Man walking track road in Freeport gets shot in leg
- Jun 24, 2016 - 12:32:37 PM
Freeport, Bahamas - Police in Grand Bahama are investigating a shooting incident that has left a male hospitalized.
are that on Thursday 23rd June 2016 shortly after 10:00pm, a male
reported that while in the area of Murchinson Drive walking through a
track road, he heard gunshots and discovered he was shot to the leg.He
was transported to the Rand Memorial Hospital in a private vehicle where
his injuries are said to be none life threatening...
Eleuthera man in custody for drug possession after short chase
- Jun 24, 2016 - 10:41:53 AM
Eleuthera, Bahamas - Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Plan
for 2016, officers from the Eleuthera Division arrested an adult male
from Governor’s Harbour after they seized a quantity of dangerous drugs
on Thursday 23rd June 2016.
Reports are that shortly after
11:00am, officers from the Eleuthera Division were on routine patrol in
Governor’s Harbour, when they saw the suspect walking with a backpack
acting suspiciously. The suspect on seeing the officers fled on foot.
After a short foot chase the officers caught the suspect...
Nassau armed Robbers caught after shootout with Police
- Jun 24, 2016 - 10:38:14 AM
Nassau, Bahamas - Four males are in shortly after they committed an
armed robbery and led police on a high-speed chase on Thursday 23rd June
According to reports, shortly before 8:00pm, three males
armed with a handgun robbed the proprietor Laundromat on Charles
Saunders Highway of a handbag and cash before fleeing in a red Honda Fit
car driven by another male...
RBPF Missing: 14-yr-old Annarique Lightbourne of Romer Street, Nassau
- Jun 24, 2016 - 7:48:01 AM
Nassau, Bahamas - Police are seeking the public’s help in locating 14 –
year old Annarique Lightbourne of Romer Street who was reported missing
by family members.
Lightbourne is described as a dark brown female, slim built, about 5’ 5” to 5’ 5” in height...
Homicide in Grand Bahama in Pioneers Loop
- Jun 24, 2016 - 12:29:23 AM
Freeport, Bahamas - Police in Grand Bahama are investigating a
shooting incident that has left a male of Pioneers Loop, Coco Plum
Reports are that on Thursday 24th June 2016 shortly after
6:30pm, police were called to a residence in the Pioneers Loop area,
where they discovered the lifeless body of a male with apparent gunshot
wounds about the body. EMS personnel also responded to the scene and
reported no signs of life.
2 American women arrested in The Bahamas for drug possession - Shotgun recovered - 2 male housebreaking suspects being sought
- Jun 23, 2016 - 2:33:22 PM
Nassau, Bahamas - Two adult American females from North Carolina are
in custody after they was arrested for possession of dangerous drugs on
Wednesday 22nd June 2016.
According to reports, shortly after
10:00am, officers from the Tourism Policing Unit acting on intelligence
went to a cruise ship moored at Prince George Wharf, where they found
the suspects in possession of a quantity of marijuana. The female
suspects were taken into custody and are expected to appear in court
sometime today to be formally charged...
Island-wide manhunt underway after two shooting deaths in Nassau
- Jun 22, 2016 - 12:33:42 AM
Nassau, Bahamas - Police are searching for the suspects responsible
for two separate shooting incidents that have left two men dead on
Tuesday 21st June 2016.
In the first incident shortly after 9:00am, a
man was walking on Woods Alley, when he was approached by a male armed
with a handgun who shot him before fleeing on foot. The man was
pronounced dead on the scene...
Jamaican man arrested for drug possession
- Jun 22, 2016 - 12:00:02 AM
Consistent with the Commissioner’s Police Plan for 2016, officers
from the Drug Enforcement Unit took an adult Jamaican male into custody
for possession of dangerous drugs on Tuesday 21st June 2016.
are that around 6:00pm, officers from the Drug Enforcement Unit were on
routine patrol on Gilbert Street, Kennedy Subdivision when they
observed a Jamaican male walking in the area acting suspiciously. The
officers conducted a search of the male and found a quantity of
marijuana in his possession.
Nassau: Armed robbery on Farrington Rd - Firearms seized, suspect arrested, Operation yields 10 arrests
- Jun 19, 2016 - 8:32:15 PM
Nassau, Bahamas - : Searching for armed robbery Suspect:POLICE are searching for two suspects responsible for an armed robbery that occurred on Saturday 18th June 2016...
Another firearm seized, 10 arrested during operation:Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Plan for 2016, Police are
reporting more success under their 'Anti-Crime Operation'...
Firearm sezed, Suspect in custody: Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Plan for 2016, officers from
the Southwestern Division took an adult male into custody after they
seized a handgun...
RBPF - Plane crash in Bimini
- Jun 19, 2016 - 8:30:38 PM
Police in Bimini are investigating the circumstances that led to a
plane crash on the island of South Bimini and has left two persons dead.
are that on Sunday 19th June 2016 shortly after 4:00pm, a purple and
white twin engine aircraft registration # N63ZZ, reportedly took off
from the Bimini Airport and shortly thereafter crashed landed claiming
the lives of two passengers who were reportedly on board.
