Immigration Fall Feast 2019 – “Thanksgiving Dinner”

Posted on: November 18, 2019

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116 HAITIAN NATIONALS TO APPEAR IN INAGUA MAGISTRATE’S COURT

On today’s date, (85) adult Males and (31) adult Females are expected to appear before Deputy Chief Magistrate Andrew Forbes to face charges of Illegal Entry. Vonetta Darling-Flowers, Senior Immigration Officer will be prosecuting this matter. This group was detected on November 12, 2019, by Operation Bahamas Turks and Caicos (OPBAT) while on a routine…

Immigration Officers attend Performance Management Skills for Supervisors and Managers Seminar

Immigration Officers Celest Williams and Avia Beckford attended the  Performance Management Skills for Supervisors and Managers Seminar hosted by the Public Service Center for Human Resource Development (PSCHRD) at the BCPOU Hall on Farrington Road. Session discussions centered around Understanding Performance Management, Effective Communication, The Performance Appraisal Process, Decision Making and Problem Solving etc. Administrative…

87 HAITIAN MIGRANTS APPREHENDED IN GREAT INAGUA

A total eighty-seven (87) migrants, inclusive of (26) Females, (59) Males and (2) minors were turned over to the Department of Immigration at Matthew Town last evening by Royal Bahamas Defence Force (RBDF), Royal Bahamas Police Force (RBPF) and United States Coast Guard Cutter, Diligence. This group was detected by Operation Bahamas Turks and Caicos…

KNOWLEDGE CORNER: RESIDENT SPOUSE UNIT HOURS OF OPERATION

NOTICE: Please be advised of the Department’s Resident Spouse Unit hours of operation. We look forward to working with the general public for a more smooth and efficient process.

Continued Training & Education for Immigration Officers at the Border Program.

During the month of September 2019, The Bahamas Immigration Department, Lynden Pindling International Airport (LPIA) Unit, commenced its “Continued Training & Education for Immigration Officers at the Border Program.” Met with enthusiasm and an outstanding attendance rate, the program covers everything from soft skills, professionalism, Department’s processes and other security training just to name a…