Nassau polce searching for suspects in 2 separate armed robberies - Suspect in custody for shooting incident
- May 3, 2016 - 11:22:00 AM
Nassau, Bahamas - Searching for Suspects in two separate armed robberies:In the first incident, around 8:30pm on Monday 2nd May 2016, two men
armed with handguns robbed a Deli located on Elizabeth Avenue of an
undetermined amount of cash before fleeing on foot....
In the second incident, shortly after 11:30pm on Monday 2nd May 2016, a
man had just pulled up to his home located on Hamster Drive off Faith
Avenue North in his silver 2012 Kia Sportage jeep license number 162...
Suspect in custody for shooting incident: An adult male is in
custody assisting police with investigations into a shooting incident
that has left a man detained in hospital on Monday 2nd May 2016...
Police in Grand Bahama and Bimini make significant firearm and drug arrests in the past 24 hours
- May 3, 2016 - 9:35:19 AM
Bimini and Freeport, Bahamas - The first incident occurred on Monday 2nd May 2016 shortly after 9:00am,
officers in Bimini while at the Bimini International Airport had
occasion to stop and search a male passenger where they discovered
strapped to his person over two pounds of suspected marijuana. He was
arrested and taken into police custody.
The second incident
occurred shortly after 11:00am on Monday 2nd May 2016, officers of
Operation Turf Sweep acting on information went to an area on Hudson
Avenue where they discovered a .9mm pistol...
The third incident occurred shortly after 3:00am on Tuesday 3rd May
2016, officers of Operation Turf Sweep acting on information went to an
area on Hearne Lane where they discovered an AKA assault rifle...
Nassau police search for suspect and light blue Honda- West Bay Street stabbing death, 1 suspect in custody
- May 2, 2016 - 1:44:39 AM
Nassau, Bahamas - Searching for Suspect in shooting death: Police are searching for the suspect/s responsible for a shooting incident that has left a man dead on Sunday 1st May 2016.
to reports, shortly after 12:00am, police were on mobile patrol when
they saw smoke emanating from a vehicle in the parking lot of the old
City Meat Market building located off Market Street north...
Probe West Bay Street stabbing death, 1 Suspect in custody:Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding a stabbing incident that has left a man dead on Sunday 1st May 2016...
Police probe alleged drowning in Eleuthera
- Apr 30, 2016 - 6:55:33 PM
ELEUTHERA, Bahamas - Police in Eleuthera are investigating the
circumstances surrounding the apparent drowning death of an adult male
from Palmetto Point that occurred on Saturday 30th April 2016.
to reports, shortly after 11:00am, the victim was on fishing trip in a
boat along with another man in waters off Governor’s Harbour, when he
fell overboard. The victim was immediately pulled from the water in an
unconscious state and taken to shore. Despite extensive CPR efforts the
victim was pronounced dead by the island’s medical doctor. An autopsy
will be performed to determine the exact cause of death...
Nassau woman robbed of silver Honda Torneo - Man robbed at gunpoint on Dumping Ground Corner
- Apr 30, 2016 - 2:22:08 PM
Nassau, Bahamas - Police are seeking the public’s help in locating
the suspects responsible for two separate armed robberies that occurred
on Saturday 30th April 2016.
In the first incident, shortly after
1:00am, a woman had just pulled up to her home located at Williams
Wayoff St. Vincent Road in her silver Honda Torneo car license number
255318, when two males approached ina white car. One of the males armed
with a handgun, demanded cash and robbed her of her vehicle before
2 women arrested for drug possession at LPIA
- Apr 30, 2016 - 12:25:26 PM
Nassau, Bahamas - Two adult women, one from Amsterdam and the other from
from Jamaica are in custody following the seizure of a quantity of
dangerous drugs at LPIA on Friday 29th April 2016.
Reports are that
around 3:30pm, officers from the Drug Enforcement Unit acting on
information conducted a search of a suitcase at the Lynden Pindling
International Airport (LPIA), where they uncovered just over three (3)
pounds of ecstasy pills. The two women were subsequently arrested and
taken into custody...
