Tag: Drug

U.S. emergency approval broadens use of Gilead’s COVID-19 drug remdesivir

Gilead said on Wednesday the drug, which is given by intravenous infusion, had helped improve outcomes for patients with COVID-19, the respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus, and provided data suggesting it worked better when given earlier in the course of infection.

Two arrested following Cospicua drug find

The operation was conducted by the Drugs Squad which was assisted by the Rapid Intervention Unit.

Cocaine and cannabis smuggling received setback in 2019 – data

The psychotropic drug Khat, popular among drug users around 2010 seems to have disappeared from the Customs seizures lists.

Drug use and possession land over 5,000 in court

Between 2013-2019, 3,800 persons were arraigned in court accused of having drugs in their possession.

230 inmates receiving drug addiction treatment

90 inmates are receiving treatment for their drug addiction in prison.In information which was tabled in parliament,...

22-year-old case ends in 9 month jail term

A drug trafficking case stretching over 22 years has concluded in a man being handed down a sentence of nine months of imprisonment.Police had...

25 people arrested in Rabat following drug bust

25 people with different nationalities have been arrested following a raid by the Drug Squad in Rabat during the night.The persons were arrested following...

Updated: At least two detained in Police drug bust at Blata...

At least two people are being held in custody after police raided an apartment in Mountbatten Street Blata l-Bajda in what is so far...

Brazil, Paraguay police arrest five people plotting to free drug gang...

Police arrested five Brazilian drug traffickers on Thursday accused of plotting to free a leader of the Red Command drug gang from jail in...

Photos: €28.5 million worth of Cannabis found by customs department

Malta's Customs Department said that initial indications suggest that around 10,000 to 11,000 kilograms of cannabis resin have been found, valued at approximately €28.5...