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RBPF Nassau: Police investigate shooting incident - illegal firearms and dangerous drugs recovered - Jan 19, 2019 - 7:00:16 AM

Police investigate shooting incident: Police on the Island of New Providence are investigating a shooting incident Friday, 18th January, 2019, which left an adult male with injuries.

According to reports, shortly after 9:00pm, a male was walking through a track road off Dumping Ground Corner, when he heard multiple gunshots and realized that he had been shot...

Illegal firearms and dangerous drugs recovered: Police have recovered three illegal firearms and a quantity of dangerous drugs, in three separate incidents, and have taken two adult males into custody...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police investigates armed robbery - Illegal firearm recovered - - Jan 18, 2019 - 8:00:16 AM

Police investigates armed robbery: Police on the Island of New Providence are searching for two men responsible for an armed robbery which occurred Thursday, 17th January, 2019.

According to reports, shortly 12:00noon, a female was walking in the parking lot of a strip mall on Madeira Street, when she was approached by two men, one armed with a firearm who robbed her of her handbag which contained cash and other personal items...

Illegal firearm recovered: According to reports, shortly after 4:00pm, Thursday, 17th January, 2019 Flying Squad Officers, while patrolling McCartney Lane off Wulff Road, saw two of men sitting on a wall...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police foils drug operation - Jan 18, 2019 - 7:30:23 AM

Police are reporting the arrest of 5 adult males in connection with possession of dangerous drugs during an anti-crime operation dubbed, “Steady the Land” conducted throughout New Providence, Thursday,17th January, 2019.

Shortly after 2:00pm, the Officers from the Operations Team, acting on information went to a bushy area off Kemp Road, where they discovered five adult males. Officers conducted a search of the immediate area and recovered 40 packages of suspected marijuana, weighing 22 lbs...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police investigates armed robbery - Illegal ammunition seized - Firearm and dangerous drugs recovered - Jan 16, 2019 - 7:30:40 AM

Police investigates armed robbery: Police on the Island of New Providence are searching for two men responsible for an armed robbery which occurred Wednesday, 16th January, 2019...

Illegal ammunition seized, 1 adut male in custody: An adult male was taken into custody following the seizure of a quantity of illegal ammunition Tuesday, 15th January, 2019...

Firearm and dangerous drugs recovered: Police have recovered from the streets of New Providence, an unlicensed firearm and a small quantity of suspected marijuana Wednesday, 16th January, 2019...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : WANTED PERSONS
RBPF Wanted: 29 year old Darrell Bain of Nassau, Bahamas - Jan 15, 2019 - 5:00:29 PM

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Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a man who is wanted for questioning in connection with an Armed Robbery investigation.  The suspect is:

Darrell Bain, age 29 years of Amos Ferguson Street, Coconut Grove.

Bain is described as being 6’3” tall, medium build with dark brown complexion.
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Illegal firearm seized, 1 adut male in custody - Jan 15, 2019 - 4:30:47 PM

An adult male was taken into custody following the seizure of an illegal firearm Tuesday, 15th January, 2019.

According to reports, shortly after 7:00am, Eleuthera Division Officers, acting on intelligence, conducted a searched of a home in the settlement of Rock Sound and recovered a .45 pistol, 2 magazines and fifty-five (55) rounds of ammunition...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Murder on Grand Bahama, Public assistance needed - Jan 13, 2019 - 8:07:02 AM

Police in Grand Bahama need your assistance in finding the person(s) responsible for a shooting incident that has left a male dead.

Reports are that on Sunday 13th January 2019, shortly after 12am, police were alerted to gunshots being fired in the area of East Atlantic Drive. Officers quickly responded and upon arrival discovered the lifeless body of a male, who was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police are appealing to the public for any information that can assist with this

investigation, to give them a call at the Central Detective Unit at telephone numbers 350-3107 thru 12, 911/919 or call your nearest police station.
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : WANTED PERSONS
Police seek public help locating wanted murder Suspect - Jan 13, 2019 - 7:52:03 AM

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Police are seeking the public assistance in locating a man who is wanted for questioning in connection with a homicide investigation.
The suspect is: Andre Thompson, age 26 years of Sequoia Street, Pinewood Gardens.
Thompson is described as being 6’3” tall, medium build with brown complexion.

Anyone knowing the whereabouts of Andre Thompson is asked to contact the Central Detective Unit at 502-9991/2, 919/911 or the nearest Police Station. Thompson is considered armed and dangerous.
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Illegal firearm and dangerous drugs seized, 1 man arrested - Jan 12, 2019 - 9:33:50 AM

An adult male was taken into custody following the seizure of a quantity of dangerous drugs and an illegal firearm, Friday, 11th January, 2019.

According to reports, around 12:30pm, South Central Division Officers, acting on information, while at Lexington Avenue off Wulff Road, conducted a search of a male and recovered a quantity of suspected marijuana and a 9 millimeter pistol...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: One man dead after Pinewood Gardens shooting - Jan 11, 2019 - 10:40:57 AM

Police on New Providence are investigating a shooting incident which has left one man dead, Thursday, 10th January, 2019.

According to reports, shortly after 11:00pm, Police responded to Willow Tree Avenue, Pinewood Gardens, after receiving reports of a male being shot. Officers discovered the man with injuries to his body. Paramedics were called to the scene...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
Woman stabbed in Nassau - 2 males in custody following 1200 lb. drug bust - Jan 10, 2019 - 9:26:38 AM

Police investigates stabbing incidents: Police are investigating a stabbing incident, Thursday, 10th January, 2019 which has left a 22 year old female detained in hospital. According to reports, shortly after 1:00am, a group of women were at a residence on Malcolm Road, when they got into an altercation, resulting in one of the women being stabbed to the body...

