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Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : WANTED PERSONS
(Video) 2 men sought in Super Value armed robbery in Nassau - Feb 5, 2016 - 4:30:21 PM

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Nassau, Bahamas - Police are seeking the public's help to find two men in connection with an armed robbery at a major supermarket on Thursday 4th February 2016.

Reports are that shortly before 7:00pm, two men armed with handguns entered Super Value Supermarket located on Robinson Road and East Street, where the robbed several cashiers of an undetermined amount of cash before fleeing on foot.

Police have released a surveillance video showing the two men...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Grand Bahama suspect arraigned on numerous counts of housebreaking - Ammunition Found - Feb 5, 2016 - 6:33:20 AM

Freeport, Grand Bahama: Found Ammunition:Reports are that on Wednesday 3rd February 2016 shortly after 12:00pm, Officers of the Central Detective Unit acting on information went to an area on Pioneers Way where they uncovered (22) shotgun shells...

Suspect arraigned on numerous counts of housebreaking: Chris Ferguson age 29 years of Eight Mile Rock, was arraigned before Magistrate Debbye Ferguson in Magistrate Court #1 on (6) counts of Housebreaking....
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Royal Bahamas Police Force Annual Church Service & Parade will be held February 7th - Feb 5, 2016 - 6:22:53 AM

Freeport, Grand Bahama - The Royal Bahama Police Force, Grand Bahama and the Northern District Annual Church Service and Parade will be held at 2:00pm, on Sunday 7th February 2016 at the Church of God Temple, Peach Tree Street, Freeport, Grand Bahama. In attendance will be the Commissioner of Police, Senior Assistant

Commissioner Grand Bahama & Northern Bahamas District, Members of the Senior Executive Leadership Team, Law Enforcement and Uniform Branches including the Royal Bahamas Defence Force, Bahamas Customs, Bahamas Immigration and Road Traffic Department...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : WANTED PERSONS
Nassau police launch island-wide manhunt for escape prisoner - Feb 4, 2016 - 4:56:54 PM

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Police have launched a massive island-wide manhunt for a prisoner convicted of murder who escaped from a police transport vehicle on Tuesday 2nd February 2016.

Reports are that shortly after 12:00noon, the prisoner, identified as 26 - year-old Ormand Leon escaped from a police transport vehicle in the area of York Street off East Bay Street whilst being escorted to The Bahamas Department of Corrections.
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF bust armed robbery ring - Handgun and ammo seized - Drug suspect arrested - Feb 4, 2016 - 4:11:16 PM

Nassau, Bahamas -  Bust armed robbery ring - Handgun and Ammo seized: A major operation led by officers of the Selective Enforcement team has resulted in an armed robbery ring being busted last night.

Police believed the suspects in this ring are responsible for a string of armed robberies that occurred in New Providence over the past weeks...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
Nassau police report 2 shootings and several overnight armed robberies - Feb 4, 2016 - 1:25:55 PM

Nassau, Bahamas - Police are seeking help in solving two shootings:

In the first incident, shortly before 10:00pm on Wednesday 3rd February 2016, a male was standing in front of his home located at Sunset Park when the occupants of a Gold Nissan Teanna vehicle approached and shot him before speeding off. The victim was transported to hospital where he is detained in stable condition.

Then shortly before 12:00midnight a male was standing in front of his home located at Washington street when he was shot. The victim was transported to hospital where he is detained in stable condition...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : WANTED PERSONS
Wanted suspect Jeffery King now in police custody - Feb 4, 2016 - 1:00:55 PM

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Nassau, Bahamas - (UPDATED: Feb 4) 

Police are reporting that Jeffery King, otherwise called 'Bongo,' age 27, who is wanted for questioning in reference to several armed robberies, was arrested by Mobile Division officers on Wednesday 3rd February 2016...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
Nassau police take another firearm out of the hands of criminals - Feb 4, 2016 - 5:13:53 AM

Reports are that around 3:00pm on Tuesday 2nd February 2016, officers from the Selective Enforcement Team were conducting an operation in the area of Key West and Spencer Streets, when they spotted a suspicious male. The suspect on seeing the police dropped a handgun to the ground and fled on foot. The officers gave chase but were unable to catch the suspect. Police retrieved the weapon and found it to be a .9 millimeter handgun with 13 rounds of ammunition...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Missing Persons
RBPF Missing Teenager: Kevanna Mia Patterson - Feb 3, 2016 - 7:40:51 PM

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Nassau, Bahamas - Police are seeking the public’s help in locating 17 – year old Kevanna Mia Patterson of Claridge Road who was reported missing by family members.

