December 15, 2023

Magistrate’s absence pushes triple murder case to New Year

However, due to the Magistrate being on leave, the case was further adjourned to January 26, 2024.
December 15, 2023

Police step up security around convicted murderer David Gonzalez

Nine days after Jessie Mejia and Hildebrandt Codd were left unguarded inside a room at the High Court and managed to escape, allegedly by jumping through [...]
December 15, 2023

Chunox fisherman found illegally fishing within natural monument

Montalvo was accused of being within the waters of the Half Moon Caye Natural Monument, located within Lighthouse Atoll on November 21, where he had been [...]
December 15, 2023

Chunox fisherman is fined almost $10,000 after bust with 199 undersized conchs

Instead, he was busted with nearly 200 undersized conch and now owes nearly $10,000 in court fines.
December 13, 2023

Woman withdraws charge against common-law-husband for damage to property

Elston Arnold, 28, a construction worker was arraigned in the Belize City Magistrate Court on Wednesday on a single charge of damage to property. According to [...]
December 13, 2023

Watchman in 2019 murder of Jose Diaz to be sentenced for his murder in January while alleged shooter walks free from the charge

Haulze appeared in court on Wednesday and Justice Nigel Pilgrim heard a mitigation plea on his behalf. Haulze will be sentenced on January 17, 2024. Haulze [...]
December 13, 2023

Prison CEO called to testify in Collin Francis Jr. competency hearing, charged for 2019 murder of Nestor Vasquez Jr.

Francis Jr., however, has been diagnosed with schizophrenia and appeared in court on Wednesday represented by attorney Bryan Neal before Justice Nigel Pilgrim to resume his [...]
December 12, 2023

Jamaican national deemed prohibited immigrant released on bail pending hearing

Carlos Higgins has been in Belize since November 24, but has seen far less of it than he would like. He was detained at the Philip [...]