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Murder Charges to Come for Cliff Kirk Killers

The expectation is that the charges will be upgraded to murder for Christian Espat, Nigel Williams and a sixteen-year-old minor following the death of Clifford Kirk, an American expat.  The [...]

Man Critical after He Was Stabbed in San Pedro

A man was stabbed in San Pedro Town sometime on Thursday. He is now in a critical condition at the K.H.M.H. and police say they are now questioning a woman [...]

Cops Make Oxycodone Bust in Spanish Lookout; More Tablets Seized in San Pedro

Police made two separate drug busts. The first seizure was made about a week ago in a warehouse in San Pedro but the contents of the packets were tablets and [...]

Police Weigh in on Shooting of Ambrosa Bernardez

One man has been detained for Tuesday night’s shooting of thirty-four-year-old Ambrosa Bernadez.  Bernardez was shot in the vicinity of West Canal and Armadillo Street when a man rode up [...]

Be on the Lookout for Persons Passing Off as Elections and Boundaries Staff

There are persons impersonating staff members of the Elections and Boundaries Department visiting residents and obtaining information. The public is advised that all employees of the department have staff identification [...]

Shot and Killed, Albert Vargas Becomes Latest Murder Victim in Orange Walk

Twenty-one-year-old Albert Vargas is the latest murder victim. He was killed inside a car in Orange Walk Town on Tuesday night near a tacos stand in a heavily trafficked area. [...]

Shooting Incident in Old Capital Injures Ambrosia Bernardez in the Shoulder

A woman was shot just before eight o’clock on Tuesday night. Thirty-four-year-old Ambrosa Bernardez of a North Creek address was not the intended target in an ongoing gang feud.  She [...]

Robbery in Ladyville

A Ladyville resident reports that she was robbed on Tuesday night around nine o’clock. Thirty-two-year-old Shaniva Arnold was walking with a group of persons on Albert Quilter Street when they [...]

American Expat Clifford Kirk Dies; Charges to be Upgraded to Murder for 3 Accused

Five days after he was shot to the head in a home invasion, American expat Clifford Kirk, died this morning in a Baltimore hospital in the United States. Kirk and [...]

Small Drug Bust in the West

Following a massive drug and firearm bust in northern Belize, police operations led to a smaller, but significant seizure of drugs in the west.  This morning, police conducted a search [...]

Call of Duty Video Game Ends With Real-Life Execution

A Belize City man from Racecourse Street, who was shot just after midnight on Sunday, died hours later at the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital. Twenty-two-year-old Emerson Talbert and two other [...]

2 Adults and a Minor Arraigned for San Pedro Home Invasion

A U.S. expat Clifford Kirk remains hospitalized in the United States where he was flown to for emergency medical treatment following an attack on his life. Kirk’s house is located [...]

A Treasure Trove of Guns, Ammunitions and Drugs Seized in Chan Chen

No one has been detained, but police on Sunday afternoon made a massive bust of drugs, firearms and ammunition for the AK forty-seven rifle in northern Belize. The police proceeded [...]

Hopkins Resident, Busted in San Pedro, is Charged for Belize City Murder

Two months later, police have cracked the murder of Jason Sutherland which occurred on May third. Twenty-nine-year-old Sutherland was in his yard on Cemetery Road when he was shot by [...]

An Elderly Expat in Toledo District is Victim of a Home Invasion

A shooting took place in the City early on Friday afternoon and luckily two persons who were injured were treated and released from the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital. It happened [...]

A Bus Driver Loses an Eye in Vicious Chopping Incident

An unsuspecting bus driver was chopped as he let off a passenger. Late last week, twenty-five-year-old Arnulfo Muñoz, a resident of Armenia was transporting employees from Santander Factor to the [...]

2 Persons are Arrested and Charged for the Robbery of New Fortune Restaurant

Belize City police have nabbed two suspects whom they believe were involved in a robbery on King Street on Friday.  Twenty-year-old Sherwin Santos was arrested and charged for the daring [...]

Coastal Executive Officer Shares Plan to Police Islands

It’s been just over a week since Superintendent Reymundo Reyes took over as Coastal Executive Officer of the Police Department with responsibility for La Isla Bonita and La Isla Cariñosa, [...]

Akeem Vargas Gunned Down in Belize City

Twenty-five-year-old Akeem Vargas was shot multiple times early on Thursday night as he headed to his Wagner Lane’s house. He is the first murder victim in the city in seven [...]

American Expat Shot in San Pedro is Flown to the U.S. for Medical Treatment

Sixty-year-old Clifford Kirk is on his way to Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland in the U.S. for medical attention following Thursday’s shooting in San Pedro. A local non-profit called [...]

Family Offers 15K for Information Leading to Omero Campos

A reward of fifteen thousand dollars is being offered for any information that can lead police or the family of Omero Campos to his whereabouts. The family says that the [...]

Girl Raped by Ex-Boyfriend

Police in Cayo are investigating a case of unlawful sexual intercourse. Along with her mother, a fifteen-year-old girl reported to police on Thursday that she was sexually assaulted by her [...]

Expat in Critical Condition after he was shot and robbed

An American expat was shot this morning in San Pedro when robbers stormed inside his home. Tonight, sixty-year-old Clifford Kirk, better known as ‘Cliff’, is fighting for his life after [...]

A Pair of Teens Charged With Murder of Eleazar Chan

Two men have been charged for the murder of Eleazar Chan, including a fifteen-year-old. Police say that on Wednesday they arrested and charged nineteen-year-old Ronaldo Marin and the minor for [...]

Germaine Joseph Charged for the Attempted Murder of Nelson Twist

Roaring Creek resident forty-five-year-old Nelson Twist has been released from the Western Regional Hospital having recovered from multiple stab wounds to the body following an incident on Saturday morning in [...]