Patterson is described to be of a slim built and about 5’ 6” in height.
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Homicide reported in Bimini - Feb 3, 2016 - 6:02:12 PM


Bimini, Bahamas - Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a man who was found dead with injuries to the body in bushes in Alice Town, Bimini shortly after 10am this morning. An adult male is in custody assisting police and a team of Officers from Grand Bahama are assisting with the investigation.

Police are appealing to anyone with any information that can assist them with their investigation into this matter to contact them at telephone numbers...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
Philippine national dies by electrocution on vessel at Freeport Harbour - Feb 3, 2016 - 11:04:05 AM

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating the death of a Philippine crew member on board a foreign vessel.

Reports are that on Tuesday 2nd February 2016 shortly after 8:00am, police were called to a vessel at the Freeport Harbour, where they met the body of a male crew member on board, who was reportedly electrocuted while the vessel was out at sea...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Building fire in Dundas Town, Abaco - Feb 3, 2016 - 10:00:57 AM

Police are investigating the circumstances that led to a building fire in Abaco.

Reports are that on Wednesday 3rd February 2016 shortly before 4:00am, police were called to a building fire in the Dundas Town area, where they met a single storey stone structure apartment that was unoccupied on fire. Officers from the Volunteer Fire Department responded and the fire was extinguished...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Shooting death in South Beach - Woman robbed at home, man robbed outside bank - Feb 3, 2016 - 1:41:52 AM


NASSAU, Bahamas - Police are seeking the public’s assistance in solving a shooting incident that has left a man dead on Tuesday 2nd February 2016.

Preliminary reports are that shortly before 11:00pm, a man was standing in front of a home located at Valencia Drive, South Beach, when he was shot. The man was transported to hospital in a private vehicle where he later succumbed...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : WANTED PERSONS
Suspect Wanted for Rape Surrenders to Police - Feb 3, 2016 - 12:52:47 AM

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UPDATE (Feb 3): Wanted suspect Vernal Livingston Stubbs who police issued an All Points Bulletin (APB) for, turned himself into at the Central Detective Unit on Tuesday 2nd February 2016.

Stubbs is wanted for questioning reference the rape of a woman that occurred on Saturday 30th January 2016...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
Nassau: Man shot at Balls Alley - Armed robberies on Claridge & Kemp Roads - 4 arrests, 42 drivers cited - Feb 2, 2016 - 11:51:35 AM

RBPF Nassau: shortly before 12:00noon on Monday 1st February 2016 a man was walking on Balls Alley off Shirley Street, when he was shot. The man was transported to hospital where he was treated and discharged...

Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating the suspects responsible for two armed robberies that occurred on Monday 1st February 2016.

In the first incident, shortly after 1:00pm, a woman was walking in the area of Claridge Road, and later that night shortly before 12:00 midnight  on Kemp Road...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Police probe drowning in Long Island, Bahamas - Feb 1, 2016 - 2:31:29 PM

Long Island, Bahamas - Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the drowning death of a man in Long Island on Sunday 31st January 2016.

Preliminary reports are that shortly after 10:00am, two adult males and a juvenile male were on a fishing trip in an area known as Turn Ball Beach off Long Island, when one of the adult males is alleged to have drowned...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : WANTED PERSONS
Nassau armed robbery suspect surrenders to police - Feb 1, 2016 - 1:00:08 PM

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Nassau, Bahamas - One of two men featured in a video surveillance photo by police just under a week ago surrendered to police shortly after 12:00am on Monday 1st February 2016. 

The two men are wanted in connection with an armed robbery at a convenience store located on Cowpen Road that occurred on Wednesday 27th January 2016.

Investigations are ongoing.

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
Death of a man on board a mail boat in Cat Island being investigated - Feb 1, 2016 - 11:28:50 AM

Cat Island, Bahamas - Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a man onboard a Mail boat moored at Smiths Bay Dock in Cat Island on Sunday 31st January 2016.

Reports are that sometime during the evening of Saturday 30th January 2016, a Mail boat left San Salvador in route to New Providence with five crew members onboard...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Man arrested for drug possession in Millers Close - Feb 1, 2016 - 8:23:58 AM

Nassau, Bahamas - According to reports, shortly after 3:00pm on Sunday 31st January 2016, Mobile Division officers were on routine patrol in the area of Millers Close off Market Street, when they conducted a search of an adult male who aroused their suspicion. During the search the officers found a quantity of marijuana. The man was subsequently taken into custody and is expected to appear in court early this week to be formally charged...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : WANTED PERSONS
Nassau police search for suspects in 2 armed robberies: silver Nissan Note stolen - Jan 31, 2016 - 11:43:05 AM

Nassau, Bahamas - Police are searching for the suspects responsible for two armed robberies that occurred on Sunday 31stJanuary 2016.

Reports are that shortly after 5:00am a man was standing in front of his home located at Excellence Estates, when two men armed with a handgun approached and robbed him of his silver Nissan Note vehicle before speeding off...

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