October 14, 2023

Teenager warned after being caught with blade

Ramos was charged but in court, he was given an official warning and discharged.
October 13, 2023

Belize trail Bermuda 1-0 at the half in Concacaf League B

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: Belize can ill afford a loss but at the moment find themselves down 1-0 against Bermuda in the 2023 Concacaf Nations League B [...]
October 9, 2023

Government announces legal reforms to plea agreements, alternative sentencing, and keeping of criminal records

New legislation titled the Criminal Procedure (Plea Discussion and Plea Agreement) Act would establish a system of plea discussion and plea agreements in criminal procedure to [...]
October 8, 2023

Two fishermen charged and handed hefty fines for illegal harvesting of conch from Turneffe Atoll Reserve

57-year-old Francisco Chan of Otro Benque Road, Orange Walk Town, Orange Walk District; and 23-year-old Russell Melendez of Copper Bank, Corozal District, were each charged with [...]
October 8, 2023

41-year-old Belize City man pleads guilty to fleeing police while held on rape charge

Back in June of 2022, Lopez was charged with rape and escape from lawful custody. He had been detained by police on June 16 on a [...]
October 6, 2023

Court dismisses spit charge against man who says his brother provoked him by suggesting having a ‘threesome’with his woman

57-year-old Colin Cain of Burrell Boom, Belize District, was charged with common assault on his younger brother Orin, 55, when he allegedly spat at him during [...]
October 6, 2023

Belize City man jailed for inappropriately touching nine-year-old girl and giving her $5 not to tell

Garnett was charged in August of 2021 for touching the girl’s private area, as she testified in camera, which she said made her feel frightened and [...]
October 6, 2023

Teenager convicted of A&R Store robbery and shootout with police fined $5,000

Now-23-year-old Keon Alexander Budnah was convicted in September and today he was sentenced not to imprisonment but a total of $5,000 in fines and cost of [...]