March 26, 2023

Freetown Sibun farmer remanded to prison for unlicensed shotgun that he claims he uses for work

Thirty-two-year-old Ivan Amaya appeared in the Belize City Magistrate's Court on Friday charged with one count of kept unlicensed firearm and one count kept unlicensed ammunition [...]
March 26, 2023

Homeless man fined over $200 for pipe used to smoke crack

Thirty-nine-year-old Kenrick Hendricks appeared unrepresented in court on Friday charged with a single count of possession of a pipe, to which he immediately pleaded guilty.
March 24, 2023

SOS lawsuits begin; Former employees take security company to court over unpaid wages

However, the case was adjourned as quickly as it began after Garcia's attorney, Orson Elrington, sent a letter to the Magistrate informing that he could not [...]
March 22, 2023

17-month-old Alyssa Nunez was sexually and physically abused, doctors testify; Everal Martinez says he didn’t do it

Martinez's trial-without-jury began on Monday, March 20, during which the prosecution called a number of witnesses including the child's mother, biological father, grandmother, and the first [...]
March 21, 2023

Man charged for damaging woman’s phone alleges she stole money from himĀ 

Francis appeared unrepresented in the Belize City Magistrate's Court answering to one count of common assault and one count of damage to property.
March 21, 2023

Asian business owner charged for operating gaming house without a license

Today, 37-year-old Yab Jun Cao, owner of MJ's Night Club, and 35-year-old Yan Feng Luo, were charged with a single count of using premises as a [...]
March 21, 2023

Manuel Ramos, charged for traffic accident that killed Joshua Martinez, granted bail

Ramos appeared before Senior Magistrate Baja Shoman where he was read a total of five charges: one count of manslaughter by negligence for the death of [...]
March 21, 2023

Charles Herbert arraigned on attempted murder charge for allegedly stabbing his brother last year

Herbert appeared in the Belize City Magistrate's Court before Acting Chief Magistrate Tricia Pitts-Anderson, where he was charged with one count of attempted murder, one count [...]