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Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF: Grand Bahama: Firearm and ammunition arrest - Sep 24, 2017 - 12:01:15 PM

Officers of the Mobile Division in Grand Bahama arrest three males for possession of a firearm and ammunition.

Reports are that on Saturday 23rd September 2017 shortly after 1:00pm, Officers of the Mobile Division while on routine patrol in the area of Seahorse Plaza, observed a silver Honda Accord vehicle with three occupants acting suspicious. The vehicle then speed off, officers gave chase and with the assistance of another police unit...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Suspect arraigned - Sep 19, 2017 - 3:43:28 PM

Donnalee Musgrove age 50 years of Blue Marina, South Bahamia was arraigned on Tuesday 19th September 2017, before Magistrate Renkin Johnson in Magistrate Court #3 on (10) counts of Stealing by Reason of Service. She pleaded not guilty to all charges and the matter was adjourned to Wednesday 29th November 2017 for trial. She was remanded to the Bahamas Department of Correctional Services in New Providence...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Shooting incident - Sep 19, 2017 - 8:56:38 AM


Police in Grand Bahama are investigating a shooting incident that has left a 42 year old male hospitalized with serious injuries.

Reports are that on Monday 18th September 2017 shortly before 11:00pm, police were called to a business establishment on Coral Road where reports of gunshots were heard. Further investigation revealed that a group of males were gathered on the outside when a mask male brandishing a handgun opened fire, hitting the male about the body. He was transported to the Rand Memorial Hospital via private vehicle and is listed in serious condition...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Possession of dangerous drugs arrest - Sep 17, 2017 - 6:04:19 PM

Reports are that on Saturday 16th September 2017 shortly after 12:00pm, Officers of the Central Detective Unit while in the area of Weddell Avenue stopped a red 2009 Toyota Yaris vehicle for a traffic violation, when they uncovered a quantity of suspected marijuana. The male driver a Freeport resident was arrested and taken into police custody. He is expected to be formally arraigned before the Magistrate Court early next week.

Police are appealing to the public to share information on any illegal/suspicious activities in their communities, no matter how small or insignificant (the tip) may seem, members of the public are urged to anonymously contact the police at 919...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Found Drugs - Sep 13, 2017 - 9:01:47 AM


Reports are that on Tuesday 12th September 2017 shortly after 11:00am, Drug Enforcement Unit Officers acting on information went to an area in Royal Bahamia Estates in a building under construction and discovered three clear plastic bags each containing a quantity of suspected marijuana. No arrest was made in this matter, police are investigating.

Police are appealing to the public to share information on any illegal/suspicious activities in their communities, no matter how small or insignificant (the tip) may seem, members of the public are urged to anonymously contact the police at 919...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Police involved shooting incident - Dangerous drug arrest - Sep 6, 2017 - 8:03:31 AM

Police involved shooting incident:Police in Grand Bahama are investigating a shooting incident that has left a male dead.

Reports are that on Tuesday 5th September 2017 shortly before 8:00pm, police were called to the Pinders Point area where reports of a male brandishing a machete. Officers quickly responded and made several unsuccessful attempts to disarm the male. In the process the male inflicted injuries to himself and threatened other family members with the machete...

Dangerous drug arrest: Reports are that on Tuesday 5th September 2017 shortly after 3:00pm, Officers of the Drug Enforcement Unit acting on information proceeded to a bushy area in Coral Gardens, where officers discovered a plastic bag containing suspected marijuana...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Traffic fatality has left a male dead - Sep 2, 2017 - 12:03:42 AM

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

Reports are that on Friday 1st September 2017 shortly before 4:00pm, police were called to the Grand Bahama Highway in the area of the Domestic Terminal. A silver 2006 Audi A4 Sedan vehicle driven by a male was found in bushes with extensive damages. The lone male driver who is a Grand Bahama resident, received massive injuries to the body and succumbed to his injuries on scene. He was pronounced dead by doctor...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Suspect arraigned on (4) counts of armed robbery – Suspect arraigned on firearm and ammunition possession - Sep 1, 2017 - 3:23:09 PM

Suspect arraigned on (4) counts of armed robbery: Andy Taylor aka Andy Smith age 23 years of #4 Gambier Drive, Freeport, was arraigned on Thursday 31st August 2017, on (4) counts of Armed Robbery before Deputy Chief Magistrate Debbye Ferguson in Magistrate Court #1. He was not required to enter a plea as the matter is an indictable offence...

