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Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police seize illegal gun, one man in custody - Man who shot at police in custody - 16 arrested, 22 drivers ticketed - Nov 2, 2017 - 12:42:00 AM


Police seize illegal gun, one man in custody:
Police took one man into custody following the seizure of an illegal handgun on Tuesday 31st October 2017...

Man who shot at police in custody:
Police have arrested a second man involved in an exchange of gunfire with police following a car chase on Monday 30th October 2017...

16 arrested, 22 drivers ticketed: Mobile Division targeted patrols intended to reduce crime, and to minimize the ability for criminals to commit criminal activities...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Eleuthera man in custody for drug possession - Nov 1, 2017 - 11:20:01 PM

Eleuthera,Bahamas - Police in Eleuthera took a man into custody following the seizure of a quantity of dangerous drugs on Tuesday 31st October 2017.

Reports are shortly after 8:00pm officers assigned to the Eleuthera District were on routine patrol on Queens Highway, South Eleuthera, when they saw a man standing by a club acting suspiciously. The man on seeing the officers fled on foot and was captured shortly thereafter...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF: Viral social media post warning of armed robbery ring is all bogus - Oct 29, 2017 - 2:35:19 PM

Police wishes to inform members of the public that a post circulating on social media that alleges there is a white Tiida vehicle license plate number 0277HH or AH 0277 going around holding persons at gun point robbing them is fabricated.

Police have no reports of any such incidents and are urging members of the public to desist from spreading such malicious rumours, which has sparked significant concern among residents...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Suspect shot in botch armed robbery attempt - Oct 28, 2017 - 6:45:21 PM

A suspect is detained in hospital suffering from a gunshot wound after he along with another male attempted to rob a man on Friday 27th October 2017.

Reports are that shortly after 11:30pm, a man was about to enter his home located at West Dennis Court Yellow Gardens, when he was approached by two males armed with a handgun who attempted to rob him. However, the victim fought back, struggling with the male with the gun...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF: Police caution members of the public on spreading ‘fake news” regarding Abaco homicide - Oct 28, 2017 - 6:20:52 PM

Police wishes to inform members of the public that the contents of the following “Fake News” regarding the recent homicide in Abaco circulating on social media is absolutely false.

“Confirm reports coming from Abaco the family of the daughter that was killed has apparently taking matters into their own hands. The mother who helped her son kill his wife is on the run and now that family is being targeted. The son of the mother was just found Shot to death in their home...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Male body found in waters at Potters Cay Dock - Oct 27, 2017 - 6:16:50 AM

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the discovery of a man found dead in waters at the Potters Cay Dock on Thursday 27th October 2017.

According to reports shortly before 3:00pm, police received a report of a body of a male submerged in the water at the eastern end of the Potters Cay Dock. When police arrived on the scene they met a male body submerged in the water. The lifeless body of a male was retrieved from the water and taken to shore where he was pronounced dead...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Two juvenile males in custody for Primary School break-in - Oct 19, 2017 - 9:24:32 AM

Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Priorities for 2017, Northeastern Division officers, took two juvenile males into custody on Wednesday 18th October 2017 in connection with a recent break-in at Claridge Road Primary School.

According to reports, on Monday 16th October 2017, Police received a report of a break-in at Claridge Primary and a number of electronic equipment and school supplies stolen...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
20 Arrested, 27 Drivers Ticketed - 2 Illegal Guns Seized, Two In Custody - 4 In Custody For Drug Possession - Oct 19, 2017 - 9:20:32 AM

20 Arrested, 27 Drivers Ticketed By Mobile Division Officers: Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Priorities for 2017, Mobile Division targeted patrols intended to reduce crime, and to minimize the ability for criminals to commit criminal activities, has resulted in the arrest of twenty (20) persons during the past 48 hours for, murder...

2 Illegal Guns Seized, Two In Custody:
Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Priorities for 2017, Mobile Division officers, took two adult males into custody following the seizure of two illegal firearms on Wednesday 18th October 2017...

4 In Custody For Drug Possession:
Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Priorities for 2017, Police took two adult males and two adult females into custody following the seizure of a quantity of dangerous drugs on Tuesday 17th October 2017...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police nab suspect in latest murder, several Others Being Sought - Police urge public to settle conflicts amicably - Oct 17, 2017 - 11:07:10 AM

Police Nab Suspect in Latest Murder, Several Others Being Sought:Police are pleased to report that a male suspect is now in custody in connection with the country’s latest murder, meanwhile police are seeking the whereabouts of several other suspects wanted in connection with this and several other murders that occurred in the area over the past months...

Police Urge Public to Settle Conflicts Amicably:In light of the recent incidents in which individuals have lost their lives because of unresolved conflicts and disagreements, Police are urging members of the public in particular our young men to find amicable ways to settle their conflicts...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassa: Investigation in early morning shooting death continues - Security guard arrested for an illegal gun - Traffic accident victim dies in Hospital - Oct 16, 2017 - 10:17:20 PM

Investigation in early morning shooting death continues:
Police are appealing to members of the public to come forth with any information that may assist in solving a shooting incident that has left a man dead on Sunday 15th October 2017....

Security guard arrested for an illegal gun: Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Priorities for 2017, Mobile Division officers, took an adult male security officer into custody following the seizure of an illegal handgun on Monday 16th October 2017...

Traffic accident victim dies in Hospital: A man, who was detained in hospital following a traffic accident on Monday 9th October 2017, succumbed to his injuries on Sunday 15th October 2017....
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: DEU seize 280 marijuana plants, a Bahamian and 2 Jamaicans in custody - 30 arrested, 85 drivers ticketed - Oct 13, 2017 - 5:33:24 PM

DEU seize 280 marijuana plants, a Bahamian and two Jamaicans in custody: Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Priorities for 2017, Drug Enforcement Unit officers took a Bahamian man along with a Jamaican woman and man into custody following the seizure of a large quantity of marijuana plants on Friday 13th October 2017...

