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Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Two woman arrested by DEU for Drug Possession - Aug 16, 2017 - 9:10:55 AM

Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Priorities for 2017, Drug Enforcement Unit (DEU) officers took two women into custody following the seizure of a quantity of cocaine in separate incidents on Tuesday 15th August 2017.

In the first incident, shortly after 2:00pm, Drug Enforcement Unit officers on duty at the Lynden Pindling International Airport, conducted a search of a suitcase owned by a woman from Suriname, who had just arrived on a Caribbean airline. During the search the officers uncovered just over nine (9) pounds of cocaine. The woman was subsequently taken into custody...
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DQs Miracle Treat Day raises $11,000 for Down Syndrome - Aug 16, 2017 - 4:11:43 AM

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Thousands of earth angels turned out for DQ’s Miracle Treat Day held July 27, raising $11,000 for children and families affected by Down syndrome in The Bahamas.

For one day only, DQ donated $2 from every blizzard sold to local schools and organizations that support those with Down syndrome.

Benefitting organizations included The Bahamas Down Syndrome & Friends Center, Stapledon School and Hopedale Center...  

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
GB Traffic fatality victims Identified - Dangerous drug arrest – Grand Bahama - Aug 14, 2017 - 5:50:57 PM

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  - Police in Grand Bahama have identified the victims of the traffic fatality that occurred on Monday 7th August 2017...

Dangerous drug arrest – Police in Grand Bahama arrest an 18 year old male of Gold Rock Creek, after he was found with a quantity of Dangerous Drugs on Monday 14th August 2017.
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police searching for suspects in two separate armed robberies - Stabbing victim dies in hospital, male suspect in custody - Aug 14, 2017 - 3:12:00 PM


Police searching for suspects in two separate armed robberies:Police are seeking the public’s help in locating several male suspects responsible for two separate armed robberies that occurred on Sunday 13th August 2017.

In the first incident, shortly after 12:00noon, a man was about make a deposit at a local bank in Western New Providence, when three males in a stolen gold Honda CRV car license plate number AK6511 armed with handguns pulled up and robbed him..

Stabbing victim dies in hospital, male suspect in custody: An adult male is in custody assisting police with their investigations into a stabbing incident that has left a man dead on Sunday 13th August 2017.
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Ammunition seized, 2 males in custody - 3 in custody for drug possession, 5 others arrested for various offenses - Sawed off shotgun seized - Aug 14, 2017 - 2:37:48 PM

Ammunition seized, 2 males in custody:Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Priorities for 2017, Police took two males into custody following the seizure of a quantity of ammunition on Sunday 13th August 2017...

3 in custody for drug possession, 5 others arrested for various offenses: Consistent with the Commissioner’s Police Priorities for 2017, Police took three males into custody, following the seizure of a quantity of dangerous drugs on Monday 14th August 2017...

Sawed off shotgun seized: Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Priorities for 2017, Police took a sawed off shotgun off the streets of New Providence on Sunday 13th August 2017...


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Custom Computers donates ipad to Komen Bahamas - Aug 14, 2017 - 2:29:45 PM

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One lucky student has a shot of running away with an Apple iPad Mini.

Custom Computers, an authorized distributor for Apple products, has donated an iPad Mini to the Susan G. Komen Bahamas Race for the Cure® event.

The device, which is accessorized with pink accessories, will be raffled off to a youngster who is registered for the 8th annual Komen Bahamas event...

Community
BTC Sends Grand Bahama's Future Leaders Back to School In Style - Aug 14, 2017 - 9:49:26 AM

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Grand Bahama's future leaders are heading back to school in style thanks to a donation of backpacks and schools supplies from BTC. The company joined forces with the Kingdom Living Church to Sponsor their annual back to school event under the theme: "EMPOWERING CHILDREN TODAY FOR LEADERS OF TOMORROW". Each student received a BTC branded backpack containing all their Back to School essentials; from pens and pencils to rulers and notebooks. BTC representatives Davina Rutherford (Left) and Lateasha Lord (Right) are pictured along with event coordinator Senator Jasmine Turner-Dareus....


Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
Handgun seized, 3 males in custody, 2 murder suspects among 5 suspects to appear in court - Aug 14, 2017 - 12:15:44 AM

Handgun seized, 3 males in custody
- Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Priorities for 2017, police took three adult males into custody following the seizure of...

2 murder suspects among five suspects to appear in court on serious charges
- Police are pleased to report that two...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
Haitian migrants apprehended in Ragged Island Aug 17 - Aug 13, 2017 - 11:40:09 PM

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Coral Harbour Base, 13 AUG. ‘17 (RBDF): 151 Haitian migrants were apprehended in Bahamian waters in two separate incidents between August 9th and 11th in waters of the Southern Bahamas.

On August 9th, the US Coast Guard vessel with a Defence Force shiprider on board apprehended 73 Haitian migrants aboard a freighter.

Under the Comprehensive Maritime Agreement between the US and The Bahamas, Defence Force personnel are permitted to conduct tours of duty aboard US Coast...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: 2 illegal weapons seized - 13 arrested by mobile division officers during 48 hours period - Aug 13, 2017 - 11:19:02 AM

Two illegal weapons seized:Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Priorities for 2017, police took two more illegal guns of the streets of New Providence in separate incidents on Saturday 12th August 2017...

