DISCHARGED: Senior officer behind police brutality allegations retires with pension

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — A senior police officer under investigation for allegations of police brutality officially retired from the force at the end of last month, Eyewitness News can confirm. Assistant Superintendent of Police Derrick Ferguson was among several officers discharged from the Royal Bahamas Police Force (RBPF), having retired on pension. His retirement took effect […]

“THEY ONLY TERRORIZE US”: Some young Bahamian men losing trust in RBPF in light of police brutality claims

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — A set of young men said they have lost trust in the Royal Bahamas Police Force (RBPF) in light of recent police brutality incidents. This comes after a string of police-involved shootings and reports of police using excessive force across the island inundated headlines over the past several weeks. 22-year-old Uriah Ferguson […]