Accident/Emergency

Iran plane crash: Agonising wait continues for relatives
Iran plane crash: Agonising wait continues for relatives

February 19, 2018

Relatives of 66 people who were on board a plane that crashed in Iran are desperately waiting for any news...

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NIB Registration and Contribution Status Letters
NIB Registration and Contribution Status Letters

February 02, 2018

As a part of the government’s “Ease of Doing Business” initiative, the National Insurance Board (NIB) is pleased to advise of upcoming changes in the application process for business registration and contribution status letters (letters of good standing)...

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Samuel Leroy Moss Found 10 Miles From West Palm Beach
Samuel Leroy Moss Found 10 Miles From West Palm Beach

January 30, 2018

The Coast Guard rescued a man from a vessel taking on water Monday approximately 10 miles east of West Palm Beach, Florida.

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Traffic Accident Involving UB Student
Traffic Accident Involving UB Student

January 26, 2018

The Royal Bahamas Police Force is investigating an incident involving a University of The Bahamas (UB) student who was struck by a Suzuki Swift...

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Search for wreckage goes on to find answers over crash
Search for wreckage goes on to find answers over crash

January 22, 2018

WHILE search and rescue efforts have ceased for those who died in last week’s Andros plane crash, search and recovery for parts of the downed Piper Aztec plane are continuing as authorities expand their search...

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Overall Crime Down in 2017

January 18, 2018

According to the recently-released Royal Bahamas Police Force (RBPF) Crime Statistics 2017 report, overall instances of reported crime in The Bahamas were down...

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Recovery efforts continue in wake of crash

January 18, 2018

Although two bodies were spotted in the wreckage yesterday afternoon, up to 12 p.m. today, none of the victims who were onboard the aircraft that crashed in Mastic Point, Andros, on Wednesday had been recovered, Delvin Major, chief investigator of the Air Accident Investigation Department [...]

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Breaking | Plane crash kills six people
Breaking | Plane crash kills six people

January 17, 2018

A Piper Aztec aircraft crashed shortly after take-off from the airport at San Andros this morning, killing all six souls on board, North Andros and Berry Islands MP Carlton Bowleg confirmed...

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BREAKING NEWS: Small aircraft en route to New Providence missing

January 17, 2018

AVIATION officials confirmed on Wednesday the apparent disappearance of a small passenger aircraft, which departed Andros en route to New Providence shortly after 8am...

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Child dies after falling from truck
Child dies after falling from truck

December 15, 2017

A CHILD believed to be between the age of eight and ten years old died in an accident last night after falling off a tow truck...

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11 injured in bridge junction crash
11 injured in bridge junction crash

December 12, 2017

POLICE in New Providence are investigating a traffic accident that left 11 people injured...

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Nine homeless after blaze
Nine homeless after blaze

December 12, 2017

NINE people including a child are "homeless" after a fire ripped through four structures on Minnie Street last night, police said...

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Youth killed in South Beach crash
Youth killed in South Beach crash

December 08, 2017

A JUVENILE was killed in a fatal crash last night in the South Beach area...

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Good plans - and god - beat crime
Good plans - and god - beat crime

December 05, 2017

SENIOR Assistant Commissioner of Police Stephen Dean attributes the recent downward trend in crime to the “grace of God” and the new crime-fighting initiatives of the Royal Bahamas Police Force....

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Carnage on roads claims six
Carnage on roads claims six

December 04, 2017

A 68-year-old woman pedestrian is among six dead as a result of four separate traffic fatalities in New Providence, Grand Bahama and Abaco over the weekend...

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'I made mistakes - I'm only human'
'I made mistakes - I'm only human'

December 04, 2017

WHILE admitting he sometimes gets "it wrong" and does not communicate as best he could, Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis said there have been many "tough" days since the Free National Movement was elected to govern the country earlier this year...

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Man dies in Eastern Road crash
Man dies in Eastern Road crash

December 03, 2017

A man has died after a traffic accident on Eastern Road early on Sunday morning...

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Last contact with missing American couple's plane
Last contact with missing American couple's plane

October 11, 2017

THE LAST contact from Forrest Sanco, the American man who vanished with his wife while en route to Rum Cay for their honeymoon last month, was a signal to air traffic controllers that he was nearing his destination...

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Woman dies in drive-by shooting
Woman dies in drive-by shooting

October 11, 2017

A WOMAN is dead after she was shot in the Peardale area off Wulff Road last night, police said...

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Pedestrian dies after two car collision
Pedestrian dies after two car collision

October 10, 2017

Last night police revealed another person had died after a collision between two cars on Tonique Williams Darling Highway...

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