Crime

Nottage outlines Bahamas' 'Blueprint' for Crime Success at Regional Correction Conference
Nottage outlines Bahamas' 'Blueprint' for Crime Success at Regional Correction Conference

July 07, 2015

Creating safer communities is perhaps the most significant challenge facing most, if not all, regional countries, Minister of National Security the Hon. Dr. Bernard J. Nottage told regional Corrections Officials...

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Shooting victim found dead in car

July 06, 2015

THE discovery of the body of a male, found shot dead in a car on the eastern end of Fire Trail Road early yesterday morning, has pushed the country's murder count to 76 for the year, according to The Tribune's records.

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LIFE OF CRIME: Dispensing justice
LIFE OF CRIME: Dispensing justice

June 30, 2015

IMAGINE if it were you sitting in the witness box, under oath and asked this question: is the criminal justice system working in The Bahamas?...

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More than 20,000 stolen from Bahamas National Festival Commission
More than 20,000 stolen from Bahamas National Festival Commission

June 29, 2015

POLICE have received a complaint of theft of more than $20,000 from the Bahamas National Festival Commission, The Tribune has learned...

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FNM blasts claim of PLP winning against crime
FNM blasts claim of PLP winning against crime

June 26, 2015

THE Free National Movement yesterday blasted the Christie administration for claiming it is "winning" the fight against crime at a time when Bahamians continue to fear for their lives amid "increased bloodshed..."

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Armed robbery ring cracked, says police commissioner

June 18, 2015

POLICE made two major ammunition and weapons busts this month as the result of a new operation and cracked a major armed robbery ring this week, Commissioner of Police Ellison Greenslade said yesterday...

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Manhunt on for South Carolina church gunman
Manhunt on for South Carolina church gunman

June 18, 2015

A white man opened fire during a prayer meeting inside a historic black church in downtown Charleston on Wednesday night, killing nine people, including the pastor, in an assault authorities described as a hate crime. The shooter was still at large Thursday morning...

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Several suspects sought for three overnight armed robberies

June 12, 2015

POLICE are searching for several suspects responsible for three separate armed robberies that occurred overnight in New Providence.

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Statement from the Department of Immigration on Criminal charges filed in connection with illegal landings in Eleuthera
Statement from the Department of Immigration on Criminal charges filed in connection with illegal landings in Eleuthera

June 11, 2015

Further to the illegal immigrant landings near James Cistern, Eleuthera on Wednesday, 3rd June 2015, the general public is advised that charges were brought against certain individuals on Monday and Tuesday of this week in connection with those illegal landings...

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Shooting at L.W.Young Jr. School
Shooting at L.W.Young Jr. School

June 09, 2015

There are confirmed reports of a shooting at the L.W.Young Jr. School, where a security officer was shot to the upper body. Information on the cause of the shooting are not available at this time...

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Man, 21, dies in late-night shooting on Bias Street
Man, 21, dies in late-night shooting on Bias Street

May 22, 2015

A MAN was shot dead while he was walking along Bias Street, off Baillou Hill Road, late on Thursday night, police have reported...

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Man dies in late-night shooting on Bias Street
Man dies in late-night shooting on Bias Street

May 22, 2015

A MAN was shot dead while he was walking along Bias Street, off Baillou Hill Road, late on Thursday night, police have reported...

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Man dies after he was stabbed at Potter's Cay Dock

May 20, 2015

A 31-year-old man was arrested yesterday for questioning in relation to the death of a man who was stabbed at Potter's Cay Dock around 1:30 p.m., according to Assistant Commissioner of Police Stephen Dean...

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Man stabbed to death at Potter's Cay Dock
Man stabbed to death at Potter's Cay Dock

May 20, 2015

POLICE are investigating the stabbing death of a man who was killed after an argument at Potter's Cay Dock this afternoon...

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Coroner to probe police shooting

May 20, 2015

THE death of a man killed during a shoot out with police on Saturday has been turned over to the coroner for investigation, police said yesterday...

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16-year-old charged with shooting man dead

May 19, 2015

A TEENAGER and a 24-year-old man appeared in Magistrate's Court yesterday separately charged in connection with a number of serious criminal cases, including murder...

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AK47 found after man dies in shootout with police

May 18, 2015

AN EARLY morning shoot out with police ended in the death of one man and the arrest of two others this weekend...

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Man shot outside club dies

May 18, 2015

A man was shot outside a nightclub on East Street yesterday morning and later died in hospital, police said...

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Suspect killed following police shootout

May 18, 2015

Officers shot and killed one of four armed men during a shootout in Mason's Addition on Saturday, police reported...

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Woman and man arrested on suspicion of human trafficking

May 18, 2015

A Bahamian woman and man have been arrested on suspicion of human trafficking, police said...

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