April 19, 2024

Deon Slusher re-sentenced to 30 years in prison for 2002 Philip Chin murder

Slusher and another were convicted following a trial in 2004. They had been accused of planning to rob Chin of his firearm, and then abducting, shooting, [...]
April 17, 2024

Ronald Gibson succumbs to gunshot injuries in alleged attempted robbery in Belmopan

Gibson was accused of attempting to rob Belmopan businesswoman Gilda Abadi on the Central Walkway near Independence Park.
April 15, 2024

BREAKING: Belize City man shot on Flamboyant Street

The incident happened around 8 p.m. on Flamboyant Street and the victim was transported to Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital. His condition is unknown.
April 12, 2024

Murders up 40 percent compared to 2023 at end of first quarter; Commissioner of Police discusses what’s changed

Businessman Shane Baizar was reported missing only to be found in a vat near his house; police caught up with his alleged killer Cruz Castillo in [...]
April 11, 2024

Coastguardsman and football player killed at home in front of wife and two children; injured suspect held by police

Police found James with multiple gunshot wounds to the body, seated on a blue sofa.
April 10, 2024

Krismar Espinosa allegedly killed Wilbert Banks out of jealousy, police say

Commissioner of Police Chester Williams declared earlier this week that a clear motive has been established, backed up by evidence: “I can clearly state that the [...]
April 8, 2024

Tehje Vaughan must stand trial for manslaughter by negligence in shooting of co-worker following preliminary inquiry

Cantun, Vaughan, and another were socializing near Alaska, a popular store on 2nd Street, King's Park, Belize City, nearly a year ago on April 28, 2023, [...]
April 6, 2024

Cycling enthusiast Wilbert Banks Jr found shot dead in vehicle in Ladyville

Inside a black and grey 4-door Toyota Rav4 seen with apparent bullet holes crashed into a bungalow house, there was a man seated in the driver's [...]