Tag: detention centre

19 jailed over Safi detention centre riots

Nineteen men were jailed after admitting to being involved in in riots which took place at the Safi detention centre last October, while another who protested his innocence was acquitted of all charges.

Greece to speed up creation of migrant holding centres to ease...

Authorities said on Monday they would proceed with the purchase of land on the islands of Lesbos, Chios and Samos, and press ahead with plans to create holding facilities on state-owned land on Kos and Leros.

Migrants denied bail over Safi Detention Centre protest

Some 20 migrants were denied bail after they were arraigned in court on Tuesday following the incidents at Safi Detention Centre.

“Detention and open centre workers not well-supported” – Delia

The workers at the detention centres and open centres are not supported well enough. Adrian Delia, Nationalist Party (PN) leader, said this...

Protest for freedom at Safi detention centre

People being held at the detention centre in Hal Safi protested against their unlawful detention.Several such protests...

17 year old migrant detained after attempt to escape detention centre

A 17 year old immigrant was apprehended after attempting to escape from Ħal Safi’s Detention Centre.A spokesperson for the...

Migrants in Safi Detention Centre protest for their freedom

Members of the Maltese Police Special Intervention Unit and dog squad were called to the Safi Detention Center last night after a number of...

Man who escaped from Safi detention centre given a second chance

One of the men involved in a mass break-out from the Safi detention centre was given a suspended sentence upon his arraignment on Wednesday.The...