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3 Persons Injured in Burrell Boom Shooting; the Gunman is Killed

There was a fatal shooting in Burrell Boom Village on Sunday night that left one man dead and three others injured. But at this time, it is not being categorised [...]

PC Lorray Arzu Succumbs to Gunshot Injuries

On Sunday morning, Police Constable Lorray Arzu succumbed to injuries she received during a shooting incident in Dangriga a few days earlier.  The twenty-seven-year-old officer had been placed on life [...]

Still No Arrest in the Murder of PC Lorray Arzu

This morning, Assistant Superintendent of Police Fitzroy Yearwood, as well as Minister of Home Affairs Kareem Musa spoke fondly of the fallen constable.  In an appearance on Open Your Eyes [...]

1 Charged for Near Fatal Chopping in Scotland Halfmoon

A resident of Antelope Street Extension has been charged in connection with a near fatal chopping incident in Scotland Halfmoon on Saturday afternoon. Just before four o’clock today, Roberto Arana [...]

Nicholi Rhys Walks from Murder Charge

Thirty-one-year-old Nicholi Rhys beat a murder charge in court earlier today, after spending almost four years on pretrial detention at the Belize Central Prison.  Rhys was accused of the shooting [...]

LOO and Government Minister Argue over Crime

The House of Representatives met today in ordinary session where the issue of crime also became a matter for debate. The Leader of the Opposition, Shyne Barrow chastised the government [...]

PC Lorray Arzu Still on Life Support at K.H.M.H.

Police Constable Lorray Arzu remains at the K.H.M.H. as investigators try to close in on the gunman who shot her and Leonel Rowland. While she has undergone brain surgery at [...]

Jahiem Joseph is Charged for Hopkins Murder

Twenty-year-old Jahiem Joseph has been arrested and charged for a murder that took place in Hopkins Village on September thirtieth.  The unemployed resident of Ladyville is alleged to have inflicted [...]

Police Constable and Civilian Shot; PC Clinging to Life

A police constable is hanging on to life after she and a man were shot in Dangriga last evening. PC Lorray Arzu and forty-four-year-old Leonel Rowland were sitting in a [...]

Critically Wounded PC Transported from K.H.M.H. to Medical Associates for CT-Scan

We heard Commissioner of Police Chester Williams share that the police department would consult with Doctor Pedro Arriaga on whether it would be possible to transport PC Lorray Arzu to [...]

Gunman Escapes from Police in Early Morning Shooting

Gunshots rang out in Teakettle Village in the early hours of Thursday when someone discharged a firearm not far from where a police officer was waiting to be picked up [...]

One Hundred Body Cams to be Donated to Police Department

The Belize Police Department is yet to deploy body cameras for officers in the field, despite a donation of a hundred devices by the Minister of Tourism and Diaspora Relations.  [...]

Allegations of Extortion Lead to Cancellation of Hattieville Checkpoint

The vehicular checkpoint near the entrance to Hattieville has been done away with following a directive from Commissioner of Police Chester Williams.  The decision was taken on the heels of [...]

Marine Biologist Killed in Harmonyville

Late this evening, police formally arrested and charged John Horace Franklin, a twenty-seven-year-old vendor of Harmonyville, for the crime of murder. Franklin is believed to be one of several persons [...]

Pomona Villager Murdered in Cold Blood, Killer Turns Himself in to Police

One man is in police custody following a murder on Saturday morning in Pomona Village. Twenty-nine-year-old Kevin Williams and his girlfriend were heading home from a night out when Williams [...]

Caribbean International Brewing is Raided; $3.1 Million Dollars Recovered

On Friday, a team of law enforcement officers, accompanied by officials from other government agencies, descended on Caribbean International Brewing Ltd. in one fell swoop.  The raid on the makers [...]

Mine Beer under Investigation by Financial Intelligence Unit

According to ComPol Williams, the proprietor of Caribbean Brewing Company was reportedly in possession of travel documents for at least eight individuals who are employed at the brewery, suggesting that [...]

Asylum Seeker Spills the Beans on Murders in Belize

A voice recording, in which a well-known Belize City street figure is purportedly speaking about the commission of two recent murders in Ladyville, is in circulation on social media.  The [...]

Belize City Businesswoman Is Victim of Home Invasion

There was a brazen attack on a food vendor at her home on Park Street in the Lake Independence area on Thursday night. It happened just after seven p.m., and [...]

The History Behind the Calaney Flowers Case

For the first time in recent memory, a person who is accused of murder will be brought before the Supreme Court to be tried a second time, after having gone [...]

Calaney Flowers to Stand Retrial for 2012 Murder

Ten years after the horrific death of twenty-nine-year-old Lyndon Morrison, his former girlfriend, Calaney Flowers, is heading to court once again for a re-trial.  Viewers would recall that on March [...]

Six Belize City Residents are Charged for Being Members of Gangs

Six Belize City men, from various neighborhoods, have been arrested and charged for the crime of being a member of a gang.  Earlier today, twenty-year-old Jaheed Shamar Baptist, a baker [...]

Central Farm Resident Busted with Stolen Motorcycle

On Saturday night, sometime around eleven p.m., police responded to an area along the Branch Mouth Road in Cayo District where they observed thirty-four-year-old Roquelino Ortega suffering from an apparent [...]

Grieving Family Alleges a Previous Attempt on Porfiria Morales’ Life

Tonight, there are additional details being shared about the deadly chopping incident that claimed the life of seventy-one-year-old Porfiria Morales.  The elderly woman was hacked to death by a neighbor [...]

Police Charge Minor With Murder of Karl Lamb, Jr.

Police have arrested and charged a minor with last Monday’s stabbing death of Carl Kevin Lamb, Junior on Antelope Street Extension. The seventeen-year-old is charged with murder in the presence [...]