October 17, 2023

Woman is charged with wounding a police officer she is accused of attacking during a detention inside a club over the weekend

26-year-old Maureen Rhaburn and 28-year-old Lincey Lopez were separately charged with wounding and obstructing a police officer.
October 17, 2023

Two teenage boys plead guilty to burglary at Belize City home; older co-accused on remand

Appearing in court today, however, only two pleaded guilty while the others denied involvement.
October 14, 2023

Angry housekeeper fined for damaging partner’s car window

Tiffany Burgess pleaded guilty to damage to property and was fined $400 and cost of court due by January 1, 2024, in default three months imprisonment.
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 [...]