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Bowen employee recovering from gunshot to head

There is some good news to report on the latest murder and robbery involving Bowen and Bowen employees which happened shortly after five on Monday evening in front of the [...]

One charged with attempted murder of ex-prison warden

In other crime news, police are currently looking for twenty year old Clifford “Bebe” Flores in connection with a shooting incident that occurred around seven-thirty Saturday morning. Twenty-three year old [...]

Fifty thousand dollars robbed from Brodies at Free Zone

And burglars in Corozal hit the mother load when they broke into the Brodie’s Warehouse in the Free Zone. Store Manager, twenty-five year old Hensleigh Jones, reported to police that [...]

One year old dies suddenly in Corozal

Also in Corozal, police are investigating the sudden death of a one year old baby. According to twenty-one year old Denise Chable of San Roman Village, around eleven p.m. on [...]

Police make two drug busts in Dangriga

And in the south, in a sting operation Tuesday, Dangriga police visited a plantation where thirteen marijuana shrubs measuring two feet in height were found. The plants were being grown [...]

Jaguar Paw and David Gegg to make new agreement

Today the battle between two well known contenders went back to court and from the looks of it, it might end without a flurry of blows. Late last month tourism [...]

Deportee remanded for Aggravated Assault

A man who appeared in court for failing to report to the police, was slapped with a subsequent charge of Aggravated Assault. Fate was not kind to twenty-four year old [...]

19 year old inmate gets extra year for drug charge

A man who was serving one of two years in prison for drug trafficking was sentenced to an extra year in prison for another drug trafficking incident. Today, nineteen year [...]

Police statistics show crime on the rise for 2007-2008

As suspected, there was a dramatic increase in crime last year, in particular in reported cases of carnal knowledge. Murders went up and so did robberies, burglaries and firearm offences. [...]

Albert and Regent Street finally finishing

It’s almost complete – that is the paving of Albert and Regent Streets. The works are in the last stages which would end the dust and the traffic congestions in [...]

P.U.P. slate for municipal elections to be led by Cecil Reneau

In political news, the temperature is expected to raise as the two main political parties go eyeball to eyeball in the race for municipal bodies. The City Council and Town [...]

Electricity rates have gone down

Electricity rates have gone down; that’s the word from the Public Utilities Commission in a press release issued late this evening. The Mean Electricity Rate dropped just under six cents [...]

Police check points at major bridges in the city

Since the start of the New Year police are conducting special operations at the major bridges in Belize City. The stint by the armed officers of the Anti-Drug Unit aims [...]