Matthew Agius is Senior Reporter on Law and Court Affairs at MaltaToday. He is also a Legal Procurator and Commissioner for Oaths. Prior to reading Law at the University of Malta, Matthew served in the British Army.

First-time arsonist handed suspended sentence after admitting to destroying BMW
Court & Police
A 34-year-old man has been sentenced to two years in prison, suspended for...
Smuggled jet-skis were ‘for fun’, claimed shipper fighting extradition to Italy
Court & Police
Paul Attard, who is fighting extradition to Italy over a 10-tonne cannabis...
Landlord found guilty of stealing electricity from hair salon tenant
Court & Police
A Ghaxaq hair salon’s landlord has been convicted of stealing thousands...
Driver denies criminal charges over Gharghur Mercedes crash
Court & Police
Man charged in connection with Gharghur car crash in that left a woman fighting...
Man chopped up girlfriend’s credit cards, destroyed mobile phone to make her miss return flight
Court & Police
Court hears how man on on holiday in Malta with girlfriend destroyed her credit...
Woman charged with cheque fraud
Court & Police
A woman from Santa Lucija has denied fraud, forgery and other charges after she...
Man accused of assaulting his wife after attending a wedding, released on bail
Court & Police
A man from Tarxien has been charged with assaulting and injuring his wife after...
Caruana Galizia murder: Degiorgio brothers offer information in renewed bid for pardon
Court & Police
The Degiorgios want a presidential pardon to reveal information about a former...
[WATCH] Pope Francis to migrants: 'You are not statistics but flesh and blood, people with faces and dreams'
National
'You gave voice to the stifled plea of those millions of migrants whose...
[WATCH] Pope Francis urges mercy and reconciliation, warns against hypocrisy in Papal mass
National
Pope Francis used the Gospel story about a woman caught in adultery to issue an...
[WATCH] Pope follows predecessor's footsteps in visit to St Paul's Grotto
National
Like Pope Benedict and Pope John Paul II before him, Pope Francis visited St...
Pope in Gozo: ‘Be open to those who need your help and who flee persecution’
National
The Pope addressed the faithful in Gozo at the Marian shrine of Ta’...
Pope to Maltese: May you always cultivate legality and transparency, for the eradication of corruption and criminality
Pope Francis arrives in Malta for two-day visit
National
Pope Francis arrived in Malta this morning for a two-day visit
Man admits to assaulting and threatening his parents
Court & Police
A 29-year-old man from Santa Venera has been accused of assaulting his...
Sanctions board accused of wrongly fining firm over Russian billionaire’s yacht
National
A Russian billionaire with close links to Vladimir Putin could have used a...
Yorgen Fenech lawyers make final submssions in constitutional case for bail
Court & Police
Madam Justice Hayman is expected to deliver judgment on April 27
Man denied bail for car arson
Court & Police
A 38-year-old man from Ħamrun has been denied bail after being charged with...
Election 2pm turnout: 12-point drop in votes cast, heaviest decline in Labour stronghold
Election 2022
The Electoral Commission has announced that the approximate voting turnout...
[IN PICTURES] Leaders cast their ballots in 2022 General Election
Election 2022
Robert Abela and Bernard Grech cast their votes as voting gets underway across...