Crime

Slain - nine days after being a dad
Slain - nine days after being a dad

February 12, 2019

NINE days after welcoming the birth of his son, the country's latest murder victim was shot dead at Potter's Cay Dock...

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UPDATED: Four people murdered in 48 hours
UPDATED: Four people murdered in 48 hours

February 11, 2019

Four men were killed in separate incidents over the weekend with two of the killings taking place roughly an hour apart and just streets apart...

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'We can't stop every murder'
'We can't stop every murder'

February 05, 2019

AFTER three men were killed within less than 24 hours over the weekend, National Security Minister Marvin Dames said while police cannot stop every murder, law enforcement is on track to continue lowering murder statistics...

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Three dead after shootings hours apart
Three dead after shootings hours apart

February 02, 2019

Three men are dead after separate shooting incidents hours apart on Friday and Saturday...

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Strippers seized in club raids
Strippers seized in club raids

January 29, 2019

IMMIGRATION officials arrested 12 foreign women early yesterday morning during a joint operation targeting the “illicit nightlife circuit” throughout New Providence...

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PM says Government Relentless in its Crime-Fighting Efforts

January 24, 2019

Prime Minister, Dr. the Most Hon. Hubert Minnis said his Government will be relentless in its efforts in reducing crime for a safer and secure Bahamas...

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Five people dead in SunTrust Bank shooting in Florida
Five people dead in SunTrust Bank shooting in Florida

January 24, 2019

A gunman has killed five people at a bank in Florida, police say...hey say officers responded after a man called police from inside the SunTrust bank in the town of Sebring...

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Bonus scam firings on hold for police probe
Bonus scam firings on hold for police probe

January 17, 2019

MINISTRY of Education officials were to meet with investigators of the Royal Bahamas Police Force's Anti-Corruption Unit yesterday to discuss the parameters of a probe into suspected collusion among employees who are believed to have defrauded the government of almost $450,000...

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ZNS cyber attack was predicted
ZNS cyber attack was predicted

January 16, 2019

POLICE have sought assistance from "international partners" after radio servers at ZNS were hacked for ransom on Monday.

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Pawel Adamowicz, Gdansk mayor, stabbed at Poland Charity event
Pawel Adamowicz, Gdansk mayor, stabbed at Poland Charity event

January 14, 2019

The mayor of the Polish city of Gdansk has been seriously injured after being stabbed on stage at the country's biggest charity event, officials say...

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Father shot dead - just like his son
Father shot dead - just like his son

January 14, 2019

GRAND Bahama recorded its first homicide for 2019 when well-known musician and businessman Lester Adderley Sr was shot outside a night spot in Freeport early Sunday morning...

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Minister Dames Highlights Crime-Fighting and RBPF Initiatives

January 11, 2019

Minister of National Security the Hon. Marvin H. Dames, said, on January 6, 2019, that, despite the accomplishments that the Royal Bahamas Police Force officers may have had over the previous year...

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Film casts new light on prosecutor attack

January 11, 2019

LAVITA Thurston outfitted her home with surveillance cameras in December, three years after her daughter was killed on her front porch...

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Commissioner defends police shootings in crime battle: IN ANY WAR THERE ARE CASUALTIES
Commissioner defends police shootings in crime battle: IN ANY WAR THERE ARE CASUALTIES

January 09, 2019

POLICE Commissioner Anthony Ferguson said yesterday police are at “war” with criminals, adding there will likely be “casualties” when people confront law enforcement officers...

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Police seek motive in lawyer stabbing
Police seek motive in lawyer stabbing

January 08, 2019

A PROSECUTOR at the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions is nursing wounds after he was stabbed in the head on Sunday night, an attack officials say has little precedent in The Bahamas...

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Probation for cashiers who admitted theft

January 04, 2019

Three cashiers who stole from their employers and tried to cover their tracks by altering invoices were yesterday placed on probation for two years. Angel Storr, 21, of Yellow Elder; Ashadee Adderley, 28, of Golden Isles Road; and Ashley Winters, 25, of Essex Street, were [...]

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54 Haitian migrants apprehended in the Abacos
54 Haitian migrants apprehended in the Abacos

January 04, 2019

ifty-four Haitian migrants were apprehended in the Abacos yesterday during a joint operation between the Royal Bahamas Police Force (RBPF), the Bahamas Immigration Department and the Royal Bahamas Defence Force (RBDF).

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Prison officers strip searched
Prison officers strip searched

January 04, 2019

CORRECTIONAL officers are protesting a "demoralising" process that sees officers strip searched before the start of their shift.

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Police arrest woman after she shoots gun from moving vehicle
Police arrest woman after she shoots gun from moving vehicle

January 03, 2019

A WOMAN was taken into police custody on New Year's Day in connection with a viral video taken of what is believed to be her shooting a gun from a moving vehicle.

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'No more worrying if he is safe'

January 03, 2019

The mother of a 19-year-old man who was murdered on New Year’s Day said yesterday he is in a better place and she no longer has to worry about his safety.

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