Teenager allegedly shot by cop

There are also other allegations in the south against police. According to reports, a Dangriga teenager is alleging that a police officer fired three shots at him; one of which grazed him. Police said they have no official report on this incident. Joseph Myvette, Head of...

GOB and police to pay ten thousand for arresting 14 year old

20 Year old Brhea Bowen, yesterday, became the second private citizen to successfully sue the Government and the Police Department over the Fire Arms Amendment Act of 2010. Bowen left the court room with a sense of satisfaction after the Barrow Administration was ordered  by the...

ISRAELI COMMUNITY POLICE TRAINING COMES TO AN END

There has been controversy surrounding the Israeli Community Policing Training in Belmopan. The training was launched two weeks ago, while a small number of protestors stood outside the gates of the Police Training Academy. Amidst the protest and resistance, the Community...

Belmopan Police officer served with NIP in Fatal RTA in PG

On Tuesday we told you that a 69 year old Punta Gorda man was knocked down and killed by a Belmopan Police Corporal driving a F150 Police Mobile.  Information was still scanty at the time as it relates to the destination of the Police Mobile and what led to the officers knocking...

Land dispute in Lemonal between police families

There is a land dispute issue brewing in the village of Lemonal between two family members. The dispute is between ex-police Corporal Tony Anthony and the Commissioner of Police’s Wife, Sharon Whylie.  The dispute is over a one point two acre of land that Anthony claims he has...

Anti Drug Operations yield drug and ammunition discoveries

On June 14th,  Police conducted an Anti- Drug Operation in Camalote village. They searched an abandoned lot on an unknown street which lead to the discovery of a plastic bag containing 927 grams of cannabis. No one was in the immediate area at thee time of the discovery and so it...

POLICE COSTABLE KILLS PG MAN IN RTA

A 69 year old Punta Gorda man was knocked down and killed by a Belmopan Police Corporal driving a F150 Police Mobile. Reports are that 69 year old Selvin Bahadur was walking around mile 5 1/2 on the San Antonio Road early this morning when he was knocked down by 40 year old...

BUSINESS MAN MISSING, POLICE FOLLOWING LEADS

A 43 your old  Business man went missing while heading to his farm yesterday. According to reports, the family has since received a phone call that police are using in their investigation. Inspector Myvetter tells us more. ASP Joseph Myvett, National Crimes Investigations Branch:...

POLICE OFFICERS AND CIVILIAN DISPUTE?

There was an accident in Independence Village involving an Orange Wingle pick up truck and a Police mobile. According to eyewitnesses, the passengers of the Orange Wingle were socializing with the officers at a bar when they got into an altercation. The officers left the bar and...

CHESTER RESPONDS TO POLICE COVER UP ALLEGATIONS

One of the top stories that made the news earlier this week had to do with a 13 year old minor who was shot by Police officers over the weekend for pointing a gun at the officers. In an Interview with Chanel 7 earlier this week, a parent of the 13 year old minor insisted that the...

POLICE CHARGED WITH AGGRAVATED ASSAULT

Last week, we reported to you that a conflict ensued between two San Ignacio Police Constables in front of the San Ignacio Police Station. Reports were that PC Leonard Benjamin pulled his assigned 9 millimeter pistol on PC Obed Arzu during a personal dispute. Today police...

NCFC CONDEMS POLICE DEPARTMENT; CHESTER WILLIAMS RESPONDS

The National Committee for Families and Children issued a press release condemning the recent arrest of the 13 year old minor who was shot by police and later charged for allegedly being in possession of a firearm. Officers say that they shot the minor because he pointed a...

MAYOR WAGNER CALLS FOR MORE POLICE PARTNERSHIP WITH CITCO

Business owners in Down Town Belize City were left with great concerns after a string of robberies plaqued the Bussiness community over the past week. On Wednesday we reported that the Police Department held a meet and greet on Albert Street to address those concerns with...

POLICE SEEKS TO BUILD SECURITY CONFIDENCE ON ALBERT ST.

Earlier in our news cast we reported that there has been increasing reports of robberies on Albert Street. In an effort to build the security confidence of Business owners on Albert Street the Belize Police Department hosted a meet at greet today with Businesses located in the...

REGION ONE OFFICERS GRADUATION

Yesterday, 20 officers from Eastern Division Region One graduated from a four week course in Effective Writing and Speaking for Modern Day Policing. According to Eastern Division Region One Commander Howell Gillet, the training is the brain child of a meeting held between the...