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 [...]
December 12, 2023

Sarteneja fisherman busted with 5 grams of crack fined $500

Sananselmo “Chiki” Torres appeared in court unrepresented on Wednesday and pleaded guilty to a charge of possession of a controlled drug. He was fined $500 plus [...]
December 12, 2023

Man fined $100 for threatening to kill another man

Edward Saldano, 24, appeared in court unrepresented on Wednesday and pleaded guilty to a count of using threatening words.
December 12, 2023

Man pleads guilty to stoning woman in her head with Belikin pint, fined $500

Dellon Aymon Flores, 28, appeared in court unrepresented charged with a single count of wounding.  He pleaded guilty and was fined $500 plus $5 cost of [...]