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...
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...
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: Structural fire investigation- Rum Cay
- Sep 3, 2018 - 5:36:59 PM
Police are investigating a fire which destroyed part of the
All Age School on Rum Cay, Saturday, 1st September, 2018.
to reports, shortly after 4:000pm, police were alerted to a fire at the
school in the settlement of Port Nelson. Officers, assisted by members
of the community, were able to extinguish the fire, which was reportedly
contained to the kitchen area, causing extensive damage...
RBPF: One male is dead as a result of an industrial accident on the Island of Bimini
- Aug 29, 2018 - 2:37:18 PM
Reports are that on Wednesday 29th August 2018, shortly after
9:00am, police were called to a construction site at a resort on North
Bimini, where reports are that a male Dominican worker, who was
operating a crane and lifting a 40ft beam from a barge to the dock, when
the cable of the crane allegedly snapped, causing the beam to fall. The
fallen beam landed onto the crane cabin that the victim was inside. The
male victim was pronounced dead at the scene by a doctor from the
RBPF Abaco: 3 males arrested for possession of dangerous drugs with the intent to supply
- Aug 28, 2018 - 8:45:42 AM
Reports are that on Monday 27th August 2018, shortly after 5:00pm,
officer of the Abaco District, acting on information, proceeded to the
area of Forest Drive, Murphy Town, Abaco, where they proceeded to search
a caravan vehicle with no license plate attached. Officers discovered
two packages of suspected marijuana and a quantity of cash. Three males
were arrested and taken into police custody..
RBPF Bimini: 2 males arrested for possession of dangerous drugs
- Aug 26, 2018 - 8:30:18 AM
Reports are that on Saturday 25th August 2018, shortly after 8:00am,
officers while on routine patrol in Alice Town, Bimini, observed a
vehicle with two male passengers and a strong odor emanating from it.
Officers then stopped, and proceeded to search the vehicle and both
suspects reference to possession of dangerous drugs. While doing so, the
driver fled the scene making good his escape. Officers then searched
the passenger and vehicle where they discovered a quantity of suspected
marijuana on the passenger and inside the vehicle...
RBPF: Police in Eleuthera investigates traffic fatality
- Aug 24, 2018 - 10:38:26 AM
Police on the island of Eleuthera are investigating a traffic
accident which has left an adult male dead Friday, 24th August, 2018.
to reports, shortly after 6:00am, a male was walking on Queen’s Highway
south of the settlement of Rock Sound, when he was struck by a green
1998 S70 Volvo driven by an adult male. The victim was examined on scene
by a local Doctor and pronounced dead...
RBPF: Dangerous drug arrest in Bimini
- Aug 12, 2018 - 8:28:59 AM
Reports are that on Friday 10th August 2018, shortly after 10:00pm,
a Bimini resident was arrested by officers for possession of dangerous
drugs with the intent to supply, after he was found in possession of a
quantity of suspected marijuana. He is expected to be arraigned before
the Magistrate Court early next week.
the second incident, on Saturday 11th August 2018, shortly before 12pm,
officers acting on information went to an area near Radio Beach in Alice
Town, Bimini where they discovered in bushes, a plastic bag containing
suspected marijuana. There were no arrest made in this matter and the
estimated street value of the suspected marijuana is $5,000.00...
RBPF: Alleged drowning incident in Eleuthera
- Aug 10, 2018 - 9:00:53 AM
Police on the island of Eleuthera are investigating the alleged drowning of an adult male, Thursday, 9th August, 2018.
to reports, shortly after 1:00pm, an adult male was swimming on a beach
near to Tarpum Bay, when he was discovered lying motionless on the sea
RBPF: Bimini Police make drug discovery and arrest one male
- Aug 2, 2018 - 6:50:44 AM
Reports are that on Wednesday 1st August 2018, shortly after 4:00pm,
police in Bimini went to a residence on North Bimini, Bailey Town, while
armed with a search warrant where they discovered a plastic bag
containing a quantity of suspected marijuana.
A 31 year old male of that residence was arrested and taken into police custody.
the second incident on the same date, shortly before 8:00pm, Officers
went to a bushy area on Queens Highway, Alice Town, Bimini...
RBPF: Police investigate alleged suicide in Inagua
- Jul 14, 2018 - 7:34:24 AM
According to reports, shortly after 10:00am, Friday, 13th July, 2018
police on Inagua Island were called to a home on Burnside Street, after a
male was found hanging from the ceiling of his bedroom. Medical
Personnel on the island visited the scene and pronounced the male dead.
Investigations are ongoing...
One male dead after Abaco traffic accident
- Jul 13, 2018 - 8:06:37 AM
Reports are that on Saturday 7th July 2018 shortly after 1:00am, a
traffic accident occurred on Queen Street, Sandy Point, Abaco, involving
a gray 1998 Nissan Altima and a male pedestrian. The victim was
transported to the Sandy Point Government Clinic via private vehicle
where he was seen by doctor and later airlifted to New Providence for
further medical attention.
On Thursday 12th July 2018, the victim succumbed to his injuries...
RBPF: llegal drug seizure in Andros
- Jul 3, 2018 - 7:46:00 AM
According to reports, shortly after 8:00am Monday, 2nd July 2018,
Andros Division Officers, acting on information went to a busy area near
to Bahamas Agriculture Research Community (BARC), North Andros, where
they uncovered a marijuana field with approximately 600 marijuana
plants. No arrest was made in this incident.
Investigations are ongoing.
One dead after Exuma boat explosion
- Jun 30, 2018 - 4:30:15 PM
Police on the Island of Exuma are investigating a boating accident which
left one person dead and several others injured, Saturday, 30th June,
According to reports, shortly after
9:00am, a 40’ chartered tour boat was traveling in waters just off
Barraterre, Exuma, with ten (10) tourists and two (2) Bahamians on board,
when an engine exploded causing the boat to catch afire. Ten persons on
board the boat were injured and transported to the mini hospital in
Harbour Island police investigate indecent assault incident
- Jun 28, 2018 - 6:00:28 PM
Police on the of Harbour Island are investigating two reports of
indecent assault on two juvenile female tourists, Thursday, 28th June,
According to reports, sometime between the hours of
12:00mid midnight and 2:00am, the females were on a beach on Harbour
Island when they were indecently assaulted by two adult Bahamian males.
The two men, residents of Harbour Island, were taken into custody...
RBPF: Alleged drowning incident in Great Stirrup Cay
- Jun 28, 2018 - 5:00:36 PM
Police on the Island of Berry Island are investigating the death of a Chinese female.
to reports, shortly after 11:00am, Thursday, 28th June, 2018, an adult
female was discovered unresponsive floating in waters off Great Stirrup
Cay. She was removed from the water and CPR rendered. She was
transported to the local clinic on Berry Island where she was pronounced
RBPF MISSING: 71-yr-old Kermit Pratt of Andros
- Jun 27, 2018 - 12:27:27 PM
Police are seeking the public’s help in locating 71 year old Kermit Pratt aka Kudda Brown of North Mastic Point, Andros.
is described as being about 5’6” tall, slim build with dark brown
complexion. He has been diagnosed as having Alzheimer. He was last seen
on Monday, 18th June, 2018 in North Mastic Point...
Exuma police investigate armed robberies
- Jun 26, 2018 - 8:25:09 AM
Police on the island of Exuma are investigating two armed robberies which occurred Monday, 25th June, 2018.
the first incident, according to reports, shortly after 4:00pm, two
men, one armed with a knife, entered a liquor store in Mt. Thompson,
Exuma, held an employee at bay and robbed the establishment of cash
before fleeing on foot...