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23 Sep 2014 17:55Worthing and Adur
Missing 13-year-old from Sompting found safe and wellPR46913/2014 13-year-old Joe McFarland-Hills, who went missing yesterday (Monday 22 September) from an address in Sompting, has been found safe and well. We would like ...
23 Sep 2014 16:43Chichester
Police chief sees joint Chichester harbour patrol in actionPR46853/2014 A man was arrested for theft during a patrol of Chichester Harbour - while the West Sussex divisional commander Chief Superintendent was on board.   ...
23 Sep 2014 16:37Brighton and HoveHave you seen this wanted man - Gerrard RobertsPR46906/2014 Have you seen this man Gerrard Roberts, who is wanted on recall to prison.   Roberts, 32, of Alfriston Close, Whitehawk, Brighton, is believed to be ...
23 Sep 2014 16:00Worthing and Adur
Sompting couple defrauded of thousandsPR46880/2014 A couple from Sompting were defrauded out of several thousand pounds when they were the victims of an elaborate scam on Tuesday last week (September 16...
23 Sep 2014 15:15Hastings
Warning after St Leonards-on-Sea burglariesPR46911/2014 Three burglaries sharing similar characteristics and carried out in Hollington, St Leonards-on-Sea, since Sunday (14 September) have prompted police to urge...
23 Sep 2014 14:31Rother
Driver who died in A21 crash near Sedlescombe is namedPR46910/2014 The driver of a Vauxhall Vivaro van who sadly died after it was in collision with a Daf lorry on the A21 near Sedlescombe on Friday (September 19) has ...
23 Sep 2014 13:11Mid Sussex
Burglars steal collection of model buses and coaches, Burgess HillPR46907/2014 Police are investigating the theft of a dozen model buses and other property from a house in Chanctonbury Road, Burgess Hill, between 13 and 15 September. ...
23 Sep 2014 11:14FORCEWIDEMotorists banned after being caught drug-drivingPR46905/2014 Three motorists who were arrested because police believed they were driving after taking drugs have been banned from the roads. Thomas Cranstone, 32, was a...
23 Sep 2014 11:00Rother
Man sought over Battle shop fraudsPR46894/2014 Police are asking local people to help in identifying a man suspected of several frauds and attempt frauds in Battle.   PC Jayne Cleverley said; "On Th...
23 Sep 2014 11:00Crawley
Front door destroyed in suspicious Crawley firePR46904/2014 Police are investigating after the front door of a house was destroyed in a suspicious fire in Crawley. Fire-fighters attended the Titmus Drive house, whic...
23 Sep 2014 10:42Eastbourne
Successful cycle marking event in EastbournePR46891/2014 The Eastbourne Seaside Local Policing Team arranged a free bike marking event on Saturday 20 September, at Regency Park, Eastbourne, between 10am and 2.30pm...
23 Sep 2014 10:41Eastbourne
Man charged with attempted robbery in EastbournePR46903/2014 A 21-year-old man is to appear in court charged with trying to rob a post office in Eastbourne. Wesley Hinze, 21, of no fixed address, has been charged wit...
23 Sep 2014 10:13East SussexMore free cycle marking in EastbournePR46892/2014 Free bike marking for everyone will be taking place at the Youth Fair 2014 on Tuesday 28 October, with Eastbourne Police. Marking will be free of ...
23 Sep 2014 10:00Hastings
Man attacked in Hastings after driving disputePR46872/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on an 18-year old man who was attacked whilst driving in Queens Road, Hastings on Thursday, 18 September. &...
23 Sep 2014 9:24Hastings
Police urge community vigilance in Hastings and St Leonards-on-SeaPR46902/2014 The arrest of a suspected burglar has prompted Hastings neighbourhood policing team inspector Chris Veale to highlight the value of community vigilance. &n...
23 Sep 2014 9:00Worthing and Adur
Police seek witnesses after car and motorcycle collide in SouthwickPR46901/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a collision between a car and a motorcycle which occurred at the junction of the A270 Old Shoreham Road and the B2167 ...
23 Sep 2014 8:15Hastings
Hastings police commander welcomes shoplifting sentencePR46883/2014 Hastings police commander, Chief Inspector Paul Phelps, has welcomed a sentencing approach for proliffic shoplifters that he hopes will help break their cyc...
23 Sep 2014 8:00Worthing and Adur
Crash closes A27 westbound near the Adur flyover, Old ShorehamPR46900/2014 The A27 was closed in both directions near the Adur flyover, Old Shoreham, following a road traffic collision shortly after 4am on Tuesday. (23 September) ...
23 Sep 2014 7:35Rother
Fatal road traffic collision, A259 Winchelsea, near RyePR46899/2014 Police were called to the A259 Rectory Lane at Winchelsea, near Rye, at 2.38am on Tuesday (23 September) after a car was seen crashed in bushes with its hea...
22 Sep 2014 17:27Wealden
Appeal for witnesses to serious RTC in Willingdon EastbournePR46893/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after an elderly woman pedestrian was seriously injured in a collision in The Triangle, Willingdon, Eastbourne, on Monday...
22 Sep 2014 16:30Worthing and Adur
Witnesses sought to Salvington Hill,Worthing, collisionPR46890/2014 Shortly before 8am on Monday (22 September) two cars, a VW Gold and a Mini, were involved in a collision in Salvington Hill, Worthing. A three-year old loca...
22 Sep 2014 15:53Hastings
Teenage girl attacked in HastingsPR46873/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on a 16-year old local girl who was attacked in Linton Gardens, Hastings, on Thursday, 11 September. The vi...
22 Sep 2014 15:46Horsham
Warnham woman sentenced for false accountingPR46889/2014 A woman has been convicted of committing false accounting in Horsham and surrounding areas. Dawn Pond, aged 55, of Bognor Road, Warnham, West Sussex pleade...
22 Sep 2014 15:12Hastings
Car broken into, Halton Crescent, HastingsPR46888/2014 Police are appealing for information after a grey Peugeot 207 was broken into in Halton Crescent, Hastings between 10pm on Sunday (21 September) and 10.25am...
