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19 Dec 2014 16:55Brighton and HoveUPDATE: A27 at Brighton now openPR47784/2014 The A27 is now open between the A23 and the A270 at Brighton. Motorists are thanked for their patience and urged to drive carefully on their onward journey.
19 Dec 2014 16:36Arun
Operation Dragonfly: Drink-driver caught after running out of petrolPR47783/2014 A 28-year-old man drink-driver was caught after his car ran out of petrol on his way home. Jonathan Viney spent the evening of 5 December drinking beer and...
19 Dec 2014 16:10Brighton and HoveA27 remains closed eastbound at BrightonPR47782/2014 Police are warning drivers about significant delays on the A27 near Brighton on the busiest Friday of the year (December 19). Emergency services are on sce...
19 Dec 2014 15:52Rother
Don't get the police 'taxi' this ChristmasPR47781/2014 As Christmas week approaches, the distinctively marked Police/Taxi vehicle is continuing its patrols of the Rother area, as part of the Sussex Police's drin...
19 Dec 2014 15:30Hastings
Hairdressers and convenience store burgled in St LeonardsPR47780/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after two St Leonards businesses were burgled overnight between Wednesday 17 December and Thursday 18 December. Around £...
19 Dec 2014 15:27FORCEWIDENew Pegasus scheme will speed up emergency communicationPR47779/2014 A creative new scheme will make contacting the police and other emergency services easier and could cut vital seconds off an emergency phone call. Working ...
19 Dec 2014 14:21Mid Sussex
Paintball guns stolen in burglaryPR47778/2014 A number of paintball style gun have been stolen from a garage in Haywards Heath. The garage, attached to a house in Syresham Garden, between 8.30am on Tue...
19 Dec 2014 14:12Wealden
Do you recognise this woman?PR47777/2014 Do you recognise this woman? Police want to speak to her over a series of shoplifting incidents at stores in Crowborough. At about 3pm on 7 November a wom...
19 Dec 2014 14:06Wealden
Boy caught shoplifting in Hailsham gives birthday money to charity as penancePR47775/2014 An 11-year-old who was caught shoplifting got in such trouble with his family that he donated his birthday money to charity as penance. The boy stole an e-...
19 Dec 2014 14:02Wealden
Wealden Pubwatch message to festive drinkersPR47776/2014 Those seeking their festive fun in the pubs and clubs of Wealden district are being warned to behave or risk a Christmas and New Year ban. That's the messa...
19 Dec 2014 13:42Lewes
One dead, one seriously injured in Newhaven collisionPR47774/2014 A man has died and another man has been taken to hospital with serious injuries after they were in collision with a lorry in Newhaven on Friday morning (Dec...
19 Dec 2014 13:26Brighton and HovePart of A27 closed at Brighton after collisionPR47773/2014 Emergency services are currently at a collision on the A27 between the A23 and junction with Lewes Road in Brighton. Two vehicles are believed to be involv...
19 Dec 2014 13:15Brighton and HoveMan forces himself into pensioner's home and robs her in BrightonPR47772/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a 75-year-old woman was robbed by a man who forced himself into her home in Brighton. The victim withdrew mon...
19 Dec 2014 10:56Lewes
Two pedestrians seriously injured in NewhavenPR47771/2014 Two pedestrians have been seriously injured following a collision with a lorry in Newhaven on Friday morning (December 19). Emergency services are attendin...
19 Dec 2014 9:20Worthing and Adur
Handbag returned after Worthing burglaryPR47767/2014 Police are trying to find out how a green and beige spotted handbag stolen in a burglary at a house in Orchard Avenue, Worthing, came to be returned to the ...
19 Dec 2014 9:00West SussexThree road traffic collisions north of BrightonPR47770/2014 Three collisions in the space of 30 minutes caused widespread traffic congestion north of Brighton early on Friday morning (19 December)   At 7.46am po...
