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10 Feb 2016 14:46Eastbourne
Missing Geoffrey has been foundPR51260/2016 Missing Geoffrey Thomas from Eastbourne was found in Brassey Parade in the town shortly after 1.30pm on Wednesday (February 10). Many thanks to all those lo...
10 Feb 2016 13:51Hastings
Worthing and Adur
Hastings man Daniel Simmons wanted on recall to prisonPR51258/2016 Police are searching for Daniel Simmons, who is wanted on recall to prison after breaching the terms of his licence. The 27-year-old from Hastings was rele...
10 Feb 2016 13:25Horsham
Police donation to help Storrington responders deliver life saving treatmentPR51257/2016 Police have given a donation to the Storrington Area Response Team to help them buy new equipment.   Police Community Support Officer Carol Boniface ...
10 Feb 2016 13:13West SussexPolice and mental health work in Sussex visited by MPPR51256/2016 The work of the police and NHS in Sussex has been showcased to a government minister in how people in a mental health crisis are looked after. Karen Bradle...
10 Feb 2016 11:31Brighton and Hove West
Hove police donate money to help 3rd Hove Scout groupPR51255/2016 Hove Neighbourhood Policing Team have donated £300 to 3rd Hove Scouts towards the refurbishment of their Scout hut. The donation comes from ...
10 Feb 2016 11:29Gatwick
Man arrested at Gatwick jailed for seven years for travel to fight in SyriaPR51254/2016 This Release is issued on behalf of the South East Counter Terrorism Unit (SECTU);   A man from Essex, who travelled to Syria with the purpose of joini...
10 Feb 2016 10:54Hastings
Missing Grace from Hastings has returnedPR51253/2016 Missing 14-year-old Grace Power from Hastings has returned home safe and well. She returned just before 9am on Wednesday (February 10) having been missing s...
10 Feb 2016 10:47Brighton and Hove Central
Witness appeal following unprovoked attack in BrightonPR51252/2016 Police have released CCTV images of three men wanted in connection with an unprovoked attack in Brighton. A Spanish man was walking up West Street towards ...
10 Feb 2016 10:35Chichester
Woman seriously injured in A272 Durleighmarsh crashPR51251/2016 The A272 is likely to be closed until lunchtime following a collision between a coach and a car at Durleighmarsh this morning (Wednesday, February 10). A 2...
10 Feb 2016 9:42Eastbourne
Police release CCTV of Eastbourne armed robbery suspectsPR51249/2016 Police have released CCTV images of two men wanted in connection with an armed robbery in Eastbourne. At approximately 9.45pm on Tuesday (9 February), the ...
10 Feb 2016 8:28Brighton and Hove West
Witnesses sought to armed robbery in HovePR51248/2016 Police are appealing for witnesses following an armed robbery in Hove. At about 10.30pm on Tuesday (9 February), a man brandishing a handgun walked into On...
10 Feb 2016 8:21Brighton and HoveDog, van and owner reunited in BrightonPR51247/2016 Indie, the German Shepherd dog, who was taken along with her owner's van from Brighton on Tuesday (February 9) has been found. The red Fiat Doblo van was r...
10 Feb 2016 7:30Wealden
UPDATED: Police seeking car and driver involved in Hailsham hit and runPR51246/2016 Police are still trying to trace the driver and vehicle involved in a hit and run in Hailsham on Tuesday (9 February). A pedestrian sustained serious injur...
09 Feb 2016 16:45Hastings
Man charged with rape of woman in HastingsPR51206/2016 A man has been charged with raping a woman in Hastings on 17 January.   Sepano Derevianko, 31, of Cornwallis Terrace, Hastings, appear...
09 Feb 2016 15:00Brighton and Hove East
Search for dog in stolen Brighton vanPR51241/2016 Have you seen a red Fiat Diablo van, AK05D ZZ, which was stolen from Cumberland Road, Brighton, near Preston Park, between 10.15am and 10.30am on Tuesday mo...
09 Feb 2016 13:56Eastbourne
Police appeal for witnesses after hit and run in Lower WillingdonPR51233/2016 Police are appealing for witnesses to a hit and run collision in Coppice Avenue, near to the junction of Southdown Avenue, Lower Willingdon, Eastbourne, on ...
09 Feb 2016 12:20Crawley
Witness appeal after attempted distraction burglary in CrawleyPR51232/2016 Police are appealing for witnesses to an attempted burglary at a home in Falcon Close, Crawley, on Wednesday (3 February). At 3.10pm two men claiming to wo...
09 Feb 2016 9:37Wealden
UPDATED: Pedestrian seriously injured in Hailsham hit and runPR51238/2016 Police are appealing for witnesses to a hit and run in Hailsham. A pedestrian - a woman in her 70s - was struck by a vehicle which failed to stop in South ...
09 Feb 2016 9:15Hastings
Two arrested on suspicion of attempted kidnap in Hastings streetPR51237/2016 Detectives are seeking witnesses to an attempt to kidnap a man in a Hastings street.   The 24-year old local man was standing in Pelham Street, Hasting...
09 Feb 2016 9:09Hastings
Woman robbed of handbag in St Leonards streetPR51236/2019 Police are searching for two men who robbed a woman of her handbag in St Leonards. The local woman, in her fifties, was in Coventry Road, St Leonards at ab...
08 Feb 2016 17:52Arun
Tribute paid to mother of two who died in Climping collisionPR51235/2016 The partner of a woman who died following a collision in Yapton Road, Climping, has paid tribute to her. Mother-of-two Charlotte Hull sustained fatal injur...
08 Feb 2016 16:07Chichester
Murder enquiry has been launched following a fire in ChidhamPR51234/2016 A murder investigation has been launched following the discovery of a couple found dead in their bungalow in Chidham on Saturday (February 6). The post mor...
08 Feb 2016 15:36FORCEWIDEGerman shepherd puppy introduced as Surrey and Sussex Police's newest recruitPR51231/2016 Meet Surrey and Sussex Police's newest recruit, Harper. At just 11 weeks old, she may appear cute and cuddly as she enjoys life as a playful puppy. But in ...
08 Feb 2016 12:50Lewes
Investigation continues into incident at A27 Lewes service stationPR51230/2016 Police are continuing to investigate the circumstances of a collision which occurred at 11am on Sunday, February 7 at a service station on the eastbound A27...
