September 23, 2023

37-year-old Charles Raymond Leslie jailed after being charged for dangerous harm and use of deadly means in verandah shooting

Charles Raymond Leslie, 37, a resident of Fabers Road, Belize City, was arraigned in the Belize City Magistrate's Court on Friday. Leslie is facing two criminal [...]
September 22, 2023

Chervin Tench walked from gun and ammo charges; policeman told court he was not present when gun was found

But the prosecution’s main witness, a police officer, testified in the trial that he was never present when the gun for which Tench was being accused [...]
September 22, 2023

49-year-old Kenroy Cooke released from burglary charge, criticizes inhumane treatment at Belize Central Prison

While the dismissal of charges would have been a cause for celebration, Cooke took the opportunity to share his experiences at the Belize Central Prison. Speaking [...]
September 21, 2023

Stealing and trying to escape twice lands 31-year-old construction worker in prison for six months

The electrical wires, that Gomez was accused of stealing is valued at $80 and belonged to businessman Darrell Usher Jr.
September 21, 2023

Convicted murderer facing armed robbery charges: Back behind bars after recent release

Smith Jr., from Crooked Tree Village, appeared in Court on Wednesday morning to answer to a single charge of robbery. The charge is in relation to [...]
September 21, 2023

25-year-old cop charged for assault and allegedly threatening to kill his ex-girlfriend and baby mom

The victim alleges that due to PC Gillett's constant phone calls during her shifts, she was forced to leave her post and was subsequently fired. In [...]
September 19, 2023

Salvadoran who overstayed trip to Belize in jail as he awaits deportation

Calderon appeared unrepresented in court and pleaded guilty to failure to comply with the conditions of a visitors permit. He entered Belize on July 5 and [...]
September 19, 2023

Day 2 of crown counsel sickout puts pressure on DPP’s office, Attorney General says dialogue continues

Their absence, which began yesterday and coincided with the opening of the High Court, has left the DPP’s office scrambling, trying to keep up with several [...]