Man charged with traffic death fined $10,500

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Twenty five-year-old Hartman Rolle Jr. of St. Alban’s Drive appeared before Magistrate Kara Deveaux-Turnquest on Tuesday, charged with killing in the course of dangerous driving, driving while not covered by third party insurance, and driving without a valid driver’s license. As a power outage impacted court proceedings on Tuesday and the standby […]

Three charged in separate traffic death incidents

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Shauna Smith, 22, appeared before magistrate Kara Turnquest-Deveaux on Monday, in connection with the February 25th accident that left a woman dead and man in serious condition in hospital. Smith was charged with killing during the course of dangerous driving, failing to remain on the scene of an accident, driving without insurance and […]

Motorcyclist is country’s 18th traffic fatality

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The country recorded its 18th traffic fatality for the year on Monday, April 1, 2019. The incident, according to police reports, unfolded shortly after 2:00 a.m. on Monday on Carmichael Road and Cedar Way when a motorcyclist collided with a truck. Police said paramedics were called to the scene and confirmed the man […]

Pedestrian struck and killed in Eleuthera

An early morning traffic accident on the island of Eleuthera has claimed the life of a man.  Road traffic investigators from the capital are on the island investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident. Police reported that around 6 o’clock Friday morning, a man was walking on Queen’s Highway, when he was hit by a green […]

Traffic fatality numbers climb to 16

The country’s traffic fatality count jumped to 16 on Friday after a traffic accident left one man dead and another in hospital. Police intelligence say that shortly after 9:00pm, a traffic accident occurred at Gibbs Corner and West Avenue involving a Nissan Teanna car and a white Ford F150 truck. Two male passengers who were […]

Men wanted by police caught in Bimini

Two men wanted in New Providence are in custody today after trying to evade police. Police intelligence say that shortly after midnight, a team of officers of the Bimini District, acting on intelligence went to a local marina and business establishment where they arrested two males – Gheal Akeem Brown, 25, of Pride Estates and Sean […]

Police investigates traffic fatality

Police on New Providence, are investigating a traffic accident which has left an adult male dead yesterday. Reports are that shortly before 8:00 pm, a male was walking on Carmichael Road in the vicinity of Baillou Hill Road when he was struck by a gold-coloured Honda car, which left the scene. Paramedics were called but […]