08 Feb 2016 11:06FORCEWIDEPolice support for Safer Internet DayPR51227/2016 Surrey and Sussex Police's joint Cyber Crime Unit is spreading the word about how you can protect yourself online as part of Safer Internet Day on Tuesday (...
08 Feb 2016 11:00Horsham
Woman seriously injured in Ifield crashPR51129/2016 Police are seeking witnesses to a crash in Ifield in which the driver sustained serious injuries.   Just before 8am on Sunday (7 February) a red ...
08 Feb 2016 8:55Brighton and HoveBe cautious about buying tickets for advertised event near BrightonPR51228/2016 Sussex Police are asking residents to be cautious over ticket sales site for a festival near Brighton.   The police and Brighton and Hove City Council ...
07 Feb 2016 10:50Chichester
Missing teenager Lucinda Kelly foundPR51226/2016 Missing 14-year-old Lucinda Kelly, also know as Lucinda Budd, has returned home. She went missing from Chichester on Friday evening and returned on Saturda...
06 Feb 2016 16:35Chichester
Police investigating fatal fire in ChidhamPR51224/2016 Police are investigating after a fire at a property in Chidham near Chichester where two people have died. West Sussex Fire and Rescue were called to Maybu...
05 Feb 2016 16:00Eastbourne
Eastbourne man goes to prison over indecent images of childrenPR51222/16 Graham Baillie, 54, unemployed, of Willingdon Rd, Eastbourne, appeared at Hove Crown Court on Friday 29 January and pleaded guilty to making 249 indecent im...
05 Feb 2016 15:52Horsham
Man arrested for drug possession near HorshamPR51221/2016 Police conducted a misuse of drugs warrant at Bluecoat Pond at Christs Hospital on Friday (February 5). A quantity of drugs being herbal cannabis, cannabis...
05 Feb 2016 15:17Arun
Police investigating spate of vehicle crime in BerstedPR51220/2016 Police are investigating after a number of valuables were stolen from vehicles in Bersted. Between Friday 29 January and Thursday (4 February), a total of ...
05 Feb 2016 15:05Rother
Catholic priest from Rye sentenced over indecent images of childrenPR51219/2016 Paul Clarke, 71, a Roman Catholic priest, now of Urmston, Manchester, but formerly of Watchbell Road, Rye, East Sussex, appeared at Lewes Crown Court on Fri...
05 Feb 2016 13:12Hastings
Hastings police donation to the Education Futures TrustPR51213/2016 Hastings police community support officer Faye Spires recently nominated the Education Futures Trust to receive a £250 grant from the Police Property Act Fu...
05 Feb 2016 13:10Hastings
Witnesses sought to attack on teenage girl in St LeonardsPR51214/2016 Police are appealing for witnesses after a teenager was assaulted in St Leonards. The 16-year-old was walking with her friends in Harley Shute Road at abou...
05 Feb 2016 12:04Brighton and Hove East
Brighton boy jailed over corrosive substance attackPR51212/2016 A 17-year-old Brighton boy has been sentenced to three years in custody after he pleaded guilty to wounding with intent, having thrown a corrosive substance...
05 Feb 2016 9:56Crawley
Witness appeal following serious collision on M23PR51211/2016 Police are appealing for witnesses following a serious collision at junction 10A of the M23 near Maidenbower, Crawley, at 11.35am on Thursday (4 February). ...
05 Feb 2016 8:27Arun
Witness appeal following fatal collision in ClimpingPR51210/2016 Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision in Yapton Road, Climping on Thursday (4 February). Emergency services were called at around ...
04 Feb 2016 14:48Worthing and Adur
UPDATE: Teenager injured following dog attack at Worthing parkPR51204/2016 A teenager sustained facial injuries after a dog jumped up at him at a park in Worthing. Police are appealing for witnesses to the incident, which occurred...
04 Feb 2016 13:15Hastings
Official opening of refurbished Hastings police stationPR51203/2016 Hastings police station, in the town's Bohemia Road, was officially reopened by the Lord Lieutenant of East Sussex, Peter Field, on Wednesday  (3 Febru...
04 Feb 2016 12:10Wealden
Hailsham man charged with drink-drivingPR512042/2016 At 8.30pm on Tuesday (2 February) police arrested a motorist seen driving erratically in a silver Vauxhall Corsa car on the A22 between Polegate and Hailsha...
04 Feb 2016 10:53Crawley
Man charged with sexual assaults on boy in Crawley in late 1970sPR51199/2016 A Crawley man has been charged with sexual assaults on a young boy in the 1970s. Barry Millard, 68, retired, of Keymer Road, Crawley, is to appear for tria...
03 Feb 2016 15:44Brighton and HoveAttempted robbery on Brighton seafrontPR51193/2016 Police in Brighton are seeking witnesses to an attempted robbery on the seafront in which the victim resisted an attempt to snatch his bag. The incident ha...
03 Feb 2016 13:36Arun
Death of Bognor man not suspiciousPR51197/2016 Ivars Rubenis, 46, who lived at Belmont Street, Bognor Regis, was found unconscious with a serious head injury in Marine Drive West, Bognor Regis, at about ...
03 Feb 2016 13:31Rother
Bexhill-on-Sea man to be sentenced for drug dealingPR51198/2016 A 59-year-old man, previously of Wilton Road, Bexhill-on-Sea, but who is now of no fixed address, appeared at Lewes Crown Court on Thursday (28 January) and...
03 Feb 2016 12:42Rother
Police release efit of Peasmarsh robbery suspectPR51196/2016 Police have released an efit of a man wanted in connection with a robbery in Peasmarsh. At 9.26am on Friday (29 January), officers were called to a break-i...
03 Feb 2016 11:08Brighton and Hove Central
CCTV image of man sought over rape of woman in BrightonPR51189/2016 Police in Brighton have released a CCTV image of a man they are trying to identify and interview about the rape of a woman in a flat in the city. In the ea...
03 Feb 2016 11:06FORCEWIDEDozens more motorists banned for drink and drug-driving offencesPR51195/2016 A drink-driver who took out a concrete bollard on Christmas Eve, causing extensive damage to her car, is among the latest motorists to be convicted as part ...
