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Carlos Lopez is Gunned Down in a Home Invasion in Lord’s Bank

He is no stranger to the cops and has been charged multiple times in the past for drug related incidents, but on Thursday night, Carlos Lopez was murdered inside his [...]

Derrick Ramirez Remains Missing; ComPol Williams Says ‘Things Do Not Add Up’

Tonight, two police officers are in detention, Derrick Ramirez remains missing and Oscar Williams, the main suspect believed to be responsible for his disappearance, allegedly escaped at the hands of [...]

Did Police Officers Let Main Suspect Escape? Williams: “I am thinking something worse than escaping”

From there, the plot takes a very sinister twist because, as Assistant Commissioner of Police Joseph Myvett explained, members of the Belize Coast Guard arrested three men; including main suspect [...]

Rogue Police Officers Facing Criminal Charges

Investigators have forty-eight hours to gather enough evidence and criminally charge the two police officers. The police constable has already been slapped with the disciplinary charges of allowing a prisoner [...]

Elderly Man Dies After Being Hit by Cargo Truck

Fifty-year-old Teakettle villager, Margarito “Pulu” Vanegas was struck by oncoming traffic on Thursday morning.  A cargo truck was traveling on the George Price Highway, through Teakettle Village, when Vanegas was [...]

Man Falls on Machete and Dies in St. Margaret Village

Police in the west are also investigating the circumstances leading to the death of an unidentified young man in Saint Margaret’s Village. The body of John Doe was found late [...]

Mexican Trio Released After Spending a Year at Belize Central Prison

A trio of Mexicans caught stealing money from an ATM in Orange Walk and Corozal in January of last year has been acquitted of the charges of theft after spending [...]

A Fish Graveyard Populated By Gillnet Usage at Salt Creek

The Coalition for Sustainable Fisheries is championing a move to ban the use of gillnets countrywide.  Gillnets are indiscriminate and as such are depleting fish stocks.  This morning, a news [...]

Digi Awards 25 Full High School Scholarships

Digi held its scholarship reception programme this morning in Belize City. Twenty-five students from around the country were all recipients this year. The full scholarships are awarded for the four [...]

Belize Adopts the International Code as Breast-Milk Substitutes

Breast is best. It’s a slogan we have heard for years and the Ministry of Health wants Belize to take it seriously.  According to PAHO, breastfeeding is vital to a [...]

ComPol Williams Participates in Jalsa Salama 2019

ComPol Chester Williams recently returned to Belize after spending a week in London for the 2019 Jalsa Salama, an annual gathering of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community. The event brings together [...]