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Independence Day Drug Plane; 5 Men are Detained, including a Minor

On Independence Day, a drug plane landing just outside of Santa Martha Village in the Orange Walk District. Five persons, including the owner of the farm, a Mennonite, a farmhand [...]

Illicit Cargo Missing, but Believed to Still be in the Country

So five persons have been detained and two are expected to be charged on Wednesday morning with facilitating the landing of a plane on an unregistered aerodrome. But where is [...]

Seven Men, Including Senior Customs Officer, Busted with Contraband in PG

The borders are closed but illegal activity and contraband continue to flourish. In the south, there was a sizeable bust of contraband goods in Punta Gorda under the cover of [...]

Customs Dock in PG Remains Closed

All ports of entry, including harbours, are closed under the existing statutory instrument. And police are deployed at various hot spots along the borders to prevent the entry of contraband [...]

Customs Investigating Contraband Delivery in Peini

While the police department does not have the powers of arrest where uncustomed goods are concerned, a separate investigation is being conducted by the Customs and Excise Department and additional [...]

What Happened to Orlando Velasquez?

Forty-seven-year-old Orlando Velasquez better known as Easy Bob of Belize City was found dead on Sunday. Velasquez’s body was found floating nude near the House of Culture in Belize City.  [...]

Cop Arrested for Aggravated Assault

Police have arrested and charged one of their own following an incident involving a firearm. Police say that Corporal Jercel Savery of Dangriga Police Formation used a pellet gun to [...]

One Man Detained for Shooting on George Street

Police say they have arrested one man in connection with a shooting incident in a known hot spot in the city. It happened around ten o’clock on Sunday night. No [...]

Burglar Ends Up with Broken Leg in K.H.M.H.

There was a burglary over the weekend in Belize City, but the robber didn’t get away nor did he go straight to jail; instead, he landed in the hospital.  The [...]

House & Vehicles Set Ablaze in Belize City

There was a fire on Independence Day in Belize City. Police say that around three-thirty on the morning of September twenty-first they were notified of a fire on Linda Vista [...]

Did Man Set Fire at Caledonia Police Station?

There’s also a small fire to report in the north. This fire was set on the Caledonia Police Station. ACP Joseph Myvett says that the officers who work at the [...]

Was Victor Pratt Killed – Police Say Not So Fast – it is a Death Investigation for Now

Police are not calling the death of Victor Pratt a murder just yet – yes, you heard that right.  Today, the officer in charge of the Crime Investigation Branch for [...]

Man Charged in Connection with Domestic Beat Down in Pound Yard

Police say that they have arrested and charged a man following a disturbing video that shows a woman being viciously beaten. The incident was captured a couple days ago near [...]

Guat Bandits Leave without Stolen Vehicle!

Police say robbers from Guatemala tried to take a stolen vehicle across the border but couldn’t because it was bogged in mud. A man from Succotz reported to police that [...]

Not a Road Accident – Victor Pratt was Shot Dead!

Initially classified as the result of a traffic fatality, the death of Victor Pratt is now a murder.  Pratt’s body was found on the Old Northern Highway on Tuesday afternoon [...]

Whitfield Fisher Jr. is Arraigned for the Murder of Andrew Flores

Police have cracked the murder of Dangriga resident, Andrew Flores who was killed on the night of September tenth.  Flores’ brother-in-law, Whitfield Fisher Junior was captured over the weekend and [...]

Belize City Man Survives Second Attempt on His Life

Twenty-four-year-old Raheem Gordon has narrowly escaped a second attempt on his life.  The Belize City resident was inside a vehicle on Causarina Street when he came under attack.  Two gunmen [...]

Cops Seeking Four Persons in Connection with Stabbing of Belize City Businessman

A Belize City shop owner was stabbed in the wee hours of this morning while he was socializing with four others. Police say that sixty-year-old Alfonso Ayuso was hanging out [...]

Police Investigate Assault of a Woman near Pound Yard Bridge

Domestic abuse is well-known to occur rampantly, though not often these cases are captured on video.  But over the weekend, a disturbing video surfaced on social media of a woman [...]

Armed Robbery at Humana Store in Independence!

Police say that Humana People to People store in Independence Village in the south was robbed on Saturday. The manager reported to police that around one-thirty that afternoon, two men [...]

Two Charged for Stolen Computers in Orange Walk

Two persons were arrested over stolen computers in Orange Walk Town. Police say that a twenty-two-year-old and a sixteen-year-old were arrested and charged in connection with the computers that were [...]

56 Year-Old Florita Harris is Missing

Where is fifty-six-year-old Florita Harris?  On Saturday, Emmett Usher reported to police that Harris was last seen on September ninth at the upper flat of this building on Levi Slusher [...]

Argument Among In-laws Ends in Murder on Kelly Street

Tonight police are looking for Whitfield Fisher, the suspect in the murder of his brother-in-law, Andrew Flores. Flores was killed inside an apartment on Kelly Street on the night of [...]

There’s an Urgent Need to Discuss Suicide Prevention!!

The Francisco family is tonight reeling over the unfortunate death of one of their own. Morgan Francisco Junior took his own life on September tenth as the world observed Suicide [...]

A cop who crossed the northern border finds himself in a quarantine facility

A cop is in a quarantine facility tonight after he drove across the northern border and went to Chetumal. P.C. Mesa is said to have been dressed in police attire [...]