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Conservation Community Criticizes GOB Over Caracol Incident

The callous execution of Special Constable Danny Conorquie at Caracol remains an issue of huge national importance tonight. Citizens and activists converged on the western border on Tuesday to protest [...]

APAMO Decries Sedi’s Position on Danny Conorquie’s Murder

Perez, speaking on behalf of the conservation community, also decries the recent position taken by Minister of Foreign Affairs Wilfred Elrington, stating that the ongoing issue of Guatemalan incursions cannot [...]

Is El Pilar Really Forgotten and Overran by Bandidos?

While Caracol has been in the news since last week, another Mayan site, though not as visited due to its remoteness, is perhaps the most dangerous to visit. El Pilar [...]

BISL Victorious In Court Against Government, Tax Assessment Ruled Unlawful

There have been a number of weighty matters in the court this week. Today, Government suffered a blow in the Supreme Court in their legal battle concerning the takeover of [...]

Belize Bank Versus G.O.B., UHS Debt Still Accruing

There is another case which we reported on Tuesday against the government for which closing arguments were heard in the courtroom of Justice Shona Griffith.  The Belize Bank Limited is [...]

7 Police Officers Under Investigation for Various Criminal Allegations…

Tonight there is also scrutiny on the police force. A number of officers are under investigation by the Professional Standards Branch of the Department for allegations of wrongdoing including brutality [...]

…GSU Boss Mark Flowers Makes the Cut

Today, Assistant Superintendent Glen Rivero, Commander of the Professional Standards Branch, spoke to the media of the various investigations involving police officers, including Inspector Flowers.   ASP Glen Rivero, Commander, [...]

Police Constable Oscar Ramirez Charged with Extortion

On Tuesday, Darius Martinez from Dangriga started an eighteen month conviction for Corrupting a Public Officer. But there is another cop in the hot seat. He is Oscar Ramirez assigned [...]

Another Cop Busted for Handling Stolen Goods

Earlier this afternoon, another officer was arrested and detained pending criminal charges after he was found in possession of a number of stolen items believed to have been lifted during [...]

Requeña Brothers Acquitted of Attempted Murder

Back to the courts on criminal matters…Two brothers Giovanni and his older sibling, Denton Requeña and their friend, David Sedacey, were freed of a very serious offense. They were acquitted [...]

San Ignacio Man Dies in Fatal Traffic Accident

A Guatemalan national was today arraigned for the death of a Santa Elena resident who was killed following a traffic accident on Tuesday. Eighty-three-year- old Oscar Perez Senior, a resident [...]

Pulse of the People on Danny Conorquie’s Murder

Danny Conorquie was executed on Thursday and buried on Sunday. His murder is galvanizing public sentiments that government has to step up its game in respect of the persistent incursions [...]

International Day for Older Persons Celebrated in Belize

Across the globe, senior citizens took prominence today. October first is celebrated as International Day of Older Persons. Locally, HelpAge Belize has organized a series of activities to highlight the [...]