03 Feb 2016 8:43West SussexMissing 15-year-old Emily Besant found safe and well in CrawleyPR51194/2016 Missing teenager Emily Besant from Crawley has been found safe and well. The 15-year-old, who was last seen in the Three Bridges area at around 1.30pm on T...
03 Feb 2016 8:00East SussexMissing man John Robinson found safe and wellPR51192/2016 Missing man John Robinson from Hastings has been found safe and well.   Police would like to thank the public and the media for their help.
03 Feb 2016 7:50Worthing and Adur
Worthing area burglaries may be linkedPR51191/2016 Police think two recent burglaries in the Worthing area may be linked, and are asking anyone who saw anything suspicious or who may have other information a...
02 Feb 2016 17:02Brighton and HoveFive men jailed following Brighton kidnapping trialPR51168/2016 Three men convicted of conspiracy to kidnap a man in Brighton last year have been sentenced to a total of almost 30 years in prison. It follows a week-long...
02 Feb 2016 8:00Lewes
Police seek witnesses to assault in Seaford supermarketPR51185/2016 Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on a woman in her early 20s who was attacked in Tesco Express, Sutton Park Road, Seaford, on Saturday ...
02 Feb 2016 7:30Rother
Witnesses sought to serious injury crash in Bexhill-on-SeaPR51186/2016 A 61-year-old woman from Bexhill-on-Sea sustained multiple fractures after her pink Honda moped and a green Mazda MX-5 sports car were in collision at the j...
01 Feb 2016 16:56Brighton and HoveWitnesses sought after knifepoint robbery, HovePR51183/2016 At around 2.20am on Monday (1 February) a man entered the 24-hour Moonlight Convenience Store in Hove, threatened the cashier with a knife and demanded mone...
01 Feb 2016 16:46Mid Sussex
Car fire closes two lanes of A23 southbound at Handcross HillPR51184/2016 Emergency services are attending an incident on the A23 southbound at Handcross Hill, 300 yards from the B2115 Warninglid junction, where a car has caught f...
01 Feb 2016 16:24Horsham
Valuable quad bike stolen in Henfield burglaryPR51181/2016 Police are looking for burglars who stole a valuable quad bike, cash and jewellery from a Henfield house.   Between 2.30pm and 4pm on Friday (29 Januar...
01 Feb 2016 16:06Brighton and Hove West
Appeal after armed robbery at convenience store in HovePR51182/2016 Police are appealing for witnesses to an armed robbery at a convenience store in Hove on Sunday (31 January). A man went into the Portland Convenience Stor...
01 Feb 2016 15:27Worthing and Adur
Uninsured drink-driver convicted after trying to run from policePR51180/2016 A learner driver who attempted to run from police after being arrested for drink-driving on New Year's Day has received a 16-month ban. At about 3.20am on ...
01 Feb 2016 15:00Rother
Attempted robbery to steal a Rottweiler, Bexhill-on-SeaPR51179/2016 Police are investigating an incident in Bexhill-on-Sea in which a dog owner was confronted by a man pointing a pocket knife at her and demanding that she ha...
01 Feb 2016 12:56Crawley
Crawley man sentenced over indecent images of children and on line' hacking' offencesPR50819/2016 A Crawley man has been sentenced for on-line 'hacking' based frauds, and for offences relating to indecent images of children.   Aaron Coster, 18, unem...
01 Feb 2016 11:32Lewes
Missing Peacehaven teenager Charlie Crookes found safe and wellPR51178/2016 Peacehaven boy Charlie Crookes, 14, reported missing on Friday (29 January) and last seen in Eastbourne town centre, has been found safe and well. Poli...
01 Feb 2016 11:16Horsham
Man charged with robbery at Horsham addressPR51177/2016 Ben Atkinson, 27, of no fixed address, is due to appear in custody at Crawley magistrates court on Monday 1 February, charged with a robbery in Horsham. At...
01 Feb 2016 9:31Rother
Police investigate burglary in Downlands Avenue, Bexhill-on-SeaPR51171/2016 Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a property in Downlands Avenue, Bexhill-on-Sea, at 2.15pm on Friday. (29 January) A white iPhone 5 16GB...
01 Feb 2016 9:30Worthing and Adur
Witnesses sought to road rage incident, Shoreham-by-SeaPR51170/2016 Police are appealing for witnesses to a road rage incident in Middle Road, Shoreham-by-Sea, which occurred on Monday, 18 January at around 7.20pm.   ...
01 Feb 2016 9:12Chichester
Chichester man convicted of assault wanted on recall to prisonPR51176/2016 Police are searching for Frederick Field, who is wanted for recall to prison after breaching the terms of his licence. The 31-year-old was released from pr...
01 Feb 2016 7:55Brighton and HovePolice seek witnesses after cyclist seriously hurt in Brighton crashPR51175/2016 Police are appealing for witnesses to a crash in Brighton city centre in which a pedal cyclist and a taxi were in collision at the junction of North Street ...
31 Jan 2016 19:30Brighton and Hove East
Crawley
Missing Crawley teenager Emily Besant found in LondonPR51174/2016 Missing Crawley teenager Emily Besant, 15, who was last seen in the Preston Road area of Brighton at around 1.30pm on Wednesday (January 27) after leaving s...
31 Jan 2016 16:39Arun
Man found unconscious on Bognor seafront has now sadly diedPR51173/2016 Police are making a further appeal for information after a man, who was found unconscious on the seafront in Bognor Regis, died in hospital. The man was fo...
31 Jan 2016 15:20Brighton and Hove East
Five arrests after violent incident at squat in Lewes Road, BrightonPR51172/2016 At 10.28am on Sunday (31 January) officers were called to a report of a fight in which someone was said to have been seriously injured, at the former Lecter...
29 Jan 2016 16:47Wealden
Man charged with assaulting police officers in HailshamPR51167/2016 A man will appear at Hastings Magistrates' Court in February charged with assaulting a police officer. Nathan Walter, 20, unemployed, of London Road, Hails...
29 Jan 2016 15:37Rother
Intruder disturbed during robbery in PeasmarshPR51166/2016 Police are appealing for information after a teenager disturbed a robber in his home in Peasmarsh. At 9.26am on Friday (29 January), officers were called t...
29 Jan 2016 15:23Eastbourne
Lewes
Brighton and Hove Central
NOW FOUND: Concern for missing East Sussex 14-year old Charlie CrookesPR51165/2016 Police are concerned for the welfare of a 14-year old East Sussex boy who has gone missing from Eastbourne. Charlie Crookes, who lives in Peacehaven, was l...
