A man charged with the murder of Marco Archer’s older brother was yesterday committed to stand trial in the Supreme Court.
Prosecutors say that Franklyn Edgecombe, 50, of Mason’s Addition, is responsible for the December 11, 2018 shooting murder of Rico Archer at Fort Fincastle.
Police arrested four undocumented immigrants on Wednesday on Grand Bahama, police said.
According to police, shortly before 9 a.m., a team of officers from the High Rock Police Station arrested three women and one man in Felix Slope, High Rock.
Two of the women were Venezuelan, and the
Minister of Health Dr. Duane Sands said a $7 million overhaul of the Accident and Emergency Department (A&E) at Princess Margaret Hospital (PMH) is expected to be completed before May 2020.
“We recognize that accident and emergency leaves a lot to be desired and what we
Over the last 10 years, the Caribbean has been the site of many demographic and democratic changes. These shifts have been earth-shattering for some, and life-changing for others. One of the shifts has been the economic meltdown that resulted after the United States-based mortgage crisis
The Ministry of National Security yesterday launched its Trafficking In Persons (TIP) hotline.
During a press conference at police headquarters, Minister of National Security Marvin Dames described human trafficking as modern-day slavery that robs individuals of their humanity and rights.
“The government of The Bahamas takes a
A prison study by the University of The Bahamas released earlier this week said that the emphasis on increasing police force numbers in The Bahamas is “misplaced”, and downplayed its significance in crime reduction.
The report, “Our Prisoners: A Collection of Papers Arising from a 2016
Minister of Education Jeffrey Lloyd said yesterday that many of the violent crimes committed in the country are a result of a lack of impulse control, agreeing with a recent study conducted by the University of The Bahamas (UB).
“There is no question that formalized education,
Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (RCCL) yesterday hosted a job fair with the hopes of filling at least 200 vacant positions on its private island, Coco Cay, in the Berry Islands, and on board some of its vessels.
Keira Rolle, 26, said she has been unemployed for
Police believe arson was behind the blaze that destroyed Rachel’s Britannia Mini Mall located in the Caravel Beach area of Freeport on Wednesday.
Police said they have a female suspect in custody assisting with the investigation. Authorities were reportedly alerted around 3 p.m. and met the