In light of the reports of robberies of Bahamians in Miami and the south Florida area, the general public is again advised to exercise caution and care when travelling to South Florida.
Bahamians visiting that area are advised to always travel around in groups and avoid remote and dimly lit areas.
Do not leave valuables in your car at all as the reported break ins have been of valuables left in the trunks of cars. Additionally, travelers are advised to leave all travel documents including airline tickets, Police Certificates and passports in a secured place such as a safety deposit box at the hotel.
Bahamians in need of assistance while in South Florida can contact the Miami office of The Bahamas Consulate General at the following address:
Ingraham Building Suite 818
25 South East Second Avenue
Miami, Florida 33131