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Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Police are investigating the discovery of a female body found in a vehicle - Jul 17, 2019 - 12:20:00 PM

Reports are that on Wednesday 17th July 2019, shortly after 8:00am, police were called to a business establishment on East Beach Drive where the body of a female with stab wounds was discovered in the trunk of a vehicle. Emergency Medical Personnel were called to the scene and reported no signs of life.

Police are aggressively investigating this matter and are appealing to the general public for any information that can assist with this investigation, to contact them at telephone numbers 350-3107 thru12, 911/919 or call your nearest police station...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Police investigatiing an armed robbery and a homicide - Jul 14, 2019 - 8:50:51 AM

Reports are that shortly before 2:00am, police were called to a business establishment on the Mall Drive, where two armed males entered that establishment, held everyone at bay and robbed them of personnel items before making good their escape on foot.

Shortly thereafter, around 2:30am on the same date, police were called to the West Atlantic Drive area, where a male was found lying on the ground with gunshot wounds to the abdomen and back...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama : Dangerous Drugs Arrest - Jul 12, 2019 - 7:15:51 AM

Reports are that on Thursday 11th July 2019 shortly after 6:00am, officers of the Drug Enforcement Unit, while at a resident on Shannon Drive, discovered 4.42 lbs. of suspected marijuana. Two males and a female who reside at that resident were arrested and taken into police custody...

Reports are that on Thursday 11th July 2019, shortly before 9:00pm, officers of the Eight Mile Rock Division, while armed with a search warrant, went to a resident in Jones Town, Eight Mile Rock and discovered (27) .40 hollow tip ammunition...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Police are investigating a shooting incident has left 2 adult males with injuries - Jul 7, 2019 - 6:30:38 AM

According to reports, on Sunday 7th July 2019, shortly before 4:00am, police were called to a business establishment on East Sunrise Highway where it is reported that a lone gunman opened fire hitting two males. One of the males sustained injuries to the upper body and the other to the lower body. They were both transported to the Rand Memorial Hospital via Emergency Medical Services. Both victims are listed in serious condition...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Shooting incident that has left 2 females with injuries - Jul 4, 2019 - 8:45:42 AM

Reports are that on Thursday 4th July 2019, shortly after 2:00am, police were called to the East Sunrise Highway area, where it was reported that a male armed with a firearm shot two females. They both sustained injuries to the leg area and were transported to the Rand Memorial Hospital via private vehicle and ambulance. They are both reported to be in stable condition.

Police are appealing to the general public for any information that can assist them in this investigation, to give them a call at telephone numbers 350-3107 thru 12, 911/919 or call your nearest police station...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF: Traffic Fatality has left a male dead - Jul 3, 2019 - 10:25:31 AM

Reports are that on Sunday 30th June 2019, police were called to the East Sunrise Highway area, where a male was struck by a black Honda Civic vehicle travelling east on East Sunrise Highway and failed to stop. Police and EMS personnel were called to the scene. The pedestrian was taken to the Rand Memorial Hospital where he was seen by doctor who listed his injuries as serious. Police later located the black Honda Civic vehicle and the 26 year old driver who is from Grand Bahama...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Possession of Dangerous Drugs Arrest - Jul 2, 2019 - 9:14:04 AM

Reports are that on Monday 1st July 2019 shortly after 9:00pm, officers of the Rapid Response Unit, while on routine patrol in the area of East Sunrise Highway and Seahorse Road, attempted to pull over a grey Honda Accord as a result of a traffic infraction. The vehicle refused to stop and officers observed a container being thrown out of the vehicle and retrieve the item, where it was discovered to contain suspected marijuana. The vehicle was pulled over and two males both of Freeport, Grand Bahama were arrested...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Police seek public's assistance in locating a male culprit responsible for an armed robbery - Jun 29, 2019 - 8:06:49 AM

Reports are that shortly after 4:00pm, police responded to a call, that a lone male had walked into a business establishment on Yellow Pine Street, armed with a handgun and demanded money from the cashier and a customer. Both persons complied and he made good his escape on a bicycle.

Police are actively investigating this matter and are appealing to the general public for any information that can assist with this investigation...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: American Eagle Airline safely lands in Grand Bahama - Jun 26, 2019 - 3:28:18 PM

Reports are that on Wednesday 26th June 2019 shortly before 10:00am, police received information that an American Eagle Airline flight 1963, that left Charlotte, North Carolina, en route to Punta Tana, Dominican Republic with (109) passengers on board including crew, began experiencing  difficulties and as a precautionary measure, made an emergency landing at the Grand Bahama International Airport...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF:Grand Bahama male arrested for undeclared cash - Jun 26, 2019 - 9:20:12 AM

Reports are that on Tuesday 25th June 2019, shortly after 12:00pm, a joint operation between officers of the Royal Bahamas Police Force and Bahamas Customs at the Freeport Harbour, resulted in the arrest of a male of Eleuthera Drive, Hawksbill, who had travelled on board the M/V Baleria from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, where it was discovered concealed in the lining of his carryon luggage...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Suspect pleads guilty to Solomon's Breaking in Grand Bahama - Jun 25, 2019 - 6:46:40 PM

