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Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Alleged Drowning in Abaco - Jul 17, 2019 - 5:50:18 PM

Reports are that shortly before 2:00pm, an American female, a home owner in Green Turtle Cay, Abaco, while swimming with her two grandsons in waters on Gilliam Bay Beach, Green Turtle Cay, was reportedly caught in a rip current. Persons nearby rescued the two boys and the victim who was brought to shore. CPR was administered to the female by local residents...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Police are investigating the discovery of a female body found in a vehicle - Jul 17, 2019 - 12:20:00 PM

Reports are that on Wednesday 17th July 2019, shortly after 8:00am, police were called to a business establishment on East Beach Drive where the body of a female with stab wounds was discovered in the trunk of a vehicle. Emergency Medical Personnel were called to the scene and reported no signs of life.

Police are aggressively investigating this matter and are appealing to the general public for any information that can assist with this investigation, to contact them at telephone numbers 350-3107 thru12, 911/919 or call your nearest police station...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police involved shooting – Firearm and illegal drugs recovered - Jul 17, 2019 - 10:20:12 AM

Police are investigating a shooting incident on New Providence, Tuesday 16th July, 2019, which resulted in an adult male being shot and a firearm recovered. 

According to reports, shortly before 8:00pm police officers were on patrol in the south eastern part of New Providence, when they observed two men in a blue Honda vehicle...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF Nassau: Police investigate alleged drowning on the island of Eleuthera - Jul 17, 2019 - 10:09:00 AM

Police on the island of Eleuthera are investigation an alleged drowning Tuesday, 16th July, 2019 which has left an adult male dead.   

According to reports, shortly before 6:00pm, a group of young men were walking along the water’s edge in Hatchet Bay, Eleuthera, when they decided to jump into the water.  One of the men, when he surfaced, called out for help, but became submerged a second time...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: structural fire investigation - 153 fixed penalty notices issued to drivers - Jul 16, 2019 - 5:00:31 PM

Police on the island of New Providence are investigating a fire which destroyed a portion of a home and claimed the life of an adult male Tuesday, 16th July, 2019.

According to reports, shortly after 11:00am, Fire Service Officers responded to a call of a building fire at Sunlight Village off East Street...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police investigates apparent suicide - Jul 15, 2019 - 7:30:25 AM

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a juvenile male who was discovered in a home Sunday, 14th July, 2019.

According to reports, shortly after 5:00pm, police officers were called to a home on Faith Avenue north of Carmichael Road, where a male was discovered unconscious, hanging from a rod in a closet. Paramedics were called to the scene and transported the juvenile to hospital where, a short time later he was pronounced dead... 
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: Police investigates boating accident on Exuma Island - Jul 15, 2019 - 6:20:13 AM

Police on the island of Exuma are investigating a boating accident, Sunday, 14th July, 2019 which has left an adult American male detained in hospital. 

According to reports, shortly before 5:00pm, a tour boat was sailing in Elizabeth Harbour, George Town, when the captain felt something hit the rear of the boat. He and others made a check of the water and discovered a male with injuries to his hand...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police Investigates Armed Robberies- 1 Adult Male In Custody - Jul 14, 2019 - 9:00:05 AM

Police on the Island of New Providence are investigating three (3) armed robberies which occurred Saturday, 13th July, 2019 and have taken an adult male into custody in connection with one of them. 

In the first incident, according to reports, shortly before 6:00am, a man was walking on Faith Avenue, South when he was approached by an armed man, who robbed him of cash and other items before getting into a white Honda car with the partial license number 3297 and speeding away... 
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Police investigatiing an armed robbery and a homicide - Jul 14, 2019 - 8:50:51 AM

Reports are that shortly before 2:00am, police were called to a business establishment on the Mall Drive, where two armed males entered that establishment, held everyone at bay and robbed them of personnel items before making good their escape on foot.

Shortly thereafter, around 2:30am on the same date, police were called to the West Atlantic Drive area, where a male was found lying on the ground with gunshot wounds to the abdomen and back...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama : Dangerous Drugs Arrest - Jul 12, 2019 - 7:15:51 AM

Reports are that on Thursday 11th July 2019 shortly after 6:00am, officers of the Drug Enforcement Unit, while at a resident on Shannon Drive, discovered 4.42 lbs. of suspected marijuana. Two males and a female who reside at that resident were arrested and taken into police custody...

Reports are that on Thursday 11th July 2019, shortly before 9:00pm, officers of the Eight Mile Rock Division, while armed with a search warrant, went to a resident in Jones Town, Eight Mile Rock and discovered (27) .40 hollow tip ammunition...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police investigating country's latest homicide - Jul 11, 2019 - 8:05:14 AM

Police on New Providence are investigating a stabbing incident, Wednesday 10th July, 2019 which has left an adult male dead and another male detained in hospital. 

