July 22, 2024

Kareem Franklin found guilty of using deadly means of harm in 2016 police shootout

Franklin was accused of attempting to murder police officers PC Stephen Choco and Joseph Sutherland. On the night in question, the officers encountered Franklin acting suspiciously [...]
July 22, 2024

Woman charged for allegedly stomping pregnant sister in her belly after being told to spend more time with her daughter

On Monday afternoon, 23-year-old Monique Tzul, a cashier from Belize City, was arraigned in the Belize City Magistrate's Court on a single charge of grievous harm. [...]
July 22, 2024

Robbers strike in Springfield – target four men for vehicle and cell phones

On Saturday, four gunmen held up Richard Belisle and three others at a farm in Springfield. The armed robbers stole personal belongings including cell phones, and [...]
July 22, 2024

Minor charged for ‘shooting up’ house over old rivalry

Speaking on the matter, ACP Hilberto Romero, the Regional Commander of the Eastern Division, stated that Julio Castillo reported hearing gunshots at his residence and later [...]
July 22, 2024

Dangriga man shot trying to protect motorcycle; suspect charged

On July 20 the police responded to a shooting at the Benguche area of Dangriga. Middleton had an altercation with other individuals at a wake and [...]
July 22, 2024

DNA evidence helps convicts rapist of 14-year-old girl

The verdict was handed down by Justice Candace Nanton in the High Court. The two incidents of rape occurred on June 27, 2019 and again on [...]
July 22, 2024

Belize City residents begin to enjoy e-buses

Following Friday’s launch in downtown Belize City at the Regent and Dean Street depot, two buses started running today, Monday. Compared to the standard gas-powered buses [...]
July 21, 2024

‘Kingmir’ claims unanimous decision over Guatemalan challenger

Rudon, known as "Kingmir," was sharp over six rounds at Swift Hall, Belize City Saturday night, securing a unanimous decision on the scorecards.