Posts Tagged ‘Grand Bahama District’


RBPF Grand Bahama – Found firearm – Traffic accident

Monday, February 19th, 2018


Found firearm:Officers of the Drug Enforcement Unit uncovers an illegal firearm.

On Sunday 18th February 2018, shortly after 3:00pm, Officers of the Drug Enforcement Unit, acting on information...

Traffic accident: Police in Grand Bahama, are investigating a traffic accident that has left an 18 year old male, of Hepburn Town Eight Mile Rock, in critical condition at the Rand Memorial Hospital..

RBPF Grand Bahama: Stabbing incident

Sunday, February 18th, 2018

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating a stabbing incident that has left five men with injuries.

Reports are, that on Sunday 18th February 2018, shortly after 12:00am, police received information of a fight at a club in the Freeport area. Officers responded, and discovered that several young men, were involved in an altercation, which resulted in five of them being stabbed...

RBPF: 55 drivers ticketed by traffic division officers in Grand Bahama

Friday, February 16th, 2018

Officers from the Traffic Division conducted a road check on East Sunrise Highway on Thursday 15th February 2018. Their efforts were intended to maintain road safety, minimize the number of road accidents, to show police presence, and to ensure that all road users are complying with the rules and regulations of the road. It was also to encourage and advise vehicle owners to collect their new license plates...

RBPF Grand Bahama: Police investigating a traffic fatality

Friday, February 9th, 2018

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating a traffic accident that has left a male dead on Friday 9th February 2018.

Reports are that shortly before 8:00am, a traffic accident occurred involving a 2001 blue and white Van Tour Bus that was travelling along Coral Road and Settlers Way, when it collided into a male pedestrian who was attempting to cross the street. The male pedestrian died at the scene...  

RBPF: Police investigating a traffic accident in Grand Bahama

Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating a traffic accident that has left a number of persons with injuries.

Reports are that on Wednesday 31st January 2018 shortly after 3:00pm, a traffic accident occurred off East Grand Bahama Highway, involving a yellow 1965 Mercedes Benz Unimog with (10) occupants, when the vehicle overturned. All occupants received minor and serious injuries and were taken to the Rand Memorial Hospital via EMS personnel...

RBPF: Firearm Arrest In Grand Bahama

Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

Officers of the Rapid Response Unit took three males into custody after they were found in possession of an illegal firearm and ammunition.

Reports are that on Wednesday 31st January 2018 shortly before 5:00pm, Officers of Rapid Response while in the area of East Sunrise Highway, near a business establishment, took three males into custody after they were found in possession of a black 9mm pistol with two rounds of ammunition...

RBPF Grand Bahama: Police investigating a traffic fatality that has left a male dead.

Saturday, January 27th, 2018

Police in Grand Bahama are investigating a traffic accident that has left a male dead.

Reports are that on Thursday 25th January 2018 shortly after 8:00am, police were called to a traffic accident at the junction on Grand Bahama Highway and Coral Road, which involved a red 2007 Nissan Cube with three occupants and a white 2001 Honda Accord with four occupants. Both vehicles sustained extensive damages...

RBPF: Suspects arraigned on charges of shopbreaking and stealing in Grand Bahama

Monday, January 22nd, 2018

24 year old Jovan Opell Nixon of Holmes Rock was arraigned on Monday 22nd January 2018, before Deputy Chief Magistrate Debbye Ferguson in Magistrate Court #1 on (1) count of Stealing, (1) count of Shopbreaking and Possession of instrument for burglary. He pleaded guilty and was sentenced to 3 years at the Bahamas Department of Correctional services.

He was also arraigned before Magistrate Charlton Smith in Magistrate Court #2 on matters of Stealing, Shopbreaking and stealing from a shop...

RBPF Grand Bahama: Sudden death of an American Citizen on board a cruise ship – Dangerous drug arrest

Saturday, January 20th, 2018

Sudden death of an American Citizen on board a cruise ship:Police in Grand Bahama are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of an American visitor on board a Cruise Line.

Reports are that on Friday 19th January 2018, shortly after 12midday, officers received information of a sudden death on board a cruise line that travelled from Florida to the Bahamas. Officers of the Central Detective Unit responded and while on board were shown the lifeless body of an adult female...

Dangerous drug arrest: A 34 year old male of Grand Bahama is in police custody after he was found in possession of a quantity of dangerous drugs...

RBPF Grand Bahama: Funeral Service and Road Closure for the late Sergeant 1756 Monique Seymour

Thursday, January 18th, 2018

Full Military Funeral Service for the late Sergeant 1756 Monique Seymour, will be held on Friday 19th January 2018 at 11:00am at Universal Household of Faith, Andros Drive, Hawksbill, Grand Bahama.

ROAD CLOSURE

From 1:00pm until after the motorcade passes on Friday 19th January 2018, the following streets will be closed to vehicular traffic:- Andros and Hawksbill Drive, East Mall Drive between the Justice Center and Settlers Way...