Maltese hit-and-run police officer is hailed a hero

A Maltese traffic officer who almost died in a hit-and-run attack has thanked the Prime Minister for his support. PC Simon Schembri has been hailed a hero for his courage after losing an arm in the horrific accident in Luqa two months ago. The dad-of-three from Paola paid tribute to Joseph Muscat for his kindness and help […]

Man killed in Marsascala fire hailed ‘a hero’

A man who died after trying to save his neighbours from their burning flat has been hailed ‘a true Maltese hero’. Gordon Spiteri, 35, died in hospital after breathing in smoke during the horror blaze in Marsascala. Malta Police told 89.7 Bay he became overwhelmed and trapped by the terrifying flames and thick smoke which […]