School children abducted – police seek Caucasian man

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Jan. 29, 2015–A report to the media late this evening that four students of Queen’s Square Anglican Primary School, three girls and a boy, had been abducted from in front of the school [...]

White American pedophile on the loose in the north

COROZAL, Wed. Jan. 28, 2015–Residents in northern Belize are currently on high alert since last week when word spread that recently, the occupant of a white Toyota Prado, described as a white man speaking with an [...]

Cop and accomplices busted with BZ$448,000 worth of cocaine

DANGRIGA, Thurs. Jan. 29, 2015–Corporal Martin Mas, of Belmopan police, was busted with 2,800 grams of cocaine, valued at approximately $448,000. Mas, 37, of Belmopan, was along with three other men — Pedro Sho, 27, of [...]

GOB can’t wiretap yet: Col. Lovell

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Jan. 29, 2015–The Interception of Communication Act was introduced on Belize’s law books in 2010 and while it sets out a legal framework within which the Government of Belize can engage in wiretapping—and [...]

2,680 bullets stolen from BDF compound!

PRICE BARRACKS, Fri. Jan. 23, 2015–Two thousand six hundred and eighty (2,680) live rounds of ammunition, used for M16 and M4 assault rifles, have gone missing from a holding bay at the Belize Defence Force (BDF)’s [...]

Nuri Muhammad booted from LOVE FM!

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Jan. 26, 2015–Veteran LOVE FM talk show host Nuri Muhammad, who was recently at the center of a controversy stemming from an incident in which he was seen as having been politically biased [...]

YaYa’s solitary protest of “piss house” continues

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Jan. 26, 2015–Community activist YaYa Marin Coleman’s message today, as she continued her solitary protest, was a question, handwritten on an off-pink Bristol board, “What is your Piss House story?” She took up [...]

Girl, 15, has left home and refuses to return

COROZAL TOWN, Sun. Jan. 25, 2015–Maud Villanueva, 54, of 4th Street, Corozal Town, is very worried after her daughter, Ana Villanueva, a 15-year-old student of 4th Street, North Corozal Town, who lives with her and who [...]

Murder trial ends in acquittal and hung jury

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Jan 22, 2015–The second trial of two men who had been indicted for a gruesome murder in 2009 ended tonight in the Supreme Court of Justice John “Troadio” Gonzalez, when a jury of [...]

US fugitive arrested in Hopkins

HOPKINS, Stann Creek District, Thurs. Jan. 22, 2015–United States fugitive Robert Andrew Ragin, 54, who is wanted by the US Justice Department to answer charges on 12 counts of promoting sexual performance by child minors, was [...]