Gangs

  • Interventions Go Beyond Meetings, Says Chester Williams

    Yesterday we told you of the regional report that was released earlier this week from the InterAmerican Development Bank that endorses interventions as part of an anti-crime strategy.  Assistant Commissioner of...

  • Belize Is Ahead On Interventions with Gangs

    The outcome of a study by the Inter-American Development Bank has strongly recommended the use of interventions as part of anti-crime efforts being undertaken by various Caribbean countries.  The intervention method...

  • 2 Murders + 1 Shooting: Is the Gang Truce Falling Apart?

    Over the last six days there have been two murders and another shooting incident in the Jane Usher Boulevard Area. This comes after numerous meetings among the police, gang factions and...

  • Easter Peace May Be Attributed to Gang Truce

    The Easter weekend was rather peaceful as it relates to gunfire and gang related crimes. The Belize police department ensured that crime was kept at a low, increasing their presence throughout...

  • Chester Says There Is No Dining with the Gangs

    There was much talk about a dinner having been held with the police and gang leaders as a sort of treat for the gang leaders for having upheld their end of...

  • Don’t Go ACP Chester Williams

    In a few months Assistant Commissioner of Police Chester Williams is expected to take up his post as the Head of the Professional Standards Branch in Belmopan. ACP Williams is currently...

  • Gang Members March for Peace

    A peace march focused on bringing gang members together to reduce the level of gang related crimes in Belize City was held today. Hipolito Novelo reports.

  • Belize Placed on Alert for Possible Presence of MS13 Gang Fugitives

    Whether or not the ten Salvadoran fugitives have plans to enter Belize is yet to be determined but police authorities are taking no chances and have issued a warning to the...

  • Making it Safe in the Eastern Parts

    Five murders have been committed within three days of the start of the New Year. All of them are a result of gun violence and all have been committed in Belize...

  • The Gunman’s Bullet with No Name

    One common sentiment that has been noted on social media or heard on the streets over the last few days is one regarding the state of mind of the gunmen and...

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