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30 Oct 2014 16:27Brighton and Hove East
Brighton and Hove West
Eastbourne
Brighton and Hove Central
Thomas Fear, Eastbourne man, sought for recall to prisonPR47296/2014 Sussex Police are seeking 19-year old Thomas Fear, from the Eastbourne area, who is wanted for recall to prison after breaching his prison release licence c...
30 Oct 2014 14:41Hastings
Operation Magpie: Man arrested after burglary in St LeonardsPR47294/2014 A 22-year-old man has been questioned by police after a home in St Leonards was broken into. Between 8pm on 22 October and 8.45am on 23 October a burglar b...
30 Oct 2014 14:30Hastings
Police appeal for witnesses to motorbike theftPR47293/2014 Police are investigating the theft of a motorbike from Priory Road, Hastings, between 6pm on Monday (27 October) and 8.05am on Tuesday (28 October...
30 Oct 2014 14:13Lewes
Necklace snatched from disabled woman on Seaford EsplanadePR47291/2014 Police are warning the public to be on their guard after a disabled lady was targeted by a distraction thief on the Esplanade in Seaford. Shortly before 10...
30 Oct 2014 13:25Hastings
Sat nav stolen from a car in St LeonardsPR47290/2014 Police are investigating the theft from a white Peugeot 107 that was parked in St Margaret's Road, St Leonards, on Thursday 16 October.   Between 7.1...
30 Oct 2014 13:07Wealden
Sussex Police donates £200 to Forest Row Village Support NetworkPR47289/2014 Crowborough police have donated £200 to the Forest Row Village Support Network to help them advertise their services. The Forest Row Village Support Networ...
30 Oct 2014 12:42Horsham
Missing person Aaron Clark found safe and wellPR47287/2014 Missing teenager Aaron Clark, from Horsham, has been found safe and well. We would like to thank the public and the media for their help tracing him.
30 Oct 2014 12:00Eastbourne
Eastbourne police cadets support for White Ribbon anti-domestic abuse campaignPR47286/2014 To help support the White Ribbon campaign, Eastbourne volunteer Police Cadets worked hard at the local Youth Fair on Tuesday 28 October by asking young peop...
30 Oct 2014 9:16Brighton and HoveOne year of centres in Brighton to tackle homelessnessPR47267/2014 This month sees a year of the centres set up to help rough sleepers in Brighton and Hove. The emergency assessment centres, or EACs, were started in Octobe...
29 Oct 2014 17:45Brighton and Hove East
Appeal after teenage girl raped in Ovingdean, BrightonPR47282/2014 Police are seeking witnesses after a teenage girl was raped in Ovingdean on Wednesday afternoon (29 October). A 14-year-old girl has reported that she was ...
29 Oct 2014 17:37Brighton and HoveDrivers urged to avoid the A27 at Falmer if they canPR47283/2014 Drivers heading eastbound are being urged to avoid the A27 near Falmer if they can because of a crash. Shortly after 4pm today (Wednesday 29 October) a car...
29 Oct 2014 17:00Arun
Felpham missing person Rosemarie Hardwell foundPR47281/2014 Rosemarie Hardwell, 39, who was missing from Felpham has been found safe and well.
29 Oct 2014 15:54Eastbourne
Burglary at Eastbourne building sitePR47279/2014 Police are seeking information concerning a burglary at a building site in the North Harbour area of Eastbourne.   It happened in Pacific Drive betwe...
29 Oct 2014 15:36Brighton and HoveMan charged with attempted robberies in BrightonPR47268/2014 A man has been charged for a series of attempted robberies in Brighton on Friday (October 24). Shane Elmer, 35, of Oriental Place in Brighton has been char...
29 Oct 2014 15:21Brighton and Hove Central
Moving CCTV of witnesses sought for rape in Steine Street, BrightonPR47278/2014
29 Oct 2014 14:53Eastbourne
Free security marking for bikes at Eastbourne Youth FairPR47276/2014 Officers from Eastbourne Neighbourhood Policing Team gave free bike security marking to young people and members of the community on Tuesday (28 October). ...
29 Oct 2014 14:46Crawley
Two men assaulted in CrawleyPR47277/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on two men, aged 28 and 38, who were attacked in Southgate Avenue, Crawley on Saturday (25 O...
29 Oct 2014 14:42Mid Sussex
Five burglaries in one night in Burgess Hill, Ardingly and Crawley DownPR47275/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after burglars broke into five homes in an evening in Mid Sussex. Between 6pm and 9pm on Tuesday (28 October) two houses...
29 Oct 2014 14:26Hastings
Hastings police warn against the use of helium gas to get highPR47274/2014 Small empty containers of pressurised helium gas have been discovered discarded in Old Town, Hastings. These have mainly been found in the area around Swan...
29 Oct 2014 13:00Worthing and Adur
Superstar Arts receives £400 PPAF grant from Worthing PolicePR47252/2014 Worthing Police has donated £400 to Superstar Arts to allow them to continue to offer high quality, meaningful creative projects for young people and adults...
29 Oct 2014 12:56Crawley
Police appeal for witnesses after 31-year-old man is assaulted in CrawleyPR47270/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on a 31-year-old man who was attacked in Friary Way, Crawley on Saturday (25 October).  The victim wa...
29 Oct 2014 12:13Rother
Driver sought after attack on man in BattlePR47269/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a driver got out of his car in Battle and assaulted a 30-year-old man. The victim suffered swelling and pain to hi...
29 Oct 2014 7:30Mid Sussex
Low cost shed alarms to boost security in Mid SussexPR47266/2014 Mid Sussex residents are being encouraged to add extra security to their sheds this winter by snapping up a low cost shed alarm. With the weather getting c...
28 Oct 2014 17:53East SussexOperation Magpie: Man charged with burglary in EastbournePR47263/2014 A 39-year-old man is to appear in court charged with a burglary at a home in Eastbourne. Joseph Doyley, of Cavendish Place, Eastbourne, is accused of break...
28 Oct 2014 16:25FORCEWIDEOperation Dragonfly: Man who smashed car into traffic light banned from the roadsPR47262/2014 Two more men have been banned from the roads after being caught in a crackdown on drink-driving in Sussex. Dean White, 20, was almost three times the drink...
