Author Archives: Matt Maura

5 years ago

25% of Caribbean Murder Is Domestic

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Domestic violence/relational disputes account for 25 per cent of the murders committed in the Caribbean, with about 1,200 reported cases of domestic violence annually within The Bahamas.

5 years ago

New Fire Station, Trucks For Nassau And Freeport

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Fire Services officials will receive five new trucks – three in Nassau, two in Freeport, plus a state-of-the-art Fire Station will be constructed in Freeport. Also, a cadre of energetic and capable, fire officers will be recruited and trained.

5 years ago

Property Loss Due To Fire Down By $28 Million

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Property losses resulting from fires have decreased by a whopping eighty-two per cent, or $28 million, from 2011 to 2012 due to an increased level of fire protection, education, response, and detection.

5 years ago

National Parenting Programme To Be Expanded

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Officials of the Department of Rehabilitative/Welfare Services (Ministry of Social Services) will review additional ways to expand the National Parenting Programme in order to increase its reach.

5 years ago

Testers To Bolster Prison Drug Detection

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The donation of two thousand units of drug testers to the prison will not only help reduce the amount of drug contraband coming in, but will also help facilitate drug treatment programmes.

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