January 26, 2024

Belize Defence Force soldiers in training for potential deployment to Haiti

In 2023, Belize committed 50 Belize Defence Force soldiers and there were suggestions police officers could be sent as well to keep the peace following an [...]
January 22, 2024

Belize Defence Force characterizes insufficient rations reports as part “mischief,” part miscommunication

Chief of Staff to the Force, Colonel Ricardo Leal, in a statement indicated that the leaked photographs seen on social media were intentionally released by a [...]
January 22, 2024

Police to destroy 901 firearms in next phase of weapons management training

It is part of continuing management of the Police's weapon stocks as well as eliminating dangerous, obsolete, and unserviceable weapons recovered from the public, according to [...]
December 28, 2023

Breaking Barriers – Dr. Lydia Guerra makes history as first female Lieutenant Colonel in the Belize Defence Force

In her new role as Lieutenant Colonel, Dr. Guerra will serve as the Force Medical Officer particularly as she has an impressive list of achievements in [...]
December 26, 2023

International News: U.S. makes retaliatory airstrikes against Iran-backed militia after servicemen injured

The Associated Press (AP) says U.S. President Joe Biden ordered the Pentagon and his top national security aides to prepare response options to the attack on [...]
December 11, 2023

Traffickers elude Police, BDF after burned aircraft found near Corazon Creek

“Over the weekend, on Friday night to be exact, there was a track that came out of South America and upon entering our airspace in the [...]
November 27, 2023

Belize Defence Force soldier arrested for robbery

Alexander Reynolds is accused of robbing truck driver Jorge Mencias on November 22 on the George Price Highway and stealing money. Police investigated and found enough [...]
November 17, 2023

BREAKING: Police detain Belize Defence Force soldier convicted in M4 rifle loss incident who tricked fellows to escape

The resident of Unity Street in Belize City was picked up by the Police Quick Response Team from Precinct 2 based out of Mahogany Street earlier [...]