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23 Apr 2014 16:00Rother
Jake Gillespie, 15, missing from BexhillPR45298/2014 Police are concerned for the welfare of Jake Gillespie, 15, after he failed to arrive at school in Bexhill yesterday morning (22 April). Sgt Dave Gill said...
23 Apr 2014 15:15Worthing and Adur
Police seek witnesses to violent offences in WorthingPR45296/2014 Police are investigating a succession of violent incidents in Worthing town centre during the evening of Tuesday, 22 April.   Detectives would like t...
23 Apr 2014 14:30Eastbourne
Man charged with racially abusing shop worker in EastbournePR45295/2014 A 37-year-old man is to appear in court accused of racially abusing a shop worker in Eastbourne. Police were called to Terminus Road at 7pm on Thursday 17 ...
23 Apr 2014 14:13Hastings
Four suspected burglars arrested thanks to good work by detectivePR45294/2014 Four suspected burglars were arrested after a detective tracked them down to a car stolen from outside a house. Detective Constable Hannah Taylor spotted a...
23 Apr 2014 14:11Hastings
Did you see this woman in St Leonards Asda?PR45248/2014 Police have released a CCTV image of a woman they would like to talk to in connection with the alleged removal of £40 from a self-service till in Asda ...
23 Apr 2014 13:19FORCEWIDESussex Police support for National Stalking Awareness DayPR45291/2014 Sussex Police are supporting National Stalking Awareness Day, helping distribute information about the sources of advice and assistance for people who are b...
23 Apr 2014 12:09Hastings
Gang of boys attack men in HastingsPR45292/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after two men were attacked by a gang of boys in Hastings. The 20-year-old victims, from Bexhill, were attacked in Harol...
23 Apr 2014 10:28Eastbourne
Three sentenced after death of Eastbourne manPR45216/2014 Three people have been sentenced for their roles leading up to the violent death of a man in an Eastbourne street. Lee Molineau, 46, of no fixed address, d...
23 Apr 2014 10:08Brighton and HovePolice issue notices for March for England and counter protest in BrightonPR45286/2014 Sussex Police have imposed conditions and given direction under the Public Order Act 1986 in order to facilitate both the March and the counter protest on S...
23 Apr 2014 8:40Brighton and Hove Central
Man attacked with knife in Brighton streetPR45288/2014 A man was attacked with a knife by a stranger in a Brighton street after an argument At about 10.40pm on Friday 11 April, a 36-year old Hove man parked his...
22 Apr 2014 18:10Arun
Police investigation after body found at FordPR45287/2014 Police were called shortly before 9am on Tuesday (April 22) to reports a body had been found at the Rudford Industrial Estate near Ford. The body of a whit...
22 Apr 2014 15:04Rother
Sussex Police donation to Playden WI HallPR45285/2014 Rye police have donated £200 to Playden WI Hall, to fund tidying and outside redecoration. The hall is used by all ages in various clubs and organisations ...
22 Apr 2014 12:04Eastbourne
Gang jailed for attack on man in EastbournePR45284/2014 Two women and a man have been jailed for a vicious robbery on a man on his way home. CCTV footage shows how the 40-year-old was pounced on in Queen's Garde...
22 Apr 2014 10:32Brighton and HoveWoman attacked and robbed by gang of men in BrightonPR45283/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was knocked unconscious and robbed while on a night out in Brighton. The victim was attacked by a group of...
22 Apr 2014 10:25Arun
Residents in Littlehampton not being fooled by scammersPR45282/2014 Residents across Sussex are being reminded about a scam where a phone caller claims to be from the police or the bank. On Thursday, April 17 seven resident...
22 Apr 2014 8:49FORCEWIDEJoin in police web chat on how to prevent mail scamsPR45281/2014 Sussex Police are to hold a web chat on Operation Signature, the force scam mail campaign to identify and support vulnerable victims of postal scams in Sus...
21 Apr 2014 11:56Hastings
Woman attacked in St LeonardsPR45279/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was attacked on her way home in St Leonards. The victim was walking in Silchester Road between 9.30pm and ...
21 Apr 2014 9:30Worthing and Adur
Thousands of pounds worth of jewellery stolen in Worthing burglaryPR45277/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a large amount of valuable jewellery was stolen during a daytime burglary in Worthing. Between 11am and 3.30pm on ...
21 Apr 2014 8:58Hastings
Man attacked and robbed in HastingsPR45280/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a man with his dog was attacked and robbed by a gang of men in Hastings. The 25-year-old victim was assaulted by t...
19 Apr 2014 14:34Mid Sussex
Police appeal for witnesses to fight in Burgess HillPR45275/2014 Police are asking witnesses to come forward following a fight between two men outside an off-licence in Burgess Hill on Thursday (17 April).   The in...
19 Apr 2014 13:38Hastings
Police investigating aggravated burglary in HastingsPR45274/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to an aggravated burglary at a property in Wellington Road, Hastings, at 12.15pm on Wednesday (16 April) where four ...
19 Apr 2014 13:16Hastings
Appeal for witnesses to Hastings park assaultPR45273/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a 17-year-old boy was assaulted in Alexandra Park, Hastings, while playing football.   The incident happened...
19 Apr 2014 11:57Lewes
Appeal for witnesses after a spate of break-ins at Peacehaven sports clubsPR45272/2014 Burglars have targeted Peacehaven and Telscombe Bowls Club three times in a month and broken into the nearby football club.   The club in Piddinghoe ...
19 Apr 2014 10:56Eastbourne
Police donation to help Eastbourne Voluntary LifeguardsPR45271/2014 Sussex Police have awarded a £400 charitable donation to the Eastbourne Voluntary Lifeguards (EVL).   EVL teach young people valuable life saving ski...
19 Apr 2014 10:27Horsham
Appeal for witnesses to dog attack in HorshamPR45270/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a dog attacked another dog in Owlbeech Woods, Horsham.   The incident happened on Monday (14 April) at ...
