March 12, 2024

Attorney Orson Elrington finally faces rape charge

It came, the Director told reporters earlier on Friday, after “I met with the complainants in the matter and based on what they said to me, [...]
March 4, 2024

Teenage girl reportedly raped by father, brother

According to police, the minor reported being molested by her elder brother, aged 20, on March 3 when he allegedly took her into her room, took [...]
February 29, 2024

Minors reported for engaging in underage sex

Police in Orange Walk are investigating such a report of unlawful sexual intercourse between two minors, one male and the other female.
February 22, 2024

Rape charge still being considered against prominent attorney – Commissioner says trust the DPP

She further explained that she had met with the complainant and more evidence was being gathered and concluded, “…we're still actively considering the matter.”
January 31, 2024

Rupert Codd accused of resisting arrest and damage to property in sexual assault arrest

Codd, a resident of Mile 4, Phillip Goldson Highway, Belize City, has been further charged with damage to property for allegedly causing $440 in damages to [...]
January 24, 2024

Will online press be regulated following Hot Off the Press blunder?

On Monday, Minister of Home Affairs Kareem Musa slammed its actions as “very despicable” and suggested that the post “really did not go to prove anything [...]
January 19, 2024

Ministry of Human Development, Families and Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs issues remarks on rape allegations

In a statement, the Ministry registers its "great concern" and adds, "We are disheartened by these serious allegations, and we call on all relevant authorities to [...]
January 18, 2024

Convicted rapist, Ignatius Williams, to serve 8 years and 3 months of a 14-year sentence for rape

On Monday, December 11, 2023, Williams pleaded guilty to rape and spared the victim from having to testify.