Minister of National Security said the drug problem is currently being manifested in the abuse of marijuana; trafficking in marijuana and cocaine, and domestic production of marijuana.
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National Security and law enforcement officials launched a five-year National Anti-Drug Strategy expected to have a far-reaching impact, particularly on violent crime and transnational crimes.
The acquisition of the Island Palm Hotel on Grand Bahama on Tuesday is expected to “significantly impact” the delivery of quality healthcare in Grand Bahama in the northern Bahamas.
Plans are underway for the construction of a major healthcare centre in Freeport, Grand Bahama, providing residents with an alternative to the Rand Memorial Hospital for treatment of minor ailments.
Illegal immigration and human trafficking has always been, and continues to be, a problem in the Bahamas.
National Security and law enforcement officials from The Bahamas, Turks and Caicos Islands and the United States began meeting in a three-day Trafficking in Persons Workshop on New Providence, Friday.
The new base being developed at Gun Point in Ragged Island will allow the Royal Bahamas Defence Force to maintain a constant presence in the Great Bahama Bank area, one of the country’s “richest fishing grounds.”
Justice and National Security officials in The Bahamas are hailing the use of live, video-linked testimony in a criminal case in the Supreme Court this week as a “landmark way of fighting crime in The Bahamas.”
The upgrade from analog to digital facilities will not only improve the quality of on-air presentations, but also reduce operational and maintenance costs.