Tuesday, May 21, 2024

Caye Caulker Police

John Hyde Jr. charged for the murder of Floyd Samuels in Caye Caulker

Police have formally arrested and charged 26-year-old John Elwin Hyde Jr. with Murder following the shooting death of Caye Caulker resident, Floyd Samuels, 45. On the night of Saturday, June 3rd, Samuels was shot dead at his residence on Avenida Mangle. According to a police report, two male persons reportedly went to his home to purchase tobacco leaves (‘fonto’) from him. Afterward, neighbors reported that they heard gunshots in the area.

Caye Caulker fisherman dies after struck by his boat propeller

Police say Castro was fishing on the north channel of Caye Caulker when apparently, he fell overboard and was injured by the propeller. The report said he suffered large cut wounds to his ankle and thigh. Police investigation indicated that Castro managed to climb back into this boat and was assisted by people passing by. He was transported to the Caye Caulker Polyclinic, but according to the police report, he succumbed to the injuries.

Caye Caulker Councilor arraigned for the charge of Wounding

Councilor George del Cid of the Caye Caulker Village Council was arraigned in the San Pedro Magistrate after reportedly hitting a man in the face. He appeared in court on Tuesday, November 30th, and was charged for Wounding. He was offered $2,000 bail, which he met, and was ordered to return to court on February 17, 2022.

Caye Chapel donates computer to Caye Caulker police station

The Criminal Investigation Branch (CIB) at the Caye Caulker police station received a computer courtesy of the Caye Chapel Four Seasons development.

Region Four: 99% of San Pedro/Caye Caulker Police officers vaccinated

Police officers are part of the frontline workers who are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19. The task has not been easy; however, in Region Four (Ambergris Caye and Caye Caulker), almost 100% of the 113 officers have received their first vaccination.

Jayme Marin charged for the stabbing death of Isaac Marin on Caye Caulker

Jayme Marin was charged with the crime of Murder, Attempt Murder, Use of Deadly Means of Harm and Grievious Harm in the tragic stabbing death of his 17-year-old cousin Isaac Marin on October 22nd.

Caye Caulker man fined for stealing two bottles of liquor

34-year-old Gerson Guerra, a labourer of Caye Caulker Village was fined $1,000 for stealing two bottles of liquor, when he appeared before Magistrate Emerson Banner on Thursday, October 10th in Belize City. Guerra has until November 1, 2019 to pay, or he will serve one-year imprisonment.

Caye Caulker resident Norman Gill remanded for attempted murder

On Monday, September 2nd, 34-year-old Norman Gill, a boat captain of Caye Caulker was arraigned for the charge of attempted murder after appearing before Senior Magistrate Aretha Ford in Belize City.