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U.S. tourist killed in Placencia robbery

It is the type of crime we like to say doesn’t happen in Belize…. But on Sunday night in the usually peaceful resort community of Maya Beach it happened with [...]

Bicyclist dead in traffic knockdown

A night out in the Orange Walk District has ended in tragedy for a twenty-three year old laborer of August Pine Ridge Village. According to police reports Omar Ku was [...]

Fisherman stabbed in San Pedro robbery

San Pedro police have arrested two Honduran nationals in connection with a stabbing incident that took place on the island last Thursday. Police say that shortly after two Thursday morning, [...]

Guatemalan gets five years for Belmopan rape

Justice was swift today for Luis Westby, a Guatemalan from Belmopan, as he was sentenced to five years in prison. His crime: the rape and robbery of a seventeen-year-old woman. [...]

Three dead in Melchor shootout

It’s technically part of Guatemala but the area just over the border in Melchor de Mencos is pretty loose as far as official formalities go. It also seems pretty loose [...]

P.U.P. leader discusses poverty in Libertad meeting

There was actually some weekend activity around Belize other than crime. The political action focussed in the Corozal District as the People’s United Party continued to campaign as if the [...]

Weekend sports with James Adderley

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and this is Sports Monday. While the World congregates at France trying to determine who’s number one in football here in the “Jewel” in Central [...]