Another Firearm taken of Grand Bahama streets by officers from Operation Turf Sweep
- Apr 30, 2016 - 2:09:53 AM
Freeport, Grand Bahama - Consistent with the Commissioner’s
Policing Priorities for 2016, officers from Operation Turf
Sweep seized another firearm off the streets of Grand Bahama on
Thursday 28th April 2016.
Reports are that shortly before
12:00am, officers were in the Garden Villas area where they arrested a
23 year old male of Frobisher Circle who was found with a .9mm pistol
with (1) magazine containing (7) .9mm rounds of ammunition...
Man arrested in Cat Island for Drug possession
- Apr 30, 2016 - 2:05:05 AM
Cat Island, Bahamas - An adult male is in custody in Cat Island
following the seizure of a quantity of dangerous drugs on Thursday 28th
Reports are that around 12:30pm, officers in Cat
Island acting on information conducted a search of a suspicious male at a
docking facility in Smiths Bay, where found a quantity of marijuana in
his possession. The suspect was subsequently arrested and taken into
Lifeless male body found in vehicle off Queen's Highway, Grand Bahama
- Apr 29, 2016 - 2:12:34 PM
Freeport, Bahamas - Police in Grand Bahama are investigating the
circumstances surrounding the death of male whose body was discovered in
a vehicle on Forrest Avenue off Queens Highway on Friday 29th April
2016, shortly before 9:00am. Foul play is not suspected, an autopsy will
be performed to determine the exact cause of death.
Police are actively investigating this matter.
Nassau restaurant owner shot in armed robbery - Woman robbed of gold Nissan Maxima
- Apr 29, 2016 - 11:36:01 AM
POLICE SEARCHING FOR SUSPECT IN SHOOTING INCIDENT
Bahamas - Police are seeking the public’s help in locating a male
responsible for a shooting incident that has left a man detained in
hospital on Thursday 28th April 2016.
Reports are that around
9:30pm, a man was at his restaurant located on Fox Hill Road, when a
male armed with a handgun approached and demanded cash. The suspect then
shot the victim before fleeing on foot...
Grand Bahama suspect arraigned on indecent assault charge - Firearm arrest
- Apr 28, 2016 - 8:58:53 PM
Freeport, Bahamas - Suspect arraigned on indecent assault charge: Michael Dossantos age 38 years of Hudson Avenue and a citizen of Guyana,
was arraigned on Thursday 28th April 2016 before Magistrate Debbye
Ferguson in Magistrate Court #1 on Indecent Assault charge...
Firearm arrest: Consistent with the Commissioners Policing Plan for
2016, Officers of Operation Turf Sweep on Wednesday 27th April 2016
shortly after 11:00pm while in the South Bahamia area, conducted a
search of a vehicle with three passengers inside and discovered on one
of the passengers a .357 revolver with (1) .357 live rounds of
1 dead, 6 shot, and 9 in custody after drive-by shooting in Nassau
- Apr 27, 2016 - 10:22:34 AM
Bahamas - Nine adult males are in custody in connection with a shooting
incident that has left one adult male dead and five other persons
detained in hospital on Tuesday 26th April 2016.
Reports are that
shortly after 9:00pm, a group of persons were standing on a park in
Sunshine Park, when a male armed with a handgun emerged from a white
Honda Legend vehicle and fired several shots before speeding off. Five
males and a female were shot and were transported to hospital, where
they were detained. One of the males later succumbed in hospital...
2 dead after 2 traffic accidents in Nassau
- Apr 27, 2016 - 9:25:22 AM
Nassau, Bahamas - Police are investigating the circumstances
surrounding the death of an adult male following a traffic accident that
occurred on Tuesday April 2016.
According to reports, around
5:00am, a man was driving west on Farrington Road when he collided into a
guard rail at the Thompson Boulevard roundabout. The victim was
pronounced dead at the scene. An autopsy will be performed to determine
the exact cause of death...
