February 28, 2023

New study highlights drivers behind suicide in the Americas

Posted: Tuesday, February 28, 2023. 3:23 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: What drives suicide? The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) has been studying the issue and […]
January 27, 2023

Police confirm suicide of Eric Gutierrez in police station despite skepticism

Posted: Friday, January 27, 2023. 2:54 pm CST. Photo Credit: San Pedro Sun By Aaron Humes: This morning, the Police Department announced that its Professional Standards […]
January 23, 2023

Police say Eric Gutierrez’s hanging in San Pedro Town Police Station “difficult to stop”

Posted: Monday, January 23, 2023. 7:55 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: The Police Department does not believe it failed in its “duty of care” to detainee […]
January 22, 2023

Detained San Pedro man found dead by hanging in cell block

Posted: Sunday, January 22, 2023. 9:56 am CST. By Aaron Humes: Police are investigating a report of a man they detained apparently hanging himself in the […]
August 23, 2021

Police confirm domestic violence behind double-murder-suicide in Kings’ Park; clarifies police response

Posted: Monday, August 23, 2021. 10:44 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Even the Police Department, in the end, was apparently unable to protect and save one […]
September 9, 2020

Ministry of Health raises suicide prevention flag

Posted: Wednesday, September 9, 2020. 3:02 pm CST. By BBN Staff: Today, hospitals across the country lifted the suicide prevention flag. September 10 is observed every […]
June 24, 2018

Man found hanging dead while detained in Crooked Tree police station

Posted: Sunday, June 24, 2018. 1:07 pm CST. By BBN Staff:  Crooked Tree resident and career mechanic, Linberg Anthony, affectionately known as ‘Bug Nine’ was reportedly found […]
March 11, 2017

Young’s law firm closes its doors

Posted: Saturday, March 11, 2017. 9:09 am CST. By BBN Staff: Young’s Law Firm has officially closed its office in Belize. Readers will recall that the […]