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30 Sep 2014 18:07FORCEWIDEISSUED ON BEHALF OF THE INDEPENDENT CHARITY CRIMESTOPPERS Crimestoppers facilitates reward of up to £20,000 for information on Bosham murderPR46993/2014 A reward of up to £20,000 is being facilitated by the crime-fighting charity Crimestoppers, for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the pers...
30 Sep 2014 17:58Hastings
Man jailed after £400,000 cannabis seizure in St LeonardsPR46983/2014 A man has been jailed for six years for producing and supplying cannabis after a haul worth more than £400,000 was found in a flat in St Leonards last year....
30 Sep 2014 17:45West SussexConcern for missing Charlotte Ashton-Rickardt from ChichesterPR46992/2014 Police are concerned for the welfare of Charlotte Ashton-Rickardt who has not been seen since leaving a mental health unit in Chichester on Monday (29 Septe...
30 Sep 2014 16:08FORCEWIDEOperation Magpie: Five people arrested after items found in Worthing pond linked to burglariesPR46991/2014 Five people have been arrested by police over a haul of stolen items found dumped in a Worthing pond. More than 850 items have been recovered by Sussex Pol...
30 Sep 2014 15:45Hastings
Hastings man charged with raping and sexually assaulting teenage girlsPR46990/2014 A 38-year-old man is to appear in court charged with raping and sexually assaulting two teenagers in Hastings. Kemal Roma, 38, of East Beach Street, Hastin...
30 Sep 2014 15:28East SussexHaving you seen missing Belinda Wilson from Hastings?PR46989/2014 Concern is growing for 51-year-old Belinda Wilson from Hastings who went missing on Monday 22 September. Belinda was last seen leaving her home in Cornwall...
30 Sep 2014 15:15Hastings
Police dog sniffs out shop thieves in Hastings after recovering from life-threatening injuryPR46988/2014 An injured police dog had the perfect return to duty by catching two shoplifters after following their scent for more than a mile. Judge had been recoverin...
30 Sep 2014 14:31Brighton and HoveBrighton & Hove residents to have their say at first Community Conversation eventPR46986/2014 Brighton & Hove residents are being asked to register to have their say at the first Community Conversation event with Sussex Police & Crime Commiss...
30 Sep 2014 13:08West SussexHave you seen missing Joe McFarlane-Hills and Brandon Gale?PR46985/2014 Police are concerned for the welfare of missing 13-year-olds Brandon Gale, from Worthing, and Joe McFarlane-Hills, from Sompting. Brandon (left) and Joe (r...
30 Sep 2014 12:14Eastbourne
Man exposes himself to teenage girl in EastbournePR46984/2014 Police are appealing for the public's help to find a man who exposed himself to a 14-year-old girl in Eastbourne. The victim was walking on a service road ...
30 Sep 2014 8:55Mid Sussex
Distinctive Range Rover Sport stolen from Poynings areaPR46981/2014 A black Range Rover Sport worth more than £60,000 was stolen from the Poynings area north of Brighton between 10.30 pm on Thursday (25 September) and 7.10am...
30 Sep 2014 7:46Brighton and HoveRacist assault in Brighton costs offender dearPR46980/2014 A man who carried out a racially aggravated assault in Brighton was ordered to pay a total of £850 by a judge at Lewes Crown Court.   Simon Thomas Ells...
30 Sep 2014 7:32Hastings
Vehicle exhaust thefts, HastingsPR46978/2014 Three vehicles have had parts of their exhaust systems stolen from various locations in Hastings. Since Wednesday (24 September) two motorcycles and a car ...
30 Sep 2014 7:30Rother
Battle teenagers sentenced for hate crimePR46975/2014 Two Battle teenagers have each been ordered to pay £100 compensation to the victim of a homophobic assault in the town's High Street on 14 March this year. ...
29 Sep 2014 15:15Hastings
Police appeal for witnesses after 16-year-old is assaulted and robbed in HastingsPR46976/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault and robbery on a 16-year-old boy who was attacked in Middle Street, Hastings, on Monday 22 September. The ...
29 Sep 2014 14:00Chichester
Man charged over knife and bleach attack, EmsworthPR46969/2014 Shortly before 8pm on Saturday (27 September) police were called to Churcher Road, Westbourne, near Emsworth, to a report of a man having been stabbed and s...
29 Sep 2014 13:50Brighton and Hove West
Man followed and then robbed in HovePR46972/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was followed and robbed in Hove. Just before 1am on Monday (29 September) a man realised that he was being f...
