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Two men charged for attempted murder of Rodwell Williams

Exactly one week ago, Rodwell Williams was shot and critically wounded in an execution style attempt on his life. Today, police escorted two youths to the Chief Magistrate’s Court to [...]

Prisoner found dead in prison pond

Police are also reporting tonight on a drowning at the compound of the Hattieville Prison.  The lifeless body of an inmate remains at the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital for a [...]

Minor beats and kills 15 year old Shaquille Bennett with baseball bat

In the south, a fifteen year old minor of Independence Village was viciously beaten by another minor after nine o clock on Friday night.  According to reports, up to six [...]

Daniel Cowo perishes in Northern Highway accident

While fifteen year old Shaquille Bennett was murdered, a road traffic mishap in the Orange Walk District over the weekend claimed the life of fifty year old Daniel Cowo.  On [...]

B.T.I.A. joins Belize Coalition to Save our Natural Heritage

Several environmental groups are demanding a moratorium on oil concessions.  So far APAMO, BELPO, COLA and Oceana have formed a super environmental coalition to protect the ocean, the reef and [...]

Is oil company digging too close to Lamanai?

According to Matura Shepherd, in addition to the B.T.I.A., the Belize Tour Guide Association is also coming out strong against oil drilling and exploration.  Shepherd said that the Tour Guide [...]

Garifuna Collective drummer says he was abused by cops

He is known as the lead drummer in the Garifuna Collective Band who travelled with Punta Rock legend, the late Andy Palacio, on his tours across the world.  But today, [...]

Police Constable Dennis Carr charged for assaulting his ex

There is another cop in trouble tonight. He is nineteen year old Police Constable Dennis Cecil Carr who found himself on the other side of the law today when he [...]

Bad cops, bad cops, what are you going to do when they steal from you?

Two other police officers also appeared before the courts today and were charged for unlawful activity.  Thirty-nine year old Leonardo Yama and twenty-six year old Frederick Frazier appeared before Magistrate [...]

Inspector Dennis Lopez gets bail for attempted murder

Inspector Dennis Lopez, the police officer accused of shooting construction worker, Stephen Buckley on the night of April twenty eighth was today granted bail in the sum of five thousand [...]

Pancotto Primary School student knocked down and killed

Last Friday we reported on the death of a student from Sandhill. Today, twenty-one year old Dion Skeen, a resident of Ladyville, was charged with manslaughter following the death of [...]

Boom and Chime Legend survives heart attack

Mister Wilfred Peters, the Boom and Chime Band and King of Brukdong, was hospitalized on Sunday night. It’s not the first time the seventy-nine year old musical icon has had [...]

U.D.P. claims victory in majority of Village Council elections

Village council elections were held in the past weeks throughout the country. Most of the villages were hotly contested and both parties at one point or the other claimed the [...]

James Adderley with the latest sporting stats

“Good evening I’m James Adderley and this is Sports Monday. We’re inside the MCC grounds, where yesterday the City Boys united, formerly Kraal Road, made a stand against Placencia Assassins [...]