Suspect arraigned on firearm and ammunition possession: Eduardo Evans age 31 years of #52 Raleigh Drive, Freeport, was arraigned on Friday 1st September 2017, on (2) counts of Firearm and Ammunition possession before Deputy Chief Magistrate Debbye Ferguson in Magistrate Court #1...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Firearm and ammunition arrest - Opening of the new school year 2017/2018 - Aug 31, 2017 - 11:33:52 PM

Firearm and ammunition arrest: Police in Grand Bahama arrest a 31 year old male of Freeport, after he was found in possession of a firearm and ammunition on Thursday 31st August 2017.

Reports are that shortly after 10:00am, officers acting on information and while in the area of Explorers Way, stopped and searched a male and the surrounding areas where they uncovered a .45 Smith and Wesson pistol with a magazine containing (10) live rounds of ammunition...

Opening of the new school year 2017/2018:In keeping with the Commissioner’s Policing Plan for 2017, Grand Bahama and the Northern Bahamas District will conduct school point duties...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Suspects arraigned on murder and armed robbery charges - Aug 28, 2017 - 6:50:05 PM

Dwayne Belazaire age 30 years of Seagrape, Eight Mile Rock was arraigned on Murder charge before Magistrate Gwendolyn Claude in the Eight Mile Rock, Magistrate Court on Monday 28th August 2017. He was not required to enter a plea as the matter is an indictable offence. The matter will proceed by Voluntary Bill of Indictment and was adjourned to Wednesday November 15th 2017 for trial. He was remanded to the Bahamas Department of Correctional Services until trial.

This is in connection to a matter that occurred on Tuesday 14th February 2017 in Eight Mile Rock...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Shooting incident leaves a male dead - Grand Bahama Police are investigating - Aug 24, 2017 - 12:17:56 AM

Police are appealing to the public to share information on any illegal/suspicious activities in their communities, no matter how small or insignificant (the tip) may seem, members of the public are urged to anonymously contact the police at 919 or crime stoppers at 328-TIPS (8477) (New Providence) or 1-242-300-8476 (Family Islands)

Reports are that shortly before 10:00pm on Wednesday 23rd August 2017, police were called to the Yorkshire Drive area in South Bahamia, where they met a vehicle parked in front of a residence with a male inside suffering from...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Armed robbery at Grand Bahama business establishment - Aug 20, 2017 - 11:45:03 AM

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating an armed robbery that occurred on Saturday 19th August 2017.

Reports are that shortly after 3:00am, a male reported that while at a business establishment on East Sunrise Highway, he was accosted by three males one of whom was brandishing a firearm and robbed him of a black Chevy Impala vehicle and
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
GB Traffic fatality victims Identified - Dangerous drug arrest – Grand Bahama - Aug 14, 2017 - 5:50:57 PM

Grand Bahama traffic fatality victims Identified
  - Police in Grand Bahama have identified the victims of the traffic fatality that occurred on Monday 7th August 2017...

