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Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Alleged drowning in Grand Bahama near Petersen Cay - May 28, 2019 - 6:35:40 AM

Reports are that on Monday 27th May 2019, shortly after 11:00am, an American male along with family members onboard a vessel, were out snorkeling in waters near Peterson Cay, when the victim reportedly began having difficulties. He was assisted by family and crew members back into the vessel and transported to Grand Bahama where he was seen by EMS personnel and later pronounced dead by doctor at the Rand Memorial Hospital...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Wanted Suspect Arraigned - May 27, 2019 - 4:25:03 PM

Wanted Suspect Johnovan Smith age 27 years of #333 Young Husband Avenue, Freeport, Grand Bahama, was arraigned on Monday 27th May 2019, before Deputy Chief Magistrate Debbye Ferguson in Magistrate Court #1 on Attempted Murder charge. He was not require to enter a plea, a preliminary enquiry will be held on Monday 16th September 2019. Bail was denied and he was remanded to the Bahamas Department of Correctional Services...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Police investigating a traffic fatality on the island of San Salvador - May 26, 2019 - 6:38:53 PM

Police on the island of San Salvador are investigating a traffic crash Sunday, 26th May, 2019 which left an adult female dead.

According to reports, shortly after 12:00noon, a traffic crash occurred on Queen’s Highway near the community of Sandy Point, involving a champagne colour 2011 Hyundai Jeep and a black 2010 Nissan Note...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police are investigating the country’s latest homicide - May 26, 2019 - 4:50:44 PM

Police on New Providence are investigating a shooting incident, Sunday, 26th May, 2019 which left an adult male dead.

According to reports, shortly after 10:00am, a male was walking through a track road off Rupert Dean Lane, when he was approached by an armed man who shot him, before getting into a burgundy vehicle and speeding away. The victim was assisted to hospital by relatives and later pronounced dead...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Police on the island of Abaco are investigating a shooting incident that has left a male hospitalized. - May 26, 2019 - 9:28:19 AM

Reports are that on Saturday 25th May 2019 shortly before 9:00pm, police on the island of Abaco were called to the Marsh Harbour Health Clinic, where a male presented himself with a gunshot wound to the face. He reported that while in Murphy Town sitting in his vehicle, he was approached by a male known to him, who pointed a firearm in his direction, opened fire, hitting him in the face and fled. He was rushed to the Marsh Harbour Health Clinic via private vehicle and was seen by doctor who listed his injuries as serious, but stable. He was later airlifted to New Providence to seek further medical attention...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Police investigating shooting incident that has left a male hospitalized - May 25, 2019 - 6:00:08 PM

Reports are that on Saturday 25th May 2019 shortly after 1:00pm, police were called to Andros Drive, Hawksbill, where a male reported that while sitting in his vehicle, a male known to him and driving a light colored vehicle, fired a number of gunshots at him, hitting him to the chest area. EMS personnel were called to the scene and the victim was transported to the Rand Memorial Hospital via ambulance where he was seen by doctor and is said to be listed in serious but stable condition...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Stabbing Incident has left a male hospitalized - May 25, 2019 - 7:25:18 AM

An Eight Mile Rock resident is in police custody after he was arrested for a stabbing incident.

Reports are that on Friday 24th May 2019 shortly after 11:00pm, officers of the Mobile Division, while on mobile patrol in the Pine Dale, Eight Mile Rock area, discovered a male with stab wounds to the body near a business establishment. EMS Personnel were called to the scene and the male victim was taken to the Rand Memorial Hospital where he is listed in serious, but stable condition...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Murder suspect to be charged - Victim identified - Illegal firearm recovered - May 24, 2019 - 9:35:18 AM

Murder suspect to be charged: Police are pleased to announce that two adult males will be formally charged in Magistrate Court at 12:00 noon on Friday, 24th May, 2019 in connection with two homicide investigations...

Victim identified: Police have officially identified the male who was discovered dead on Sunday, 19th May, 2019 at Port New Providence, as Danny Roy Lee, 29 years of Great Britain. An autopsy will be performed to determine the exact cause of his death...

Illegal firearm recovered: According to reports, shortly after 6:00pm Thursday, 23rd May, 2019, Anti-Gang and Firearms Officers, acting on information conducted a search of a bushy area on Quarry Mission Road and recovered a 9 millimeter pistol and 4 rounds of ammunition...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Suspect arraigned on two counts of Attempted Murder - May 23, 2019 - 12:00:12 PM

Shawn Saunders age 47 years of #36 Perth Lane, South Bahamia, was arraigned on Thursday 23rd May 2019, before Deputy Chief Magistrate Debbye Ferguson in Magistrate Court #1, on (2) counts of Attempted Murder. He was not required to enter a plea, the matter was adjourned to the 5th September 2019 for trial. Bail was denied and he was remanded to the Bahamas Department of Correctional Services until trial...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
Police investigates shooting incident and armed robberies - Illegal firearm recovered - May 23, 2019 - 7:00:05 AM

Shooting incident: Police on the Island of New Providence are investigating a shooting incident Thursday, 23rd May, 2019, which left an adult male dead.

According to reports, shortly after 4:00am, an off duty reserve police officer heard a commotion that appeared to be coming from his property in the Fox Hill Community...

