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BAHAMAS Against Crime (BAC) is hosting a youth leaders forum to allow a younger generation to have a voice on how to best tackle the country's crime problem.
The event, scheduled for September 29, is aimed at community leaders between the ages of 17 and 35 when it is hoped that fresh, innovative ideas for the fight against rising crime levels will be raised.
The BAC, a non-profit community organ...
Financial empowerment as well as Crime Prevention to be key focus of Visionary Conference.
By MEGAN REYNOLDS
Tribune Staff Reporter
HALLOWEEN can turn from fun and games to a frightening reality when criminals use the occasion to pounce on unsuspecting victims, police warn.
Throwing eggs and flour can escalate into the pelting of rocks at people and vehicles, and masked costumes can be used by criminals to gain access to homes or attack residents, Police S...
By AVA TURNQUEST
Tribune Staff Reporter
POLICE are investigating a spate of armed robberies that occurred over the Halloween weekend.
Crime prevention advisories issued last week, which highlighted the criminal opportunity the popular tradition affords, proved ineffective for at least four people and two establishments, which were all robbed at gunpoint.
The crime ...
Monday 24th November 2014 8:45 AM
In observation of International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women day on November 25th, the United States Embassy Nassau has partnered with Pan-American Development Foundation and RBPF Urban Renewal to host the event:
“Inspiring Change by Raising Voices”
A seminar based on the Resistance and Prevention Program (RAPP).
When: Monday, Monday, November 24, 2014
By DENISE MAYCOCK
Tribune Freeport Reporter
FREEPORT - In an effort to combat crime and help victims of crime in his constituency, Pineridge MP Kwasi Thompson is hosting a community forum on crime prevention.
Mr Thompson said crime has become a serious challenge for Bahamians everywhere.
"It affects the lives of every Bahamian directly or indirectly. Pineridge, unfor...
Our crime has reached the level where even church leaders are calling for the heads of criminals. When it gets to this point, we know we are in serious trouble.
What we need is for society, led by the government and the church, to implement programs that would prevent a person from turning to a life of crime.
Hunger and fear profoundly shape a person's thoughts. When you don't know ...
Freeport, Bahamas - Prime Minister the Rt. Hon. Hubert Ingraham met with Grand Bahama's
Pastors' Forum at the Office of the Prime Minister, Freeport on
Saturday, December 18, 2010. The Forum, made up of pastors from a cross
section of denominations on Grand Bahama, met with the Prime Minister to
discuss ways local churches can play a more significant role in the
Government's Urban Renewal pro...
Prime Minister the Rt. Hon. Hubert Ingraham met with Grand Bahama's Pastors' Forum at the Office of the Prime Minister, Freeport on Saturday, December 18, 2010.