22 Sep 2014 14:31East SussexKnifeman threatens two teenagers in HastingsPR46887/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a man with a knife threatened teenagers in Hastings twice in a week. In the first incident, at about 1am on Saturd...
22 Sep 2014 14:30Worthing and Adur
Two arrested for Shoreham assaultPR46886/2014 Two people have been arrested in connection with an assault in Shoreham on Friday (September 19). Police were called to the crossing at Shoreham train stat...
22 Sep 2014 13:31Rother
MEDIA ADVISORY - VIDEO/SOUND AVAILABLE OF INTERVIEW WITH LYNDSEY SHIPSTONEPR46885/2014
22 Sep 2014 13:30Worthing and Adur
Three men arrested after assault in WorthingPR46884/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a altercation in Worthing on Friday (September 10) where a man was stabbed. A 26-year-old man from Goring and a 27-ye...
22 Sep 2014 12:50Crawley
Two men charged with Crawley stabbingPR46881/2014 Two men has been charged after an altercation in Crawley on Friday (September 19) where a man was stabbed. Police were called to St Joan Close, where an in...
22 Sep 2014 12:45Horsham
Concern for 15-year old Shane Crawt missing from SlinfoldPR46879/2014 Police are increasingly concerned about a missing boy from Slinfold.   Shane Crawt, 15, has been missing from his address in Slinfold, West Sussex sinc...
22 Sep 2014 12:06FORCEWIDEOperation Dragonfly: Drunk man and woman who left roads blocked banned from drivingPR46882/2014 Two motorists have been warned they could be jailed if they break the law again after they drove while so drunk that they left their cars blocking roads. J...
22 Sep 2014 11:17Hastings
Worthing and Adur
Man missing from Worthing found in HastingsPR46869/2014 Oliver Ryan, 31, who had not been seen since he ran off from two carers while visiting Worthing town centre shortly before midday on Thursday (18 September)...
22 Sep 2014 11:07West SussexShop and pub staff caught selling alcohol to childrenPR46877/2014 A shop assistant and a barmaid have been caught selling alcohol to children in a police operation.   On Thursday (19 September) a series of test purcha...
22 Sep 2014 9:33Rother
Driver dies in collision near BattlePR46876/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a collision on Friday (September 19) where a man died. Emergency services were called at 1.15pm to a two vehicle coll...
22 Sep 2014 8:57Brighton and Hove Central
Eight arrested after Brighton fightPR46875/2014 Eight people have been arrested for a large fight in Brighton where a man was stabbed. At 5.40am on Saturday (September 20) three local men were walking th...
20 Sep 2014 21:33Eastbourne
Body at Beachy Head believed that of missing Surrey manPR46874/2014 The following Release is issued on behalf of Surrey Police;   A body has been found in the search for a missing man from the Ewell area. The body of a...
19 Sep 2014 17:42FORCEWIDECCTV image released of missing Surrey man believed to be in SussexPR46871/2014 RELEASED ON BEHALF OF SURREY POLICE Officers wishing to locate missing Desmond Carr from Ewell are releasing an image caught on CCTV as part of their inves...
19 Sep 2014 16:44Hastings
CCTV image released after theft from Hastings jewellersPR46866/2014 A £1200 wedding ring was stolen from a jewellers in Hastings on Thursday morning (18 September).   A man went into H Samuel in Kings Walk, ...
19 Sep 2014 16:29Brighton and HoveMan robbed on way home in BrightonPR46870/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a 30-year-old was robbed by a man who offered to share a taxi with him in Brighton. The victim left the Market Din...
19 Sep 2014 16:15West SussexConcern for missing man in West SussexPR46969/2014 Police are searching for 31-year old Oliver Ryan, who has not been seen since he ran off from two carers while visiting Worthing town centre shortly before ...
19 Sep 2014 15:39FORCEWIDEOperation Magpie: Serial St Leonards burglar jailed for four yearsPR46868/2014 A serial burglar has been jailed for four years after detectives proved he had returned to a life of crime. Gregory Charles already had 12 convictions for ...
19 Sep 2014 14:32East SussexLorry and van collide near SedlescombePR46867/2014 Police have closed a number of roads near Sedlescombe after a serious collision. A van and a lorry collided close to the junction of the A21 and Marley Lan...
19 Sep 2014 11:47Horsham
Scheme to support vulnerable in villages is launchedPR46864/2014 Officers helped launch a scheme to help elderly person in villages in West Sussex.   Local officers from the Horsham Neighbourhood Policing Team attend...
19 Sep 2014 11:31Hastings
Hastings police and street pastors sign new agreementPR46862/2014 Hastings Neighbourhood Police Team Inspector Chris Veale, Angela Scarlett, Chair of Street Pastor's Trustees and Martin West Co-ordinator of Street Pastors ...
19 Sep 2014 11:25Hastings
Man exposed himself to schoolgirl in St LeonardsPR46863/2014 Police are hoping someone can identify this man who exposed himself in St. Leonards. At around 5pm on Friday, 12th September, a 13-year-old girl was walkin...
19 Sep 2014 11:00Eastbourne
Police hoping to trace owner of a bike in EastbournePR46861/2014 Police are hoping to trace the owner of the a bike they believed to have been stolen. Police arrested a 14-year-old boy who saw seen acting suspiciously in...
19 Sep 2014 10:34Hastings
Hastings social club burgledPR46850/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after thieves broke into a social club in Hastings and stole hundreds of pounds in cash. Between 2am and 7am on Tuesday ...
19 Sep 2014 10:27Arun
Appeal for witnesses to argument in BognorPR46860/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to an argument in Bognor town centre on Saturday (September 13). An argument broke out between a man and a woman at abou...
19 Sep 2014 10:03Hastings
Burglary at home in St LeonardsPR46849/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a home in St Leonards was broken into during the daytime. Between 7.45am and 5pm on Wednesday (17 September) a hou...
19 Sep 2014 10:01Brighton and Hove Central
Man charged after climbing onto Brighton rooftopPR46859/2014 A man has been charged after climbing onto a roof in Brighton on Thursday afternoon (September 18). Jordan Rudwick, 19, unemployed from North Road, Brighto...
