Crime

Woman stabbed to death in fight

November 17, 2014

A WOMAN died after being stabbed multiple times following an argument last night - and police have arrested her boyfriend as a suspect in the crime...

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OPBAT Awarded at Joint Drug Interdiction Meeting

November 15, 2014

Bahamian law enforcement agents were amongst recipients honoured as a result of the 2013 United States Interdiction Coordinator (USIC) Award, ‘Joint Operations’ category, presentation to Operation Bahamas, Turks and Caicos (OPBAT)...

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US citizens warned over Nassau crime
US citizens warned over Nassau crime

November 04, 2014

A NEW American warning about crime in the Bahamas expresses concern over home invasions and a recent spike in reported sexual assaults, some which are linked to the loosely regulated water sports industry on Paradise Island...

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FOur held as 600,000 of marijuana seized
FOur held as 600,000 of marijuana seized

November 03, 2014

FOUR men are in police custody in connection with the seizure of over $600,000 worth of marijuana over the weekend...

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Police find home invasion suspect 'hiding' in hotel on PI

October 30, 2014

THE 18-year-old suspect wanted for questioning in connection with the home invasion and murder of Blair resident Andre Cartwright was caught by police early yesterday morning "hiding" in a Paradise Island hotel, according to Chief Superintendent Paul Rolle...

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Latest murder victim was shot while riding his bicycle
Latest murder victim was shot while riding his bicycle

October 30, 2014

THE country's murder count for the year inched closer to 100 following a shooting in Adderley Street, Fox Hill Tuesday night that left a 38-year-old man dead...

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'Be vigilant of anyone posing as police officers'
'Be vigilant of anyone posing as police officers'

October 29, 2014

ASSISTANT Police Commissioner Leon Bethel yesterday warned Bahamian residents to be vigilant of persons posing as police officers...

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BREAKING NEWS: Fatal shooting in Fox Hill
BREAKING NEWS: Fatal shooting in Fox Hill

October 28, 2014

Police have confirmed a fatal shooting tonight at Adderley Street, Fox Hill...

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Man shot dead in home invasion
Man shot dead in home invasion

October 28, 2014

A 44-year old man is dead after he was shot multiple times early this morning in a home invasion in Blair Estates...

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Four men in custody after 118,000 of marijuana is seized

October 28, 2014

FOUR Bahamian men are in police custody in connection with the seizure of over $118,000 worth of marijuana early yesterday morning...

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Man shot dead on way to his friend's funeral

October 27, 2014

ONE of the two men killed in three separate shootings over the weekend was on his way to the funeral of a friend murdered in the Yellow Elder community, police said yesterday...

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Latest armed robberies bring month's total to 30

October 27, 2014

POLICE yesterday said they were investigating three armed robberies that happened over the weekend with the number of reported instances of the crime totalling 30 for the month of October, according to The Tribune's count...

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Bell concerned by rapes spike

October 24, 2014

STATE National Security Minister Keith Bell yesterday stood by his earlier comments that there has been a recent spike in rapes, but insisted that Police Commissioner Ellison Greenslade was correct when he told reporters that the overall reported cases of the crime are down.

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Confusion as police chief says rape figures down
Confusion as police chief says rape figures down

October 23, 2014

RAPE statistics are trending downward compared to last year, Police Commissioner Ellison Greenslade said yesterday amid increased focus on reported instances of the heinous crime...

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Woman stabbed in fight with two other women

October 22, 2014

A WOMAN is in hospital after she was stabbed during a fight with two other women, police said...

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Shootings on the increase

October 22, 2014

THERE have been 44 reported shootings since September 1 to October 21 - 12 of which have added to the country's murder count, according to The Tribune's analysis of the Royal Bahamas Police Force's daily crime reports yesterday...

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Murder victim was wearing an electronic ankle bracelet

October 22, 2014

ONE of the country's latest murder victims was out on bail and wearing an electronic monitoring ankle bracelet, Supt Paul Rolle said yesterday.

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Man found dead as 100 Haitians detained
Man found dead as 100 Haitians detained

October 22, 2014

ONE Haitian died and more than 100 other migrants were apprehended by Royal Bahamas Defence Force marines in the Exumas yesterday morning...

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Man shot in head at dock

October 15, 2014

A MAN is in serious condition in hospital after he was shot in the head at Potter's Cay Dock on National Heroes Day...

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Ten robberies in just three days

October 14, 2014

POLICE are currently investigating ten armed robberies that occurred within three days, one which resulted in the shooting of a woman...

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