Crime & Police News

Cops remove crack from off the streets

No arrests have been made but authorities in the Orange Walk District this evening have discovered
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Father of four found dead a stone’s throw away from

Police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found this morning in
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BSCFA to hold emergency meeting tomorrow

While that two years is too long for the Prime Minister, the members of the
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Thousands of Coca Plants Destroyed Down South

Three fields of coca plantations found in the South of Belize have been destroyed by
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BDF Suspects Soldier Was Accidentally Shot By Fellow Soldiers

Investigators continue on their quest to determine what happened that Saturday afternoon on November 26
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Three Persons Injured in Shooting

Police are still investigating a shooting incident that occurred on Thursday afternoon in Belize City.
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Hopkins Teenager Stabbed Over A Spilled Drink

A teen from Hopkins Village was stabbed in Dangriga Town on Saturday morning. Around 1:30,
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Thousands of Dollars’ Worth of Equipment Stolen from Construction Company

The public is being advised to be on the lookout for stolen construction supplies. According
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Belize City Man Gets Shot in the Wee Hours of

Antelope Street resident, Rodney O’Brian, was shot yesterday morning in Belize City. According to police,
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Dangriga man shot during argument

 A construction worker was shot yesterday evening during an argument in the Culture Capital. 28-year-old
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Belize City shooting leaves three persons hospitalized

A shooting incident just before 2 o’clock afternoon in Belize City left three persons hospitalized.
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Violent Crimes in Belize Decline in Comparison to other Caribbean

Violent crimes in Belize are down compared to other Caribbean countries. Commissioner of Police, Chester
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Youth From Rival Communities Cause Trouble in Schools

While violent crimes are down in Belize, it is still prevalent in the region. And,
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Commissioner of Police Attends Regional Police Conference

Commissioner of Police, Chester Williams, recently attended the ACCP Intercessional Conference in Miami, Florida where
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Thieves target ATM at school in the north

Thieves made off with over one hundred thousand dollars from an ATM that was installed
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Police seeks the public’s assistance in the murder of Byron

Police continue to probe into the Saturday night murder of 27-year-old Byron Herrera. The Orange
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Stann Creek man dies whiling receiving treatment for gunshot injuries

And in Dangriga Town, a construction worker lost his life while receiving treatment for gunshot
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Still no arrest in the murder of Cleon Smith and

It’s been a week since twenty-six-year-old Cleon Smith and thirty-year-old Kendale Ramirez were gunned down
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ComPol Williams cleared of any fault in weekend fender bender

The Commissioner of Police Chester Williams was involved in a fender bender over the weekend
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Police, the Anglican and Methodist Churches give back for the

Five families in the Belmopan area received much-needed assistance for the holiday season. The Police
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Orange Walk resident gunned down

Who killed Byron Herrera? That’s a question that remains unanswered after the 27-year-old Orange Walk
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Belize City man escapes shooting attempt in front of two

Tonight, a Belize City man is lucky to be alive after the shooter’s gun malfunctioned.
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Student dies in road traffic incident down south

Over the weekend, a student from the south lost her life in a road traffic
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Man beaten and kidnapped in weekend home invasion in San

An elderly man from La Isla Bonita is the latest victim of an aggravated burglary
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US national robbed at gunpoint in Belize City

Two American nationals were robbed at gunpoint over the weekend on Baymen Avenue in Belize
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Eight year old US national injured while horseback riding in

Tonight, an eight-year-old boy, who was clinging to life in Belize, is back at home after
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Someone Is Yet to Be Charged for Fatal Ranchito RTA

Two months have passed since a major road traffic incident occurred on the Philip Goldson
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San Jose Succotz Villager Claims Police is Harassing His Family

San Jose Succotz Village resident, Miguel Lopez, held a one-man demonstration outside the Ministry of
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Minister of Police is hopeful that this year’s murder rate

The Minister of Police Kareem Musa is hopeful that the number of murders will not
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Minister Musa says the public’s criticisms are welcomed

The Minister of Police wants the public to provide their recommendations on how to improve
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Christmas crime will be controlled says Police Boss

The Belize Police Department has placed more boots on the ground in Belize City to
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Minister Musa says the police are monitoring the movements of

The Belize Police Department is closely monitoring the movement of criminal elements in Central America.
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US Fugitive Detained in Belize

Yesterday, police in Caye Caulker captured a man wanted by authorities in the United States
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Delivery Truck Driver Robbed

A delivery truck driver was robbed at gunpoint of over twenty-five thousand dollars in cash
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Prominent Belizean cyclist injured in freak accident

Well-known Belizean cyclist Marlon Castillo lost his right hand in a freak accident yesterday morning.
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Two men slain in the city; investigators believe they were

Over the weekend, two men were killed in Belize City and the family of one
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Will Gang Members from Honduras Flee to Belize?

