Matthew Agius is Senior Reporter on Law and Court Affairs at MaltaToday. He is also a Legal Procurator and Commissioner for Oaths. Prior to reading Law at the University of Malta, Matthew served in the British Army.

Thief released on bail, pending pre-sentencing report
Court & Police
A man from Valletta has been released on bail, pending a pre-sentencing report,...
Woman admits to stealing from Valletta jeweller while on probation
Court & Police
Her lawyer asked the court to convert itself into a drug court because of the...
Prison visitor's rights breached when she was not informed of her right to refuse a strip search
Court & Police
A judge has ruled that a woman's rights were breached when prison guards...
Europol expert exhibits report on more than 20 items seized during police Maksar raids
Court & Police
Robert Agius and Jamie Vella are charged with supplying the bomb that killed...
Man’s violence against daughter caught on audio recording of Easter incident
Court & Police
Girl describes how man grabbed eldest daughter by the hair and slammed her head...
Yorgen Fenech’s vast wealth is flight risk, judge says in human rights case
Court & Police
Judge turns down human rights claim by Tumas magnate Yorgen Fenech against bail...
Court finds prison authorities guilty of degrading and inhuman treatment
Court & Police
Court finds prison authorities guilty of breaching a couple's human rights...
Magistrate, police inspectors, to testify on brothel operator's threats and insults in courtroom fracas
Court & Police
A magistrate and two police inspectors are expected to testify against a woman...
Couple sentenced for running massage parlour brothels
Court & Police
Court orders further investigations into the sources of wealth of the accused
Judge dismisses Vince Muscat’s claims of ‘hidden conspiracy’ behind 2020 pardon refusals
Court & Police
Vince Muscat claimed his pardon requests had been refused in order to protect...
Victim recalls Marsa garden knife attack: ‘I woke up to find this man with a knife in his hand’
Court & Police
The victim suffered a wound to his hand and started bleeding when he...
Goldcar Operations 'owner' shows little knowledge about company in Christian Borg illegal employment case
Court & Police
Apart from the Rabat kidnapping, Christian Borg is also charged with employing...
Court places burden of proof on author Mark Camilleri in Rosianne Cutajar defamation case
Court & Police
A request by lawyers for MP Rosianne Cutajar, asking that the burden of proof...
Magistrate recommends police investigate former OPM official Neville Gafà over bribery claims
Court & Police
Magistrate dismisses two libel cases filed by Neville Gafà, urges police...
Four years’ jail for mugging that led to death of 80-year-old woman
Court & Police
Woman sentenced to four years in prison for complicity in two muggings in...
Teen recounts foster father's death threat: 'You have a minute before I kill them and myself'
Court & Police
The accused threatened to shoot three children during an Easter Sunday row with...
Man with intellectual disability who sexually abused nieces will be retried
Court & Police
Judge rules that a man who was acquitted of having sexually abused four nieces...
Fatal mugging of elderly woman: Accused tells judge she was only accompanying her boyfriend
Court & Police
Bernice Camilleri tells the court she was accompanying her boyfriend, thinking...
Police union fighting for right to strike files constitutional case
Court & Police
Although members of disciplined forces are free to join a union for negotiating...
Man denies stealing from parked cars in Paola
Court & Police
The man was charged with stealing cash and other items from cars parked in...