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“Min-Min” brutally killed in Dangriga!

A woman is one of two murder victims of the weekend. In Dangriga, the community is stunned at the shocking killing of a thirty-six-year old woman who was killed and [...]

Vida Magdaleno condemns brutal killing of Jasmin Garcia

Well-known Dangriga artist, Elsworth ‘Vida’ Magdaleno, spoke with News 5 this evening to condemn the killing of Jasmin Garcia. Garcia, as we told you, was killed and her body dumped [...]

One person of interest in Jasmin Garcia’s murder

Police say that they are now looking for one person who may be able to assist in the murder investigation of thirty-six-year-old Jasmin Garcia. That person, according to police, is [...]

Two Men Shot, One is Killed During PG Shooting Incident

Further south in Punta Gorda, Glenford Hines Junior was killed on Sunday morning. The latest murder victim was on Prince Street where his family lives. He was outside his house [...]

Police are Seeking One More Suspect Following Deadly PG Shooting

Earlier this year, Albert Valentine and another man identified as Adwan Usher were both arrested and charged for attempted murder, in the wake of an incident that occurred in Punta [...]

Police Office caught on Camera Beating Belize City Resident

There is a new case of police brutality to report. The violent incident was caught on camera and the images released on social media. It shows a police officer put [...]

BPM and VIP Back in Court Over Re-districting Exercise

The Belize Peace Movement and Vision Inspired by the People were back in court this morning before Chief Justice Kenneth Benjamin where they are seeking leave to commence a judicial [...]

Brandon Anderson and teenager are freed of the murder of Canadian filmmaker

The Belmopan Supreme Court recently freed two men who had been charged with the murder of Canadian Matthiew Klinch. The filmmaker was stabbed to death in January 2016 outside his [...]

Extra Long Gillnet Hauled Up in the South

The issue of the continued usage of gillnets in Belizean waters remains a heated debate among fisheries stakeholders, following government’s recent decision not to outlaw the destructive fishing gear. On [...]

More Details of Burnt Plane

On Friday morning, the remnants of a burnt twin-engine aircraft with the markings “N-five-four-six-one, were discovered west of Chan Chen Village in the Corozal District. As is customary, no one [...]

Recinos’ Employees Claim to have Been Robbed

The tables have turned for two men, twenty-seven-year-old Wilmer Polanco and twenty-seven-year-old Manual Sacul, who alleged they were held at gunpoint and robbed on Saturday night. The employees of Recinos’ [...]

Deputy Mayor of Benque Carjacked

The Deputy Mayor of Benque Viejo del Carman, fifty-six-year-old Alvaro Gongora was carjacked on Friday morning. Gongora, along with two of his employees, was on the Arenal Road in his [...]

Home Invasion Reported in San Jose Succotz

Police in the Cayo District are investigating a scary home invasion which occurred on Saturday night during which another vehicle was stolen. Thirty-six-year-old Alvin Chi was enjoying a peaceful night [...]

Belize Celebrates Three Years of UNCAC

Belize celebrates its third year having signed on to the United Nations Convention Against Corruption, UNCAC.  Since 2016, when government was brought to its knees during an eleven-day strike effected [...]

Fatal hit-and-run accident claims one life in the south

Two persons died in separate fatal accidents over the weekend. A man was killed in a hit-and-run on the Southern Highway on Saturday. The fatal accident happened near the Kendal [...]

San Narciso Villager Dies in Road Traffic Accident

In another traffic fatality, fifty-year-old Epifiano Chan lost his life on Sunday evening. The San Narciso Village resident was driving his pickup truck on the San Narciso/ San Victor Road [...]

Belize and Guatemala authorities working to solve Elito Puc’s murder

Last week we reported on the gruesome murder of former teacher Elito Puc. He was reported missing the week before and the family discovered that he had gone across the [...]

Shooting Victim Gerald Lambs Succumbs

Gerald “Bomba” Lamb of Biscayne, Belize District, died on Saturday morning while on life support. Lamb was a victim of a shooter who released a barrage of bullets targeting him, [...]

Fire Breaks Out in San Ignacio Town

A fire broke out on Independence Street in San Ignacio Town over the weekend. On Saturday morning, Carmita Salazar was in her home when she was alerted that her snack [...]

Densmore Bowman Remains Missing

Belmopan resident Desmore Bowman remains missing tonight. He was last seen ten days ago on Friday, November twenty-ninth in the Young Bank area with another man. His mother, Mary Coleman, [...]

Devon Tariq Lopez Reported Missing

Concern is growing over twenty-two-year-old Devon Tariq Lopez. Lopez has not been seen or heard from since a week ago, on Monday, December second. The authorities are asking for the [...]

Belize City resident takes top prize of Gimme 5

A week of the poplar show, Gimme Five concluded on Friday night. Viewers got the opportunity to win tons of prizes as part of our twenty-eighth anniversary celebrations by simply answering [...]

Support BCE – buy their apples this Christmas!

The Belize Camping Experience is selling apples this holiday season – and it is for a good cause. The non-profit suffered big losses this year with its harvest for kids [...]

The weekend of sports, is coming up with James Adderly

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