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Denmark Casimiro is Killed in Sandhill; was it Drug Related?

A father of two was executed on Sunday morning in Sandhill Village. Residents in the village told News Five that they heard Denmark Casimiro and another man arguing inside his [...]

‘Danny’ Mason and Company are on Trial for Beheading Pastor Lue

The trial against William “Danny” Mason and four other men began today in the Belmopan Supreme Court. Mason, who is known to have ministerial friends, is considered the mastermind in [...]

Drug Plane Crashes South of Quintana Roo; 1 Person Killed

A small plane carrying one ton of cocaine crash landed into fields in the community of San Pedro Peralta, south of Quintana Roo, Mexico. One person was reportedly killed. Mexican [...]

Fake Cops Rob PUMA Gas Station

A pair of fake cops robbed PUMA Gas Station on the Philip Goldson Highway Sunday evening and they made it look so effortless. Two armed men, dressed in what can [...]

Belize City Man Perishes in RTA

A Belize City man was one of two persons who lost his life on Sunday evening in traffic fatalities.  Thirty-eight-year-old John Bennett was on his motorcycle en route to Belize [...]

Guatemalan Knocked Down and Killed in OW

Sixty-two-year-old Guatemalan National Excequiel Lopez Leon was knocked down and killed on Saturday night at around seven-twenty. Police say that thirty-four-year-old Shaun Dortch of San Pedro Village, Corozal District was [...]

6 Persons Injured in Boom Road Traffic Accident

A traffic accident on the Burrell Boom Road on Sunday evening left six persons injured, but fortunately, there were no fatalities. Sidney Humphreys was behind the wheel of an Isuzu [...]

Corozal Family Disputes a Police Account of a Cocaine Bust

A well-known courier service provider from Corozal and a cargo agent for a local airline company are on Supreme Court bail tonight after they were intercepted by police last Wednesday [...]

Why Didn’t the Investigation include the Sender from San Pedro?

It is not the first time that local airlines are being used to transport illicit cargo across the country; in fact, the police department has intercepted packages carrying suspected drugs, [...]

Marijuana Field Destroyed in Corozal

The Belize Defence Force carried out a destruction of marijuana fields in northern Belize over the weekend.  The B.D.F. carried out an operation in the early hours of Saturday near [...]

Last Call for Re-Registration

Today was the final day to register for the April tenth referendum. In Belize City, long lines were formed at various registration centres as electors waited to apply to be [...]

EU Designates Belize as a Non-cooperative Jurisdiction

Belize is among ten new jurisdictions blacklisted as tax havens by the European Union. These include: Aruba, Barbados, Bermuda, Dominica, Fiji, the Marshall Islands, Oman, the United Arab Emirates and [...]

Trio Arraigned for Belize City Burglary

Tonight, a trio of men caught in connection with a house burglary at the home of a supervisor is on remand at the Belize Central Prison. Kevin Alvarez, James Fitzgibbon, [...]

Gunman Targets Teen during Blackout

On Friday night, criminals seized the opportunity to commit crimes when there was a brief interruption in power in Belize City. Sometime around seven-fifteen that night, during the “black out”, [...]

Another City Shooting; No Suspects

Belize City resident Linsford Baldwin also fell victim to a gunman in the city over the weekend. Police say that sometime after nine on Saturday, twenty-eight-year-old Baldwin was shot to [...]

1 Month-Old Baby Girl Mysteriously Dies

Belize City police are investigating the sudden death of a one-month-old baby girl. Her name is Rhynaye Alexandra Rowland and she was found dead in her bed at her home [...]

NICH Wins Again; the Results of the Ruta Maya Belize River Challenge

The team from NICH established itself as a force at the start of the four-day Ruta Maya River Challenge race. Covering as much as one hundred and eighty miles, sixty-one [...]

The Weekend in Sports

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