19 Year old Dies in Traffic Accident

One person is dead as a result of a traffic accident in Orange Walk District.  The accident happened on Sunday at Camp one Shipyard, Village in Orange Walk District and involved a white van. According to Police reports, twenty five year old Belizean Alvin Reneau was driving the...

Another fatal accident; cyclist knocked down

There was another fatal traffic accident; this one in Corozal. It happened between miles 82 and 83 on the Phillip Goldson Highway where a man riding a bicycle was knocked down and killed. The victim is 26 year old Justavo Patt, a resident of Ranchito Village. According to police...

Gas Tomza robbed in Belmopan

There was a robbery at Gas Tomza Depot in the Maya Mopan Area of Belmopan last night. A 22 year old man was at work at the gas depot sometime around 9:30 p.m. when he was held up at knife point by 2 persons.  According to reports, the man was as about to close up the office when...

Fake Immigration Officer gets 19 years in prison

Mark Rosales was found guilty today of 19 counts of  obtaining property by deception and will serve 19 years in prison.  According to reports,  A Salvadoran national and resident of Belmopan, 45 year old Alberto Lopez,  reported that in the month of August while in Orange walk...

Guatemalan found in Belizean Territory

Another Guatemalan has been found in Belizean territory. On Thursday 22nd, 28 year old Guatemalan national Elfido Francisco Cano was detained in the Chiquibul National Park by Belize Defense force and Special Patrol Unit of the Police Department. According to Police, while still...

12 year old boy missing

A 12 year old boy has been reported missing. Gloria Jimenez of San Ignacio Town, reported that on  February 22nd, while at Human Services office on Second Street with her grandson, 12 year old Dennis Jimenez, he  ran out of the office and she has  not seen or  heard from him...

Operations in Belmopan yield gun, weed, and drug trafficking arrest

Special Branch officers assigned to the Belmopan police conducted a search in a bushy area on the outskirts of Armenia village this morning. The search led to the discovery of a .38 revolver in a black plastic bag. No one was in the area at the time and the firearm has been...

Excessive Rainfalls Impacting Agriculture and Food Production

Excessive rainfalls have been impacting Agriculture and Food Production. According to  a Government issued press release,  the unseasonal rains during the months of January and February have particularly affected grains, fruits, root crops, and vegetables.  The Ministry of...