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Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Armed robbery in Spanish Cay, Abaco - May 28, 2018 - 1:14:46 PM

Police in Abaco need the public’s assistance in finding the culprits who robbed a business establishment on Spanish Cay, Abaco. 

Reports are that on Sunday 27th May 2018, shortly after 10:00pm, two male culprits, both reportedly armed with firearms, entered a business establishment on Spanish Cay, accosted two employees and stole cash before making good their escape...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: 2 males arraigned in the magistrate court in Abaco on causing grievous harm and stealing - May 22, 2018 - 2:00:59 PM

Obrien Reckley age 24 years of Murphy Town, Abaco, was arraigned before Magistrate Ancella Evans in Magistrate Court, Abaco on Causing Grievous Harm, he pleaded not guilty and was remanded to the Bahamas Department of Correctional Services until trial on Monday 18th June 2018

This is in connection with a matter reported to police on Sunday 13th May 2018...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Police in Bimini discover dangerous drugs on 2 separate incidents - May 22, 2018 - 8:35:38 AM

In the first incident, on Monday 21st May 2018, shortly around 7:00pm, police in Bimini acting on information, went to an area in Porgy Bay near the Northern Grave Yard, where they discovered in a bushy area, a black plastic bag containing a quantity of suspected marijuana. The total weight is one pound and a quarter ounces, with a street value of one thousand and sixty dollars.

In a second incident, on the same date, shortly after 8:00pm, officers of the Bimini Division, acting on information, went to the Radio Beach area in Porgy Bay and discovered a white plastic bag near a meter box with a quantity of suspected marijuana...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF Abaco: Armed robbery - May 19, 2018 - 6:52:21 AM

Reports are that on Friday 18th May 2018, shortly before 2:00am, a male reported that while on the outside of his residence in Hope Town, Abaco, two mask males, one armed with a firearm, robbed him off cash and personnel items before fleeing on foot.

Police in Abaco are actively investigating this matter...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF Abaco: Shooting Incident - May 14, 2018 - 8:34:47 AM

Police in Abaco are investigating a shooting incident that has left a male with non-life threatening injuries.

Reports are that on Sunday 13th May 2018, shortly before 12midnight, police received information of gunshots fired in the area of a business establishment on Don McKay Blvd. Officers responded and further investigation revealed that the victim was shot while in the parking lot of that establishment...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Long Island police investigate alleged suicide - May 6, 2018 - 10:00:29 PM

According to reports, shortly after 7:00am Sunday, 6th May, 2018, police on Long Island, were called to the settlement of Whymms, after a male was discovered in a home, hanging from a rope tied in the ceiling. Local medical personnel were called to the scene; however, they were unsuccessful in reviving the male. He was pronounced dead at the scene..  
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Police search for missing boater in North Eleuthera - May 2, 2018 - 8:23:43 PM

Police and Residents on the island of Eleuthera are searching for a male who was reported missing at sea.

According to reports, shortly after 9:00am on Tuesday, 1st May, 2018, a male, believed to be a Haitian National, left Spanish Wells in a 17’ white Carolina skiff enroute to neighboring Max Patch Cay and has not been seen or heard from since.  

Shortly after 9:00am Wednesday, 2nd May, 2018, the boat was recovered washed ashore on Max Patch Cay, with the personal effects of the missing man; however, he was not located... 
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Illegal drugs recovered, adult male in custody in Cat Island - May 2, 2018 - 8:00:17 PM

According to reports, shortly after 9:00am on Wednesday 2nd May, 2018, Cat Island Division Officers, while at New Bight Airport, conducted a search of a male and his belongings and recovered a quantity The male was taken into custody and is expected to be formally charged before Magistrate’s Court later this week.   

Quantity of cocaine: 1 kilogram of suspected cocaine. The male had just on a flight from New Providence.
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Police seek public’s help in solving armed robbery in Exuma - Apr 24, 2018 - 8:00:13 PM

Police are asking members of the public, especially those on the island of Exuma, to come forth with any information they may have in solving an armed robbery, which occurred Tuesday 23rd April, 2018.

According to reports, shortly after 1:00am, a male armed with a firearm entered a business establishment in Farmer’s Hill, Exuma, held an employee at bay and robbed the establishment of cash before running away...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Police investigate traffic fatality in Eleuthera - Apr 18, 2018 - 6:55:16 AM

Police on Eleuthera, are investigating a traffic accident which occurred, Tuesday, 17th April, 2018, and has left an adult female dead. 

