Tag: Prison

Youth inmates will not be transferred to Corradino – Minister Camilleri

Home Affairs Minister Byron Camilleri has denied that there are plans to transfer youths who are currently imprisoned at the Centre of Residential Restorative Services at Imtaħleb, to Corradino Correctional Facility in Paola.

Man awaiting extradition commits suicide

A Maltese man who was awaiting extradition to the United States, has committed suicide at the Corradino Corrective Facility on Monday.

New uniforms for prison inmates

Minister Byron Camilleri advised Parliament that the prisoners at the Corradino Correctional Facility are set to get new uniforms.

War crimes judges sentence Congolese warlord Ntaganda to 30 years in...

The International Criminal Court sentenced former Congolese military leader Bosco Ntaganda on Thursday to 30 years in prison for atrocities including murder, rape and...

Violence at Corradino: Minister not informed; data says otherwise

Interior Minister Michael Farrugia has told the Parliament that no statistics are available on cases of violence committed between inmates at Corradino Correctional Facility....

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...

No specific section for solitary confinement in Corradino – Minister

There is only a small section of Corradino Correctional Facility that could be used for solitary confinement but there is no area specifically dedicated...

Ministry denies that there are prisoners sleeping on floor

The Ministry for Home Affairs and National Security has denied the statement that there are prisoners sleeping on the floor at Kordin’s Correctional Facility.A...

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...

Stealing five hats leads to two months in prison

A 27-year-old man from Poland was sentenced to two months in prison after he admitted to stealing five hats from a shop in Mellieħa.Michael...