Crime

'Beaten' suspect: Seven cops took part
'Beaten' suspect: Seven cops took part

March 22, 2019

LAWYER whose client was taken from the Central Detective Unit by emergency medical services this week say pictures capture the bruises the man allegedly sustained in custody...

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Police call 911 for suspect 'beaten' in custody
Police call 911 for suspect 'beaten' in custody

March 20, 2019

EMERGENCY medical services were called to the Central Detective Unit of the Royal Bahamas Police Force yesterday to help a man who was allegedly beaten in custody, according to his lawyer Christina Galanos...

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Bahamian's face slashed in Florida restaurant attack
Bahamian's face slashed in Florida restaurant attack

March 19, 2019

A BAHAMIAN man has said he is thankful to be alive after he was slashed in his face during a knife attack at a restaurant in Pembroke Pines, Florida, on Saturday...

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HELP COPS FIND THE CHILDREN SNATCHER
HELP COPS FIND THE CHILDREN SNATCHER

March 11, 2019

ROYAL Bahamas Police Force investigators have no leads and are challenged with getting people to come forward with information that could lead to the arrest of the person responsible for the abduction of three boys on Thursday...

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Three children taken in 24 hours
Three children taken in 24 hours

March 08, 2019

THREE boys were allegedly abducted in two separate incidents in less than 24 hours, but were found a short time later, police said...

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Police investigating more child abductions
Police investigating more child abductions

March 07, 2019

Police are investigating another alleged abduction after a child was taken from a park off Soldier Road on Wednesday before being dropped off a short time later...

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Another Child Abduction Overnight

March 07, 2019

Police are presently investigating an alleged abduction of a juvenile male child, which occured Wednesday, 6th March, 2019...

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HE'S STILL OUT THERE
HE'S STILL OUT THERE

March 05, 2019

POLICE are still searching for the man who abducted and allegedly sexually assaulted an eight-year-old girl...

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Five locals held for illegal fishing
Five locals held for illegal fishing

March 04, 2019

FIVE Bahamians and three other men were arrested over the weekend after they were found fishing in a protected marine preserve in the Berry Islands with scores of conch on board their vessels...

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BEYOND WORDS: Girl, 8, dragged from her home in dead of night
BEYOND WORDS: Girl, 8, dragged from her home in dead of night

March 04, 2019

AN eight-year-old girl is deeply traumatised and her family shattered after she was abducted from her home early yesterday morning...

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Torture victims told - you must sue
Torture victims told - you must sue

February 28, 2019

RIGHTS Bahamas expressed concern yesterday about the treatment of three people who allege they were tortured by police for confessions in Eleuthera last year...

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Visa scam - there'll be no cover up
Visa scam - there'll be no cover up

February 28, 2019

NATIONAL Security Minister Marvin Dames yesterday declared "no one is above the law" as police continue their investigation into bribery claims at the Immigration Department...

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Revealed - film of cop shooting dogs
Revealed - film of cop shooting dogs

February 27, 2019

VIDEO footage has emerged of a law enforcement officer shooting a dog at point-blank range during what appears to be a home raid...

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D'Aguilar dismay at US crime warning
D'Aguilar dismay at US crime warning

February 27, 2019

TOURISM Minister Dionisio D'Aguilar says he expects some level of "push back" from local officials to a recent US travel advisory, as he expressed dismay over the alert's timing yesterday...

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Torture trio told - you're out of time
Torture trio told - you're out of time

February 27, 2019

THREE people who say police tortured them for confessions before releasing them without charge were told this week the time has expired for their matter to be addressed by the Royal Bahamas Police Force, despite the timely complaints they made...

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FBI secret tapes expose visa scam
FBI secret tapes expose visa scam

February 26, 2019

THE US Federal Bureau of Investigation claims it has more than six hours of audio recordings between Haitian-Bahamian Edward Israel Saintil and an unnamed immigration officer discussing bribery payments made to senior officials to secure permit approvals. The bribes ranged from $400 to $2,500...

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Marco Alert in line for mid-year rollout
Marco Alert in line for mid-year rollout

February 22, 2019

NATIONAL Security Minister Marvin Dames yesterday said testing on the Marco Alert software is complete, with the rollout of the system expected to occur before mid-year...

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US Coast Guard officer hoped to 'kill every person on the earth'
US Coast Guard officer hoped to 'kill every person on the earth'

February 21, 2019

A US Coast Guard officer has been arrested on suspicion of planning a terror attack, court documents show...

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'Beating charge will be probed'
'Beating charge will be probed'

February 20, 2019

COMMISSIONER of Police Anthony Ferguson yesterday insisted allegations police tortured the father of a missing child will be fully investigated...

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Find the women who took Shavar: Toddler dumped in street 13 hours after being taken
Find the women who took Shavar: Toddler dumped in street 13 hours after being taken

February 18, 2019

A THREE-year-old boy, abducted in a "domestic dispute" over the weekend, was left frightened and alone outside a Fox Hill washhouse several hours later, sparking a manhunt for two women believed to be the assailants...

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