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Retired sergeant and three grandchildren drown in pond

Thursday night turned out tragic for a retired police sergeant who took four of her grandchildren for a customary swim in a man-made pond just behind the Western Pines community [...]

Ervin James killed while socializing with friends

Two others lost their lives, but to gun violence. We start with the chatter of gunfire, an all too familiar sound, echoed shortly before midnight on Thursday as residents of [...]

Renan Reneau murdered on Supal Street

The bloodbath in the old capital continued on Thursday night when a second shooting incident claimed the life of yet another Belize City resident who was socializing with his girlfriend [...]

Viewers get their say in e-poll

When we checked our e-poll on our website this afternoon on the response to the question on whether or not corruption was pervasive in the police department, the answer was [...]

Water ration on La Isla Bonita may be prolonged

In our Thursday newscast, we reported on a water crisis in San Pedro Town. The speculation was that it is being caused by a large scale housing project on the [...]

Multiple shootings in the murder capital

Earlier we reported on two murders but there was more violence in the streets where criminals were out playing target practice between last night and this morning. In the first [...]

Thieves rob D’s Diner and burglars escape with $49,500 in O.W.

But the crime wave is not limited to the city; it extends to other parts of the country. In Orange Walk a thirty year old resident, Vanessa Briceño, reported that [...]

Robbers take cash–not gas–from Shell

In other violence, after eight thirty last night there was a robbery at the Shell Gas station located on the Northern Highway at the Ladyville junction with the Phillip Goldson [...]

Brother dies while trying to rush suicidal teen to hospital

We do not normally report on suicides, but this story caught our attention because the attempted suicide went terribly wrong in the Corozal District. Tonight the perpetrator, a teen from [...]

Wet highway causes accident that injured Sharmane Dawson

There is another accident to report, it occurred on the Western Highway this afternoon at mile forty-one, in the area that residents have dubbed Harmonyville. The victim, thirty three year [...]

CJ orders government to pay Chawlas for Krooman land

The well known case of the Krooman Lagoon concluded last Wednesday. Belize City businessman Jitendra Chawla, proprietor of Xtra House, took action against the Attorney General and the Minister of [...]

Mother of four caught with quarter pound of cannabis

A twenty-seven year old mother of four will be spending the weekend behind bars after she was caught smuggling weed into the Kolbe Foundation. Jenkins, who is a babysitter was [...]

Thieves burglarize home of attorney

Two men accused of handling stolen goods belonging to an attorney at law are behind bars after he was denied bail.  Twenty year old Selvin Castillo pleaded not guilty today [...]