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Minor Shoots Minor With 16-Gauge Shotgun

There is a disturbing incident to report tonight of a shooting involving two young children in the south. A six year old boy is clinging to life after he was [...]

Ambulance Woes Plague Critically Injured Minor

911 was immediately called by Thomas Polanco, who thought of nothing else, but to get his son to the Southern Regional Hospital to save his life. But there was no [...]

Are Parents of Minor Criminally Liable for Shooting?

According to Travis’ father, Thomas Polanco, the sixteen-gauge shotgun used in the shooting by the year old, is the weapon utilized by the minor’s family for hunting.  Police have since [...]

Taxi-man Stabbed to Death in San Pedro

The San Pedro Police Department is investigating a second brutal murder in less than a week. On Sunday morning, well-known taxi-driver forty-two year old Donicio Trujillo was found stabbed to [...]

Hattieville Youth Dies After Agric Stabbing

The national agricultural and trade show was held over the holiday weekend in the Capital….thousands turned out for the event; that story is coming later in the newscast. But on [...]

Major Lloyd Jones is P.U.P.’s Rural North Candidate

Retired Major Lloyd Jones is the new People’s United Party standard bearer for Belize Rural North.  The former Ports Commissioner succeeds attorney Arthur Saldivar and was formally introduced as the [...]

Jones Says Castro is No Threat

As we mentioned earlier, Jones is assuming the reins for the P.U.P. campaign in Belize Rural North from former standard bearer Arthur Saldivar.  His candidacy was rescinded in 2014, amid [...]

P.U.P. Seeks Support for Repeal of Petrocaribe Loan Act

As we reported last Tuesday, the People’s United Party has issued an ultimatum to the Barrow administration with respect of the Petrocaribe Loans Act.  The opposition is seeking a repeal [...]

P.U.P. Mourns Former Mayor David Fonseca

The tragic suicide of former Belize City Mayor David Fonseca continues to rock family and friends, as well as colleagues in the political sphere.  Fonseca took his own life on [...]

Three Men Arraigned for Taxi-man’s Murder

Today, police formally arraigned three men in San Pedro Magistrate’s Court. Twenty-three year old Luis Campos, nineteen year old Mark Arzu and eighteen year old Santos Garcia were led from [...]

Man Charged for 2014 Murder

Over the weekend, police cracked an old murder case which occurred at Mahogany Heights, Belize District, back in November 2014. This morning, nineteen year old Ronalph Ramsey Junior, was arraigned [...]

Myers Walks Free From Murder Charge

While four men were arraigned today for murder, another learnt his fate for the same charge. Thirty-one-year-old Raymond Myers has been acquitted of the murder of twenty-seven-year-old Francis Figueroa, who [...]

N.T.U.C.B. Labour Day Event Draws Lacklustre Crowd

Friday, May first was celebrated as Labour Day in Belize and in numerous countries. Unlike other places where rallies and related events draw massive participation, there was a disappointing attendance [...]

Will N.T.U.C.B. Join A National Protest of Petrocaribe Loan Act?

There are a number of issues that remain unresolved for the N.T.U.C.B.  Mora stated that the unions are concerned about the inability of the government to start consultations on the [...]

P.U.C. approves B.E.L. Rate Decrease

The Public Utilities Commission has approved a decrease in the mean electricity rate from forty-one cents per kilowatt hour to thirty-five cents.  The rate reduction takes effect on July first, [...]

Thousands Converge on Agric Showgrounds

Thousands of Belizeans annually converge on Belmopan for the national agricultural and trade show, which was held over the weekend in the Old Capital. The three-day show celebrates agriculture, but [...]

Police Operations Continue in San Pedro

One final issue on crime in tonight’s newscast… There are all manner of criminal issues bedevilling the Police on San Pedro, Belize’s premier tourism destination and seriously lucrative revenue earner. [...]

Basketball and Football in Sports Monday

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and this is Sports Monday.   The Dangriga Warriors hosted the defending champion, San Pedro Tiger Sharks in its bid to make the post season [...]