Authorities here in Belize are monitoring developments in Honduras. The Central American country has declared
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Fire guts the scene of last month’s triple murder in

A fire in rural Belize gutted the house where three men were gunned down last
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The BPD wants you to decide how they can improve

The Belize Police Department wants to improve its image and is asking you to provide
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Immigration Officer involved in early morning road mishap in Belize

36-year-old Aminda Baizar escaped major injuries this morning in a road mishap in the Belize
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Elderly woman shot while at home in rural Belize

A construction worker from Ladyville Village has been charged with shooting an elderly woman over
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GOB Continues to Strengthen Citizen Security through InfoSegura Project

Belize continues on its path of strengthening its crime-fighting framework and justice data platforms. The
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Two persons found guilty in the 2014 murder of Chryslin

 Tonight, the family of 16-year-old Chryslin Gladden has received justice for her brutal 2014 murder.
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Lord’s Bank resident shot while on the job in Belize

A man employed by the Leadership Intervention Unit was injured in a shooting incident this
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ComPol says burglaries are on the rise; homeowners need to

The Police Department has conceded that there is a scourge of break-ins across the country.
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Police continue to improve capabilities to address cybercrime

Online crimes in Belize remain a significant challenge for both the society and law enforcement
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Missing man found dead; his former employee charged with his

Tonight, the family of 66-year-old Owen Tucker has received closure but in one of the
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Father of one slain in the Old Capital; police detain

A man was murdered in Belize City over the weekend. The victim is 25-year-old Jerome
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Police say they will follow the science in Elvis Polanco’s

Investigations continue into the murder of businessman, Elvis Polanco. He was gunned down on Saturday,
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Man killed in weekend road incident in Belize District

A man has died and a second is being treated following a road traffic incident
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Men Charged for the murder of Richard Foster Acquitted

The men who were charged for the murder of 74-year-old Richard Foster have been acquitted.
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Man Left Unconscious Following Beating

A man was rushed to the Northern Regional Hospital this morning following an incident in
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Man charged with sex crime against teenage girl

34-year-old Thomas Arne Harris has been charged with 13 counts of unlawful sexual intercourse by
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Belizean accountant killed in Honduras

A Belizean was gunned down last week in neighbouring Puerto Cortez, Honduras.  Arturo Magana, a
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Lord’s Bank man charged with gun-related offences

26-year-old construction worker, Joel Benito Choco was charged with gun-related offences yesterday in the Belize
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Police Conduct Community Meet and Greet in Sandhill Village

The Belize Police Department continues searching for answers surrounding the brutal murder of three men
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Businessman robbed and killed, a cop and ex-cop are the

Over the weekend, a businessman was gunned down in San Pedro Town. A police officer
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Will business owners now feel safe hiring off duty cops?

Polanco’s murder has brought into question whether business owners should feel safe hiring off-duty cops
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No More Mediocrity in the Police Force

Love News also spoke with the Minister of Home Affairs, Kareem Musa, today who stated
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One Man Charged for the Murder of PC Lorray Arzu

Police have formally arrested and charged Raheem O’Neal Vernon for the murder of Police Constable,
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No Suspect for the Sandhill Homicide Determined Yet

Police are still investigating the circumstances surrounding the gruesome triple murder that occurred in Sandhill
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Police Officer in Corozal Accused of Sexual Misconduct

Reports emerging from the Corozal District are that a corporal there is being accused of
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Mother and Children Stabbed in Domestic Abuse

In the Cayo District, a woman was stabbed during a domestic dispute. It happened on
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Police cracking down on rural crimes

The Minister of Home Affairs, Kareem Musa, also chimed in on this case of brutal
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Murder Crimes Looking Low for This Year

