Tragedy averted as police stop teenager in custody from self-harming
The incident happened at the police headquarters in Floriana
Prison director rejects George Degiorgio's mistreatment claims
The Director of Prisons rebuffed the allegations of 'inhuman and degrading treatment', calling them 'totally unfounded'
Attempted murder convict awarded €3,000 in damages over unassisted police statement

The prisoner, who is serving an 18-year sentence for stabbing a motorist in 2005, had filed constitutional proceedings three years ago

The prisoner, who is serving an 18-year sentence for...

‘I'm an idiot for interfering’ says man charged over Floriana fight

The man said he had been ganged up and only threw the first punch out of ‘fear’

The man said he had been ganged up and only threw the first...

Residents evacuated after gas cylinder explosion in Qawra

The explosion occurred at a pastizzeria during the night

The explosion occurred at a pastizzeria during the night

Man seriously injured after falling from roof

The man was injured after falling through a skylight while attempting...

The man was injured after falling through a skylight while...

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...