May 8, 2023

Maskall resident pleads guilty to assaulting his common-law-wife but changes plea after facts are read to him in court

The accused, 36-year-old Jeremiah Rivera, initially pleaded guilty to a single count of aggravated assault in the Belize City Magistrate’s Court, however, when the facts of [...]
May 7, 2023

Man who jumped from police truck pleads guilty to escape, says he wants to do better for his son

Foster appeared unrepresented in the Belize City Magistrate’s Court, charged for leaping from a moving police mobile patrol pickup while approaching the Belize Central Prison in [...]
May 5, 2023

Man remanded to prison until next month for threatening a woman with a gun

Twenty-year-old Giovanni Thomas Lambey appeared in the Belize City Magistrate’s Court charged with a single count of aggravated assault with a firearm against the 31-year-old alleged [...]
May 4, 2023

High Court grants bail to Tehje Vaughan, accused in shooting of co-worker Charles Canton

Justice Nigel Pilgrim set bail at $10,000 or two sureties of $5,000 subject to conditions.
May 3, 2023

Man who shot and killed PC Osborne Martinez convicted of murder

On Tuesday, Rayford Mejía, one of three accused charged in connection with the incident, appeared in the High Court of Belize where Justice Ricardo O’neil Sandcroft [...]
May 3, 2023

Anthony Carballo Jr charged for murder of Sylvain Swift

Charged with murder is Anthony Carballo Jr, 29, who is reportedly out on bail on another murder charge.
May 3, 2023

Judge says he was not convinced that Everal Martinez murdered 17-month-old Alyssa Nunez, Martinez acquitted

Martinez appeared in court on Tuesday, represented by attorney Oscar Selgado, for the verdict which was handed down by Justice Ricardo O'Neil Sandcroft.
May 3, 2023

Charles Canton shooting: Tehje Vaughan denied bail in first instance on manslaughter by negligence charge

Vaughan is accused of negligently but not intentionally, causing the death of co-worker Charles Canton, 27, on Friday, April 28, by shooting him from the back [...]