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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...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Long island male perishes in house fire - Jan 18, 2018 - 1:08:38 PM

Police on Long Island are investigation the circumstance surrounding a house fire in which a man perished, on Wednesday, 18th January, 2018. 

Shortly after 11:00pm, police were called to the scene of a house fire at Salt Pond, Long Island. With the assistance of residence, officers were able to extinguish the fire. A search was conducted of the interior of the burnt structure and the lifeless body of a male, which was burnt beyond recognition, was discovered... 
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF Abaco - Firearm and ammunition arrest - Jan 18, 2018 - 12:55:56 PM

A 23 year old male of Dundas Town, Abaco is in police custody after he was found in possession of an illegal firearm and ammunition.

Reports are that on Wednesday 17th January 2018 shortly after 10:00pm, officers arrest a 23 year old male in the Central Pines, Dundas Town area, after he was found in possession of a .380 pistol with a magazine containing six .380 live rounds of ammunition. He is expected to be arraigned before the Magistrate Court later this week...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF Abaco: Shooting incident - Jan 16, 2018 - 6:56:55 AM

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

Reports are that on Tuesday 16th January 2018, shortly before 1:00am, a male reportedly was standing in the area of a business establishment on Charles Sawyer Highway, when he was apparently shot to the leg...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Two decomposed bodies discovered in Abaco - Jan 13, 2018 - 11:51:25 PM

Police in Abaco are investigating the discovery of two badly decomposed bodies that were discovered on Saturday 13th January 2018.

Reports are that shortly before 3:00pm, police received information that a body was discovered in the S.C Bootle Highway area, some five minutes before Treasure Cay. Officers responded and upon further investigation they discovered two badly decomposed bodies...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Plane crash in Great Harbour Cay, Berry Islands - Jan 12, 2018 - 6:54:47 PM

Police are investigating a plane crash that has left one person with minor injuries on Friday, 12th January, 2018.

Reports are that shortly after 12:00noon , Police on Great Harbor Cay, Berry Islands received a report that a plane had crashed in swamp land, a short distance from the airport . Officers an d rescue personnel, responded to the call and upon arrival at the site, discovered that a twin engine Aztec aircraft Registration # N222AH...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Police investigates plane crash at Governors Harbour, Eleuthera Airport - Jan 10, 2018 - 1:05:35 PM

Police are investigating a plane crash that has left one male passenger with minor injuries, on Tuesday, 9th January, 2018.

Reports are that shortly after 8:00pm, police on Governors Harbour, Eleuthera, received a report that a plane had crashed at the airport. Upon arrival at that location, Officers discovered that , as a Pineapple Air Charter Flight from New Providence...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF Abaco: Possession of unlicensed firearms and ammunition - Jan 5, 2018 - 9:22:32 AM

Law Enforcement Officers arrest two American citizens after they were found in possession of illegal firearms and ammunition.

Reports are that on Thursday 4th January 2018, shortly before 4:00pm, Police, Customs and Defense Force officers went to a residence in Eastern Shores, Marsh Harbour, Abaco where they discovered (1) .22 pistol that contained (11) .22 ammunition, (591) .22 rounds of ammunition, and (1) air pistol...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF Abaco: Found firearm - Jan 2, 2018 - 8:06:33 AM

Police recover an illegal firearm off the streets in Abaco.

Reports are that on Sunday 31st December 2017 shortly after 4:00pm, Officers acting on information went to an area near the Fish Fry site off S.C Bootle Highway, Murphy Town, Abaco and discovered a silver and brown pistol. No arrest was made in this matter, police are actively investigating...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF Bimini: Illegal immigrants - Dec 31, 2017 - 7:29:08 PM

Police in Bimini took into custody (6) illegal Immigrants after they were discovered at a local resort on North Bimini.

Reports are that on Saturday 30th December 2017, shortly before 11:00am, officers of the Bimini Division acting on information went to a local resort and discovered (6) illegal immigrants, (5) males and (1) female all from Ecuador...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Police investigates fatal accident on Exuma - Dec 28, 2017 - 6:53:20 PM

Police are investigation an accident on the Island of Exuma, that has left a juvenile male dead on Thursday, 28th December, 2017.

Reports are that shortly after 11:00am, a male was assisting with hoisting a sail boat from the waters at the Government Dock in George Town, when the crane that was being used, snapped from the truck it was attached to...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: 1 man in custody in Eleuthera for drug possession - Dec 28, 2017 - 4:19:45 PM

Police took a male into custody following the seizure of a quantity of dangerous drugs on Wednesday, 27th December, 2017. 

Sometime around 2:00pm, officers from Eleuthera Division went to the settlement of Green Castle, Eleuthera, where they searched a home and property and recovered a quantity of marijuana...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF Abaco: Shooting incident suspects arraigned and firearm recovered - Dec 20, 2017 - 9:29:47 PM

Police in Abaco hauled two male suspects before the Magistrate Court for the shooting incident that occurred on Monday 18th December 2017.

The first suspect is Maxwell Robinson age 18 years of Dundas Town, Abaco. He was arraigned before the Magistrate Court in Abaco on Possession of a Firearm and Causing Harm charges. He pleaded guilty to Possession of a Firearm and not guilty to the Causing Harm charge. He was sentenced to ...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Additional marijuana fields uncovered in Andros - Dec 19, 2017 - 6:00:37 PM

An ongoing investigation led by the Drug Enforcement Unit assisted by US Drug Enforcement Agents, has resulted in the discovery of three additional marijuana fields in Andros on Monday, 18th December, 2017.

According to reports, shortly after 9:00am Drug Enforcement Unit Officers along with US Drug Enforcement Agents, returned to a nearby area in Owens Town, Andros where they uncovered three (3) marijuana fields. An estimated four thousand (4,000) marijuana plants were uprooted...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF Abaco: Shooting incident - Dec 19, 2017 - 12:26:02 PM

Police in Abaco are investigating a shooting incident that has left a 17 year old male with injuries.

Reports are that on Monday 18th December 2017 shortly before 10:00pm, a 17 year old male was reportedly at a basketball court in Dundas Town, Abaco when he was approached by another male who shot him before fleeing on foot. He was transported to a nearby clinic where he was seen by doctor. His injuries are not life threatening...

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