29 Sep 2014 13:28Crawley
Police warning about insurance scam in CrawleyPR46970/2014 Police would like to warn residents in Crawley about a payment protection insurance (PPI) scam. A resident received a phone call at 1.20pm on Thursday (25 ...
29 Sep 2014 11:55FORCEWIDEOperation Dragonfly: Banned drink-driver crashes car twice in two daysPR46967/2014 A woman has been banned from the roads for five years after she crashed while drunk twice in two days - while already disqualified from driving. Michelle B...
29 Sep 2014 11:35Worthing and Adur
Police appeal for witnesses to A27 crash near Castle Goring, WorthingPR469/2014 Police are seeking witnesses to a road traffic collision on the A27 at Castle Goring, near Worthing, that occurred at about 6.15pm on Sunday (28 September) ...
29 Sep 2014 11:00Eastbourne
UPDATE: Operation Kinfold - Japanese woman hurt in collision with car, EastbournePR46964/2014 A 62-year-old Japanese woman hurt in collision with a car at Royal Parade, Eastbourne, is recovering from her injuries in the Royal Sussex County Hospital, ...
29 Sep 2014 10:54Brighton and Hove East
Student attacked by gang on way home in BrightonPR46963/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a 32-year-old woman was attacked by a gang of men and women as she walked home in Brighton. The South Korean stude...
29 Sep 2014 8:56Horsham
Horse dies in Pulborough - believed deliberate attackPR46962/2014 A horse had to be destroyed after it became entangled in an electric fence to such an extent that its owners believe it was targetted in a deliberate act. ...
27 Sep 2014 10:26West SussexMissing Horsham man found safe and wellPR46958/2014 Stephen Bethell, 44, from Horsham, reported missing from the East Surrey Hospital, Redhill, on Thursday afternoon (25 September) has been found safe and ...
26 Sep 2014 21:59West SussexMissing Bognor Regis boys foundPR46957/2014 Missing Bognor Regis boys Gerardas Savcenko and Maciek Zborowski, last seen on Wednesday (24 September) have been found safe and well. Police would lik...
26 Sep 2014 17:30Lewes
Police seek the public's help in tracing stolen property, SeafordPR46954/2014 Police are seeking the public's help to trace and recover property stolen in two recent thefts in Seaford.   Sometime between 10pm on ...
26 Sep 2014 16:48Eastbourne
Pedestrian seriously hurt in collision with car, EastbournePR46956/2014 A 62-year-old Japanese tourist who was on foot suffered potentially life-threatening injuries after she and a car were in collision on the B2106 Royal Pa...
26 Sep 2014 15:04Mid Sussex
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Fraudster fined for room rent scamPR46952/2014 A man who tricked his way into guesthouses and hotels to stay for free has been ordered to pay hundreds of pounds. Alan Kennedy, 51, spent weeks living...
26 Sep 2014 14:28West SussexHelp us find Stephen BethellPR46951/2014 Have you seen missing 44-year-old Stephen Bethell? Stephen, from Horsham, was last seen at 1pm on Thursday (25 September) at East Surrey Hospital in Re...
26 Sep 2014 14:12Rother
Daylight jewellery burglary, Bexhill-on-SeaPR46939/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a property in Ellerslie Lane, Bexhill-on-Sea, between 1.50pm and 6.30pm on Tuesday, 9 September. T...
26 Sep 2014 13:35West SussexHave you seen missing Gerardas Savcenko and Maciek Zborowski from Bognor Regis?PR46949/2014 Police are concerned for the welfare for missing 11-year-olds Gerardas Savcenko (left) and Maciek Zborowski (right), from Bognor Regis. Gerardas ...
26 Sep 2014 13:08Chichester
UPDATE: Single vehicle crash, A286 Singleton, near ChichesterPR46948/2014 The road closure put on while the single vehicle crash on the A286 at Singleton, near Chichester, was dealt with by emergency services on Friday (26 Sept...
26 Sep 2014 12:53Hastings
Man attacked outside Boots in HastingsPR46898/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was attacked on his way to work in Hastings. The 51-year-old was walking past Costa Coffee in Queens Roa...
26 Sep 2014 12:26Rother
Driver who died in crash at Winchelsea, near Rye, is namedPR44947/2014 Police have named the driver of a Rover car that was found crashed into bushes, at Winchelsea, near Rye, in the early hours of Tuesday (23 September). ...