Dangerous drug arrest – Police in Grand Bahama arrest an 18 year old male of Gold Rock Creek, after he was found with a quantity of Dangerous Drugs on Monday 14th August 2017.
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
3 persons are dead following a traffic accident in Grand Bahama - Aug 7, 2017 - 7:22:11 PM

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Reports are that shortly after 1:00pm, police were called to a traffic accident on East Sunrise Highway and Gedney Drive that involved a 2006 GMC Sierra vehicle and a Silver Nissan Tiida. The occupants in the silver Nissan were all injured. One female passenger age 76 years succumbed at the scene, all other passengers were transported to the Rand Memorial Hospital where two other persons later succumbed to their injuries. The lone male driver in the 2006 GMC Sierra vehicle received minor injuries and was transported to the Rand Memorial Hospital via private vehicle...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Armed Robbery - Jul 22, 2017 - 9:02:24 AM

Police in Grand Bahama are also investigating a reported armed robbery that occurred on Friday 21st July 2017.

Reports are that shortly after 10:00pm, a male reported that while in the area of the International Bazaar, he was held up and robbed at gunpoint by an unknown male who robbed him of his cell phone and personal items before making good his escape on foot...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
3 Grand Bahamians taken into Police custody for firearm & ammunition possession - Jul 20, 2017 - 9:42:38 AM

Reports are that shortly after 2:00pm on Wednesday 19th July 2017, Drug Enforcement Officers while in the Lewis Yard area, had reason to searched a vehicle and discovered inside a black Ruger 9mm firearm with (10) rounds of ammunition. Two male occupants in that vehicle were arrested and taken into police custody.
Further investigations led Drug Enforcement Officers to a home in the Prospero Drive area where they uncovered an AK47 rifle with (5) 7.62 rounds of ammunition. A female of that resident was arrested and taken into police custody.

All persons are expected to be arraigned before the Magistrate Court this week.
Police are appealing to the public to share information on any illegal/suspicious activities in their communities, no matter how small or insignificant (the tip) may
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Full military funeral Sergeant 166 Wilfred Anthony Winters (retired). - Jul 20, 2017 - 9:36:32 AM

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A full military funeral service will be held for the late 166 Wilfred Anthony Winters on Friday 21st July 2017 at 11:00am at the St Pauls Methodist Church, East Sunrise Highway and Beachway Drive, Freeport, Grand Bahama.

Officiating will be Rev. Ken Lewis and Dr. Emmit Weir, assisted by Fr. Stephen Davies, Force Chaplin and other members of the Clergy.

Funeral arrangements are being handled by Rest View Memorial Mortuary & Crematorium Limited, Coral Road. The public viewing is on Thursday 20th July 2017.

Mr. Wilfred Winters joined the Royal Bahamas Police Force on August 14th 1978, where he was recruited in New Providence.

The greater part of his career in the Royal Bahamas Police Force was spent in Grand
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Stabbing incident in Freeport, Grand Bahama - Jul 12, 2017 - 10:12:45 AM

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

Reports are that on Tuesday 11th July 2017 shortly before 8:00pm, a male while at a residence in the area of Frobisher Drive, was stabbed multiple times to the body with a knife by another male. He was transported to the Rand Memorial Hospital via private vehicle where he was seen by doctor and is listed in serious condition...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Suspects Arraigned on Murder and Armed Robbery Charges - Jun 7, 2017 - 9:46:09 AM

Police in Grand Bahama arraigned two suspects on two separate matters before the Magistrate Court on Tuesday 6th June 2017.

The first suspect to be arraigned was Isiah Walkine age 23 years of Holmes Rock, Grand Bahama. He was arraigned before Magistrate Charlton Smith in Magistrate Court #2 on an armed robbery charge. He was not required to enter a plea and the matter was adjourned to the 1st August 2017 for a preliminary enquiry.

He was remanded to the Bahamas Department of Correctional Services in New Providence until trial...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
16-yr-old dead after stabbing incident in Eight Mile Rock, Grand Bahama - May 30, 2017 - 10:24:35 AM

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating the death of a 16 year old male on Monday 29th May 2017.

Reports are that shortly before 6:00pm, police were called to the Hanna Hill, Eight Mile Rock area, where they met a male with an apparent stab wound to the body. He was taken to the Rand Memorial Hospital via ambulance where he later succumbed to his injury.

Two males ages 26 and 19 are assisting police with their investigation into this matter...
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