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Father & Son Injured in Shooting on the Hummingbird

There were a number of traffic fatalities over the Easter holidays, but we start with the report of a shooting of a father and his infant son, which has shocked [...]

A Man is Ran Over and Killed on Easter Sunday in Belize City

There were three fatal accidents over the extend weekend. In Belize City, George Baptist was well-known to commuters who use the Novelo Bus terminal. But on Sunday afternoon, the handyman [...]

Andruse Choc is Killed in Hit & Run near La Democracia

There was further loss of life. A resident of Valley of Peace perished in a hit and run accident on Saturday night. Andruse Choc lost his life in the area [...]

2 Accidents in Benque; 1 Fatality

There were also two accidents over the weekend in Benque Viejo in which one person perished and the other remains in a critical condition at the Western Regional Hospital. The [...]

Speeding Vehicle Piles Up in Grave at Lord’s Ridge Cemetery

Construction got underway earlier today to repair a tomb that was destroyed over the Easter weekend at the Lord’s Ridge Cemetery.  While no one was seriously injured when a vehicle [...]

Farmer Struck Dead by Lightning Bolt in Armenia

A farmer in Armenia lost his life when he was struck by lightning last Friday. Thirty-nine-year-old Carlos Alvarado was tending to some crops along with his brother when a storm [...]

Southern Regional Morgue Closed Down

The morgue at the Southern Regional Hospital has been closed down and it will remain that way for possibly another week or two. It comes on the heels of another [...]

Home Invasion in Bradley’s Bank, San Ignacio

There was a home invasion out west in the Bradley’s Bank area of San Ignacio Town. Sixty-two-year-old retiree Dan Williams reported to police that sometime after nine p.m. on Good [...]

Charges Dropped Against Man Accused of Robbing His Friend

Turning to the courts…A former security guard is happily home tonight after he had already been remanded to prison for an incident that purportedly occurred before the Easter holidays. The [...]

Man Convicted for Assaulting Ex-Wife

A father of ten children was convicted today of sexually assaulting the mother of seven of his children. The court ordered forty-year-old Andy Garcia of Belize City to be on [...]

3 Hondurans Caught Illegally Fishing in the Spawning Aggregation Zone Down South

Three Honduran fishermen were busted over the weekend for illegally fishing within the Spawning Aggregation Zone at the Gladden Spit and Silk Cayes Marine Reserve in southern Belize. The trio: [...]

Safe Highway Operations Applied over Easter Weekend

Although there were three fatal road traffic accidents recorded, police are reporting that its Safe Highway Operations over the extended weekend were successful. Commander of Operations, ACP Marco Vidal spoke [...]

No Murders over the Easter Weekend; a Success for the Police Department

The weekly police press brief had a change of venue today; it was hosted at the office of the Commissioner of Police in Belmopan. ComPol Chester Williams took the opportunity [...]

The Police Department is Ready for Agric 2019

The Safe Highway Initiative continues into the National Agricultural and Trade Show set to begin this Friday at the national show grounds in Belmopan. According to ACP Marco Vidal, the [...]

Road to Wacken Takes Ascenthium to Panama First

Belizean rock band Ascenthium is hoping to follow in the footsteps of musical forerunner Verge of Umbra by participating in and winning a regional competition that will secure them a [...]

Sports Monday: the Results of the Holy Saturday’s Cross Country Cycling Classic

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and this is Sports Monday   [Highlights of the weekend in sports....]