Alleged phone snatcher denied bail
The man snatched the phone from the hands of a young girl while she was waiting on a bus stop
No bail for suspected pickpocket
The young woman was arrested on a bus after undercover police observed her attempting to steal a purse from another passenger’s bag
Man who kicked police officer in the head gets jail, will be repatriated

The man will be repatriated back to Tunisia after he serves his sentence, with the magistrate calling him 'a danger to society and a threat to public order...

The man will be repatriated back to Tunisia after he serves...

George Degiorgio's partner, Anca Adelina Pop, released on bail

George and Alfred Degiorgio and George Degiorgio’s partner Anca Adelina...

George and Alfred Degiorgio and George Degiorgio’s...

Pregnant inmates want hospital transfer because of 'despicable' prison conditions

Two women serving five-month jail terms for pickpocketing are at an advanced stage of pregnancy and want to be transferred to hospital

Two women serving five-month jail terms for pickpocketing...

Elderly man acquitted of 2001 cocaine importation charge

The 69-year-old was acquitted of conspiracy to import drugs in a case dating...

The 69-year-old was acquitted of conspiracy to import drugs...

Young man says he 'hates himself' over drunk-driving fatality

The 20-year-old charged with negligently causing the death of 19-year-old Tim...

The 20-year-old charged with negligently causing the death...

Updated | Caruana Galizia murder suspects await bail decision in money laundering case

George Degiorgio's partner, Anca Adelina Pop, could be released on bail in the money laundering case filed against her and the two Caruana Galizia murder...

George Degiorgio's partner, Anca Adelina Pop, could be...

Judge’s refusal to remove himself from Panama case breached Simon Busuttil’s rights

A Constitutional Court has ordered Judge Antonio Mizzi to recuse himself on the Panama Papers appeals against a magisterial inquiry

A Constitutional Court has ordered Judge Antonio Mizzi to...

Unjust for police to charge people ‘just to play it safe’, new judge says

In her first sitting, Judge Consuelo Scerri Herrera has called for a more rigorous system of scrutiny to ensure police charge only bona fide cases •...

In her first sitting, Judge Consuelo Scerri Herrera has...

Hungarian father-of-two arrested over fraud in his homeland

The man is wanted by Hungarian authorities to answer to 26 cases of fraud

The man is wanted by Hungarian authorities to answer to 26...

Man charged over illegal lottery

The accused was charged with organising an unlicensed lottery, as well as aggravated theft from a house in Zejtun

The accused was charged with organising an unlicensed...

Witness recalls shocking moment policeman vanished underneath Liam Debono's car

A young witness described to the court how 17-year-old Liam Debono drove straight towards PC Simon Schembri after refusing to hand over his ID card

A young witness described to the court how 17-year-old Liam...

Worker seriously injured in Mosta fall

The man was working on the factory's roof when he fell around a storey 

The man was working on the factory's roof when he fell...

Updated | Lifeline ship captain granted permission to travel to Germany

Claus-Peter Reisch requested permission to travel abroad to visit his elderly mother

Claus-Peter Reisch requested permission to travel abroad to...

Thief injures shopkeeper during robbery

The owner of the shop attempted to resist the thief but could not stop him making off with an unspecified of cash

The owner of the shop attempted to resist the thief but...

Bail for Caruana Galizia murder suspects would disturb society too much, court rules

The court pointed to the men’s criminal records, saying that they had been condemned for a wide range of offences in the past, saying this showed that...

The court pointed to the men’s criminal records,...

Paqpaqli tragedy: Super car had traction control switched off when it ploughed into people

Porsche engineers told the court on Tuesday that the Spyder 918 had its traction control mechanism switched off and was being driven in racing mode when it...

Porsche engineers told the court on Tuesday that the Spyder...

Bail for man who threatened and injured partner

The man was also charged with escaping from the police station while he was...

The man was also charged with escaping from the police...

[WATCH] Update 2 | Magistrate leads inspection of MV Lifeline

The experts have surveyed the ship and its computers as part of proceedings...

The experts have surveyed the ship and its computers as...

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