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August 09, 2010
Four held over government break-ins

POLICE yesterday had a major breakthrough in the recent spate of break-ins at government institutions.
Four men were in custody last night assisting police with their investigations into the incidents, Supt Stephen Dean, director of the National Crime Prevention Office, said.
Speaking with The Tribune, Supt Dean said that police are investigating the possibility that this "crew" of men were resp...

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September 15, 2010
Schoolboy shot in head

An eight grade student of T. A. Thompson Junior High School was in critical condition in hospital last night after he was shot in the head while in the area of John and Blue Hill Roads, police said.
The incident occurred just before 4 p.m. as the boy was standing on a bus stop, not too far away from Naomi Blatch Primary School.

Police said when they arrived on the scene they met him lying on t...

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September 13, 2010
STUDENT SHOT IN THE HEAD

By CANDIA DAMES
Guardian News Editor
candia@nasguard.com
An eight grade student of T. A. Thompson Junior High School was in critical condition in hospital last night after he was shot in the head while in the area of John and Blue Hill Roads, police said.
The incident occurred just before 4 p.m. as the boy was standing on a bus stop, not too far away from Naomi Blatch Primary School.
Police said w...

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September 24, 2010
Forum to allow young to have voice on how to fight crime

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...

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Financial Empowerment Key Focus of Visionary Conference
October 04, 2010
Financial Empowerment Key Focus of Visionary Conference

Financial empowerment as well as Crime Prevention to be key focus of Visionary Conference.

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October 29, 2010
Police issue Halloween warning

By MEGAN REYNOLDS

Tribune Staff Reporter

mreynolds@tribunemedia.net

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...

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October 31, 2010
Spate of armed robberies over weekend

By AVA TURNQUEST

Tribune Staff Reporter

aturnquest@tribunemedia.net

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 ...

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November 15, 2010
Prime Minister Statement on Baha Mar - China

Good Afternoon, Ladies and Gentlemen of the press. I thank you for coming. And I welcome Bahamians and others around the country and overseas who are listening through various media.

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Event
"Inspiring Change by Raising Voices"

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

Where: Tra...


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December 13, 2010
MP holds community forum

By DENISE MAYCOCK

Tribune Freeport Reporter

dmaycock@tribunemedia.net

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...

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