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GSU Raids Supal Street Residence Elderly Woman Arrested for Drug Possession

The Gang Suppression Unit conducted an operation today in the south side Belize City. The target was a property on Supal Street belonging to an elderly resident, seventy-two year old [...]

Corozaleno Armando Vasquez Charged With Drug Trafficking

A Belizean electrician from Corozal has been charged with drug trafficking after a search of his car yielded a significant stash of cannabis. The Border Patrol Team was on operations [...]

Sherwin Leslie Gets 6 Years for Stealing Armor-All

Fifty-five-year-old Sherwin Leslie, a car washer, who was accused of stealing an eleven-dollar Armor-All, has been sentenced to six years in prison.  Allegations are that on Sunday, Leslie, a resident [...]

Massive Search Underway for Missing Hattieville Chairman

At this time a search party is combing the area of Freetown Sibun near Hattieville looking for Chairman Kevin Carcamo. Carcamo is employed as a linesman by an oil company [...]

Alfonso Manzanero: Was He Killed Or Did He Die In Fatal Mishap?

The mysterious circumstances surrounding the death of sixty-two-year-old Alfonso Manzanero, a retiree of Belmopan, has raised more questions than answers for his grief-stricken family.  On Sunday morning, Manzanero was reportedly [...]

Deadly Road Traffic Accident Claims Life of Cristo Rey Resident

There was another fatal road traffic accident early Sunday morning, this one in the Orange Walk district. Forty-three year old Remijio Botes was allegedly killed instantly when he lost control [...]

Guatemalan Caretaker Drowns In Tilapia Pond at Fresh Catch

A caretaker of Cotton Tree Village lost his life at the start of the weekend when he drowned inside a fishpond at Fresh Catch Farm in La Democracia on Friday [...]

3 Families Displaced In the Wake of Weekend Fire

A fire swept through a wooden house on Friday night; in its wake three families were left homeless. All indications are that the blaze erupted in the upper flat of [...]

Cane Farmers Meet to Discuss B.S.I.’s Bagasse Payment Proposal

There is no sign of flexibility in the current bagasse impasse between B.S.I. and the B.S.C.F.A.  Cane farmers met in San Roman, Corozal District, on Sunday to decide on a [...]

B.S.C.F.A. Discusses Missing Money

Between the end of 2012 and April 2014, several employees of the B.S.C.F.A. collaborated to steal money from the association. They did it by targeting the payroll system and paying [...]

Evangelist murdered near foot of Adventist Church

There are thirteen more days to go in the month, but July has already turned out to be a bloody one. There have been nine murders so far and early [...]

A major bust: cops retrieve military rifle from city streets

Police made a major bust at around three o’clock this afternoon that will provide some relief to residents in the city. Officers retrieved an Israeli-made military type assault rifle from [...]

Police crack-down on petty crime offenders in the city

Going into the weekend, the Belize City Police Department conducting a crack-down in the city of what is known as quality of life crimes due to a wave of violent [...]

Man claims he was handcuffed and badly beaten by his wife

The following story is about what is known about woman fum fum. A Ladyville resident came to our studios to allege that his wife of one year handcuffed and beat [...]

Ariel Rosado Foundation responds to allegation by former member

The Rosado family struck back today on allegations made by a co-founder of the Ariel Rosado Memorial Foundation. The board of directors hosted a press conference this afternoon to clarify [...]

Alvaro Rosado explains signatures on cheques

Rosado also set the record straight on how it came to be that he and his wife began signing checks on behalf of the foundation.   Dr. Alvaro Rosado, Founder, [...]

B.S.C.F.A. to meet on Sunday to discuss B.S.I. proposal on bagasse prices

The Belize Sugar Cane Farmers Association is meeting on Sunday at the Escuela Secundaria Mexico school grounds to discuss, among other issues, a position on a recent counterproposal made by [...]

Another Brazen Early Morning City Execution in the City

The area of the Raccoon Street Extension is quickly becoming a hotspot in the south side of Belize City. Four shootings, three of which ended in murder, have occurred in [...]

Robbers Steal Security Guard’s Gun on Oleander Street

A daring mid-morning robbery during which a Bowen & Bowen delivery truck was held up in the Lake Independence Area, but instead of money, the robbers went after the service [...]

Prison Stabbing Leaves Inmate with Superficial Wounds

Twenty-three-year-old Jamal Ariola, an inmate of the Belize Central Prison, was the victim of a stabbing incident on Wednesday morning when a fellow prisoner stabbed him multiple times with a [...]

Internal Battles at the Ariel Rosado Memorial Foundation Boil Over

The Ariel Rosado Memorial Education Foundation prided itself on Wednesday when it granted thirty scholarships to deserving students. But an internal problem at the Foundation has gone public and the [...]

Bruce Sanchez Accuses Alvaro Rosado of Financial Hanky Panky

Sanchez Senior also provided copies of two cheques that were deposited into Alvaro Rosado’s personal account and showed some receipts to substantiate payments made without his knowledge. While the Sanchez’s [...]

Public and Private Sectors Meet on Economic Development

Today, the Belize Biltmore Plaza was the site of a very high-profile, high-powered economic forum, under the theme – Strengthening Partnership for Growth. It’s the third of its kind, an [...]

Trade and Investment C.E.O. says GOB is Growing Jobs

The latest statistics on unemployment in Belize, released a few weeks ago by the Statistical Institute, shows an increase in joblessness in the districts. The only increase in employment was [...]

Renan Briceño Junior’s acquitted of murder in Supreme Court

Just after two this afternoon in a crowded courtroom, Justice Troadio Gonzalez handed down a decision in the murder trial of Renan Briceño Junior. Thirty-two year old Briceño had been [...]