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Police Commissioner’s case evaporates

The disintegration of two of Belize’s highest profile murder cases in the same day has left the nation in shock and law enforcement authorities with their biggest headache since last [...]

Inspector’s evidence fails to materialize

Somewhere between the 6th of April and the 19th of August all of Brooks’ evidence apparently developed dry rot as when the case was finally called the D.P.P. said the [...]

Lawyers criticize police behavior

Again, the case that Salazar described so confidently in June had by August evaporated as quickly as yesterday’s rain. Today News Five canvassed the legal community and found few attorneys [...]

British soldier drowns in Macal River

There has been no official confirmation but reports reaching News Five indicate that a British soldier has died in the Mountain Pine Ridge. The soldier is believed to have been [...]

Fire destroys house at Glover’s Reef

Most people are at home when a fire starts or hear about it shortly afterwards but this was not the case for a fire on one of the remote islands [...]

Armed robbery at Z-Line Bus Terminal

A daylight heist at a Belize City bus station has netted two armed robbers just over $600. According to the sales clerk at the Z-Line bus service on Magazine Road, [...]

2 arrested for indecent assault

Two men have been arrested and charged in connection with the sexual abuse of children. Fifty eight year old Leyland Tillett, a fisherman from Crooked Tree, has been charged with [...]

Humane Society polls residents on dogs

If you are among those unlucky Belize City residents forced to deal with stray dogs on a daily basis, you will be interested to know that steps are being taken [...]

Hondurans perform at Costa Maya

On Wednesday the Guatemalans took the stage at San Pedro’s Costa Maya Festival and a new queen of the coast was crowned from Mexico. In tonight’s report Janelle Chanona is [...]