Commissioner Greenslade swears in 100 new Police Recruits
- Apr 25, 2016 - 2:52:56 AM
Police Commissioner Ellison Greenslade on Sunday 24th April 2016
presided over the swearing in ceremony for 100 new recruits into the
Royal Bahamas Police Force, who begin six months of vigorous training at
the Police Training College this week.
The ceremony, which took
place at the Paul Farquharson Conference Center, Police Headquarters,
was attended by of members of the Force’s Senior Executive Leadership
Team, Seniors Officers, Physician, Chaplain and instructors at the
Police Training College.
Commissioner Greenslade in welcoming the recruits shared the following expectations:
That they all came with the willingness to demonstrate Courage, Integrity and Loyalty;
That they will all demonstrate Care, Respect and Trust...
Andros stabbing death suspect in custody - Traffic fatality in Eleuthera
- Apr 24, 2016 - 11:56:22 AM
An adult male is in custody in connection with a stabbing incident
that has left a man dead in North Andros on Sunday 24th April 2016.
are that shortly after 2:00am, a man was involved in an altercation
with another man in Morgan’s Bluff that led to him being stabbed with a
knife. The victim was rushed to the local clinic where he later
succumbed. The suspect was arrested by Police moments after the
RBPF Nassau: Murder suspect caught in raid - Defense force officer in custody for drugs & firearms
- Apr 23, 2016 - 9:38:13 AM
Murder suspect caught in raid
- Consistent with the
Commissioner’s Policing Plan for 2016, a team of officers from the
Selective Enforcement Team and Drug Enforcement Unit conducted raid on a
home located at West Ridge Estates..
Defense Force Officer in custody for firearm and drug possession
- A Royal Bahamas Defense Force Officer along with an adult male is in
custody following the seizure of a firearm and a quantity of drugs on
Friday 22nd April 2016.
Reports are that shortly after 1:00pm, officers from the Mobile Division were on...
Double traffic fatality in Abaco
- Apr 23, 2016 - 9:34:41 AM
Police in Abaco are investigating a traffic accident that has left two males dead.
are that on Friday 22nd April 2016, shortly after 7:00pm, police were
called to a traffic accident that occurred on Earnest Dean Highway near
Spring City, where a white 2003 Honda Accord vehicle with three male
passengers were travelling north when the vehicle collided into a
utility pole. Two male passengers succumbed to injuries received and the
other male is listed in stable condition at the Marsh Harbour Clinic.
are actively investigating this matter and are appealing to the general
public to adhere to the laws that govern our streets which is to drive
within the speed limit and to always wear your seat belt...
Abaconian arrested in Grand Bahama for drug possession
- Apr 21, 2016 - 9:46:11 AM
Freeport, Grand Bahama - A 21 year old female of Grand Cay, Abaco is in
police custody after she was arrested for Possession of Dangerous Drugs
with the intent to supply.
Reports are that on Wednesday 20th
April 2016 shortly before 2:00pm, officers of Operation Turf Sweep
acting on information went to the Grand Bahama Highway in the area of
the Grand Cay Boat Dock where officers discovered in a suitcase a
quantity of suspected marijuana and cocaine. A 21 year old female of
Grand Cay, Abaco was arrested and taken into police custody. Police are
10 kilos of cocaine discovered by Eleuthera police
- Apr 20, 2016 - 10:48:05 AM
Eleuthera, Bahamas - Reports are that shortly after 10:00am on Tuesday 19th April 2016,
Police in Eleuthera acting on information went to a beach in Central
Eleuthera, where they uncovered ten (10) kilos of cocaine. No one was
arrested for this discovery.
RBPF Wanted for Murder: Apeus Smith and Ashton McCardy of Nassau
- Apr 19, 2016 - 10:33:18 AM
Nassau, Bahamas - Police are seeking the public’s help in locating two
suspects who are wanted in connection with two recent murders.
The first suspect is
20 year old Alpeus Smith of Scott Street
The second suspect is
23 year old Ashton McCardy
of Pinewood Gardens and Bozine Town....