19 Sep 2014 8:35East SussexUPDATED: Missing Ewell man could be in SussexPR46858/2014 Surrey Police is growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of a man in his 50s missing from Ewell. Concerns for 55-year-old Desmond Carr were reported...
18 Sep 2014 21:44Brighton and Hove Central
Man arrested after climbing onto Brighton rooftopPR46857/2014 A teenager is being questioned by police after he climbed onto the roof of a Brighton building and forced the closure of a busy road. The 19-year-old scale...
18 Sep 2014 17:21Crawley
Teenage girl attacked and robbed in CrawleyPR46846/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a teenage girl was attacked and robbed in Crawley. The 16-year-old victim, from Horley, was approached by a man wh...
18 Sep 2014 15:17Horsham
Gold jewellery stolen in two burglaries in two days in HorshamPR46854/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after two homes in the Horsham district were broken into in two days and a large amount of jewellery was stolen. The fir...
18 Sep 2014 13:35Hastings
Three arrested after Hastings street robberyPR46852/2014 Three men were arrested on suspicion of robbery minutes after a man had his wallet stolen at knifepoint in Hastings.    At 6.30pm on Tuesda...
18 Sep 2014 10:11Brighton and Hove Central
Police seek witness to Brighton seafront incidentsPR46838/2014 Police are trying to contact a man who may have been a witness to two incidents in Kings Road, Brighton, opposite the Mercure Hotel earlier in September. O...
18 Sep 2014 9:15Rother
Woman imprisoned for false allegation of threats to kill in RyePR46847/2014 A Kent woman has been sent to prison for making a false allegation that her partner threatened to kill her in Rye, East Sussex. Emily Checksfield, 41, of ...
18 Sep 2014 8:50Brighton and Hove West
Police donation to Mile Oak Wanderers youth football clubPR46802/2014 Sussex Police has donated £200 to Mile Oak Wanderers FC who are based in Portslade. This donation will go towards the purchasing of some much needed new tra...
18 Sep 2014 8:10Wealden
Driver seriously hurt in Nutley crashPR46848/2014 Police are seeking witnesses to a collision on the A22 at Nutley.   At 5pm on Wednesday (17 September) two cars collided on the A22 Horney Common Road ...
17 Sep 2014 17:32Hastings
Distinctive jewellery stolen in St LeonardsPR46845/2014 Police are appealing to anyone who may have seen this jewellery which was stolen in a burglary in St Leonards on Sunday (14 September).   The intrude...
17 Sep 2014 16:11Hastings
Theft from schoolgirl in Hastings town centrePR46842/2014 Police are seeking witnesses to a theft from a schoolgirl in the Priory Meadows shopping centre, Hastings, as she was walking to catch a bus.   The i...
17 Sep 2014 15:30Eastbourne
Junior Neighbourhood Watch comes to EastbournePR46844/2014 Eastbourne Police, Eastbourne Neighbourhood Watch and Ocklynge School are working in partnership to bring Junior Neighbourhood Watch to Eastbourne.  Th...
17 Sep 2014 14:30Brighton and HoveMan interviewed over Brighton Council Housing Dept fraud investigationPR46841/2014 Detectives investigating allegations of fraud at Brighton and Hove City Council Housing Department have today, Wednesday (17 September) interviewed&nbs...
17 Sep 2014 14:30FORCEWIDEPolice and clubs work to tackle rise in fake and stolen IDPR46843/2014 Police are working with bars and nightclubs to try to tackle the problem of children using fake or stolen ID to buy drink. Door staff have noticed a surge ...
17 Sep 2014 14:10Hastings
Games consoles stolen in Hastings burglaryPR46826/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a property in Malvern Way, Hastings, between 5pm and 9pm on Friday, 12 September. Stolen from the addre...
17 Sep 2014 13:40Hastings
Hybrid bike stolen in St Leonards-on-SeaPR46820/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a property in Caple Gardens, St Leonards-on-Sea, between 8pm Thursday (11 September) and 8am on Fri...
17 Sep 2014 13:02Chichester
Appeal for witnesses to West Wittering burglaryPR46840/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a property in Tamarisk walk, West Wittering, between 8.30am and 9.30am on Saturday, 6 September. A hand...
17 Sep 2014 12:47Rother
Woman assaulted in Rye pubPR46817/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on a woman in a public house in Rye.   The woman was having a drink in The Bedford Arms in Fishmarke...
17 Sep 2014 12:34Hastings
Boy's disability trike stolen in St LeonardsPR46825/2014 Thieves have stolen a specially made trike which belongs to a disabled boy in St Leonards.   The bespoke red trike was taken from the boot of a silve...
17 Sep 2014 11:37FORCEWIDEReward offered in search for man over Sussex burglariesPR46837/2014 Sussex Police has increased its reward to £2500 in a bid to find 38-year old Simon Peter Knights, wanted for interview in relation to several...
17 Sep 2014 11:31Worthing and Adur
Circus props stolen from container in SouthwickPR46815/2014 Police are seeking thieves who stole circus equipment from a container on a Southwick site.   At about 9pm on Thursday 4 September the container...
17 Sep 2014 11:24Brighton and Hove Central
Weapons haul found in Brighton flatPR46836/2014 Police officers found more than they were expecting when they carried out a drugs warrant at a flat in Viaduct Road, Brighton. Officers recovered...
17 Sep 2014 11:22Arun
Worthing and Adur
Darren Burdfield, wanted HMP Ford prisoner, now in custody for recall to prisonPR46835/2014 Darren Burdfield, who had been sought since last Friday (5 September) after being recalled to Ford Prison following a domestic incident ...
17 Sep 2014 9:38Worthing and Adur
Shoreham man sentenced for sexual abuse of boy in WorthingPR46833/2014 Reginald Collins, 62, retired, of Freehold St, Shoreham, appeared in custody at Chichester Crown Court on Monday (15 September) and was sentenced to four ye...
17 Sep 2014 9:30Worthing and Adur
Woman involved in Worthing collision has diedPR46812/2014 A woman has died after being involved in a collision in Worthing on Tuesday, August 26. Police were called at 11.07am on Tuesday (August 26) to an 83-year-...
