April 6, 2022

BDF unsure why Private Raheem Williams acted so violently in brutal murder of civilian

Today, Deputy Commander of the BDF Lieutenant Colonel Brandon Garcia, said that Williams, like every other member of the force, passed through rigorous screening before joining [...]
April 5, 2022

Man charged with assaulting a woman reported to police that another woman slashed his tires while he was detained

Thirty-seven-year-old Alrick Smith was arraigned in the Belize City Magistrate's Court on Monday, where the complainant told the court she did not wish to press any [...]
April 5, 2022

Teenager charged with damage to property

The allegation against 18-year-old Allen Valencio, is that on March 28, he threatened to burn his neighbour's house down.
April 5, 2022

Man caught with stolen butane tank still pleads not guilty in court

Thirty-eight-year-old Eugene Lanza was allegedly found in possession of a butane tank valued at $80. Reports are that he went to the victim's home and stole [...]
April 5, 2022

Asian grocer accused of pulling pellet gun on woman remanded to prison

Twenty-three-year-old Wen Jun Zhen appeared unrepresented in the Belize City Magistrate's Court on Monday, answering to a single charge of aggravated assault with a dangerous instrument.
April 4, 2022

Shamar Foster: “It is my right to ask what I am being searched for.”

Foster told us today after an initial interview with the Professional Standards Branch (PSB) that he was with guests awaiting a flight to San Pedro Town [...]
April 4, 2022

Police’s mea culpa: behaviour at airstrip “unprofessional,” “overzealous”

After his review of the video that went viral over the weekend (Foster’s family says they have more footage from different angles), ASP Yearwood concluded at [...]
March 31, 2022

Suspect charged for choking man unconscious then robbing him

Troy Augustus, 27, appeared unrepresented before Senior Magistrate Tricia Pitts-Anderson to answer to a single charge of robbery.