RBPF Grand Bahama: Dangerous drug arrest - Found firearm and ammunition
- Jun 18, 2016 - 7:15:36 PM
Freeport, Grand Bahama - Dangerous drug arrest: Reports are that on Saturday 18th June 2016
shortly after 1:00am, Officers of Operation Turf Sweep arrested a 21
year old male of Wellington Drive after they discover at his residence
suspected marijuana. He was taken into police custody for Possession of
Dangerous Drugs with the intent to continuing...
Found firearm and ammunition: Reports are that on Friday 17th June 2016 shortly after 5:00pm, Officers
of Operation Turf Sweep acting on information, went to an abandoned
apartment on Emerald Drive, Coral Gardens where they uncovered a gold
Abaco Armed Robbery
- Jun 18, 2016 - 6:26:38 PM
Abaco, Bahamas - Police in Abaco are investigating an armed robbery of a business establishment on Don McKay Boulevard.
are that on Friday 17th June 2016 shortly after 1:00pm, a mask male
entered the business establishment armed with a shot gun and robbed it
of a large sum of money. He then robbed the cashier of a silver Honda
vehicle thereby making good his escape...
Grand Bahama man sentenced to 55 years for murder of Alexis Smith
- Jun 17, 2016 - 4:27:51 PM
On Friday 17th June 2016, Basil
Black age 36 years of Pinedale, Eight Mile Rock was sentenced to 55
years for the MURDER of Alexis Smith by the Honorable Justice Estelle
Grey-Evans in the Supreme Court.
This incident occurred on the 30th March 2014.
Police are also urging anyone who may have any information regarding any crime...
RBPF Missing: 34-yr-old Fabian 'W' Robeer Fox of Grand Bahama
- Jun 17, 2016 - 5:17:38 AM
Freeport, Bahamas - Police in Grand Bahama are seeking the public’s assistance in locating 34 year old Fabian Robeer Fox aka “W”
of #10 Rum Cay Drive, Freeport. He is described as standing at 5’8” in
height, weighing between 160 – 170 lbs., medium brown complexion, slim
built with hazel eyes.
He was last seen at his residence on Friday April
8th 2016 around 9:00pm wearing a long sleeve shirt and long trousers...
21-yr-old arrested at Bimini airport for suspected marijuana possession
- Jun 15, 2016 - 1:24:04 PM
BIMINI, Bahamas -- A 21 year old male is in police custody after he
was found in possession of a quantity of suspected marijuana at the
Bimini International Airport.
Reports are that on Tuesday 14th June 2016 at 4:00pm, the male
suspect presented himself to the security screening area at the Bimini
International Airport with his luggage, where it was discovered by
police to contain a quantity of suspected marijuana. He was arrested and
is expected to be arraigned before the Magistrate Court this week...
Nassau police search for suspect in Carmichael Rd. shooting death - Police nab 2 suspects shortly after robbery
- Jun 15, 2016 - 11:50:41 AM
Nassau, Bahamas - Searching for Suspect in shooting death: Police are seeking the public’s help in solving a shooting incident that has left one man dead on Sunday 5th June 2016.
Reports are that around 1:30am, an adult male was sitting in his vehicle outside of a takeaway restaurant on Carmichael Road...
- Police nab 2 suspects shortly after robbery: Quick action by
police has led to the apprehension of two adult males shortly after they
allegedly committed an armed robbery on Saturday 4th June 2016...
RBPF Missing: 28-yr-old Tamica Hanna of Nassau
- Jun 14, 2016 - 11:54:00 PM
Nassau, Bahamas - Police are seeking the public’s help in locating 28
year old Tamica Hanna of Sisal Road off Malcolm Road, who was reported
missing by family members.
Hanna is described as medium brown female of a medium build, about 5’ 6” tall.
Police are urging anyone with any information to call...
350 lbs of marijuana seized in New Providence
- Jun 14, 2016 - 11:51:24 PM
Nassau, Bahamas - Consistent with the Commissioner’s Policing Plan
for 2016, officers from the Drug Enforcement Unit (DEU) seized a large
quantity of dangerous drugs in New Providence on Monday 13th June 2016.
are that shortly after 11:30pm, a team of officers from the Drug
Enforcement Unit was on routine patrol in Southwestern, New Providence,
when they uncovered several large bags containing 350 pounds of
13 Cuban nationals apprehended in Grand Bahama
- Jun 13, 2016 - 12:55:21 PM
Freeport, Grand Bahama - Reports are that on Sunday 12th June 2016
shortly before 6:00pm, officers while on patrol in the area of Pine
Island, West End, arrested thirteen Cuban Nationals; (10) males and (3)
three females who arrived on the island in a wooden blue and white
The Immigrants were all turned over to Immigration and Defense
Force Officers. Investigation is continuing in this matter...
Armed robbery in Abaco
- Jun 13, 2016 - 12:47:04 PM
Abaco, Bahamas - Police in Abaco are investigating an armed robbery.
are that on Sunday 12th June 2016 shortly before 9:00pm, a male
reported that while in the area of Crockett Drive, Marsh Harbour, Abaco,
he was robbed of cash by an unknown male armed with a knife.