And during this morning’s police press briefing, Police COmmissioner Chester Williams was asked about the
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No Incidents during Garifuna Settlement Day

 And the festive holiday went without any incident. No crime was reported at any of
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ComPol Williams visits the families of Thursday night’s murder victims

The Commissioner of Police Chester Williams was on the ground in Sandhill Village this morning
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Two mothers left grieving the loss of their young sons

The cold-blooded killing of 20-year-old Jareem Davis, and 19-year-old Charleston Jenkins has left two mothers
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Police Are Still Trying to Connect an Identity to Skeletal

Police have yet to determine the identity of the skeletal remains that were found out
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ComPol Chester Williams Says Leadership Intervention Unit has Been Effective

The Leadership Intervention Unit – it is one of the crime-fighting weapons that the Belize
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Anti-drug ops in Sugar City result in cocaine found

Police in Orange Walk District conducted a series of anti-drug operations yesterday in the northern
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Police Head South to Strengthen Security at Celebration Events

Police Commissioner Chester Williams also shared that additional police officers have been deployed to the
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ComPol Urges the Public to Be Safe Over the Weekend

Apart from the additional police officers that will be down south to ensure a safe
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Residents Advised to Secure Properties During the Christmas Season

As Christmas Time draws nearer, police are expecting to see an uptick in the crime
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Belize City robbers stopped dead in their tracks

Tonight, three men are behind bars after they were arrested in a dramatic fashion after
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Will John Saldivar face another criminal investigation?

In an exclusive interview with the Commissioner of Police, Chester Williams, our newsroom asked for
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BDF soldier caught on camera cursing the cops slapped with

Twenty-six-year-old Freddy Grijalva, the Belize Defense Force (BDF) soldier who was caught on camera hurling
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ComPol Williams says crooked cops need to go!

Tonight, the Commissioner of Police, Chester Williams, is condemning crooked cops within the force and
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The ComPol wants stiffer penalties for drunk drivers

An alleged drunk driver has been slapped with a slew of charges for killing a
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St. Matthew Villagers concerned over group of alleged robbers

A resident of St. Mathews Village, Cayo says she is concerned over an apparent group
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Father of two killed at home; police seeking three suspects

A father of two was slain last night in Rural Belize and police have detained
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Intruder found dead inside a home in Bella Vista Village

A family in Bella Vista Village received the fright of their lives over the weekend
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Police confirm that Celia Florian was strangled to death

Police have confirmed that 30-year-old Celia Florian was strangled. Florian was reported missing on October
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Minor injured in traffic incident down South

A child was injured in the Toledo District yesterday evening in a road traffic incident.
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Cop clinging to life after falling out of a moving

Tonight, a police officer from the Cayo District is clinging to life after falling out
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Police Comment on Truck Collision in Carmelita Village

Another road traffic incident where several persons received minor injuries is also being settled out
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Thief Targets Chicken Truck

Police are investigating an armed robbery that took place at around 1:30 this afternoon at
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Missing man found alive and well

Tonight, a businessman from Burrell Boom Village is back home with his family after being
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Belize City men charged for armed robbery

Two Belize City have been charged with firearm-related offences after holding up a businessman on
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Police in PG Addresses Residents’ Concerns

The Punta Gorda Police Formation in Toledo held a meeting with expatriates residing in the
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Dangriga Community Members Come together to address crime

And, in the Stann Creek District, the town council along with police officers underwent a
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Curtis August charged for break-in at former ComPol’s house

 22-year-old Curtis Chris August has been arrested and charged by police.  The San Jose Nuevo
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Woman shot in the neck

Police in Belize City are investigating a shooting incident which left one woman injured. The
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Belize Engages in More Talks About Strengthening the Country’s Cybersecurity

Belize commits to being more proactive in safeguarding the country’s cybersecurity. The Minister of State
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Reports of abduction attempts are untrue, says police

The kidnapping attempts were a farce. That’s what the Police Department has determined after investigations
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Break-in at former ComPol’s home; guns recovered

Who broke into former Police Commissioner Allen Whylie’s home? Police tonight say that they have
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Police find guns and ammo on La Isla Bonita

While police are still trying to determine if any charges will come for the false
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