July 8, 2023

Accused gangster Clint Geban granted bail

Geban is at home and out on bail granted to him by Senior Magistrate Baja Shoman after the prosecutor had no further objection.
July 8, 2023

Convict annoyed police with wrong name and must pay fine

Jovanni Bardalez of Dolphin Drive did so on July 7, claiming his name was Jose Espinoza.
July 4, 2023

Security guard tests positive for COVID-19, forcing half-day closure of Belize City Magistrate’s Court

An official notice read, “The general public is hereby notified that the Magistrate's Court office located at 1729 Coney Drive in Belize City will be closed [...]
July 1, 2023
Allen Anderson Jr

Ladyville resident complains he was beaten in detention cell while held on bench warrant

23-year-old Allen Anderson Jr was twice wanted for a court date but according to his father Allen Sr., the court was informed by email as to [...]
June 30, 2023

Two officers charged in Derrick Uh heat stroke death see charges dropped

Magistrate Sharmaine Gillett was informed by the Court prosecutor that a directive coming from the DPP's office instructed the withdrawal of charges from Officers Sanchez and [...]
June 28, 2023

Belize City man spared jail for domestic assault

Hamilton is accused of storming into a residence intending to cause bodily harm to his ex-common-law wife, the mother of his children. He was reportedly carrying [...]
June 28, 2023

Man admits to drinking in public, avoids jail for previous fines

Soberanis admitted in court that he was drinking alcohol at Maranatha Grocery on Antelope Street Extension on June 25, and drew a $25 fine and cost [...]
June 27, 2023

High Court quashes convictions of two men because courts took too long to hear their appeals

Defense counsel Leeroy Banner separately represented Javan Guzman, convicted of keeping an unlicensed firearm and ammunition three years after being arrested in 2016, and Punta Gorda [...]