19 Dec 2014 8:58Arun
Arun police support Littlehampton school's road safety initiativePR47769/2014 Sussex Police have donated £500 to a Littlehampton school's innovative scheme to improve road safety. River Beach Primary School in York Road is encouragin...
19 Dec 2014 8:35Arun
Arun police launch Operation TinselPR47768/2014 Police in the Arun district have launched Operation Tinsel to target shoplifters and other criminals taking advantage of the festive season. Officers and P...
19 Dec 2014 8:30West SussexSuspected West Sussex burglar extradited from PolandPR47766/2014  A suspected burglar who skipped bail and returned to his native Poland has been extradited back to England.   Tomasz Krukowski, 33, formerly...
18 Dec 2014 15:22Brighton and Hove West
Worthing and Adur
Police appeal for witnesses to series of robberiesPR47765/2014 Detectives are investigating four robberies across Portslade and Hangleton and one in Shoreham. The first one happened as the Martin's newsagents in Statio...
18 Dec 2014 15:18Rother
Sussex Police donate £500 to fund new play equipment for Staplecross Playing FieldsPR47764/2014 Battle police have donated £500 to Staplecross Playing Field Charity to fund new play equipment for their playing field.   Ewhurst Parish Council Cha...
18 Dec 2014 15:04Rother
Sussex Police donate £500 to Bexhill Dementia Action AlliancePR47763/2014 Bexhill police have donated £500 to Bexhill Dementia Action Alliance to help them raise awareness of dementia in the community and with local businesses. T...
18 Dec 2014 14:45FORCEWIDEMake sure your UAV doesn't fly you into trouble this ChristmasPR47762/2014 Are you hoping Father Christmas will bring you an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) for you to fly on 25 December? Reports in the media suggest that the flying...
18 Dec 2014 13:55Horsham
Woman killed in Bucks Green fatal namedPR47760/2014 The woman who sadly died in a collision on the A281 Guildford Road at Bucks Green, near Horsham, on Monday (15 December) has been named, as Denise Osbo...
18 Dec 2014 13:30Brighton and HoveCharity shop burglary, London Road, BrightonPR47758/2014 Police are trying to trace callous burglars who broke into a charity shop in London Road, Brighton, to steal stock and takings.   Thieves got into th...
18 Dec 2014 13:10Brighton and HoveRacially abusive man prosecuted and barred from Brighton’s taxisPR47757/2014 A criminal anti-social behaviour order has been put on a Brighton and Hove man after a number of racially motivated crimes against taxi drivers in Brighton ...
18 Dec 2014 13:09East SussexEast Sussex police target Christmas 'Grinches'PR47755/2014 Police across all five East Sussex districts are targeting Christmas criminals as the run up up to the festive season enters its last week. Christmas is a ...
18 Dec 2014 13:05FORCEWIDEOperation Dragonfly: Another five motorists charged with drink-driving during Christmas campaignPR47759/2014 Another five motorists have been charged with offences as part of Sussex Police's Christmas crackdown on drink and drug-driving. Richard Faithfull, 24, was...
18 Dec 2014 12:45FORCEWIDEDrivers, cyclists and pedestrians urged to take extra care after series of fatal collisionsPR47756/2014 Drivers, cyclists and pedestrians are being urged to take extra care on the roads after a spate of serious and fatal crashes in Sussex. There have been fiv...
18 Dec 2014 12:30Arun
Two missing West Sussex girls now foundPR47754/2014 Police in West Sussex have found two 14-year old girls who had not been seen since Monday (15 December). Emmelyne Blackwell of Arundel and Charlotte Bell o...
18 Dec 2014 12:27Hastings
Tackling New Psychoactive Substances in Hastings and EastbournePR47753/2014 Hastings and Eastbourne based traders selling New Psychoactive Substances (NPS) are being left in no doubt as to their obligations in law. Sussex Police, t...
18 Dec 2014 10:29Eastbourne
Eastbourne collision - now fatalPR47751/2014 A five-year-old girl who was seriously injured in a collision in Friday Street, Eastbourne, on Tuesday (16 December) has sadly died in hospital. ...
