RBPF: Structural Fire Investigation- Harbour Island
- Jun 17, 2018 - 9:05:16 AM
Police on the island of Eleuthera are investigating a fire which
destroyed a two story structure on Harbour Island, Saturday, 16th June,
According to reports, shortly after 11am, a propane
delivery truck was servicing a propane tank at a wash house, when an
explosion occurred, resulting in the building catching afire. Attempts
by the police and residence to extinguish the fire were unsuccessful,
and the building was totally destroyed...
RBPF: Marijuana field discovered in Abaco
- Jun 12, 2018 - 7:45:23 PM
Abaco, Bahamas - Police in Abaco have discovered a large marijuana field in the Marsh Harbor area.
are that on Tuesday 12th June 2018 shortly after 12:00pm, officers of
the Abaco District, acting on information, went to a bushy area south of
the Leonard Thompson International Airport, where they discovered 1000
marijuana trees ranging from two to eight feet in height. There were no
arrest made in this matter...
American male arrested in Abaco for possession of dangerous drugs
- Jun 9, 2018 - 9:20:33 AM
Reports are that on Friday 8th June 2018, shortly before 10:00am, an
American male was arrested by police while at the Leonard .M. Thompson
International Airport for possession of dangerous drugs. He was
arraigned before the Marsh Harbor Stipendiary and Circuit Magistrate
Ancella Evans, pleaded guilty to the charge, was fined $300 and deported
back to the United States of America...
2 Abaco females found in possession of dangerous drugs - Alleged drowning
- Jun 6, 2018 - 6:24:43 PM
2 females are in police custody after they were found in possession of dangerous drugs in Abaco:
Reports are that on Tuesday 5th June 2018, shortly before 8:00pm,
officers acting on information and armed with a search warrant, went to a
residence in High Rock, Marsh Harbor, Abaco, where they searched the
home and discovered (2) plastic bags of suspected marijuana...
Alleged drowning: Police in Abaco are investigating the death of a male who was found in waters near the Government Dock...
24-yr-old Abaco man arrested for possession of firearm and ammo
- Jun 1, 2018 - 9:11:13 AM
Police in Abaco took into custody a 24 year old male of the Mudd, Abaco,
after he was found in possession of an unlicensed firearm and
Reports are that on Friday 1st June 2018, shortly
before 2:00am, officers acting on information, went to an area on
Charles Sawyer Highway, where they conducted a search of a silver Honda
Fit vehicle with one male passenger and discovered a black and silver
9mm pistol with a clip containing (10) live rounds of ammunition...
Apparent drowning in Guana Cay, Abaco
- May 31, 2018 - 6:27:59 AM
Police in Abaco are investigating an apparent drowning on Guana Cay of a 72 year old male.
are that on Tuesday 30th May 2018, shortly after 4:00pm, police
received a report that two males on a 44 ft. vessel, were swimming in
the area of Bakers Bay dock on Guana Cay, when the other male was
discovered floating in waters. CPR was rendered but the male victim
never regained consciousness...
Police investigates stabbing incident in Andros
- May 28, 2018 - 8:37:10 PM
Police on the Island of
Andros are investigating a stabbing incident Sunday, 27th May 2018,
which has left an adult male with injuries.
8:00pm, police were called to the Nicholls Town Clinic, after receiving
information that a male presented with stab wounds to his body. Reports
are that the victim got into an argument with a male relative while at a
home in Lowe Sound, resulting in him being stabbed...
Armed robbery in Spanish Cay, Abaco
- May 28, 2018 - 1:14:46 PM
Police in Abaco need the public’s assistance in finding the
culprits who robbed a business establishment on Spanish Cay, Abaco.
are that on Sunday 27th May 2018, shortly after 10:00pm, two male
culprits, both reportedly armed with firearms, entered a business
establishment on Spanish Cay, accosted two employees and stole cash
before making good their escape...
RBPF: 2 males arraigned in the magistrate court in Abaco on causing grievous harm and stealing
- May 22, 2018 - 2:00:59 PM
Obrien Reckley age 24 years of Murphy Town, Abaco, was arraigned
before Magistrate Ancella Evans in Magistrate Court, Abaco on Causing
Grievous Harm, he pleaded not guilty and was remanded to the Bahamas
Department of Correctional Services until trial on Monday 18th June 2018
This is in connection with a matter reported to police on Sunday 13th May 2018...
RBPF: Police in Bimini discover dangerous drugs on 2 separate incidents
- May 22, 2018 - 8:35:38 AM
In the first incident, on Monday 21st May 2018, shortly around 7:00pm,
police in Bimini acting on information, went to an area in Porgy Bay
near the Northern Grave Yard, where they discovered in a bushy area, a
black plastic bag containing a quantity of suspected marijuana. The
total weight is one pound and a quarter ounces, with a street value of
one thousand and sixty dollars.
