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...
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...
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...
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
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.
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...
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.
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...
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
No arrest was made in this matter, Police are investigating...
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
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.
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
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.
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...
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.
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...
18-yr-old in critical condition after Grand Bahama traffic accident
- Feb 19, 2018 - 3:57:41 PM
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...
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...
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.
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...
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.
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...
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.
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...
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.
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...
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.
was also arraigned before Magistrate Charlton Smith in Magistrate Court
#2 on matters of Stealing, Shopbreaking and stealing from a shop...
RBPF Grand Bahama: Sudden death of an American Citizen on board a cruise ship - Dangerous drug arrest
- Jan 20, 2018 - 9:50:24 AM
Sudden death of an American Citizen on board a cruise ship:
Police in Grand Bahama are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of an American visitor on board a Cruise Line.
are that on Friday 19th January 2018, shortly after 12midday, officers
received information of a sudden death on board a cruise line that
travelled from Florida to the Bahamas. Officers of the Central Detective
Unit responded and while on board were shown the lifeless body of an
Dangerous drug arrest:
A 34 year old male of Grand Bahama is in police custody after he was found in possession of a quantity of dangerous drugs...
2 Grand Bahama juveniles arraigned for murder in Magistrate's Court
- Jan 11, 2018 - 8:00:12 PM
Two male juveniles’ ages 15 and 16 years, both of Freeport, Grand
Bahama, were arraigned before Magistrate Renkin Johnson in Magistrate
Court #3 on Murder charges. The 15 year old was arraigned on the murder
that occurred on January 4th 2018 and the 16 year old was arraigned on
the murder that occurred on the 1st January 2018.
They both were
arraigned on Possession of Firearm and Ammunition charges. They will
appear before the Juvenile Panel for all charges on January 25th 2018...