RBPF: Alleged Drowning in Abaco
- Jul 17, 2019 - 5:50:18 PM
Reports are that shortly before 2:00pm, an American female, a home owner
in Green Turtle Cay, Abaco, while swimming with her two grandsons in
waters on Gilliam Bay Beach, Green Turtle Cay, was reportedly caught in a
rip current. Persons nearby rescued the two boys and the victim who was
brought to shore. CPR was administered to the female by local
RBPF Nassau: Police investigate alleged drowning on the island of Eleuthera
- Jul 17, 2019 - 10:09:00 AM
Police on the island of Eleuthera are investigation an alleged
drowning Tuesday, 16th July, 2019 which has left an adult male dead.
to reports, shortly before 6:00pm, a group of young men were walking
along the water’s edge in Hatchet Bay, Eleuthera, when they decided to
jump into the water. One of the men, when he surfaced, called out for
help, but became submerged a second time...
RBPF: Police investigates boating accident on Exuma Island
- Jul 15, 2019 - 6:20:13 AM
Police on the island of Exuma are investigating a boating accident,
Sunday, 14th July, 2019 which has left an adult American male detained
According to reports, shortly
before 5:00pm, a tour boat was sailing in Elizabeth Harbour, George
Town, when the captain felt something hit the rear of the boat. He and
others made a check of the water and discovered a male with injuries to
RBPF: American Tourist bitten by shark, airlifted to New Providence
- Jul 5, 2019 - 8:40:43 AM
Reports are that on Thursday 4th July 2019, around 5:30pm police on
Guana Cay,became aware of a shark bite incident, involving a 32 year old
American Tourist from Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The victim was an
occupant on board a 41 ft. Bahama Craft along with two other Americans,
snorkeling in waters off Nippers Beach, Guana Cay, when he was bitten by
RBPF Abaco: Firearm Recovered
- Jun 11, 2019 - 9:00:19 AM
Reports are that on Monday 10th June 2019, shortly after 2:00pm,
officers in the Abaco District, acting on information, went to the
Pigeon Pea Village area, just off Crockett Drive, where they searched an
abandoned building and discovered an 18 inch barrel Remington .22
Investigation will continue...
Abaco police are investigating a traffic fatality that has left a male dead
- Jun 6, 2019 - 11:24:25 AM
Reports are that on Thursday 6th June 2019 shortly after 6:00am, police
were called to Forrest Drive, Abaco, where a black Mazda vehicle and a
red and black Honda motorcycle were involved in a head on collision. The
driver of the motorcycle, a 35 year old male of Abaco died at the
scene. The driver and passenger of the Mazda vehicle, both resident of
Marsh Harbour, Abaco, were taken to the Marsh Harbour Medical Center
with non-life threatening injuries...
RBPF: Armed Robbers captured in Abaco
- Jun 6, 2019 - 7:10:30 AM
Reports are that on Wednesday 5th June 2019 shortly after 10:00am,
an armed culprit while in the Treasure Cay area, held up and robbed a
female of her handbag that contain personal items before fleeing the
area in a dark colored vehicle.
Officers of the
Abaco District, acting on information proceeded to the Farm Road and
Sand Bank area where they arrested two male suspects and recovered a
dark colored vehicle and the victim’s handbag along with personal items...
RBPF: Three Mexican nationals arrested in Bimini
- Jun 2, 2019 - 7:54:36 PM
Reports are that on Sunday 2nd June 2019 shortly before 3:00am, police
were called to a resort on the island of Bimini where it was reported
that a group of Mexican nationals all males, were involved in an
altercation with a Dominican national (male). The Dominican national was
reportedly beaten about the body. He was taken to the Bimini Clinic
where he was seen by doctor and is listed in serious condition. He was
later airlifted to New Providence for further medical attention...
RBPF: Police investigates accident on the island of Eleuthera which left a child in hospital
- Jun 1, 2019 - 12:21:53 PM
Police on the island of Eleuthera are investigating a traffic
mishap Friday, 31st May, 2019 which has left a child detained in
According to reports, shortly after
5:00pm, a resident of Green Castle, arrived at home with a male child.
He secured the vehicle, leaving the child inside and got into another
vehicle. As he was reversing, he heard the child screaming....
RBPF: Dangerous drug arrest in Abaco
- May 29, 2019 - 6:00:43 AM
Two males are in police custody after they were found in possession of dangerous drugs in Abaco
are that on Tuesday 28th May 2019 shortly after 7:00pm, a team of
officers, acting on information, went to a residence in Spring City,
where they arrested two males for possession of dangerous drugs and
cultivation of marijuana plants. They are expected to be formally
arraigned before the Magistrate Court this week...
