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Officer injured in shootout at Guatemalan border

Belizean and Guatemalan authorities are working together to try and capture four men, all believed to be Guatemalans, who opened fire on a team of officers from the Benque Viejo [...]

Mystery assailants sought in shooting and stabbing

Thirty-nine year old Gregory Harris claims he does not know who shot him or why, leaving police without much to go on in their investigation. Harris told police that around [...]

2 shop thieves, 1 bike thief caught red-handed

It was a case of good neighbourhood watching which led police to catch a thief in the act this afternoon. According to Belize City police, a call came in that [...]

Molester charged for rape of 5-year-old

In a follow-up to a story aired last night, twenty-three year old Israel Cant has been arrested and charged following the rape of a five-year-old girl from the Stann Creek [...]

Charges withdrawn in boating fatality

Criminal charges were dropped this week against a fisherman accused of causing the death of a swimmer in Caye Caulker. Chief Magistrate Herbert Lord freed Walter August, after the Director [...]

Sentenced to 5 years for robbing pizza delivery man

A robber who lured his victim to a location by ordering a pizza has been convicted. Chief Magistrate Herbert Lord gave twenty-five year old Rommel Middleton five years in prison [...]

Grounded ship finally moving off reef

Almost seven months later, a ship that ran aground on Lighthouse Reef is finally being moved. The Belize Port Authority announced today that a salvage operation to tow the vessel [...]

Camp for goalies begins next week

Calling all football enthusiasts…next week the National Sports Council will launch the pilot phase of a national goalkeeping workshop at the M.C.C. Grounds in Belize City. According to Tournament Coordinator, [...]

Free rabies clinic for pets

To promote responsible pet care, this weekend the Belize Humane Society has teamed up with the Environment Health Unit to provide free rabies vaccinations for dogs and cats. The clinic [...]

Y.W.C.A. summer programme a big success

The first leg of the Young Women’s Christian Association summer programme came to an official close this morning when a couple hundred of its participants received certificates after successfully completing [...]

B.T.B. holds summer training for teens

We are not sure if the participants will go on to be tour guides, hoteliers, or seek other employment in the tourism sector, but that is what the Belize Tourism [...]

ICA camp ends with talent showcase

Can you imagine putting on a show after only two weeks of preparation? It might be a daunting task for adults, but children? Well, they love a challenge… and a [...]