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Shots fired as la Cabana owner’s home raided by police

A team from the Gang Suppression Unit carried out a surprise raid at the house of Mike Menjivar, the well known owner of La Cabana Bar in Belmopan looking for [...]

Attorney says the home was ransacked during raid

As we said, at about six this evening, Menjivar was finally taken to the police station for processing. His attorney, Arthur Saldivar told News Five that the house was completely [...]

Sergeant Sherwood Wade charged for possession of counterfeit currency

A high ranking police officer was busted with alleged counterfeit notes on Wednesday while at a bank making a deposit. It’s a major bust because Sergeant Sherwood Wade is the [...]

David Sedacey’s $15,000 U.S. is Monopoly money

But those sixteen notes were just the tip of the iceberg and the cops are now on high alert, following an even bigger bust on Thursday afternoon. Thirty-five year old [...]

Poll shows crime is down, but fear is up

The official statistics released earlier this week say that crime is down. We asked our viewers if they felt safer even though the heinous crime of murder is up when [...]

Bus Owners get 21 days to work on a route with transport department

Bus operators from the North of the country attended a meeting in the old capital at ten this morning. The meeting was necessary because operators were not happy with the [...]

Orange Walk Technical High School now Elodio Aragon High

The Orange Walk Technical High School is getting a new name; we caught up with this piece of news on Facebook, were we found that emotions were running high among [...]

Moses Sulph, COLA President, says innocent of G.O.B. accusations

COLA’s President Moses Sulph recently found himself in hot water after his advocacy group staged a sleep out in front of the Prime Minister’s Office in the Capital against oil [...]

The road to Caves Branch is deplorable

The boom in cruise tourism has opened up plenty of Belize’s natural resources for income generation.  But the droves of buses that take tourists to the sites also have an [...]

2 more busted for unlawful carnal knowledge

The recently released statistics showed that at the end of April, the number of carnal knowledge cases was down by two when compared to same period in 2010. Well, it [...]

Tacoma driver charged for casuing death of passenger

An accident on the Hummingbird Highway this past Sunday night resulted in the death of nineteen year old Suzette Mossiah and according to police, the driver of the vehicle is [...]

Paraiso Village church burglarized

Burglaries of churches are becoming frequent. In the most recent case Pastor Arturo Mendez, of Paraiso Village in the northernmost district, reports that the Penial Presbyterian Church located in the [...]

Family of 2 women says they were brutalized by cops

There’s a disturbing report coming from the Corozal District that two women were badly beaten by the cops. According to a relative of the victims, Maity Garcia and Yorhemi Monima, [...]

What do Honduras’ missing plane and highway drug plane have in common?

A report in the Honduran press says that the Crime Investigation Unit of Honduras is investigating the twin engine plane used in the biggest drug bust in Belize. The Beach [...]

Dangriga cop wins lotto

Vivian Castillo, a police sergeant attached to the Dangriga Formation, is the latest Lotto winner.  Castillo, who has been taking a chance on tickets since the inception of the game, [...]

OMG, Zealots say world will end tomorrow

There are numerous theories as to when judgment day will be upon us, but one religious group is of the belief that it’s closer than you think. Robin Harp, of [...]