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Kyle Zetina and Shawn Flores are Arrested for Triple Murder

Twenty-four-year-old Kyle Zetina and eighteen-year-old Shawn Flores are tonight on remand at the Belize Central Prison after being arraigned earlier today on the principal charges of murder.  Both men are [...]

Nestor Vasquez Junior Succumbs to Injuries After Deadly Beat Down in Holding Cell

Sixty-year-old Nestor Vasquez Junior, the namesake son of B.T.L. Chairman Nestor Vasquez and elder sibling of broadcaster Jules Vasquez, succumbed to injuries he received inside a holding cell last Thursday.  [...]

How We Treat Mental Health in Belize

While the Vasquez family, through attorney Leslie Mendez, issued a statement on Friday criticizing the police for negligence, it is expected that legal action will be taken against the department.  [...]

ComPol Admits to Liability in the Death of Nestor Vasquez Jr.

Commissioner of Police Chester Williams has weighed in on the issue and admits that the department failed in safeguarding the rights of Nestor Vasquez.  While disciplinary action has been taken [...]

Haitian Security Guard Murdered in the City

A Haitian national who recently migrated to Belize for work was murdered on Saturday morning. Jacques Wilder was on duty, working as a security guard at Foam Factory on the [...]

Masked Gunman shoots Ladyville Resident

A gunman fired two shots a Ladyville resident on Sunday night. Luckily for Alrick Smith, he narrowly escaped with his life when he came under attack while walking along Pigeon [...]

Tyrone Flores is Shot in the Culture Capital

A resident of Dangriga is lucky to have escaped grave injury, following an attempt on his life on Sunday morning.  Tyrone Flores, according to police, may have been the victim [...]

Armed Robbery Leads to Shootout; 1 Person Detained

There was an armed robbery at the solid waste transfer station located off mile three on the George Price Highway. Armed robbers entered the compound and stole an undisclosed amount [...]

Another Alleged George Street Gang Member behind Bars

Another alleged George Street gang member is behind bars after he pleaded not guilty to the charge. He is Marvin Phillips; a resident of Belama area in Belize City. This [...]

Heavy Machine Operator Charged for Handling Stolen Goods

A heavy machine operator from Belize City is out on bail tonight after he was caught using a vehicle license sticker belonging to the Belize City Council. David Tillett was [...]

More Controls needed for Controlled Drugs

The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime opened a two-day workshop today to discuss how to improve the regulation of controlled drugs by strengthening legislation, institute regulations and implement [...]

P.S.E. Results are in!

The Primary School Examination results are in. Today, the Ministry of Education released the full report on how students performed for this year’s P.S.E. – but before we get into [...]

World Oceans Day 2019 – Gender and the Oceans

June eighth was celebrated as World Oceans Day 2019 under the theme “Gender and the Oceans.” Hundreds of Belizeans countrywide carried out different activities as they joined the international community [...]

Sports Stats with James Adderley

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