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Mexican press says minister fled accident scene

There is plenty news to report tonight and we begin with the story of the Minister of Sports and Youth, Marcel Cardona, who got into a whole lot of trouble [...]

Customs report a 4th container of illegal drugs missing …

It’s beginning to look a lot like a sieve; we refer to the compound of the Port Authority where another container has gone missing and this time with the help [...]

…And two veteran customs officers are in custody

Police and customs have moved swiftly and detained two custom officers who are implicated in the missing container. Aruny Perez, a Grade two officer of ten years, and Carl Augustine, [...]

B.D.F. soldier detained for carnival day grenade assault

Nineteen year old Richard Flores of Belize City was charged with Attempted Murder and other offences relating to the September sixth carnival day grenade scare and today there is another [...]

Police tightening up security measures at public events

And while police have made inroads in the grenade attack, cops are working overtime to tighten security around the city in light of the many activities planned this month. One [...]

Jason Brown reacts to his role in Kemp’s documentary

There is plenty reaction to the gang documentary by Ross Kemp which portrays Belize as a notorious outpost of three thousand people, where criminals, cocaine, gangs and weapons are in [...]

Construction worker in jail for unlicensed firearm

You will know by now that the recent amendment to the Firearm Act guarantees a free ticket to prison if you are found in possession of firearms or ammunition without [...]

Five minors nabbed for robbery rampage in Ladyville

Ladyville residents can breathe easier tonight as five minors who allegedly went on a robbery rampage have been nabbed by police. The five were charged today for the string of [...]

Mischievous Austrians fined for attempted insurance scam

Two Austrians found themselves entangled in the local legal system and on Monday, faced charges of Possession of a Controlled Drug. While travelling by bus from Punta Gorda to Belize [...]

Counterfeit notes detected in Orange Walk

An alert Belize Bank teller at the Orange Walk Branch reported to authorities that at about three o’clock on Monday afternoon, she discovered a counterfeit Belize fifty dollar bill with [...]

Cane farmer detained following traffic mishap

Orange Walk police have detained a cane farmer in connection with a traffic accident in which a man from that northern municipality lost his life. The mishap occurred around twelve-fifteen [...]

Dialysis programme at Health Partners at risk

For the second time this year, patients receiving free dialysis treatment courtesy of the government at Belize Healthcare Partners are on edge. That is because B.H.P. has written to the [...]

Top U.S. officials says relations are good

In foreign affairs news, Kirsten Madison, the Deputy Assistant Secretary of State is in Belize on a familiarization trip to acquaint herself with the new players in Belmopan. Madison works [...]