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Value of G.O.B.’s super bond plummets

There is startling economic news tonight which may mean plenty of trouble for the government treasury and is an indicator that the global recession is hitting home. Already affected by [...]

Natl. Transport laying off 160 employees

And to add to the economic woes, within days of Christmas, there is news of massive layoffs in the transport industry. According to the management team of National Transportation Services [...]

Customs officers questioned re: missing guns

Two customs officers who held the keys to the Queen’s Bond building on the Customs compound are still being questioned by their superiors and police after six guns disappeared from [...]

Two detained for firearm stolen from Princess Hotel

Two persons are tonight in police custody for a missing firearm. Sixty-seven year old General Manager of Princess Hotel, Necip Karayusif, told police that between nine and twelve-thirty Thursday morning, [...]

Teen shot in the leg

A teen is tonight suffering from a gunshot wound to his leg. Around eight Thursday night sixteen year old Shakeem Humes of East Canal was riding a bicycle towards Euphrates [...]

5 break out of Corozal jail cell; 4 recaptured

Five prisoners escaped from the Corozal Police Station lock up on Wednesday by breaking the cell lock. The men were seen in their block at five a.m., but were discovered [...]

Toledo police discover and destroy weed plantation

Toledo police made a major weed discovery on Thursday. According to the release, cops visited an area seven miles north of Indian Creek Village and came upon a sizeable weed [...]

Police goofed; man acquitted of drug charges

Barrington Carr, a fifty-five year old paraplegic and former police constable, has been acquitted of Drug Trafficking. Carr got the good news today when he appeared in Magistrates’ Court and [...]

Crooks report on Bz. police department still under wraps

Six months ago, the Ministry of National Security hired an expert to come to the country to conduct a review of the police department. From June second Harold Crooks, a [...]

G.O.B. and U.S. sign M.O.U. on gun tracing

The Government of Belize and the United States of America today signed a memorandum of understanding. The document will enable Belizean law enforcement authorities to utilize the gun tracing facility [...]

Downtown traffic worsens as Xmas nears

Dust, construction, and potholes have been plaguing downtown Belize City for months. And with the increase in vehicles due to Christmas shopping and the frequent street closures as the Ministry [...]

Yabra youths educate peers on HIV prevention

Since its establishment, the Community Policing Unit in Yarborough has been actively engaging youths in the area in an effort to prevent crime and violence. But this week, the unit [...]

Miss Belize in Johannesburg for Miss World Pageant

She was crowned Miss Belize in the living room of Pageants Belize owner, Margaret Johnson, but that is not stopping twenty-one year old Charmain Chinapen from making an impression in [...]

Grace Primary students celebrate school closure in style

Today was the last day of classes for primary schools, and while most ended the year with informal Christmas parties, several years ago one Belize City primary school started to [...]

Music tops list of What’s Happening this weekend

Hey, I’m Safiyyah and this is What’s Happening Belize. This Saturday night Cellular Plus will be having their third annual anniversary bash inside Club Next. This one is called Entourage. [...]