13 arrested by mobile division officers during 48 hours period: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...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Pedestrian hit and killed by a rolling Truck - Aug 13, 2017 - 10:31:24 AM

Officers from the Police Traffic Division are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a man who died following an accident that occurred on Saturday 12th August 2017.

According to reports, shortly after 3:00pm, a man was walking on Cowpen Road near Summerset Estates, when a rolling propane gas truck that was delivering gas to a home struck him. The man was pronounced dead on the scene...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Abaco Police investigating death of 41 year old male resident of Hope Town - Aug 12, 2017 - 4:05:26 PM

Reports are that shortly before 10:00am, police were called to the Hope Town Light House, where the lifeless body of a male was found unresponsive on the premises. The body was transported to the Marsh Harbor Clinic and pronounced dead by doctor. Foul play is not suspected at this time. An autopsy will be performed to determine the exact cause of death.
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Searching for armed robbery robbery suspects - Man in custody for firearm possession - Aug 12, 2017 - 8:21:07 AM

Searching for armed robbery robbery suspects:Police are searching for several males responsible for an armed robbery that occurred on Friday 11th August 2017.

According to reports, shortly after 8:30pm, a man was on Miami Street in his 2000 champagne coloured Honda Accord car license plate AJ5381, when a group of males attack and stabbed him, and robbed him of his vehicle before speeding off...

Man in custody for firearm possession: Consistent with the Commissioner’s Police Priorities for 2017, Police took a man into custody, following the seizure of a handgun on Friday 11th August 2017...
 


Community : Service Organizations
Need Has No Season – Women’s Shelter Project - Aug 11, 2017 - 10:47:28 AM

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The Salvation Army  Bahamas Division  launched for the second year  Need Has No Season Fundraising Campaign in support of  the Women & Children’s Emergency Shelter Project chaired by Mr. Felix Stubbs, Chairman and Cameron Symonette, Board Member of The Salvation Army’s Advisory Board.

The Salvation Army Bahamas  Division launches Need Has No Season as a midyear fundraiser to generate funding for the Women & Children’s Emergency Shelter Project.   The familiar red kettles will be sponsored by Corporate Bahamas every Saturday during the month of August.  The familiar red kettles will be located at RBC Royal Bank (Bahamas) Limited Branches, Harbour Bay Shopping Plaza and Lynden Pindling International Airport with volunteers from Rotary Clubs of The Bahamas...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : WANTED PERSONS
RBPF Nassau : Police searching for two armed robbery suspects - Aug 11, 2017 - 9:41:38 AM
Police are searching for two males responsible for an armed robbery that occurred on Thursday 10th August 2017.

According to reports, shortly before 9:00pm, a man had just pulled up in his white Honda Accord car at his home located on Bernard Road , when two males armed with handguns approached and robbed him of his vehicle before speeding off....

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau : Man in custody for drug possession, 16 others arrested for various offenses - Aug 11, 2017 - 9:22:49 AM

Consistent with the commissioner’s police priorities for 2017, police took four males into custody, following the seizure of a quantity of dangerous drugs on Thursday 11th August 2017.

According to reports, shortly after 9:30am, mobile division officers acting on information conducted a search of a home located on Blue Hill Road, where they uncovered a quantity of marijuana...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Missing Persons
Missing Persons – Grand Bahama - Aug 10, 2017 - 4:58:41 PM


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Police in Grand Bahama need the public assistance in locating two males who were reported missing.

The first missing person is Emmanuel Sandokan Miller aka “pitty” age 39 years of #8B Cadney Drive, Freeport, GB. He is described as standing between 5’5”- 5’6” in height, weighing 270lbs. with light brown complexion...

The second missing person is Kevin Aldrovendi Bethel age 34 years of #6 Coral Reef Loop, Freeport, GB...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : WANTED PERSONS
RBPF Grand Bahama: Michael Stapleton and Jonathan Matthew Smith wanted for stealing by reason of service - Aug 10, 2017 - 10:37:16 AM

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Police in Grand Bahama need the public assistance in locating two males who are wanted by the Central Detective Unit for stealing by reason of service.

The first suspect is Michael Stapleton age 42 years of #92 Gambier Drive. He is described as standing at 6ft. with light brown complexion and is heavy built.

The second suspect is Jonathan Matthew Smith age 36 years of #46 Gambier Drive. He is described as having dark brown eyes with medium brown complexion...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police searching for suspects in shooting - Aug 10, 2017 - 9:20:54 AM

Police are searching for two males responsible for a shooting that has left a man detained in hospital on Wednesday 9th August 2017.

According to reports, shortly after 10:00pm, a man was sitting in front of his home located on Moore Avenue and Palm Beach Street, when two males armed with handguns approached and shot him before fleeing on foot....

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Four Males in custody for Drug Possession - Female Pedestrian dies in Hospital - Aug 10, 2017 - 9:20:37 AM


Four Males in custody for Drug Possession:
Consistent with the Commissioner’s Police Priorities for 2017, Police took four males into custody, following the seizure of a quantity of dangerous drugs on Wednesday 9th August 2017...

Female Pedestrian dies in Hospital: A woman who was struck during a hit and run accident on Sunday 30th July 2017, died in hospital on Wednesday 9th August 2017...


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