Tag: Drug possession

Far fewer drug possession arraignments during pandemic

The Covid-19 pandemic appears to have led to a sharp drop in prosecutions over drug possession, if figures tabled in Parliament are any indication.

18 fined for attending party; 5 arrested for drug possession

The police said that it was informed about loud music coming from White Rocks area where various cars were parked at around 3.30am on Sunday.

Youth arrested after drug find in Bormla

The man was arrested before anyone opened the door. A search yielded several packets containing a substance suspected to be drugs, a pocket knife and a brass-knuckle. He was then escorted to the police headquarters.

Youth sentenced to six months in prison

In addition to the jail term, the man was also fined €1,000 for cocaine and marijuana possession.

Man accused of drug possession released from arrest

A man accused of being in possession of nine kilograms worth of cannabis has been released from arrest after being locked up...

Two men accused of drugs possession and trafficking

Two men were arrested in Qawra yesterday after being found in possession of drugs.In a police statement, the Drugs...

Men remanded in custody after charge in connection to 31kg cannabis...

Two brothers were remanded in custody on charges of smuggling 31kg cannabis which were discovered inside their vehicle upon their arrival from Pozzallo.The two...

300 minors charged in 2018

Three hundred minors were charged in court, while a further thirty minors were charged in front of the Tribunal with drug related charges in...

Police officer arrested during a football match in Gozo

A young Police constable from Nadur was arrested after he was found in possession of drugs during a football match in Gozo, on Sunday...