29 Jan 2016 15:18Chichester
Police continue to investigate Chichester assaultPR51161/2016 Chichester Police are continuing to investigate a reported assault near the city centre. A 38-year-old local woman was walking through an alleyway that lin...
29 Jan 2016 15:06Rother
Officer attacked after domestic incident in BexhillPR51164/2016 A police officer was injured after being attacked while attending a domestic incident in Bexhill-on-Sea. He suffered bruising and swelling to his face...
29 Jan 2016 14:45Rother
Witnesses sought to motorists' row in BattlePR51163/2016 Police are seeking witnesses to a public order incident in High Street, Battle, involving two motorists.   It happened at around 3.45pm on Tuesday 19...
29 Jan 2016 13:30Hastings
Police appeal for witnesses to Hastings attempted robberyPR51149/2016 Police are appealing for witnesses after a man attempted to rob a post office in Hastings. A man went into the post office at the junction of St George's R...
29 Jan 2016 11:34Hastings
Woman robbed in Hastings streetPR51121/2016 Police in Hastings are searching for two men who robbed a woman in the street.   At 8.45pm on Saturday 9 January the 22-year old local woman was walkin...
29 Jan 2016 11:30Crawley
Witnesses sought following theft of mobility scooters in CrawleyPR51160/2016 Police are appealing for witnesses following the theft of three mobility scooters from a sheltered housing scheme in Crawley. The vehicles, belonging to el...
29 Jan 2016 10:48Lewes
Police in East Sussex seek woman over alleged witness intimidationPR51159/2016 Police in East Sussex are searching for a woman who they want to trace and interview about a report of attempted witness intimidation in a court building. ...
29 Jan 2016 10:45Worthing and Adur
Witnesses sought to Worthing area burglariesPR51157/2016 Police are investigating a break-in at a house in Findon Road, Worthing, in which eight First and Second World War medals, earrings and £400 cash were stole...
29 Jan 2016 10:00Rother
Bexhill-on-Sea man wanted on recall to prison has been detainedPR51156/2016 James Rupert Brown, 25, from Bexhill-on-Sea, convicted of common assault and wanted on recall to prison after breaching the terms of his licence, has been f...
29 Jan 2016 10:00Hastings
Hastings man jailed for sexual offences against young girls in his carePR51155/2016 A Hastings man has been sentenced to eight and a half years imprisonment for a series of sexual offences against three foster children who had been in his c...
29 Jan 2016 9:05Worthing and Adur
Worthing man on murder charge to appear at Crown CourtPR51155/2016 Colin Gale, 39, of Offington Lane. Worthing, who was charged on Thursday (28 January) with the murder of Lancing man Mark Manning, appea...
28 Jan 2016 17:41Worthing and Adur
UPDATED: Man charged with murder of Lancing man Mark ManningPR51148/2016 Detectives investigating the disappearance of Lancing man Mark Manning have charged a man with murder.   Colin Gale, 39, of Offington Lane,...
28 Jan 2016 16:45Arun
Horsham
Three jailed for home burglaries in Devon and West SussexPR51142/2016 Three men were jailed for a total of 21 years at Exeter Crown Court on Tuesday 26 January after being found guilty of conspiracy to commit burglaries in Dev...
28 Jan 2016 16:27Brighton and Hove Central
Witness appeal following hit and run in BrightonPR51153/2016 Witnesses are sought to a hit and run following which a pedestrian sustained a foot injury in Brighton. A car is reported to have run over the foot of the ...
28 Jan 2016 16:09Mid Sussex
Appeal after assault in East GrinsteadPR51152/2016 Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault in East Grinstead. Officers were called to Lingfield Road, East Grinstead at around 7.25pm on Monday (25 J...
28 Jan 2016 15:49Brighton and Hove East
Brighton and Hove Central
Man injured in unprovoked attack in BrightonPR51151/2016 Police are appealing for witnesses to an unprovoked attack at Dukes Mound in Brighton. Around 3.30am on Saturday (January 23), a man reported being struck ...
28 Jan 2016 14:06West SussexConcern for missing teenager Emily BesantPR51150/2016 Police are concerned for a missing teenage from Crawley. Emily Besant, 15, was last seen in the Preston Road area of Brighton at around 1.30pm on Wednesday...
28 Jan 2016 12:00Hastings
Man sentenced to 15 years for sex assaults on young boy in London and St Leonards.PR51144/2016 A London man has been sentenced to 15 years imprisonment after being found guilty of sexual offences against a young boy from St Leonards, and of a driving ...
27 Jan 2016 15:45Brighton and HoveMan bailed in connection with Brighton hit and runPR51145/2016 A man arrested in connection with the Brighton hit and run on January 14 has been bailed. The 31-year-old from Brighton was arrested on suspicion of drivin...
27 Jan 2016 15:09Worthing and Adur
Appeal for witnesses to Southwick hit and runPR51143/2016 Police are appealing for witnesses to a hit and run in Southwick. At about 9pm on Monday (25 January), a red van collided with a vehicle travelling in the ...
27 Jan 2016 15:04Worthing and Adur
Worthing Police officers rescue woman in seaPR51139/2016 Two Worthing police officers and a firearms officer braved 'freezing' conditions to save a woman from the sea on Friday, 15 January. They were called ...
27 Jan 2016 13:02Brighton and HoveThanks to those who got in touch after Brighton hit and run appealPR51140/2016 Hundreds of people got in touch after watching the CCTV of the hit and run in Brighton and as a direct result two people were arrested on Tuesday night (Ja...
27 Jan 2016 12:09Hastings
Wanted St Leonards man recalled to prisonPR51138/2016 Wanted man Kesley Searle, 21, from St Leonards, has been recalled to prison after handing himself in to police. Police would like to thank the public and t...
27 Jan 2016 11:35Hastings
Girl assaulted on way home in HastingsPR51136/2016 Police in Hastings are seeking a man who attacked a young schoolgirl on a footpath on The Ridge as she was walking home from school. The 14-year-old girl w...
27 Jan 2016 7:30Chichester
Substantial reward offered in Goodwood robbery investigationPR51101/2016 A substantial reward is being offered for information leading to the recovery of heirlooms stolen in a robbery at Goodwood House, near Chichester, on 13 Jan...
