Tag: Drug trafficking

Two arrested over drug trafficking

The police found 25 packets which are likely to contain heroin inside the car of 34-year-old man of Bormla. While 11 packets of what appears to be synthetic drugs were seized from a 38-year-old man of Ħal Tarxien.

Woman arrested after importing cannabis for trafficking

The Customs Department had informed the Police's Drug Squad that four glass jars had arrived in Malta containing a substance believed to be cannabis in a parcel addressed to the woman.

Marsascala bar owner accused of drug trafficking

A bar owner was granted bail after he was arraigned in court facing drug trafficking and money laundering charges on Tuesday. The...

Addict used to “earn €200 daily for transporting drugs”

A 24 year old man confessed to trafficking cocaine and heroin, as well as being in possession of cannabis. He told the...

Court hears about drug kingpin’s extensive operation

The Court heard how Jordan Azzopardi had been under surveillance prior to his arrest as the compilation of evidence against the suspected drug kingpin...

Pope says killing of women has become ‘plague’ in Latin America

Pope Francis urged Latin America's leaders on Thursday to shun corruption and tackle gang violence, drug trafficking and the killing of women, which he said...

Iran seizes six tonnes of heroin destined for Europe

Iranian authorities have seized more than six tonnes of heroin destined for Europe and dismantled five international gangs who were trafficking the drugs, state...

Defendants deny trafficking 84kg of cannabis

Two men, a 26-year-old man from Mosta and a 42-year-old man from Qawra, were taken to Court after being charged with trafficking cannabis.They were...

Speedboat owner acquitted of drug trafficking charges

A speedboat owner has been cleared of drug trafficking charges almost nine years later. Duncan Bonnici, 42, from Burmarrad was charged with importing considerable...