June 22, 2023

Court of Appeal reduces life sentence handed to Kevin Jex down to just over six years

Jex, who was charged for murder, pleaded guilty to the lesser charge of manslaughter in the then Supreme Court of Belize and on October 22, 2020, [...]
June 21, 2023

Man accused of frightening former partner at her home, stealing cell phone

42-year-old Angel Dorado of West Lake community, Western Paradise, Belize District, appeared before Chief Magistrate Jayani Wegodapola on a charge of theft for allegedly stealing a [...]
June 21, 2023

British national living in Placencia charged with theft of funeral home van

The Chevrolet Express van valued at $45,000 was stolen from the Mile 5 ¼ George Price Highway property of Coye sometime on June 6, in full [...]
June 21, 2023

Belize City man refused to let police search for drugs, gets fined

In Magistrate’s Court he pleaded guilty to possession of 38 grams of marijuana and obstruction of a police officer.
June 21, 2023

Neighborly feud lands mother in court on arson charges

Sharima Ocean appeared with attorney Norman Rodriguez where she pleaded not guilty to the charge of allegedly destroying by fire two wooden posts valued at $10 [...]
June 21, 2023

Illegal immigrant faces deportation after knife assault

Since entering Belize in July of 2022 through the Mopan River near Benque Viejo, he has twice failed to present himself to Immigration authorities and also [...]
June 21, 2023

Public gunfire used to break up a fight lands a man in court

Bain is accused of wantonly and without lawful excuse discharging a firearm in public on Unity Street on June 10. He pleaded not guilty before Senior [...]
June 21, 2023

Belize City man sees child rape charge discontinued by nolle prosequi

A minor, 13, reported that in February of 2015, she went with Avilez to his home behind the Belize Water Services Limited office, and in March [...]