28 Oct 2014 15:26Brighton and Hove Central
Men may have witnessed rape in Steine Street, BrightonPR47245/2014 Police wish to talk to two men who may be witnesses to a rape in Steine Street, Brighton, on Saturday morning. CCTV shows three people - a woman and t...
28 Oct 2014 15:21FORCEWIDEKeep Halloween safe and funPR47259/2014 "Be polite on Halloween night!" that's the message from Surrey and Sussex Police to those planning to celebrate Halloween on Friday night (October 31). ...
28 Oct 2014 15:16Hastings
Electrical items stolen from flat in HastingsPR47258/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a flat in Linton Road, Hastings, between 11.20am and 4.20pm on Tuesday (21 October). A number of e...
28 Oct 2014 15:04Chichester
Two fined in Chichester alcohol test purchasing operationPR47257/2014 Staff at two licensed premises in the Chichester district have been fined after selling alcohol to underage customers in a test purchasing operation. ...
28 Oct 2014 14:25Brighton and HovePolice seek gang following aggravated burglary at Brighton churchPR47256/2014 Police are seeking five men who attacked and tied up a 33-year-old Albanian man while looking for valuables at St Augustine's Church in Stanford Avenue, ...
28 Oct 2014 14:15Brighton and Hove Central
Three people injured in Brighton collisionPR47251/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a collision on Bear Road in Brighton. Emergency services were called after a blue Subaru collided with a wall ne...
28 Oct 2014 13:59Worthing and Adur
Missing Tiffany Gladwin from SomptingPR47255/2014 Fifteen-year-old Tiffany Gladwin is missing from her home in Sompting. Tiffany was seen in Worthing around 2pm on Monday (October 27) having left her ...
28 Oct 2014 12:59Chichester
Teenage girl approached by man in East DeanPR47254/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a teenage girl was approached by a man in East Dean, near Chichester. The victim was walking along Charlton Road a...
28 Oct 2014 11:38Rother
Missing Battle girl found safe in LondonPR47250/2014 Missing Battle girl Marnie Stocking, 16, has been safely found in London. Police would like to thank the media and members of the public for their h...
28 Oct 2014 11:02Eastbourne
Pensioner attacked and pushed in front of a bus in EastbournePR47249/2014 Police are appealing for information after a man pushed a pensioner into the path of a bus in Eastbourne. The 75-year-old victim was leaving Rockwells ...
27 Oct 2014 17:07Brighton and HoveMan to appear in court charged with stealing dieselPR47248/2014 A 33-year-old man is to appear in court charged with trying to steal containers of diesel from a building site. At 9.45pm on 16 October dog handler PC ...
27 Oct 2014 16:32Brighton and Hove Central
Man attacked with bottle in Brighton barPR47246/2014 Sussex Police are appealing for witnesses to an attack at a Brighton bar in which a man received head injuries.   The incident took place in the sm...
27 Oct 2014 16:05Brighton and HoveWoman damages car in BrightonPR47247/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a car was damaged by a woman in Brighton. At about 7.30pm on Saturday 18 October, a woman ran in front of a p...
27 Oct 2014 15:17Rother
Missing Anna Wysocka believed to be in BexhillPR47244/2014 Missing woman Anna Wysoka, 38, also known as Anna Lapis and Anna White, is believed to have been in Bexhill over the weekend. Anna has been missing fro...
27 Oct 2014 14:58Brighton and Hove Central
Man sentenced after parking row attackPR47225/2014 A man has been sent to prison for three years for attacking a man in a row over parking in Brighton. Robert Downs, 23, unemployed from Baranscraig Aven...
27 Oct 2014 14:29Hastings
Hastings officers take part in police world indoor football tournamentPR47238/2014 Seven Hastings police officers took part in the Police World 5 a Side Indoor football tournament held in Holland between Monday 6 and Friday 10 October. ...
27 Oct 2014 13:48Worthing and Adur
Witnesses sought after driver narrowly misses pedestrian in WorthingPR47242/2014 People who saw a car narrowly missing a woman as she crossed the road in Worthing are being asked to contact police. PC Matthew Frost said: "In p...
27 Oct 2014 13:30Hastings
Fishing equipment stolen from a garage in St LeonardsPR47241/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a house in Douce Grove, St Leonards, between 8pm on Wednesday (22 October) and 8.45am on Thursda...
27 Oct 2014 13:02Arun
Chichester
Man died in collision near Bognor is namedPR47240/2014 The man who died in a collision near Bognor on Tuesday (October 21) has been named as Graham Arthur Cox. Mr Cox, 67, from Selsey Road, Hunston, near Ch...
27 Oct 2014 12:05FORCEWIDEOperation Magpie - Second hand dealers visited in crackdown on the sale of stolen goodsPR47239/2014 Police are to visit second hand dealers across the region to try to cut the bottom out of the burglary market. Officers will target second hand shops t...
27 Oct 2014 11:31Brighton and Hove Central
Missing Jordan Ash found in BrightonPR47238/2014 15-year-old Jordan Ash who had left a care home in Manchester and had been seen in Brighton, his home city, was found safe in Brighton on Saturday 25 Oct...
27 Oct 2014 11:10FORCEWIDEOperation Dragonfly: Woman banned from the roads after crashing while driving home from night out drinkingPR47237/2014 A woman who decided to drive home drunk after a night out with friends has been banned from the roads. Elizabeth Cogbill, 21, got behind the wheel and ...
27 Oct 2014 10:45Lewes
Rogue trader warning across Lewes districtPR47198/2014 Police are currently receiving regular calls about 'rogue trader' activity across Lewes District.   Incidents include vulnerable and usually elderl...
27 Oct 2014 7:31Eastbourne
AMENDED RELEASE: Police investigate indecent assault on boy in EastbournePR47233/2014 Detectives are currently investigating an indecent assault on an 11-year-old boy in Eastbourne.   It happened at about 6.30pm on Wednesday...
27 Oct 2014 7:30Eastbourne
Police seek witnesses after car and pedal cycle collide in EastbournePR47232/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a road traffic collision at the junction of Carlisle Road and Granville Road, Eastbourne, which happened shortly af...
