Turnkey contractor acquitted of misappropriating €19,000 after case ruled time-barred
The court noted that the incident allegedly occurred in 2009 and that there was no record of when the accused was notified, only that he had first appeared to answer the charges...
Two remanded in custody after police make 15kg cannabis haul
The two men were arrested in separate narcotics operations on Thursday
Ship crew locked themselves on the bridge when migrants spotted Libya on the horizon

The crew of a hijacked merchant vessel sensed that trouble was about to start when rescued migrants realised it was taking them back to Libya

The crew of a hijacked merchant vessel sensed that trouble...

Jordan Azzopardi rented out Madliena apartment for €3,500 a month, court hears

The case against alleged drug trafficker Jordan Azzopardi continued in court on Wednesday

The case against alleged drug trafficker Jordan Azzopardi...

Man remanded in custody after Pieta' drug bust

The man was arrested in a police raid on a property that is believed to have...

The man was arrested in a police raid on a property that is...

Updated | Ship captain repeatedly told army officers his vessel was ‘under piracy’

Three youths charged with piracy in the aftermath of the El Hiblu sea hijack were back in court on Tuesday

Three youths charged with piracy in the aftermath of the El...

Care home worker charged with rape of colleague

A carer at a home for the elderly has been remanded in custody after being...

A carer at a home for the elderly has been remanded in...

Family file constitutional request for public inquiry into Daphne Caruana Galizia's murder

The Caruana Galizia family is asking the State to open a public inquiry to determine whether the journalist’s death could have been avoided

The Caruana Galizia family is asking the State to open a...

Għaxaq double-murder: Court hears how man shot his relatives and smashed their head with a mallet

During the compilation of evidence against Joseph Bonnici, accused of murdering his mother and sister, the court hears how the man planned the killings

During the compilation of evidence against Joseph Bonnici,...

€10 million in South American cocaine found inside containers carrying fruit

76 packets carrying 91 kilogrammes of cocaine worth €10.2 million seized by Customs from two containers en route from South America

76 packets carrying 91 kilogrammes of cocaine worth...

Updated | Drive-by shooting in Birzebbuga: one killed, two injured, murderer on the run

Police hunting down shooter who killed one and injured two others in Birzebbuga incident on Saturday night

Police hunting down shooter who killed one and injured two...

Man seriously injured after bus he was fixing collapses onto him

The accident happened in Luqa

The accident happened in Luqa

Student admits to blackmailing Maltese businessman after affair

The 23-year-old woman travelled to Malta and threatened to show compromising...

The 23-year-old woman travelled to Malta and threatened to...

Ex-policeman who stole dashboard handed community service order

A former police constable has been placed on probation and ordered to complete...

A former police constable has been placed on probation and...

Elderly man run over by car in Sliema

A 67-year-old man suffered serious injuries after he was hit by a car in Sliema

A 67-year-old man suffered serious injuries after he was...

Motorcyclist seriously injured in Gozo crash

The 35-year-old motorcyclist was seriously injured during a collision with...

The 35-year-old motorcyclist was seriously injured during a...

Man accused of Maria Lourdes Agius's murder pleads insanity

Psychiatrists must now examine the accused and present a report to the court,...

Psychiatrists must now examine the accused and present a...

Former Libyan official acquitted of using false passport

The court said that the accused had managed to prove to a sufficient level that...

The court said that the accused had managed to prove to a...

76-year-old would-be bank robber charged

Despite objections by the prosecution, the man was granted bail by the court against a deposit of €750 and personal guarantee of €9,000

Despite objections by the prosecution, the man was granted...

Man injured in St Julian's fight

The 31-year-old Somalian national was injured on Wednesday night during a fight

The 31-year-old Somalian national was injured on Wednesday...