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Belize Bank pays up ten million U.S.

Back in March, the Government of Belize decided to go after the Belize Bank for ten million U.S. dollars granted by Venezuela late last year in December. Well today, after [...]

Belize City woman beaten, raped and murdered

But the weekend was not without crime. Two persons were killed and we begin with the cold-blooded attack on a defenseless single mother and her children that ended fatally for [...]

Young man killed the day after he leaves prison

In the second killing, one man was shot dead and police have detained and charged two suspects. The incident occurred before noon on Saturday inside a car as the three [...]

Robbers hit Baymen Cable

While police were at a press conference talking crime, brazen robbers were busy at the offices of Baymen Cable. Two men went to the cable headquarters on Baymen Avenue on [...]

Eighteen year old cyclist dies in traffic accident

And from robberies to traffic accidents, a young man is dead following a traffic accident last Thursday morning on the Yalbac Road in the Cayo District. According to forty-seven year [...]

Two injured in separate weekend shootings

And there is more bad news. In weekend shootings, forty-three year old Adrian Robinson was admitted at the K.H.M.H. trauma room on Sunday night after he was shot six times. [...]

Minister faces press on escalating crime

The Minister of National Security, Carlos Perdomo, faced a tough session with the press this morning – the reason, the undeniable increase in crime, in particular murders. There was plenty [...]

Chicken up 27 cents, eggs by 8 dollars per case

The ease that consumers received last week with the five dollar decrease in butane gas, has been cut short with an announcement that the price of both chicken and eggs [...]

Construction worker charged with theft of pistol

A construction worker accused of stealing a licensed nine millimeter pistol was charged with Theft when he appeared in Magistrates’ Court this morning. The man, twenty-six year old Silvano Bustillos [...]

Two minors face aggravated assault charges

Two male minors appeared before the family court judge to answer charges for aggravated assault that occurred in separate incidents. The first incident involved a fifteen year old high school [...]

Man on bullet possession denied bail

A man who had a one millimeter calibre bullet in his pocket, was denied bail today in the Magistrate Court. Gion Bernard was charged for keeping the bullet and when [...]

City man gets one year for weed joint

A Belize City man has been sentenced to a year in prison after pleading guilty to drug charges. This afternoon, Chief Magistrate Margaret McKenzie charged twenty-nine year old Sydney Bradley [...]

Police finally get Denfield Tasher

Eighteen year old Denfield Tasher was charged today with Attempted Robbery and Aggravated Assault. He was wanted by police for a June burglary of Femy Young’s home on Coffin Street. [...]

CSEC holds workshop on commercial sexual exploitation

Most Belizeans are familiar with child abuse, carnal knowledge, and incest, but mention the term Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children and Adolescents or CSEC, and many of them won’t know [...]

Mariano scores hat trick for B.D.F. big W against Wagiya

Good evening I’m James Adderley welcoming you to this edition of Spots Monday. Week three of the RF&G Cup Tournament brought Wagiya of Dangriga to the M.C.C. Grounds yesterday against [...]