18 Apr 2014 15:15Arun
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Eight of nine courier scam attempts foiled in Sussex in one dayPR45268/2014 Sussex Police are reminding residents, especially the elderly and anyone living alone, not to be taken in by a current trend of phone callers posing as poli...
17 Apr 2014 16:48Eastbourne
Two cars vandalised in EastbournePR45239/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after two cars were vandalised in Eastbourne, between Wednesday 2 April and Monday 14 April. Both cars had three inch sc...
17 Apr 2014 16:36FORCEWIDEMore drink and drug drivers convicted of offencesPR45267/2014 Another four motorists have been convicted of drink or drug-driving offences. All of the men were arrested as part of Sussex Police's Christmas crackdown o...
17 Apr 2014 15:49Crawley
Burglary at youth centre in CrawleyPR45266/2014 Police are appealing for information after a break-in at Langley Green Youth Centre in Crawley. Shortly after midday on 8 February the alarm system for the...
17 Apr 2014 14:50Eastbourne
Boy bitten by dog in Eastbourne parkPR45265/2014 Police in Eastbourne are investigating an incident at the resort's Prince's Park in which a 14-year-old boy was bitten by a dog.   It happened at abo...
17 Apr 2014 13:51FORCEWIDEMedia Relations at EasterADVISORY
17 Apr 2014 13:43Eastbourne
Assault and robbery in EastbournePR45263/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to an incident involving a 63-year-old man who was assaulted and robbed in Eastbourne on Monday (14 April). The victim r...
17 Apr 2014 13:05Worthing and Adur
Did you see crash in Worthing that meant the A24 had to be partially closed?PR45262/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a crash that forced the A24 in Worthing to be partly closed. A white Rover 416 pulling out of Mayfield Close collided...
17 Apr 2014 12:27Brighton and Hove Central
Man charged with manslaughter of woman in BrightonPR45257/2014 A man has been charged with the manslaughter of a homeless woman whose body was found in public toilets in Brighton on 22 November last year....
17 Apr 2014 10:00Hastings
Aggressive motorist puts woman in fear, St Leonards-on-SeaPR45261/2014 Police investigating an incident in St Leonards-on-Sea in which a lone woman driver was threatened by an aggressive motorist have appeal...
17 Apr 2014 8:36Mid Sussex
Cyclist injured in Copthorne hit-and-runPR45259/2014 A cyclist in training for the London to Brighton bike ride broke a collarbone after he was clipped by a car on the A264 at Copthorne on Wednesday evening (A...
16 Apr 2014 17:35Arun
Driver charged following A27 Arundel collisionPR45258/2014 A man has been charged with careless driving following a crash that closed the A27 at Arundel on Tuesday (15 April). A turquoise Vauxhall Corsa, a whi...
16 Apr 2014 15:38Hastings
Appeal for witnesses for fight in HastingsPR45255/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a fight involving four women in Claremont, Hastings on Sunday (13 April) at 2.10am. All the women suffered minor inju...
16 Apr 2014 15:30Rother
Sussex Police donation to Rye and District Day CentrePR45253/2014 Sussex Police have donated £300 to Rye and District Day Centre to contribute towards their running costs. The Rye and District Day Centre provides help and...
16 Apr 2014 15:28FORCEWIDEDon't become a hot target for burglars in the warm weatherPR45254/2014 Don't let the warm weather make your home a hot target for burglars. As temperatures rise and the sun begins to shine, people begin leaving the windows ope...
16 Apr 2014 14:38Hastings
'Scam Wheel' demonstrates the problem of fraud mailPR45252/2014 Our 'scam wheel' photograph represents a fraction of scam letters that were sent to an 82-year-old lady living in St Leonards-on-Sea.   As a result o...
16 Apr 2014 14:19Arun
Warning to Littlehampton moped and motorbike ownersPR45245/2014 Police are warning motorbike and moped owners in Littlehampton to be extra vigilant about the security of their vehicles after a spate of thefts in the area...
16 Apr 2014 14:04East SussexMuseum arrests - bail extendedPR45250/2014 Issued on behalf of Cambridgeshire Constabulary   Twenty four people who were arrested as part of a national investigation into high-value museum th...
16 Apr 2014 13:53Rother
Antique boxes stolen from Bexhill shopPR45249/2014 Police are appealing for information about a theft from a shop in Terminus Road, Bexhill-on-Sea, between Tuesday 8 April and Wednesday (9 April). An antiqu...
16 Apr 2014 8:00Worthing and Adur
UPDATED: Three injured in serious Worthing crashPR45244/2014 A 15-year-old girl was seriously injured when the car in which she was a passenger collided with a parked car in Worthing.   At 5.10pm on Tuesda...
15 Apr 2014 18:00Brighton and Hove East
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Police seek man in Brighton and Sutton for recall to prisonPR45235/2014 Police in Brighton are seeking 31-year old Dean Kiely, who the Probation Service want to be returned to prison as he has breached the conditions of his pris...
15 Apr 2014 17:24Worthing and Adur
A24 closed on edge of Worthing after crashPR45242/2014 The A24 has been closed southbound on the edge of Worthing after a collision between a lorry and a car. The crash happened on the A24 southbound close to D...
15 Apr 2014 15:55Hastings
Gang jailed for tying up and torturing man in HastingsPR45240/2014 A gang of men have been jailed for tying up a student and torturing him to try to make him hand over money. Sam Simon lured the 21-year-old victim, who was...
15 Apr 2014 15:33Arun
Lorry driver arrested after crash forces closure of the A27PR45238/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a crash that forced the closure of the A27 at Arundel today (Tuesday 15 April). A turquoise Vauxhall Corsa, a white F...
15 Apr 2014 15:21Arun
Bognor Regis householders alerted to telephone scammersPR45236/2014 Fraudulent phone scammers have again been targeting householders in and around Bognor Regis, with more than half-a-dozen incidents reported in the past...
15 Apr 2014 14:00Brighton and HoveWebsite advertisement was Brighton bike thief's undoingPR45234/2014 A Police Community Support Officer's local knowledge proved invaluable in tracking down a bike thief.   PCSO Chris Murphy, part of the East Brighton ...
