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.

Cocaine, heroin and cannabis discovered in minibus after police car chase
Court & Police
The man seen throwing a sachet with 200g of suspected cocaine out of the van...
Car driving test bribery: Ministerial lists, a ONE reporter and a teenager called Galdes
Court & Police
Court hears how police have not yet spoken to those who instigated the...
Ship switched off tracking device before sailing towards Libya, court told in El Hiblu hijacking case
Court & Police
Three teenage asylum-seekers are accused of hijacking the vessel to...
Magistrate who received threats adjourns Repubblika case over AG's Pilatus bank inaction
Court & Police
Magistrate Nadine Lia received an anonymous threatening letter, warning...
Man fined €3,000, has hunting licence suspended, after shooting birds in closed season
Court & Police
The case dates back to 2017 after police received a report of hunting activity...
Bail not requested as man charged with thefts from parked cars pleads not guilty
Court & Police
The man was accused of having broken into two cars in Marsa, stealing cash and...
Forged €3,000 travel document lands man in prison
Court & Police
The man was arrested at the Malta International Airport after immigration...
Edward Scicluna tells tribunal he 'exercised his discretion' when selecting Silvio Valletta for FIAU board
Court & Police
Former Finance Minister Edward Scicluna testifies in proceedings filed by...
Accused in Marsa stabbing murder also tried to stab onlooker, court told
Court & Police
A witness recalled trying to get help from the Marsa police station, but...
Repubblika files constitutional case over magistrate with family ties to Muscat’s lawyer
Court & Police
Repubblika files constitutional case, claiming its rights have been breached...
Appeal’s Court overturns acquittal of two drivers who ran over pedestrian twice, causing his death
National
The two men were acquitted last May, but the Appeal's Court overturned this...
Man charged with attempted theft, claims victims used excessive force during ‘citizen's arrest’
Court & Police
The accused had been found inside an establishment he previously worked in, and...
Ryan Schembri released on bail as magistrate raps police for years of inaction
Court & Police
More Supermarkets owner Ryan Schembri fled the islands in 2014, leaving debts...
Gaddafi’s Malta millions: Libyan state files reply to widow’s appeal
Court & Police
A lawyer representing the Libyan state in an appeal filed by the widow of slain...
‘Malta known for its hospitality’ lawyers argue as Syrian men granted bail over Hamrun fight
Court & Police
Two men charged in connection with a large-scale street fight between rival...
Woman admits to stealing car stereos, defence claims kleptomania
Court & Police
The lawyer of the woman accused of stealing €3,000 worth of car...
Man arrested at airport with cocaine packet in his underwear
Court & Police
The man was caught with 200 grams of cocaine strapped to his private parts
Repubblika publishes certified reproduction of Pilatus Bank inquiry conclusions
National
Repubblika’s Robert Aquilina says Pilatus Bank inquiry report recommended...
Bitten investor recounts how More Supermarket debacle ‘drove him to insanity’
Court & Police
68-year-old tells court how he was driven to ‘insanity’ after...
Boat arson: accused's girlfriend told police that he had been commissioned by third party
Court & Police
CCTV footage showed the accused climbing the boat’s railing and throwing...