RBPF Nassau: One man dead after Pinewood Gardens shooting
- Jan 11, 2019 - 10:40:57 AM
Police on New Providence are investigating a shooting incident which has left one man dead, Thursday, 10th January, 2019.
to reports, shortly after 11:00pm, Police responded to Willow Tree
Avenue, Pinewood Gardens, after receiving reports of a male being shot.
Officers discovered the man with injuries to his body. Paramedics were
called to the scene...
Woman stabbed in Nassau - 2 males in custody following 1200 lb. drug bust
- Jan 10, 2019 - 9:26:38 AM
Police investigates stabbing incidents:
are investigating a stabbing incident, Thursday, 10th January, 2019
which has left a 22 year old female detained in hospital. According
to reports, shortly after 1:00am, a group of women were at a residence
on Malcolm Road, when they got into an altercation, resulting in one of
the women being stabbed to the body...
2 males in custody following a large drug bust on new providence: Police on the island of New Providence have seized more than 1,200
pounds of suspected marijuana in two separate incidents. Wednesday,
January 9, 2019 and have taken two men into custody...
RBPF Grand Bahama: Armed Robbery
- Jan 9, 2019 - 9:17:29 AM
Police in Grand Bahama need your assistance in locating two male suspects who robbed a business establishment on
Tuesday 8th January 2019: Reports
are that shortly after 9:00pm, two male culprits entered a business
establishment on Logwood Road and Yellow Pine Road, brandishing a
firearm and wearing mask, they proceeded to rob the cashier of personal
items and took an undetermined amount of monies from the cash register
before fleeing the area...
RBPF Nassau: Police investigates armed robbery incident - Suspects to be charged - Illegal firearm and dangerous drugs recovered
- Jan 9, 2019 - 7:00:25 AM
Police investigates armed robbery incident:
Police on the island of New Providence are seeking the public’s
assistance in locating two men responsible for an armed robbery which
occurred on Tuesday, 8th January, 2019...
Suspects to be charged: Police are pleased to announce that a 32 year old female and a 23 year
old female will be formally charged in a Magistrate Court at 12:00 noon
on Wednesday, 9th January, 2019..
Illegal firearm and dangerous drugs recovered: According to reports, shortly before 4:00pm, Tuesday, 8th January, 2019,
Flying Squad officers and Marines from the Royal Bahamas Defense Force,
acting on information, conducted a search of an abandon building on
Douglas Road, Gambier Village, and recovered a .25 pistol, four (4)
rounds of ammunition...
RBPF: Marijuana Plants discovered in Abaco
- Jan 8, 2019 - 7:24:52 PM
Reports are that on Tuesday 8th January 2019 shortly after 1:00pm,
police and Immigration officers, acting on information, went to an area
off Ernest Dean Highway, where they discovered a number of stolen
items, and (10) pots of suspected marijuana plants ranging from 1ft. to
3ft. in height. A 46 year old female Jamaican national who was found in
the area was arrested and taken into police custody.
short time later, while making further searches in the area, officers
discovered (50) marijuana plants ranging from 1ft. to 4ft. in height...
San Salvador Residents Take Charge of Managing Their Marine Protected Areas
- Jan 8, 2019 - 11:01:25 AM
San Salvador is known as the place where the first steps into the New
World happened and has long been globally recognized for its historical
significance. This little island formerly known as ‘Guanahani’ has once
again stepped into the forefront as the first island where a community
group has entered a formal agreement with a national agency to share
responsibility for managing the national parks on their island.
more than a decade the San Salvador Living Jewels Foundation, island
residents, Bahamas Reef Environment Educational Foundation (BREEF) and
the Bahamas National Trust (BNT) advocated to protect natural resources
and special places on the island through the creation of national parks...
Surviving post holidays and back to school fatigue
- Jan 8, 2019 - 9:42:49 AM
Holidays are over- School bells are ringing, now what?
time of year again, the first week of school; also seen as one of the
toughest times of the academic year for students and teachers alike.
While the holidays have afforded students and teachers the opportunity
to spend time with family members and friends, for others it may not
have been the case. The fatigue of the holiday can impact students and
teachers returning to school. Let’s Talk about Surviving post-holiday
fatigue. Here are some self-care tips to consider...
Pinder’s Brokerage to run in Komen Bahamas in memory of company matriarch
- Jan 7, 2019 - 8:30:01 AM
It’s been just a little over two months since Helen Pinder, the
matriarch of Pinder’s Customs Brokerage Ltd., lost her battle with
breast cancer. Now, more than half of the staff at her company, along
with their family members, will take part in a local cancer run this
month in her memory – continuing a tradition she started five years ago.
“She was like the sun. She was the center and lit up
everything,” said Shannon Pinder, as she reflected on the memory of her
Grand Bahama armed robbery at International Bazaar
- Jan 7, 2019 - 7:21:18 AM
Reports are that shortly after 1:00am, police were called to a
business establishment in the International Bazaar where it was reported
that two culprits, one armed with a firearm entered that establishment
and robbed the cashier of monies and two patrons of cash and personal
Police are actively investigating
this matter and are appealing to the public for any information that can
help them solve this matter, to call the Central Detective Unit at
350-3107, 911/919 or call your nearest police station...
Nassau murder suspect formally charged - Traffic fatality on Poinciana Drive - Stabbing incident at Potter's Cay Dock
- Jan 7, 2019 - 6:30:09 AM
Murder suspect to be charged:
Police are pleased to announce that an adult male will be formally
charged in Magistrate Court at 12:00 noon on Monday, 7th January, 2019
in connection with a homicide investigation...
Police investigate traffic fatality: Police in New Providence are investigating a traffic accident which has left an adult male dead, Sunday, 6th January, 2019...