According to reports, shortly after 9:00pm, two men were in the parking lot of a business establishment on East Street South and Cox Way, when they got into an altercation, which escalated, resulting in them stabbing each other about the body...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF: Helicopter crash victims identified - Jul 8, 2019 - 10:30:13 AM

Police have officially identified the seven persons who were killed as a result off the helicopter crash, Thursday, 4th July, 2019 in waters off Big Grand Cay, The Bahamas as follows:

(1)    Geoffrey LeePainter DOB 30-10-66 of Barnes Staple, United Kingdom (Pilot)
(2)    Kameron Nicole Cline DOB 21-03-97 of Washington, DC
(3)    Brittney Layne Searson DOB 16-08-97 of Palm Beach, Florida
(4)    Jillian Nicole Clarke DOB 07-10-96 Los Angeles, Califonia...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police investigates armed robbery and alledged drowning - Jul 8, 2019 - 6:45:40 AM

Armed robbery: Police on the Island of New Providence are seeking assistance in identifying and locating the person responsible for an armed robbery which occurred Sunday, 7th July, 2019.

According to reports, shortly after 8:00am, an armed man entered a major food store, located at East Street and Robinson Road...

Alleged drowning: Police are investigation an alleged drowning, Sunday 7th July, 2019 which has left an adult male dead...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF Nassau: Police investigates shooting incident and armed robbery - Jul 7, 2019 - 8:30:25 AM

Shooting incident: Police on the Island of New Providence are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating the person responsible for a shooting incident, which left an adult male in hospital...

Armed robbery: Police on the Island of New Providence are seeking assistance in identifying and locating the persons responsible for two armed robberies which occurred Saturday, 6th July, 2019...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Police are investigating a shooting incident has left 2 adult males with injuries - Jul 7, 2019 - 6:30:38 AM

According to reports, on Sunday 7th July 2019, shortly before 4:00am, police were called to a business establishment on East Sunrise Highway where it is reported that a lone gunman opened fire hitting two males. One of the males sustained injuries to the upper body and the other to the lower body. They were both transported to the Rand Memorial Hospital via Emergency Medical Services. Both victims are listed in serious condition...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Family Islands
RBPF: American Tourist bitten by shark, airlifted to New Providence - Jul 5, 2019 - 8:40:43 AM

Reports are that on Thursday 4th July 2019, around 5:30pm police on Guana Cay,became aware of a shark bite incident, involving a 32 year old American Tourist from Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The victim was an occupant on board a 41 ft. Bahama Craft along with two other Americans, snorkeling in waters off Nippers Beach, Guana Cay, when he was bitten by a shark...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force
RBPF: Seven victims perish in helicopter crash - Grand Cay, Abaco - Jul 4, 2019 - 11:00:31 PM

Police on the island of Abaco and Grand Bahama are investigating a helicopter crash that have left (7) American citizens dead.

Reports are that on Thursday 4th July 2019, shortly after 2:00pm, police received information that a helicopter with (7) American citizens on board, had left Big Grand Cay headed to Fort Lauderdale was missing...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF Grand Bahama: Shooting incident that has left 2 females with injuries - Jul 4, 2019 - 8:45:42 AM

Reports are that on Thursday 4th July 2019, shortly after 2:00am, police were called to the East Sunrise Highway area, where it was reported that a male armed with a firearm shot two females. They both sustained injuries to the leg area and were transported to the Rand Memorial Hospital via private vehicle and ambulance. They are both reported to be in stable condition.

Police are appealing to the general public for any information that can assist them in this investigation, to give them a call at telephone numbers 350-3107 thru 12, 911/919 or call your nearest police station...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : Grand Bahama District
RBPF: Traffic Fatality has left a male dead - Jul 3, 2019 - 10:25:31 AM

Reports are that on Sunday 30th June 2019, police were called to the East Sunrise Highway area, where a male was struck by a black Honda Civic vehicle travelling east on East Sunrise Highway and failed to stop. Police and EMS personnel were called to the scene. The pedestrian was taken to the Rand Memorial Hospital where he was seen by doctor who listed his injuries as serious. Police later located the black Honda Civic vehicle and the 26 year old driver who is from Grand Bahama...
Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : WANTED PERSONS
RBPF WANTED: 26 yr. old Jeremiah Andrews-Forbes of Nassau - Jul 2, 2019 - 7:50:55 PM

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Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating the following person who is wanted for questioning in connection with an attempted murder investigation. 
Wanted is:

Jeremiah Andrews-Forbes aka “Jaddy” age 26 years. His last known address is Mantol Street, Montel Heights...
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