26 Jan 2016 20:35Brighton and HoveTwo arrested in connection with Brighton hit and runPR51135/2016 Two people have now been arrested in connection with the hit and run in Brighton. A 53-year-old man was left with serious injuries after being hit by a Fia...
26 Jan 2016 16:52West SussexPolice increasingly concerned for missing Bramber man Tim GotchPR51132/2016 Police are becoming more concerned for the welfare of missing Tim Gotch from Bramber.   The 65-year-old was last seen leaving his address i...
26 Jan 2016 16:20Brighton and HoveUpdate on Brighton hit and runPR51134/2016 The CCTV issued on Tuesday (January 26) to try and locate the driver of a Fiat 500 involved in a hit and run in Brighton earlier this month has been viewed ...
26 Jan 2016 14:46Worthing and Adur
Police investigating after thousands of pounds stolen in ShorehamPR51129/2016 Police are investigating following a robbery at the Post Office in Brunswick Road, Shoreham on Friday (22 January). Two men are believed to have broken in ...
26 Jan 2016 14:34Lewes
Missing Lily Hill from Newhaven foundPR51133/2016 Missing Newhaven woman Lily Hill has been found safe and well.   The 21-year-old was found on Monday (25 January). She had last been seen on Monday 1...
26 Jan 2016 13:33East SussexMissing Elizabeth Wright foundPR51131/2016 Elizabeth Wright, 15, who was missing from her home in Uckfield, returned safe and well and was reunited with her parents on Tuesday afternoon (January 26)....
26 Jan 2016 13:19Crawley
Missing Crawley man Kwame Appiah-Mankah foundPR51130/2016 A man who went missing from a Crawley medical centre has been found.   Kwame Appiah-Menkah, 27, of no fixed address, was last seen just after 7pm on ...
26 Jan 2016 11:55Hastings
St Leonards-on-Sea woman due in court on fraud chargesPR51128/2016 A 28-year-old woman from St Leonards-on-Sea has been charged with three counts of fraud by false representation following a report that money had been taken...
26 Jan 2016 11:45FORCEWIDEBrighton woman receives suspended prison sentence following third drink-drive convictionPR51127/2016 A prolific drink-driver who crashed her car after consuming several glasses of vodka has received a suspended prison sentence. Fiona Presley, 45, a cleaner...
26 Jan 2016 11:07Brighton and Hove Central
Appeal for videos of attack on man in BrightonPR51122/2016 Police are appealing for witnesses who filmed an assault on a man in Brighton on Saturday (January 23) to contact them if they still have the video or any s...
26 Jan 2016 9:34Brighton and HoveWere you in the area of Brighton hit and run?PR51119/2016 Police have released CCTV in a bid to identify the driver involved in a hit and run in Brighton. Officers are looking to speak to people who were in the ar...
26 Jan 2016 8:40Arun
Chichester
Search volunteers find missing Leslie in ChichesterPR51126/2016 After some 'fantastic' work by Sussex Search and Rescue volunteers. missing Leslie Collins was found on Monday evening (January 26). Mr Collins, who had be...
26 Jan 2016 8:20Arun
Thousands of pounds worth of equipment stolen from Littlehampton Golf ClubPR51105/2016 Police are investigating after about £6,500 worth of tools were taken from Littlehampton Golf Club in Rope Walk. Thieves are believed to have stolen a numb...
25 Jan 2016 21:02Wealden
Driver dies following single vehicle collision near Lower DickerPR51125 At 4.55pm on Monday (25 January) emergency services were called to the A22 near Lower Dicker, just south of the Boship Roundabout, after a car collided with...
25 Jan 2016 17:07Brighton and Hove Central
Appeal for witnesses following assault in BrightonPR51123/2016 Police are investigating an assault in which a man sustained a broken wrist in Brighton. The complainant was walking along Middle Street at about 2am on Sa...
25 Jan 2016 15:31Brighton and Hove Central
CCTV clue to Brighton attackerPR51053/2016 Police are trying to identify a group of men who they believe may have information about an attack on a man near Brighton railway station that left him with...
25 Jan 2016 13:22Brighton and Hove East
Brighton and Hove West
Wealden
Brighton and Hove Central
Harvey Moses wanted for recall to prisonPR51118/2016 Police are searching for Harvey Moses, who is wanted for recall to prison after breaching the terms of his licence. The 44-year-old was released from priso...
25 Jan 2016 12:30FORCEWIDEFewer victims of burglary and substantial sentences for those caughtPR51009/2016 Sussex Police's commitment to reducing crime has led to 930 fewer burglary victims in 2015, compared with the previous year. The 11% reduction in burglarie...
25 Jan 2016 11:50Wealden
Witnesses sought after two people assaulted in HailshamPR 51112/2016 Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on a 17-year-old man and a 21-year-old woman, both from Hailsham, who were attacked in the service road beh...
25 Jan 2016 11:14Wealden
Police investigating attempted robbery of heavy goods vehicle in NutleyPR51116/2016 Police are appealing for witnesses after a heavy goods vehicle driver reported an attempted robbery on the A22 at Nutley. The driver was heading south thro...
25 Jan 2016 10:34Brighton and Hove Central
Police investigation continues following Brighton assaultPR51114/2016 Police are continuing to investigate an assault in North Street, Brighton which happened at around 7.10am on Saturday (23 January). A 28-year-old man of no...
25 Jan 2016 10:14Brighton and HoveMissing Jade has been foundPR51115/2016 Missing Jade Cooper, 17, was found at Brighton railway station in the early hours of Monday morning (January 25) after she made a call home asking to be pic...
25 Jan 2016 8:37East SussexMissing Hastings man appeal renewed and extendedPR51099/2016 Sussex Police have renewed their appeal for information about missing Hastings man Karl Bunster and have extended their enquiries to Kent, Devon and Scotlan...
24 Jan 2016 15:38Chichester
Witness appeal after 38-year-old woman is assaulted in ChichesterPR51111/2016 Police are appealing for witnesses after a 38-year-old local woman was assaulted in Chichester at around 10.30pm on Saturday (23 January). The victim was w...
24 Jan 2016 12:23Horsham
Lewes
Concern for missing Timothy Gotch from BramberPR51110/2016 Police are concerned about the welfare of missing 65-year-old Timothy Gotch from Bramber. Timothy was last seen leaving his address in The Street on Thursd...
