Crime

Credit Card Used After Italy Deaths
Credit Card Used After Italy Deaths

November 15, 2019

THE father of one of two Bahamian men who died under mysterious circumstances while on a trip to Italy said relatives still have unanswered questions, claiming the credit card of one victim was still in use after his death.

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Gibson Detective - We Made Mistakes
Gibson Detective - We Made Mistakes

November 14, 2019

THE lead investigator in former Cabinet minister Shane Gibson's bribery case admitted on Thursday she was wrong to have jointly interviewed a local businessman and a woman to "synchronise" their claims against the former parliamentarian...

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Shane Gibson Trial: Officer Admits Changing AshS Witness Statement
Shane Gibson Trial: Officer Admits Changing Ash’S Witness Statement

November 13, 2019

THE lead investigator in former Cabinet minister Shane Gibson's bribery trial admitted on Wednesday to altering the original statement she took from a local businessman by adding in a pivotal allegation against the former parliamentarian some three months after it was taken and signed...

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Sex attackers dump victim in sea
Sex attackers dump victim in sea

November 12, 2019

A WOMAN was sexually assaulted, beaten and thrown into waters at Potter's Cay on Monday morning in a shocking attack, police said...

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56 Haitian National Convicted in Magistrate's Court
56 Haitian National Convicted in Magistrate's Court

November 12, 2019

On November 11, 2019 (50) Males and (6) Females appeared in Magistrate’s Court #2 before Magistrate Kara Turnquest-Deveaux and were convicted of Illegal Landing. They all pled guilty as charged...

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Three left orphaned as gunman opens fire
Three left orphaned as gunman opens fire

November 12, 2019

POLICE in New Providence are investigating the circumstances of a shooting that left a man dead yesterday. According to reports, shortly after 1am, a man and a woman arrived at their residence on Ashley Close, off Hawk Ridge Road, when a gunman shot the man multiple times before fleeing...

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Woman facing fake cheques charges remanded to prison
Woman facing fake cheques charges remanded to prison

November 08, 2019

A 21-year-old woman was ordered to be remanded to prison on Friday accused of being caught with over $8,000 worth of fake bank cheques drawn on a local cable provider's account...

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We DidnT Murder Breanna, Thea Did: Alleged Killers Blame Friend For Fatal Attack
‘We Didn’T Murder Breanna, Thea Did’: Alleged Killers Blame Friend For Fatal Attack

November 07, 2019

A janitor and her friend both told police they did not know teenage mother Breanna Mackey was being stabbed to death by their other friend until it was too late, jurors heard yesterday...

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CLEAR YOUR NAME: Chance to erase record for minor marijuana crimes
CLEAR YOUR NAME: Chance to erase record for minor marijuana crimes

November 06, 2019

FORMER Police Commissioner Paul Farquharson wants young and first-time offenders, especially those convicted of drug possession crimes, to get their criminal records expunged..

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Bahamas Against Crime Launches Anti- Abuse, Exploitation and Trafficking of Children Week with Ecumenical Service

November 05, 2019

Minister of Social Services and Urban Development, the Hon. Frankie A. Campbell, told an audience attending the National Ecumenical Church Service that launched Bahamas Against Crime’s anti Abuse, Exploitation and Trafficking of Children Week of Activities that each citizen has a role to play in the country’s child protection efforts...

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Deportation For RenewS Ex-Boss Cox
Deportation For Renew’S Ex-Boss Cox

November 01, 2019

FORMER Renew Bahamas CEO Michael Cox and his uncle Maurice were collectively fined $6,000 yesterday for working at a local scrapyard without valid work permits late last year...

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Show Her Mercy: Family Begs Judge To Help Mother Who Killed Her Girl
Show Her Mercy: Family Begs Judge To Help Mother Who Killed Her Girl

November 01, 2019

THE brother-in-law of a schizophrenic woman who killed her two-year-old daughter by dousing her with gasoline and setting her on fire yesterday begged a judge not to send her to prison, but to allow her to get “the help she needs”...

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Breanna slipped twice - then they attacked
Breanna slipped twice - then they attacked

October 30, 2019

A 14-year-old boy yesterday testified how a car full of girls nearly ran him over in their haste to ultimately stab and beat to death teenage mother Breanna Mackey over an $80 cell phone last year...

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They Ran Breanna Down Like Animals: Sister Tells Court How Gang Stabbed Teen Over 80 Cellphone
They Ran Breanna Down Like Animals: Sister Tells Court How Gang Stabbed Teen Over $80 Cellphone

October 29, 2019

THE older sister of teenage mother Breanna Mackey tearfully recounted yesterday how five girls who were supposed to be her sister’s friends ran her down “like a dog” in the street and brutally mobbed her over an $80 smartphone last year...

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UPDATED: Suspect dies in police shootout
UPDATED: Suspect dies in police shootout

October 27, 2019

One of two men taken to hospital after a car chase and shootout with police on Friday afternoon has died of his injuries. A third man remains at large...

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UPDATED: One of two men shot by police dies in hospital
UPDATED: One of two men shot by police dies in hospital

October 26, 2019

One of two men taken to hospital after a car chase and shootout with police on Friday afternoon has died of his injuries. A third man remains at large...

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Atlantis death - suicide or murder
Atlantis death - suicide or murder

October 25, 2019

THE older brother of a South African woman found hanged in a room at the Atlantis resort last year, yesterday urged a jury to find that his sister was murdered...

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Man critical in hospital with gunshot wounds
Man critical in hospital with gunshot wounds

October 24, 2019

A MAN is in hospital nursing gunshot wounds after he was shot Tuesday night, police said. According to police, shortly after 10pm two men were sitting outside a residence on Wilson Tract off Wulff Road, when a gunman entered the yard and opened fire...

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Rose McGowan sues Weinstein over silencing attempts
Rose McGowan sues Weinstein over silencing attempts

October 24, 2019

Actress Rose McGowan has filed a lawsuit against Harvey Weinstein, his ex-lawyers and a private intelligence agency, accusing them of trying to silence her...

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Jail and fines for 15 more migrants
Jail and fines for 15 more migrants

October 24, 2019

A 26-year-old Haitian woman’s two-month prison sentence was increased to a year and coupled with a fine yesterday because she gave immigration officers a false name out of fear when they arrested her last week...

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