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Police “Officially” Confirm Suspects in Kevin Brown Beating, including Jafari Castro

After a week of much hesitancy and serious backpedaling, the Belize Police Department has finally confirmed the names of three men, including Jafari Castro, who are wanted for the vicious [...]

ACP Broaster Denies Any Political Interference in Case

So with all the confusion surrounding the whodunit mystery, is the department attempting to protect Jafari Castro and his alleged accomplices?  According to ACP Broaster, there hasn’t been any political [...]

Cop Charged for Unlawfully Removing Urine Sample

This morning, Police Constable Ismael Monima was taken before the Corozal Magistrate’s Court for tampering with evidence. The junior officer is being accused of perverting the course of justice after [...]

Chester Williams Says No Mercy for Cops Accused of Wrongdoing

On Friday, Monima was charged with Perverting the Course of Justice and was held in lockdown until today when he was arraigned. Assistant Commissioner of Police Chester Williams says that [...]

Superintendent Dinsdale Thompson to Face Security Services Commission over Drugs

Superintendent Dinsdale Thompson is on personal leave from his desk at the Queen Street Precinct, amid an ongoing investigation being conducted by the Professional Standards Branch.  A probe into the [...]

Police Nab Suspect, Cash in Caribbean Tire Robbery

Some twenty thousand U.S. dollars in cash, five thousand dollars in checks and an undisclosed amount of Belizean currency were stolen over the weekend from the Caribbean Tires office in [...]

2 Primary School Students and 1 Adult Injured in Shooting on Ambergris Caye

There’s more crime to report…a trio, including two minors, escaped grave injuries on Saturday night when a pair of gunmen opened fire on them at a woodwork shop in San [...]

Anna Banner Guy is Odd Woman Out in Belmopan

This weekend, there was political activity in two major western municipalities. The incumbent United Democratic Party sought to fill six councilor seats from seven participants in Belmopan, joining an incumbent [...]

P.U.P. Returns Marconi Matus in Twin Towns

In San Ignacio/Santa Elena, the People’s United Party gathered at Sacred Heart College.  Former mayor Marconi Matus defeated rivals Javier “Colonel” Castellanos and Arthur Smith to head up the team. [...]

Corozal’s Marin Backs Richard Quan to Replace Hilberto Campos

Last week we told you that Mayor Hilberto Campos of Corozal Town will not be seeking reelection in the upcoming Municipal Elections 2018 and already two U.D.P. hopefuls have put [...]

N.G.O.s Say No Excuses For Re-Registration

The Belize Network of Non-Governmental Organizations has joined the call for re-registration even though it has been put off to next year. In a press release, the organization says the [...]

P.S.U. Re-Instates Apologetic Eldred Neal

An official mediation between members of the Council of Management of the Public Service Union and its president, Eldred Neal, took place on Saturday in Belmopan. An official statement from [...]

Belmopan Mayor: We Didn’t Get Request to Save School Land

On Friday, we showed documents detailing the transfer of just over an acre of land in the Las Flores area to a resident by the Belmopan City Council. Amy Anabella [...]

Cop Catches Rapist in Maya Center

While the police department is reeling from a string of infractions conducted by its own, one officer is being commended tonight for apprehending an alleged rapist over the weekend.  The [...]

6 Guats Caught Going for Chiquibul Gold

Friends for Conservation and Development have reported the detention of six Guatemalan gold panners over the weekend in the area of the Ceibo Chico creek in the southern Chiquibul National [...]

Man Charged for Antelope Street Shooting

Twenty-four-year-old Kendall Green is back behind bars tonight following a shooting incident last week. This morning, Green who is no stranger to the police or to the court was arraigned [...]

2 Shooting Incidents in Jane Usher Area; 1 Injured

There were two separate shooting incidents in Belize City on Friday night. Teenager Alden Lara was on Levi Slusher Street in the Jane Usher Boulevard area when he was shot [...]

Have You Seen Missing Helen Adolphus?

A teenage girl from the west is missing and police and the family needs help in locating Helen Adolphus. The fifteen-year-old ran away last Tuesday from the area of the [...]

Taiwan Helps Health Ministry Tackle Kidney Disease

The government of Taiwan stepped up to the plate today with a generous donation of cash and equipment. This gift will be used to assist the Ministry of Health in [...]

The Highlights on Sports Monday

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