26 Sep 2014 11:54Horsham
Volunteer's work recognised by Prime MinisterPR46945/2014 A volunteer for more than 40 years has been presented with a letter from the Prime Minister as national recognition of his volunteer work. David Scott...
26 Sep 2014 11:16
Single car crash, A286 Singleton, near ChichesterPR46946/2014 Police and ambulance are currently attending a single vehicle road traffic collision on the A286 at Singtleton, betwen Chichester and Midhurst. It happen...
26 Sep 2014 10:30Mid Sussex
Theft from till, Marks and Spencer, Haywards HeathPR46944/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a quantity of cash was stolen from a till at Marks and Spencers store in the Orchards Shopping Centre, Haywards ...
26 Sep 2014 8:47Hastings
Appeal for witnesses to fight in St LeonardsPR46943/2014 Police are appealing for people who may have been waiting at a bus stop in St Leonards and might have seen a fight. A fight between two men broke out a...
26 Sep 2014 7:25Eastbourne
Man charged with Eastbourne fraud offencesPR46929/2014 John Field, 77, of Cooden Drive, Cooden, East Sussex, appeared at Hastings Magistrates Court on 10 September, charged with 12 offences of fraud by abuse ...
25 Sep 2014 16:36FORCEWIDESussex Police welcomes its first direct entry superintendent and fast track constablePR46933/2014 Sussex Police is welcoming its first direct entry superintendent and fast track constable. Olivia Carroll, a project officer for the Force and Special ...
25 Sep 2014 15:54Wealden
Family pay tribute to victim of Chuck Hatch crashPR46941/2014 The family of a 19-year-old man who was killed in a crash in Chuck Hatch have paid tribute to their loved one.   Thomas Dawes, of Medway Drive, For...
25 Sep 2014 15:17Brighton and HoveMissing Brighton boy is foundPR46940/2014 A boy missing from Brighton has now been found. Ryan Bussy, 16, was reported missing on Monday (September 22) but has now been found safe and well.
25 Sep 2014 15:12FORCEWIDEDo you recognise any of these stolen goods?PR46909/2014 A large haul of stolen items recovered following the arrest of a man in Surrey is believed to include a number of items taken in burglaries in Crawley an...
25 Sep 2014 14:45Rother
Man injured in fight in Bexhill housePR46937/2014 Police and ambulance services were called to a house in the Pebsham area of Bexhill-on-Sea in the early hours of Thursday morning (September 25) where a ...
25 Sep 2014 14:42Worthing and Adur
Paper boy reports being followed by man in ShorehamPR46908/2014 Police are seeking witnesses to an incident in Shoreham in which a paper boy reported being followed by a man. At 9.10am on Saturday 20 September polic...
25 Sep 2014 14:41Worthing and Adur
Police seek witnesses to attempted robbery, Wykeham Road, WorthingPR46936/2014 At around 7pm on Wednesday (24 September) a 25-year-old woman was walking along Wykeham Road, Worthing when she was approached by two teenagers on bicycl...
25 Sep 2014 14:30Hastings
School boy’s jaw broken in after school assaultPR46934/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on a 15-year-old boy who was attacked in Ironlatch Avenue, St. Leonards-on-Sea on Tuesday (23 September)...
25 Sep 2014 13:18GatwickGatwick PCSO jailed for misconduct in public office and theftPR46931/2014 Alexis Scott, the PCSO who used her knowledge of Gatwick to steal thousands of pounds from passengers travelling from the Sussex airport, has been jailed...
25 Sep 2014 13:06Brighton and HoveBurglars steal gold jewellery and cash in BrightonPR46932/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after burglars stole thousands of pounds in cash and a large quantity of gold jewellery from a home in Brighton. Be...
25 Sep 2014 12:45Brighton and HoveDispersal order granted for BrightonPR46923/2014 Sussex Police and Brighton and Hove City Council have agreed a month dispersal order, known as a section 30 order, for central Brighton.   It will...
25 Sep 2014 12:17Chichester
Cannabis crackdown in TangmerePR46922/2014 Officers from Chichester Neighbourhood Policing Team carried out a night of action on Friday, September 19 to tackle reports of youths in Tangmere. Re...
25 Sep 2014 11:47Worthing and Adur
Absconder from Avon and Somerset found in WorthingPR46930/2014 Albert Stanley, a prisoner who absconded from HMP Leyhill in South Gloucestershire, has been found by police at an address in Worthing, Sussex. Thank you...
