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Taxi Man Gunned Down in Belmopan

Eleven days into the New Year and the police department is recording its sixth murder. Over the weekend, as many as four persons were brutally killed. We start with the [...]

Decomposed Body of Second Belmopan Taxi Man Found in Mount Pleasant

Today, twenty-five year old Lincoln Bejerano was charged for Robbery, Conspiracy to Commit Robbery and Keeping Ammunition Without a License for the point thirty-eight calibre rounds in his pocket. He [...]

Cleon “Tush” Smith Murdered in Hattieville

In the Belize District, an execution style murder took the life of Cleon Smith, aka Tush. It is said that the street figure moved to Hattieville some years ago to [...]

PG Teenager Murdered, Dumped in Well

The fourth murder victim was found inside a well in Punta Gorda. The grisly discovery of the decaying corpse of Jarrel Edward Pop was made by Punta Gorda police on [...]

Supreme Court Opens With Traditional Pomp and Ceremony

The anticipated traditional and ceremonial opening of the Supreme Court took place this morning in a packed courtroom of the judiciary and other guests. Chief Justice Kenneth Benjamin presided over [...]

P.U.P. Candidate for Leader Cordel Hyde Says Change is Imminent

The National Party Council of the People’s United Party met at Saturday to pave the way to a national convention set for January thirty-first in Belmopan. Various positions are up [...]

Contenders for P.U.P. Chairman Are Both Confident of Victory

As we told you, all eyes will be on the race for leadership which has led to very heated and unpleasant debate on social media. The Chairman position is also [...]

Patrick Andrews Says His Delegates Can Vote for Any Leader Candidate

One constituency which is always volatile even at the best of times is Belmopan. These are not the best of times, and early on in the convention race there was [...]

PG Arsonist Detained After Fiery Rampage

A string of fires in a span of two hours deliberately set by an arsonist kept Punta Gorda police and firefighters busy on Sunday morning.  Around one-thirty a.m., local authorities [...]

Dangriga Commuter Claims She Was Raped After Getting Off Bus

There is one more allegation of rape to add to the growing list. It reportedly occurred in the south over the weekend.  A resident of San Ignacio, Cayo District, claims [...]

Suspected Liquor Thief Arraigned in Court

The judiciary was busy today with the opening of the Supreme Court throughout the morning. When the Magistrate’s Court resumed session this afternoon, a businessman alleged he was robbed by [...]

“Boots” Martinez Speaks on Hostel Fire Investigation

It is now six weeks since three minors perished during a fire at the Youth Hostel near mile twenty-one and a half on the George Price Highway and still there [...]

Martinez Says Findings of Investigation Will Be Released Next Week

According to Minister Martinez, contrary to what is being said, the ministry is not dragging its foot with the independent investigation into the matter. But will the ministry wait until [...]

12 Year Old Student Missing in the City

Twelve-year-old Shinique Perez, a student of Saint Martin’s Primary School, remains missing tonight after failing to return to her classroom on Friday afternoon.  The family was immediately notified by the [...]

Valley of Peace Teen Still Missing…May Be in Placencia

Another minor is missing. Fifteen year old Seily Jozeline Aguilar has been missing since January sixth. She left her home in Valley of Peace early, as usual, in her Belmopan [...]

Clarification: Jintendra Chawla is Not the Proprietor of RC Imports

Now on a point of clarification…first, attorneys for Jitendra Chawla aka Jack Charles, have written the media to say that Charles is not the proprietor of RC Imports, which has [...]

Weekend Sporting Highlights with James Adderley

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and this is Sports Monday.   We take you to Burrell Boom where the faithful who make the La Ruta Maya have congregated on the [...]