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PUP Leader says Address Root Causes of Crime

Since Wednesday night was a murderous night in Belize City, with three dead and 4 others injured from gunfire, the old Capital has been tense with the ongoing gang wars in the city...

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Bz Police

Suspect Detained for Rape in Corozal District

A woman was raped in the Corozal district.

A 23 year old Belizean Sales clerk of Corozal district reported that about 7:30pm on Wednesday September 17, she arrived at Carias Bar in Concepcion Village to have some drinks, where she met a male friend from her village...

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Catholic Bishop gets injunction to stop concert at one of its schools

Lewd, rude, crude, and demonic are just some of the words used to describe Jamaican artist Alkaline. But someone decided Alkaline would make a great artist to bring into Belize to entertain the country’s most vulnerable and impressionable.

A concert featuring the young man, who has tattooed the wh...

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Kim Passport in Police Hands

It was announced on September 11th that the Won Hong Kim Passport, key material evidence, according to attorney for the prosecution Kareem Musa, arrived in Belize with the Minister of Immigration Godwin Hulse.

Elvin Penner was freed of all charges on July 24th earlier this year, due to a lack of evi...

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Remembering George Cadle Price

Three years ago , National Hero and, “Father of the Nation” Right Honorable George Price,  died at 92 after failing to recover from a fall at home.

On Friday he was fondly remembered by those who knew him best and loved him most – members and supporters of the People’s United Party (PUP), who...

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National Service Day Observed

It is not a public and bank holiday, but in the honor and spirit of the late Right Honorable George Price,  September 19 is marked each year as National Service Day...

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Outgoing Mayor Looks To The Future

As we reported earlier this week,  Mayor of Belmopan, Simeon Lopez, was on Wednesday morning’s Rise and Shine show,  where he discussed various issues pertaining to Belmopan and to his three terms in office.

In that same interview, the Mayor also shared with us what he would like to see come to ...

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Senator Godwin Hulse Concedes Senate is a “Rubber Stamp” for Money Bills

It is common knowledge that the Senate has been described time and time again as a “rubber-stamp” with no power or teeth.   In an interview with Senator Godwin Hulse on Friday, he conceded that the Senate lives up to that description specifically as it pertains to money bills.

Senator Godwin...

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Thief Dies During Store Robbery in Orange Walk Town

Shots rang out in the vicinity of the Northern Regional Hospital, in Otro Benque Road, Orange Walk Town.

Reports are that minutes before 3:30 Friday evening, the proprietor of, Hung Yun Store, a Chinese shop situated in front of the Hospital, took out his licensed firearm and shot in the direction o...

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RCPS

Police Seek Stepfather after accusation of Carnal Knowledge

A 14-year-old student of Roaring Creek Village, Cayo District reported that between the 13th and 23rd August, of this year her stepfather touched her inappropriately, and the following month he had sexual intercourse with her.

A medical examination was conducted on the minor, where it was certified ...

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OWT

Man Dies After Hit and Run

A hit and run accident has been reported in Orange Walk.

The incident happened on Thursday, September 19, on the San Lorenzo Road.

According to police, the dead body of an unidentified man was found off the road in a cane field...

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Belmopan Police Recover Items From Burglary

The Belmopan Police Department is asking the Public’s assistance in identifying the following items:  5 golden necklace, 1 silver necklace, one gold in colour women’s wrist watch, 4 golden clip-on bracelets, 1 silver clip-on bracelet, 4 golden women’s bracelets, and 17 golden rings.

Police ma...

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Teachers and Children March in Belmopan

On Friday, over two hundred teachers, parents and their children got into the spirit of the September celebrations as they marched half way around the Ring Road in Belmopan...

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Winners of Patriotic Video Competition Announced

For the last month, Belizeans had the opportunity to demonstrate their love of country through a social media video competition, organized by the National Institute of Culture and History (NICH) and the Belize Tourism Board (BTB)...

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A violent night in Belize City; seven shot and two dead

Wednesday afternoon’s murder of 56 year old Cyril McFoy Robinson would not, in ordinary circumstances, inspire retaliation. But when you are the father of a key member of a criminal gang which inspires fear in many hearts, then Belize City residents could expect to fear the worst.

In the span of a ...

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