Government Introduces Electronic Bail Management System

April 4, 2017

The Government’s new Bail Management initiative will introduce electronic processing for bail applications, persons who are granted bail, suretors, and registration at police stations. The Attorney General and Minister of


RBDF Acting Commander Rolls out Nationwide Peace Plan

March 27, 2017

The Royal Bahamas Defence Force unveiled its newest tool for promoting peace within our communities today through its Ambassador of Peace (AOP) Programme, a brainchild of Captain Tellis Bethel, Commander


The Need for More Customs Officers Continues to Grow Says PM

March 16, 2017

Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, the Rt. Hon. Perry Christie has called on Assistant Comptroller of Customs in Grand Bahama, Sherick Martin to begin right away preparing another group


NEMA Led Assessment of Landfill Fire Impacted Areas

March 13, 2017

The National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, led a coordinated assessment exercise to gather information on the impact the landfill fire is having on residents in the Jubilee Gardens and Tall


Defence Force Increasing Capacities with New Vessels and Strategic Infrastructure

February 28, 2017

Prime Minister and Minister of Finance the Rt. Hon. Perry Christie said that it gave him great pleasure to celebrate, along with the proud members of the Royal Bahamas Defence


Minister Darville Says Crime is Down in Grand Bahama

January 16, 2017

Minister for Grand Bahama, the Hon. Dr. Michael Darville said that it has been confirmed by Senior Assistant Commissioner of Police Emrick Seymour that crime is down by 49 percent


Police Commissioner Reports 26 Percent Decrease in Overall Crime

January 13, 2017

The Bahamas experienced a 26 percent decrease in overall serious crimes for the year 2016 – the largest decrease in serious crime in 12 years — thanks in large part


RBDF Marines receive Top Awards

December 19, 2016

Several outstanding marines from the Royal Bahamas Defence Force were recognized for their dedication and devotion to duty during the Force’s Annual Christmas Carol service at Coral Harbour Base. Receiving


Grand Bahama Disaster Relief Foundation Established as Restoration Continues

November 16, 2016

The following is a press statement given by Sarah St. George, GBPA Vice Chairman on  Wednesday, 16 November, 2016: It’s day 41 of Hurricane Matthew restoration and so, like the


Pre-Clearance Service Returns to Grand Bahama International Airport Since Hurricane Matthew

November 13, 2016

U.S. Customs and Border Protection has re-established its Pre-Clearance service at the Grand Bahama International Airport. Officers returned to Grand Bahama on October 31, after having vacated the post in