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New police policy limits access to crime news

It is the Monday after a holiday weekend, a time when viewers like to catch up on three days worth of news, including reports on which of their friends and [...]

Belize City youth drowns near airstrip

A Sunday outing at the makeshift beach near the Municipal Airstrip has ended in tragedy. According to police, seventeen year old Gilroy Hilton of a Neal Pen Road address, had [...]

TV reporter mugged, suspect caught by police

A well-known journalist has been held up at gunpoint and robbed of her jewelry. Dawn Sampson, a television reporter for Channel Seven, was walking with her sister-in-law and brother down [...]

Family feud ends in shooting

All was not quiet on Christmas Day in Sandhill as a long running dispute between family members has left one hospitalized and another arrested. According to police, one Charles Canton [...]

Shooting suspect formally charged

On Tuesday, December fifteenth, twenty-six year old Mark Henry was injured during an alleged shoot-out he had with police as he hid from them underneath his house on North Creek [...]

Prisoner hangs himself in P.G. jail

And a late report from Punta Gorda indicates that a prisoner in the town’s jail has committed suicide. Twenty-three year old Jerry Ash, who had been arrested in Punta Gorda [...]

City merchants report bright Christmas

The cash registers have fallen all but silent in downtown Belize City but as the merchants of Albert and Queen Streets count up their Christmas sales the consensus is that [...]

Social Security investments include bank deposits, loans, equity

One enterprise that is looking forward to a better year in 1999 is the Belize Social Security Board. As the only local shareholder in the Fiesta Inn the Board saw [...]

Football leads weekend sports

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and you’re right on time for a fresh serving of Sports Monday. For Acros football team of Belize City, a winless second half in the [...]