In a second incident, on the
same date, shortly after 8:00pm, officers of the Bimini Division, acting
on information, went to the Radio Beach area in Porgy Bay and
discovered a white plastic bag near a meter box with a quantity of
RBPF Abaco: Armed robbery
- May 19, 2018 - 6:52:21 AM
Reports are that on Friday 18th May 2018, shortly before 2:00am, a
male reported that while on the outside of his residence in Hope Town,
Abaco, two mask males, one armed with a firearm, robbed him off cash and
personnel items before fleeing on foot.
Police in Abaco are actively investigating this matter...
RBPF Abaco: Shooting Incident
- May 14, 2018 - 8:34:47 AM
Police in Abaco are investigating a shooting incident that has left a male with non-life threatening injuries.
are that on Sunday 13th May 2018, shortly before 12midnight, police
received information of gunshots fired in the area of a business
establishment on Don McKay Blvd. Officers responded and further
investigation revealed that the victim was shot while in the parking lot
of that establishment...
Long Island police investigate alleged suicide
- May 6, 2018 - 10:00:29 PM
According to reports, shortly after 7:00am Sunday, 6th May, 2018, police
on Long Island, were called to the settlement of Whymms, after a male
was discovered in a home, hanging from a rope tied in the ceiling. Local
medical personnel were called to the scene; however, they were
unsuccessful in reviving the male. He was pronounced dead at the
Police search for missing boater in North Eleuthera
- May 2, 2018 - 8:23:43 PM
Police and Residents on the island of Eleuthera are searching for a male who was reported missing at sea.
to reports, shortly after 9:00am on Tuesday, 1st May, 2018, a male,
believed to be a Haitian National, left Spanish Wells in a 17’ white
Carolina skiff enroute to neighboring Max Patch Cay and has not been
seen or heard from since.
Shortly after 9:00am Wednesday, 2nd May,
2018, the boat was recovered washed ashore on Max Patch Cay, with the
personal effects of the missing man; however, he was not located...
Illegal drugs recovered, adult male in custody in Cat Island
- May 2, 2018 - 8:00:17 PM
to reports, shortly after 9:00am on Wednesday 2nd May, 2018, Cat Island
Division Officers, while at New Bight Airport, conducted a search of a
male and his belongings and recovered a quantity The male was taken into
custody and is expected to be formally charged before Magistrate’s
Court later this week.
Quantity of cocaine: 1 kilogram of suspected cocaine. The male had just on a flight from New Providence.
RBPF: Police seek public’s help in solving armed robbery in Exuma
- Apr 24, 2018 - 8:00:13 PM
Police are asking members of the public, especially those on the island
of Exuma, to come forth with any information they may have in solving an
armed robbery, which occurred Tuesday 23rd April, 2018.
to reports, shortly after 1:00am, a male armed with a firearm entered a
business establishment in Farmer’s Hill, Exuma, held an employee at bay
and robbed the establishment of cash before running away...
RBPF: Police investigate traffic fatality in Eleuthera
- Apr 18, 2018 - 6:55:16 AM
Police on Eleuthera, are investigating a traffic accident which
occurred, Tuesday, 17th April, 2018, and has left an adult female dead.
Reports are that shortly before 6:00pm, a woman was driving a
silver Chevrolet Cobalt car on Queens Highway, south of the settlement
of Upper Bouge, when she lost control of the vehicle and crashed into
bushes before overturning...
RBPF: Dangerous Drugs Discovered On Armstrong Cay
- Apr 11, 2018 - 9:58:51 AM
A Joint Operation involving officers of the Abaco District, Drug
Enforcement Unit and the Royal Bahamas Defense Force, resulted in the
discovery of over 75lbs. of Hashish oil.
Reports are that on Tuesday 10th April 2018, shortly before 3:00pm, officers acting on information...
3 airlifted from Abaco after serious traffic accident
- Apr 3, 2018 - 9:57:48 AM
Police in Abaco are investigating a traffic accident that has left several persons with serious, injuries.
are, that on Monday 2nd April 2018, sometime after 3:00pm, a serious
traffic accident occurred, on Earnest Dean Highway in the area of
Cherokee Road, involving a silver 2004 Kia Rio and a black Dodge
Caliber, both vehicles were extensively damaged and all of the occupants
Another victim dies in traffic fatality in Abaco
- Mar 25, 2018 - 10:06:21 PM
Reports are that on Sunday 25th March 2018 sometime
before 8:00am, the second female passenger of the grey Honda Fit, that
was involved in a traffic accident in Abaco on Saturday 24th March 2018,
has died at the Princess Margaret Hospital early this morning. The
third victim is reportedly listed in serious condition at the Princess