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Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: DEU Officers discover illegal ammunition and dangerous drugs - May 11, 2018 - 10:08:35 AM

In the first incident on Friday 11th May 2018, shortly after 11:00am, Drug Enforcement Unit Officers, acting on information, went to Alcester Road and conducted a search of an area where they discovered in a black plastic bag (50) .9mm rounds of ammunition and (50) .40 rounds of ammunition.

In the second incident, while in the area of Drake Avenue, officers acting on information, conducted a search of a track road in bushes where they discovered (2) clear plastic packages and a bag containing suspected marijuana...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
2 Grand Bahama males dead after shooting & stabbing incident - Apr 3, 2018 - 9:47:28 AM

Police in Grand Bahama, are investigating a shooting, and stabbing incident that has left two (2) males dead, and several persons with injuries.

Reports are, that on Monday 2nd April 2018, sometime after 7:00pm, police were called to the Xanadu beach area, where they received reports that an altercation occurred at a birthday party which resulted in several persons being stabbed and one (1) individual being shot...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Firearm and Dangerous Drugs Discovered in Grand Bahama - Mar 22, 2018 - 12:44:16 PM

Reports are that between Wednesday 21st March 2018 and Thursday 22nd March 2018, officers acting on information discovered a quantity of suspected marijuana in the areas of Midshipmen Road and the Grand Bahama Sporting Complex. Officers also while in the area of Frobisher Drive observed a group of men who on seeing the officers fled the area. Officers made check of the area and recovered a .357 revolver and (5) rounds of ammunition...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Operation Northern Strike - Mar 20, 2018 - 6:59:17 PM

Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Plan Priority #1, which speaks to the prevention and reduction of crime in our communities, on Tuesday 20th March 2018, shortly after 1:00am, Assistant Commissioner of Police Mr. Samuel Butler and Assistant Commissioner of Police Mr. Clayton Fernander, led an operation in Grand Bahama dubbed Operation Northern Strike. This included The Royal Bahamas Police Force, The Royal Bahamas Defense Force and our International Partners; Homeland Security Investigation, U.S Coast Guard, U.S Customs Border Protection...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Grand Bahama DEU seizes over 1 mil. in U.S currency - Dangerous drugs arrest - Mar 19, 2018 - 10:30:00 AM

In the first incident on Monday 19th March 2018, shortly after 12 midnight, Officers of the Drug Enforcement Unit and Rapid Response Unit, while armed with a search warrant went to a residence on Hampshire Drive, South Bahamia and discovered inside that residence over one million dollars in U.S currency...

In the second incident shortly after 3:00am on the same date, Officers of the Drug Enforcement Unit and Rapid Response Unit...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
4 males rescued at sea in Grand Bahama - Mar 11, 2018 - 10:32:41 PM

Reports are that shortly after 4:00am on Sunday 11th March 2018, police received information from the Bahamas Air Sea Rescue Association of a vessel in distress. The Royal Bahamas Police Force Marine Section, the Royal Bahamas Defense Force, along with Basra, conducted a search in the area of Great Stirrup Cay and located (4) males who were adrift, (3) Bahamians and (1) Honduran. Two adult males are reportedly still missing. The search will continue and police are actively investigating this matter...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Dangerous drugs arrest in Grand Bahama - Mar 10, 2018 - 7:50:12 AM

Officers of the Mobile Division took a male into police custody after he was found in possession of Dangerous Drugs on Friday 9th March 2018.

Reports are that shortly before 10:00pm, officers acting on information went to a business establishment on East Sunrise Highway, where a search was conducted and discovered a quantity of suspected marijuana. Officers arrested the 25 year old male of Manton Court, Freeport, Grand Bahama...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF: 2 firearms discovered in Grand Bahama - Mar 7, 2018 - 6:24:47 AM

In the first incident shortly before 2:00pm, a good citizen went into the Central Detective Unit Office and handed over to police a .38 revolver. The firearm was reportedly found in the area of Logwood Road.

In the second incident, Officers of the Drug Enforcement Unit acting on information, discovered a black pistol along with (2) rounds of 9mm ammunition in the area of Winchester Circle...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF GB: Found ammunition discovered by DEU officers - Mar 4, 2018 - 9:49:55 AM

Reports are that on Friday 2nd March 2018, shortly after 11:00pm, officers of the Drug Enforcement Unit, acting on information went to an area on Adventurers Way at an abandoned building and discovered a black cartridge containing (45) .9mm rounds of ammunition and an empty .45 magazine.

