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Darwin Rocke is Murdered and His Body Dumped Off Boom Hattieville Road

A body was found this morning at entrance of the Burrell Boom, Belize District. The upper part of the body was covered with a plastic bag and covered with a [...]

Murder in Young Bank; Elderly Musician is Chopped to Death inside his Home

Police are also investigating the murder of an elderly man in the village of Young Bank, Cayo District.  On Wednesday afternoon, police were called out to the village located along [...]

Police Comment on Murder of Elderly Musician

So, what are police saying about this murder? They say that they don’t know what the motive is as yet. The investigation is in its early stages and they are [...]

Who Wants Ragga Dead?

While two persons were found dead in less than twenty-four hours, in Belize City, twenty-seven year old Rafael Usher survived a shooting.  Usher was on Central American Boulevard on Wednesday [...]

PM Barrow & John Briceño on $1.6 Million Grant to Cayo Company Using N.H.I. Reserve Funds

A memo dated July twenty-ninth, 2019 has been leaked and is making its rounds on social media.  It is signed by Artemio Osorio on behalf of the Financial Secretary and [...]

No Sight of Accused Murderer Rodwell Arzu

An all-points bulletin remains in effect for the apprehension of Rodwell Arzu, the man whom police believe shot and killed his ex-girlfriend on Sunday morning in Dangriga, before turning the [...]

Purse Found, But Still No Arrest in Murder of Yanira Novelo

Twenty-four-year-old Yanira Novelo, a mother of two from San Jose Village in Orange Walk District, was murdered on her son’s fourth birthday during a deadly attack that also saw the [...]

No Evidence to Arrest Suspects in Murder of Porfilio Nino

The gruesome murder of sixty-four-year-old Porfilio Nino whose remains were found inside a shallow grave in Maya Mopan remains unsolved.  Despite rounding up several persons for questioning in relation to [...]

Maxboro Resident is Remanded for Attempted Murder

A Maxboro resident, who shot his former neighbour at a bus shed, is tonight on remand at the Belize Central Prison.  Kareem Harvey appeared before Senior Magistrate Tricia Pitts-Anderson and [...]

BAHA on Alert for Disease that Can Wipe Out Banana Industry

There is an alert tonight in the banana industry in the south. The Belize Agriculture Health Authority informs of a suspected detection of Fusarium wilt of bananas in La Guajira [...]

New Rules for Water Taxis and Passenger Safety

A new set of regulations came into effect today for water taxis and those changes have one industry stakeholder up in arms.  Beginning August first, all seagoing vessels operated as [...]

Other Rules to Come on Stream for Water Taxis

Additional regulations that are set to come into effect as of September sixteenth include an approved safety management and emergency response plan, as well as the outfitting of each vessel [...]

Same Officer Who Shot Vince Martinez Killed Allyson Major Jr.

On Mother’s Day, Vince Martinez was shot in the groin by an officer who responded to a call of a domestic issue at his home.  While a formal complaint was [...]

Vince Martinez to Take Action against BPD

According to Martinez, what hurts most is finding out that the victim is the son of a childhood friend.  He says that he is preparing to take legal action against [...]

1000 Smiles for Cleon Holds 6th Disney Show Fundraiser

The Magic of Disney is an entertainment show for kids and adults alike and will take place this Saturday at the Bliss Centre for the Performing Arts in Belize City [...]

Emancipation Day is Commemorated in Belize

“Emancipate yourselves from mental slavery” – the popular song from Bob Marley is being used across the region today in English-speaking Caribbean as slavery to mark the abolition of slavery [...]

Healthy Living: “Empowering Parents; Enabling Breastfeeding.”

World breastfeeding week starts today and continues to August eighth. This year’s theme is “Empowering Parents; Enabling Breastfeeding.”  While breastfeeding is often seen as the sole responsibility of the mother, [...]