2 males in custody following a large drug bust on new providence: Police on the island of New Providence have seized more than 1,200 pounds of suspected marijuana in two separate incidents. Wednesday, January 9, 2019 and have taken two men into custody...  

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Grand Bahama: Armed Robbery - Jan 9, 2019 - 9:17:29 AM

Police in Grand Bahama need your assistance in locating two male suspects who robbed a business establishment on
Tuesday 8th January 2019: Reports are that shortly after 9:00pm, two male culprits entered a business establishment on Logwood Road and Yellow Pine Road, brandishing a firearm and wearing mask, they proceeded to rob the cashier of personal items and took an undetermined amount of monies from the cash register before fleeing the area...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police investigates armed robbery incident - Suspects to be charged - Illegal firearm and dangerous drugs recovered - Jan 9, 2019 - 7:00:25 AM

Police investigates armed robbery incident:  Police on the island of New Providence are seeking the public’s assistance in locating two men responsible for an armed robbery which occurred on Tuesday, 8th January, 2019...

Suspects to be charged: Police are pleased to announce that a 32 year old female and a 23 year old female will be formally charged in a Magistrate Court at 12:00 noon on Wednesday, 9th January, 2019..  

Illegal firearm and dangerous drugs recovered: According to reports, shortly before 4:00pm, Tuesday, 8th January, 2019, Flying Squad officers and Marines from the Royal Bahamas Defense Force, acting on information, conducted a search of an abandon building on Douglas Road, Gambier Village, and recovered a .25 pistol, four (4) rounds of ammunition...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Marijuana Plants discovered in Abaco - Jan 8, 2019 - 7:24:52 PM

Reports are that on Tuesday 8th January 2019 shortly after 1:00pm, police and Immigration officers, acting on information, went to an area off Ernest Dean Highway, where they discovered  a number of stolen items, and (10) pots of suspected marijuana plants ranging from 1ft. to 3ft. in height. A 46 year old female Jamaican national who was found in the area was arrested and taken into police custody.

A short time later, while making further searches in the area, officers discovered (50) marijuana plants ranging from 1ft. to 4ft. in height...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Grand Bahama armed robbery at International Bazaar - Jan 7, 2019 - 7:21:18 AM

Reports are that shortly after 1:00am, police were called to a business establishment in the International Bazaar where it was reported that two culprits, one armed with a firearm entered that establishment and robbed the cashier of monies and two patrons of cash and personal items. 

Police are actively investigating this matter and are appealing to the public for any information that can help them solve this matter, to call the Central Detective Unit at 350-3107, 911/919 or call your nearest police station...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
Nassau murder suspect formally charged - Traffic fatality on Poinciana Drive - Stabbing incident at Potter's Cay Dock - Jan 7, 2019 - 6:30:09 AM

Murder suspect to be charged: Police are pleased to announce that an adult male will be formally charged in Magistrate Court at 12:00 noon on Monday, 7th January, 2019 in connection with a homicide investigation...

Police investigate traffic fatality: Police in New Providence are investigating a traffic accident which has left an adult male dead, Sunday, 6th January, 2019...

Stabbing incident:Police on the island of New Providence are investigating a stabbing incident which left two adult males with injuries, Sunday, 6th January, 2019...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Illegal firearm recovered - Royal Bahamas Police Force Annual Church Service and Parade - Jan 5, 2019 - 8:30:35 AM

Illegal firearm recovered: Police, have taken an adult male into custody, Saturday, 5th January, 2019, after he was found in possession of an illegal firearm.

According to reports, shortly before 2:00am, Mobile Division Officers, were on patrol on Farrington Road, Chippingham, when they had cause to stop a Toyota Vehicle with one occupant. The Officers conducted a search of the vehicle and recovered a 12 gauge Mossberg shot gun...

Royal Bahamas Police Force Annual Church Service and Parade:  The Royal Bahamas Police Force Annual Church Service and Parade will be held at 2:00pm, on Sunday, 6th January, 2019 at Annex Baptist Cathedral located on Wulff Road and Peardale...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
20-yr-old EMR man arraigned for murder -- Grand Bahama homicide victim identified - Jan 5, 2019 - 6:27:07 AM

Devano Hanfield age 20 years of Eight Mile Rock was arraigned on Friday 4th January 2019 before Magistrate Gwendolyn Claude at the Eight Mile Rock Magistrate Court on attempted murder charge and possession of a firearm while committing an indictable offence. He was not required to enter a plea, but was remanded to the Bahamas Department of Corrections in New Providence until trial on Thursday 28th March 2019.

This is in connection with the shooting incident on Tuesday 1st January 2019...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Alleged drowning in Grand Bahama - Jan 4, 2019 - 5:36:19 PM

Police are investigating an alleged drowning: Reports are that on Friday 4th January 2019 shortly after 2:00pm, police were called to the Deadmans Reef Beach, where it was reported that a male while snorkeling in waters, began experiencing difficulties and was later discovered unresponsive. Emergency Medical Personnel along with the doctor from the West End Community Clinic were called to the scene and pronounced him dead. Police are actively investigating this matter...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
30 Illegal Migrants Apprehended in Abaco – Drug Possession Arrest - Jan 4, 2019 - 11:27:23 AM

Reports are that shortly before 5:00pm on Thursday 3rd January 2019, officers while in the area of Man O-War Cay and Scotland Cay, observed a 33 ft. Haitian sloop.

They were later joined by officers of the Immigration Dept. and took into custody (30) Haitian Nationals, (19) males and (11) females. The vessel was towed to the Marsh Harbor Government Dock....

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