15 Apr 2014 14:00Brighton and HoveWeb chat about March for England and counter protestPR44974/2014 Preparations for the March for England and counter protest are well underway for the event at the end of this month. Police and partner agencies in Brighto...
15 Apr 2014 13:58Brighton and HoveMedia invite: Interviews with Supt Steve Whitton around policing the March for England and counter protestPR45232/2014
15 Apr 2014 13:24Eastbourne
Would-be Eastbourne robber abandons bikePR45233/2014  A man who arrived on a bicycle to rob a security van in Eastbourne left without cash or his bike. The man made his move after standing at a bus stop ...
15 Apr 2014 12:09Arun
A27 closed at Arundel after three vehicle collisionPR45231/2014   The A27 has been closed in both directions through Arundel because of a collision on the town's bypass. A car, a van and a lorry collided at about ...
15 Apr 2014 12:00Brighton and HovePolice seek witnesses to Brighton robberyPR45230/2014 Detectives investigating a street robbery in Brighton have appealed for anyone who saw the incident to come forward.   It happened between 4am and 8a...
15 Apr 2014 11:07Brighton and HoveMan charged following shoplifting incident in Brighton (UPDATED)PR45228/2014 A man has been charged following a reported shoplifting incident in Brighton.   Police were called to the Co-op in St James's Street around 5pm on Mo...
15 Apr 2014 7:55Crawley
Crash closes northbound M23 near CrawleyPR45227/2014 Emergency services were called to a road traffic collision on the M23 near junction 10 at Pound Hill, Crawley, at 6.13am today (Tuesday, 15 April) whic...
14 Apr 2014 18:16West SussexTaxi and motorbike collide in Bognor RegisPR45210/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a taxi and a motorbike collided in Bognor Regis. A Citreon Xsara taxi and a Suzuki Bandit 600cc motorbike collided...
14 Apr 2014 17:32Brighton and Hove Central
Appeal following rape in New England Street, BrightonPR45225/2014 Police are hoping to talk to anyone who was in the area of Sainsbury in New England Street, Brighton, on Sunday evening who might be able to help them ...
14 Apr 2014 17:05Wealden
Man assaulted in car park in UckfieldPR45224/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to reports of a group of people being assaulted in a car park in Uckfield. At about 7pm on Friday (11 April) officers we...
14 Apr 2014 16:39Brighton and HoveForeign student attacked in BrightonPR45223/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a South Korean student was attacked for her mobile phone in Brighton. The 26-year-old victim was walking in Lewes ...
14 Apr 2014 16:07Chichester
Did you see three vehicles collide on the A283?PR45222/2014 Police are appealing for information after three vehicles crashed on the A283. A red Ford Focus estate, a white Mercedes HGV and a white Renault van collid...
14 Apr 2014 15:33Lewes
Sussex Police donation to Newhaven NCIPR45220/2014 Sussex Police have donated £200 to the Newhaven National Coastwatch Institution (NCI) in recognition of the work they do for the community. NCI is a nation...
14 Apr 2014 15:26Worthing and Adur
Appeal for witnesses after Sompting assaultPR45219/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was assaulted by two men in Sompting on 7 April.   The 31-year-old woman had just walked into a...
14 Apr 2014 14:50Arun
Burglary in Shripney Road, BognorPR45218/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a house in Shripney Road, Bognor Regis between 6.45pm Tuesday (8 April) and 3pm on Wednesday (9 April). ...
14 Apr 2014 14:41Brighton and Hove East
Efit published in bid to find Saltdean burglarPR45190/2014 Police are hoping publication of an Efit will help to solve the burglary of an elderly woman in Saltdean.   At 1pm on Friday 3 April a man called at a ...
14 Apr 2014 14:35Hastings
St Leonards man jailed for burglaryPR45217/2014 A St Leonards man was jailed for three years after pleading guilty to burglary when he appeared at Lewes Crown Court on Thursday 3 April. Derek Bilsby, 51,...
14 Apr 2014 14:13West SussexPhones and keys stolen in Lavant burglaryPR45215/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a cottage in Mid Lavant, Lavant, between Wednesday 2 April to Tuesday (8 April). While the owner was aw...
14 Apr 2014 13:00East SussexWitnesses sought to Peacehaven confrontationPR45161/2014 Police are seeking witnesses to a violent confrontation in Peacehaven. At about 1.10pm on Saturday 5 April several men were seen to get out of two cars, on...
14 Apr 2014 11:50Brighton and HoveAppeal for witnesses to three collisions on the A27 BrightonPR45212/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after three collisions on the A27 eastbound between the Devil's Dyke junction and the A23 junction, Brighton, on Sunday (...
14 Apr 2014 11:14Worthing and Adur
Two men arrested for Tarring assaultPR45206/2014 Police are trying to trace people who were in or around an off licence when a fight broke out in Tarring. At around 9.50pm on Saturday (April 5) a man was ...
14 Apr 2014 10:49Rother
Motorcyclist injured in Camber collision PR45213/2014 A motorcyclist has been injured after a collision near Camber Sands on Sunday (April 13). Emergency services were called to Lydd Road at 3.55pm to a collis...
14 Apr 2014 9:07Horsham
Man charged with Pulborough collisionPR45211/2014 A man has been charged after a collision near Pulborough in the early hours of Sunday morning (April 13). Daniel Flay, 31, a construction worker, of Highfi...
12 Apr 2014 17:55Chichester
Concern for missing Chichester manPR45208/2014 Police are appealing for information about missing 43-year old Jason Merriman, who left The Oaklands Centre for Acute Care in Chichester on unescorted leave...
11 Apr 2014 16:52Horsham
Two men charged with a burglary in AshingtonPR45150/2014 Two men have been charged with burglary at a property in Ashington on March 28. A house on London Road was broken into during the day and a number of bottl...
11 Apr 2014 16:39Arun
Appeal after Littlehampton robberyPR45205/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to an afternoon robbery in Littlehampton. On Friday (March 28) at around 3.45pm the victim was walking on the High Stree...
