BRICENO TALKS GUATEMALANS GAINING BELIZEAN CITIZENSHIP

Guatemala’s dispute to Belizean territorial integrity automatically puts them under Section 29.3 of the Belize Constitution which sates, “No person shall be entitled…to be a citizen of Belize or be granted citizenship of Belize if such person shows any allegiance to or is a...

BRICENO CALLS ON P.M. TO DECREASE TAX ON FUEL

The People’s United Party Leader Johnny Briceno is calling on the Government of Belize to immediately decrease taxes on fuel. Briceno held a press conference in Belize City this afternoon where he addressed several national issues. He began the conference by speaking on the...

SPOONAZ CAFÉ ROBBED

There have been increasing reports of robberies across the country. The latest victim is 63 year old Jeremy Alexander Spooner, owner of SPOONAZ Café on North Front Street Belize City. Spooner told Police that three around 10:50 p.m., while closing his business establishment he...

ADDED FORCE IS NOT THE SOLUTION TO CRIME SAY BRICENO

Switching over to crime, recent statistic show that since the beginning of the year 79 people have been murdered. Of recently, there is also an increase in robberies, including last week’s brazen daylight robberies on Albert Street in Belize City. And, while the Government of...

BELIZE RED CROSS SENDING AID TO GUATEMALA

Hundreds of Belizean citizens took to social media over the past 3 days to show support and solidarity to Guatemala’s Volcano Eruption victims. Reports are that over 60 people perished, while more than 3,000 people have been left homeless since Sunday. The Belize Red Cross is one...

13 YEAR OLD GUN SLINGER SHOT BY COPS

A 13 year old Belize City Minor was shot by a Police Officer over the weekend, after the minor reportedly pointed a loaded firearm at officers. According to reports, officers were tipped off about a male person in possession of a firearm near the intersection of Racoon and...

BELIZE SMART HURRICANE WINS SECOND CHAMPIONSHIP

The Smart Belize Hurricanes has captured their 2nd championship in three years over the DigiCell Belize City Defenders with a score of 78 – 66. Devin Daly let his team with 35 points and took home his second finals MVP. We couldn’t have a word with Daly, but did have words...

Belize City Librarian Robbed

A Librarian was robbed of his Cuban links chain and Gucci wallet. Reports are that a lone gunman walked into the Lake Independence Library in Belize City about 10:30 am yesterday morning and demanded that 38 year old Bernard Louis Timmon hand over his personal belongings. As a...

Discovered Guns and ammunition

Police discovered more guns and ammunition this morning. A police search this morning on Perwinkle Street Belize City led to the discovery of a bag that contained fifteen 9mm live rounds of  ammunition. Another search was done this morning in the 8 miles community for illegal...

Orbin Garido Murder Update

Last night we told you that thirty year old Orbin Garido was shot and killed sometime around 8:30 p.m. inside his Belize City home on Tuesday night. According to police, they found Garbido motionless inside the bathroom of his house with an apparent gunshot wound to his chest....

Robberies on Albert street

There were two robberies reported in Belize City this afternoon, both on Albert Street. According to reports, Hofius Store was robbed today by two male persons, one of whom was armed with a chrome 38 pistol. The armed person pointed the pistol towards the cashier while the other...

NEW POLICE BOOTH INSTALLED IN ‘REGION ONE’ BELIZE CITY

Work continues in Belize City to create a more suitable working environment for Police Officers in Region One. With the Hurricane Season upon us, a new police booth was installed for officers working in the Orange Street, Taylor’s Alley Area. The installation of the new booth was...

Belize Drug Problem?

Belize continues to get the lowest rating in its efforts to combat drugs even though it is getting support, training  and financing from the US Government. In the newly released International Narcotics Control Strategy Report prepared by the Department of State for a Presidential...