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Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police investigating country's latest homicide - Jul 11, 2019 - 8:05:14 AM

Police on New Providence are investigating a stabbing incident, Wednesday 10th July, 2019 which has left an adult male dead and another male detained in hospital. 

According to reports, shortly after 9:00pm, two men were in the parking lot of a business establishment on East Street South and Cox Way, when they got into an altercation, which escalated, resulting in them stabbing each other about the body...
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RBPF: Helicopter crash victims identified - Jul 8, 2019 - 10:30:13 AM

Police have officially identified the seven persons who were killed as a result off the helicopter crash, Thursday, 4th July, 2019 in waters off Big Grand Cay, The Bahamas as follows:

(1)    Geoffrey LeePainter DOB 30-10-66 of Barnes Staple, United Kingdom (Pilot)
(2)    Kameron Nicole Cline DOB 21-03-97 of Washington, DC
(3)    Brittney Layne Searson DOB 16-08-97 of Palm Beach, Florida
(4)    Jillian Nicole Clarke DOB 07-10-96 Los Angeles, Califonia...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police investigates armed robbery and alledged drowning - Jul 8, 2019 - 6:45:40 AM

Armed robbery: Police on the Island of New Providence are seeking assistance in identifying and locating the person responsible for an armed robbery which occurred Sunday, 7th July, 2019.

According to reports, shortly after 8:00am, an armed man entered a major food store, located at East Street and Robinson Road...

Alleged drowning: Police are investigation an alleged drowning, Sunday 7th July, 2019 which has left an adult male dead...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police investigates shooting incident and armed robbery - Jul 7, 2019 - 8:30:25 AM

Shooting incident: Police on the Island of New Providence are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating the person responsible for a shooting incident, which left an adult male in hospital...

Armed robbery: Police on the Island of New Providence are seeking assistance in identifying and locating the persons responsible for two armed robberies which occurred Saturday, 6th July, 2019...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Police are investigating a shooting incident has left 2 adult males with injuries - Jul 7, 2019 - 6:30:38 AM

According to reports, on Sunday 7th July 2019, shortly before 4:00am, police were called to a business establishment on East Sunrise Highway where it is reported that a lone gunman opened fire hitting two males. One of the males sustained injuries to the upper body and the other to the lower body. They were both transported to the Rand Memorial Hospital via Emergency Medical Services. Both victims are listed in serious condition...
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
RBPF: Seven victims perish in helicopter crash - Grand Cay, Abaco - Jul 4, 2019 - 11:00:31 PM

Police on the island of Abaco and Grand Bahama are investigating a helicopter crash that have left (7) American citizens dead.

Reports are that on Thursday 4th July 2019, shortly after 2:00pm, police received information that a helicopter with (7) American citizens on board, had left Big Grand Cay headed to Fort Lauderdale was missing...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Shooting incident that has left 2 females with injuries - Jul 4, 2019 - 8:45:42 AM

Reports are that on Thursday 4th July 2019, shortly after 2:00am, police were called to the East Sunrise Highway area, where it was reported that a male armed with a firearm shot two females. They both sustained injuries to the leg area and were transported to the Rand Memorial Hospital via private vehicle and ambulance. They are both reported to be in stable condition.

Police are appealing to the general public for any information that can assist them in this investigation, to give them a call at telephone numbers 350-3107 thru 12, 911/919 or call your nearest police station...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF: Traffic Fatality has left a male dead - Jul 3, 2019 - 10:25:31 AM

Reports are that on Sunday 30th June 2019, police were called to the East Sunrise Highway area, where a male was struck by a black Honda Civic vehicle travelling east on East Sunrise Highway and failed to stop. Police and EMS personnel were called to the scene. The pedestrian was taken to the Rand Memorial Hospital where he was seen by doctor who listed his injuries as serious. Police later located the black Honda Civic vehicle and the 26 year old driver who is from Grand Bahama...
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RBPF WANTED: 26 yr. old Jeremiah Andrews-Forbes of Nassau - Jul 2, 2019 - 7:50:55 PM

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Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating the following person who is wanted for questioning in connection with an attempted murder investigation. 
Wanted is:

Jeremiah Andrews-Forbes aka “Jaddy” age 26 years. His last known address is Mantol Street, Montel Heights...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police are investigating the country’s latest homicide - Police investigates traffic fatality - Jul 2, 2019 - 6:39:17 PM

Police on New Providence are investigating a shooting incident, Tuesday 2nd July, 2019 which has left an adult male dead.

