Drug smuggling gang acquitted 17 years later, for not having lawyer during interrogation
Eight acquitted of involvement in 2001 drug-smuggling conspiracy due to lack of evidence due to subsequent legal developments
Three-year sentence reduced to probation after man is cleared of rape
The alleged victim had withdrawn her complaint rendering the crime impossible to prosecute
Man accused of trying to burn partner's sister alive granted bail

The man, who was accused of trying to burn his partner’s sister...

The man, who was accused of trying to burn his...

Driver injured in Handaq truck collision

Two trucks collided close to the Handaq school on Wednesday, injuring one driver 

Two trucks collided close to the Handaq school on...

Hearsay rule clears man of burglary

The prosecution’s key witness said she could not be certain that the accused was the person she had seen clambering over a low wall into her...

The prosecution’s key witness said she could not be...

Pickpocketing pensioner jailed for six months after guilty plea

Man appeals prison sentence, granted bail

Man appeals prison sentence, granted bail

Court seizes Sliema house burglar's €30,000 bail bond

The man had fled Malta after a court found that there was enough evidence for...

The man had fled Malta after a court found that there was...

Man seriously injured in Rabat fall

The 56-year-old man was working on a garage roof in Rabat when he fell 

The 56-year-old man was working on a garage roof in...

Driver cleared of responsibility for death of 15-year-old pedestrian

Sara Farrugia was crossing the road near the Cottonera sports centre with her...

Sara Farrugia was crossing the road near the Cottonera...

Caruana Galizia murder case: Judge rules Deputy Police Commissioner Silvio Valletta should not be involved

Deputy Police Commissioner Silvio Valletta has been ordered by the courts to desist from taking part in the Daphne Caruana Galizia murder investigation as a...

Deputy Police Commissioner Silvio Valletta has been ordered...

Homeless man accused of theft from airport

The drifter was remanded in custody on charges of having stolen photography...

The drifter was remanded in custody on charges of having...

Fake entry visa lands man in jail

The man was arrested at Malta International Airport after immigration officials suspected his visa had been falsified

The man was arrested at Malta International Airport after...

Theft of glass-breaker from bus leads to drug conviction

After accused was found to have stolen glass-breaker, search of his residence...

After accused was found to have stolen glass-breaker,...

Man denies smashing letterboxes after argument with parents

Accused admitted he had damaged letter boxes as he was upset after arguing with...

Accused admitted he had damaged letter boxes as he was...

Woman drops criminal complaint against partner who shot at her residence

The man admitted firing at his partner's residence in Xgħajra and carrying a revolver without a licence

The man admitted firing at his partner's residence...

Passenger seriously injured in head-on collision

A driver was slightly injured, and a passenger was seriously injured in a...

A driver was slightly injured, and a passenger was...

Elderly woman dies after feeling unwell  swimming in Zebbug, Gozo

The woman was feeling unwell while swimming at a bay in Zebbug, Gozo

The woman was feeling unwell while swimming at a bay in...

Man wins compensation after nine-year court delay

The man received €4,000 in compensation after the court took nine...

The man received €4,000 in compensation after the...

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