The Bahamas Weekly Facebook The Bahamas Weekly Twitter
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force Last Updated: Jun 20, 2014 - 5:05:44 PM


Nassau police investigate building fire at Police Headquarters
By Chrislyn Skippings RBPF, PACO
Mar 6, 2013 - 9:38:21 PM

Email this article
 Printer friendly page

Sm-Fire-PHQ-Black-Smoke_.jpg
Nassau, Bahamas - The roof of an unoccupied building on the grounds of Police Headquarters was totally destroyed during a fire on Wednesday 6th March, 2013.

According to reports shortly after 2:00 pm officers of Fire Services observed smoke emanating from Ranfurly House, which is located in the western area of Police Headquarters.

Initial reports indicate that around 10:00 am officers were conducting a routine burn,when the embers reportedly fell onto the roof of Ranfurly House.The blaze was confined to the roof of Ranfurly House and extinguished within a relatively short period of time; thus preventing any other property damages.

WHAT EVERY CITIZEN SHOULD KNOW:

If a police officer while in the execution of his duties asks for your name and address and you fail to give it, or you give a name in which that officer has reason to believe is false, you can be arrested and if convicted fined not less than five hundred dollars but, not more than one thousand dollars or to imprisonment for a term of three (3) months or to both the fine and imprisonment.The Royal Bahamas Police Force encourages you to report suspicious people, cars and activities and to obey all laws as we continue with our efforts to make this Bahamas a safer place to live, work, visit and play.


Related article:
Fire at Nassau Police Headquarters Today


Bookmark and Share


© Copyright 2013 by thebahamasweekly.com

Top of Page

Royal Bahamas Police Force
Latest Headlines
RBPF Wanted in Nassau: Dario Bastian of McKinney Drive
Nassau male dies in hospital after arriving with a gunshot wound
RBPF issues Safety Tips as New School Year Begins
RBPF Nassau: Woman robbed of 2002 Honda CRV - 8 arrests made overnight
Grand Bahama Man and Woman Robbed in Home on Frobisher Drive
2 Nassau murder suspects to appear in court Monday
RBPF Nassau: Man shot by police - Assault rifle found - 7 arrests overnight
RBPF Nassau: Armed robbery on Faith Ave. - Man shot in the back - Illegal firearm arrest
Bahamas: Chinese national arrested at LPIA - 2002 green Honda vehicle stolen at gunpoint
RBPF Nassau: Overnight islandwide anti-crime operation nets 33 arrests -
Grand Bahama Traffic Fatality Suspect Convicted
Royal Bahamas Police (RBPF) REPORTS
DEU and Exuma police arrest 3 for $511,000.00 worth of marijuana
Drug arrest made on Queen's Highway, Grand Bahama
Grand Bahama's Monday traffic fatality victim identified
RBPF Nassau: Pinewood Gardens convenience store robbed - Man robbed of black 2000 Yamaha motorcycle - Shooting in Pinewood Gardens - Overnight arrests
RBPF Abaco: Fraud by false pretences, possession of fraud documents and uttering fraud documents
RBPF Grand Baham conducts community walkabout and traffic road check
RBPF Nassau: Shooting victim dies in hospital - 2 shooting death victims identified - Murder & armed robbery arraignments
Nassau police arrest 4 suspects related to Mackey murder - Suspects arrested for 2 other murders
Infant perishes in house fire in Elizabeth Estates, Nassau
RBPF Nassau: 2-Day Islandwide anti-crime operation nets 43 arrests and 325 citations
36 yr old Grand Bahama male dead after motorbike and car collide
RBPF Nassau: 12 arrested during police operation - 13 various arrests overnight
Nassau police nab 3 murder suspects - U.S. citizen arrested at LPIA
Nassau police identify weekend homicide victims
Abaco traffic fatality victim identified
Female in critical condition after Eight Mile Rock traffic accident
Grand Bahama electrocution victim identified
Early morning murder in Nassau, police seek public's assistance
Abaco police conduct road traffic check
22 yr old Nassau Village man dead
RBPF Nassau: Two suspects arrested for murder
Police in Abaco investigate traffic Fatality
Reported electrocution death in Grand Bahama Island
RBPF Abaco: 3 Arrested for Credit by Fraud
Two dead in Andros motorcycle accident
Exuma Police Investigate Trafffic Fatality
Nassau police investigate major theft - Seize firearm - Robbery suspect arrested
2nd Annual National RBPF Forensic Science Week Awards Luncheon‏