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Wife Kills Husband with Single Stab in Seine Bight fight

A murder over the weekend involving a couple in Stann Creek has stunned the community.  In a case of domestic dispute, a husband was killed in Seine Bight, two days [...]

Body Found Decomposing near San Estevan Needs ID

There were two other murders over the weekend. Up north in Orange Walk, police have not been able to determine the identity of a man whose decomposing body was found [...]

Trio Village Man Slaughtered in Bella Vista

Also on Sunday, but this time in Bella Vista Village in the Toledo District, a man was shot and partially decapitated and his body left lying next to the highway. [...]

Kenworth Castro Suffers Fatal Broken Neck in Swing Accident

A mishap on Friday evening led to the unfortunate death of twenty-two-year old Kenworth Castro, who had moved to Caye Caulker just two months ago. Castro, a diver, was last [...]

Police Closing In on “Hard Rock’s” Killer

Last Wednesday, a popular DJ and activist was killed just outside his home on Central American Boulevard. Forty-year-old Andrew Bennett, known as Hard Rock, was shot multiple times to the [...]

Aragon Slates Saldivar, Says No Abuse of Police Items under His Watch

Minister of Defense John Saldivar is embroiled in another scandal.  This time he was caught using coast guard vessels donated by the U.S. government to shuttle his Belmopan Bandits, as [...]

B.T.V. Heads Back to Sarstoon

Two years ago, Guatemalan Armed Forces bullied their Belizean counterparts from the Coast Guard off Sarstoon Island, where the Coast Guard men had been seeking a platform on which to [...]

Wil Maheia Says There’s No Need for Sarstoon Protocol

Does Belize really need a Sarstoon protocol? After all, Belize considers half the river and Sarstoon Island ours. That is, until Guatemala effectively took possession of the entire river over [...]

Miss Belize Rebecca Rath Has Not Been Dethroned

On Friday night, the Queen of the Jewel organization via its National Director Opal Enriquez issued a release cutting short the reign of Rebecca Rath as Miss Belize Universe 2016.  [...]

Opal Tells Rebecca No Hard Feelings

Now, it is no secret that the Raths were not too happy with the Queen of the Jewel organization. Following her appearance in Manila, Philippines, Rebecca’s father and well-known photographer, [...]

Belize City Resident Attacked and Robbed Officer of the Pesticide Control Board

An employee of the Ministry of Agriculture is in custody tonight for attacking and robbing a registrar officer of the Pesticide Control Board in Central Farm, Cayo. Kareem Harvey is [...]

Fire Guts Carmelita House; What Caused It?

Fires have been sparking all over; the latest blaze was in Carmelita, Orange Walk where a concrete spilt level house went up in flames. The fire erupted at about eleven [...]

Speaker Takes “Yellow Man” to Nat’l Assembly Staff Committee

Brian “Yellow Man” Audinette’s fate as macebearer and sergeant at arms of the House of Representatives will be determined on June ninth, when the National Assembly Staff Committee convenes.  That [...]

National Assembly to Address “Weaknesses” in Security

With that meeting pending, we asked Longsworth if there is anything within her powers, as Speaker of the House and chair of the National Assembly Staff Committee, to prohibit Audinette [...]

Surveillance Cameras for Southside Belize City

The Belize Police Department has its eyes on the streets of the Old Capital, particularly in various hotspots on the city’s south side.  This afternoon, as many as eleven surveillance [...]

Strategy Tackles Gangs, Business Security

According to Aragon Jr., the addition of the cameras also forms part of a new crime fighting strategy.    Elodio Aragon Jr., Minister of State, Police “It’s all about looking [...]

Police Forensics Also Getting Boost

The Minister of State for Police also took on other issues relating to his ministry. With new equipment being added to the existing resources of the department to aid in [...]

Vehicles for Chiquibul Fighters

There is good news tonight for a number of agencies manning the Chiquibul where illegal activities, in particular gold panning, are on the increase.  PACT, the Protected Areas Conservation Trust, [...]

Weekend Warriors Cycling Tops Sports Monday

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and this is Sports Monday.   [Highlights of weekend sporting activities....]