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2018 Apprehension & Interdiction Stats

With your support this year, we were able to apprehend and interdict the following between the months of January to July. Thank you for your support and we encourage you to continue to report suspicious maritime activity. Help Guard Our Heritage and call our tip line at 1 (242) 424-9414

530

Migrants Apprehended

52

Poachers Arrested

168

LBS of Dangerous Drugs Interdicted

603

Arms & Ammunition Interdiction

Stories That Affect You

The men and women off the Royal Bahamas Defence Force have been extremely busy protecting the sovereignty of our country. Check out our most recent stories too see how they affect you.

DIVE PROTOCOL FOR SEARCH AND RECOVERY OPERATION
DIVE PROTOCOL FOR SEARCH AND RECOVERY OPERATION
by Al Rahming | November 16, 2018 Al Rahming

The multi- agency unit comprising of the Air Accident Investigation Department, Royal Bahamas Police Force, Royal Bahamas Defence Force and […]

Defence Force Joins in Remembrance Day Celebrations
Defence Force Joins in Remembrance Day Celebrations
by Al Rahming | November 12, 2018 Al Rahming

Commodore Tellis Bethel along with the Officers and Marines of  the Royal Bahamas Defence Force joined the world in commemorating […]

HMBS Lawrence Major  transports equipment and materials for the installation of a Meteorological Doppler radar
HMBS Lawrence Major  transports equipment and materials for the installation of a Meteorological Doppler radar
by Al Rahming | November 10, 2018 Al Rahming

The Royal Bahamas Defence Force Auxiliary vessel, HMBS Lawrence Major, departed  Coral Harbour Base this afternoon to transport equipment and materials for the installation of a […]