Topic: crime

4 years ago

Still No Arrests Despite $25,000 Reward Offer

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Still No Arrests Despite $25,000 Reward Offer

It has been almost three months since the brutal killing of British citizen Edgar George Dart in Grand Bahama and no arrests have been made, despite a $25,000 reward which was offered for information leading to the arrests of those responsible.

4 years ago

Webshop Licences – Heading For A Collision

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Webshop Licences – Heading For A Collision

As Yogi Berra said, “It’s like deja-vu, all over again”, as the PLP gets set to repeat the mistakes of the drug-fueled 1980s, when they basically legalized criminality… and we are still suffering the consequences of that.

4 years ago

Banks Concerned Over Web Shop’s Dirty Money

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Banks Concerned Over Web Shop’s Dirty Money

“Dire consequences” for the financial sector and the Bahamian economy could result from a perception among international agencies monitoring issues of money-laundering and terrorist financing that The Bahamas is being “lax” in its handling of web shops.

4 years ago

Lawyers To Blame For Trial Delays

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Lawyers To Blame For Trial Delays

Former Assistant Commissioner of Police, Paul Thompson says there are far too many things that stand in the way of a trial starting and ending as early as it should, with the main problem being lawyers.

4 years ago

Our Inept Judiciary

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Our Inept Judiciary

Andrew Allen highlights the obvious and insidious connection between the levels of violence in the Bahamas today and the ineptitude of a Judiciary that continues to release violent criminals to reoffend while on bail.

4 years ago

Fear and Loathing in The Bahamas

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Fear and Loathing in The Bahamas

If the justice system can be faulted for creating setbacks to the crime fight due to back logs, what sort of effect does similarly slow system of police tribunals have on the crime fight?

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