Posts Tagged ‘Family Islands’


RBPF: Large sezure of drugs in inagua

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

Intelligence led policing has led to five (5) persons being taken into custody following the seizure of a quantity of dangerous drugs on Saturday 9th December, 2017.

According to reports, around 5:00pm, a joint drug operation conducted by Officers from Drug Enforcement Unit assisted by US Drug Enforcement Agents, resulted in the seizure of a large quantity of cocaine during a search of a Haitian Freighter vessel...

RBPF: Large drugs sezure in Andros

Thursday, December 7th, 2017

According to reports around 1:00pm on Wednesday 6th December, 2017 Drug Enforcement Unit Officers along with US Drug Enforcement Agents were on routine patrol in the North Andros area when they discovered a Marijuana field in the area of Owens’ Town. An estimated eight thousand (8,000) marijuana plants were uprooted.  

Then, shortly after 12:00 noon on Thursday 7th December, 2017 Drug Enforcement Officer and US Drug Enforcement Agents assisted by Officers from North Andros District, returned to a nearby area in Owens Town, Andros where they uncovered a second marijuana field. An estimated two thousand three hundred (2,300) marijuana plants were uprooted...

RBPF: Large drugs sezure in Andros

Thursday, December 7th, 2017

According to reports around 1:00pm on Wednesday 6th December, 2017 Drug Enforcement Unit Officers along with US Drug Enforcement Agents were on routine patrol in the North Andros area when they discovered a Marijuana field in the area of Owens’ Town. An estimated eight thousand (8,000) marijuana plants were uprooted.  

Then, shortly after 12:00 noon on Thursday 7th December, 2017 Drug Enforcement Officer and US Drug Enforcement Agents assisted by Officers from North Andros District, returned to a nearby area in Owens Town, Andros where they uncovered a second marijuana field. An estimated two thousand three hundred (2,300) marijuana plants were uprooted...

RBPF Abaco: Shooting incident

Sunday, December 3rd, 2017

Police in Abaco are also investigating a shooting incident that occurred on Saturday 2nd December 2017.

Reports are that shortly before 11am, officers while on mobile patrol in the area of Don McKay Blvd were alerted to gunshots being heard in the area, upon making further inquiries, officers discovered that a male was shot to the leg...

RBPF: American dies while swimming at Great Sturrup Cay

Monday, November 27th, 2017

Police are investigating the apparent drowning of an American woman in waters at Great Sturrup Cay off Berry Islands on Sunday 26th November, 2017. 

According to reports, shortly after 11:00am, the American woman was swimming with family members in the water near Great Sturrup Cay when she became unconscious...

RBPF Bimini: Possession of dangerous drugs

Monday, November 20th, 2017


Five men are in police custody in Bimini after they were found in possession of a quantity of dangerous drugs.

Reports are that on Sunday 19th November 2017 shortly before 9:00pm, a team of officers on the island of Bimini executed a search warrant at a residence on Buccaneers Point, South Bimini and discovered 4.5 lbs. of cocaine and 1.5 lbs. of marijuana. Five men, two Jamaicans and three Bahamians were arrested and taken into police custody. Police are actively investigating this matter...

RBPF Nassau: Illegal gun seized in andros, 2 females and a male in custody

Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

Two adult females along with an adult male were taken into custody following the seizure of an illegal handgun in Andros on Monday 6th November 2017.

According to reports, around 10:30am, officers assigned to the North Andros District, acting on intelligence intercepted a Lancer Mitsubishi vehicle occupied by two females and a male in Red Bays, Andros...

RBPF: Found skeletal remains in Bimini

Saturday, November 4th, 2017

Police on the Island of Bimini are investigating the discovery of human remains that was found on Friday 3rd November 2016.

Reports are that shortly after 12:00pm, Officers were called to a beach near the East Wells area on North Bimini, where a human skeletal skull was discovered. The remains were collected and police are continuing investigation into this matter...

RBPF: Found skeletal remains in Bimini

Saturday, November 4th, 2017

Police on the Island of Bimini are investigating the discovery of human remains that was found on Friday 3rd November 2016.

Reports are that shortly after 12:00pm, Officers were called to a beach near the East Wells area on North Bimini, where a human skeletal skull was discovered. The remains were collected and police are continuing investigation into this matter...

RBPF: Eleuthera man in custody for drug possession

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

Eleuthera,Bahamas - Police in Eleuthera took a man into custody following the seizure of a quantity of dangerous drugs on Tuesday 31st October 2017.

Reports are shortly after 8:00pm officers assigned to the Eleuthera District were on routine patrol on Queens Highway, South Eleuthera, when they saw a man standing by a club acting suspiciously. The man on seeing the officers fled on foot and was captured shortly thereafter...