23 Jan 2016 14:00Brighton and Hove Central
UPDATE: Police investigating assault in North Street, BrightonPR51108/2016 Police are investigating an assault in North Street, Brighton which happened at around 7.10am on Saturday (23 January). Emergency services were called afte...
22 Jan 2016 17:17Rother
Missing Shanon Lench from Winchelsea Beach returns home safe and wellPR51104/2016 19-year old Shanon Lench of Winchelsea Beach, who had not been seen or heard of since visiting a friend in Eastbourne on Wednesday (20 January), r...
22 Jan 2016 15:34Chichester
Jailed - Selsey motorcyclist who filmed his own dangerous drivingPR50707/2016 A motorcyclist who filmed himself doing speeds of up to 155mph on roads in Sussex and Hampshire has been jailed.   Robert Hammond, 60, of Upways Clos...
22 Jan 2016 12:15Brighton and Hove Central
Brighton girl escapes falling TV by inchesPR51096/2016 An eight-year-old girl narrowly escaped serious injury when a television was thrown from a third floor window of a house in Brighton.   The gi...
22 Jan 2016 10:07Wealden
Woman who died following collision in Mayfield is namedPR51081/2016 A motorist who died following a three vehicle collision in Argos Hill, Mayfield on Thursday (14 January) has been formally identified. Carolyn Freedma...
21 Jan 2016 17:43Crawley
Man sentenced for criminal damage in CrawleyPR51097/2016 A man has been sentenced having pleaded guilty to causing criminal damage to a hotel room in Crawley. Lewis Holley, 43, unemployed, of no fixed address...
21 Jan 2016 13:25Hastings
Wanted Hastings man Christopher Mackay arrestedPR51092/2016 Hastings man Christopher Mackay, 40, who was wanted on recall to prison, was arrested in St Leonards-on-Sea on Wednesday afternoon (January 20).
21 Jan 2016 13:13Horsham
Jewellery stolen during burglary in ShipleyPR51091/2016 A large quantity of jewellery has been stolen from a house in Shipley. Police are appealing for witnesses to the burglary, which occurred in Countryma...
21 Jan 2016 12:10Brighton and HoveSpate of thefts from vans in Brighton and HovePR51090/2016 Van owners in Brighton and Hove are being advised to remove any power tools and valuable from their vehicles following a spate of thefts since the s...
21 Jan 2016 9:30Eastbourne
Police donation to Eastbourne hospital radio servicePR51083/2016 Police in Eastbourne have donated £200 to Radio DGH to help upgrade the playout system. This will provide better quality of sound in the broadcasting of ...
21 Jan 2016 9:06East SussexMissing Joseph found safe and wellPR51078/2016 Missing 22-year-old Joseph Coney from Eastbourne was found safe and well in Eastbourne on Wednesday evening (January 20).   Thanks to eve...
21 Jan 2016 8:00Eastbourne
Witnesses sought to collision in Eastbourne town centrePR51085/2016 Police want to speak to anyone who may have seen a road traffic collision in Eastbourne town centre on Wednesday (21 January) in which an elderly woman p...
21 Jan 2016 8:00Arun
Police investigate serious injuries sustained by man in Bognor RegisPR51084/2016   Police are trying to discover how a young Bognor Regis man ended up with serious head injuries that have left him critically ill in a coma in Sou...
20 Jan 2016 15:31Arun
Witness appeal following serious collision in LittlehamptonPR51082/2016 Police are appealing for information following a serious collision between a van and a pedestrian in Littlehampton. At 10.14am on Wednesday (20 January...
20 Jan 2016 14:20Brighton and Hove East
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Brighton and Hove Central
Witness appeal following violent robbery in BrightonPR51079/2016 Police have released a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to in connection with a violent robbery in Brighton. Officers were called to Bartho...
20 Jan 2016 12:46Brighton and HoveMissing Biwash foundPR51078/2016 A man who was missing from Brighton since August has been located following a media appeal for information about his location. A caller to Sussex Poli...
20 Jan 2016 12:45Rother
NOW FOUND: Bexhill-on-Sea man wanted on recall to prisonPR51077/2016 Sussex Police is seeking James Rupert Brown, 25, from Bexhill-on-Sea, who is wanted on recall to prison.   Brown has breached the terms of his licenc...
20 Jan 2016 11:57Brighton and HoveBrighton man sent to prison for sexual offences involving childrenPR51076/2016 A Brighton man has been sentenced to prison over sexual offences involving children. Benjamin Toop, 28, of Shanklin Road, Brighton, was sentenced to s...
20 Jan 2016 11:49Arun
Witness appeal following burglary at Rustington cafePR51075/2016 Police are appealing for witnesses after a charity box was stolen from a café in Rustington. Sometime between 4.15pm on Friday (15 January) and 8.15am ...
20 Jan 2016 11:30Mid Sussex
Anti-social behaviour in Burgess Hill town centrePR51074/2016 Sussex Police are appealing to people in Burgess Hill for help and information following a spate of anti-social behaviour in the town centre, and in part...
20 Jan 2016 10:48Brighton and HoveLee Compton wanted on warrant for recall to prisonPR51073/2016 Police are searching for 30-year-old Lee Compton from Brighton, who is wanted for recall to prison after breaching the conditions of his release licence....
20 Jan 2016 10:09East SussexMissing Milton Keynes man Ciaran Pearson may be in East SussexPR51072/2016 Thames Valley Police is appealing for the public's help in tracing a missing 23-year-old man who may be in East Sussex. Ciaran Pearson was last seen at...
20 Jan 2016 10:00Chichester
Two men charged with burglary in Middleton-on-Sea to appear at Crown CourtPR51067/2016 Two men appeared before Crawley magistrates on Monday (18 January) charged with burgling a house in Sea Lane, Middleton-on-Sea on Friday, 15 January. ...
20 Jan 2016 10:00Chichester
Rightful owners sought to suspected stolen property seized in SelseyPR51069/2015 Police are seeking the rightful owners to 64 items found in a garage in Selsey and believed to have been stolen during the autumn of 2015.  ...
