Police investigate armed robbery and rape of woman

Viral video purportedly shows suspects tied up and beaten by community members NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Police are investigating the circumstances of an alleged armed robbery and rape of a woman said to have occurred on Mackey Street shortly after 5am on Wednesday. According to reports, a woman was walking along the street when she was […]

SEPARATION ENFORCEMENT: Police prepared to keep non-vaccinated away from perks set for vaccinated

Dames: People attempting to use fake vaccination cards an inevitable issue “This is all a part of governance” NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Minister of National Security Marvin Dames assured yesterday that law enforcement will be ready to monitor for non-vaccinated individuals during the proposed vaccination holiday announced by the prime minister last week. On Friday, Prime […]

Man shot dead on Polhemus Street

Police urge public to be courageous and report criminal activity NASSAU, BAHAMAS — A 25-year-old man was shot and killed around 10am yesterday morning just steps away from his Polhemus Street home off Nassau Street. Police said officers responded to reports of gunshots heard in the area and found the body of a man in […]

“WE WILL GET YOU”: Dames warns would-be criminals amid increase in drug busts

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Minister of National Security Marvin Dames yesterday warned individuals partaking in illegal activities that they will pay for their crimes when caught. Dames’ strong deterrent was issued amidst a recent increase in police drug interdictions and arrests. On Monday, officers from the Drug Enforcement Unit recovered 161 lbs of suspected cocaine, valued […]

Four men arrested in $600k cocaine bust

FREEPORT, GRAND BAHAMA — Police arrested four men after officers found two bags of suspected cocaine in bushes in the area of Dover Sound, East Grand Bahama, yesterday. Superintendent Terecita Pinder said the total weight of the bags was 60lbs with an estimated street value of $600,000. “Shortly before 5pm, officers of the Flying Squad, […]

Bahamian woman charged $3,000 for fraud marriages to two different men

GRAND BAHAMA, BAHAMAS — A 41-year-old mother of eight was formally charged with two counts of entering into a fraudulent marriage on Friday, according to a statement by the Department of Immigration. The department’s Prosecution Unit, Grand Bahama District, brought Nadacate Outten and two co-accused foreign nationals, Jamaican Oral Anthony White, and Haitian Moseles Monneus, […]