26 Oct 2014 20:30Rother
Concern for missing Battle teenager Marnie StockingPR47235/2014 Police are becoming increasingly concerned for the safety of teenager Marnie Stocking, missing from Battle since Friday evening (24 October).   ...
26 Oct 2014 13:29Brighton and HoveWoman found injured on A27 slip road at FalmerPR47234/2014 Police were called to the westbound slip road leading onto the A27 at Falmer, near Brighton, shortly after 6am on Sunday (26 October) after a woman was f...
25 Oct 2014 7:29Worthing and Adur
Two die in car crash on A280 at Long Furlong, PatchingPR47230/2014 A man and a woman - respectively the driver and passenger in a silver Toyota Avensis - have both died following a crash on the A280 Long Furlong at Patch...
24 Oct 2014 16:06Chichester
Tyre safety promoted in Chichester and SelseyPR47229/2014 More than 20% of vehicles tested by Chichester neighbourhood policing team officers had tyres that failed to meet legal requirements. ...
24 Oct 2014 15:53FORCEWIDEHave you seen convicted burglar Simon Bercowitz?PR47228/2014 Have you seen convicted burglar Simon Bercowitz? The 67-year-old was jailed for five and a half years in June 2012 for a series of burglaries in Hampsh...
24 Oct 2014 15:38Eastbourne
Man could be key witness to Eastbourne rapePR47217/2014 Police are hoping to trace this man who could be a key witness to a rape in Eastbourne in the early hours of Sunday (October 19). The man seen in this...
24 Oct 2014 15:18Worthing and Adur
Brighton and Hove Central
Man sentenced to 21 years for historic sexual abusePR47221/2014 A man was found guilty of sexual offences against a child in Brighton during the 1970s. Bruce Ernest Geoffery Schooley, 62, from Lancing stood trial at...
24 Oct 2014 15:06Hastings
Police investigate criminal damage in Hughenden Road, HastingsPR47226/2014 Police are investigating an incident in Hughenden Road, Hastings, in which the front window of a house was smashed. It happened at about 10.30pm on Wed...
24 Oct 2014 14:27FORCEWIDEBe Bright, Be Seen as the nights draw inPR47222/2014 With the clocks going back this weekend, road policing officers from Sussex have joined forces with the Sussex Safer Roads Partnership (SSRP) to promote ...
24 Oct 2014 13:24FORCEWIDEWanted man linked to burglaries across four countiesPR47218/2014 Police are appealing for help to find a man who is now wanted for questioning over more than a dozen burglaries and attempted burglaries across four coun...
24 Oct 2014 13:05Wealden
Polegate man remanded in custody on attempted murder chargePR47219/2014 Joseph O'Riordan, of Guardian Court, Brookside Avenue, Polegate, appeared before Brighton magistrates on Friday (24 October) charged with the attemp...
24 Oct 2014 12:47Brighton and HoveMan sentenced to 20 years for Brighton rapesPR47215/2014 A rapist, robber and thief has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for his crimes in Brighton. Louis Thomas, 35, unemployed, of Lower Rock Gardens, Br...
24 Oct 2014 12:01Chichester
Three members of the same family convicted of assault near BillingshurstPR47186/2014 Three people have been found guilty of assault after a fight near Billingshurst in 2012. Gary Stevens Senior, 46, and Kim Stevens, 47, both of Plaistow...
24 Oct 2014 11:52Brighton and HoveDitchling Beacon, near Brighton, closed to traffic following car crashPR47216/2014 Emergency services are at the scene of a car crash on 248 metre Ditchling Beacon, north of Brighton, which happened at about 11am on Friday. (24 October)...
24 Oct 2014 11:25Crawley
Missing Crawley woman Hannah Spraget found safe and wellPR47214/2014 Missing Crawley woman Hannah Spraget, 24, has been found safe and well. She was located just before midnight on Thursday (23 October). Police would like ...
24 Oct 2014 11:08Crawley
Boy arrested in connection with bus attacks in CrawleyPR47193/2014 A 16-year-old boy from Crawley has been arrested on suspicion of common assault and criminal damage in connection with the vandalism in Broadfield on Oct...
24 Oct 2014 10:19Brighton and Hove East
Woman arrested after cannabis raid in BrightonPR47213/2014 Police found around 18 cannabis plants after executing a drugs warrant in Brighton on Tuesday (October 21). Officers attended an address in Wolverstone...
24 Oct 2014 9:29West SussexMissing girls foundPR47207/2014a Stacey Baldwin, of Crawley, and Courtney Richards, from Portslade, reported missing on Wednesday (22 October) have been found safe and well.
24 Oct 2014 9:24Brighton and HoveMissing Jordan Ash from BrightonPR47211/2014 Police are looking for 15-year-old Jordan Ash who has left a care home in Manchester and has been seen in Brighton, his home city. Jordan went missing...
24 Oct 2014 9:00West SussexCitizens Advice Bureaux in West Sussex become hate incident reporting centresPR47212/2014 As part of its continuing drive to increase the awareness and reporting of hate crime, Sussex Police has teamed up with the Citizens Advice Bureau in a p...
24 Oct 2014 8:15Wealden
Man charged with attempted murder after Polegate stabbingPR47209/2014 Police investigating an incident on Wednesday (22 October) at Guardian Court, Brookside Avenue, Polegate, in which a 47-year-old woman was stabbed have c...
24 Oct 2014 8:08Rother
Beach huts broken into at Bexhill-on-SeaPR47210/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after several beach huts were broken into along Herbrand Walk, Bexhill-on-Sea Workmen undertaking sea defence work n...
23 Oct 2014 16:54Arun
Chichester
Police issue warning over legal highsPR47208/2014 Emergency services were called to a shop in in ChichesteraAt around 4pm on Tuesday (October 21) where a man was acting strangely and saying he felt unwel...
23 Oct 2014 16:49West SussexNOW FOUND - Concern for missing girls Stacey Baldwin and Courtney RichardsPR47207/2014 BOTH GIRLS HAVE BEEN FOUND SAFE AND WELL   Police are concerned for the welfare of two girls who have gone missing together.   Stace...
23 Oct 2014 16:23West SussexConcern growing for missing Hannah SpragetPR47206/2014 Police are growing concerned for a woman missing from Crawley. Hannah Spraget, 24, was last seen by her mum and sister on October 21 around 4pm in the...