20 Jan 2016 10:00Eastbourne
Eastbourne drug dealer jailed for five yearsPR51070/2016 An Eastbourne drug dealer is starting a five-year prison sentence after being caught offering drugs to another drug dealer. Ryan Bodle, 32, from Rye S...
20 Jan 2016 9:49Worthing and Adur
Man assaulted in Worthing - appeal for witnessesPR51071/2016 Police are appealing for witnesses after a man reported being attacked in Shelley Road, Worthing, just before midnight on Saturday (16 January). The&n...
20 Jan 2016 8:24Brighton and Hove East
Man stabbed in street in BrightonPR51066/2016 A 45-year-old man was treated for a stab wound following an incident in Brighton on Tuesday lunchtime (January 19). Police and ambulance services were ...
19 Jan 2016 15:52Arun
Felpham fatal crash victim namedPR51065/2016 The woman who died after being in collision with a car in Bognor Regis on 13 January has been named as 92-year old Dulcie Roberts of Grassmere Close, Fel...
19 Jan 2016 14:24Hastings
Sentimental jewellery stolen during St Leonards burglaryPR51063/2016 Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary after sentimental jewellery was stolen from a house in Marline Avenue, St Leonards, on Tuesday 12 Januar...
19 Jan 2016 13:58FORCEWIDESussex Police soars in Stonewall equality tablePR51062/2016 Sussex Police has jumped 80 places to 22nd in the list of gay friendly employers in the UK.   Over 400 employers entered the 2016 Stonewal...
19 Jan 2016 12:57Worthing and Adur
Thousands of pounds confiscated from Worthing man convicted of drugs offencesPR51061/2016 Police have confiscated £25,000 from a Worthing man convicted of drug-related offences. At Chichester Crown Court on 11 August, Brian Hearn was found ...
19 Jan 2016 11:14Hastings
Man attacked with noxious liquid in St LeonardsPR51060/2016 Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was sprayed in the face with a noxious liquid at his home in St Leonards. Two men, wearing balaclavas, a...
19 Jan 2016 11:08Brighton and Hove West
Hove man sentenced over indecent images of childrenPR51057/2016 A Hove man has been sent to prison for 12 months for offences relating to indecent images of children. Giuseppe Panto, 53, a waiter, of Portland Road, ...
19 Jan 2016 11:04Chichester
Appeal for witnesses to serious RTC in ChichesterPR51059/2016 Emergency services were called after a report that a driver had hit a woman who was lying in the B2110 Selsey Road near the junction of St George's Drive...
19 Jan 2016 11:00Brighton and Hove Central
Man suffers broken jaw in night time Brighton attackPR50149/2016 Police in Brighton are investigating a vicious and unprovoked attack on a young man in a city square.   The victim, an 18-year old man was visiting...
19 Jan 2016 10:30Hastings
Witnesses sought after woman attacked in St Leonards-on-SeaPR51058/2016   Witnesses are being sought after a woman was assaulted in Battle Road, St Leonards-on-Sea, during the early hours of Sunday, 3 January. The ...
19 Jan 2016 10:03Brighton and Hove East
Brighton and Hove Central
Witness appeal following hit and run in BrightonPR51038/2016 Police are investigating after a man was involved in a collision with a car in Montague Place, Brighton at around 3.40pm on Thursday (14 January). A 5...
18 Jan 2016 16:33Brighton and HoveConcern for missing woman Sinead Matthews - last seen in HovePR51056/2016 Police are growing concerned for missing woman Sinead Matthews who was last seen in Hove. Sinead, 25, is from the London area but was last seen on Chri...
18 Jan 2016 16:28Crawley
Man charged following report of criminal damage in Crawley hotel roomPR51055/2016 Sussex Police has charged a man following reports of criminal damage to a room in the IBIS Hotel, London Road, Crawley. The incident was reported to ha...
18 Jan 2016 16:00Wealden
Hailsham nail bar owner found guilty of attempted murderPR51054/2016 A man has been found guilty of trying to kill his wife and son by setting fire to their nail bar business in Hailsham last year. Ducbac Vuong, 52, kno...
18 Jan 2016 15:20Worthing and Adur
Appeal for witnesses after man suffers broken jaw in LancingPR51052/2016 Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was attacked and suffered a broken jaw in North Road, Lancing.   The 20-year-old victim was wait...
18 Jan 2016 13:33Hastings
Appeal for witnesses after student robbed in HorshamPR51050/2016 Police are appealing for witnesses after a foreign exchange student was assaulted and robbed of his bag in Horsham.   The 17-year-old boy was w...
18 Jan 2016 12:19Crawley
Police advice to residents following spate of Crawley burglariesPR51048/2016 Police are advising residents in Crawley to ensure all their doors are locked even when they are at home following a series of burglaries.   T...
18 Jan 2016 11:25FORCEWIDEPolice and partners work over Christmas to combat domestic abusePR51027/2016 As Christmas approached, Sussex Police and partners launched crackdown on domestic abuse.   The often hidden problem can blight family and personal...
18 Jan 2016 10:47Mid Sussex
Man jailed following double fatal collision at HandcrossPR51047/2016 A man has been sentenced to six years in prison after the car he was driving crashed and killed two of his friends. Kyle Witney, 21, of Finches Lane in...
18 Jan 2016 10:10Eastbourne
Police donation boosts security at Leaf Hall Trust, EastbournePR51045/2016 Police in Eastbourne have donated £250 to Gina Leonard of the Leaf Hall Trust, Seaside, Eastbourne, to fund improved security at the premises.   I...
17 Jan 2016 20:00East SussexUPDATE: Missing Bexhill-on-Sea girl found safe and wellPR51044/2016 Bexhill-on-Sea teenager Chloe Miller, missing from home since Friday, was located in the town safe and well on Sunday evening (17 January). Police wish t...
15 Jan 2016 15:17Chichester
Further appeal after Goodwood House robberyPR51042/2016 Detectives are continuing their appeal for information after jewellery was stolen from Goodwood House, near Chichester, during a robbery. A large amou...
15 Jan 2016 15:16Worthing and Adur
Albanian teenager Renato Bajamaj missing from WorthingPR51041/2016 Police are concerned for the welfare of missing Albanian teenager Renato Bajamaj. The 17-year-old was last seen at the address he had been staying at ...
