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Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
Juvenile Nassau shooting victim identified - Jul 17, 2018 - 11:35:51 AM

Police have officially identified the juvenile male who was shot and killed on Friday, 13th july, 2018 at Baillou Hill road as Sean Augustin, age 17 years of Lightbourn avenue, rock crusher.
Industrial accident- 4 males injured

Police on the island of Eleuthera are investigating an industrial accident, which has left four men with injuries, Monday, 16th July, 2018.

According to reports, shortly after 11:00am, four men were removing palm trees from a container at a business establishment on Banks Road, Governors Harbour, Eleuthera, when one of the trees came in contact with a high voltage electrical line,
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama investigate 2 drug matters - Jul 17, 2018 - 11:22:03 AM

In the first incident, on Monday 16th July 2018, shortly after 2:00pm, Officers of the Rapid Response Unit, while in the area of Fawcett Lane, arrested a 23 year old male of Raleigh Drive, after he was found in possession of a quantity of suspected marijuana.

In the second incident on the same date, shortly after 4:00pm, Officers of the Drug Enforcement Unit, acting on information and while in the area of the Casuarina Bridge, in bushes near the canal, discovered three taped packages of suspected marijuana. No arrest was made in this matter.

The estimated weight is 18.5 lbs. and has a street...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police investigates robbery incident - Illegal firearm recovered - Jul 16, 2018 - 8:11:54 AM

Police investigates robbery incident: Police on the island of New Providence are investigating a robbery incident which occurred, Sunday, 15th July, 2018.

According to reports, shortly after 4:00pm, a male tourist was riding a scooter on West Bay Street in the area of the go slow bend, when two men who were also riding a scooter, forced him to stop...

Illegal firearm recovered: The enduring and dedicated work of the men and women of the Royal Bahamas Police Force has led to a quantity of dangerous drugs, an illegal firearm and ammunition being taken from the streets of New Providence...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
Joint operation apprehends 2 Haitian Sloops - Jul 15, 2018 - 7:08:38 PM

Coral Harbour Base, 15 JUL. ‘18 (RBDF): A joint maritime operation between the Royal Bahamas Defence Force, Operation Bahamas Turks and Caicos Islands (OPBAT), and the United States Coast Guard early this morning resulted in the apprehension of two Haitian Sloops in the southern Bahamas with a combined total of 162 Haitian nationals on board.

The sloops were initially reported by the Defence Force Intelligence Section, in collaboration with The Bahamas Immigration Department, to OPBAT, which deployed a helicopter to search for them.

Confirmation of sightings were made by OPBAT
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama Hit and run traffic fatality - Jul 15, 2018 - 6:24:47 PM

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating a Traffic Fatality that has left a male pedestrian dead

Reports are that on Sunday 15th July 2018, shortly before 5:00am, police were called to West Sunrise Highway, West of Yorkshire Drive, where they met the body of an unknown male laying in the road. EMS personnel arrived at that scene and reported no signs of life...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Police investigate alleged suicide in Inagua - Jul 14, 2018 - 7:34:24 AM

According to reports, shortly after 10:00am, Friday, 13th July, 2018 police on Inagua Island were called to a home on Burnside Street, after a male was found hanging from the ceiling of his bedroom.  Medical Personnel on the island visited the scene and pronounced the male dead. 

Investigations are ongoing...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police seek public’s help in solving country’s latest homicide - Jul 13, 2018 - 10:40:49 AM

Police on the Island of New Providence are investigating a shooting incident, which has left one male dead and another with injuries.

According to reports, shortly after 2:00am, Friday, 13th July, 2018, a male was walking on the eastern side of the clinic on Baillou Hill Road, when he saw a male being chased by a group of men, who shot both him and the male before running away.  Emergency Medical Services Personnel were called to the scene and attempted to revive one of the injured victims, but were unsuccessful...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
One male dead after Abaco traffic accident - Jul 13, 2018 - 8:06:37 AM

Reports are that on Saturday 7th July 2018 shortly after 1:00am, a traffic accident occurred on Queen Street, Sandy Point, Abaco, involving a gray 1998 Nissan Altima and a male pedestrian. The victim was transported to the Sandy Point Government Clinic via private vehicle where he was seen by doctor and later airlifted to New Providence for further medical attention.

On Thursday 12th July 2018, the victim succumbed to his injuries...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF: Grand Bahama police arrest (5) persons on 3 separate incidents - Jul 12, 2018 - 11:02:14 AM

In the first incident a male and female were arrested by officers of the Lucaya Division after they were found in possession of items that were stolen from a Resort on Princess Isle. Reports are that on Wednesday 11th July 2018 shortly after 10:00am, police received a stealing report at a local resort. Officers later arrested the suspects who were found in possession of all items.

In the second incident on the same date, shortly after 12:00pm, Officers of the Drug Enforcement Unit, arrest a male after he was found in possession of a quantity of marijuana and cocaine...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
DQ’s Miracle treat day raises $10,500 for Kids with hearing Impairment - Jul 11, 2018 - 11:55:34 AM

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On June 21, thousands of miracle workers flooded the five DQ locations across New Providence to celebrate DQ’s fifth annual Miracle Treat Day, raising $10,500 for hearing impaired children in The Bahamas.

On Miracle Treat Day, DQ donates $2 from every blizzard treat sold to support local children in need.

