Chiquibul Outpost opens

Today 10 months after the senseless killing of Special Constable Danny Conorquie, presumably at the hands of Guatemalan’s, the Ministry of National Security is beefing up security at the Caracol Archaeological site by opening a Conservation post (CP) right near the site...

Sanctions For Myles For Bulldozing Uxbenca

At a handing over ceremony today, Dr. John Morris, Director of the Institute of Archaeology, said the institute was in constant dialogue and negotiations with the village of Santa Cruz since a large percentage of the village actually sits on the 5 square kilometres of the...

Sarstoon Forward Operating Base

There has recently been a lot of controversy surrounding the long overdue Forward Operating Base (FOB) at the Sarstoon Island which was proposed since the PUP days. In May earlier this year the Belize Coast Guard travelled to the Sarstoon Island, Belize’s Southern most...

Changes to the Police Formations and Police Strategy

The Ministry of National Security recently held a meeting with senior members of the police department including the Minister, the acting Commissioner of Police and the three Commanders of the Eastern Division which was recently divided into the Eastern North, the Eastern Rural...

PUP members meet to draft petition for restructure?

Reports are that a number of prominent PUP representatives met at Cahal Pech in San Ignacio today purportedly to review the state of the party. Within the last months , the PUP has lost two bi-elections and the majority of municipalities in municipal elections. The campaign...

Road Safety Project launches two week training course

The Road Safety Project in collaboration with the Ministry of Health launched  a two week training today in Belmopan. The training is titled “Basic Life Support training and Medical First Response Programme.” Official Opening ceremonies were held at the Ministry of Works...

21 year old charged for brutal murder of elderly man

Belmopan police have made an arrest in one of its murder cases. On July 16th, the body of 61-year-old Osmar Ramos, Naturalized Belizean of Paraiso area, was discovered in an advanced state of decomposition in a shallow grave several miles outside the Mennonite community of...

One Click Store robbed in Belize City

One Click store was robbed in Belize City yesterday morning. According to police reports, sometime around 11:45 a.m. yesterday, police responded to a robbery at the corner of Hopkins and 1st Streets in the King’s Park area, Belize City where 49-year-old. Sonia Balani, reported...

Drugs found on San Ignacio resident and in his home

Jovanni Polanco in San Ignacio was arrested and charged for drug possession yesterday, Thursday 23rd July. According to  San Ignacio Police, they  were on mobile patrol and  made checks at the Victor Galvez Stadium on Benque Road. That is where they saw  Polanco sitting on a ...

16 year old Corozal girl missing.

A 16 year old girl from the Corozal district has been reported missing. Yesterday, July 23,  Silveria Carrillo of San Andres Village, reported that on Wednesday July 22 .at about 4:00 p.m., her 16-year-old granddaughter Jazaree Mayte Carrillo, who lives with her,  arrived home...

Drugs, and ammunition discoveries during police searches

The war on drug appears to be never ending but police continue to conduct searches and confiscate drugs they may find from time to time. On June 23, police conducted a search in August Pine Ridge Village, Orange Walk District at the residence of 49-year-old Gregorio Chi where...