25 Sep 2014 11:33Brighton and HoveConcern for missing 16-year-old boy from BrightonPR46928/2014 Police are growing concerned for a missing 16-year-old from Brighton. Ryan Bussy was last seen leaving his grandparents address in Phoenix Rise around...
25 Sep 2014 11:00Rother
Work equipment stolen in Netherfield, near BattlePR46924/2014 Police are appealing for information after a white Land Rover Defender was broken into in Darvel Down, Netherfield, between 10.15pm on Tuesday (23 Septem...
25 Sep 2014 10:42Crawley
Teenager has foot stroked by stranger in Crawley cinemaPR46926/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a teenage girl had her foot stroked by a stranger in Crawley. The 17-year-old girl was sitting with a friend i...
25 Sep 2014 10:03Brighton and HoveBurglar steals from vulnerable pensioner in PortsladePR46925/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a burglar stole silver and ornaments from a vulnerable pensioner in Portslade. The man knocked on the 86-year-...
24 Sep 2014 15:16Eastbourne
Do you recognise this pendant?PR46919/2014 Do you recognise this pendant? It was found in the Hampden Park area of Eastbourne in mid-August.   The pendant is inscribed with hallmarks ...
24 Sep 2014 14:58Brighton and Hove Central
Elderly woman conned out of more than £1,000 in BrightonPR46920/2014 Police are appealing for information after an 85-year-old woman was conned out of £1,200 in Brighton. The elderly woman was phoned around midday on Mon...
24 Sep 2014 13:21Crawley
Electric bike stolen in CrawleyPR46918/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after an electric bike was stolen in Crawley. The bike (pictured here) was taken between 7am and 8am on Wednesday 1...
24 Sep 2014 11:50Hastings
Missing Anna Wysocka foundPR46917/2014 Missing 37-year-old Anna Wysocka was found on Tuesday 16 September in Hastings after she went missing from Kent on Wednesday 27 August. Police would l...
24 Sep 2014 11:02Mid Sussex
Missing London girl may be in Mid SussexPR46916/2014 ISSUED ON BEHALF OF METROPOLITAN POLICE Police officers searching for a 16-year-old girl missing London think that she might be in the Haywards Heath a...
24 Sep 2014 10:42East SussexRELEASE ON BEHALF OF AVON AND SOMERSET- Help us to find absconder Albert Edward StanleyPR46914/2014 Avon and Somerset Police are appealing for the public's help after a prisoner absconded from HMP Leyhill in South Gloucestershire. Albert Edward Stanl...
24 Sep 2014 10:30Rother
Mother of schoolgirl shot dead in Northiam launches memorial fundPR46915/2014 The mother of a seven-year-old girl who was shot dead in Northiam has launched a memorial fund to raise money for children's charities. Mary Shipstone...
24 Sep 2014 10:21Rother
Tribute paid to van driver killed in crash near SedlescombePR46912/2014 The family of a 27-year-old man who died after his van collided with a lorry near Sedlescombe have paid tribute to their loved one. Scott Wickens, of ...
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 ...
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. &nb...
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...
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...
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 u...
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) h...
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, ...
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; "O...
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, ...
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 2.3...
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...
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 ...
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. ...
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 B21...
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 ...
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 Septembe...
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 ...
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 Mon...
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 l...
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...
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 pl...
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 10.2...
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 Sa...
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 ...
22 Sep 2014 13:31Rother
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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 2...
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 a...
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...
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....
22 Sep 2014 11:17Hastings
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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 Septemb...
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 pu...
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 ...
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 walki...
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 bo...
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 i...
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 ...
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 Marke...
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 befo...
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 ...
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 Marle...
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 a...
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 Pasto...
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 w...
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 suspicious...
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 Tues...
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 ...
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...
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, Bri...
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 repo...
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 ...
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 ma...
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. Th...
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 ...
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....
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...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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.   ...
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. ...
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&...
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 su...
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 ...
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 ...
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...
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 Fis...
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...
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 seve...
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 con...
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 reco...
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 incide...
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...
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-...
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 Co...
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 t...
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 Leo...
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 M...
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 stea...
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...
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...
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 f...
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 ...
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) M...
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 f...
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...
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 i...
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...
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...
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 ...
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. ...
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 ...
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 p...
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 wh...
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 whe...
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...
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, Au...
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. ...
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 assist...
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...
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, ne...
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 o...
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 con...
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 ...
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...
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 pla...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 Se...
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 he...
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 ...
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. ...
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...
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 l...
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...
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 t...
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 becomi...
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 1...
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 ...
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....
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 S...
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 ...