23 Oct 2014 14:35Wealden
Police investigate attempted murder at a flat in PolegatePR47202/2014 Police are investigating an attempted murder at a flat in Guardian Court, Brookside Avenue, Polegate.   The victim, a 47-year-old woman, was found ...
23 Oct 2014 14:30Wealden
Motorcyclist seriously injured in A22 Lower Dicker collisionPR47205/2014 A motorcyclist suffered a serious foot injury when he was involved in a collision with a car at Lower Dicker on Wednesday afternoon (October 22). The ...
23 Oct 2014 14:24Brighton and HoveWoman involved in Saddlescombe Road, Brighton, crash sadly diesPR47204/2014 A 37-year-old Henfield woman seriously injured in a road crash at Saddlescombe Road between Brighton and Poynings on Saturday, 4 October, sadly died at ...
23 Oct 2014 13:59Rother
Burglar tricks his way into home of pensioner in BeckleyPR47203/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a man tricked his way into the home of a pensioner by claiming she owed him money for gardening work. The 87-...
23 Oct 2014 13:13FORCEWIDEElectric cars to be trialled by police in Sussex and SurreyPR47201/2014 Electric cars are to be used on the streets of Sussex and Surrey to see how effective they could be in policing.   Two Nissan LEAF cars and a Nissa...
23 Oct 2014 12:57Chichester
Breakthrough for detectives investigating the Valerie Graves murderPR47158/2014   Detectives investigating the murder of Valerie Graves in Bosham believe they have made a breakthrough in the case. Forensic scientists have o...
23 Oct 2014 10:32Wealden
Heathfield man charged with fireworks and explosives offencesPR47200/2014 A Heathfield man has been charged with offences relating to the possession of explosive material, documents containing information likely to be of use in...
23 Oct 2014 8:43Rother
St Leonards man jailed for false burglary reportPR47197/2014 A St Leonards-on-Sea man has been sent to prison for making a false report of burglaries, when he was the thief all along.    J...
23 Oct 2014 8:31Brighton and Hove West
Missing Richard Callan from BrightonPR47199/2014 Police in Brighton are looking for 49-year old Richard Callan who has not been seen since 27 September.   He left his work in the city having r...
22 Oct 2014 15:38Brighton and Hove Central
Appeal for witnesses to sexual assault in BrightonPR47195/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was sexually assaulted near the Royal Pavilion in Brighton.   The 20-year-old victim was in an...
22 Oct 2014 15:10Lewes
Valuable stamps stolen from house in LewesPR47194/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a property house in Kingston Road, Lewes, between Tuesday 16 September and Friday, 19 September. A...
22 Oct 2014 14:44Hastings
Hastings window cleaner faces fraud allegationsPR47185/2014 John Burrows, 42, a window cleaner, of Athelstan Road, Hastings has been summonsed to appear at Hastings Magistrates Court on Wednesday 29 October for tw...
22 Oct 2014 14:31FORCEWIDELaunch of joint burglary campaign with Surrey, Kent and Thames ValleyPR47187/2014 Police in Sussex, Surrey, Thames Valley and Kent are to work together to target cross-county burglars as the clocks go back For the first time, officer...
22 Oct 2014 14:00Eastbourne
More free bike marking for EastbournePR47192/2014 There is less than a week to go until local people in Eastbourne will be able to get free bike marking. At the Youth Fair 2014 on&...
22 Oct 2014 12:59Rother
Appeal for witnesses to series of arsons in Bexhill allotmentsPR47191/2014 Police are appealing for information after a series of arson attacks at the Summer Hill allotments in Bexhill. On Sunday (19 October) a resident in Bro...
22 Oct 2014 11:47Arun
Chichester
Appeal for witnesses after fatal collision near BognorPR47189/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a collision near Bognor Regis on Tuesday (October 21) where one man died. A 67-year-old man from Hunston, near Ch...
22 Oct 2014 11:42Hastings
Car windscreen smashed in St Leonards-on-SeaPR47190/2014 Police are appealing for information after a car was vandalised in Angelsea Terrace, St Leonards-on-Sea, between midnight and 7am on Friday (17 October)....
22 Oct 2014 10:54Horsham
Search for valuable motorcycle stolen in SteyningPR47180/2014 Police are searching for a valuable motorcycle stolen from a Steyning garage.   At 12.30am on Sunday 19 October a private lock-up garage in Breach ...
22 Oct 2014 7:36Lewes
Appeal to teenagers in Seahaven approached to share inappropriate images onlinePR47183/2014 Detectives are investigating reports of teenagers in the Seahaven area being tricked and blackmailed into sending inappropriate images online. A numbe...
21 Oct 2014 14:25Arun
Emergency services at the scene of a fatal crash, A29 Lidsey, near Bognor RegisPR47184/2014 A person has died following a two vehicle collision on the A29 Lidsey Road between Shripney and Westergate, north of Bognor Regis.   It h...
21 Oct 2014 14:14Chichester
Police appeal for witnesses after dog is stolen from FittleworthPR47182/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a dog was taken from a home in Lower Street, Fittleworth, at 9.20pm on Monday 13 October. The 18-month-old wo...
21 Oct 2014 14:00Brighton and Hove Central
Bag snatched from woman on Brighton seafrontPR47178/2014 Detectives are seeking an assailant who snatched a bag from a woman on Brighton seafront.   At about 7.15pm on Sunday 19 October, the 24-year old w...
21 Oct 2014 13:16Arun
Police seek video of violent Bognor street incidentPR47176/2014 Police are seeking witnesses who took photos or video of a violent incident in Bognor. At about 11:30am on Sunday 27 July officers responded to a repo...
21 Oct 2014 13:00Hastings
Concern for missing Anna Wysocka who may be in HastingsPR47181/2014 Anna Wysocka, 38,, also known as Anna Lapis and Anna White, has been missing from Maidstone, Kent since Friday 10 October and is believed to be in the Ha...
21 Oct 2014 9:00Arun
UPDATED Serious crash closes A284 at LyminsterPR47179/2014 At 7.35am on Tuesday 21 October a motorcyclist and a car collided on the A284 Lyminster Road, Lyminster, just south of the Crossbush service station. The...
