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High school boy beaten to death by British Soldiers

A fourteen-year-old boy is dead after being beaten in what appears to be a brawl on Thursday night. The incident occurred at Raul’s Rose Garden, a popular bar and brothel [...]

Two bodies found in Cayo, Orange Walk

Police are trying to find out whether Mervin Valerio, a thirty-eight year old labourer of Georgeville Village in the Cayo District, had already died when he was run over by [...]

Chinese restaurant owner shot, robbed

A Mother’s Day shooting incident has left a Chinese businesswoman of Orange Walk Town in a stable condition and six men on the run. Police say around 7:30 Sunday night [...]

Belize City shop robbed

Taisan’s Restaurant wasn’t the only Chinese establishment robbed over the weekend. Police say they are also looking for a dark-skinned masked gunman who entered Quan Sing Supermarket on Racecourse Street [...]

Tourist van held up in Cayo

A group of tourists in Cayo got a bit more of a Belize adventure than they bargained for this weekend. On Sunday four guests and their tour guide were held [...]

Police say crime is down

You’d never know it from today’s newscast, but the Ministry of National Security reports that in April major crimes fell by seven point two percent from a year earlier. Incidents [...]

Former Chief Justice found safe and sound

There has been a happy ending to the disappearance of former Chief Justice, Sir George Brown. Sir George, who wandered away from his wife in the vicinity of Belama on [...]

Illegal settlers evacuate Edwards Central

In matters of diplomacy it sometimes turns out that no action is the best action to take. That’s what has apparently happened in the case of the illegal Guatemalan settlement [...]

Sylvia Flores is PUP Dangriga nominee

The People’s United Party has a new standard bearer for the Dangriga constituency. In the convention held on Sunday Sylvia Flores received seven hundred and sixty votes compared to two [...]

Belize flag vessel figures in record U.S. drug bust

While Belize police last week racked up a near record cocaine bust, their counterparts in the U.S. have also did some record breaking of their own–and Belize figures prominently in [...]

Marinet Flowers wins female cross country

Good evening I’m James Adderley and welcome aboard this pleasant flight on Sports Monday that’s bound to get you off. We start with the 2001 edition of the female Cross-Country [...]