Building contractor who pocketed property deposits jailed
The court pointed to the man’s long criminal record which it said was indicative of the man’s character
Man who had previously been deported pleads guilty to supermarket thefts
The prosecution charged the man with returning to Malta despite having been deported but could not prove it in court
Raver caught with 66 drug sachets denied bail

The man hid the drugs in the lining of his shorts, and had also resisted arrest

The man hid the drugs in the lining of his shorts, and had...

Thief who drove dangerously to evade police denied bail

The man was stopped by the police after he ran a red light and was discovered...

The man was stopped by the police after he ran a red light...

Fraudster who swindled couple of thousands conditionally discharged

A man accused of fraud and recidivism has been conditionally...

A man accused of fraud and recidivism has...

Prosecution's error sees drunk driver who caused woman’s death let off with fine

The man was charged with causing the death of the woman in October 2015 when she had in fact succumbed to her injuries two years later

The man was charged with causing the death of the woman in...

Updated | Jordan Azzopardi denied bail

The alleged drug trafficker’s lawyer argued in court that it was unjust for him to be kept in custody given that he was innocent until proven guilty

The alleged drug trafficker’s lawyer argued in...

Elderly woman grievously injured after being hit by car in Gzira

The 74-year-old was badly hurt after being run over by a car

The 74-year-old was badly hurt after being run over by a car

Updated | Carnival enthusiast dies after electric shock while working on float

The 45-year-old man was working in a carnival warehouse in Marsa • Summer carnival celebrations have been cancelled

The 45-year-old man was working in a carnival warehouse in...

Man suffers burns at home while replacing gas cylinder

The 25-year-old Syrian resident suffered severe burns to his body when flames...

The 25-year-old Syrian resident suffered severe burns to...

Youth seriously injured after getting trapped under car in the Kirkop tunnels

An 18-year-old has been seriously injured, during a traffic accident in the Kirkop tunnels on Wednesday

An 18-year-old has been seriously injured, during a traffic...

Youth who fell during bus ride in danger of losing his life

The Italian man suffered grievous injuries to his spleen on account of the fall

The Italian man suffered grievous injuries to his spleen on...

Clubber who smashed bottle in woman’s face gets suspended sentence

Slap on the wrist for clubber who smashed bottle in woman's face 13 years...

Slap on the wrist for clubber who smashed bottle in...

Detainee who smashed door to Safi detention centre tells court he ended up outside 'by mistake'

A detainee at the Safi Detention Centre has pleaded not guilty to escaping from the centre insisting that he ended up outside the facility 'by mistake'

A detainee at the Safi Detention Centre has pleaded not...

Man injured in mass breakout from Safi detention centre given second chance

Mohammed Sellem was seriously injured during the escape, spending a month in hospital and undergoing two surgeries

Mohammed Sellem was seriously injured during the escape,...

Motorcyclist seriously injured in Birkirkara crash

A 33-year-old man was grievously injured on Tuesday in a traffic accident

A 33-year-old man was grievously injured on Tuesday in a...

Uninsured drunk driver assaulted assistant police commissioner, court told

A motorist who allegedly panicked after being involved in a traffic accident whilst drunk driving an uninsured vehicle and then assaulted two policemen has...

A motorist who allegedly panicked after being involved in a...

Gozo Ferry worker charged with stealing handbag

A Gozo Channel employee has been released on bail after being accused of...

A Gozo Channel employee has been released on bail after...

‘Foreign Legionnaire’ jailed over police assault, fake passport

The man slightly injured a police constable while trying to escape from police...

The man slightly injured a police constable while trying to...

Customs officials seize €5,400 in undeclared cash from airport passenger

The passenger was found to be carrying €15,400 by customs officials at the Malta International Airport 

The passenger was found to be carrying €15,400 by...