11 Apr 2014 16:15Arun
Missing Walberton man Albert Golby found safe and wellPR45204/2014 Police can report that Albert, also know as Albie, Golby has been found safe and well after being reported missing from Walberton.   He was foun...
11 Apr 2014 12:49Worthing and Adur
Sussex officers in multi-agency operation to combat illicit tobacco and money launderingPR45199/2014 This is a copy of a Media Release issued by HM Revenue and Customs:   Four men and two women appeared in court on Wednesday (9 April) charged with evad...
11 Apr 2014 12:34Worthing and Adur
Man charged with racist graffitiPR45198/2014 A man has been charged with large series of racist graffiti in Goring between November 2012 and February 2014. Robert Trussler, 54, a cleaner of Marlboroug...
11 Apr 2014 11:40Chichester
Accordion and jewellery stolen from Westbourne homePR45197/2014 Police are appealing for information after unusual items were stolen from Westbourne, near Emsworth. An accordion and a large amount of jewellery were stol...
11 Apr 2014 10:00Arun
Man robbed of cash in Littlehampton streetPR45189/2014 Police are seeking witnesses to the robbery of a man in a Littlehampton street.   Just before 3.30pm on Thursday 10 April the 38-year old man from Ox...
11 Apr 2014 7:45Worthing and Adur
Have you lost a 'drone' in Worthing ?PR45187/2014 Police in Worthing are seeking the owners of two aerial 'drone' devices. Over the past two weeks the battery powered, four-propeller, remotely-controlled u...
11 Apr 2014 7:28Hastings
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Missing Bexhill boy foundPR45188/2014 A teenager from Bexhill-on-Sea who went missing on Friday 28 March, has been found safe and well. Jake Gillespie, 15, from Elderwood Close was found i...
10 Apr 2014 16:34Hastings
Hastings police reminder about cold callersPR45186/2014 Police are reminding Hastings residents not to be taken in by cold callers. Today, Thursday 10 April, at about midday a man phoned a woman living in Hastin...
10 Apr 2014 16:28Rother
Rother special constables target speeding motoristsPR45185/2014 For Specials Awareness Weekend, special constables in Rother carried out an operation targeting speeding in Rye on Sunday, 6 April. Speeding has been ...
10 Apr 2014 16:11Hastings
Appeal after attempted rape in HastingsPR45184/2014   Police are appealing to a couple who may have information following an attempted rape at Hastings on 3 April. They are appealing to a couple who st...
10 Apr 2014 15:40Worthing and Adur
Dudley Boakes to be charged with Sompting murderPR45183/2014 Dudley Boakes will appear at Crawley Magistrates' Court on Friday (April 11) to be charged with the murder of his wife, Sandra, in Sompting last week.  ...
10 Apr 2014 12:25FORCEWIDESussex Police supports national Operation Rogue TraderPR45177/2014 Sussex Police has joined forces with a number of partner agencies across the county in support of the national Operation Rogue Trader week (April 7-11). Of...
10 Apr 2014 12:01Arun
Appeal for witnesses after boy in collision with car in BognorPR45180/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a two-year-old boy was in collision with a car in Summerhill Drive, Bognor, just after 3pm on Wednesday (9 Apr...
10 Apr 2014 10:49Chichester
Gold ring found on Selsey beachPR45182/2014 Police wish to reunite the owner with a gold ring found on a Selsey beach. The ring was found on East Beach, Selsey, on Sunday (6 April). If the ring bel...
10 Apr 2014 8:34Hastings
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Concern for missing 15-year-old boy from BexhillPR45179/2014 Police are concerned for a teenager from Bexhill-on-Sea who went missing on Friday, 28 March. Jake Gillespie, 15, from Elderwood Close was last seen at his...
10 Apr 2014 7:17Brighton and Hove Central
Footballer fined for homophobic gesturesPR45181/2014 A professional footballer has been fined for making a homophobic gesture. Colin Kazim-Richards has been given a £750 fine for making the gesture at the cro...
09 Apr 2014 15:24Worthing and Adur
Laptop and watches stolen in Worthing burglaryPR45175/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a house in West Avenue, Worthing, between Thursday, 27 March and Saturday, 29 March. An Acer Aspir...
09 Apr 2014 14:56Arun
Bognor man loses £5,000 to telephone scamPR45174/2014 Sussex Police are warning residents to be aware after a Bognor man fell victim to a telephone scam and was conned out of thousands of pounds. The 61-year-o...
09 Apr 2014 14:19Brighton and Hove Central
Three people charged for a fight in BrightonPR45165/2014 Three people have been charged with GBH after a fight in Brighton last October. Three friends were attacked when they went to help another man who was bein...
09 Apr 2014 14:13Worthing and Adur
UPDATED PICTURE: Missing man from WorthingPR45159/2014 Police are concerned for the welfare of a Worthing man after being reported missing on April 1. Mark Staffurth, 60, from Thorn Road was last seen on March ...
09 Apr 2014 13:30Arun
Appeal for information on vehicle crime in ArunPR45172/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to thefts of mopeds and motorbikes across Arun district during the last week. Overnight between April 3 and 4 a blue Hon...
09 Apr 2014 13:21Arun
Man bailed over Littlehampton street attackPR45163/2014 A man who was arrested on suspicion of a street attack in Littlehampton has been released on police bail. The 35-year old suspect was arrested at a nearby ...
09 Apr 2014 13:14Brighton and HoveSussex Police donation to Chattri Memorial GroupPR45171/2014 Sussex Police will be donating £1,000 to the Chattri Memorial Group towards its commemoration service to remember the sacrifice of the Indian soldiers who d...
09 Apr 2014 11:36Crawley
Appeal for witnesses after Crawley acid attackPR45170/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a man had what is believed to be acid thrown over him in Crawley. Emergency services were called to the scene in ...