18 Dec 2014 8:39Mid Sussex
Appeal for witnesses to double fatal RTC at HandcrossPR47750/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after two passengers sadly died when the car they were travelling in left the road and hit a tree at Handcross on Wednesd...
17 Dec 2014 16:00Eastbourne
Eastbourne police donation to Bourne SchoolPR47746/2014 Sussex Police have donated £500 to the Friends of Bourne School Association in Eastbourne. The association consists of parents and staff past and present a...
17 Dec 2014 15:40Eastbourne
Eastbourne Business Crime Group wins prestigious awardPR47745/2014 The Eastbourne Business Crime Group (EBCG) which includes Eastbourne Borough Council, Sussex Police, Eastbourne Arndale Shopping Centre and members of the ...
17 Dec 2014 15:30Lewes
Sussex Police makes donation to CHIPSPR47744/2014 Sussex Police has donated £500 to Chailey Information and Parents/Carer Support (CHIPS) to contribute towards the creation of a parent's room within Chailey...
17 Dec 2014 15:21Rother
Phone, watch and Christmas cards stolen in Bexhill BurglaryPR47742/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a house in Constable Way, Bexhill-on-Sea, between 11.30pm on Wednesday 10 December and 7.30am on Thursda...
17 Dec 2014 15:06Brighton and HoveOfficers given awards for their life saving actionsPR47726/2014 Two Brighton officers who saved a man's life have been given two awards for their incredible actions. PC Ali Deller and PC Alec Barrett were two of the fir...
17 Dec 2014 15:00Arun
Police concern for two missing girls from West SussexPR47740/2014 Police in West Sussex are searching for two 14-year old girls who have not been seen for two days. Emmelyne Blackwell and Charlotte Bell left school in Lit...
17 Dec 2014 14:40Wealden
UPDATED: Police seek man over knife attack at Blackboys, near UckfieldPR47741/2014 (* Please note revised serial number - 1240, not 1230)   A 57-year-old man suffered a knife wound to his forehead following an argument with another ...
17 Dec 2014 13:24Crawley
Man slaps child in Crawley supermarketPR47739/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a man slapped a child across the face in a supermarket in Crawley. The six-year-old boy was in a shopping trolley ...
17 Dec 2014 12:40FORCEWIDEOperation Dragonfly: Two more people charged with drink-driving in Christmas crackdownPR47737/2014 Two more people have been charged with offences after being arrested as part of Sussex Police's crackdown on drink and drug-driving. Alicia Hinton, 45, was...
17 Dec 2014 12:31Rother
Rye police donation to local disability organisationPR47576/2014 Sussex Police has donated £200 to Activities Respite Rehabilition Care Centre (ARRCC) to fund some internal redecoration of its visitors lounge. The donati...
17 Dec 2014 12:22Worthing and Adur
Dog bites woman in Goring recreation groundPR47733/2014 At about 10am on Tuesday 9 December a 76- year old local woman was bitten on the wrist by a dog described as a Doberman, when she tried to stop it attacking...
17 Dec 2014 11:28Horsham
Valuables stolen in Billingshurst burglaryPR47732/2014 Police are searching for burglars who took valuable items from a Billingshurst house.   Between Friday 5 December and Monday 8 December the house in Ki...
17 Dec 2014 10:12Chichester
Worthing and Adur
Missing Worthing man, Kevin Murray, foundPR477731/2014 Missing Worthing man, Kevin Murray, 49, was found safe and well in Chichester on Tuesday night (16 December) Police had issued a public appeal to assist in...
17 Dec 2014 9:13Eastbourne
UPDATED Girl in critical condition after Eastbourne collisionPR47730/2014 At  3.15pm on Tuesday 16 December police and ambulance crews were called to a collision in Friday Street, Eastbourne, near the junction of Shinewater L...
16 Dec 2014 17:35Eastbourne
Child in collision with car in EastbournePR47729/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a girl pedestrian was in collision with a car in Friday Street, Eastbourne, on Tuesday (16 December).   The ...