17 Sep 2014 9:15Horsham
Mother speaks out after teenager is convicted for dangerous driving near SlinfoldPR46828/2014 The mother of a teenager killed in Slinfold in July last year has spoken after a teenagers was convicted of dangerous driving. Brett Hewson, 19, of Coombe ...
17 Sep 2014 7:34Crawley
Cats poisoned, Broadfield, CrawleyPR46832/2014 Police have been made aware of several cases of stray cats being poisoned in the Kensington Road area in Broadfield, Crawley. But there is nothing at this ...
17 Sep 2014 7:32Hastings
Police seek witnesses to beach hut break-ins, St Leonards-on-SeaPR46831/2014 Several beach huts were either broken into or damaged overnight between Monday and Tuesday (15/16 September) at Seaside Road and Cinque Ports Way, St Leonar...
17 Sep 2014 7:30Rother
Burglary with intent to steal, Bexhill-on-SeaPR46823/2014 Police are investigating a break-in which occurred at a house in Collington Lane East, Bexhill-on-Sea, at some time between Thursday (11 September) and Mond...
16 Sep 2014 17:28Hastings
Serial shoplifter caught in HastingsPR46830/2014 A 35-year-old serial shoplifter has been given a suspended prison sentence for stealing. Johnny Wheatley was arrested after he was caught on CCTV stealing ...
16 Sep 2014 15:11Arun
Appeal for witnesses to Bognor motorbike arsonPR46827/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a motorbike was stolen from a garden in Collyer Avenue, Bognor, and the set on fire.   The Honda Fire blade ...
16 Sep 2014 15:11Hastings
Man punched in face in HastingsPR46829/2014 Do you recognise this man? He is wanted by police after a 38-year-old man was punched in the face during the annual Pirates Day celebration in Hastings. T...
16 Sep 2014 13:07Brighton and HoveWoman robbed of phone with pictures of son killed in AfganistanPR46824/2014 A woman who was robbed of her phone with precious memories of her son killed in Afganistan is appealing for information. The victim, Jackie Janes, 54 from ...
16 Sep 2014 12:04Chichester
Man wanted for child abuse tracked down to London and jailedPR46822/2014 Father jailed for abusing vulnerable teenager in Bracklesham Bay after police track him down to London A father who sexually abused a teenage girl and then...
16 Sep 2014 11:44GatwickStudent who caused bomb hoax at Gatwick Airport sent to prisonPR46821/2014 A student who claimed there was a bomb on a flight from Gatwick Airport has been sent to prison.   Shortly before 4.30pm on Tuesday (9 September) Muham...
16 Sep 2014 10:12Crawley
Missing Crawley man is foundPR46818/2014 Abid Shafi, 41, who had not been seen since Monday (September 15) has been found safe and well in Horley. Members of the public and media are thanked for t...
15 Sep 2014 21:13Crawley
Have you seen missing Abid Shafi from Crawley?PR46816/2014 Have you seen Abid Shafi? The 41-year-old has gone missing in Crawley and police are becoming increasingly concerned for his safety. Abid has severe learn...
15 Sep 2014 16:18Brighton and Hove Central
Heroic Brighton teenager helps convict manPR46772/2014 The heroic actions of a Brighton teenager leads to man's conviction After a man acted violently towards two female PCs, teenager Kiya Ingham stepped in and...
15 Sep 2014 15:56Eastbourne
Assault in shopping centre car park in EastbournePR46814/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault in a car park in Eastbourne on Monday, August 25. At around 5pm a car was driving in an antisocial way in ...
15 Sep 2014 15:48Wealden
Woman assaulted in MaresfieldPR46784/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on a woman in Maresfield. The 30-year-old woman was walking in a tunnel near Bloomery Way between 9pm and ...
15 Sep 2014 14:35Hastings
Suspect disturbed in Hastings burglary attemptPR46793/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to an attempted burglary at an address in Malvern Way, Hastings, at 8pm on Wednesday 10 September. The suspect was distu...
15 Sep 2014 14:33Rother
Burglary in TicehurstPR46792/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary in Bewl Bridge Close, Ticehurst, which took place between Thursday 4 September and Sunday 7 September. Sto...
15 Sep 2014 14:30Wealden
UPDATE: Operation Mantell: double fatal motorcycle crash, Chuck Hatch, near HartfieldPR46811/2014 A 52-year-old man who was at the wheel of the Range Rover involved in Sunday's (14 September) double fatal collision at Chuck Hatch, near Hartfield, and who...
15 Sep 2014 14:25FORCEWIDEOperation Dragonfly: Drink-driver who tried to run from police banned from the roadsPR46813/2014 A 30-year-old drink-driver who tried to run away from police has been banned from the roads. James Lawrence tried to run away from officers when they pulle...
15 Sep 2014 14:16Wealden
Couple assaulted in Uckfield storePR46794/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on a man and a woman in an Uckfield store.   The couple, both in their twenties, were assaulted while ...
15 Sep 2014 13:41Eastbourne
Attempted robbery at post office in EastbournePR46810/2014   A man attempted to rob Hampden Park post office in Eastbourne on Monday lunchtime (15 September). The man pulled a knife and demanded money when he ...
15 Sep 2014 13:00Hastings
Man assaulted in Battle Rd, HastingsPR46801/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on a man in a Hastings street. The 40-year old victim was walking in Battle Road at the junction with Pert...
15 Sep 2014 11:39East SussexMissing Kent woman believed to be in HastingsPR46809/2014 A missing woman from Kent is thought to be in Hastings. Anna Wysocka, also known as Anna Lapis, 37, she went missing from Maidstone since Wednesday, August...
15 Sep 2014 9:54Horsham
Aircraft in forced landing near NorthchapelPR46807/2014 Shortly before 1pm on Saturday (13 September) police were alerted by Air Traffic Control, Southampton, to an aircraft in difficulties near Northchapel. &nb...
15 Sep 2014 9:52FORCEWIDENew deputy chief constable appointedPR46808/2014 Olivia Pinkney has been appointed as the new deputy chief constable of Sussex Police. Olivia has worked in Sussex since 2009 when she joined as assistant c...
