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Chunox Fisherman Busted with Conchs in Conservation Zone

Twenty-four-year-old Nicholas Trapp, a fisherman of Chunox Village, appeared unrepresented before the lower court today where he was charged with a single count of fishing in a conservation zone. It [...]

Leonardo Mesh Challenges Charge for Fisheries Offense

Another fisherman, also from Chunox Village, was equally charged for the offense of fishing in a conservation zone. Thirty-five-year-old Leonardo Mesh, however, is challenging the allegations brought against him by [...]

A Suspect is Charged for the Murder of PC Lorray Arzu

Police Constable Lorray Arzu lost her life following a deadly shooting incident in Dangriga on October twelfth.  The twenty-two-year-old woman was along with another individual identified as Leonel Rowland inside [...]

Eruption Club Owners are Arraigned; Now Out on Bail

On Wednesday, we reported that Eruption Nightclub owners were formally arrested and charged late that evening for “admitting a person under the age of eighteen” to enter their nightclub. Well [...]

A Labor Complaint Tribunal is Established

A five-member panel has been established by the Ministry of Labor to provide a fair and impartial appeal process arising from complaints of unfair dismissal or wrongful termination.  The Labor [...]

Labor Complaint Tribunal Consists of Five Members

In a release issued earlier by the Ministry of Rural Transformation, Community Development, Labor and Local Government informs workers and employers who wish to bring a case before the tribunal [...]

Police Charge Minor With Murder of Karl Lamb, Jr.

Police have arrested and charged a minor with last Monday’s stabbing death of Carl Kevin Lamb, Junior on Antelope Street Extension. The seventeen-year-old is charged with murder in the presence [...]

Senior Counsel Andrew Marshalleck to Represent GOB in P.C. Trapp Civil Suit

The Government of Belize has retained the services of Senior Counsel Andrew Marshalleck in a civil case being brought against the Commissioner of Police, the Attorney General, and the Belize [...]

Alleged Burglar Arrested and Charged for San Pedro Break-in

Twenty-four-year-old Erson Castaneda, a fisherman of Boca del Rio, San Pedro, has been arrested and charged for burglary after reportedly breaking into a business in San Pedrito on Monday night. [...]

Leon Perez to Stand Trial for Murder

Thirty-nine-year-old Leon Perez will stand trial for the murder of Elton Morter who was fatally stabbed during an altercation in Hattieville on Independence Day 2021.  In court on Monday, Perez [...]

Christian Kelly Charged for Deadly Independence Day Stabbing

On Friday, San Ignacio police arrested and charged twenty-two-year-old Christian Kelly for the crime of murder, in the wake of a deadly Independence Day stabbing at the Macal River Park.  [...]

Arrest Made in Matthew Smith Murder

Police have made an arrest in connection with the murder of twenty-nine-year-old San Ignacio resident Matthew Smith. The murder suspect has been identified as Christian Kelly, a twenty-two-year-old a resident [...]

Court Grants B.B.A. Judicial Review in Case against Floralia

The Belize Bus Association appeared on the news last week to raise concerns they have with the current public transportation revamping and the demands that the Department of Transport is [...]

Defendants in Mason Kidnapping Case Challenges ID Parade

Case management in the kidnapping trial involving William “Danny” Mason, Ashton Vanegas, Kieron Fernandez,  Ernest Castillo, and Ryan Rhaburn is set to begin with a voir dire. The alleged victims [...]

Former Director of Tourism Karen Bevans Successfully Sues B.T.B.

Former Director of Tourism Karen Bevans was victorious in court today and has been awarded in excess of eight hundred thousand dollars after being terminated from the Belize Tourism Board [...]

Karen Bevans is Awarded Over $800k in Lawsuit Against G.O.B. and B.T.B.

According to Senior Counsel Barrow, the claims that were also brought by B.T.B. as countersuits against former tourism minister Manuel Heredia Junior and former B.T.B. Chairman Einer Gomez and former [...]

Police Charge Teen for Shooting Near Mas Camp

A teenager who recently turned eighteen is tonight on remand at the Belize Central Prison after he was arraigned earlier for eight charges in connection with Tuesday night’s shooting near the [...]

Still No Arrests in Murder of Leroy Cus

This afternoon, police released the official results of a post-mortem examination carried out on the body of Leroy Cus. The graphic designer of Belmopan died from multiple penetrating stab wounds [...]

4 Officers Are Arraigned for Death of Derrick Uh

As early as nine a.m. today, the media gathered in front of the Corozal Magistrate’s Court as the officers believed to have been culpable in the death of twenty-year-old Derrick [...]

Police Constable Errol Peralta and Several Other Officers to be Arraigned in Death of Derrick Uh

Several police officers are expected to be arraigned tomorrow for manslaughter in connection with the death of Derrick Uh. Attorney Norman Rodriquez is representing one of the accused officers, Police [...]

6 Officers on Suspension Following Death of Derrick Uh

The result of a post-mortem examination is still outstanding, following the death of Derrick Uh. The twenty-year-old Cristo Rey resident was detained by officers at the San Joaquin Fiesta in [...]

Police Continues to Investigate Private Micah Miguel Death and Sexual Assault Allegations

Earlier today, Commissioner of Police Williams also commented on the ongoing investigation into the death of Private Micah Miguel, which is still being ruled a suicide. He spoke about the [...]

Suspect Pleads Guilty in the Murder of Police Constable Marvin Locke

It has been five years since Police Constable Marvin Locke was viciously stabbed to death at the Raccoon Street Police Station. It was an unprecedented attack on an officer at [...]

Keon Dennison Gets Life Sentence for 2015 Murder of a Businessman

Justice Ricardo Sandcroft handed down another life sentence. This time it was imposed on twenty-four-year-old Keon Dennison, who was charged for the murder of businessman Rueben Perez.  Back in November [...]

Shakeem Richards Gets Bail

He was charged for the armed robbery at the Puma Gas Station at the corner of Fabers Road and the George Price Highway and following his arraignment on July eleventh; [...]