Massage parlour owner acquitted of running a brothel
Despite police finding 74 condoms at the massage parlour, its owner told the court that he had expressly prohibited sexual services
Customs’ drug bust: 10 tonnes of cannabis resin worth €28.5 million inside container ship
‘Largest ever drug find in Malta’ as over 15 tonnes of cannabis resin intercepted at Malta Freeport inside container ship sailing to Libya
Convicted murderer claims fundamental rights violated when secret service tapped his phone

Charles Muscat, known as il-Pips, is contesting the law that empowers the Security Service to tap phone calls without independent judicial oversight

Charles Muscat, known as il-Pips, is contesting the law...

Kitchen help remanded in psychiatric custody after being accused of theft

Although not dismissed from his job, the 31-year-old kitchen helper has been charged with committing theft at the restaurant he works at, and from a...

Although not dismissed from his job, the 31-year-old...

Man suffers serious injuries after stabbing at Manoel Island

Police say a 22-year-old man was stabbed on Thursday night after an argument at...

Police say a 22-year-old man was stabbed on Thursday night...

Reformed drug addict’s one-year jail term reduced to suspended sentence on appeal

Court of Appeal hears how former drug addict, who breached probation order's terms, had finally taken steps to tackle substance abuse problem

Court of Appeal hears how former drug addict, who breached...

Men acquitted of seriously injuring neighbour in 2009 Zebbug scuffle

Court declared there was not enough evidence to prove how events had transpired...

Court declared there was not enough evidence to prove how...

Man suffers serious head injuries in St Julian’s fight

The argument broke out at roughly 1:30am

The argument broke out at roughly 1:30am

Lifeless body recovered from sea at Xemxija

The police said the body was recovered at roughly 5:15pm on Wednesday

The police said the body was recovered at roughly 5:15pm on...

AFM officer files judicial protest after being refused position he ranked first for

After ranking first for the position with the army band, he was told that he couldn't take up the position

After ranking first for the position with the army band, he...

Man jailed for three months for unauthorised gambling

He was also charged with damaging police property while being held under arrest...

He was also charged with damaging police property while...

Man remanded in custody for Facebook comments threatening police officers

The man had written that people were right to drive over police officers, after reading an article about the number of speeding tickets dished out by the police

The man had written that people were right to drive over...

Debono claims breach of fair trial after President attended police solidarity march

Man accused of attempted murder of police constable says President’s actions could have shaped public opinion against him  

Man accused of attempted murder of police constable says...

Man with conviction sheet ‘thick as a bible’ jailed two years for stealing laptops

The man pleaded guilty to stealing two laptops and a woman’s handbag

The man pleaded guilty to stealing two laptops and a...

Man's four-year prison sentence for cocaine possession reduced on appeal

Court of Appeal reduces man's sentence after considering proportionality of punishment, length taken for court decision and legislators' view on drugs

Court of Appeal reduces man's sentence after...

Mother gave Liam Debono cannabis at 9 ‘to keep him quiet’, court told

The 17-year-old said he had been smoking three to four grams a day since the age of nine as his mother would give it to him to keep him quiet

The 17-year-old said he had been smoking three to four...

Opposition leader’s role on Egrant inquiry ‘stultified’ by Attorney General

Lawyer for Opposition leader Adrian Delia accuses Attorney General of preventing him from informing public on matters of public interest

Lawyer for Opposition leader Adrian Delia accuses Attorney...

Alfred Degiorgio gambled €570,000 over the years, losing €71,000, court hears

A number of witnesses testified today in the money-laundering case against George and Alfred Degiorgio and George Degiorgio’s partner Anca Adelina Pop

A number of witnesses testified today in the...

Doctors testify about struggle to keep Hugo Chetcuti alive

The compilation of evidence against Bojan Mitic, accused of murdering Paceville...

The compilation of evidence against Bojan Mitic, accused of...

Motorcyclist suffers serious injuries in Imgarr collision

A 27-year old motorcyclist from Marsaskala has been admitted to hospital...

A 27-year old motorcyclist from Marsaskala has been...

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