15 Jan 2016 14:00West SussexInterview opportunity re Goodwood House break-inPR51039/2016
15 Jan 2016 14:00FORCEWIDEPolice and partners work to combat child sex exploitation in SussexPR51034/2016 Sussex Police, working in partnership with the three independent Local Safeguarding Children Boards across the county, are launching a three-month Child ...
15 Jan 2016 13:17Arun
Man charged following burglaries in East Preston and RustingtonPR51036/2016 Following an appeal for information on his whereabouts, Sussex police have arrested Joseph Guy Shaw.   The 42-year-old, of no fixed address, wa...
15 Jan 2016 12:56Horsham
Witness appeal following A24 collision near WashingtonPR51037/2016 Police are appealing for witnesses following a collision between a single-decker bus and a van on the A24 near the Washington roundabout.   Em...
15 Jan 2016 10:00Rother
Bexhill Police donation to local community centrePR51028/2016 Police in Bexhill-on-Sea have donated £300 to a local community centre, The Pelham, to fund new catering equipment such as pots and pans so tha...
15 Jan 2016 9:52Wealden
Police investigating fatal collision in MayfieldPR51031/2016 Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision in A267 Argos Hill, Mayfield at around 6.15pm on Thursday (14 January). Three vehicles ...
15 Jan 2016 9:16East SussexMissing London Linda Chapelle has been foundPR51033/2016 Linda Chapelle, 28, who was missing from Bexhill, has been found safe and well in London.
15 Jan 2016 8:38West SussexA24 closed northbound by Washington roundaboutPR51032/2016 Sussex Police is advising motorists that the A24 is closed northbound on the A24 near the Washington roundabout. Emergency services are on the scene ...
14 Jan 2016 17:28Chichester
Appeal after thousands of pounds worth of jewellery is stolen from Goodwood House, near ChichesterPR51030/2016 Police investigating a break in at Goodwood House, near Chichester, are making a nationwide appeal in a bid for information and to trace stolen jewellery...
14 Jan 2016 15:15Mid Sussex
Police investigating assault in Burgess HillPR51029/2016 Police are investigating following an assault in a pub in Church Road, Burgess Hill at around 9pm on 24 December. The victim, a 46-year-old local man, ...
13 Jan 2016 18:12Lewes
Mid Sussex
Woman killed in A23 collision namedPR51025/2016 The woman who was killed in a collision on the A23 near the Pyecombe services on Monday (11 January) has been named.   She was Brianna Cambridg...
13 Jan 2016 17:34Horsham
Horsham rape investigation: Man arrestedPR51020/2016 Detectives investigating the rape of a 21-year-old woman in Horsham in August have arrested a man.   The 27-year-old Horsham man was question...
13 Jan 2016 16:33Arun
Pedestrian dies after collision in Bognor RegisPR51024/2016 A 92-year-old woman has died after being in collision with a car in Bognor Regis. Emergency services were called to the scene outside the Post Office ...
13 Jan 2016 14:59Wealden
Two officers injured in HailshamPR51022/2016 Two officers needed hospital treatment after being injured while arresting a man in Hailsham on Saturday night (January 9). Police were called to The G...
12 Jan 2016 17:43Hastings
St Leonards man arrested after being recalled to prisonPR51016/2016 Christopher White from St Leonards, who was wanted on recall to prison, has been arrested. White, 24, breached the terms of his licence after being jai...
12 Jan 2016 17:42Arun
Horsham
Teenager has car seized following antisocial driving manoeuvre in HorshamPR51015/2016 A teenager's car was seized after police witnessed him carrying out an antisocial driving manoeuvre in Horsham. Officers were on patrol in an unmarked ...
12 Jan 2016 17:02Arun
Body found in Pagham believed to be Ronald WicksPR51014/2016 Police have found the body of a man in a field near Pagham at around 2pm on Tuesday (12 January). Although the body has not been formally identified, i...
12 Jan 2016 16:00FORCEWIDENewsdesk Note; Media briefing on child sexual exploitation 15 JanuaryPR51013/2016
12 Jan 2016 15:33FORCEWIDEPlea from Syrian refugee mothers as numbers of female UK travellers risePR51006/2016 This is a national media release issued on behalf of all police forces.   Latest figures from UK national counter terrorism policing show that wom...
12 Jan 2016 15:12Wealden
Appeal for witnesses after woman is verbally abused at Forest Row garagePR51012/2016 Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was verbally abused by a man and intimidated as she tried to park at the Esso Tesco garage in Forest Row...
12 Jan 2016 14:42FORCEWIDEDrink-driver convicted after being found asleep in car at traffic lightsPR51011/2016 A drink-driver found asleep in his car at traffic lights is among the latest to be convicted as part of Operation Dragonfly. A total of 182 arres...
12 Jan 2016 11:36Worthing and Adur
Information sought after woman wakes up at unknown Worthing address with sexual injuriesPR51010/2016 Police are appealing for information after a young woman is suspected to have been raped in Worthing. The 21-year-old woman woke up at an unknown addre...
12 Jan 2016 7:54Mid Sussex
Warning to drivers about icy road conditions in Mid SussexPR51008/2016 Police are warning drivers to take care on the minor roads leading to the A23 this morning (Tuesday 12 January) due to ice.   There has b...
12 Jan 2016 7:30Brighton and Hove Central
Witnesses sought after woman attacked in BrightonPR50995/2016 Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on a woman in her 50s from Cuckfield who was attacked in Russell Road, Brighton, on Sunday, 3 Janua...
11 Jan 2016 17:45FORCEWIDECrime group sentenced to more than 18 years for door-step frauds in the South EastPR51007/2015 This Release is issued on behalf of the South East Regional Organised Crime Unit   A network of organised criminals committing fraud offences i...
11 Jan 2016 14:40Chichester
CCTV image released following suspected theft in East Street, ChichesterPR50985/2016 Police have released CCTV images of two people they would like to speak to in connection with a suspected theft in Chichester. An 87-year-old local wom...
11 Jan 2016 14:30FORCEWIDEBritish Transport Police officer convicted of drink-drivingPR51005/2016 A British Transport Police (BTP) officer who crashed his car moments after leaving a Christmas party has been convicted of drink-driving. James Smooth...
11 Jan 2016 14:10Horsham
Man jailed following stabbing in HenfieldPR51004/2016 A man who smashed a car window with his head then stabbed the owner inside has been jailed. Shane Elliott was arrested at his home in Wantley Hill Esta...