Nassau junior high teacher robbed at school, suspects in custody - Shooting at Eaton Road
- Jul 31, 2015 - 5:08:35 PM
Nassau, Bahamas - Two males ages 48 and 18 years are in custody following an armed robbery that occurred on Friday 31st July 2015.
to reports, shortly after 7:30am, a female teacher was about to open a
classroom at a Junior High School off Robinson Road, when she was
approached by two males armed with a handgun. A struggle ensued
resulting in the victim being struck in the head. The two suspects then
robbed the victim of a cell phone and fled on foot...
Nassau: Island-wide manhunt underway for suspects in Charles Vincent St fatal shooting
- Jul 31, 2015 - 5:06:09 PM
Nassau, Bahamas - Police are searching for the suspects involved
in a shooting incident that has left a man dead on Friday 31st July 2015.
to reports shortly after 2:00pm, a man was walking on Charles Vincent
Street, when the occupants of a black Honda Civic vehicle license number
305359 pulled up and shot him in the head before speeding off. The man
was pronounced dead on the scene.
A short while later police recovered the suspect’s vehicle on Miami Street. The vehicle was reported stolen early this morning...
Wanted by Abaco police: John Pedro Aristil
- Jul 31, 2015 - 6:20:17 AM
ABACO, Bahamas - Police in Abaco are searching for 19
year old JOHN PEDRO ARISTIL, who resides in the Mudd, Poppy Way, Marsh
He is described as standing at 5’7” in height, weighing 160lbs, dark complexion and slim built.
He is wanted for HOUSEBREAKING and STEALING. The suspect should be approached with CAUTION if seen...
Grand Bahama male found dead at residence identified
- Jul 31, 2015 - 6:17:56 AM
Freeport, The Bahamas - Police in Grand Bahama has identified the
male victim who was found dead at his residence on Tuesday 28th July
2015, as Dwayne Sturrup age 47 years of #51 Faith Avenue, Grand Bahama.
Investigations are continuing.
Caucasian male found floating off Abaco, Bahamas
- Jul 30, 2015 - 10:45:26 AM
Police in Abaco are investigating the death of a male whose body was found floating in waters on Scotland Cay, Abaco.
are that on Wednesday 29th July 2015 shortly before 5:00pm, the body of
an unknown caucasian male was found floating in waters on Scotland Cay,
Abaco by a resident of the cay.
Officers responded to investigate and the body was taken to the Marsh Harbor Clinic where it was pronounced dead by doctor...
5,860 marijuana plants discovered in Grand Bahama
- Jul 29, 2015 - 1:42:49 PM
Drug Enforcement Unit Officers along with other Law Enforcement
Officials, on Tuesday 28th July 2015 around 10:00am, while on routine
air patrol in the area of the Lucayan National Park, discovered several
plots of suspected marijuana plants, ranging from six inches to two feet
in height. The total amount of suspected marijuana plants discovered
were 5,860. The estimated street value is over five hundred thousand
dollars. No arrest was made in this matter.
Investigations are continuing.
Man found stabbed to death in Grand Bahama
- Jul 28, 2015 - 12:44:03 PM
Freeport, Bahamas - Police are investigating a stabbing incident that has left a 47 year old male of Grand Bahama dead.
are that on Tuesday, 28th July 2015 shortly after 12:30am, police were
called to a home in the Heritage Sub-division, where they met a male
inside the home with stab wounds about the upper body. EMS where called
to the scene and reported that there was no signs of life. A female
resident of the home is assisting police with their investigation into
Bahamas-wide manhunt for escapee of George Town Station
- Jul 28, 2015 - 12:35:18 PM
Police have launched a countrywide manhunt for 23
year old Veandro Rahjiv Ferguson of the Forest Exuma, who escaped lawful
custody from the George Town Station on Monday 27th July 2015. Ferguson
was in custody for Unlawful Sexual Intercourse.
Ferguson is described as a brown male, of a slim build and about 5’ 9” in height...
Caravel Beach area homicide victim identified
- Jul 28, 2015 - 12:32:39 PM
Freeport, Bahamas - Police in Grand Bahama has identified the male
victim who died on Thursday 23rd July 2015, in the Caravel Beach area as
46 year old Edui Phillips of Coral Gardens.
Investigations are continuing.
Members of the RBPF Participate in Forensic Firearms Examination Course
- Jul 28, 2015 - 12:16:52 PM
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Assistant Superintendent
Earl Thompson, Analytical Inspector, and Inspector Aaron Wilson,
Firearms Examiner, both of the Scientific Support Services of the Royal
Bahamas Police Force, graduated from the Caribbean Basin Security
Initiative (CBSI) Introduction to Forensic Firearms Examination Course
on Friday, July 24, 2015, at the National Laboratory Centre of the
Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, in Ammendale,
Maryland. Assistant Superintendent Thompson and Inspector Wilson were
among ten Caribbean nationals graduating from the course.
attendance at the graduation ceremony was Superintendent Elburt Ferguson
of the Royal Bahamas Police Force, who presented tokens of appreciation
to officials of the Bureau Force for their significant contribution to
training in the area of forensic firearms examination...
Nassau police search for suspects in Edgcombe Terrace murder, and suspects in 2 armed robberies
- Jul 27, 2015 - 12:25:34 PM
Nassau, Bahamas -
On hunt for suspects in two armed robberies: In the first incident, shortly after 11:00pm
on Sunday 26th July 2015, a man and a woman were on George Street, when
three young males armed with knives, robbed them of a small amount of
cash before fleeing on foot...
