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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.

Dominican Poachers arrive in Capital
Dominican Poachers arrive in Capital
by Al Rahming | July 21, 2018 Al Rahming

After they were apprehended for fishing in Bahamian waters on Wednesday afternoon, two Dominican fishermen were brought into the capital […]

RBDF apprehends Dominican Poachers
RBDF apprehends Dominican Poachers
by James Carey | July 20, 2018 James Carey

Two Dominican fishermen are on the way to the┬ácapital by members of the Royal Bahamas Defence Force after they were […]

Haitian Migrants Charged before Courts
Haitian Migrants Charged before Courts
by James Carey | July 18, 2018 James Carey

A second group of Haitian migrants were charged┬ábefore the courts in Inagua after they were apprehended in Bahamian waters on […]