15 Sep 2014 8:23Arun
Teenager guilty of dangerous driving in double death crash, A264 SlinfoldPR46806/2014 At Lewes Crown Court on Friday (12 September) Brett Hewson, 19, of Coombe Hill, Billingshurst, was acquitted of causing the death by dangerous driving of tw...
15 Sep 2014 7:30Worthing and Adur
Motorcyclists seriously injured in crash in Titnore Lane, Clapham, near WorthingPR468051/2014 A motorcyclist and his pillion passenger were both seriously injured after their blue-and-white Suzuki GSXR left the road and crashed in Titnore Lane, near ...
14 Sep 2014 22:19Wealden
Two motorcyclists killed in crash at Chuck HatchPR46804/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after two motorcyclists died after their bikes collided with a car in Chuck Hatch. The crash happened at about 6pm on Su...
14 Sep 2014 20:39FORCEWIDETechnical problems with 101 phone servicePR46803/2014 We are experiencing some problems this evening (Sunday 14 September) with the 101 non-emergency phone line. Those that call are not currently being connect...
12 Sep 2014 18:21Rother
Girl shot in Northiam dies of her injuriesPR46800/2014 We can now confirm that the little girl who was shot in Northiam yesterday (Thursday 11 September) has sadly died of her injuries. Mary Shipstone was seven...
12 Sep 2014 17:09Chichester
Witnesses sought after cyclist found unconsciousPR46799/2014 Police are appealing for information after a cyclist was found unconscious on the side of the road at Halnaker, Chichester. The 35-year-old local woma...
12 Sep 2014 16:34Eastbourne
Seaside scouts benefit from £250 donationPR46790/2014 Eastbourne Police have donated £250 to 1st Seaside Scout Group to fund a permanent wooden shelter to enable outdoor activities and meal times to take place ...
12 Sep 2014 14:47Rother
Fishing equipment stolen series of thefts in RyePR46751/2014 Power tools and more than £2,000 worth of fishing equipment have been stolen in a series of thefts in Rye. A shed in Marley Road was entered overnight on S...
12 Sep 2014 14:18Horsham
Police appeal for witnesses after attempted burglary in SouthwaterPR46797/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to an attempted burglary at a home in Kings Lane, Southwater, on Monday afternoon (8 September). A neighbour heard an al...
12 Sep 2014 14:00Horsham
Police appeal for witnesses after house burglary in ColgatePR46796/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a house in Forest Road, Colgate, between 2.30pm and 5.30pm on Monday (8 September).   The occupan...
12 Sep 2014 12:43Rother
Shooting in Spring Hill, Northiam (UPDATE)PR46795/2014
12 Sep 2014 7:30Worthing and Adur
Missing Worthing teenagers found in LondonPR46789/2014 Two 15-year-old girls reported missing from Worthing since Tuesday (9 September) have been found safe and well in London.   On Thursday (11 September...
11 Sep 2014 17:53Rother
UPDATED: Officers at scene of armed incident in NorthiamPR46787/2014 Officers are currently at the scene of an armed incident in Spring Hill, Northiam. A girl of primary school age has suffered a gunshot wound to the head an...
11 Sep 2014 15:54Worthing and Adur
Appeal for witnesses after two cyclists collide in WorthingPR46785/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after two cyclists collided head on along a cycle path on the A259 Brighton Road at Worthing on Thursday (11 September). ...
11 Sep 2014 14:41Wealden
Couple charged with committing five burglaries in UckfieldPR46738/2014 A man and a woman have been charged with committing five burglaries in the Uckfield area. Radan-Marian Surcel, 22, and Maria-Raluca Stan, 19, both of Symon...
11 Sep 2014 12:16FORCEWIDEHave you seen missing Ford prisoner Darren Burdfield?PR46782/2014 Have you seen missing Ford prisoner Darren Burdfield? Burdfield left the prison on Friday (5 September) after being released on leave for the weekend. He w...
11 Sep 2014 10:37Worthing and Adur
Two arrested for Worthing aggravated burglaryPR46779/2014 Two people have been arrested after an aggravated burglary at a flat in Worthing. At around 3.30pm on Wednesday (September 10) police were called to a dist...
11 Sep 2014 8:15East SussexMissing Battle teenager found safe and wellPR46780/2014 Missing Battle schoolboy Dennis McNaught, 13, last seen in Bexhill-on-Sea on Monday (September 8), has been found safe and well. Police would like...
10 Sep 2014 15:55Brighton and Hove Central
Man robbed in BrightonPR46777/2014 Police are appealing for information about an assault in Brighton. On August 8 at 6am a 25-year-old man was walking along the seafront past the bottom of W...
10 Sep 2014 14:45FORCEWIDESussex officers join national policing operation at NATO SummitPR46750/2014 More than 150 officers and staff from Sussex Police have joined colleagues from all other UK police forces as part of the national mutual aid operation to p...
10 Sep 2014 14:43West SussexHave you seen missing teenagers Sarah Eldridge and Chloe Newman?PR46775/2014 Have you seen missing teenagers Sarah Eldridge and Chloe Newman? The 15-year-olds have gone missing from a care home in Worthing and police are becoming in...
10 Sep 2014 13:41East SussexMissing 13-year-old boy from BattlePR46774/2014 Police are growing concerned for a missing boy from Battle. Dennis McNaught, 13, was last seen at Tesco in Ravenside Retail park in Bexhill at around 12.30...
10 Sep 2014 13:32Mid Sussex
Be aware of council tax scam in Mid SussexPR46773/2014 Residents are being urged to be aware of a scam involving offenders claiming to be offering council tax refunds. A number of people in Mid Sussex have been...
10 Sep 2014 11:19FORCEWIDEOperation Magpie: Serial burglar convicted of raids on Brighton officesPR46768/2014 A serial burglar who has stolen thousands of pounds from businesses across Sussex faces prison after admitting going on a crime spree in an office block. R...
