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Prosecution seeks Supreme Court ruling in Brown case

Extradition proceedings against Belize City brothers Andrew and Floyd Brown continued today in the Chief Magistrate’s court, with defence counsel taking strong offence to a motion put forward by the [...]

Police claim break in Dangriga bank heist

Police have announced a break in last month’s robbery of the Scotiabank branch in Dangriga. According to a press release late this evening, twenty-six year old Andy Pryor of Steadfast [...]

Rape suspect still hiding in jungle

Aaron Juan, a suspect in the alleged rape of three British teenagers earlier this month, has still not returned home to San Ignacio where he is wanted for questioning. Family [...]

Case of 11-year-old alleged kidnapper moved to Family Court

The Director of Public Prosecutions, Kirk Anderson, today issued a memo ordering the withdrawal of a kidnapping charge against an eleven-year-old girl, substituting the crime of abetment to kidnapping. The [...]

Landlord charged in burglary of tenant

The relationship between a landlord and tenant is sometimes a rocky one, but rarely do things get as bad as the case heard today in the court of Magistrate Margaret [...]

Ports Authority moves against maritime violations

Following a series of fatal and near fatal accidents at sea, the Belize Ports Authority promised to become more aggressive in its enforcement of the nation’s maritime regulations. And that [...]

Fish farm worker electrocuted by lightning

Recent lightning storms have wreaked havoc on delicate computers and electronic devices, but on Tuesday the violent weather claimed its first life. News Five’s Jacqueline Woods has the story. Jacqueline [...]

DJ contest rolls out on Saturday…

There will be a whole lot of spinning, mixing, and moving going on this Saturday night at the House of Culture as nine disc jockeys from across the country compete [...]

…while vocal group prepares for public debut

Earlier in the newscast we looked at an upcoming DJ competition… and while that type of music is topping the local charts, it’s not the only genre being explored by [...]