No arrest was made in this matter, Police are investigating...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Suspects arraigned on charges - Feb 24, 2018 - 10:30:18 AM

26 year old, Theodore Tanis of Russell Town, and 24 year old, Antonio Joseph of Pine Dale, both of Eight Mile Rock, were arraigned on Friday 23rd February 2018, before Deputy Chief Magistrate, Debbye Ferguson in Magistrate Court #1, on (2) two counts of Grievous Harm, and (1) one count of Attempted Murder. They pleaded Not Guilty, to the charges of Grievous Harm and were not required to enter a plea for the Attempted Murder...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Plane crash landing in Grand Bahama - Feb 22, 2018 - 11:00:56 PM

Police on Grand Bahama, are investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash landing, of an aircraft on Deep Water Cay.

Reports are, that shortly after 2:00pm, on Thursday 22nd February 2018, officers in Grand Bahama, received reports that, a single engine plane had crash landed on a dirt road, near Deep Water Cay landing dock East Grand Bahama...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Dangerous drugs - Feb 22, 2018 - 12:00:51 PM

Police on Grand Bahama, acting on information, are now in possession, of a quantity of dangerous drugs that were found.

Reports are, that shortly after 9:00pm, on Wednesday 21st February 2018, officers from the Rapid Response Unit, acting on information, went to Tangelo Court and Banyan Lane...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Stabbing incident leave 5 injured in Grand Bahama - Feb 19, 2018 - 11:24:42 PM

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating a stabbing incident that has left five men with injuries.

Reports are, that on Sunday 18th February 2018, shortly after 12:00am, police received information of a fight at a club in the Freeport area. Officers responded, and discovered that several young men, were involved in an altercation, which resulted in five of them being stabbed...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
18-yr-old in critical condition after Grand Bahama traffic accident - Feb 19, 2018 - 3:57:41 PM


Traffic accident: Police in Grand Bahama, are investigating a traffic accident that has left an 18 year old male, of Hepburn Town Eight Mile Rock, in critical condition at the Rand Memorial Hospital.

Reports are, that on Sunday 18th February 2018, shortly after 8:00pm, police were called to a traffic accident that occurred on Queens Highway, in the Deadmans Reef area, involving a gray Saturn Sedan with two (2) occupants. The 18 year old driver, lost control, ran off the road and over turned...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF: 55 drivers ticketed by traffic division officers in Grand Bahama - Feb 16, 2018 - 11:45:43 AM

Officers from the Traffic Division conducted a road check on East Sunrise Highway on Thursday 15th February 2018. Their efforts were intended to maintain road safety, minimize the number of road accidents, to show police presence, and to ensure that all road users are complying with the rules and regulations of the road. It was also to encourage and advise vehicle owners to collect their new license plates...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Police investigating a traffic fatality - Feb 9, 2018 - 6:24:06 PM

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating a traffic accident that has left a male dead on Friday 9th February 2018.

Reports are that shortly before 8:00am, a traffic accident occurred involving a 2001 blue and white Van Tour Bus that was travelling along Coral Road and Settlers Way, when it collided into a male pedestrian who was attempting to cross the street. The male pedestrian died at the scene...  
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF: Police investigating a traffic accident in Grand Bahama - Jan 31, 2018 - 8:35:34 PM

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating a traffic accident that has left a number of persons with injuries.

Reports are that on Wednesday 31st January 2018 shortly after 3:00pm, a traffic accident occurred off East Grand Bahama Highway, involving a yellow 1965 Mercedes Benz Unimog with (10) occupants, when the vehicle overturned. All occupants received minor and serious injuries and were taken to the Rand Memorial Hospital via EMS personnel...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF: Firearm Arrest In Grand Bahama - Jan 31, 2018 - 6:47:45 PM

Officers of the Rapid Response Unit took three males into custody after they were found in possession of an illegal firearm and ammunition.

Reports are that on Wednesday 31st January 2018 shortly before 5:00pm, Officers of Rapid Response while in the area of East Sunrise Highway, near a business establishment, took three males into custody after they were found in possession of a black 9mm pistol with two rounds of ammunition...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Police investigating a traffic fatality that has left a male dead. - Jan 27, 2018 - 5:50:33 PM

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating a traffic accident that has left a male dead.

Reports are that on Thursday 25th January 2018 shortly after 8:00am, police were called to a traffic accident at the junction on Grand Bahama Highway and Coral Road, which involved a red 2007 Nissan Cube with three occupants and a white 2001 Honda Accord with four occupants. Both vehicles sustained extensive damages...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Grand Bahama suspects arraigned for shopbreaking and stealing - Jan 22, 2018 - 3:00:52 PM

24 year old Jovan Opell Nixon of Holmes Rock was arraigned on Monday 22nd January 2018, before Deputy Chief Magistrate Debbye Ferguson in Magistrate Court #1 on (1) count of Stealing, (1) count of Shopbreaking and Possession of instrument for burglary. He pleaded guilty and was sentenced to 3 years at the Bahamas Department of Correctional services.

He was also arraigned before Magistrate Charlton Smith in Magistrate Court #2 on matters of Stealing, Shopbreaking and stealing from a shop...

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