09 Apr 2014 9:19Worthing and Adur
Appeal for witnesses to serious RTC in LancingPR45169/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a pedestrian was seriously injured following a collision with a car in Sompting Road, Lancing, at 8.45pm on Tuesday...
08 Apr 2014 18:01Rother
Warning after bogus caller damages ceiling of Bexhill housePR45168/2014 Police are warning residents after a conman knocked on a woman's door in Bexhill claiming to be a building surveyor who needed to check recent building work...
08 Apr 2014 17:32Brighton and Hove Central
Man charged with firearm offence in BrightonPR45166/2014 A 34-year-old man who was arrested following a firearms incident which brought a Brighton city centre junction to a standstill on Monday (7 April) has been ...
08 Apr 2014 17:22Eastbourne
Hastings
Have you seen this wanted man?PR45167/2014 Have you see this man? This is Nathan Jackson who is wanted for recall to prison.   Jackson, 39, is known to frequent both Eastbourne and Hastings a...
08 Apr 2014 15:13FORCEWIDENew direct entry and fast track recruitment opens at Sussex PolicePR45146/2014 Applications have opened for a new national recruitment programme that will see a new direct-entry superintendent working for Sussex Police by the end of...
08 Apr 2014 14:43Brighton and HoveAssault and dog theft in BrightonPR45164/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a serious assault of a man and theft of his dog in Brighton on Thursday March 27. The 30-year-old victim was walk...
08 Apr 2014 11:54FORCEWIDESussex Police's Run to Remember team raises £4,000PR45162/2014 Forty Sussex Police officers and staff members joined 1,800 colleagues from every police force in the country on Friday (4 April) in completing a charity ch...
08 Apr 2014 10:55Brighton and HoveDog bites man in Brighton streetPR45160/2014 Police are seeking witnesses to an incident in which a dog attacked a man in a Brighton street. At 3.10pm on Thursday 27 March a 24 year old local man ...
08 Apr 2014 9:42Worthing and Adur
Concern for missing Worthing manPR45159/2014 Police are concerned for the welfare of a Worthing man after being reported missing on April 1. Mark Staffurth, 60, from Thorn Road was last seen on March ...
08 Apr 2014 8:18Crawley
Brighton and Hove Central
Missing girl found safe and well in CrawleyPR45158/2014 A teenager who goes to school in Crawley and lives with foster parents in Brighton, and who went missing on Monday 31 March, has been found safe and...
07 Apr 2014 18:21Brighton and HoveMan arrested after armed response to Brighton incidentPR45157/2014 A 34-year-old man from Brighton has been arrested on suspicion of an offence under Section 16A of the Firearms Act after a Brighton city centre junction ...
07 Apr 2014 17:17Brighton and HoveArmed response to Brighton incident continuesPR45156/2014 Road closures around the Lewes Road gyratory system in Brighton are expected to ease on Monday (April 7) as police have secured a man who was report...
07 Apr 2014 15:41Arun
Barnham couple sentenced for neglect and fraudPR45144/2014 A Barnham couple have been sentenced for systematically neglecting an elderly relative in their care. One of the defendants has also been sentenced for f...
07 Apr 2014 15:22Brighton and HoveTraffic disruption in Brighton near Sainsbury's gyratoryPR45155/2014 Police are attending an incident close to the Sainsbury's supermarket on the gyratory system in Brighton this afternoon (April 7).   It has re...
07 Apr 2014 15:19West SussexJewellery stolen in Crawley burglaryPR45154/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a house in Forge Road, Crawley, between 5.15pm and 9pm on Thursday (3 April). The occupants were o...
07 Apr 2014 14:22Eastbourne
Speeding targeted in EastbournePR45153/2014 Police and volunteers from the Eastbourne community have been actively targeting speeding vehicles in the town.   Community speedwatch (CSW) went l...
07 Apr 2014 14:19Lewes
Man attacked by man and dog in PeacehavenPR45152/2014 A man was attacked in Peacehaven in the early hours of Saturday morning (April 5) and bitten by his assailant's dog. The man was walking along Tel...
07 Apr 2014 14:18East SussexBicycle stolen from property in RyePR45151/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a property in Pottingfield Road, Rye, between Friday 21 March and last Friday (4 April). A bedroom wind...
07 Apr 2014 13:00Chichester
Three men arrested for fraud in SelseyPR45142/2014 Three men have been arrested for fraud in Selsey last week. Police were informed on March 31 after a man in his 80s had withdrawn £11,000 since the beg...
07 Apr 2014 12:45Crawley
Horsham
Driver seriously injured in collision with lamppost in CrawleyPR45149/2014 An 18-year-old man from Horsham was taken to hospital with serious injuries after his car left the A264 in Crawley on Saturday (April 5). The red Ford...
07 Apr 2014 12:31Horsham
West Sussex man jailed for stalking ex-partnerPR45125/2014 A man who systematically stalked and harassed his ex-partner is now starting an 18-month prison sentence, following investigations by detectives in Sussex a...
07 Apr 2014 11:36Brighton and Hove East
Driver runs off after car crashes in WoodindgeanPR45147/2014 Police are seeking the driver of a car which crashed in Woodingdean.   At 6.10pm on Saturday 5 April the Nissan Micra saloon left the road in Warr...
07 Apr 2014 9:10Arun
Man attacked in Armada Way, LittlehamptonPR45145/2014 A 54-year old Rustington man was taken to Worthing Hospital having sustained serious head injuries when he was assaulted in the street in Armada Way, Little...
06 Apr 2014 11:43Arun
Missing Douglas Byelong found in ChesterPR45141/2014 Douglas Byelong, 73, who went missing from his home in Bognor Regis on Thursday evening (April 3), has been found safe and well in Cheshire. He was lo...
05 Apr 2014 21:57Worthing and Adur
Sompting attack woman has died in hospitalPR45140/2014 A 70-year-old woman, who was the victim of a serious assault in her home in Sompting on Thursday evening (April 3), has sadly died in hospital. Sandra Boak...
