Assistant Commissioner of Police

Mrs. Ismella Davis-Delancy enlisted into the Royal Bahamas Police Force on May 16, 1983. Upon graduation she was posted at a number of Police Stations, namely: Grove Police Station, Traffic Police Station and the Pay Office.

In 1985 she was selected to attend a course to form the Police Credit Union which is now known as The Bahamas Law Enforcement Cooperative Credit Union Limited. Years later, she served at the Carmichael Police Station, North-Eastern Police Station, Grand Bahama District and Police Disciplinary Tribunal.

She served as Commander of the Fox Hill Division, Eastern Division, Airport Division and Eleuthera Division. She received her early education at Our Lady’s Roman Catholic School, Columbus Primary, D.W. Davis Junior High and R. M. Bailey Senior High School.

She became a Certified Human Resources Manager after completing The National Management Association of America-NMA…The Leadership Development Organization through The College of The Bahamas.

She participated and attended a number of professional development courses including:

  • ILEA LAW Enforcement Management Development Program, El Salvador
  • ILEA Advanced Management Course, Roswell, New Mexico
  • Protocol & Diplomacy International, Denver Colorado

Mrs. Delancy is the recipient of the Royal Bahamas Police Force’s Medals for Meritorious Service and Long Service & Good Conduct. Additionally, she was recognize by the Good Samaritan Kingdom Ministries, The Cousin McPhee Cathedral, Mission Consortium of Churches, Eastern Community Association, The Green Castle Development Association, The Rock Sound Community, The Department of Cooperatives & The Bahamas Law Enforcement Cooperative Credit Union Limited.

She is a member of the Rotary Club of Eleuthera and an advisor for Eleuthera Cancer Society. She served in a number of positions in the Credit Union Movement and recently retired as Secretary of the Bahamas Law Enforcement Cooperative Credit Union Limited.

She is a member of Our Lady's Roman Catholic Church and attends the Wesley Methodist Church. She is married to Keith Delancy and the mother of one son.

Mrs. Ismella Davis-Delancy
Police Headquarters