January 27, 2024

Jasmine Hartin’s assault/drugs trial moved to Belize City; continues in March

Around the time she was arrested for the death of Senior Superintendent Henry Jemmott to which she pleaded guilty last year, she was also charged for [...]
January 22, 2024

Duo accused of robbing businessman’s firearm in Belize City

This afternoon in Belmopan, Assistant Commissioner of Police Hilberto Romero detailed the incident: “On Friday, January 19th, 2024, Dennis Morey reported that he was on Plues [...]
January 20, 2024

Honduran national pleads guilty to entering Belize illegally – fined $1,000 but serving jail time instead

37-year-old Carlos Yovani Molina Carias appeared unrepresented before a Magistrate where he was read a single charge of illegal entry. He pleaded guilty and was fined [...]
January 20, 2024

Woman accused of burglary of security guard’s room with intent to steal

According to police, acting upon information received on Sunday, January 14, at about 5:00 p.m., of a burglary report at La Isla Bonita Yacht Club, police [...]
January 18, 2024

Infamous street figure Kenneth “Big Tom” Flowers convicted of possession of pipe used for smoking crack cocaine

Flowers had managed to avoid headlines after walking from a charge of procuring defilement of persons a few years ago, but today wasted no time and [...]
January 15, 2024

High Court hosts hybrid opening of legal year on Tuesday

Part of the reason is that the old Treasury Building, which hosts the event, is still being refurbished following the ravages of Hurricane Lisa in November [...]
January 14, 2024

Friends don’t send friends to buy drugs; chef’s crack errand costs him $400

43-year-old Zetina pleaded guilty to possession of controlled drugs, to wit, 0.3 grams of crack cocaine. Zetina was found with the illegal substance during a police [...]
January 14, 2024

Teenage boy, 18, and minor, 16, accused of raping 14-year-old girl in abandoned house

After intensive investigation, police have charged two of the persons believed to be involved in the rape.