According to reports, shortly before 3:00pm, a male was standing on the corner of Ragged Island Street and Andros Avenue, when the occupants of a gray vehicle pulled up and opened fire in direction, hitting him to the body...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Possession of Dangerous Drugs Arrest - Jul 2, 2019 - 9:14:04 AM

Reports are that on Monday 1st July 2019 shortly after 9:00pm, officers of the Rapid Response Unit, while on routine patrol in the area of East Sunrise Highway and Seahorse Road, attempted to pull over a grey Honda Accord as a result of a traffic infraction. The vehicle refused to stop and officers observed a container being thrown out of the vehicle and retrieve the item, where it was discovered to contain suspected marijuana. The vehicle was pulled over and two males both of Freeport, Grand Bahama were arrested...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police investigates armed robbery - Shooting victims identified - Jul 2, 2019 - 6:50:36 AM

Police on New Providence are seeking the public’s assistance in locating the suspect responsible for an armed robbery which occurred over night.

According to reports, shortly after 11:00pm, Monday 1st July, 2019 three men were in the area of a park in Yamacraw Estate, when they were approached by a gunman who robbed them of cash, cell phones and watches, before getting into one of the victims red Suzuki Swift car and speeding away...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Police seek public's assistance in locating a male culprit responsible for an armed robbery - Jun 29, 2019 - 8:06:49 AM

Reports are that shortly after 4:00pm, police responded to a call, that a lone male had walked into a business establishment on Yellow Pine Street, armed with a handgun and demanded money from the cashier and a customer. Both persons complied and he made good his escape on a bicycle.

Police are actively investigating this matter and are appealing to the general public for any information that can assist with this investigation...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: American Eagle Airline safely lands in Grand Bahama - Jun 26, 2019 - 3:28:18 PM

Reports are that on Wednesday 26th June 2019 shortly before 10:00am, police received information that an American Eagle Airline flight 1963, that left Charlotte, North Carolina, en route to Punta Tana, Dominican Republic with (109) passengers on board including crew, began experiencing  difficulties and as a precautionary measure, made an emergency landing at the Grand Bahama International Airport...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF:Grand Bahama male arrested for undeclared cash - Jun 26, 2019 - 9:20:12 AM

Reports are that on Tuesday 25th June 2019, shortly after 12:00pm, a joint operation between officers of the Royal Bahamas Police Force and Bahamas Customs at the Freeport Harbour, resulted in the arrest of a male of Eleuthera Drive, Hawksbill, who had travelled on board the M/V Baleria from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, where it was discovered concealed in the lining of his carryon luggage...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Suspect pleads guilty to Solomon's Breaking in Grand Bahama - Jun 25, 2019 - 6:46:40 PM

Reports are that on Tuesday 25th June 2019, accused Jermaine Steven Moss age 35 years of Deadmans Reef Section “D” was arraigned before Deputy Chief Magistrate Debbye Ferguson in Magistrate Court #1 and pleaded guilty to (5) counts of criminal charges relative to the Solomon’s breaking, (2) counts of causing damage relative to Garvy Tool trucks and (1) count of causing damage relative to B&B trucking...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Police in Grand Bahama arraigned two suspects on Murder and Firearm possession charges - Jun 24, 2019 - 2:50:05 PM

Reports are that on Monday 24th June 2019, a 17 year old juvenile of Martin Town, Eight Mile Rock was arraigned before Deputy Chief Magistrate Debbye Ferguson in Magistrate Court #1 on Murder charge. He was not required to enter a plea and the matter was adjourned to the 13th August 2019 to be heard before the Juvenile Panel. He was remanded to the Bahamas Department of Correctional Services until trial...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police are investigating a stabbing incident which has left an adult male dead - Jun 22, 2019 - 8:41:07 AM

Police on New Providence are investigating a stabbing incident, Friday, 21st June, 2019 which has left an adult male dead.

According to reports, shortly after 11:00pm, a male was walking on Rosewood Street, Pinewood Gardens, when he was approached by a man who stabbed him about the body before running away. The injured man was transported to hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries... 
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Illegal firearm arrest - Jun 22, 2019 - 7:50:17 AM

Reports are that on Saturday 22nd June 2019 shortly after 3:00am, officers of the Northeastern Division, Mobile Unit and the Central Detective Unit, acting on information, proceeded to a business establishment on East Sunrise Highway, where they arrested a 31 year old male of Scott Avenue, who was found in possession of a .9mm glock pistol with (1) magazine containing (11) rounds of .9mm ammunition...

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