Armed robberies: Police on the Island of New Providence are seeking assistance in identifying and locating the men responsible for two armed robberies which occurred over night...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Wanted Suspect arraigned before Deputy Chief Magistrate - May 22, 2019 - 6:20:39 PM

Tavares Demonte Beckford aka”Foe” age 43 years of Domingo Height, New Providence was arraigned on Wednesday 22nd May 2019 before Deputy Chief Magistrate Debbye Ferguson in Magistrate Court #1 on the charges of Murder, Attempted Murder, Possession of Dangerous Drugs, (4) counts of Possession of Unlicensed Firearm, (2) counts of Possession of Ammunition with the intent to supply and (1) count of Possession of Ammunition...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Missing Persons
RBPF Missing: 15 yr. old Nadia Regis of Nassau, Bahamas - May 22, 2019 - 3:01:31 PM

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Police are seeking the public’s help in locating a juvenile female who has been reported missing by family members on Wednesday, 22nd May, 2019.

Missing is Nadia Regis, age 15 years of Meeting Street. Nadia reportedly, left home shortly after 4:00pm on Tuesday, 21th May, 2019 and has not been seen or heard from since.

She is described as being 4’4”tall, slim build with medium brown complexion...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Missing Persons
RBPF Missing: 13 yr. old Angel Knowles of Nassau, Bahamas - May 21, 2019 - 7:30:16 AM

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Police are seeking the public’s help in locating a juvenile female who has been reported missing by family members. 

Missing is Angel Knowles, age 13 years of #10 Kendall Avenue, South Beach. Angel reportedly, left home shortly before 9:00pm on Sunday, 19th May, 2019 and has not been seen or heard from since...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Police Investigates Plane Crash – Staniel Cay, Exuma - May 20, 2019 - 4:30:01 PM

Police are investigating a plane crash which occurred Monday, 20th May, 2019 at Staniel Cay, Exuma.

Reports are that shortly after 10:00am, Police on Staniel Cay, Exuma received a report that a plane had crashed at the airport. Upon arrival at that location, Officers discovered that a white 402 Cessna twin engine aircraft Registration CH6AAL had crashed into a chain link fence as it attempted to land. No one was injured....
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Stabbing Incident has left a male hospitalized - May 20, 2019 - 8:50:44 AM

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating a stabbing incident that has left a male hospitalized.

Reports are that on Monday 20th May 2019 shortly after 12:00am,  a male reported that while at Taino Beach, he and a male who is known to him, where involved in an altercation, the male then produced a knife and stabbed him to the abdomen...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Police are investigating 2 Shooting incidents that has left 2 males with injuries - May 18, 2019 - 9:00:47 AM

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating a shooting incident that has left a male with injuries.

Reports are that on Saturday 18th May 2019 shortly after 12:00am, a male reported to police that while at a business establishment on Queens Highway, he was involved in an altercation with another male who then produced a handgun and shot him several times to the body. He was taken to the Rand Memorial Hospital via private vehicle and seen by doctor. He is listed in stable condition...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF: Grand Bahama Police captures wanted fugitive and uncovers firearms - May 17, 2019 - 9:05:30 PM

Reports are that on Friday 17th May 2019 shortly after 3:00pm,  a team of officers in Abaco, acting on intelligence, went to an area in Murphy Town and discovered in bushes (16) packages of suspected marijuana, (7) .40 rounds of ammunition, (6) .38 rounds of ammunition, (108).45 rounds of ammunition, (2) .45 hollow tip rounds of ammunition, (35) .45 brass rounds of ammunition and (1) .45 magazine, altogether totaling (158) live rounds of ammunition...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF Abaco: Shooting Incident has left a male with injuries - May 17, 2019 - 5:18:55 PM


Reports are that on Friday 17th May 2019 shortly  before 11:00am, an argument ensued between two males while in the Pigeon Peas community, when one of the males withdrew a handgun and shot the other male several times about the body before fleeing the scene. The male victim was taken by private vehicle to the Abaco Health Centre and is said to be listed in stable condition.

Police are actively investigating this matter...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Dangerous Drug Arrest - May 17, 2019 - 8:35:38 AM

Reports are that on Thursday 16th May 2019 shortly after 8:00pm, a team of officers of the Eight Mile Rock Division, acting on information, went to an unoccupied building on Fire Hydrant Corner, Pine Dale, Eight Mile Rock, where they discovered in the ceiling two clear plastic bag containing 2.68 lbs. of suspected marijuana with a street value of $2,400.00. A 32 year old male was arrested and taken into police custody...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Police on the Island of Bimini make significant discovery of dangerous drugs and firearms - May 15, 2019 - 9:50:03 PM

Reports are that on Wednesday 15th May 2019 shortly after 12:00pm, police on the island of Bimini, acting on intelligence, went to a beach area just off Queens Highway, Alice Town, Bimini, where they discovered buried in the sand dune, (2) packages containing suspected marijuana, (4) packages of suspected cocaine, (1) 9mm pistol with (7) .9mm ammunition, (1) magazine, (1) Glock .9mm pistol with (21) .9mm ammunition and (1) extended magazine...

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