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Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama investigate 2 drug matters - Jul 17, 2018 - 11:22:03 AM

In the first incident, on Monday 16th July 2018, shortly after 2:00pm, Officers of the Rapid Response Unit, while in the area of Fawcett Lane, arrested a 23 year old male of Raleigh Drive, after he was found in possession of a quantity of suspected marijuana.

In the second incident on the same date, shortly after 4:00pm, Officers of the Drug Enforcement Unit, acting on information and while in the area of the Casuarina Bridge, in bushes near the canal, discovered three taped packages of suspected marijuana. No arrest was made in this matter.

The estimated weight is 18.5 lbs. and has a street...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF: Police in Grand Bahama investigate 2 Separate drug matters - Jul 17, 2018 - 8:09:52 AM

In the first incident, on Monday 16th July 2018, shortly after 2:00pm, Officers of the Rapid Response Unit, while in the area of Fawcett Lane, arrested a 23 year old male of Raleigh Drive, after he was found in possession of a quantity of suspected marijuana.

In the second incident on the same date, shortly after 4:00pm, Officers of the Drug Enforcement Unit, acting on information and while in the area of the Casuarina Bridge, in bushes near the canal...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama Hit and run traffic fatality - Jul 15, 2018 - 6:24:47 PM

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating a Traffic Fatality that has left a male pedestrian dead

Reports are that on Sunday 15th July 2018, shortly before 5:00am, police were called to West Sunrise Highway, West of Yorkshire Drive, where they met the body of an unknown male laying in the road. EMS personnel arrived at that scene and reported no signs of life...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF: Grand Bahama police arrest (5) persons on 3 separate incidents - Jul 12, 2018 - 11:02:14 AM

In the first incident a male and female were arrested by officers of the Lucaya Division after they were found in possession of items that were stolen from a Resort on Princess Isle. Reports are that on Wednesday 11th July 2018 shortly after 10:00am, police received a stealing report at a local resort. Officers later arrested the suspects who were found in possession of all items.

In the second incident on the same date, shortly after 12:00pm, Officers of the Drug Enforcement Unit, arrest a male after he was found in possession of a quantity of marijuana and cocaine...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Possession of dangerous drugs - Stolen property recovered - Jul 8, 2018 - 3:24:20 PM

Possession of dangerous drugs with intent to supply arrest: Officers of Rapid Response arrest (9) males from the Philippines and Peru for Possession of Dangerous Drugs with the intent to supply...

Stolen property recovered and a male suspect arrested by police: Stella policing by officers of the Eastern Division and Rapid Response, resulted in the arrest of one male and the recovery of stolen items...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Illegal Immigrants apprehended in Grand Bahama - Jun 25, 2018 - 7:13:08 AM

(10) Illegal Immigrants apprehended by police in Grand Bahama.

Reports are that on Sunday 24th June 2018 shortly before 6:00pm, officers while patrolling on Lunar Boulevard, and acting on information, searched the bushes in the area and apprehended (4) adult Chinese men and (6) Ecuadorians; (3) adult males, (2) adult females and (1) child... 
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Possession of an Illegal Firearm and Ammunition Arrest - Jun 13, 2018 - 8:38:59 AM

Reports are that on Tuesday 12th June 2018 shortly after 10:00pm, officers of Rapid Response Unit, while armed with a search warrant, went to an apartment on Bass Lane where they discovered a black .380 pistol with a magazine containing six rounds of .380 ammunition. A 19 year old male was arrested and taken into police custody. He is expected to be arraigned before the Magistrate Court this afternoon...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: CDU officers arrest a male for possession of an unlicensed firearm and ammunition - Jun 12, 2018 - 5:54:08 PM

Reports are that on Tuesday 12th June 2018, shortly before 3:00pm, officers of the Central Detective Unit in Grand Bahama, while in the Lewis Yard area and acting on information, arrested a 37 year old male of Lewis Yard, after he was found in possession of a .45 pistol and magazine that contained seven live rounds of ammunition. He is expected to be arraigned before the Magistrate Court this week.

POLICE ARE APPEALING TO ANYONE WITH INFORMATION REGARDING ANY CRIME, NO MATTER HOW SMALL OR INSIGNIFICANT (THE TIP) MAY SEEM, TO ANONYMOUSLY CALL POLICE AT 919 OR CRIME STOPPERS AT 328-TIPS..
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Alleged suicide in West End, Grand Bahama - Jun 11, 2018 - 9:57:28 PM

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 45 year old male of West End, Grand Bahama.

Reports are that on Monday 11th June 2018, shortly after 4:00pm, police were called to a residence in West End, where a male was discovered at his residence hanging from the roof. Police and doctor from the West End community were called in, and he was pronounced dead at the scene...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: 3 males arrested for stolen vehicles in two separate incidents - Found drugs - Jun 10, 2018 - 7:30:14 AM

3 males arrested for stolen vehicles in two separate incidents: In the first incident, on Saturday 9th June 2018, shortly before 1:00pm, officers of the Mobile Division, acting on information saw a vehicle with two males wanted by the Central Detective Unit for stolen vehicles. Officers gave chase and while in the area of Grenfell Avenue they were able to arrest both suspects...

