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Troy Polonio is Gunned Down on Raccoon Street

Three persons were brutally murdered over the extended weekend. We start with the deadly and brazen shooting of Troy Polonio Junior on Monday night. Polonio Junior was on Raccoon Street [...]

San Lazaro Villager Slain and Found Hours Later in Shallow Grave

In San Lazaro, Orange Walk, a search party followed a blood trail and made a gruesome discovery in a shallow grave off a sugar road on Sunday morning. They found [...]

Police Seek Two in Murder of Hazid Diaz

This afternoon, Senior Superintendent Hilberto Romero spoke briefly on the discovery as well as the ongoing criminal investigation into Hazid Diaz’s murder.   Sr. Supt. Hilberto Romero, Deputy Head, National [...]

Retired Public Officer Chopped to Death in Cow Pen

A retired public officer was brutally killed inside his house sometime over the weekend. The neighbours suspect that he was murdered sometime between the hours of Friday night and early [...]

Billy Lerma Perishes in Fatal Accident in Santa Elena

Three persons lost their lives in two traffic accidents over the weekend. The first fatality occurred just after midnight on Friday as Billy Lerma rode a Senke motorcycle on the [...]

A Pair of Cousins Perishes in Bus and Motorcycle Collision in the South

Also on Saturday, a collision between a James passenger bus and a motorcycle claimed the lives of a pair of cousins. Just before six p.m., at the intersection of the [...]

Thieves Break Into Lynn Young’s Home

The Lake Gardens residence of BECOL C.E.O. Lynn Young was broken into over the weekend.  The thieves, who were captured on surveillance camera as they entered the property, made off [...]

Thieves Burgle Buttonwood Bay Nazarene Primary

Thieves broke into Buttonwood Bay Nazarene Primary School over the weekend and made off with seven thousand dollars in cash and other items from the principal’s office.  According to Vice [...]

Female Patron Catches a Beat Down at Dream Like City

Over the weekend in Belize City, a female patron was viciously assaulted outside of a nightclub near mile two on the Phillip Goldson Highway.  The incident, which was caught on [...]

A Wanted Poster is Issued for a Guatemalan National for a Murder in Succotz

The Belize Police Department has issued a wanted poster for Guatemalan national Cesar Agusto Lopez Mendoza. Mendoza is wanted for the murder of fifty-six-year-old Juan De Cruz Carrias, whose mutilated [...]

Melvin Budna Arrested for Murder 2 Years Later

Twenty-nine-year-old Melvin Ray Charles Budna has been arrested and charged for the murder of Alvaro Aldana two years after he was shot and killed behind PK Store in San Ignacio.  [...]

“Vaccines are Everybody’s Business”

This week is being dedicated to raise awareness on the importance of vaccines in preventing diseases and protecting public health. Hand hygiene is an easy and effective way to prevent [...]

ComPol Chester Williams Sustains Minor Injuries in Chile

Commissioner of Police Chester Williams sustained minor injuries in a traffic mishap in Chile, where he is attending the eighty-eighth Interpol General Assembly. Williams suffered from a sprain right knee [...]

Dr. Colin Young, Incoming Executive Director of C.C.C.C.C.

It is confirmed that Doctor Colin Young will be moving to the Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre in early January 2020. Young, we reported some time ago, is demitting office [...]

Ministry of Education Adopys ProFuturo Program

A digital education programme was launched today by the Ministry of Education in partnership with the OAS and two foundations. Eleven rural schools will be equipped with tablets, laptops and [...]

A B.E.L. Team Travels to Bahamas to Assist in Restoring Efforts following Hurricane Dorian

Hurricane Dorian pounded the Bahamas for days in early September causing loss of life and devastating damage to the islands of Obaco and Grand Bahamas. The Belize Electricity Limited is [...]

“Building Resilience of the Caribbean Community”

Statistics are important in our daily lives; it keeps us accurately informed with what is taking place all over.  The Statistical Institute of Belize, which one of the major agencies [...]

2019 Cancer Awareness Flyer Unveiled

As part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month today the Office of the Special Envoy for Women and Children in partnership with the Belize Cancer Society unveiled its 2019 Cancer Awareness [...]

James Adderly on Sporting Activities over the Rainy Weekend

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