May 22, 2024

Electoral redistricting case goes back to court

The Commission and the Claimants entered into a Consent Order in which the Commission acknowledged that the Commission needed to do its job under the Constitution. [...]
May 18, 2024

Albert Jones released on time served following manslaughter conviction

Marcel Cardona, Jones' attorney, explained that the victim, 35-year-old Alaine Garcia of Hattieville, Belize District, was not entirely innocent, and that factored into the sentence: “The [...]
May 15, 2024

Belize City man charged with handling stolen goods from burglaries

25-year-old Herman Oliver Garnett was read three charges of handling stolen goods.
May 15, 2024

Group of 4 is charged with handling stolen goods

Anastacia Conorquie, 24; Jenna Castillo, 19; Ashanti Shanti Richards, 22; and Darrell Murrillo, 26, appeared unrepresented and were accused of, on May 8, at a residence [...]
May 14, 2024

Convicted attorney Oscar Selgado faces sentencing for abetment to murder

Selgado experienced a near-fainting spell in court and Justice Nigel Pilgrim adjourned the case until Friday morning, May 17.
May 13, 2024

Charles Green, III, remanded to prison on charge of contempt of judicial order – failed to sign in at police station

19-year-old Charles Green III, formerly of Antelope Street, Belize City, who has now moved to Another World Area, Roaring Creek Village, Cayo District, is accused of, [...]
May 13, 2024

Main witness in the case against attorney Oscar Selgado accused of being a member of a gang

30-year-old Giovanni Martinez, a resident of Seine Bight Village, Stann Creek District, is accused by police of being a member of the gang Backaland Crips which [...]
May 7, 2024

Belize City man is charged with two counts of unlawful sexual intercourse with a 14-year-old minor; faces psychiatric evaluation

He is on remand pending a psychiatric evaluation that was ordered to be done on him following his arraignment in the Belize City Magistrate's Court.