Crime

Police searching for suspects in 3 shooting incidents on Monday evening
Police searching for suspects in 3 shooting incidents on Monday evening

May 24, 2016

Police are seeking the publicís help in locating the suspects responsible for three separate shooting incidents that have left several persons detained in hospital on Monday 23rd May 2016.

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Man denied bail over killing at Burial Ground Corner
Man denied bail over killing at Burial Ground Corner

May 24, 2016

A MAN was denied bail and remanded to prison yesterday after he was charged in connection with a recent fatal shooting in an inner-city community.

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Suspect in court over rape attack
Suspect in court over rape attack

May 24, 2016

A MAN appeared in Magistrates Court yesterday facing a rape charge stemming from an late night attack at a woman's home over the weekend.

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Murder accused declared unfit to stand trial

May 24, 2016

A man accused of murder was yesterday deemed unfit to enter a plea.
Dario Belle, 22, admitted responsibility for the 2012 beating death of Harold Sands, 55, when he appeared before Senior Justice Jon Isaacs for an arraignment in July 2013.

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Man arraigned for Burial Ground Corner murder

May 24, 2016

Police have charged a resident of Mason's Addition in connection with a murder and attempted murder that occurred in the area last week.

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Suspect denies he escaped

May 24, 2016

A man who police say escaped from a police bus that was headed to prison denied the charge yesterday.

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Prisoner who got away from bus denies escaping

May 24, 2016

PRISONER Jason Jerome Rolle denied escaping lawful custody on Friday afternoon when he was arraigned in Magistrates Court yesterday.

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Nottage 'not satisfied' with murder rate decrease

May 23, 2016

NATIONAL Security Minister Dr. Bernard Nottage said on Friday he is not satisfied by the decrease in the murder rate in 2016 compared to the last two years, vowing to work to ensure all Bahamians feel safe.

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Bahamians 'attempted to smuggle 26 immigrants into U.S.'

May 23, 2016

TWO Bahamian men, along with 26 illegal immigrants, including a 16-year-old girl, were apprehended by the US Coast Guard after their speedboat experienced engine trouble 17 miles off the Florida coast.

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Woman assaulted during break-in

May 23, 2016

A woman was sexually assaulted yesterday morning after a man armed with a knife broke into her residence, police said.

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Police hunt rapist after knife attack

May 22, 2016

POLICE in New Providence are on the hunt for a man who allegedly broke into a woman's home early on Sunday morning and sexually assaulted her at knife point.

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Police hunt Robinson Road area rapist after knife attack
Police hunt Robinson Road area rapist after knife attack

May 22, 2016

POLICE in New Providence are on the hunt for a man who allegedly broke into a woman's home early on Sunday morning and sexually assaulted her at knife point.

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Prisoner escapes

May 21, 2016

Yet another prisoner escaped from police custody, triggering an island-wide manhunt by the Royal Bahamas Police Force.

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Defence Force apprehends Dominican fishing vessel and crew

May 20, 2016

THE Royal Bahamas Defence Force (RBDF) on Friday reported the apprehension of a Dominican fishing vessel and its 11 crew in a suspected poaching operation in the southern Bahamas this week.

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Murder accused denies 14,000 belonged to Long Island web shop
Murder accused denies 14,000 belonged to Long Island web shop

May 20, 2016

A WOMAN accused of murdering a web shop employee denied that the $14,000 found in her possession belonged to a web shop in Long Island, a Supreme Court jury heard on Friday.

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POLICE LAUNCH ISLAND-WIDE MANHUNT FOR ESCAPED PRISONER

May 20, 2016

Police have launched an island-wide manhunt for a prisoner who escaped from a police transport vehicle on Friday.

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Man has firearm sentence reduced
Man has firearm sentence reduced

May 20, 2016

A MAN sentenced to the previous mandatory minimum of four years for possession of an unlicensed firearm has had his sentence reduced on appeal.

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Man accused of murder granted bail ahead of retrial
Man accused of murder granted bail ahead of retrial

May 20, 2016

A MAN awaiting retrial on a murder charge was granted bail in the Supreme Court yesterday.

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Cuban migrants are flown into Nassau

May 20, 2016

SEVEN Cuban migrants brought to Grand Bahama after being picked up by the US Coast Guards in Bahamian waters this week were flown to Nassau on Friday and detained at the Detention Centre to await repatriation.

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Update: Police capture escaped prisoner

May 20, 2016

A PRISONER who escaped from a police bus on Wulff Road on his way back to prison on Friday afternoon has been described as "armed and dangerous" by police in New Providence.

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