Don’t worry about safety on Harbour Island, there is virtually no crime and just the rare occurrence of theft. There is a police station on the island with 1 to 3 officers on duty at all times but you will rarely ever see them.
Nonetheless, if you are planning a Harbour Island Bahamas vacation here are a few precautions you can take to avoid any unpleasant situations during your visit:
- Make sure you close all windows and doors when leaving your house rental or hotel room.
- Always place your jewelry, passport and other expensive and important items in a safe which you will find in hotels and most vacation rentals.
- Do not leave any bags or valuables unattended on the beach or any other places
If you do happen to be the victim of a crime, report it immediately to the Harbour Island police, no matter how small it may be. Their address and contact information is below.
Harbour Island Bahamas Police
Goal Lane Harbour Island
Telephone: (242) 333-2111 or 2919
Hours: Daily at 7:00 am
The Harbour Island Bahamas police station is located in the same building as the Post Office on Goal Lane.