Handbag thieves jailed for nine months
The three man had robbed some €2,400 from four people in the capital over the span of two days and admitted to the court that they came to Malta expressly to steal
Two years prison and €5,000 fine for man who attacked police inspector in court
Magistrate comes down hard on man who assaulted a police inspector in court while undergoing domestic violence proceedings
Case over Anglu Xuereb 1994 campaign overspending declared time-barred

Xuereb had been accused of spending in excess of the legally-imposed limit of Lm500 (€1,150) in his successful bid for the office of mayor of Naxxar

Xuereb had been accused of spending in excess of the...

29-year-old man reported missing to Police

Missing Italian man has a tattoo of a cross under his left eye

Missing Italian man has a tattoo of a cross under his left...

Woman sentenced to three-year probation over false testimony

Marica Bezzina had offered her home address to the accused, Kakhaber Lomtadze,...

Marica Bezzina had offered her home address to the accused,...

Hal Far shooting: Survivor unable to recognise accused

One of the victims who survived the shooting testifies on how the gunshot wound...

One of the victims who survived the shooting testifies on...

Man who assaulted inspector inside the courtroom told her: 'I want to kill you, but I forgive you'

Man who assaulted police in court was suffering from drug withdrawal symptoms, court told

Man who assaulted police in court was suffering from drug...

Worker falls off truck in Siggiewi

A 43-year-old man has been grievously injured after falling from a truck while working in Siggiewi.

A 43-year-old man has been grievously injured after falling...

Man admits to participating in gang rape of Italian woman to avoid jury trial

Liban Hussein Mohamud, a 32-year-old Somali national, has been jailed for eight and a half years after he pleaded guilty to the abduction and gang rape of...

Liban Hussein Mohamud, a 32-year-old Somali national, has...

71-year-old host accused of violent indecent assault on foreign language student

A man has been charged with violent indecent assault after allegedly slapping the bottom of a language student he was hosting at his home

A man has been charged with violent indecent assault after...

Father handed suspended sentence for stalking daughter

A father has been handed a suspended sentence for stalking his estranged...

A father has been handed a suspended sentence for stalking...

Armed gang of robbers stormed St Paul's bay house, court told

The man’s lawyer argued that his client had simply been at the wrong...

The man’s lawyer argued that his client had simply...

Maximilian Ciantar jailed again after insulting probation officer on Facebook

The notorious criminal has been jailed for 30 days for comments directed at his probation officer after she reported him to the police for not adhering to her...

The notorious criminal has been jailed for 30 days for...

Cemetery workers cleared of discarding human bones in skip

Nine Addolorata Cemetery workers have been acquitted of improperly disposing of...

Nine Addolorata Cemetery workers have been acquitted of...

Motorcyclist injured in Zurrieq crash

An Italian motorcyclist has sustained grievous injuries during a traffic accident in Zurrieq

An Italian motorcyclist has sustained grievous injuries...

UK's 'most wanted' Christopher Guest More will be extradited after appeal rejected

Christopher Guest More will be extradited to his homeland to face trial for murder

Christopher Guest More will be extradited to his homeland...

Former Enemalta accounts chief acquitted of metre tampering as court overturns conviction

Louis Vella had been found guilty and sentenced to 14 months in prison, suspended to 28 months back in March 2018

Louis Vella had been found guilty and sentenced to 14...

Man charged with animal cruelty after killing dog in front of police

A man who allegedly killed his own dog in front of police has been remanded in...

A man who allegedly killed his own dog in front of police...

Court stops Air Malta pilots from taking industrial action

The court has upheld an injunction requested by Air Malta to stop its pilots...

The court has upheld an injunction requested by Air Malta...

Investigations into third parties involved in Caruana Galizia murder still ongoing, AG says

The Degiorgio brothers charged with Daphne Caruana Galizia's murder have once again been denied bail

The Degiorgio brothers charged with Daphne Caruana...