16 Dec 2014 16:35Hastings
Rother
UPDATE: Wanted man Malcolm Smith arrested in St Leonards-on-Sea and remanded in custodyPR47728/2014 Malcolm Christopher Smith, 35, of no fixed address, wanted by police for breaching a court order requiring him to live in Portsmouth, was arrested by office...
16 Dec 2014 16:01FORCEWIDEBurglars now linked to more than 200 burglaries across the south eastPR47727/2014 A group of burglars are now believed to be responsible for more than 200 break-ins across the south east. It is thought that one group of up to a dozen bur...
16 Dec 2014 15:44Worthing and Adur
Police appeal for witnesses after man is assaulted in a Worthing restaurantPR47725/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on a 61-year-old man who was attacked in a Spanish restaurant in Graham Road, Worthing, on Saturday (13 Dec...
16 Dec 2014 15:10
UPDATED: Woman attacked in Foredown Drive area of PortsladePR47724/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault and robbery in the Foredown Drive area in the early hours of December 14. The victim, a 43-year-old woman,...
16 Dec 2014 14:58Chichester
Goodwood fatal RTC - appeal for Land Rover driver to come forwardPR47723/2014 Police are appealing for the driver of a Land Rover Defender who they believe witnessed a fatal collision in Selhurstpark Road, Goodwood, last month, to com...
16 Dec 2014 13:57Eastbourne
£10,000 worth of watches stolen from Eastbourne JewellersPR47693/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at Ernest Jones Jewellers in the Arndale Centre, Eastbourne, on Friday 5 December. Two men were seen bre...
16 Dec 2014 13:20Worthing and Adur
Missing Worthing man foundPR47652a/2014 David Whittaker, 33,  who had been missing from his hospital accommodation in Worthing since Saturday, December 6) has been found by Metropolitan Polic...
16 Dec 2014 13:11Worthing and Adur
13-year-old cyclist seriously injured in WorthingPR477722/2014 A 13-year-old boy is in a critical condition in hospital after his bicycle was in collision with a van in Worthing on Tuesday morning (December 16). Emerge...
16 Dec 2014 13:01Chichester
Image of man involved in knife point robbery in PetworthPR47721/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a knife point robbery at a garage in Petworth. At around 7.45pm on Monday (December 15) at The Flower Bowl Garage in ...
16 Dec 2014 12:11Horsham
CCTV image of man who attempted to rob Horsham bankPR47713/2014 Police have published a CCTV image of a man suspected of attempting to rob a bank in Horsham and offered a £500 reward for information leading to a suc...
16 Dec 2014 12:00FORCEWIDEPolice step up patrols to combat domestic abuse over ChristmasPR47720/2014 Police in Sussex have a pre-Christmas surprise for more than 40 people who have records for repeated domestic abuse of partners. They are all receiving vis...
16 Dec 2014 10:42Worthing and Adur
Two arrested after drug warrants carried out in WorthingPR47712/2014 Two people were arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply following the execution of a drugs warrant at a property in Stoke Abbott Road, Wor...
16 Dec 2014 10:05West SussexConcern for missing Kevin MurrayPR47719/2014 Police are growing concerned for a man missing from Worthing. Kevin Murray, 49, was last seen at around 6pm on Monday (December 15) when he visited hi...
16 Dec 2014 9:44East SussexEast Sussex man wanted for recall to prisonPR47701/2014 Police are searching in East Sussex and West Kent for 33-year old Gareth Cooper, who is wanted for recall to prison for breaching the terms of his prison re...
16 Dec 2014 8:25Worthing and Adur
Road closed in Salvington following collisionPR47718/2014 A cyclist has been injured in a collision with a vehicle in Worthing. Offington Lane in Salvington has been closed as emergency services deal with the inci...
15 Dec 2014 17:00Brighton and Hove West
Guide dog bitten by dog in Portslade streetPR47707/2014 Police are searching for a woman whose dog bit a guide dog in a Portslade street. At about 10.45am on Thursday 6 November, a 52-year old local woman who is...