05 Apr 2014 13:34Worthing and Adur
Sompting man remanded after attempted murder chargePR45138/2014 Dudley Boakes, 79, retired, of Grasmere Avenue, Sompting, Lancing, appeared at Brighton Magistrates' Court on Saturday morning (April 5), charged with th...
05 Apr 2014 9:09Worthing and Adur
Sompting man charged with attempted murderPR45137/2014 Dudley Boakes, 79, retired, of Grasmere Avenue, Sompting, Lancing, has been charged with attempted murder following an incident at his home on Thursday e...
04 Apr 2014 17:59Eastbourne
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Police seek man over attack on womanPR45114/2014 Police in Sussex want to interview 43-year old Jonathon William King over an attack on a woman known to him in Eastbourne on 2 January, which resulted in th...
04 Apr 2014 17:42Brighton and Hove East
Brighton and Hove West
Brighton and Hove Central
Brighton police seek Gareth Jamieson for recall to prisonPR45136/2014 Police in Brighton are seeking 33-year old local man Gareth Jamieson, who is wanted for recall to prison.   Jamieson is described as white, 5'10",of he...
04 Apr 2014 17:36Brighton and Hove West
Man arrested for criminal damage and attempted rapePR45118/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to criminal damage and an attempted rape in Portslade on Wednesday, March 26. A taxi taking a man and woman from Eas...
04 Apr 2014 16:53Arun
Police warning over missing Douglas Byelong from Bognor - NOW FOUNDPR45134/2014 An elderly man who has gone missing from his home in Sussex is believed to have travelled to the Hertfordshire area and police are warning that they are ...
04 Apr 2014 16:36Horsham
Suspects sought after Horsham burglaryPR45135/2014 Police investigating a burglary in Horsham are keen to talk to motorists who may have seen suspects attempting to cross the A24 at Broadbridge Heath roun...
04 Apr 2014 15:00Brighton and HoveBrighton Police seek Grant Penfold for recall to prisonPR45133/2014 Police in Brighton are seeking 23-year old local man Grant Penfold who has been recalled to prison. Penfold, who was on prison release licence having previ...
04 Apr 2014 14:37East SussexBattle police donate £250 to Burwash Community Internet CafePR45132/2014 Battle police have donated £250 to Burwash Community Internet Cafe to help fund a Windows 8 laptop. The facility provides computer and internet access for ...
04 Apr 2014 14:09Arun
Police arrest man over suspected thefts from cars in BognorPR45130/2014 Police are investigating several suspected thefts from motor vehicles in Bognor Regis which happened between 12.50am and 5am on Wednesday 2 April. A man wa...
04 Apr 2014 12:58Brighton and Hove West
Crawley
Concern for missing girl in CrawleyPR45129/2014 Police are concerned for the whereabouts of a teenager who goes to school in Crawley. Courtney Richards, 15, had been at school in Crawley on Monday (...
04 Apr 2014 10:16Worthing and Adur
Sompting man arrested for attempted murderPR45127/2014 A 79-year-old man has been arrested for attempted murder following an incident at his home in Sompting last night (3 April). Police and ambulance were call...
04 Apr 2014 8:21Eastbourne
Motorcyclist injured in Eastbourne incidentPR45126/2014 At 6.57am today (Friday, 4 April) police were called to the Seaside roundabout, Eastbourne, where the A259 Seaside meets the A2290 Lottbridge Drove, followi...
03 Apr 2014 18:04Lewes
Two arrested after cannabis factory found in NewhavenPR45124/2014 Two men were arrested by after a cannabis factory was found in a house in Newhaven. Police executed a Misuse of Drugs Warrant on Wednesday (2...
03 Apr 2014 17:47Lewes
Burglars break into Peacehaven Bowls Club twice in two daysPR45123/2014 Burglars broke into Peacehaven Bowls Club twice over two days.   Police are appealing for witnesses to the burglaries which happened at the club in P...
03 Apr 2014 17:30Lewes
Appeal for witnesses to spate of graffiti in PeacehavenPR45121/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a spate of graffiti on a house and vehicles in Peacehaven. Black spray paint was used to daub a target on the sid...
03 Apr 2014 17:29Wealden
Appeal to driver after Hailsham collision PR45122/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a collision on Saturday (March 29) on the A22 near Hailsham. At around 4pm on the northbound A22 between Hailsham and...
03 Apr 2014 16:54Wealden
Appeal for witnesses to serious collision in Broad OakPR45120/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a motorcyclist suffered life threatening injuries following a collision with a car on the A265 near Broad O...
03 Apr 2014 16:05Rother
Appeal for witnesses to jewellery burglary in RyePR45119/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a property in Brede Hill, Rye, where jewellery was stolen on Wednesday (2 April). I...
03 Apr 2014 15:24Brighton and Hove Central
Three teenagers charged with Brighton robbery and assaultPR45112/2014 Three teenager boys have been charged with robbery and assault after a man was attacked in Brighton on Tuesday (1 April).   The victim was chas...
03 Apr 2014 15:03Eastbourne
Appeal for witnesses to unprovoked Eastbourne assaultPR45113/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on a 23-year-old man from Polegate who was attacked in Langney Road, Eastbourne on Tuesday (1 April). ...
03 Apr 2014 14:56East SussexAppeal for witnesses to unprovoked Seaford assaultPR45117/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on a man in Seaford in the early hours of Saturday morning (March 29). The 22-year-old victim was the targ...
03 Apr 2014 14:34Mid Sussex
Attempted fraud on East Grinstead womanPR45107/2014 A 74-year-old woman almost fell prey to a conman pretending to be a London police officer who tried to scam her out of cash in East Grinstead.   ...
03 Apr 2014 14:09Rother
Woman charged following death of cyclist at RobertsbridgePR45115/2014 A woman has been charged with causing death by dangerous driving following a hit-and-run collision at Robertsbridge in November. Alison Bowen, 61...
03 Apr 2014 13:17Wealden
Serious collision closes A265 at Broad OakPR45111/2014 The A265 near Broad Oak has been closed following a serious road traffic collision on Thursday (April 3). Emergency services were called to the scene a...