Since 2014, DQ’s Miracle Treat Day has raised more than $50,000, helping to create miracles for children with cancer, diabetes, Autism and Down Syndrome. This year, the initiative supports The Red Cross Centre for Deaf Children.
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police seek public’s help in solving country’s latest homicide & armed robberies - Jul 9, 2018 - 1:48:29 PM

Homicide: Police on the Island of New Providence are investigating an incident, which has left an adult male dead.

According to reports, shortly before 3:00pm, a man was standing on Homestead Street, when a Ford vehicle pulled next to him. The occupants of the vehicle opened fire at him, hitting him to the body before speeding off...

Armed robberies: Police are asking members of the public to come forth with any information they may have in solving an attempted armed robbery and two armed robberies which occurred over a 24 hour period...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Possession of dangerous drugs - Stolen property recovered - Jul 8, 2018 - 3:24:20 PM

Possession of dangerous drugs with intent to supply arrest: Officers of Rapid Response arrest (9) males from the Philippines and Peru for Possession of Dangerous Drugs with the intent to supply...

Stolen property recovered and a male suspect arrested by police: Stella policing by officers of the Eastern Division and Rapid Response, resulted in the arrest of one male and the recovery of stolen items...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police seek public’s help in solving armed robberies - Police investigating illegal fish - Jul 8, 2018 - 10:26:23 AM


Police seek public’s help in solving armed robberies: Police are asking members of the public to come forth with any information they may have in solving two armed robberies which occurred Saturday, 7th July, 2018...

Police investigating illegal fish: According to reports, shortly after 9:00am Saturday, 7th July, 2018 officers of the Royal Bahamas Defense Force arrested six American men after they were found fishing in waters in the Exuma Land and Sea Park...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Dangerous drugs recovered, 2 males in custody - Suspects to be arraigned in court - Jul 6, 2018 - 7:46:17 AM

Dangerous drugs recovered, 2 males in custody:The enduring and dedicated work of the men and women of the Royal Bahamas Police Force has led to a quantity of dangerous drugs being recovered from the streets of New Providence and the arrest of two adult males, in four separate incidents, Thursday, 6th July, 2018...

Police confiscate large amount of us currency, 2 males in custody: According to reports, shortly after 1:00pm, Thursday, 5th July, 2018 Drug Enforcement Officers along with US Law Enforcement Officers acting on intelligence, conducted a joint operation in western New Providence...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: llegal drug seizure in Andros - Jul 3, 2018 - 7:46:00 AM

According to reports, shortly after 8:00am Monday, 2nd July 2018, Andros Division Officers, acting on information went to a busy area near to Bahamas Agriculture Research Community (BARC), North Andros, where they uncovered a marijuana field with approximately 600 marijuana plants. No arrest was made in this incident. 

Investigations are ongoing.
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police investigates armed robbery - 66 drivers ticketed - Jul 3, 2018 - 6:40:23 AM

Police investigates armed robbery:Police on the island of New Providence are investigating an armed robbery which occurred Tuesday, 3rd July, 2018.

66 drivers ticketed: Officers from the Mobile Divisions conducted road checks in various parts of the island. Their efforts, which were intended to educate, reduce crime, and minimize the ability of criminals to commit criminal activity...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police seek public’s help in solving country’s latest homicide - Police investigates shooting incident - Jul 2, 2018 - 7:14:17 AM

Police seek public’s help in solving country’s latest homicide: Police on the Island of New Providence are investigating an incident, which has left an adult female dead.

According to reports, shortly after 6:00pm, a man was working on a farm at Cowpen Road east of the Bone Fish Pond, when he discovered a female who appeared to be unresponsive, with injuries to her body...

Police investigates shooting incident:Police on the Island of New Providence are investigating a shooting incident Sunday, 1st July, 2018, which left two adult males with injuries...   
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Missing Persons
RBPF Missing: 22 year old Jovan Amanda Sands of Forest, Exuma. - Jul 1, 2018 - 2:23:33 PM

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Police are seeking the public’s help in locating 22year old Jovan Amanda Sands of Forest, Exuma.

Sands is described as being about 5’7” tall, slim build, weighing approximately 170lbs, with dark complexion. She was last seen leaving her home on Thursday, 28th June, 2018... 
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police investigates shooting incident and armed robberies - Jul 1, 2018 - 6:36:05 AM

Police investigates shooting incident: Police on the Island of New Providence are investigating a shooting incident Saturday, 30th June, 2018, which left an adult male with injuries and female missing. 

Shortly before 10:00pm, a female and two males were sitting in a vehicle outside a home on Peach Street, Pastel Gardens, when the male who was sitting in the rear seat produced a firearm and shot the female and male...

Police investigates armed robberies: Police are investigating four armed robberies which occurred over the past twenty-four hours: In the first incident, according to reports, shortly after 3:00pm, on Saturday, 30th...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
One dead after Exuma boat explosion - Jun 30, 2018 - 4:30:15 PM

Police on the Island of Exuma are investigating a boating accident which left one person dead and several others injured, Saturday, 30th June, 2018.

According to reports, shortly after 9:00am, a 40’ chartered tour boat was traveling in waters just off Barraterre, Exuma, with ten (10) tourists and two (2) Bahamians on board, when an engine exploded causing the boat to catch afire. Ten persons on board the boat were injured and transported to the mini hospital in George Town...
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