15 Dec 2014 17:00Worthing and Adur
Police appeal for witnesses to robbery at the One Stop shop, Buckingham Road, Shoreham-by-SeaPR47717/2014 Police are seeking witnesses to a robbery at the One Stop shop in Buckingham Road, Shoreham-by-Sea, which occurred just as the shop had ceased trading for t...
15 Dec 2014 16:32Horsham
CCTV footage of Horsham house burglary suspectsPR47669/2014 Do you recognise these two men who are suspects for a burglary at a house in Forest Road, Colgate, near Horsham?   A home was broken into on 8 Septem...
15 Dec 2014 16:20Lewes
Man charged with cannabis production following raid in PeacehavenPR47702/2014 A man has been charged with the production of cannabis following a drugs warrant in Peacehaven on Friday (12 December). Ha Hoang, 19, of South Coast Road, ...
15 Dec 2014 15:19Horsham
UPDATE: serious road traffic collision, A281 Bucks Green, near HorshamPR47714/2014 Further details have been released about a serious road traffic collision on the A281 Guildford Road at Bucks Green, near Horsham, which is expected to be c...
15 Dec 2014 14:12Rother
Police in Rother support Bexhill food bankPR47710/2014 Rother's Neighbourhood Policing Teams continue to support the Bexhill Food Bank, which exists to donate food to local families or individuals in crisis. Th...
15 Dec 2014 14:00Brighton and HoveCCTV image published of Bexhill robberPR47709/2014 Police investigating an armed robbery at a bookmakers in Bexhill have published a CCTV image of one of the robbers in the shop. Officers were called to Bet...
15 Dec 2014 13:27Horsham
Police close A281 Guildford Road, Bucks Green, near Horsham, following serious road traffic collisionPR47708/2014 Police have closed the A281 Guildford Road on the Sussex-Surrey border at Bucks Green, near Horsham, following a serious road traffic collision involving a ...
15 Dec 2014 12:54Brighton and Hove West
Woman attacked in Foredown Road area of PortsladePR47703/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault and robbery in the Foredown Road area in the early hours of December 14. The victim, a 43-year-old woman, ...
15 Dec 2014 12:42Arun
Reward offered for fatal Littlehampton arsonPR47108/2014 Detectives are offering a reward in connection with a fatal arson in Littlehampton last year. On Thursday, September 12, 2013 fire and police were called t...
15 Dec 2014 12:40Eastbourne
Brighton and Hove Central
Missing Eastbourne teenager Tonie Cox foundPR47705/2014 Missing teenager Tonie Cox from Eastbourne was found safe and well in Brighton on Friday (12 December).   The 17-year-old had been missing ...
15 Dec 2014 12:03FORCEWIDEOperation Dragonfly: 17 more drivers charged with offences as part of drink-driving crackdownPR47704/2014 Another 17 motorists have been charged with offences after they were arrested as part of Sussex Police's Christmas crackdown on drink and drug-driving acros...
15 Dec 2014 11:54Horsham
Serious assault in StorringtonPR47695/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on a man in his 20s and a second man in his 40s who were attacked in Spierbridge Road, Storrington, in the ...
15 Dec 2014 10:52Brighton and Hove Central
Man charged with two Brighton robberiesPR47700/2014 A man has been charged in connection with two robberies in Brighton. Jermaine Edwards, 22, unemployed of no fixed address has been charged with robbery and...
15 Dec 2014 10:11Rother
Bexhill-on-Sea police promote disability awarenessPR47696/2014 Disability engagement officer PC Alison Puddefoot was at Bexhill-on-Sea's public library on Tuesday (9 December) to raise awareness of disability within the...
15 Dec 2014 10:05GatwickOperation launched to prevent young women suffering abuse abroadPR47699/2014 Officers from Sussex Police are to run an operation at Gatwick Airport to try to tackle the problem of young women becoming victims of female genital mutila...