03 Apr 2014 12:30Brighton and Hove Central
Woman raped in public toilet in BrightonPR45088/2014 A man has been arrested on suspicion of rape following an incident in a Brighton public toilets on Sunday, March 23. The victim, a 49-year-old woman, w...
03 Apr 2014 11:05Chichester
Worthing and Adur
A29 motorcycle crash victim namedPR45110/2014 A man who died when his motorcycle was in collision with a car at Bury on Sunday (March 30) has been identified as 37-year-old Oliver Bird. Oliver, fr...
03 Apr 2014 9:22Chichester
Rother
Three charged with fraud at Selsey Solicitors firmPR45108/2014 Three people have been charged with fraud offences following an investigation by Sussex Police detectives into the affairs of a now-closed firm of Solici...
02 Apr 2014 14:33FORCEWIDEMaking police work specialPR45053/2014 This coming weekend, Saturday and Sunday, 5 and 6 April, a Specials Awareness Weekend will highlight the capabilities and dedication of special constable...
02 Apr 2014 13:20Chichester
Mid Sussex
West Sussex man receives 20-year sentence for assaults on womenPR45098/2014 A West Sussex man has been sentenced to a total of 20 years imprisonment for a series of sexual offences against three women.   Jason Burgess, 42, un...
02 Apr 2014 13:10Brighton and Hove East
Lewes
Driver arrested after travelling wrong way on the A27 FalmerPR45106/2014 A car was stopped near Lewes after travelling up to five miles eastbound on the westbound carriageway on the A27 at Falmer from 6.40am on Wednesday (2 Ap...
02 Apr 2014 11:55East SussexBattle Police donate £250 to Netherfield Community FriendsPR45105/2014 Battle Police has donated £250 to Netherfield Community Friends. The group was formed to aid people in the local community who require assistance. The serv...
02 Apr 2014 8:00East SussexMan robbed in Warrior Square Gardens, St Leonards-on-SeaPR45077/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a robbery in which a man in his 50s was assaulted and robbed in Warrior Square Gardens, St Leonards-on-Sea. &nb...
01 Apr 2014 17:50Chichester
Four burglaries in Chichester neighbourhoodPR45102/2014 At around lunchtime on Thursday 27 March four addresses were burgled in the Donnington area of Chichester.   At each burglary, in Stockbridge Gardens, ...
01 Apr 2014 17:32Hastings
St Leonards lady robbed of pension moneyPR45101/2014 Police are seeking witnesses to a vicious attack on an elderly lady in St Leonards. The 72-year old woman was walking along the footpath in Redgeland Rise,...
01 Apr 2014 17:10Lewes
Seaford shop window smashedPR45100/2014 Police in Seaford are appealing for witnesses following an incident at The Walmer Stores, Walmer Road, in the town. At about 3am on Tuesday 1 April the w...
01 Apr 2014 16:52FORCEWIDESussex Police support Church projects to tackle social issuesPR45094/2014 Sussex Police are delighted to announce a pioneering partnership with the Cinnamon Network, to increase social action and enable churches in Sussex to incre...
01 Apr 2014 16:46West SussexMan charged with string of burglaries in West SussexPR45099/2014 A man is to appear in court charged with being involved in a plot to commit burglaries across the South East.   John Paul McDonagh, 30, is accused of b...
01 Apr 2014 16:14Chichester
Three guilty of Fernhurst killingPR45025/2014 Two men have been found guilty of the murder of Michael Griffiths in Fernhurst and another has been found guilty of his manslaughter.   Mr Griff...
01 Apr 2014 16:14Chichester
Statement by the family of Michael GriffithsPR45048/2014 There are no words to describe the effect of losing Michael has had on the family, especially his two brothers. The cruel and calculated way in which h...
01 Apr 2014 15:51Gatwick
Man charged with defrauding two passengers at GatwickPR45097/2014 A Crawley man has been charged with defrauding two passengers at Gatwick Airport.   56-year old Abad Najib Mohammad, of Tuscany Gardens, Crawley has be...
01 Apr 2014 15:06Eastbourne
Police supporting free Easter holiday football sessions in Eastbourne PR45096/2014 Free football sessions are kicking off in Eastbourne for the Easter school holidays. The tournaments have been organised by Albion in the Community an...
01 Apr 2014 15:00Brighton and HoveSuspected Brighton telephone scammer arrestedPR45077/2014 Working in co-operation with the Metropolitan Police, officers in Sussex have arrested a suspected telephone scammer.   The 62-year-old  man w...
01 Apr 2014 15:00West SussexMan arrested on A24 on suspicion of drugs and driving offencesPR45097/2014 A man who was stopped by patrolling police whilst he was driving south on the A24 at Dial Post on Monday morning 31 March, was arrested on suspicion of drug...
01 Apr 2014 14:04Mid Sussex
Appeal for witnesses to Handcross collisionPR45085/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a motorcyclist suffered serious injuries following a collision with a car on the B2114 Brighton Road at Handcros...
01 Apr 2014 13:50Mid Sussex
Police warning about lead thefts in Mid-SussexPR45093/2014 Police are warning businesses and householders in Mid-Sussex to be on the alert after a series of lead thefts from buildings in the area.   On Thursd...
01 Apr 2014 13:28Worthing and Adur
Jewellery and cash stolen in Worthing burglaryPR45086/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a burglary at a house in Worthing on Friday (28 March) where a large quantity of jewellery and cash were stole...
01 Apr 2014 13:11FORCEWIDECannabis factory and cockfighting ring found during roads crackdownPR45092/2014 Police uncovered a cockfighting ring and a cannabis factory after stopping a driver suspected of having lied to get car insurance. Officers stopped th...
01 Apr 2014 12:04FORCEWIDEPolice's 'Run to Remember' ends up at the AmexPR45091/2014 Forty Sussex Police officers and staff members will complete 10,000 miles of running around the county when their four-month charitable endeavour ...
