Green v Commissioner of Police

CourtCourt of Appeal (Bahamas)
JudgeAllen, P.
Judgment Date24 November 2016
Neutral CitationBS 2016 CA 135
Date24 November 2016
Docket NumberMCCrApp & CAIS No. 246 of 2015

Court of Appeal

Allen, P.; Isaacs, J.A.; Jones, J.A.

MCCrApp & CAIS No. 246 of 2015

Commissioner of Police

Appellant appeared Pro Se

Mr. Vernal Collie, with Ms Akeyra Saunders, counsel for respondent

Criminal practice and procedure - Sentence — Appeal against sentences imposed by Courts no. 2 and 3 dismissed — Appeal against sentences imposed by Court no.1 was allowed to the extent that all of the sentences imposed were to run concurrently with each other.

Allen, P.

We allow the appeal and give the appellant the benefit of the time that he spent awaiting trial, which we calculate to be 18 months, not 19 months.


We quash the sentence of 4 years and impose instead a sentence of 30 months with effect from 7th December, 2015.


Dated this 30th day of November, 2016.

Allen, P.

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