Tag: ħabs

14 stopped from smuggling drugs into prison

14 individuals were stopped from smuggling drugs into Corradino Correctional Facility during the months between January and August 2019. In twelve cases,...

Man jailed 8 months for stealing credit cards

A man was condemned to eight months imprisonment after he pleaded guilty to stealing his friend's credit card to book himself a...

Man gets 3 years in jail for Gzira car thefts

A man has been given three years in jail after being found guilty of a string of thefts from cars on the island.

‘There is no reason to use solitary confinement as a punishment’...

The dean of the Faculty for Social Welfare, Professor Andrew Azzopardi has claimed that there is no reason why solitary confinement at the Corradino...

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...

Counterfeit passport lands man 8 months imprisonment

A man is to be jailed for eight months following an admission of an attempt to use a false passport to travel from Malta.Toni...

Accused of supplying heroin 20 years ago; case still pending

A man that had been waiting for twenty years to face accusations that he supplied the heroin to his wife, on which she overdosed...

Young prisoner dies in custody

A 28 year old man from Sliema died after he had been found unconscious in the Forensic Section at Mount Carmel Hospital. The incident...

Two pregnant pickpockets remanded in custody

Two Bulgarian women aged 23 and 27, were remanded in custody after they were charged with pick-pocketing. The cases occurred recently in Sliema.Police Inspector...