01 Apr 2014 11:56Eastbourne
Sussex Police donation to Eastbourne Blind SocietyPR45090/2014 Sussex Police have donated £300 to the Eastbourne Blind Society to help fund IT training skills for blind and partially sighted people in Eastbourne...
01 Apr 2014 11:17Rother
Laptop, iPad and £300 stolen in Bexhill burglaryPR45087/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a property in London Road, Bexhill-on-Sea, between 5.40pm and 9.10pm on Friday (28 March). Th...
31 Mar 2014 17:23Brighton and Hove Central
Brighton man charged with attempted murder of womenPR45084/2014 A 19-year-old man who was arrested for attempted murder after two women were stabbed in their home in Brighton has been charged.   Connah...
31 Mar 2014 13:22FORCEWIDELast suspects arrested as part of Christmas drink-drive crackdown are chargedPR45083/2014 The last motorists who were on bail after being arrested during Sussex Police's December crackdown on drink or drug drivers have been charged with a seri...
31 Mar 2014 12:41Rother
Winchelsea garage burglaryPR45082/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a property in Greyfriars Place, Winchelsea, between 8pm on Thursday (27 March) and 8am on Friday...
31 Mar 2014 12:30West SussexBespoke Indian jewellery stolen in SelseyPR45073/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a property in Orchard Avenue, Selsey, between 1pm and 3.30pm on Wednesday, 19 March. A number of u...
31 Mar 2014 11:47East SussexQuad bike stolen from shed in RyePR45079/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a property in Whitebread Lane, Rye, between 10pm and 11.15pm on Thursday (27 March). A shed w...
31 Mar 2014 11:30East SussexPeacehaven man goes to prison for 18 years over child sex assaultsPR45064/2014 A Peacehaven man is starting an 18-year prison sentence for a series of sexual assaults on a young girl. Stephen Keen, 53, of Collingwood Close, Peaceh...
31 Mar 2014 7:38Arun
Motorcyclist dies in road traffic collision on A29 at Bury, near ArundelPR45076/2014   Police are appealing for witnesses to a fatal road traffic collision on the A29 at Bury, near Arundel, on Sunday (30 March) It occurred at 1...
29 Mar 2014 18:39Eastbourne
Missing Eastbourne teenager Summer Puttock found PR45074/2014 Missing 17-year-old Summer Puttock from Eastbourne has been found safe this afternoon (Saturday 29 March).   Police would like to thank the pub...
29 Mar 2014 11:46Eastbourne
Concern for missing Eastbourne teenagerPR45072/2014 Police are concerned for the welfare of 17-year-old Summer Puttock who has gone missing from Eastbourne.   Summer was last seen on Friday (28 M...
28 Mar 2014 17:20Arun
Thief uses cover of child battling brain tumour to steal from Bognor Regis shopPR45071/2014 Do you know this man? Police want to speak to him after a man claimed to be a model in a fashion show to raise money for the Sussex charity Pray for Is...
28 Mar 2014 16:21Brighton and HoveTelephone scammer thwarted eight times in Brighton and HovePR45069/2014   A telephone scammer who called eight people in Brighton and Hove this week to try to get them to reveal vital bank details was left empty-handed ...
28 Mar 2014 16:07Hastings
Is this your bike?PR45068/2014 Is this your bike? It was found in St Leonards at 5pm on Monday (24 March) and handed in by an honest member of the public. The silver Focus Ergo ST...
28 Mar 2014 14:55FORCEWIDEWoman posed as Meals on Wheels worker to prey on the elderlyPR45066/2014 A woman who tricked her way into the homes of vulnerable people by posing as a Meals on Wheels worker is to appear in court. Hayley Cunningham persuade...
28 Mar 2014 12:30Worthing and Adur
PC bitten during Worthing arrestPR45063/2014 At 4.15pm on Thursday 27 March two police officers were called to a flat in Church Walk, East Worthing, after a report of a domestic dispute. One of the ...
28 Mar 2014 10:58FORCEWIDENumber of drivers convicted as part of Christmas crackdown passes the 100 markPR45062/2014 Another eight drivers have been banned from the roads after being caught as part of Sussex Police's Christmas crackdown on drink and drug drivers. The...
28 Mar 2014 10:45Brighton and HovePolice ensure peaceful end to Brighton squatPR45058/2014On Monday (24 March) police attended a squat at The Mariner public house, East Street, Brighton, after several complaints from local residents about anti-s...
28 Mar 2014 10:40Brighton and HoveAnti-shoplifting operation in central BrightonPR45060/2014 On Thursday and Friday (27 and 28 March) Brighton and Hove's Regency policing team was involved in running Operation Winston, set up to target shopliftin...
28 Mar 2014 10:12Hastings
St Leonards man sentenced over indecent images of childrenPR45061/2014 Aaron Wall, 45, of Terrace Road, St Leonards, has been sentenced to imprisonment over offences relating to indecent images of children. On Thursday 27...
28 Mar 2014 9:55Brighton and HoveYoung men attack women in Portslade and HovePR45059/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a gang of young men attacked and robbed two women in 20 minutes in Portslade and Hove. The thieves first appr...
28 Mar 2014 9:14Wealden
Pedestrian seriously injured in Eridge collisionPR45057/2014 Police are seeking witnesses to a collision in which a pedestrian was seriously injured in Eridge. At 4.20pm on Thursday 27 March, the 78-year old Crow...
27 Mar 2014 22:00Mid Sussex
Worthing and Adur
Police 'Do Not Donut' message after Bolney driving convictionPR45056/2014 A Lancing man has been convicted of careless driving after police spotted him 'donuting' at a busy Bolney roundabout.  26-year old Martin Hughes ...
27 Mar 2014 16:39Rother
Hydraulic lift stolen in BexhillPR45035/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a lift for disabled people was stolen in Bexhill. The square aluminium hydraulic disabled platform lift was h...
27 Mar 2014 16:11West SussexBurglar steals jewellery from pensioner in CrawleyPR45055/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a burglar broke into a home in Crawley and stole jewellery. The intruder smashed a window of the home in Dower...