10 Sep 2014 10:43Brighton and Hove West
Man charged with attempted murder in HovePR46767/2014 A man has been charged with an attempted murder in Hove. Serena Keith Williams, 47, unemployed of Sackville Road, Hove has been charged with the offenc...
10 Sep 2014 9:09Arun
Bognor Regis scam and robberyPR46765/2014 During the early afternoon on Friday (5 September) a couple in Bognor Regis town centre were approached by a man offering some cheap Apple electronics fo...
10 Sep 2014 9:05Hastings
St Leonards-on-Sea pensioner tricked out of £12,000 in compensation scamPR46764/2014 A St Leonards-on-Sea pensioner was tricked out of £12,000 by a fake  Payment Protection Insurance (PPI) compensation company between July and Sept...
09 Sep 2014 19:36Crawley
Man identified in connection with dog walker assaultPR46763/2014 Police have identified a man who they wanted to speak to in connection with an assault on a dog walker in Crawley. The incident happened on Saturday (S...
09 Sep 2014 17:20Arun
Appeal for information on Ford absconder Greg DisbreyPR46762/2014 Police are appealing for the whereabouts of Greg Disbrey who absconded from Ford Prison on Monday (September 8). Disbrey, 27, was convicted of bur...
09 Sep 2014 17:06Eastbourne
Pensioner attacked by cyclist in EastbournePR46761/2014 A 75-year-old man suffered a fractures to his face and collarbone in an unprovoked attack by a cyclist in Eastbourne.   The man was walki...
09 Sep 2014 16:34Hastings
Witnesses sought for attempted murder in HastingsPR46760/2014 Detectives are actively investigating the stabbing of an 18-year-old man in Hastings. The man, from London, is in a serious but not life threatening c...
09 Sep 2014 16:00Wealden
Second man arrested in Ashdown House School abuse investigationPR46759/2014 Detectives investigating allegations of historic sexual abuse at a school in East Sussex have arrested a second man. The 64-year-old was arrested in Br...
09 Sep 2014 15:14Brighton and Hove West
Police appeal for witnesses after car collides with parked cars in HovePR46757/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a car collided with two parked cars in Norton Road, Hove, at 4am on Sunday 24 August. A black Dacia Sandero co...
09 Sep 2014 15:04Rother
Three Kayaks and paddles stolen from Rye HarbourPR46756/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after three kayaks were stolen from Rye Harbour between Thursday 21 August and Thursday 4 September. The kayaks wer...
09 Sep 2014 14:57Brighton and Hove Central
Prison inmate Jamie Halifax arrestedPR46754/2014 A Lewes prison inmate who escaped from hospital has been arrested. Jamie Halifax, 25, who ran off while being treated at Royal Sussex County Hospital ...
09 Sep 2014 14:49Horsham
Tools and money stolen from van in StorringtonPR46755/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to the theft of some drills that was stolen from a van that was parked in Fox Court, Storrington, between 11.45pm and ...
09 Sep 2014 14:15Crawley
Man charged after fatal Crawley collisionPR46753/2014 A 35-year-old man, Minesh Parbat, of Gregory Close, Maidenbower, Crawley, has been bailed to appear before Crawley magistrates on 24 September, char...
09 Sep 2014 13:18Brighton and Hove Central
Appeal for attempted rape in BrightonPR46752/2014 A 20-year-old man has been arrested after an attempted rape in Brighton. The victim, a 60-year-old woman, was sitting near to the toilets in the Pavil...
09 Sep 2014 9:54Brighton and Hove Central
Man sought after sex assault in HovePR46747/2014 Do you recognise this man? Police are trying to identify a man captured on CCTV following an incident at the Freemasons Pub, Western Road, Hove, on Tue...
09 Sep 2014 9:50Horsham
Man sentenced for sexual offences with a childPR46741/2014 A man has been sentenced to 10 years for two sexual offences on a child. John David Manvell, 67, formally from Mill Road in Steyning appeared at Lewes...
08 Sep 2014 17:20Arun
Eastbourne
Wealden
Information wanted on Ford absconder Lucas LambPR46744/2014 Police are appealing for the whereabouts of Lucas Lamb who walked out of Ford Prison on Friday, September 5. Lamb, 31, was convicted of GBH with intent...
08 Sep 2014 17:11Hastings
Witnesses sought after man stabbed in HastingsPR46745/2014 A man is being treated for stab wounds after an assault in Hastings. The man is in a serious condition and two men are being sought following the inci...
08 Sep 2014 15:21Crawley
Man attacks fellow dog walker in CrawleyPR46743/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a dog walker was attacked by a man for trying to defend her pet. The 48-year-old victim was walking her Jack R...
08 Sep 2014 14:49Rother
PCSO helps Sedlescombe fundraising effort for young boyPR46742/2014 Sedlescombe village fete has raised £1,200 to support a six-year-old boy with cerebral palsy.   The money will go towards an operatio...
08 Sep 2014 14:16Hastings
Motorbike stolen from garage in St LeonardsPR46740/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a motorbike was stolen from a garage in York Road, St Leonards, between 4pm on Sunday 31 August and 7am on Monda...
08 Sep 2014 13:58Eastbourne
Police appeal for witnesses to distraction burglary in EastbournePR46739/2014Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a bungalow in Friston Avenue, Eastbourne, at 10am on Tuesday (2 September). The occupant answered th...
08 Sep 2014 11:38Wealden
Missing Malcolm Connolly from Hailsham foundPR46738/2014 Missing 57-year-old Malcolm Connolly, from Hailsham, was found safe on Friday (5 September) after he went missing from his home on Tuesday 26 August. ...
08 Sep 2014 11:31Arun
Missing Arundel girl foundPR46737/2014 The teenager missing from Arundel has been found. Emmelyne Blackwell, 14, returned home safe and well.
08 Sep 2014 11:23FORCEWIDEHave you seen convicted rapist Sarbaz Najmadeen Ali?PR46736/2014 Have you seen convicted rapist Sarbaz Najmadeen Ali? The 28-year-old has gone on the run after standing trial for a serious of sexual offences against ...
08 Sep 2014 9:25Mid Sussex
UPDATED: Crash blocks A272 between Bolney and CowfoldPR46734/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a two-vehicle collision that led to the A272 being closed between Bolney and Cowfold on Monday morning. (8 Septembe...
