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Calvin Cumberbatch Arraigned for New Year’s Weekend Traffic Fatalities

Well-known Belize City money lender Pamela Bennett and Burrell Boom resident Alfredo Navarette perished in a horrible traffic accident on the Philip Goldson Highway on January second. Bennett and her [...]

Will Bradley Paumen’s Indictment Affect Dark Night’s Tourism Operation?

The sensational and very disturbing case of Dark Night owner Bradley Paumen continues to attract major scrutiny. Paumen, charged with four counts of Abetment to Murder, is out on fifty-thousand [...]

Search for Suspected Aircraft in Corozal District

At news time tonight, Police Officers from Corozal and a team from the Civil Aviation Department are scouring the cane fields behind Louisville in the Corozal District. Just before midday [...]

Albert Valentine and a Minor are Indicted for Separate Murders in Punta Gorda Town

A pair of young men is tonight on remand at the Belize Central Prison after being arraigned for separate murders in Punta Gorda Town.  Twenty-one-year-old Albert Valentine Junior, along with [...]

A Firearm Stolen During Home Invasion in Burrell Boom is Recovered

On December third, 2015, eight men stormed the Burrell Boom home of Lebanese Consul General Sarkis Abou-Nehra. He and his wife were not in the country, but the men stayed [...]

Sea Pirates Charged for Long Middle Caye Robbery

A trio has been charged in connection with a robbery on board a vessel anchored near Middle Caye last Thursday. On board was US retiree, John Picard who was awoken [...]

Erlin Butler and Shanice Smith Bury the Hatchet in Court

A pair settled out of court this morning and saved themselves jail time. He was facing the possibility of ten years for burglary while she was facing imprisonment for dangerous [...]

Do You Believe Bradley Paumen Will Skip Bail or Stand Trial?

And our question for tonight is: US national Bradley Paumen has been granted bail for allegedly ordering hits on four persons. Do you believe he will skip bail or stand [...]

Is Zika in Belize?

You likely would have heard about ZIKA, the disease that has been spreading to Mexico, Central America, South America, and the Caribbean. While deaths are rare, there are birth defects [...]

Director of Health Services Talks Dengue

Dengue is another disease that has been affecting other countries in the region. The good news is that in Belize, there has not been high mortality relating to the epidemic [...]

Only Four Confirmed Cases of Chik-V in 2015

Doctor Manzanero also provided News Five with an update on the status of Chik-V in the country. Months after the tropical virus became prevalent in neighboring Central American countries, in [...]

PM Barrow Says No Comment on P.U.P. Leadership Squabble

The People’s United Party will elect its new leader on January thirty-first in Belmopan. The race is getting tighter as Francis Fonseca, John Briceño and Cordel Hyde zero in on [...]

Will There Be a Referendum in PM Barrow’s Final Term in Office?

To conclude our reporting on a lengthy interview with the Prime Minister, we asked him about an issue that is often a matter of national debate; that is, the referendum. [...]

Beleaguered Deputy ComPol Miguel Segura Remains on Interdiction

Embattled Deputy Commissioner of Police, Miguel Segura, remains on interdiction and is receiving only half of his monthly salary, despite being sued by the family of Yolanda Valencia.  The woman [...]

A Guatemalan Woman is Missing in Belize

Tonight, there is a report of a Guatemalan woman that mysteriously disappeared in Belize. A report has been made to the Benque Police by her son, nineteen-year-old Alexander Enrique Garcia [...]

Foreign Minister Elrington at CARICOM Community Council Meeting

Foreign Minister Wilfred Elrington recently attended the thirty-seventh meeting of the Community Council of Ministers in Georgetown, Guyana.   Plans for the upcoming gathering of regional heads of state, to be [...]

Ras Indio Releases ‘One-of-a-Kind’

On a lighter note….after a mega performance at the Festival de Cultural Caribe in Tulum, Mexico, Belizean reggae artist Ras Indio is debuting his new E.P. album entitled “One of [...]