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Security guard killed in Cayo holdup

Residents of San Ignacio are once again wondering what happened to their once peaceful town. Early Sunday morning, just after midnight, two masked men, armed with a pistol and sawed-off [...]

Armed robbers hit restaurant in Maya Beach

The nationwide weekend crime wave also washed over the south. On Saturday night around 10:00, two armed masked men held up a restaurant in the resort community of Maya Beach [...]

3 muggings in Kings Park, suspects caught

A series of muggings on Friday night in Belize City has apparently been solved and the suspected perpetrators arrested and charged. Between the hours of eight and nine p.m. a [...]

Woman arrested at airport for drug export

Police put another suspected criminal behind bars this weekend, this time for attempting to export drugs. Twenty-year old Moradeke Andanike Olateju a British National residing in Nigeria, was stopped by [...]

Man dies in San Pedro electrocution

On Friday we ran a story about the need for consumers to take care when working around high voltage transmission lines; today we regret to report that for the second [...]

“Missing” girl turns herself in to police

Almost one month after fifteen-year old Delene Loria was allegedly abducted, this afternoon she presented herself to Corozal Police. Loria’s family had reported to authorities that the young girl was [...]

Zamorano grads meet in Belize

Close to two hundred graduates of Zamorano, the highly acclaimed agricultural college located in Honduras, are guests of the Zamorano Alumni Association of Belize. The delegates are in the country [...]

New project offers women different skills

They are fields of employment usually associated with men: carpenters, masons, mechanics. But like many things in Belize, sexual and economic roles are changing. Jacqueline Woods, Reporting Under the banner, [...]

Sagitun routes Chetumal in football

Good evening I’m James Adderly and this just happens to be another serving of Sports Monday. Fresh off their success at the Central American Volleyball Championships at El Salvador the [...]