Crime

DOUBLE HOMICIDE: Mother recalls finding daughter dead in parked car
DOUBLE HOMICIDE: Mother recalls finding daughter dead in parked car

November 23, 2020

THE mother of a woman killed in a double homicide on Saturday has recalled the horrific moment when she discovered her dead daughter as "cold as ice" inside of a parked car on Ida Street...

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Videos show clubgoers breaking rules
Videos show clubgoers breaking rules

November 19, 2020

NATIONAL Security Minister Marvin Dames had stern words yesterday for people who persist in breaking Emergency Powers Orders after numerous people were cited for violating protocols at a club on Tuesday night...

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Man gunned down in ambush
Man gunned down in ambush

November 18, 2020

A MAN believed to be in his late 30s became the country's latest murder victim yesterday evening...

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Partygoers fined for breaking the rules
Partygoers fined for breaking the rules

November 16, 2020

POLICE Commissioner Paul Rolle said police have cited the organisers and attendees of a large gathering in Bimini over the weekend because they broke COVID-19 rules...

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Nightclub and guests fined for breaches
Nightclub and guests fined for breaches

November 13, 2020

POLICE cited the owner and patrons of a nightclub on Anthol Street, Montel Heights, on Wednesday night after they were found in breach of emergency orders...

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Police fine wedding party for breach of orders
Police fine wedding party for breach of orders

November 12, 2020

GUESTS of a wedding that broke COVID-19 protocols last Friday have been fined for attending the wedding reception and failing to socially distance...

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POLICE ACT OVER WEDDING BREACH: AG's son among guests cited after issuing apology for attending ceremony
POLICE ACT OVER WEDDING BREACH: AG's son among guests cited after issuing apology for attending ceremony

November 11, 2020

The Attorney General's son Carlyle Bethel was among a number of individuals informed by police last night they would face action over a rules-breaking wedding which took place in Nassau last Friday.

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Hunt for knifeman after fatal stabbing
Hunt for knifeman after fatal stabbing

November 06, 2020

A MAN died in hospital after he was stabbed at a Joe Farrington Road residence yesterday morning, police said...

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Get-rich-quick Ponzi schemes to be illegal
Get-rich-quick Ponzi schemes to be illegal

November 05, 2020

THE Minnis administration passed legislation in the House of Assembly yesterday that seeks to criminalise Ponzi schemes that have over the years defrauded Bahamians of hard-earned money...

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Five shot, one dead
Five shot, one dead

November 05, 2020

A SHOOTING incident on Peters Street has left one person dead and four others sent to the hospital with injuries...

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2,000 fine for four ounces of marijuana

October 23, 2020

A man found with over four ounces of marijuana was yesterday fined $2,000...

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Man fined and told to pay damages for smashing woman's windshield

October 23, 2020

A MAN who threw a rock at a woman and damaged her car's windshield was fined $200 and ordered to pay for the damage he had caused...

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Man who dragged ex-girlfriend onto road during row fined 500

October 23, 2020

A 30-year-old man, accused of dragging his former girlfriend on the road during an argument earlier this month, was yesterday fined $500...

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Another victim of drive-by killers
Another victim of drive-by killers

October 19, 2020

THE sister of a man who was shot and killed at Dumping Ground Corner on Friday night said the family is reeling over her brother's death...

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Date rape victim's warning to women

October 06, 2020

A GRAND Bahama woman who was left emotionally traumatised and physically scarred is warning other women to be careful at bars and nightclubs after she was reportedly drugged and raped by a stranger while celebrating at a local nightspot last year...

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Shootings spark call to increase police numbers
Shootings spark call to increase police numbers

October 06, 2020

RESIDENTS of Eleuthera are calling for more police presence as a wave of crime has come to that picturesque island in recent times...

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Four-year-old's last words: 'Mummy, get the doctor'
Four-year-old's last words: 'Mummy, get the doctor'

October 05, 2020

"MUMMY get the doctor, please get the doctor," were the last words of a four-year-old boy who was shot and killed in Eleuthera on Saturday while he was in his father's arms...

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UPDATED: Gunmen 'followed family to their home'
UPDATED: Gunmen 'followed family to their home'

October 05, 2020

COMMISSIONER of Police Paul Rolle yesterday said the gunmen who shot and killed a man and his son in Eleuthera on Saturday followed the victim and his family to their Rock Sound property to carry out the attack...

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Police hunted suspect before double killing
Police hunted suspect before double killing

October 02, 2020

COMMISSIONER Paul Rolle yesterday revealed that several police units were searching for the suspect who had murdered a mother and daughter hours before they were killed...

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NIB fraud warning: Pay it all back
NIB fraud warning: Pay it all back

September 30, 2020

NATIONAL Insurance Minister Brensil Rolle yesterday issued a warning to all unqualified individuals who may have received unemployment assistance cheques from the agency, urging them to return the payments as NIB...

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