20 Oct 2014 14:26Rother
Witnesses sought to reported Bexhill street assaultPR47140/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to an altercation between two men in a Bexhill street. The incident happened outside the Devonshire Bar and Lounge i...
20 Oct 2014 14:00Mid Sussex
Missing London girl Demi Collins foundPR47175/2014 ISSUED ON BEHALF OF THE METROPOLITAN POLICE Demi Collins, 16, has been found safe after she went missing from her home in Abbey Wood on 9 September. ...
20 Oct 2014 14:00Mid Sussex
Boy attacked in Haywards Heath nature reservePR47168/2014 Police are seeking two men who attacked a young boy in a Haywards Heath nature reserve. At about 6.50pm on Thursday 16 October, the 16-year old local ...
20 Oct 2014 13:49GatwickAnti-trafficking operation run at Gatwick Airport to coincide with National Anti-Slavery DayPR47174/2014 Sussex Police and UK Border Force have run an operation at Gatwick Airport to try to rescue people being trafficked into Britain. Officers from Sussex...
20 Oct 2014 13:45FORCEWIDENew anti-social behaviour powers take effectPR47173/2014 Today (Monday 20 October), new powers come into force which will enable the police, local councils, social landlords and other agencies to better tackle ...
20 Oct 2014 13:33Worthing and Adur
Missing Brandon Gale and Joe McFarlane-Hills foundPR47172/2014 Missing 13-year-olds Brandon Gale and Joe McFarlane-Hills were found safe and well in London on Tuesday 14 October.   Brandon from Worthing and...
20 Oct 2014 13:28Worthing and Adur
Missing sisters from Worthing found safe and wellPR47171/2014 Sisters Elesha Joseph, 16, and Olivia Joseph, 15, who went missing from their home in Worthing last week have been found safe and well. We would like ...
20 Oct 2014 13:19Worthing and Adur
Car crashes in Sompting and knocks out power supply to streetPR47170/2014 Two men have been arrested after a car crashed into a lamppost and cut the power supply to a street. At about 9.30pm on Sunday (19 October) a car crash...
20 Oct 2014 11:47Eastbourne
Woman raped on Eastbourne promenadePR47167/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a woman who was raped on Eastbourne lower promenade around 2am on Sunday (October 19th). The victim, a 21-year-ol...
20 Oct 2014 11:45Crawley
Man injured in Maidenbower street attackPR47164/2014 Detectives in Crawley are trying to trace a driver who may have, without releasing it, have stopped a street robbery.   At about 1.30am on...
20 Oct 2014 11:29FORCEWIDEWere any of these items stolen from your boat?PR47165/2014 Have you had boat equipment stolen in Sussex?   Officers in Hampshire have recovered a large number of items including outboard motors, tenders and...
20 Oct 2014 10:58FORCEWIDEOperation Dragonfly: Two motorists found three times the drink-drive limitPR47163/2014 Two men who were found behind the wheel while more than three times the drink-drive limit have been banned from the roads. Mariusz Lullis was three tim...
20 Oct 2014 9:45Worthing and Adur
Four injured in serious collision in FindonPR47162/2014 Four people have been injured after a serious collision on Saturday afternoon (October 18). Emergency services were called around 2pm to the A24 at Fin...
17 Oct 2014 15:20Eastbourne
Tackling the issue of cycling on pavements, EastbournePR47138/2014 On Monday (13 October) Eastbourne Borough Council's Neighbourhood First and town centre Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs) worked together to tack...
17 Oct 2014 14:44Worthing and Adur
Off duty officer who evacuated burning building in Worthing receives bravery awardPR47156/2014 Retired Sergeant Mark Emery has been honoured at the Police Federation national Police Bravery Awards The former officer, based in the Operations Depar...
17 Oct 2014 8:37Eastbourne
Missing Eastbourne boy found safe and wellPR47154/2014 A 16-year-old boy reported missing from a care home in Eastbourne has been found safe and well. Bailey Sanderson, who also has Hastings links and who was...
17 Oct 2014 7:18Brighton and HovePolice seek hit-and-run driver following collision with cyclist in HovePR47153/2014 Police are seeking the driver of a silver car which failed to stop after a collision involving a pedal cyclist at the junction of the A259 Kingsway ...
16 Oct 2014 17:51Eastbourne
Woman charged with drink-driving in EastbournePR47151/2014 A 33-year-old woman is to appear in court charged with drink-driving and driving without due care and attention after a crash in Eastbourne. Phillipa ...
16 Oct 2014 16:14Horsham
Man arrested for spraying graffiti in Bognor town centePR47150/2014 A man was arrested after an alert member of the public spotted graffiti being spray painted in the Bognor town area. At 8.40pm on Tuesday 14 October, p...
16 Oct 2014 15:34Crawley
Witnesses sought to attack on woman, Three Bridges, CrawleyPR47149 Police are seeking witnesses to an incident in which a 22-year-old woman was verbally abused and assaulted by a group of other women in Three Bridges, Cr...
16 Oct 2014 15:05Rother
EMBARGOED PRESS RELEASE UNTIL 1PM ON FRIDAY 17 OCTOBERPR47148/2014
16 Oct 2014 14:44Lewes
Man attacked and robbed in LewesPR47145/2014 Police are seeking further witnesses to an assault on a man in Lewes in August. The 55-year-old man from Brighton was with a female friend in Paddock ...
16 Oct 2014 14:24Arun
Police in Arun seek to reunite burglary victims with their propertyPR47147/2014 Have you been a victim of burglary either to your home or outbuildings in Arun District or the nearby communities? Officers have recovered 27 items of ...
16 Oct 2014 12:48Brighton and HoveBrighton and Hove residents urged to check their vehicles are securePR47146/2014 Police in Brighton and Hove are urging residents to check their vehicles are always locked when parked. Between September 14 and October 13, the number...
16 Oct 2014 12:38Hastings
Did you see fisherman being attacked in St Leonards?PR47144/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a fisherman was headbutted and threatened with a plank of wood in St Leonards. The 40-year-old victim was fish...