Searching for suspects in Edcombe Terrance overnight murder: POLICE has launched an intense island-wide
search for an armed suspect responsible for the shooting death of a man
that occurred on Sunday 26th July 2015...
Grand Bahama police search for Prince McNeil Dean aka “LOBO”
- Jul 24, 2015 - 3:42:47 PM
Police in Grand Bahama is searching for 28 year old Prince McNeil
Dean aka “LOBO” of Sgt. Major Road, Freeport, Grand Bahama and Roses,
Long Island. He is described as standing at 5’10” tall, weighing between
150-160 lbs., medium brown complexion and slim built. He is wanted for
Stealing, Causing Damage and Possession of Dangerous Drugs with the
intent to supply.
The suspect is considered ARMED and EXTREMELY
DANGEROUS and should be approached with CAUTION if seen. If you have any
information concerning this person, please contact the police...
Grand Bahama man found shot in Caravel Beach, dies in hospital
- Jul 24, 2015 - 10:46:03 AM
Freeport, The Bahamas - Police are investigating a shooting incident that has left a 46 year old male of Coral Gardens dead.
are that on Thursday 23rd July 2015 shortly after 11:00pm, police were
called to the Caravel Beach area, where they met a male with multiple
gunshot wounds about the body. EMS personnel were called to the scene
and the victim was transported to the Rand Memorial Hospital where he
was seen by doctor who listed his condition as critical...
Semi-military Funeral for Reserve Inspector, Michael Hall set for July 25th
- Jul 23, 2015 - 5:51:40 PM
Freeport, Grand Bahama Island - Semi Military Funeral
Service will be held for the late Michael Hall, Reserve Police Inspector
on Saturday 25th July 2015 at 10:00am at Calvary Temple Church, Clive
Avenue, Freeport, Grand Bahama.
Immediately after the Funeral Service, the body will be transported
via motorcade to the Grand Bahama Memorial Park, Frobisher Drive.
Reserve Inspector Hall enlisted into the Royal Bahamas Police Force
Reserve on the 22nd June 1977. He was initially assigned to the Mobile
Patrol Unit. Throughout his illustrious career he served at the Central,
Eastern and Traffic Divisions, the Reserve Administration Office...
Nassau woman sexually assaulted after armed suspects take vehicle with her in it
- Jul 18, 2015 - 12:29:36 PM
Nassau, Bahamas - Two suspects are being sought by the police following an armed robbery and sexual assault.
to reports, shortly before 1:00am on Saturday 18th July 2015, a woman
was sitting in a silver Honda Accord owned by her boyfriend outside of a
club on Minnie Street, when two men armed with a handgun jumped into
the vehicle an sped off with her. The two men took the woman to an
undisclosed area where they sexually assaulted her...
Nassau police investigate 3 overnight shootings, 1 suspect in hospital - Illegal handgun seized
- Jul 17, 2015 - 1:31:10 PM
Nassau, Bahamas -
Seize illegal handgun:
Reports are that shortly after 12:30am on
Friday 17th July 2015, officers from the Firearm Tracing and
Investigation (FTIU) acting on intelligence went to Cowpen and Spikenard
Three overnight shootings, one detained in hospital:
In the first incident, around 10:30pm on
Thursday 16th July 2015, two males were sitting on a porch at a home
located on Peach Street, when a champagne coloured Nissan Note vehicle
pulled up with three men who fired several shots at them before speeding
off. One of the males was shot to the left thigh and the other was shot
to the left leg. The two victims were transported to the hospital,
where they remain in stable condition.
Grand Bahama police find 2 pistols on Grenfell Avenue
- Jul 17, 2015 - 10:16:59 AM
Freeport, Grand Bahama - Officers of the Drug Enforcement Unit seize illegal firearm.
are that on Thursday 16th July 2015 shortly after 1:00pm, Officers of
the Drug Enforcement Unit acting on information went to an abandoned
house on Grenfell Avenue, where they uncovered (2) pistols with (7) live
rounds of ammunitions. No arrest was made in this matter.
Investigations are continuing...
Nassau police launch Island-wide manhunt for 2 suspects in Carew Street murder
- Jul 16, 2015 - 11:36:12 PM
Nassau, Bahamas - Police have launched an
island-wide manhunt for two males responsible for a shooting incident
that has left a man dead on Wednesday 15th July 2015.
to reports. Around 10:00pm, a man was sitting on a block in a vacant lot
located at Carew Street off Montrose Avenue, when two men armed with a
handgun approached him and fired several shots at him before fleeing on
10 illegal immigrants arrested in Grand Bahama
- Jul 16, 2015 - 9:00:19 PM
Freeport, Bahamas - Police and Immigration Officers arrest illegal immigrants in the Lucaya area.
are that on Thursday 16th July 2015, around 6:00am, Officers acting on
information, went to a resort in the Lucaya area and arrested (10)
illegal immigrants; (1) Cuban, (3) Dominican, (1) Jamaican, (1) Haitian
and (4) Brazilian.
Investigation are continuing.
Grand Bahama drowning incident off Xanadu Beach
- Jul 16, 2015 - 11:02:19 AM
Police in Grand Bahama are investigating the death of a 74 year old male.
are that on Wednesday 15th July 2015, shortly before 5:00pm, the
lifeless body of a male was discovered floating in waters on Xanadu
Beach. Police and EMS personnel were called to the scene where they met
the lifeless body of a male on shore, who was rendered CPR by EMS
personnel. He was then transported to the Rand Memorial Hospital and was
pronounced dead by doctor...