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Businessman detained in Mexico for undeclared cash

Reports out of Mexico City say that businessman, Hussein Nasr Harmouch, is being held in custody by Mexican federal agents. Harmouch was nabbed when he attempted to board a plane, [...]

Windfall tax is reason for Friday’s special sitting of the House

There is a special sitting of the House on Friday. It is special because the House is on recess but there is urgent business that requires the nod from parliamentarians. [...]

Moya: B.T.B. months in arrears with head tax money

The division in the Belize City Council is glaring with the embattled Mayor Zenaida Moya fighting to survive a tough challenge coming from her Deputy Anthony Michael. Today the Mayor [...]

Telemedia distributes 32 high school scholarships

Every year scholarships are given to deserving Belizeans countrywide, and one corporate citizen that has remained a top provider of those donations is Telemedia. Today, at the Radisson, thirty-one of [...]

Grace Kennedy adopts roundabout

Times are hard, but today one company has pledged to dig a bit deeper into their pockets to maintain a piece of the jewel. It falls under the Belize City [...]

Cop charged with obtaining property by deception

A former police officer is in custody tonight after he was found guilty of Obtaining Property by Deception. In this case, the officer was accused of taking money from a [...]

Youth arraigned on charges of attempted murder

And in an update to a story we aired last night, nineteen year old Winfield Dennison a.k.a. “Cucu” appeared in court today to face charges relating to the shooting of [...]

Court records first conviction under new firearm legislation

You may have heard of new legislation in the form of the Firearm Act, and today thirty-three year old Michelle Baltazar became the first person to be convicted and sentenced [...]

Watchman’s house burgled, two firearms stolen

Thieves made away with two firearms when they broke into the house of a watchman from the Cayo District. Thirty-one year old Honario Tun of Red Creek area in Santa [...]

Taxi driver’s car stolen

People’s property and belongings have been going missing frequently nowadays and today was no different. This time a vehicle was stolen from in front of its owner’s house. Yesterday, at [...]

Ladyville man arrested for drug trafficking

In other news from the police blotter, twenty-five year old Lenny Benguche of Marage Road in Ladyville was found with a white transparent plastic bag containing fifteen pieces of crack [...]

NCFC/ILO recruit media in fight against CSEC

The results of a survey conducted in Belize a couple years ago revealed that in addition to child abuse, the country’s children were also regular victims of commercial sexual exploitation. [...]