16 Oct 2014 12:26Worthing and Adur
Boy robbed of iPhone in WorthingPR47143/2014 Police are seeking witnesses to a street robbery in Worthing. At about 3.40pm on Monday 6 October two 13-year old schoolboys were walking through the ...
16 Oct 2014 12:00Crawley
Missing Crawley teenager found. Missing Crawley teenager Rebecca Mitchel-Pitcher, 15, was found safe and well on Wednesday night. She had been reported missing from the town on Tuesda...
16 Oct 2014 11:15Brighton and HoveCar broken into in BrightonPR47142/2014 Police are appealing for information after a car was broken into in Ewhurst Road, Brighton. A teenager was seen interfering with the black Volkswagen P...
16 Oct 2014 10:40Hastings
Burglar steals possessions of grieving mother in HastingsPR47141/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a burglar stole sentimental items belonging to a grieving mother in Hastings. Between 9am and 2.10pm on Monday...
16 Oct 2014 10:20Hastings
Concern for man missing in the Hastings areaPR47138/2014 Police are concerned for the welfare of a missing man believed to be in the Hastings, St Leonards-on-Sea and Bexhill-on-Sea area.  ...
16 Oct 2014 8:21Eastbourne
Girls surrounded by assailants in Eastbourne streetPR47139/2014 Witnesses are being sought to an incident in which two young girls were surrounded in an Eastbourne street by a group of other young people who then assa...
15 Oct 2014 17:00Wealden
Body identified as missing Heathfield womanPR47137/2014 The body of a woman found at Old Heathfield on Monday (October 13) has been confirmed as 67-year-old Marion Price. The body was found by a member of th...
15 Oct 2014 16:50Rother
Police seek man wanted for conspiracy to burgle Burwash homePR47133/2014 Police in East Sussex are looking for 20-year old Max Nevin, wanted in relation to conspiracy to commit burglary at a house in Burwash in December last y...
15 Oct 2014 16:27Brighton and HovePensioner hurt crossing road in BrightonPR47136/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after an 85-year-old woman was hurt crossing the road in Brighton. The pensioner, from Hove, was moving from one sid...
15 Oct 2014 15:30East SussexBravery, compassion and professionalism recognised at East Sussex police awards ceremonyPR47135/2014 Sussex Police Officers, staff members, volunteers and members of the public were recognised for their bravery, compassion and professionalism at Sussex P...
15 Oct 2014 15:11Brighton and Hove West
Police seek hit and run driver after collision in Hollingbury, BrightonPR47134/2014 Police are investigating a hit and run collision in Hollingbury, Brighton, which left a woman injured. Two black cars collided causing one to spin on...
15 Oct 2014 15:00Rother
Fire at Bexhill-on-Sea solicitors' investigated as arsonPR47132/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after being called to investigate a case of arson in Eversley Road, Bexhill-on-Sea, during the early hours of Wednesda...
15 Oct 2014 12:24East SussexHave you seen missing Bailey Sanderson?PR47130/2014 Police are concerned for the welfare of 16-year-old Bailey Sanderson who went missing on Monday 6 October. Bailey was reported missing after he failed ...
15 Oct 2014 8:12Chichester
Man arrested for shooting in Barnham released on bailPR47128/2014 A 33-year-old man who was arrested for a firearms offence following a shooting in Barnham on Tuesday (14 October) has been released on bail until 11 Nove...
14 Oct 2014 16:33Rother
Witnesses sought to pub assault, Icklesham, near RyePR47126/2014 Police investigating an assault at the Robin Hood public house in Icklesham, near Rye, have appealed for any witnesses to come forward.   It&n...
14 Oct 2014 15:09Brighton and HoveMan charged with homophobic abuse in BrightonPR47125/2014 A man from Hove is due to appear in court charged with racially or religiously aggravated harassment, alarm or distress, homophobic use of threatening or...
14 Oct 2014 14:44Eastbourne
Loser sought after bags of junior footballs found in EastbournePR47122/2014 Police in Eastbourne are seeking the owner of two large bags of junior footballs found in the town.   The footballs were found by a member of t...
14 Oct 2014 14:35Brighton and Hove West
Crawley
Mid Sussex
Fraudster sent back to prison for impersonating a paramedicPR46798/2014 A fraudster who tricked vulnerable people into thinking he was a trained paramedic has been recalled to prison for six months. Joshua Martyn, 21, of So...
14 Oct 2014 14:24Brighton and HoveStudent robbed of iPhone, BrightonPR47115/2014 Police are investigating the theft of a black iPhone from a 17-year-old Brighton College student at about 11.30am on Saturday morning (11 October). &n...
14 Oct 2014 14:00West SussexRenewed appeal for Crawley arson attack witnessesPR47109/2014 Police have renewed an appeal for information about an arson attack on a house in Crawley. Around 1.30am on Tuesday, September 23, a large rectangular ...
14 Oct 2014 13:47Arun
Man charged with assaults in Duke Street, LittlehamptonPR47120/2014 A man has been charged with two counts of assault and intimidating a witness following a report of a fight in Duke Street, Littlehampton, on Saturda...
14 Oct 2014 13:42Chichester
Man arrested following shooting in BarnhamPR47119/2014 A 33-year-old man was arrested in Barnham at 9.35am on Tuesday (14 October) following a shooting in Gospond Road, Barnham. A man in his 50s suffered a ...
14 Oct 2014 12:19West SussexDozens of electrical items seized from suspected burglarsPR47118/2014 Have you been a victim of burglary in Chichester or the nearby communities? Officers have recovered 67 items of property that they believe is stolen a...
14 Oct 2014 10:25Eastbourne
Horsham
Convicted Horsham financial adviser to repay elderly victimPR47092/2014 A Horsham financial adviser, who has already gone to prison for systematically stealing from a vulnerable elderly client, now has to repay more than a qu...
14 Oct 2014 10:20FORCEWIDEOperation Magpie: Teenager admits going on burglary spree across Brighton, Hove, Worthing and CrawleyPR47117/2014 A 17-year-old boy has admitted going on a burglary spree across Brighton and Hove and West Sussex. The teenager from Crawley broke into 12 homes across...
