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2 shot; 1 dead

BELIZE CITY–Two men who were making their way towards downtown Belize City shortly after 8:00 this past Friday night were met with a hail of bullets which cost one of them his life, while the other [...]

Moya Street resident gunned down

BELIZE CITY–Lincoln Sabido, 30, of Moya Street in the Lake Independence area, was shot to death around 10:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 4, while sitting on the verandah of a house on Flamboyant Street, by unknown [...]

4 weekend shootings leave 2 injured

BELIZE CITY–Although no murders were recorded in the Belize District over the weekend, which would be considered welcomed news for many residents, especially city dwellers, there were at least four shootings which have left two individuals [...]

Lead, lead, and more lead …

BELIZE CITY–An orgy of gun violence seemed to have gripped the city after the murder of Cyril McFoy Robinson, 56, the father of a known gang affiliate, which occurred just a few minutes after 2:00 p.m. [...]

Dominoes player shot dead on Euphrates

BELIZE CITY–A man was shot dead and another was injured on Wednesday afternoon at about 2:45 when a gunman entered a yard at a house at the corner of Euphrates Avenue and Dean Street and opened [...]

A historical look at Belize City’s homicide rate

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MCC Grounds should be ready for year’s end: NSC

BELIZE CITY–The MCC Grounds, which over the years has been the primary sporting venue for Belize City residents, football fans in particular, has been closed since this past June pending renovation works that were initially scheduled [...]

Another grenade found – rusty, but still deadly!

BELIZE CITY– An American-made grenade, identified as an M62, was found, along with a .38 Special Revolver, in a black plastic bag at about 10:00 a.m. yesterday, shortly before the 10th September Parade commenced. The grenade [...]

Security officer fatally shot on Sibun Street

 BELIZE CITY–Today saw another slaying in the pitiless streets of Belize City, and the circumstances continue to puzzle the victim’s family, since the young security guard, who was on the way to his workplace, was not [...]

Chryslin Gladden’s accused murderers return to court

BELIZE CITY–Clement Bol, 23, the man who is accused of the gruesome August 2 murder of Chryslin Gladden, 16, a recent graduate and honor student of Wesley College, returned to court today, along with a 17-year-old [...]