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Children missing; business burned; local psychic didn’t predict charge

It’s day eight and the disappearance of two siblings from San Marcos, Toledo remains a mystery. Since Monday police have been scouring the area, but up to news time, there [...]

Caye Caulker woodcarver gunned down at Fair Brother’s Pawn Shop

It is believed that an argument prompted the shooting of a resident from Caye Caulker this morning, when the area was abuzz with activity. The twenty-seven year old victim had [...]

Former P.U.P. Secretary General, Carlos Espat, laid to rest

The Holy Redeemer Cathedral in downtown Belize City was overflowing today with family and friends for the funeral services for the late Carlos Espat, former educator and Secretary General of [...]

No arrests for murder of Senior Citizen

Seventy-four year old Elston Peters was shot behind his neck on Glenn Street on Sunday night. His daughter said that after delivering a pencil to his grandson he went to [...]

Should there be enforcement of Families and Children’s Act?

Two school aged siblings from San Marcos, Toledo, have been missing for more than a week. The two kids were selling craboo and limes last Monday when they disappeared. The [...]

Caye Caulker businesswoman commits suicide with a loaded gun

A popular businesswoman from Caye Caulker is dead after she ended her life this afternoon on the island. We don’t normally report on these stories, but fifty-five year old Patricia [...]

Highway accident proves fatal for one person

A man is detained pending charges following a fatal traffic accident in the Corozal District on Monday.  The incident happened after eleven o’clock between miles seventy-nine and eighty near Calcutta [...]

Victim has amnesia; however, convicted serial rapist stays behind bars

The previous time Leroy Gomez was in court on August eighth, he was sentenced to twenty-two years in prison for Rape. But there were other charges of Attempted Rape and [...]

Burglar gets a slap on the wrist with a machete

Floyd Robateau appeared in court today sporting a bandaged left hand. He was injured during an alleged burglary at Williamsons Industries Limited at mile eight on the Northern Highway late [...]

Teenagers face the courtroom on separate burglary charges

A teenager barely escaped going to prison when he pleaded guilty to a charge of burglary this morning. Eighteen year old Justin Faber broke into the home of Odessa Reneau [...]

U.S. Court drops illegal shipping of weapons charge on Elite Security

The owner of the Elite Security Company in Belize, who is also a veteran officer at the Los Angeles Police Department, has been freed in the US courts. Johnny Augustus [...]

John Briceño speaks about upcoming P.U.P. National Convention

The opposition People’s United Party is gearing up for a national convention on October seventeenth in Dangriga. Up to now, John Briceño, the leader remains unchallenged and most of the [...]

P.U.P. prepares for Party Anniversary

And while the PUP finalizes convention plans, it also prepares to celebrate its anniversary on September twenty-ninth. Of significance is that the amended party constitution opens up the number of [...]

Reality Stars, Julio and Vanesa, prepare for October Wedding

Julio Escalante and Vanesa Ramos had their pre-marital bliss interrupted by a traffic mishap that left the groom with a fractured jaw, broken hip and dislocated shoulder. Well Julio is [...]

Crowning of Carnival’s Kings and Queens

Pre-judging of bands took place in the last two weeks, but if you follow carnival you will agree that the highlight of every band and the most intricate costumes to [...]

Former Secretary General of P.U.P., Carlos Espat, murdered

Forty-seven year old Carlos Espat was found dead this past Saturday morning at his home at the corner of Albert and King Streets in Belize City. Late this afternoon, the [...]

74 year old man shot and killed

There was another murder over the weekend. On Sunday afternoon, seventy-four year old Elston Peters was killed by a single bullet that hit him on the neck. The retiree passed [...]

Massive search for missing Rash children

A search continues for two missing siblings from the village of San Marcos in the Toledo District. As we told you last Thursday, they have been missing since August thirtieth [...]

Three persons shot: 9 yr old girl, 22 yr old woman and 16 yr old boy

Aside from the two murders reported earlier in our newscast, there was more violence in the old capital over the weekend. On Saturday night, bullets from opposing gangs injured nine [...]

School mourns accident victim, Elisha Gilharry

In our newscast on Friday we reported that four year old Elisha Gilharry was knocked down and killed. The driver of the vehicle, Lyle Harris, had just turned into North [...]

Dirty robbers make clean getaway after robbing Laundromat

Thieves made a clean getaway after they held up the R.J.’s Laundromat on Neal Penn Road. The Belize City robbery took place on September second at twelve-thirty in the afternoon [...]

Domestic Abuse Victim gets charged with manslaughter

Shamir Henry of the Belize Defence Force was stabbed to death by his estranged common-law-wife, Leshawn Lino, last Thursday. It is believed to have been a fatal end to one [...]

Attorney says FIU is on a fishing expedition with Money Laundering Charges

The family that has been charged with laundering one point five million dollars briefly returned to court today.  Melonie Coye, her husband James Gerou; parents Michael and Marlene; brother, Jude [...]

Major shake up in the police department

There was a major shake up in the hierarchy of the police department late last week. Officer Commanding the Eastern Division, David Henderson, has been replaced by Assistant Commissioner of [...]

U.S. Unmanned Aerial Vehicles crashes

The United States Army is testing two Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) in the Cayo District.  The YMQ-18A /FORESTER, which is essentially a remote controlled helicopter, reportedly crashed while attempting to [...]