Court decries ‘rampant’ passport crime
The court expressed its exasperation at the fact that crimes involving the use of travel documents showed no sign of being curbed
Two nursing staff fined for involuntary homicide of elderly patient, one acquitted
A nurse and nursing aide at Karin Grech Hospital have been fined after they were found responsible for the death of an elderly patient in 2012
45-year-old arrested in Zebbug drug bust

Police found 15kg of cannabis plant in the vehicle of a Valletta man who resides in Zebbug • At the man's residence they later found cannabis resin...

Police found 15kg of cannabis plant in the vehicle of a...

Drunk man broke into Sliema house to use bathroom, court told

The man was charged with wilful damage and violation of property, and of...

The man was charged with wilful damage and violation...

Three charged after fake banknote investigation uncovers drugs, weapons and violence

The man, who resides in an upmarket Madliena apartment, pleaded not guilty to the charges and was remanded in custody

The man, who resides in an upmarket Madliena apartment,...

Lawyer claims 'ethnic tensions' behind beating that led to drug trafficking charges

Defence lawyer to Serbs facing trafficking charges claims beating of Albanian victim linked to ethnic tensions'

Defence lawyer to Serbs facing trafficking charges claims...

24-year-old used stolen cheques to buy €32,000 worth of electronics

A man has been jailed for four years after admitting to having used stolen...

A man has been jailed for four years after admitting to...

Wanted Englishman arrested by police

The man was arrested on the strength of a European Arrest Warrant

The man was arrested on the strength of a European Arrest...

Court stops David Casa’s lawyer from demanding source of cocaine allegations

In libel case filed by Labour MEP against David Casa, the court stops defence lawyer Jason Azzopardi from asking who was source of revelations of MEP’s...

In libel case filed by Labour MEP against David Casa, the...

Three arrested in police drug operation

The police have arrested three men after finding them in possession of drugs

The police have arrested three men after finding them in...

Caruana Galizia family rejects Prime Minister’s offer to drop libel proceedings

Last month, the Prime Minister said he would drop libel proceedings if the family accepted the findings of the Egrant inquiry

Last month, the Prime Minister said he would drop libel...

Rabat man charged with threatening to kill wife

The man was accused of insulting and threatening his wife and causing her...

The man was accused of insulting and threatening his...

Man denied bail after alleged crime spree

The police believe the man is behind 27 crimes related to theft of cash,...

The police believe the man is behind 27 crimes related to...

Man accused of raping 19-year-old disabled girl

The court heard how, on one occasion, the girl had not wanted to have sex, so...

The court heard how, on one occasion, the girl had not...

Eight arraigned after raid on Sliema brothel

Six Colombian women cheered after they were handed a suspended prison sentence...

Six Colombian women cheered after they were handed a...

Updated | Man found dead in prison cell

The man had been awaiting trial for attempted murder

The man had been awaiting trial for attempted murder

Violent pickpocket who assaulted 81 year-old jailed for 5 and a half years

In its deliberations on punishment, the court took into consideration Borg’s criminal record which was tainted by six previous convictions

In its deliberations on punishment, the court took into...

Construction worker seriously injured after fall in St Julian's

The 63-year-old Safi resident fell while doing work on a construction site on...

The 63-year-old Safi resident fell while doing work on a...

Violent indecent assault conviction overturned by Court of Criminal Appeal

Judge declares conviction ‘built around two small bruises’ unsafe and unsatisfactory

Judge declares conviction ‘built around two small...

Court mix-up nearly costs man €1,700

The man was told that a court sitting was cancelled only to have been been told later that he was found guilty in his absence

The man was told that a court sitting was cancelled only to...