Reports are that on Tuesday 25th June 2019, accused Jermaine Steven Moss age 35 years of Deadmans Reef Section “D” was arraigned before Deputy Chief Magistrate Debbye Ferguson in Magistrate Court #1 and pleaded guilty to (5) counts of criminal charges relative to the Solomon’s breaking, (2) counts of causing damage relative to Garvy Tool trucks and (1) count of causing damage relative to B&B trucking...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Police in Grand Bahama arraigned two suspects on Murder and Firearm possession charges - Jun 24, 2019 - 2:50:05 PM

Reports are that on Monday 24th June 2019, a 17 year old juvenile of Martin Town, Eight Mile Rock was arraigned before Deputy Chief Magistrate Debbye Ferguson in Magistrate Court #1 on Murder charge. He was not required to enter a plea and the matter was adjourned to the 13th August 2019 to be heard before the Juvenile Panel. He was remanded to the Bahamas Department of Correctional Services until trial...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Illegal firearm arrest - Jun 22, 2019 - 7:50:17 AM

Reports are that on Saturday 22nd June 2019 shortly after 3:00am, officers of the Northeastern Division, Mobile Unit and the Central Detective Unit, acting on information, proceeded to a business establishment on East Sunrise Highway, where they arrested a 31 year old male of Scott Avenue, who was found in possession of a .9mm glock pistol with (1) magazine containing (11) rounds of .9mm ammunition...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF: Police in Grand Bahama investigates shopbreaking - Jun 14, 2019 - 12:10:59 PM


Reports are that on Friday 14th June 2019 shortly after 6:00am, police were called to a well-known business establishment on Queens Highway, where culprits break and entered the southern entrance door to that establishment and removed an ATM machine, property of First Caribbean Bank (CIBC).

Police are assiduously investigating this matter and are appealing to the general public for any information, no matter how minute the information may seem, to call the Central Detective Unit in Grand Bahama at telephone numbers 350-3107 thru12...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Police in search of armed gunman who robbed a business establishment - Jun 5, 2019 - 12:45:21 PM

Police in Grand Bahama need your assistance in locating an armed gunman who robbed a business establishment in the Freeport area.

Reports are that on Tuesday 4th June 2019 shortly before 11:00pm, an armed male reportedly entered a business establishment on the Mall Drive and robbed the cashier of an undetermined amount of cash before fleeing the area...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF: Human remains discovered in building fire in Grand Bahama - Jun 5, 2019 - 12:11:40 PM

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating the circumstances surrounding the cause of a building fire that has claim the life of its occupant(s).

Reports are that on Wednesday 5th June 2019 shortly after 3:00am, officers of the Fire Department were called to a home in the Emerald Bay area that was completely engulfed in flames. Officers extinguished the flames and discovered human remains in the ashes....
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Drugs and Human Smuggling foiled by Law Enforcement Officers - Jun 4, 2019 - 7:30:59 AM

Reports are that on Monday 3rd June 2019 shortly before 11:00pm, officers of the Royal Bahamas Police Force and Immigration Department in collaboration and acting on information, proceeded  in police vessel to the canal area off Flamingo Lane situated off Swan Drive, where they boarded a blue and white fishing vessel and apprehended (4) Haitian nationals and (3) Brazilian nationals. A search was conducted of the vessel and officers uncovered 20lbs. of suspected marijuana...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Armed robbery - Operation Night Life - May 30, 2019 - 9:24:12 AM

Police seek assistance in locating a male culprit, responsible for an armed robbery : Reports are that on Thursday 30th May 2019, shortly after 12:00am, a lone mask gunman reportedly entered the parking lot of a business establishment, held up and robbed the employees of cash, jewelry and other personnel items before fleeing on foot.

Police are investigating this matter and are appealing to the general public for any information that can assist in this investigation...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Police investigating an armed robbery - Operation Quiet Storm - May 29, 2019 - 8:35:20 AM

Armed robbery: Reports are that on Tuesday 28th May 2019, shortly before 9:00pm, two males, one armed with a handgun, entered a business establishment on Kennedy Drive, and demanded cash from the cashier, to which he received and fled the area on foot...

Operation Quiet Storm: Reports are that on Tuesday 28th May 2019 shortly before 3:00pm, officers of the Central Division and Rapid Response, while armed with a search warrant, entered a home on Redwood Lane, where they discovered a quantity of suspected marijuana. Three males were arrested and taken into police custody...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Suspect arraigned on Attempted Murder Charge - May 28, 2019 - 12:40:57 PM

Marco Smith age 32 years of Hanna Hill, Eight Mile Rock was arraigned on Tuesday 28th May 2019 before Magistrate Gwendolyn Claude in the Eight Mile Rock, Magistrate Court, on Attempted Murder charge. He was not required to enter a plea, a preliminary enquiry will commence on the 7th September 2019. This matter is expected to proceed by Voluntary Bill of Indictment. He was denied bail in the Magistrate Court and was remanded to the Bahamas Department of Correctional Services until trial...
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