14 Oct 2014 8:34Arun
CCTV of man thought to be connected to Bognor burglaryPR47111/2014 Detectives in West Sussex are appealing for help in tracing this man who is believed to have been involved in a burglary. Between 1pm and 4pm on Tuesda...
14 Oct 2014 7:30Wealden
High value burglary in East Hoathly, near UckfieldPR47112/2014 Police are investigating a high-value burglary at a house in Juziers Drive, East Hoathly, near Uckfield, in which a £26,000 BMW Z4 sports car, jewellery ...
14 Oct 2014 7:30Lewes
Attempted burglary, SeafordPR47113/2014 Police were called to a detached house in Belgrave Road, Seaford, on Friday (10 October) after the owner returned home and found someone had tried to bre...
13 Oct 2014 15:43Rother
Distraction theft in Bexhill-on-SeaPR47110/2014 Police are investigating an incident in Wrestwood Road, Bexhill-on-Sea, in which a 32-year-old local man reported his wallet stolen after being approache...
13 Oct 2014 14:43Mid Sussex
Copthorne man charged with further sex offencesPR46953/2014 A Copthorne, West Sussex, man who had already been charged with sex offences has now been charged with further offences. Andrew Hocking, 57, of Gorse C...
13 Oct 2014 14:23Brighton and Hove Central
Appeal for witnesses to attempted robbery in BrightonPR47107/2014 Police are appealing for a man who intervened in an attempted robbery in London Road, Brighton, to come forward.   A 35-year-old man was chased...
13 Oct 2014 14:18Mid Sussex
Man injured in Hurstpierpoint pub attackPR47105/2014 At 12.10am on Sunday (12 October) police were called to the White Horse pub in Albourne Road, Hurstpierpoint, after a 23-year old local man had been hit ...
13 Oct 2014 14:13FORCEWIDESussex Police seeking hate crime ambassadorsPR47106/2014 Life is a challenge for most of us in one way or another, but to add to those challenges by being persistently targeted because of a personal characteris...
13 Oct 2014 13:20Wealden
Missing woman's body found at Old HeathfieldPR47104/2014  A woman's body found at Old Heathfield is sadly believed to be that of missing 67-year-old Marion Price. The body was found by a member of the pu...
13 Oct 2014 12:40Brighton and Hove Central
Police keen to trace owner of bag stolen in BrightonPR47103/2014 Police are hoping to trace the owner of bag stolen from Cafe Nero in Brighton. A 51-year-old man from Brighton has been arrested on suspicion of theft...
13 Oct 2014 11:38Crawley
Bus passenger injured in Crawley attackPR47099/2014 A passenger was slightly injured when an object struck a bus in Crawley on Sunday evening (October 12). The driver of the bus called his control room a...
13 Oct 2014 11:28Worthing and Adur
Cyclist attacked by men with pieces of wood in SomptingPR47101/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was attacked by two men carrying a piece of wood in Sompting. The 24-year-old victim was cycling across ...
13 Oct 2014 10:55Horsham
Series of burglaries and car crimes in HorshamPR47100/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a series of burglaries and car crimes in Rudgwick.   10 buildings have been broken into and items have been s...
13 Oct 2014 10:20Eastbourne
Dog bites man in EastbournePR47098/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was bitten by a dog in Eastbourne. The 35-year-old victim was walking along Milton Road at about 3pm on...
13 Oct 2014 9:21Eastbourne
Free property marking at Eastbourne allotmentsPR47097/2014 Police Community Support Officer Anita Rockingham and Crime Prevention Officer Trevor Cox will be at the Priory Road allotments in Eastbourne on Sat...
13 Oct 2014 9:05East SussexPolice investigate series of vehicle thefts in EastbournePR47094/2014 Police are investigating a series of thefts from unattended vehicles in the Langney Point area of Eastbourne.   A 15-year-old male who can...
13 Oct 2014 9:02Wealden
Search for missing Heathfield woman continuesPR47096/2014 A search has continued throughout the night for missing Heathfield woman Marion Price and police officers are now being joined by search volunteers. S...
13 Oct 2014 8:49Horsham
Serious injury collision on A264 near Five OaksPR47095/2014 Police are seeking witnesses to a collision near Slinfold in which a driver was seriously hurt. Just before 7.10pm on Saturday (11 October) a black Hyu...
13 Oct 2014 8:16Rother
Serious injuries in A259 Marsh Road collisionPR47093/2014 Police are seeking witnesses to a collision between two cars near Hooe in which several people were seriously injured. At 1.30pm on Saturday (11 O...
12 Oct 2014 21:12Wealden
Concern for missing Marion Price from HeathfieldPR47091/2014 Police have launched a search for a missing woman in Heathfield. Marion Price, 67, was last seen at 3.30pm on Sunday (October 12) when she left her ho...
10 Oct 2014 18:26West SussexUPDATE: Daniel Goodman found. Have you seen missing teenagers Brandon Gale, Joe McFarlane-Hills and Daniel Goodman?PR47089/2014 UPDATE: Daniel Goodman was found safe and well on Saturday (11 October). Brandon Gale and Joe McFarlane-Hills are still missing, although it is believed ...
10 Oct 2014 14:52Chichester
Car and lorry collide on A27 at Hambrook, near ChichesterPR47087/2014 Police are at the scene of a collision on the A27  at Hambrook, near Chichester, involving a lorry and a car.   They were called at 2...
10 Oct 2014 14:48Arun
Convicted burglar Frederick King absconds from Ford PrisonPR47086/2014 Have you seen 53-year-old Frederick King?   He has absconded from Ford Prison while serving a five-year sentence for burglary.   King, from ...
10 Oct 2014 14:44Lewes
UPDATE: Wanted - Karl HancePR47067a/2014 Lewes man, Karl Hance, wanted for questioning in connection with an alleged assault in the town, handed himself in to police in Eastbourne on Friday morn...
10 Oct 2014 13:30Worthing and Adur
Police investigate killing of cat in WorthingPR47076/2014 Police are investigating the death of a cat in Worthing. The five-month-old cat, called Oscar, was found dead by a dog walker in the car park opposite ...
10 Oct 2014 13:16Hastings
St Leonards man sentenced over sexual activity in the presence of childrenPR47083/2014 A St Leonards man has been convicted of carrying out a sexual act in the presence of two young children.   David Gazzard, 55, of Whatlington Way, S...
