June 22, 2023

Belize City man fined for insulting words remanded to prison on aggravated assault charge linked to the same incident

Deon Brackett appeared in the Belize City Magistrate's Court charged with a single count of insulting words, to which he pleaded guilty and was fined $100 [...]
June 22, 2023

Crown withdraws drug trafficking charge against Lord’s Bank man who said he uses cannabis to treat asthma

Lamb was initially charged in the Belize City Magistrate's Court with one count of possession of controlled drugs with the intent to supply to another, along [...]
June 21, 2023

Illegal immigrant faces deportation after knife assault

Since entering Belize in July of 2022 through the Mopan River near Benque Viejo, he has twice failed to present himself to Immigration authorities and also [...]
June 11, 2023

52-year-old father accused of incest with daughter while she was a teenager

The father, who cannot be named, is accused of having sexual intercourse with his daughter when she was 15 years and 11 months old in July [...]
June 8, 2023

Defence Force soldier accused of stealing cell phone and wounding ex

Cacho pleaded not guilty to charges of wounding and theft before Senior Magistrate Aretha Ford and was offered and met bail of $1,500. His case is [...]
June 6, 2023

Accused gunman John Elwin Hyde Jr. arraigned for the murder of Floyd Samuels

This afternoon as Hyde, 26, was being brought with other detainees to Belize City from the island via boat, he was caught on camera trying to [...]
June 6, 2023

Family feud between brother, sister, and girlfriend ends up in court

27-year-old Juan Gomez was charged after allegedly coming home under alcoholic influence and getting into an argument with his girlfriend, forcing his sister Bernarda Rivera to [...]
June 6, 2023

A new mother’s story – false report to police was a cry for help

Perez admits she deliberately and falsely told police that she had been robbed on May 26 near the corner of Vernon Street and Magazine Road by [...]