Bimini police investigating fire at BPL
- May 28, 2019 - 9:37:12 AM
Reports are that on Monday 27th May 2019 shortly before 9:00pm, police
were alerted of a fire at the power plant of Bahamas Power and Light
Company on North Bimini. Officers and members of the Bimini Volunteer
Firefighters along with volunteers from Bimini Resort and the community,
assisted in extinguishing the fire that destroyed two (2) main engines
of the power plant. Residents residing on North and South Bimini were
without power services...
RBPF: Police investigating a traffic fatality on the island of San Salvador
- May 26, 2019 - 6:38:53 PM
Police on the island of San Salvador are investigating a traffic crash Sunday, 26th May, 2019 which left an adult female dead.
to reports, shortly after 12:00noon, a traffic crash occurred on
Queen’s Highway near the community of Sandy Point, involving a champagne
colour 2011 Hyundai Jeep and a black 2010 Nissan Note...
RBPF: Police on the island of Abaco are investigating a shooting incident that has left a male hospitalized.
- May 26, 2019 - 9:28:19 AM
Reports are that on Saturday 25th May 2019 shortly before 9:00pm,
police on the island of Abaco were called to the Marsh Harbour Health
Clinic, where a male presented himself with a gunshot wound to the face.
He reported that while in Murphy Town sitting in his vehicle, he was
approached by a male known to him, who pointed a firearm in his
direction, opened fire, hitting him in the face and fled. He was rushed
to the Marsh Harbour Health Clinic via private vehicle and was seen by
doctor who listed his injuries as serious, but stable. He was later
airlifted to New Providence to seek further medical attention...
RBPF: Police Investigates Plane Crash – Staniel Cay, Exuma
- May 20, 2019 - 4:30:01 PM
Police are investigating a plane crash which occurred Monday, 20th May, 2019 at Staniel Cay, Exuma.
are that shortly after 10:00am, Police on Staniel Cay, Exuma received a
report that a plane had crashed at the airport. Upon arrival at that
location, Officers discovered that a white 402 Cessna twin engine
aircraft Registration CH6AAL had crashed into a chain link fence as it
attempted to land. No one was injured....
RBPF Abaco: Shooting Incident has left a male with injuries
- May 17, 2019 - 5:18:55 PM
are that on Friday 17th May 2019 shortly before 11:00am, an argument
ensued between two males while in the Pigeon Peas community, when one of
the males withdrew a handgun and shot the other male several times
about the body before fleeing the scene. The male victim was taken by
private vehicle to the Abaco Health Centre and is said to be listed in
Police are actively investigating this matter...
RBPF: Police on the Island of Bimini make significant discovery of dangerous drugs and firearms
- May 15, 2019 - 9:50:03 PM
Reports are that on Wednesday 15th May 2019 shortly after 12:00pm,
police on the island of Bimini, acting on intelligence, went to a beach
area just off Queens Highway, Alice Town, Bimini, where they discovered
buried in the sand dune, (2) packages containing suspected marijuana,
(4) packages of suspected cocaine, (1) 9mm pistol with (7) .9mm
ammunition, (1) magazine, (1) Glock .9mm pistol with (21) .9mm
ammunition and (1) extended magazine...
RBPF: Police in Abaco arrest two males after they were found in possession of dangerous drugs
- May 15, 2019 - 9:30:31 AM
are that on Tuesday 14th May 2019 shortly after 10:00pm, police in
Abaco, while armed with a search warrant, went to a residence in
Government Subdivision, Marsh Harbour, Abaco, were they discovered a
quantity of suspected marijuana. Two males occupants were arrested and
taken into police custody.
The estimated weight of the suspected marijuana is 1.6lbs with a street value of $1,600.00...
RBPF: 3 males in custody following a large drug bust in waters off Andros Island
- May 3, 2019 - 5:30:45 PM
According to reports, shortly after 6:00am Friday, 3rd May, 2019 Drug
Enforcement Unit Officers, Marine Support Services Officers and U.S Law
Enforcement Officers intercepted a 27ft white speed boat in waters
twenty (20) miles southwest of South Andros. A search of the vessel
uncovered forty-three (43) crocus sacks with suspected marijuana. Three
adult Bahamian males who were on board, were taken into custody and are
expected to be formally charged before the Magistrate Court next week...
Exuma police investigating death of a male
- May 1, 2019 - 11:45:00 PM
Police on the Island of Exuma are investigating the death of a male
whose body was discovered in a building under construction, Wednesday,
1st May, 2019.
According to reports, shortly after 8:00pm,
police responded to Queens Highway and Bahama Sound Boulevard, after
receiving reports that a male was discovered unresponsive in a building