Belize - Belize News - Channel5Belize.com - Great Belize Productions - Belize Breaking News
Home » January, 2017 You are currently browsing entries posted in: January, 2017

Police Regroup After Another Murder; Bert Abraham Targeted at Front Gate

The top brass of the police met in emergency and closed door session today, in light of a murder spree since the start of the year. They were not providing [...]

Who Wanted Randolph Johnson Dead?

Hours before Bert Abraham was executed, nineteen year old Randolph Johnson was among a group of friends fishing when he too was ambushed near Belize Waste Compound on the George [...]

Police Charge Patrick Harris with Dillon Grinage Murder in Sandhill

Since December thirty- first, the six murders have the police working around the clock, but except for one, police are yet to crack the cases.  Dillon Grinage did not live [...]

Rosewood Busted in South and West; Stiffer Penalties for Offenders?

The Forest Department is cracking down on the illegal harvesting of hardwood. Two major busts have been made in recent days in the west and south, which show that the [...]

Senate Special Committee Meets with Maria Marin

The first hearing of the Special Senate Select Committee for 2017 was hosted at the National Assembly, Belmopan. Sitting before the six-member panel was senior official of the Immigration Department, [...]

Is Ex-C.E.O. to Blame for Immigration’s Black Eye?

According to Marin, she was swamped with research on the Won Hong Kim matter and concurrent investigations of the Department internally and by Police. She asked her subordinates to check [...]

Former Acting Director Says Insta-Visas, passports, Nationalities Not Legit

The Committee also tried to question Marin on the various approvals for visas, passports and nationalities in 2012 and 2013, when she was deputy and then holding over as acting [...]

6 to Vie for Thirteenth Senate Position

Nominations have been closed for the selection of a thirteenth member of the Senate. The United Democratic Party first proposed it in 2008 as a counter to a fully elected [...]

George Street Invades Ladyville – Police Want Them Out!

On Tuesday night sometime around eight, there was a shooting in the village of Sandhill; fortunately, no one was injured, but that there was a shooting at the same residence [...]

Dorian Pakeman Charges Coming; Department Was Fair to Alfonso Noble in Mishaps

Dorian Pakeman and Alfonso Noble are both highly connected U.D.P. loyalists. Pakeman in March and Noble in December of 2016 knocked down and killed two men in separate incidents. Now, [...]

No Cause of Death for Male Fetus in Benque

In another update…What killed a seventeen-week-old fetus found wrapped in a plastic bag and stashed inside a large coffee bottle and laid to rest along the quiet banks of the [...]

Anne Swaney Murder Case Still Outstanding a Year Later

Nearly one year ago, Chicago, Illinois television producer and journalist Anne Swaney was found murdered at a resort outside of Benque Viejo del Carmen. Local police called on investigators from [...]

Awards for Top Cops in Rural Eastern Division

Regional Commander of the Rural Eastern Division, ACP Edward Broaster, pulled out all the stops to reward some of the Police Officers who work under his jurisdiction. Today, he recognized [...]

Gangs and Guns Standing in the Way of Crime-Free Belize

Six murders in four days have taken some by surprise, while others were not so shocked by the spike in the homicides. And on Tuesday night, you heard the top [...]

What’s the Strategy for Police Department?

Just now you heard Minister of Police Aragon speak on the short term methods they are implementing to cut the sharp increase in killings since the start of the New [...]