Human body found in sand in Abaco
- Sep 25, 2018 - 6:32:43 AM
Reports are that on Monday 24th September 2018 shortly before
6:00pm, police in Abaco were called to the beach area of Crossing Rock,
where officers were shown a human body buried in the sand. The body was
retrieved by police and taken to the Marsh Harbor Clinic. An autopsy
would be performed to determine the exact cause of death and further
investigation by police to its identification.
Police are investigating this matter...
Police investigates daylight robbery and stabbing incident
- Sep 24, 2018 - 4:40:54 PM
Police investigates daylight robbery, 1 suspect shot and in custody:
According to reports, shortly after 11:00am, Monday, 24th September,
2018, a man was about to enter the Royal Bank of Canada in the Prince
Charles Shopping Center, when he was approached by a male who robbed him
of a number of deposit bags before getting into a Toyota Passo with
Police investigates stabbing incident: Police on New Providence are investigating a stabbing incident Monday,
24th September, 2018, which has left an adult female with injuries...
RBPF Nassau: Police investigates overnight armed robbery - Overnight traffic fatality
- Sep 22, 2018 - 7:47:45 AM
Police investigates overnight armed robbery, 1 male in custody:
The quick action of vigilant Police officers has led to the arrest of
an armed robbery suspect and the recovery of property, Saturday, 22nd
According to reports, shortly before 3:00am, a man
was in his vehicle on Soldier Road in front of a business establishment,
when he was approached by an armed man, who robbed him of his blue
Toyota Vitz car, cell phones and other items...
Police investigates overnight traffic fatality: Police in New Providence are investigating a traffic accident which has left an adult male dead, Friday, 21st September, 2018...
Bimini police investigating 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...
Abaco police discover large marijuana field
- 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...
Nassau police continue 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.
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...
RBPF Nassau: Police investigates shooting incident - Illegal drugs, firearm and ammunition recovered
- Sep 18, 2018 - 5:49:49 PM
the Island of New Providence are investigating a shooting incident
Tuesday, 18th September, 2018, which left an adult male with injuries.
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
RBPF MISSING: 18-yr-old Edward Colebrooke of Nassau
- Sep 18, 2018 - 5:19:38 PM
Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a man who is
wanted for questioning in connection with an Armed Robbery
The suspect is Edward Colebrooke, age 18 years of Sixth Street, Coconut
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...
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:
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.
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...
RBPF MISSING: 35-yr-old Aaron Dudley Smith of Nassau
- Sep 18, 2018 - 7:10:40 AM
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...
Grand Bahama DEU discover 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...
Nassau police investigate overnight armed robberies and suspicious deaths - Shooting incident
- Sep 17, 2018 - 9:57:10 AM
Police investigates overnight armed robberies:
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...
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.
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...
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...
RBPF Grand Bahama: Alleged Suicide in Malibu Reef
- 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
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...
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.
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
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
The operation which is consistent with
the Commissioner’s 2018 Policing Priority #1 Prevention and Reduction of
Crime, targeted persons involved in criminal activities...
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
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
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...