30 arrested, 85 drivers ticketed: Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Priorities for 2017, Mobile Division targeted patrols intended to reduce crime, and to minimize the ability for criminals to commit criminal activities, has resulted in the arrest of thirty (30) persons during the past 48 hours for, murder, stolen vehicle...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Pedestrian struck and killed by vehicle - Oct 10, 2017 - 10:56:52 AM

Officers from the RBPF Traffic Department are investigating a the circumstances surrounding the death of an adult male pedestrian who died after being struck by a vehicle on Monday 9th October 2017.

Reports are that shortly after 9:30pm, a man was crossing the southern lane of Tonique Williams Darling Highway, when an Alexis vehicle driven by an adult male struck him. The victim was pronounced dead on the scene...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Man dies in Abaco traffic accident - Man arrested for drug possession in Crooked Island - Oct 10, 2017 - 10:49:24 AM

Man dies in Abaco traffic accident: Police in Abaco are investigating a traffic accident that has left a 31-year man dead on Friday 6th October 2017.

Reports are that around 5:00pm, a man was driving his Buick Regal vehicle on S.C. Bootle Highway near Treasure Cay, when he lost control of his vehicle and crash into rock mound on the side of the road...

Man arrested for drug possession in crooked island: Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Priorities for 2017, officers in Crooked Island took an adult male into custody...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Defense Force Officer among 5 males arrested for large ammunition seizure - illegal drugs and firearm seized - 2 males arrested for drug possession - Oct 10, 2017 - 9:14:54 AM

Defense Force Officer among five males arrested for large ammunition seizure:
Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Priorities for 2017, officers assigned to the Anti-Gang and Firearms Investigations Unit along with officers from the Flying Squad took five adult males one of whom is a Royal Bahamas Defense Force officer into custody following the seizure of large amount of ammunition on Monday 9th October 2017...

Illegal drugs and firearm seized:POLICE are reporting the seizure of an illegal firearm and a quantity of dangerous drugs along with the arrest of 6 persons for a number of offences including, possession of dangerous drugs, armed robbery and outstanding criminal warrants as they intensified their Island-wide anti-crime operation..
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police capture armed robbery suspects following high speed chase - Pedestrian struck by vehicle dies in hospital - 2 Firearms seized - 23 arrested, 58 ticketed - Oct 8, 2017 - 11:15:30 AM

Alert police officers capture armed robbery suspects following high speed chase: Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Priorities for 2017, Police took five of six armed robbery suspects into custody following a high-speed chase on Sunday 8th October 2017...

Pedestrian struck by vehicle dies in hospital: Officers from the RBPF Traffic Department are investigating a the circumstances surrounding the death of an adult male pedestrian who died in hospital after being struck by a vehicle on Saturday 7th October 2017...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Shooting victim dies in Hospital - Oct 4, 2017 - 7:15:26 PM

Police wishes to confirm that a man who was shot at Ida Street on Sunday 17th September 2017, died in hospital early this morning.

According to reports, shortly before 6:00pm on Sunday 17th September 2017, the victim along with another male were driving in a vehicle on Ida Street, when they were approached by two male occupants of a gray Chrysler vehicle armed with a handgun, who shot the victim before speeding off...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police seize gun and drugs in house raid, 3 in custody - Firearm seized - Oct 4, 2017 - 7:03:52 PM


Police seize gun and drugs in house raid, 3 in custody:
Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Priorities for 2017, Southeastern Division Officers took three adult males into custody following the seizure of a firearm and a quantity of dangerous drugs on Wednesday 4th October 2017...

Firearm seized: Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Priorities for 2017, officers from the Firearm Tracing and Gang Investigations Unit seized an illegal gun off the streets of New Providence, shortly after 3:00pm on Thursday 3rd October 2017...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF: Police warn against irresponsible use of social media - Oct 3, 2017 - 10:10:38 AM

In light of the growing trend of false posts on social media about murders and other serious crimes, which in some cases caused panic our communities, the Royal Bahamas Police Force (RBPF) is appealing to members of the public to be more responsible while online.

More recently, social media sites such as Facebook and the popular “What’s App” messenger platform were being bombarded with various stories of multiple murders and armed robberies which were unfounded...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : WANTED PERSONS
RBPF: Police renew appeal for wanted murder suspect 25 – year old Perry Pickering of Nassau - Oct 2, 2017 - 10:40:08 PM

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Nassau, Bahamas - Police are renewing their appeal for 25 – year old Perry Pickering of Dorsette Alley who is wanted for questioning in connection with a number of recent murders.

Pickering, who frequents the Dorsette Alley community of Bain Town is a dark brown male, slim build and about 5’ 8 to 5’ 10” in height.

Pickering is considered to be armed and dangerous. Police advise the public not to approach him. Instead, contact police immediately with any information.
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: DEU seize illegal gun and drugs in home raid, male and female in custody - Oct 2, 2017 - 10:23:32 PM

Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Priorities for 2017, Drug Enforcement Unit officers, took an adult male and an adult female into custody following the seizure of an illegal handgun and a quantity of dangerous drugs on Monday 2nd October 2017.

According to reports, shortly after 2:00pm, a team of officers from the Drug Enforcement Unit acting on intelligence executed a search warrant on a home located at Major’s Alley off Williams Lane, Kemp Road, where they uncovered a .9 – millimeter pistol with 13 rounds of ammunition...

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