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 [...]
June 1, 2023

Police Commissioner suggests Kareem Martinez sentence “excessive” but condemns ex-special constable, cop with wandering hands

29-year-old Kareem Martinez will have 18 years in prison to contemplate the fatal shot that took the life of Laddie Gillett nearly two years ago in [...]
May 24, 2023

Chinese worker without a permit must testify against bosses after multi-agency bust

But while he was fined, authorities are more interested in the men who employed him and who face more serious charges.
May 24, 2023

Victim of ‘dollar van’ knockdown will face charges for cursing in presence of police

But he is also facing charges for using indecent words in the presence of a police officer, though apparently not for the assault on the driver [...]