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Quadruple Fatality on the Philip Goldson Highway

A quadruple fatality occurred on the Philip Goldson Highway on Sunday evening and at news time, post-mortem examinations have just wrapped up as grieving relatives were camped outside the morgue [...]

Orange Walk Man Dies in Hummingbird Highway RTA

Police are also provided details of another fatality which occurred last Thursday on the Hummingbird Highway. It led to the death of Adar Awe.  Awe was travelling with Dario Melendez [...]

Woman Fatally Shot, Cousin Hospitalized after Being Stabbed in Griga

A woman was shot and killed early on Sunday morning in Dangriga, purportedly as a result of jealousy.  Geraldine Flowers was inside her house in the New Site area when [...]

Rodwell Arzu is Wanted for Murder and Attempted Murder

Investigators in Dangriga have determined that Samuel Reid, the individual who was inside the house where Geraldine Flowers resided, was stabbed and shot multiple times during the deadly encounter with [...]

Man Dies in Freak Accident

There was another death over the weekend. On Saturday evening, Rye Pott lost his life in an unfortunate incident.  Pott was working at a construction site in Carmelita Village, in [...]

Libertad Villager Dies during Coast Guard Recruitment Screening Process

A father of two from Libertad Village in Corozal died during a recruitment screening at the Belize Coast Guard Headquarters over the weekend.  According to the Vice-Commandant of the Belize [...]

Confirmed Dengue Cases Continue to Spike in Belize

Health authorities continue to monitor the cases of dengue as the number of persons affected continues to spike across the country.  Today, the Director of Health Services confirmed to the [...]

Ministry of Health Monitoring Dengue Cases in the Region

There are four stereotypes of dengue in Belize; strains two and three are the more predominant ones being detected. The goal is to prevent a severe case of the disease, [...]

Ministry of Agriculture Monitoring Citrus Industry

The citrus industry continues to grapple with low productivity, dwindling farmhands, as well as lack of financing. These challenges are compounded by citrus greening, so much so that the 2018/2019 [...]

Freak Storm Wreaks Havoc in Peini

A freak storm tore through Punta Gorda on Sunday night, tottering a number of trees in town and causing a power outage.  According to several reports from that municipality, the [...]

ComPol Refutes Crime Observatory’s Stats; not all Belize City Murders were Gang Related

The month of June was bloody and deadly with a horrifying and alarming murder count.  According to the Belize Crime Observatory, during the month of June one hundred and one [...]

ComPol Williams Evokes God in Self Defense after Criticism of Promotion Process Surfaces

Commissioner Chester Williams also responded to heavy criticism that has been thrown at him by members of his very own department.  Those criticisms deal with a reported level of unfairness [...]

Belize City Curfew Still in Effect

As part of the Police Department’s crime-fighting strategy, a curfew for children is currently in effect in Belize City.  The decision was made in June after the city was gripped [...]

Belize City Man Survives Shooting; Gang Rivalry is the Motive

The only gun violence reported in the city over the weekend involved twenty-three-year-old Jeffrey Gomez, who is lucky to be alive tonight. He was shot in his abdomen on Friday [...]

Ballistic Report for Allyson Major’s Death In; Police Officer Soon to be Charged

No one has been charged for the death of Allyson Major Junior. He was fatally shot in downtown Belize City on July sixteenth.  It has been thirteen days since Major [...]

Trio Busted with .38 Revolver and Ammo

Three men have been charged for firearm offenses. They are Kurt Morgan, Ernest Thompson, and Naim Sanchez.  The trio was busted by San Ignacio police on Friday evening with a [...]

Henry Palma Remanded for the Attempted Murder of His Mother

Henry Palma is being accused of attempting to kill his own mother, Rosalie Palma, during an incident on Saturday at the Pickstock Hutment area in Belize City.  This afternoon, the [...]

A Parliamentary Declaration is Signed to End Hunger and Malnutrition in Belize

Parliamentarians from both sides of the aisle agree on one thing; there is need to end hunger and malnutrition.  To this end, Belize joins the rest of the world in [...]

ComPol Chester Williams Hosts 2nd All Senior Officers’ Conference

Commissioner of Police Chester Williams today hosted the second All Senior Officers’ Conference at the Police Training Academy in Belmopan. Senior officers countrywide converged to discuss several serious issues that [...]

Bandits Set for Scotiabank CONCACAF League 2019

The Belmopan Bandits are once again headed to the Scotiabank CONCACAF League, a tournament it will be participating in for the third time in a row.  Despite not having emerged [...]

New Team Jerseys for the Belmopan Bandits

Aside from that bit of good news, the team also revealed its new jerseys heading into the competition.   Douglas Grant, Executive Assistant, Belmopan Bandits “You know the Bandits go [...]

James Adderly and the Weekend Sporting Stats

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