Crime

Suspect in killing of activist's boyfriend is granted bail
Suspect in killing of activist's boyfriend is granted bail

December 02, 2016

A MAN awaiting trial in connection with a fatal shooting that was captured on video was granted bail in the Supreme Court yesterday.

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Man faces court on firearm charge
Man faces court on firearm charge

December 02, 2016

A MAN was remanded to prison yesterday after he was arraigned on a firearm related offence.

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UPDATED: Man dies after Toote Shop Corner shooting

December 02, 2016

POLICE are reporting that they are on the scene of a fatal shooting at Toote Shop Corner, off East Street, on Thursday night.

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Woman shot dead next to her Bible

December 02, 2016

THE woman who was shot dead Wednesday night as she pulled up to her home in the Chippingham area with relatives had just returned from church when gunmen ambushed the family.

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'We are safe' insists senior police officer

December 02, 2016

DESPITE a recent spate of murders and shootings in New Providence and Grand Bahama, officer-in-charge of the Central Detective Unit, Chief Superintendent Clayton Fernander said the country is still a "safe" place.

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Man shot, dies

December 02, 2016

The murder spree in New Providence continued last night.

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'Woman had escaped death'

December 02, 2016

The woman who was shot dead in front of her Chippingham home on Wednesday night had "escaped death" over a week ago, according to a neighbor, who spoke yesterday.

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Lawyers ask court to acquit brothers of rape

December 02, 2016

Lawyers defending three brothers accused of raping a woman to whom they had offered a ride urged a Supreme Court to acquit them yesterday.

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Bacon wants Jones jailed for alleged contempt of court

December 02, 2016

Billionaire hedge fund manager Louis Bacon wants media boss Wendell Jones jailed for alleged contempt of court for publishing defamatory articles about Bacon in contravention of a 2012 court order.

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$19,000 seized from pair travelling to Haiti

December 01, 2016

A COURT seized more than $19,000 in US currency from a man and a woman yesterday for failing to get formal permission to carry that amount of money out of the country for their trip to Haiti.

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Man denied bail over charges of drug possession

December 01, 2016

A MAN was remanded to prison yesterday after he was arraigned on a charge of possession of dangerous drugs with intent to supply.

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Judge refuses to adjourn decade-old murder case
Judge refuses to adjourn decade-old murder case

December 01, 2016

A SUPREME Court judge yesterday told the junior lawyer for a man awaiting trial on a murder and rape charge that he was not inclined to adjourn the decade-old case until 2018.

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Turnquest: Strange end to Deputy PM robbery case

December 01, 2016

FREE National Movement Deputy Leader Peter Turnquest yesterday said it is "very unusual" and "curiously strange" that the attorney general would discontinue prosecuting the two men who were accused of robbing Deputy Prime Minister Phillip Brave Davis at a time when he was acting prime minister.

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Man killed in shootout with police officers
Man killed in shootout with police officers

December 01, 2016

POLICE fatally shot a man during an altercation in the Price Street area of Nassau Village yesterday, as officers attempted to take a "prolific offender" into custody.

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Woman dies, girl wounded in family shooting on Poitier Avenue
Woman dies, girl wounded in family shooting on Poitier Avenue

December 01, 2016

THE bloodiest month of the year ended with another murder on Wednesday night, the 14th in November, when one woman died and four others - including a young girl - were injured in a multiple shooting of a family on Poitier Avenue.

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BREAKING NEWS: Man dies after Toote Shop Corner shooting

December 01, 2016

POLICE are reporting that they are on the scene of a fatal shooting at Toote Shop Corner, off East Street, on Thursday night.

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Long-standing extradition matter pushed to next year

December 01, 2016

Five alleged drug traffickers who have been fighting extradition to Florida for more than a decade have hired top British barrister Edward Fitzgerald, QC, to argue their appeal.

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Fatal police shooting in Nassau Village

December 01, 2016

Police shot and killed a man shortly after 1 p.m. yesterday while conducting a major operation in Nassau Village.

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Mother of alleged rape victim has outburst in court

December 01, 2016

The mother of a young woman who was allegedly raped by three brothers disrupted court proceedings yesterday during the testimony of one of the defendants.

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Man accused of assault on police

November 30, 2016

A MAN was remanded to prison yesterday after he was arraigned on aggravated assault charges.

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