Updated | Man found dead in prison cell
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
Smoker who claimed arson after setting house on fire with lit cigarette conditionally discharged

A woman who suffered third-degree burns to her face has been conditionally discharged, over making a false report of arson to the police

A woman who suffered third-degree burns to her face has...

Man accused of breaching court orders by threatening ex

A man from Marsa has been remanded in custody after allegedly threatening and...

A man from Marsa has been remanded in custody after...

Four injured in Floriana fight

The police said one man was grievously injured in a fight during which a piece of metal was used yesterday evening

The police said one man was grievously injured in a fight...

Man injured in gas explosion in Paola

The explosion occurred on Sunday night inside the residence of a 48-year-old man

The explosion occurred on Sunday night inside the residence...

Motorcyclist injured in St Paul's Bay

The 23-year-old motorcyclist lost control of the motorcycle he was driving, and subsequently fell off it

The 23-year-old motorcyclist lost control of the motorcycle...

Elderly man serious injured in fall

The victim fell a height of one and a half storeys as he was carrying out work at a residence

The victim fell a height of one and a half storeys as he...

IT consultant charged with siphoning off €200k from employer

The man was chargd with a number of offences relating to aggravated fraud and...

The man was chargd with a number of offences relating to...

Drunk driver narrowly avoids carnival enthusiasts in Marsalforn

A Xaghra man is suspected to have been under the effect of alcohol when he lost...

A Xaghra man is suspected to have been under the effect of...

Kestrel shooter's prison sentence suspended on appeal

The man, who had been sentenced to a year in prison, had this turned into a...

The man, who had been sentenced to a year in prison, had...

Charged with fraud after faking cancellation of hypothec

The accused allegedly conned a notary into waiving a hypothec on a property he...

The accused allegedly conned a notary into waiving a...

Man seriously injured after fall through garage shaft

The man was 64 years old and fell a height of one and a half storeys

The man was 64 years old and fell a height of one and a...

Daphne Caruana Galizia | Contested witness absent from courtroom

The compilation of evidence against the three men accused of murdering...

The compilation of evidence against the three men accused...

Court declines to stop witness from testifying in Caruana Galizia case

Accused in Caruana Galizia assassination do not want court expert to testify, but a court has refused to recognise their alleged breach of fair hearing

Accused in Caruana Galizia assassination do not want court...

Jail term for convicted thief Maximilian Ciantar confirmed

The convicted thief's nine-month jail term was confirmed on appeal,...

The convicted thief's nine-month jail term...

Sea-Watch activists plead guilty to damaging public property

The activists were accused of spray painting slogans on the Kappara bridge 

The activists were accused of spray painting slogans on the...

Grech Mintoff must pay €3,000 for ‘baby-killer’ slur against gay rights movement

Court says conservative activist knowingly made non-factual statements on social media to associate MGRM with funds from American pro choice organisation

Court says conservative activist knowingly made non-factual...

Child seriously injured after falling off fence in Gozo

The 7-year-old has been transferred by helicopter to Mater Dei Hospital for...

The 7-year-old has been transferred by helicopter to Mater...

Judicial promotions for Francesco Depasquale and Yana Micallef Stafrace

Judicial promotions for Francesco Depasquale and Yana Micallef Stafrace • Nadine Sant, daughter in law of Labour Party lawyer Pawlu Lia, tipped for...

Judicial promotions for Francesco Depasquale and Yana...