Found drugs: Reports are that on Saturday 9th June 2018, shortly after10:00am, officers of the Central Detective Unit acting on information, went to an area on Frobisher Drive where they searched a derelict vehicle and discovered two plastic bags containing a quantity ofsuspected marijuana...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Possession of unlicensed firearm and ammunition - Jun 9, 2018 - 10:27:17 AM

Officers of Operation Clean Sweep, shortly after 12:00am on Saturday 9th June 2018, and armed with a search warrant, proceeded to a resident on Sunridge Road, where they discovered a black and chrome .357 revolver with (10) live rounds of .357 ammunition that was hidden in a 1996 Toyota Corolla vehicle parked at that residence. He was taken into police custody and is expected to be arraigned before the Magistrate Court in Freeport early next week...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Grand Bahama Drowning incident - 3 arrestes for drug possession and warrants of arrest - Jun 2, 2018 - 8:12:59 PM

Drowning incident: Police in Grand Bahama are investigating a drowning incident that has left a male dead.

Reports are that on Saturday 2nd June 2018, shortly before 4:00pm, police were called to the Fortune Bay area, Black Beards Beach...

Officers from the rapid response unit arrest three persons on drug possession and warrants of arrest: Reports are that on Friday 1st June 2018, Officers of the Rapid Response Unit, armed with search warrants, arrested three persons on various offences...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Possession of dangerous drugs with the intent to supply arrest - May 30, 2018 - 6:41:53 AM

Mobile Division Officers arrest (5) males after they were found in Possession of Dangerous Drugs.

Reports are that on Tuesday 29th May 2018, shortly before 1:00pm, Officers of the Mobile Division, acting on information and armed with a search warrant, proceeded to a residence on Albacore Street, where they discovered a quantity of suspected marijuana and cash...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Operation Thunder Sweep - May 26, 2018 - 8:09:27 PM

In keeping with the Commissioner’s Policing Plan for 2018, priority‘s #1, Officers of the Grand Bahama District, under the command of Assistant Commissioner of Police Mr. Samuel Butler, took (5) males into custody, after they were found in possession of illegal Firearms, Ammunition and Dangerous Drugs.

Reports are that on Friday 25th May 2018, shortly after 11pm, three males were arrested in the Eight Mile Rock area after a black .40 pistol with (8) rounds of ammunition were discovered in a 2007 Nissan Note that they were driving...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Shooting - Dangerous drug arrest - May 23, 2018 - 7:34:22 AM

Shooting incident: Police in Grand Bahama are investigating a shooting incident that has left a male hospitalized.

Reports are that on Tuesday 22nd May 2018, shortly after 11:00pm, police were called to the Deadman’s Reef area, where a male had reportedly just arrived at home in his vehicle with two other passengers, when he was accosted by two males, both brandishing a firearm...

Dangerous drug arrest:Two males and a female, all from Grand Bahama, are in police custody after they were arrested for Possession of Dangerous Drugs with the intent to Supply and Taking Preparatory Steps to export Dangerous Drugs.
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Traffic Fatality - May 22, 2018 - 3:41:09 PM

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

Reports are that on Tuesday 22nd May 2018, shortly before 7:00am, police were called to a traffic accident on Queens Highway, West End, Grand Bahama, in the area of Pelican Lake, involving a silver four door 2008 Honda Fit driven by a lone male driver...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF: 3 males arraigned in the magistrate court in Grand Bahama - May 22, 2018 - 2:45:51 PM

Cornel Beckles age 19 years of Tamarind Street was arraigned before Magistrate Charlton Smith in Magistrate Court #2 on Attempted Murder charge. He was not required to enter a plea as the matter is an indictable offence. The case was adjourned to Tuesday 14th August 2018, for trial. He was remanded to the Bahamas Department of Correctional Services...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: DEU Officer uncover illegal firearm and ammunition - May 22, 2018 - 7:15:38 AM

Reports are that on Sunday 20th May 2018, shortly after 10:00pm, Officer of the Drug Enforcement Unit, while in the area of the Murchison Drive, in a private vehicle, observed a male acting suspicious near a derelict vehicle. The officer then proceeded to the area, and discover a .45 pistol with a magazine containing (7) .45 ammunition. The unknown male made good his escape on foot.

Investigation is continuing in this matter...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Traffic Fatality - May 19, 2018 - 7:37:56 AM

Reports are that on Saturday 19th May 2018, shortly before 4:00am, police were called to the East Mall Drive and Explorers Way area, where a grey GMC truck that was apparently travelling south on East Mall Drive on the east bound lane, with two occupants, had collided into a tree. The male driver was taken to hospital in stable condition and the female passenger died on scene.

Police are investigating and are appealing to the motoring public, to drive within the speed limit, and to always buckle up...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF: 3 males arrested for possession of marijuana plants in Grand Cay - May 16, 2018 - 6:19:25 AM

Reports are that on Tuesday 15th May 2018 shortly before 11:00am, police in Grand Cay, while on enquiries on Percy Rolle Highway, Grand Cay, at a residence, officers discovered (13) suspected marijuana plants and later arrested (3) males, all of Grand Cay.

All plants were collected and investigation will continue in this matter...


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