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Recruitment exercises high agenda item for the RBPF

RECRUITMENT – Commissioner of Police Paul Rolle (insert) said that recruitment is high on the Royal Bahamas Police Force (RBPF), as many officers are expected to retire this year and into 2022. (PHOTOS: TFN FILES)

Recruitment is high on the Royal Bahamas Police Force’s (RBPF) agenda, said Commissioner of Police Paul Rolle, during his annual report for 2020, Monday (January 18). Rolle noted that while the Force presently stands at 3,570 strong in terms of active officers throughout the archipelago, inclusive of police reserves, that number will soon decrease as many…
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Officers transferred as COP begins restructuring the RBPF

TRANSFERS ANNOUNCED – Commissioner of Police Paul Rolle announced a number of transfers in the senior ranks of the Royal Bahamas Police Force, which also affect officers in the Northern District.

Restructuring of the leadership within the Royal Bahamas Police Force (RBPF) will take place throughout the country, inclusive of here, in the Northern Bahamas District, according to Commissioner of Police Paul Rolle. Rolle made the announcement during his annual Police Report via live stream on Monday, January 18. “I am in the process of restructuring…
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GBPA makes donation of electronic items for students from East End

GBPA DONATION – The Grand Bahama Port Authority (GBPA) recently made a special presentation of electronic tablets to three government learning institutions, to assist students of East Grand Bahama, who were forced to relocate to Freeport following the passage of Hurricane Dorian. Pictured from left are Cecil Thompson, Sir Jack Hayward Junior High Principal, Joyannne Pennerman; Sir Jack Hayward High Senior Mistress, Remelda Thomas; GBPA’s Human Resources Manager Dr. Telina Smith and GBPA Chairman, Sarah St. George. (PHOTO: SHAYNE STUBBS)

The Grand Bahama Port Authority (GBPA) recently made a special presentation of electronic tablets to three government learning institutions, to assist students of East Grand Bahama, who were forced to relocate to Freeport following the passage of Hurricane Dorian.  Principal and Senior Mistress of Sir Jack Hayward Junior High, Joyannne Pennerman, and Remelda Thomas respectively,…
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Justin Seymour back in court on attempted abduction charge

BACK IN COURT – Twenty-four-year-old Justin Seymour was back before the court on Friday, January 15, where he was once again charged with attempting to abduct a child. (PHOTO: SHAYNE STUBBS)

Four days after he was arraigned on two counts of attempted child stealing, 24-year-old Justin Seymour was back before the court on Friday, January 15. He was once again charged with attempting to abduct a child. Seymour, appearing before Deputy Chief Magistrate Debbye Ferguson in Freeport Magistrate’s court #1, did so without legal representation. On…
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