10 Oct 2014 13:08Arun
Missing fraudster Peter Berry spotted in LondonPR47085/2014 Wanted fraudster Peter Berry has been sighted in London with a full beard. The 48-year-old is wanted for recall to prison after being accused of ...
10 Oct 2014 12:55Brighton and HoveWanted man Derek Walsh arrestedPR47084/2014 Police have arrested 51-year-old Derek Walsh, who was wanted for recall to prison. Walsh, of no fixed address, was arrested in Brighton and returned t...
10 Oct 2014 10:54Rother
Bexhill shop caught selling alcohol to childrenPR47082/2014 A Bexhill shop has been caught selling alcohol to a child. A series of test purchases at off-licence premises in Hastings and Bexhill were carried out ...
10 Oct 2014 10:36Horsham
Man banned from Horsham town centrePR47081/2014 A 41-year-old man has been banned from the centre of Horsham for repeatedly causing antisocial behaviour in the area. Robert Saunders has been told he ...
10 Oct 2014 10:14Eastbourne
New Eastbourne policing base officially reopenedPR47080/2014 Eastbourne's Hammonds Drive Policing Base has been officially reopened by Police and Crime Commissioner Katy Bourne and Deputy Lord Lieutenant Mrs Marion...
10 Oct 2014 10:09West SussexChichester man critically ill after drug-takingPR47078/2014 An 18-year-old man is critically ill in hospital after he was found 'delirious' in the street in Wick on Saturday (October 4). The man, from Chicheste...
10 Oct 2014 10:05Wealden
Collision on A26 at Heron's Ghyll, between Uckfield and CrowboroughPR47079/2014 Traffic is being diverted away from the A26 at Heron's Ghyll, between Uckfield and Crowborough, while emergency services deal with a collision just south...
10 Oct 2014 8:55Horsham
Police attend two early morning collisions on the A24 Dorking Road at Kingsfold, near HorshamPR47077/2014 Police were called to two single-vehicle collisions on the A24 Dorking Road at Kingsfold, near Horsham, early on Friday (10 October). In the first, at...
09 Oct 2014 19:36Lewes
UPDATE: Lewes motorcycle crashPR47074/2014 A woman motorcyclist is seriously ill at the Royal Sussex County Hospital, Brighton, after her bike crashed into bollards on the A26 near the Cliffe Indu...
09 Oct 2014 17:27West SussexUPDATE: Have you seen missing 15-year-old Rebecca Mitchel-Pitcher? NOW FOUNDPR47073/2014 Rebecca has been found safe and well in Crawley.   Have you seen missing 15-year-old Rebecca Mitchel-Pitcher? She has gone missing from a car...
09 Oct 2014 17:12Lewes
Motorists warned to avoid Lewes area following serious crashPR47072/2014 Motorists are being warned to avoid the Lewes area following a crash on the A26 between the Southerham roundabout and the Cuilfail tunnel.   I...
09 Oct 2014 16:26Wealden
UPDATE: Two women hurt in A26 crash, Heron's Ghyll, near UckfieldPR47071/2014 Two women who were driving vehicles involved in a collision on the A26 at Heron's Ghyll between Uckfield and Crowborough on Thursday morning (9 October) ...
09 Oct 2014 15:31Brighton and HoveHove maintenance man convicted of care home sex offencesPR47070/2014 A 57-year-old Hove man has been jailed for two years after being found guilty of nine sexual offences. Paul Brown, from Clarendon Road in Hove, who wor...
09 Oct 2014 15:16Chichester
Burglary at home in ChichesterPR47069/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after jewellery was stolen in a burglary in Chichester.   Late on Sunday 7 September or early on 8 September a h...
09 Oct 2014 14:00Brighton and Hove Central
Man jailed for manslaughter of homeless woman in BrightonPR47057/2014 A man who admitted the manslaughter of a homeless woman in Brighton has been jailed for 12 years. Timothy Smythe, 52, formerly of Brighton, appeared at...
09 Oct 2014 13:55Worthing and Adur
Woman assaulted in Worthing street - man chargedPR47050/2014 Police are seeking witnesses to a violent incident in Worthing shopping area.   At about 4pm on Thursday 25 September an altercation took place be...
09 Oct 2014 13:30FORCEWIDESussex Police supports Hate Crime Awareness Week and encourages victims to get in contactPR47061/2014 No-one should be abused, assaulted or have their property damaged, especially if the reason for being subjected to that behaviour is out of their control...
09 Oct 2014 13:12East SussexUPDATED: Wanted - Lewes man Karl HancePR47067/2014 UPDATED: Karl Hance handed himself in to police in Eastbourne on Friday morning (October 10).   Police want to speak to Lewes man Karl Hance in...
09 Oct 2014 13:10Worthing and Adur
Drone found on Worthing beachPR47061/2014 Police in Worthing are seeking the owner of a remote-controlled 'drone' that has been found in the town. The small 4-engined, electric powered drone wa...
09 Oct 2014 12:40Hastings
Jewellery stolen in burglary in HastingsPR47066/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after jewellery and a computer were stolen in a burglary in Hastings. Between 7.30am and 6.30pm on 30 September a ho...
09 Oct 2014 11:15Wealden
Crash closes A26 at Heron's Ghyll between Uckfield and CrowboroughPR47054/2014 Police are currently dealing with a collision between two cars which has blocked the A26 at Heron's Ghyll between Uckfield and Crowborough.   It h...
09 Oct 2014 10:06Brighton and HovePolice appeal for information following Brighton rapePR47063/2014 Police are appealing for information after a 22-year-old woman was raped on the beach directly in front of the Coalition night club, Kings Road Arches, B...
09 Oct 2014 9:43Rother
Woman assaulted in Bexhill parkPR47062/2014 Police are seeking witnesses to an attack on a woman in a Bexhill park.   At 12.50pm on Wednesday 9 October, the 47-year old local woman reported ...
09 Oct 2014 7:30Eastbourne
Boy, 15, punched in face at Eastbourne bonfire displayPR47060/2014 Police are seeking witnessses to an incident at a bonfire display on the Western Lawns, King Edward's Parade, Eastbourne on Saturday (4 October) in which...