurred Sunday, 13th May, 2018.

According to reports, shortly after 9:00am, a male armed with a firearm, entered a convenience store on Cambridge and Hospital Lane, held an employee at bay...

Shooting incident, 1 suspect in custody:Police have taken an adult male into custody in connection with a shooting incident, Sunday, 13th May, 2018, which has left an adult male with non-life threatening injuries...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Shooting incident - May 13, 2018 - 8:25:52 AM

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

Reports are that on Sunday 13th May 2018, shortly after 3:00am, police received information that a male was shot in the area of Hearne Lane. Officers responded along with EMS personnel, where they met the victim at Hearne Lane with gunshot wounds about the body. He was taken to the Rand Memorial Hospital, seen by doctor and is listed in serious condition...
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Friday stabbing incident leaves one male dead in Nassau - May 12, 2018 - 10:22:56 AM
Police are continuing to investigate a stabbing incidents, Friday, 11th May, 2018, which have left a male dead.

According to reports, shortly after 8:00pm, an altercation occurred at Butler Street, Nassau Village, between a group of men, resulting in one male being stabbed about the body. Paramedics were called to the scene and attempted to revive the victim...
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RBPF Nassau: Police investigates shooting incident and armed robbery - May 12, 2018 - 8:20:10 AM

Police investigates shooting incident: Police are investigating a shooting incident overnight, which has left an adult male with serious injuries.

According to reports, shortly after 9:00pm, Friday, 11th May, 2018, a man was standing in front of his home at Old Cedar Street, Yellow Elder Gardens...

Police seek public’s help in solving armed robbery: Police are asking members of the public, to come forth with any information they may have in solving an armed robbery...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: DEU Officers discover illegal ammunition and dangerous drugs - May 11, 2018 - 10:08:35 AM

In the first incident on Friday 11th May 2018, shortly after 11:00am, Drug Enforcement Unit Officers, acting on information, went to Alcester Road and conducted a search of an area where they discovered in a black plastic bag (50) .9mm rounds of ammunition and (50) .40 rounds of ammunition.

In the second incident, while in the area of Drake Avenue, officers acting on information, conducted a search of a track road in bushes where they discovered (2) clear plastic packages and a bag containing suspected marijuana...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police seek public’s help in solving armed robbery - Shooting incident - May 10, 2018 - 7:46:53 AM

Police seek public’s help in solving armed robbery: Police are asking members of the public to come forth with any information they may have in solving an armed robbery, which occurred Wednesday, 9th May, 2018.

According to reports, shortly after 9:00pm a male was standing in front of his residence on Bahama Avenue...

Shooting incident: Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding a shooting incident which occurred on Wulff Road and Kemp Road shortly after 4:00am, Thursday 10th May, 2018....
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RBPF Nassau: Police investigate traffic fatality - Shooting victim dies in hospital - 57 drivers ticketed - May 10, 2018 - 7:34:23 AM

Police investigate traffic fatality: Police on New Providence, are investigating a traffic accident, which has left an adult male dead.

Shooting victim dies in hospital: A man who was shot while at Jumbey Street, Pinewood Gardens, died in hospital, Wednesday, 9th 2018.

The deceased and other persons were standing outside a residence on Jumbey Street off Windsor Place, shortly after 11:00pm, Saturday, 28th April, 2018...
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RBPF Nassau: Illegal firearms recovered, 2 persons in custody - May 9, 2018 - 9:30:11 AM

The enduring and dedicated work of the men and women of the Royal Bahamas Police Force has led to one illegal firearm being recovered from the streets of New Providence.

Shortly before 10:00pm, Monday, 7th May, 2018, Mobile Division officers were on routine patrol on East Street south, in the area of the Independence Highway, when they observed a Nissan Cube car with two male occupants traveling at a high speed...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Missing Persons
Police seek help in locating missing male - 15 yr. old Elvaro Hanchell oF Nassau - May 9, 2018 - 7:02:54 AM

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Police are seeking the public’s help in locating 15 year old Elvaro Hanchell of Sir Lynden Pindling Estate, who was reported missing on Monday, 7th May, 2018. 

Hanchell is described as being about 5’4” tall and medium build with dark complexion.  Anyone knowing the whereabouts of Hanchell is asked the contact the police immediately...  
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : WANTED PERSONS
RBPF Wanted: Kevin Gardiner and Marco Culmer of Nassau - May 6, 2018 - 11:35:11 PM

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Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating two men who are wanted for questioning in connection with the country’s latest homicides, which occurred on the island of New Providence, Friday, 4th May, 2018.