Stabbing incident:Police on the island of New Providence are investigating a stabbing
incident which left two adult males with injuries, Sunday, 6th January,
CUBIX celebrates 1st Anniversary with Social Media Contest
- Jan 7, 2019 - 4:40:19 AM
CUBIX, the boutique-styled print shop and shipping company located in Centreville celebrates its first anniversary January 2019.
just so grateful for the reception we’ve received in our first year,”
said Gia Ifill, President and Graphic Designer. “We appreciate that many
businesses don’t make it through their first year and so we want to use
this month to thank our customers and to invite new people to
experience all of the great services that we offer."...
American Dad To Run MB to pay on’s medical bills
- Jan 5, 2019 - 1:55:50 PM
An American father who runs marathons and uses the prize money to help
pay for his young son’s medical bills, will be running Marathon Bahamas
Bryan Morseman of New York will be taking part in the organization’s 10th anniversary on January 20th.
He is optimistic that he’ll get his hands on a cut of the $10,000 prize purse...
RBPF Nassau: Illegal firearm recovered - Royal Bahamas Police Force Annual Church Service and Parade
- Jan 5, 2019 - 8:30:35 AM
Illegal firearm recovered:
Police, have taken an adult male into custody, Saturday, 5th
January, 2019, after he was found in possession of an illegal firearm.
to reports, shortly before 2:00am, Mobile Division Officers, were on
patrol on Farrington Road, Chippingham, when they had cause to stop a
Toyota Vehicle with one occupant. The Officers conducted a search of the
vehicle and recovered a 12 gauge Mossberg shot gun...
Royal Bahamas Police Force Annual Church Service and Parade: The Royal Bahamas Police Force Annual Church Service and Parade will be
held at 2:00pm, on Sunday, 6th January, 2019 at Annex Baptist Cathedral
located on Wulff Road and Peardale...
20-yr-old EMR man arraigned for murder -- Grand Bahama homicide victim identified
- Jan 5, 2019 - 6:27:07 AM
Devano Hanfield age 20 years of Eight Mile Rock was arraigned on
Friday 4th January 2019 before Magistrate Gwendolyn Claude at the Eight
Mile Rock Magistrate Court on attempted murder charge and possession of a
firearm while committing an indictable offence. He was not required to
enter a plea, but was remanded to the Bahamas Department of Corrections
in New Providence until trial on Thursday 28th March 2019.
This is in connection with the shooting incident on Tuesday 1st January 2019...
UB Update on Spring 2019 Advisement, Registration and Bill Payment Process
- Jan 4, 2019 - 9:51:24 PM
The vast majority of returning University of The Bahamas (UB)
students have completed the final leg of the advisement, registration
and bill payment process for Spring 2019. UB anticipated a student
population of approximately 4,800 for Spring 2019 inclusive of 460 new
On Friday, 4th January, there was a
marked difference in the numbers of students awaiting servicing at
designated locations in the Portia M. Smith Building and the Performing
Arts Centre, which had been converted into a temporary processing
station. This was after two hectic days of processing on Wednesday and
Alleged drowning in Grand Bahama
- Jan 4, 2019 - 5:36:19 PM
Police are investigating an alleged drowning:
Reports are that on Friday 4th January 2019 shortly
after 2:00pm, police were called to the Deadmans Reef Beach, where it
was reported that a male while snorkeling in waters, began experiencing
difficulties and was later discovered unresponsive. Emergency Medical
Personnel along with the doctor from the West End Community Clinic were
called to the scene and pronounced him dead. Police are actively
investigating this matter...
Bahamas Waste GM Takes Message of Neighborhood Heroism to Summit Academy Students
- Jan 4, 2019 - 3:25:15 PM
New Providence is being invaded by a crew of caped crusaders; students
on a mission to become ‘Neighborhood Heroes’, serving and protecting
their environment at every turn! With the help of the Ministry of
Environment & Housing and corporate Bahamas, thousands of students
in public and private schools around the island have been working
diligently on plans to make their neighborhoods, cleaner and greener
through the Be A Hero Campaign...
30 Illegal Migrants Apprehended in Abaco – Drug Possession Arrest
- Jan 4, 2019 - 11:27:23 AM
Reports are that shortly before 5:00pm on Thursday 3rd January 2019,
officers while in the area of Man O-War Cay and Scotland Cay, observed a
33 ft. Haitian sloop.
They were later joined by officers of the
Immigration Dept. and took into custody (30) Haitian Nationals, (19)
males and (11) females. The vessel was towed to the Marsh Harbor
UB President on Spring 2019 Advisement, Registration and Bill Payment
- Jan 3, 2019 - 2:42:07 PM
Recently, University of The Bahamas launched a new online registration
system called Banner that is designed to bring about increased
efficiencies in student processing, chief among which are registration
and online bill payment. The system became operational last Summer,
initially allowing current and subsequently new students to register
online and pay their tuition and fees.
For Spring 2019, students
are continuing to use the online system to complete their registration.
Unfortunately, we have encountered a number of circumstances which have
prompted us to activate immediate contingencies...
RBPF Wanted: 28 year old Wellington Adderly aka “Dixie” of West End, Grand Bahama
- Jan 3, 2019 - 1:15:36 PM
Police in Grand Bahama need your assistance in locating 28 year old
Wellington Adderly aka “Dixie” of West End, Grand Bahama. He is wanted
by the West End Police Station for Housebreaking. He is described as
standing at 6’1” tall, weighing 189 lbs. with medium brown complexion
and an average built.
If you have any
information on the whereabouts of Wellington Adderley aka”Dixie” you are
asked to contact the West End Police Station at telephone number
346-6444, the Central Detective Unit at telephone number 350-3107,
911/919, or call your nearest police station...