08 Sep 2014 9:11West SussexHeart charity and police join forces to save livesSHC ISSUED ON BEHALF OF THE SUSSEX HEART CHARITY Thanks to a successful collaboration with The Sussex Heart Charity, Sussex Police has been equipped with 1...
08 Sep 2014 8:31Mid Sussex
Car crash blocks A272 between Bolney and CowfoldPR46733/2014 At 7.41am on Monday (8 September) a silver Ford Focus crashed on the A272 between Bolney and Cowfold, trapping the woman driver.   She is thought ...
07 Sep 2014 19:03West SussexConcern for missing Arundel teenagerPR46732/2014 Police are growing concerned for a teenager who hasn't been seen since Thursday, September 4. Emmelyne Blackwell known as Emme, 14 from Canada Road, Ar...
07 Sep 2014 14:25Brighton and Hove Central
UPDATED: Man with serious head injury after Brighton assaultPR46731/2014 Police are investigating an assault that took place in Manchester Street at the junction with Marine Parade at about 5am on the morning of Sunday, Septem...
06 Sep 2014 16:06Hastings
Missing Hastings boy foundPR46729/2014 Missing Joseph Charlotte who had not been seen since Thursday (September 4) has been found. The 12-year-old was found safe and well in Hastings on Saturd...
06 Sep 2014 14:25East SussexConcern for missing 12-year-old Hastings boyPR46728/2014 Police are growing concerned for a 12-year-old boy who has not been seen for three days. Joseph Charlotte, from Hurrell Road, Hastings has been living ...
05 Sep 2014 17:55Brighton and Hove East
Brighton and Hove Central
Man wanted in connection with Brighton courier fraudPR46726/2014 Police are hoping to trace this man who is wanted to connection with a fraud in Brighton. On Thursday, July 24 around 5.30pm, a woman in her 80s from ...
05 Sep 2014 17:46Crawley
Crawley man charged with cannabis productionPR46715/2014 A Crawley man has been charged after drugs warrants in Essex. Masood Ahmed, 37, a mechanic of Scott Road, Crawley has been charged with two counts of ...
05 Sep 2014 15:04Horsham
Unique jewellery stolen in West Chiltington burglaryPR46713/2014 Police are appealing for information about three burglaries near West Chiltington at the end of August. A house in Rambledown Lane was broken into betw...
05 Sep 2014 14:48Mid Sussex
Burglary in HurstpierpointPR46723/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a house in Hurstpierpoint. The home owners returned to their home on Langton Lane on Thursday (Sep...
05 Sep 2014 14:41FORCEWIDEAdam Yaroo is wanted for Sussex burglariesPR46724/2014 A man who absconded from prison in Derbyshire is wanted in Sussex. Adam Yaroo, 28, originally from Sidcup in Kent but also has links to London, is wan...
05 Sep 2014 14:27Eastbourne
Man assaulted outside Eastbourne nightclubPR46725/2014 A 19-year-old man suffered a fractured cheek bone after being assaulted in Eastbourne. Police were called around 3.30am on Tuesday (September 2) to La...
05 Sep 2014 11:51Crawley
You Tube video appeals to people to help find missing Crawley manPR46714/2014 Police are continuing to search for a missing Crawley man three months after he went missing. Jean Leveque was reported missing on May 22 by his sister...
05 Sep 2014 11:22East SussexSheep attacked on Ashdown ForestPR46772/2014 Sussex Police have received a report of dogs attacking sheep on Ashdown Forest on Monday (September 1). A severely injured ewe was found near Crowborou...
05 Sep 2014 8:05Worthing and Adur
Witness appeal following serious road traffic collision, A270 SouthwickPR46721/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a road traffic collision between a motorcyclist and a teenage pedestrian that occurred on the A270 Old Shoreham Roa...
05 Sep 2014 7:30Arun
Missing Littlehampton woman found safe and wellPR46720/2014 A woman who went missing from her home in Littlehampton has been found safe and well. Malgorzata Lipinska, 40, who disappeared on 29 August, wa...
04 Sep 2014 18:10Rother
Appeal for witnesses after vehicle vandalism in WinchelseaPR46719/2014 Police are appealing for information after seven vehicles were vandalised in High Street, Winchelsea, in the early hours of Saturday (30 August). Eigh...
04 Sep 2014 17:52Horsham
Jewellery stolen in Small Dole burglaryPR46718/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a property in New Hall Lane, Small Dole, between 10.45am and 12.30pm on Monday (1 September). Item...
04 Sep 2014 17:26Horsham
Appeal for witnesses to Billingshurst burglaryPR46717/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a property in Parbrook, Billingshurst, between 6.30am and 6.30pm on Monday (1 September) The occup...
04 Sep 2014 17:02Eastbourne
Attempted burglary at Eastbourne opticiansPR46716/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to an attempted burglary at Barraclough and Stiles opticians in Terminus Road, Eastbourne, between 8pm and 8...
04 Sep 2014 16:19East SussexConcern for missing Hailsham man Malcolm ConnollyPR46710/2014 Police are concerning for Hailsham man Malcolm Connolly who has gone missing from his home. Malcolm, 57, of Bayham Road, suffers from mental health pr...
04 Sep 2014 13:46Rother
Two arrested in Bexhill cash machine investigationPR46711/2014 Two men have been arrested in connection with the attempted theft of an ATM cash machine in Bexhill-on-Sea on Friday (August 29).   A 23-year-...
04 Sep 2014 12:28Chichester
Missing teenage Selsey boy foundPR46712/2014 A 13-year-old boy who went missing from Selsey on Sunday (31 August) has been found safe and well.   Mason King was found on Wednesday (3 Septe...
04 Sep 2014 10:45Eastbourne
Spate of thefts from cars in Shinewater, EastbournePR46708/2014 Car owners are being urged to pay close attention to security following a recent spate of thefts from vehicles in the Shinewater area of Eastbourne. &nb...