Reports are that shortly before 6:00pm, a woman was driving a silver Chevrolet Cobalt car on Queens Highway, south of the settlement of Upper Bouge, when she lost control of the vehicle and crashed into bushes before overturning...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Dangerous Drugs Discovered On Armstrong Cay - Apr 11, 2018 - 9:58:51 AM

A Joint Operation involving officers of the Abaco District, Drug Enforcement Unit and the Royal Bahamas Defense Force, resulted in the discovery of over 75lbs. of Hashish oil.

Reports are that on Tuesday 10th April 2018, shortly before 3:00pm, officers acting on information...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
3 airlifted from Abaco after serious traffic accident - Apr 3, 2018 - 9:57:48 AM

Police in Abaco are investigating a traffic accident that has left several persons with serious, injuries.

Reports are, that on Monday 2nd April 2018, sometime after 3:00pm, a serious traffic accident occurred, on Earnest Dean Highway in the area of Cherokee Road, involving a silver 2004 Kia Rio and a black Dodge Caliber, both vehicles were extensively damaged and all of the occupants received injuries...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Another victim dies in traffic fatality in Abaco - Mar 25, 2018 - 10:06:21 PM

Reports are that on Sunday 25th March 2018 sometime before 8:00am, the second female passenger of the grey Honda Fit, that was involved in a traffic accident in Abaco on Saturday 24th March 2018, has died at the Princess Margaret Hospital early this morning. The third victim is reportedly listed in serious condition at the Princess Margaret Hospital...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Police in Abaco are investigating a traffic fatality that has left a female dead - Mar 24, 2018 - 8:45:24 PM

Reports are that on Saturday 24th March 2018 shortly after 5:00pm, police were called to a traffic accident on S.C Bootle Highway, where they met a grey Honda Fit vehicle with three female passengers inside that had apparently collided into a pine tree. EMS personnel were called to the scene and transported two of the female passengers to the Marsh Harbor Clinic in serious condition. The female driver succumbed to her injuries at the scene...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Bimini police discover (2) illegal firearms and ammunition - Mar 19, 2018 - 2:14:27 PM

Reports are that on Monday 19th March 2018 shortly after 11:00am, officers acting on information went to the Northern Public Cemetery in Porgy Bay, North Bimini, where they discovered a bag that contained (2) .9mm pistols with (51) .9mm live rounds of ammunition and (4) magazines.

No arrest was made in this matter, police are actively investigating...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Large quantity of ammunition discovered in Bimini - Mar 6, 2018 - 4:18:07 PM

Excellent work by Police Officers in Bimini, resulted in the discovery of a large quantity of ammunition on South Bimini.

Reports are that on Monday 5th March 2018, shortly after 8:00pm, officers of the Bimini District acting on information, went to a beach area on South Bimini where they discovered buried under the sand in a cooler, (2) black .9mm magazines, (2) 7.62 magazines, (481) 7.62 rounds of ammunition and (1) .40 drum magazine...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Drowning in Abaco - Mar 5, 2018 - 6:28:53 AM

Police in Abaco are investigating an apparent drowning of a male.

Reports are that on Sunday 4th March 2018 shortly before 11:00am, police were called to a local resort in Marsh Harbor, where the body of a caucasian male was reportedly pulled from waters at the rear of the resort.  EMS personnel responded and reported no signs of life. Foul play is not suspected in this matter and police are actively investigating...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: House fire in the Mudd, Abaco - Mar 4, 2018 - 10:31:53 AM

Police, Fire Fighters and other personnel’s are in the Mudd, Abaco, investigating the cause of a major fire that have left many homes destroyed.

Reports are that on Sunday 3rd March 2018, shortly after 1:00am, police received reports of a fire in the Mudd, Abaco. Police, Fire Fighter and other emergency volunteers arrived at the scene. Residence of the area were evacuated...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
2 males wanted in Nassau captured in Bimini - Mar 1, 2018 - 12:03:47 PM

Excellent work by Officers of the Bimini District, resulted in the capture of two fugitives who are wanted by the Central Detective Unit in New Providence for a number of serious offences.

Reports are that on Thursday 1st March 2018, shortly after 12:00am, a team of officers of the Bimini District, acting on intelligence went to a local marina and business establishment where they arrested two males namely...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Traffic Fatality in Abaco - Feb 24, 2018 - 3:27:47 AM

Police in Abaco, are investigating a traffic accident that has left an individual dead.

Reports are, that after 8:00pm, on Friday 23rd February 2018, the police in Treasure Cay Abaco, received a report, of (2) two vehicles being on fire, as a result of a traffic accident, just above Treasure Cay. It was also reported, that a passenger was trapped in one of them...

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