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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...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Firearms and ammunition found in Bimini - Feb 22, 2018 - 3:03:42 PM

Police on Bimini, acting on information, are now in possession of two (2) firearms, and an assorted amount of ammunitions, that were found.

Reports are, that shortly after 10:00pm, on Wednesday 21st February 2018, officers from the Bimini Division, acting on information, searched a derelict vehicle, where a bag was found. While searching this bag, an AK 47 Assault Rifle, and a .40 pistol, was found along with a large amount of assorted ammunitions...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Dangerous drugs found in South Bimini - Feb 21, 2018 - 7:50:47 PM

Police on the Island of Bimini, acting on information, are now in possession of a quantity of dangerous drugs that was found.

Reports are, that shortly after 10:00am, on Wednesday 21st February 2018, officers acting on information, went to an area on Alice Town, South Bimini where the discovery of a quantity of suspected marijuana was handed over to them. The suspected marijuana weight, is 2 pounds 4 ounces, with a street value of $2,300.00 two thousand three hundred dollars. No arrest was made in this matter...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Dangerous drugs found in Bimini abandoned building - Feb 16, 2018 - 11:55:15 AM

Police in Bimini are investigating the discovery of a quantity of Dangerous Drugs.

Reports are that on Thursday 15th February 2018, shortly after 3:00pm, officers of the Bimini Division went to an area in Alice Town, Queens Highway North Bimini, where they discovered in an abandoned building a clear plastic bag containing a quantity of suspected Dangerous Drugs namely cocaine...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF Abaco: Found Dangerous Drugs - Feb 12, 2018 - 6:48:45 AM

Police in Abaco are investigating the discovery of a quantity of Dangerous Drugs.

Reports are that on Sunday 11th February 2018, shortly after 6:00pm, police received information of the discovery of a suspicious package along the beach area on Crossing Rock, Abaco. Officers responded and discovered (5) packages weighing (8) pounds of suspected hash oil and valued at $16,000. No arrest was made in this matter and police are investigating...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Mudd resident arraigned on arson charges in Abaco - Jan 31, 2018 - 7:00:19 PM

Albury Alfred age 42 years of the Mudd, was arraigned on Wednesday 31st January 2018, before Magistrate Ancella Evans at the Magistrate Court in Marsh Harbor, Abaco, on (10) ten counts of Arson. He was not required to enter a plea and the matter was adjourned to the 15th March 2018 for trial.

This is in connection to the incident reported to police on Sunday 28th January 2018 in Marsh Harbor, Abaco.
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Structural fire in Abaco - Jan 29, 2018 - 6:45:53 AM

Police are investigating the cause of a large structural fire in the Mudd, Abaco.

Reports are that on Sunday 29th January 2018 shortly after 6:00am, police were called to the eastern area of the Mudd in Marsh Harbor, Abaco, where they met a large fire that had engulfed many homes...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Police seek armed robbery suspect in Abaco - Jan 27, 2018 - 8:46:58 AM

Police in Abaco are searching for a male who robbed a female of cash and personal items.

Reports are that on Friday 26th January 2018 shortly before 11:00am, a female was reportedly robbed of cash and personal items by a male armed with a knife, while at a parking lot of a business establishment on Fire Road, Abaco. The male culprit then fled on foot...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Discovery and seizure of marijuana field, three bahamian males arrested in Abaco - Jan 22, 2018 - 4:39:43 PM

Police in Abaco discovered a large marijuana field on Monday 22nd January 2018.

Reports are that shortly after 1:00pm, officers acting on information went to an area off S.C Bootle Highway in Marsh Harbor, Abaco, where they discovered a marijuana field with approximately 3,103 plants, ranging between three inches to four feet in height. The plants has a street value of 1.5 million dollars...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Second body recovered in Bimini waters on Sunday - Jan 22, 2018 - 10:18:14 AM

Reports are that on Sunday 21st January 2018 shortly after 4:00pm, police received information that the body of a black male was seen floating some 50ft off shore in an area near Bailey Town. The body was recovered and was identified as the other missing male, who was reported missing and last seen sitting in a small boat anchored at the rear of a business establishment on Wednesday 17th January 2018. 

The lifeless body of the other male was recovered on Thursday 18th January 2018. An autopsy will be performed to determine the exact cause of death...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF Abaco: Police involved shooting, suspect dead, weapon recovered - Jan 19, 2018 - 9:30:35 AM

One male suspect is dead after he confronted police armed with a firearm in the Central Pines, Abaco area.

Reports are that on Friday 19th January 2018, shortly after midnight, police were called to a business establishment in the Central Pines area, where it was reported that a male armed with a firearm was discharging into the crowd...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Police in Bimini are investigating an apparent drowning and a missing person - Jan 18, 2018 - 10:16:59 PM

According to reports on Wednesday 17th January 2018 shortly before 8:00pm, police received a report of two males who were reportedly sitting in a small boat anchored at the rear of a business establishment and have not been seen since. 

A search was conducted by Law Enforcement Officials and Basra. On Thursday 18th January 2018 shortly after 8:00am, the lifeless body of one male was discovered in waters in the area of the Bimini Harbor. A search will continue for the other male...

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