15-year-old boy charged with Marsaskala thefts
Boy tells court school did not send for him and magistrate asks the prosecution to verify this with the education department
Construction worker seriously injured after fall
A 23-year-old construction worker was seriously injured after falling from a height of one storey in Tarxien
Sniffer dog leads to arrest of man importing cannabis

The man was charged in court on Friday morning and pleaded not guilty to the...

The man was charged in court on Friday morning and pleaded...

Malta footballer released on bail after appealing harassment conviction

Clifford Gatt Baldacchino has been released on bail after appealing a 15-month prison sentence he was handed for harassing his former girlfriend and breaching...

Clifford Gatt Baldacchino has been released on bail after...

Updated | Swimmer dies after finding himself in difficulty at Mellieħa

A 25-year-old Colombian died on Thursday after facing difficulty while swimming at l-Aħrax tal-Mellieħa

A 25-year-old Colombian died on Thursday after facing...

French tourist tells defence lawyer to shut up in court when questioned

The man claimed that his wife and himself were assaulted by a taxi driver that attempted to overcharge them

The man claimed that his wife and himself were assaulted by...

Health inspection at La Paloma hotel turns into drug bust

A man living in the hotel complex was arrested by the police during an...

A man living in the hotel complex was arrested by the...

Man who raped Italian woman gets 20 years, accomplice in kidnapping gets five

Seydon Bandango was found guilty of raping the Italian woman • Accomplice Emmanuel Ngumezi was acquitted of rape but was sentenced to five years for...

Seydon Bandango was found guilty of raping the Italian...

El Hiblu migrants told police they would rather die than return to Libya, court hears

The three teenagers had been rescued by a merchant vessel and forced its crew to change course for Malta when they found out they were being taken back to Libya

The three teenagers had been rescued by a merchant vessel...

Man who turned violent during five-a-side match gets suspended sentence

The man punched an opponent in the eye after the football match got heated

The man punched an opponent in the eye after the football...

Malta footballer imprisoned for harassing ex-partner

Accused, who stalked former partner and inundated her with phone...

Accused, who stalked former partner and...

Irregular worker who allegedly stole €30 denied bail

The accused, who allegedly broke into a Marsascala restaurant and stole some...

The accused, who allegedly broke into a Marsascala...

Man who threatened Roberta Metsola conditionally discharged after apologising in court

Accused says he is sorry for warning the PN MEP she would end up like slain journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia

Accused says he is sorry for warning the PN MEP she would...

Jury trial: one man acquitted, the other found guilty of rape

Jurors have been deliberating the fate of the two men who stood accused of...

Jurors have been deliberating the fate of the two men who...

Homeless drug trafficker does not ask for bail because he has no place to stay

The man was caught in possession of cannabis resin and cocaine

The man was caught in possession of cannabis resin and...

Court to decide on Daphne Caruana Galizia murder suspect’s latest bail application

The criminal court is expected to take a decision on whether to grant Vincent Muscat’s bail in the coming days

The criminal court is expected to take a decision on...

Regretful arsonist set house on fire over marital problems

52-year-old charged with setting fire to his family home, sentenced to...

52-year-old charged with setting fire to his family...

Russian owner of rundown hotel that housed migrants, sells Maltese passports

Paloma Hotel will not be closing down despite Environment Health Directorate describing it as a 'public health emergency' 

Paloma Hotel will not be closing down despite Environment...

No discrimination in thug’s sentencing, after lawyer flags magistrate’s comments

The man had his sentence reduced by a year after an appeals court judge ruled that he had turned his life around 

The man had his sentence reduced by a year after an appeals...

Man who smashed glass in barman's face has sentence reduced

Srdan Simic, found guilty of partially blinding a barman in an unprovoked...

Srdan Simic, found guilty of partially blinding a barman in...