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Top Cop Sr. Supt. Howell Gillett Served with N.I.P. for RTA

Commander of Eastern Division South Senior Superintendent Howell Gillett would normally appear on the news for the community policing work he continues to do, but tonight the senior police officer [...]

2 PG Police Officers Suspended for Alleged Role in Suspected Drug Plane Landing in Barranco

Two officers have been suspended pending further investigation into a suspected drug plane in southern Belize. Police Constables Peter Graham and John Ordonez are in trouble with the law tonight [...]

Was Suspected Drug Plane Picking Up or Discharging Illicit Cargo?

News Five has been reliably informed that the aircraft was not making a drop, but was in fact carrying out a pickup. As has been seen in previous suspected drug [...]

72 lbs of Weed Found in Shawville Area, Cayo

A joint operation on Saturday resulted in police discovering more than seventy pounds of marijuana. Police say that the operation was conducted near the Casa Maya Road of the Shawville [...]

Man Attacked, Beaten and Stabbed at Wedding

Police are investigating the savage beating and stabbing of Paul Moro. Moro and his wife were at a wedding on Saturday in Burrell Boom Village when he got into an [...]

Deceased Ernie Miranda is Earl Abraham Hyatt

Thirty-six-year-old Ernie Miranda was fatally stabbed on Thursday night sometime before twelve a.m.  His lifeless body was not discovered until Friday morning by sanitation workers collecting garbage on Morning Glory [...]

The Re-emergence of ‘Gang War in Shuga City

A young man was shot on Sunday evening and investigators believe that it may be gang related. The victim is twenty-two-year-old David Diaz and it is reported that he is [...]

Who shot Alvin Lopez?

Police in Hopkins Village are investigating a shooting incident which left forty-five-year-old Alvin Lopez injured. Lopez was inside his home in the village when he heard gunshots. He told police [...]

Iverson Neal Found Alive and Well Outside of the Garden City

The saga of Iverson Neal who went missing from Belize City on December eleventh, has come to a positive end.  The twenty-three-year-old was found alive near the outskirts of Belmopan [...]

Missing Man Found Alive and Well

Benson Jerry Butler was found alive and in good health over the weekend. The fifty-three-year-old resident of West Lake Area of Western Paradise Village had been reported missing last week [...]

Man Busted with .45 Firearm

A man is in police custody and facing firearm offences. He is thirty-seven-year-old Marvin Monge and according to police, he was busted with a handgun at a checkpoint early this [...]

21 Cases of Contraband Mexican Beers Seized

Someone’s Christmas plans were ruined on Saturday after police in Caye Caulker confiscated twenty-one cases of contraband Mexican beers on Saturday afternoon. Police say officers searched a cargo at Ocean [...]

No Charges to be Brought against Tenant Who Torched Cleghorn Street Apartment

On Friday morning, a house fire on Cleghorn Street destroyed the upper flat of a two-storey wooden structure.  The blaze was the result of a tenant deliberately setting his room [...]

Family of 8 Loses Home to Fire

Fire completely destroyed a house at mile sixteen on the Stann Creek Valley Road over the weekend. A family of eight lost all their personal belongings, as well as the [...]

Sun Country Airlines Commences Seasonal Flights to Belize

The inaugural flight from Minneapolis courtesy of Sun Country Airlines landed at the Philip Goldson International Airport around eleven a.m. on Saturday. The flight, which will bring tourists to Belize [...]

Golden Tree Hotel Debacle Resolved

Golden Tree Hotel was temporarily closed down by the Belize Tourism Board for having violated the Hotel and Tourists Accommodation Act due to non-payment. Within twenty-four hours, the owners of [...]

Fallen Cop’s Family Gifted with Christmas Goodies

Back in November we told you about the shooting death of on-duty cop, Osbourne Martinez. The twenty-seven-year-old Police Constable was shot and killed when he responded to an armed robbery [...]

A Christmas Message from the Anglican Diocese to You

The joy of Christmas is being able to spend time with family and friends.  The spirit of the season is rooted in the celebration of the birth of Christ, a [...]

James Adderley and the Weekend in Sports

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