December 3, 2021
road traffic accident

Man allegedly responsible for hit and run traffic incident on Southern Highway facing several charges

On Thursday, police formally arrested and charged 36-year-old Independence Village resident Carl Thomas Thompson with Manslaughter by Negligence, Causing Death by Careless Conduct, Driving without due [...]
December 2, 2021

Whitefield Fisher Jr. committed to stand trial for murder of Andrew Flowers

Fisher appeared, unrepresented, before Senior Magistrate Tricia Pitts-Anderson for his preliminary inquiry on a single charge of murder.
December 2, 2021

Man changes his not guilty plea on drug trafficking charge to guilty

Police conducted a routine stop of a passenger bus back in February 2020 and found 550 grams of marijuana and an unlicensed firearm in a bag [...]
December 2, 2021

Businessman tells court he forgives police officers who extorted $200 from him; drops case and ‘leaves it in God’s hands’

Renan Dicans appeared in the Belize City Magistrate's Court on Wednesday to drop the case against 43-year-old Police Corporal, Robert Sambula, and 34-year-old, Police Constable Anne [...]
December 1, 2021

Police Corporal allegedly involved in Pine Ridge drug plane landing identified and charged

Yesterday, Police Corporal Eric Young was one of six men brought to the San Ignacio Magistrate's Court charged with conspiracy to land a drug plane in [...]
November 30, 2021

Man steals his mother’s car, ends up remanded to prison

Al Andrew Smith, appeared in the Belize City Magistrate's Court on Monday where he was read a single charge of taking a conveyance without authority, in [...]
November 29, 2021

Man released on peace bond for assault on baby-mom/co-worker during jealous alcohol-infused confrontation

Nineteen-year-old Manuel Ramos appeared unrepresented in the Belize City Magistrate's Court this morning and immediately pleaded guilty to assault. His plea came with the explanation that [...]
November 29, 2021

‘Special Prosecutor’ to be hired for drug plane cases; Commissioner of Police calls out defense attorneys including ‘Dickie’ Bradley

Commissioner of Police Chester Williams told reporters today that his first choice would have been veteran defense attorney Richard “Dickie” Bradley, who has acted in the [...]