04 Sep 2014 10:21West SussexConcern for missing woman from LittlehamptonPR46709/2014 Police are growing concerned for a missing woman from Littlehampton. Malgorzata Lipinska, 40, was last seen when she left her home address on Bayford ...
04 Sep 2014 9:32Eastbourne
Police investigate lead thefts in Shinewater, Langney, near EastbournePR46707/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses following several lead thefts and attempted thefts in Shinewater, Langney, near Eastbourne.   Since Thursday (28...
04 Sep 2014 9:01Brighton and HoveAttempted robbery on woman in Hollingdean Park, BrightonPR46700/2014 Detectives are looking to identify this man who they think may be connected to an attempted robbery in Brighton. A 28-year-old woman was walking home f...
04 Sep 2014 8:34Horsham
Information wanted for Rudgwick burglaryPR46698/2014 Police are looking to speak to this man in connection with a burglary in Rudgwick on Friday, August 22. Just after midday a cleaner at a property on Ch...
03 Sep 2014 17:37Rother
Appeal for witnesses after Bexhill sexual assaultPR46705/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was sexually assaulted by touching in Bexhill. The 22-year-old victim was walking along Barrack R...
03 Sep 2014 17:07Brighton and HoveBrighton man jailed for historic sex offencesPR46701/2014 A Brighton man has been jailed after he was found guilty of indecent assault on two girls in the mid-1980s. Ronald Coggins, 72, of Downs Way, Woodingde...
03 Sep 2014 17:06Crawley
Man charged with using religiously abusive language in CrawleyPR46704/2014 A man from Surrey is due to appear in court charged with causing racially or religiously aggravated harassment, alarm or distress. Police were called ...
03 Sep 2014 17:03Lewes
Warning after spate of high value golf thefts in SeafordPR46703/2014 Around £8000 worth of golf equipment has been stolen in Seaford and police are warning residents in the Firle Road area to be on their guard.   ...
03 Sep 2014 16:52Brighton and HovePortslade woman in court for racially abusing a taxi driverPR46702/2014 A Portslade woman who racially abused a taxi driver has been ordered to pay a £15 victim surcharge, £200 costs and given a 24-month conditional discharge...
03 Sep 2014 12:59Chichester
Man charged with nine thefts from cars in Chichester areaPR46697/2014 Edward Butler, 39, unemployed, of Tangley Walk, Havant, has been charged with nine counts of theft from motor vehicles in the Chichester area and Hampshi...
03 Sep 2014 10:09FORCEWIDEUPDATED: New times for abnormal load being movedPR46694/2014 Motorists are being warned of the possibility of delays on Saturday (September 6) because of a wide vehicle making its way across the county. Officers...
03 Sep 2014 9:57GatwickFour men arrested for Gatwick Airport theftsPR46693/2014 Four men have been arrested for theft of duty free items from Gatwick Airport. On Tuesday (September 2) officer from Sussex Police arrested the four c...
03 Sep 2014 8:40East SussexMountain bike theft, SeafordPR46692/2014 Police in Seaford are asking people to help trace a black Marin Attack mountain bike stolen from an address in Crown Hill. It was taken from a ro...
03 Sep 2014 7:40Rother
Police in Battle support family fun dayPR46691/2014 Police in Battle are supporting a family fun day in aid of the Sussex Association for Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus.   Battle on Beat takes place ...
03 Sep 2014 7:38Brighton and HovePortslade man due in court on race hate and bilking chargesPR46690/2014 A Portslade man is due to appear before Brighton magistrates on Thursday (4 September) accused of racially abusing a bus driver and bilking a taxi driver...
03 Sep 2014 7:35Lewes
Thieves steal golfing equipment from Seaford garagePR46689/2014 Golfing equipment worth more than £1,500 has been stolen from the garage of a house in Firle Grange, Seaford. It included a set of clubs and a trolley. ...
02 Sep 2014 16:54Arun
Man arrested for theft from vehicle in LittlehamptonPR46688/2014 Police are appealing for information after a man was arrested for theft from a vehicle in Littlehampton in the early hours of Tuesday (2 September)....
02 Sep 2014 16:11Lewes
Two men jailed for Peacehaven frying pan attackPR46674/2014 Two men have been jailed after hitting a woman with a frying pan at her home in Peacehaven last year.   Roxroy Parchment, 49, of no fixed addre...
02 Sep 2014 16:06Gatwick
Man charged with assault at GatwickPR46687/2014 A man from Devon is due to appear in court charged with common assault and racially or religiously aggravated intentional harassment, alarm and distress....
02 Sep 2014 15:55Wealden
Hailsham man fined for racially abuse at Piri Piri ExpressPR46681/2014 A Hailsham man who racially abused the manager and a customer at Piri Piri Express in Eastbourne and a customer has been fined.   Allan Graham...
02 Sep 2014 15:41Rother
Police appeal for witnesses to disturbed burglary in BeckleyPR46686/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a house in Hobbs Lane, Beckley, at 4.50pm on Saturday 23 August. One of the occupants disturbed a m...
02 Sep 2014 15:37Brighton and HoveMissing Selsey 13-year-old seen in BrightonPR46685/2014 A 13-year-old boy who has gone missing from Selsey was seen in Brighton on Monday (September 1) and it is believed that he is probably still in the city....
02 Sep 2014 15:35East Sussex47-year-old man assault in Linton Gardens in HastingsPR46684/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on a 47-year-old man in LintonGardens, Hastings, on Tuesday 26 August. The victim was walking his dog...
02 Sep 2014 15:28East Sussex31-year-old man assaulted and robbed in HastingsPR46683/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on a 31-year-old man who was attacked at the top of Wellington Square, Hastings, on Tuesday (26 August)....
02 Sep 2014 15:13Brighton and HoveMan guilty of homophobically abusing a bus driverPR46682/2014 A man from Brighton who homophobically abused a bus driver has been ordered to pay a fine. David Matthews, 68, of Windlesham Gardens, Brighton appeared...
02 Sep 2014 14:45Hastings
Police appeal for witnesses to unprovoked attack in HastingsPR46680/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a 16-year-old girl and a 57-year-old woman were attacked in Robertson Street, Hastings, on Wednesday (27 August)...