The first suspect is Kevin Gardiner, age 27 years of Malcolm Road.

The second suspect is Marco Culmer age 25 years, of Frank Edgecombe Way, Fox Hill...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Long Island police investigate alleged suicide - May 6, 2018 - 10:00:29 PM

According to reports, shortly after 7:00am Sunday, 6th May, 2018, police on Long Island, were called to the settlement of Whymms, after a male was discovered in a home, hanging from a rope tied in the ceiling. Local medical personnel were called to the scene; however, they were unsuccessful in reviving the male. He was pronounced dead at the scene..  
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : WANTED PERSONS
Abaco police seek publics’ help in locating man wanted for murder - May 5, 2018 - 10:00:52 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 murder investigation on the island of Abaco. 

The suspect is known only as “Monkey”.

Police are asking members of the public who know the correct name and whereabouts of this man, to not approach...
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Female dead after stabbing incident in Nassau - Liquor store robbed on Carmichael Rd. - May 5, 2018 - 7:43:29 AM

Police continues investigations into country’s latest homicides:
Police are continuing to investigate two stabbing incidents, Friday, 4th May, 2018, which have left two persons dead...
 
Police seek public’s help in solving armed robbery: Police are asking members of the public, to come forth with any information they may have in solving an armed robbery, which occurred Friday, 4th May, 2018.

According to reports, shortly after 9:00am a male armed with a firearm, entered a liquor store located in Carmichael Road and robbed an employee of cash, before fleeing on foot...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF on videos circulating on social media - May 3, 2018 - 11:23:45 PM

The public is hereby notified that videos which are circulating on social media, involving the conduct of police officers on duty towards members of the public, have been brought to the attention of the Acting Commissioner of Police Mr. Emrick Seymour. Consequently, he has ordered a full investigation into the circumstances surrounding all such incidents, and encourages anyone with information on any of these incidents, to report it to the police so that the appropriate action can be taken... 
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Illegal firearm recovered in Pinewood Gardens, Nassau - May 2, 2018 - 8:36:01 PM

Shortly after 1:00pm, Wednesday, 2nd May, 2018, Southeastern Division Officers conducted operation “Red Strike” in the Southern part of New Providence. The purpose of the operation was to target prolific offenders and search for wanted suspects.  

Officers conducted a search of a home on Pine Crest Drive, Pinewood Gardens and recovered a Smith and Wesson 9mm pistol and 9 rounds of ammunition... 
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Police search for missing boater in North Eleuthera - May 2, 2018 - 8:23:43 PM

Police and Residents on the island of Eleuthera are searching for a male who was reported missing at sea.

According to reports, shortly after 9:00am on Tuesday, 1st May, 2018, a male, believed to be a Haitian National, left Spanish Wells in a 17’ white Carolina skiff enroute to neighboring Max Patch Cay and has not been seen or heard from since.  

Shortly after 9:00am Wednesday, 2nd May, 2018, the boat was recovered washed ashore on Max Patch Cay, with the personal effects of the missing man; however, he was not located... 
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Illegal drugs recovered, adult male in custody in Cat Island - May 2, 2018 - 8:00:17 PM

According to reports, shortly after 9:00am on Wednesday 2nd May, 2018, Cat Island Division Officers, while at New Bight Airport, conducted a search of a male and his belongings and recovered a quantity The male was taken into custody and is expected to be formally charged before Magistrate’s Court later this week.   

Quantity of cocaine: 1 kilogram of suspected cocaine. The male had just on a flight from New Providence.
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Illegal firearms recovered, 4 persons in custody - 30 drivers ticketed - May 2, 2018 - 8:36:55 AM

Illegal firearms recovered, 4 persons in custody:The enduring and dedicated work of the men and women of the Royal Bahamas Police Force has led to one illegal firearm being recovered from the streets of New Providence...  

30 drivers ticketed: Officers from the Mobile Divisions conducted road checks in various parts of the island. Their efforts, which were intended to educate, reduce crime, and to minimize the ability of criminals to commit criminal activity...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
Nassau police investigate shooting and stabbing incident - Apr 30, 2018 - 8:57:58 AM

Police investigates shooting incident: Police are investigating a shooting incident overnight, which has left an adult male with serious injuries.

According to reports, shortly after 9:00pm, Sunday, 29th April, 2018, a man was discovered outside a home on Catherine Avenue, Nassau Village..

Police investigating a stabbing incident:
  Police are investigating a stabbing incident Sunday, 29th April, 2018, which has left an adult male with injuries...

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