15 Dec 2014 9:42Brighton and Hove Central
Appeal after man stabbed in HovePR47698/2014 A 31-year-old Hove man is being treated for stab wounds to his leg. Officers were called to Brunswick Place, Hove, in the early hours of Saturday morning (...
15 Dec 2014 9:21Arun
Sentimental locket stolen in Bognor RegisPR47697/2014 A distinctive locket has been stolen from a property in Bognor Regis during a burglary. The house on Lincoln Avenue was broken into between November 21 and...
12 Dec 2014 15:57Horsham
Operation Tinsel targets Christmas thieves in HorshamPR47694/2014 Christmas shoppers across Sussex are being warned to keep an eye on their valuables as shopping centres and streets become busier with just over a week t...
12 Dec 2014 14:29Rother
Operation Magpie: Burglar jailed for targeting vulnerable pensionerPR47692/2014 A burglar who targeted a vulnerable pensioner with health problems has been jailed for more than three years. Graham Brook snuck into his 89-year-old v...
12 Dec 2014 11:50East SussexPolice in East Sussex seek man wanted for breaching court orderPR47685/2014 Police are trying to trace Malcolm Smith, 35, (pictured) who is wanted for breaching conditions of a court order.   These inclu...
12 Dec 2014 11:33Brighton and HoveOperation Dragonfly: Man charged with drink-driving after crash in BrightonPR47690/2014 A 48-year-old man has become the latest to be charged with an offence as part of Sussex Police's Christmas drink and drug-driving crackdown. Hamilton ...
12 Dec 2014 9:11Worthing and Adur
Man sentenced for Goring dangerous driving incidentPR47673/2014 The driver of a car which collided with a parked car in Goring-by-Sea, seriously injuring three of his passengers, has been sentenced for dangerous drivi...
12 Dec 2014 8:58Arun
Missing Martin Smyth foundPR47689/2014 A missing man from Littlehampton has been found. Martin Smyth, 56, was reported missing on Tuesday (December 9) but was found in Portsmouth on December...
12 Dec 2014 8:25Brighton and Hove Central
Police appeal for witnesses as woman is attacked in BrightonPR47688/2014 A woman was attacked in the early hours of Friday morning (December 12) as she was walking home along Dyke Road in Brighton. The victim, a 21-yea...
11 Dec 2014 16:36FORCEWIDEInnovation hub will help police meet the challenges of modern day policingPR47659/2014 Cutting edge technology and equipment that will help police meet the challenges of modern day policing are being developed in Sussex. Assistant Chief ...
11 Dec 2014 16:09Wealden
Reward put up for arrest of burglar on the runPR47686/2014 A reward has been put up to try and find wanted burglar Jonathon William King. The 43-year-old was charged with breaking into a home in Cowbeech on 1 ...
11 Dec 2014 15:34Mid Sussex
Appeal to taxi driver for information on Haywards Heath sexual assaultPR47684/2014 Police are keen to trace a taxi driver who was in the area when a woman was sexually assaulted in Haywards Heath on Sunday (December 7). The driver of...
11 Dec 2014 14:43Arun
Missing Jennifer Watts foundPR47682/2014 Missing Jennifer Watts, 73, was found safe and well on Wednesday (10 December) after she went missing from Bognor Regis on Monday 8 December. Police w...
11 Dec 2014 12:51FORCEWIDEOperation Dragonfly: Drink-driver who tried to outrun police banned from the roadsPR47679/2014 A 43-year-old man has been banned from the roads for three years after he sped off to try to avoid police while more than four times the drink-drive limi...
11 Dec 2014 10:15Worthing and Adur
Advice to combat car and cycle crime in Adur and WorthingPR47678/2014 Following a recent spate of thefts from vehicles and of bicycles in Adur and Worthing, police have issued advice to help owners safeguard their property....
11 Dec 2014 9:40Crawley
Missing Crawley man foundPR47677/2014 Missing Crawley man Mohsin Uddin Mohammed, 37, has been found safe and well in Pease Pottage. Police would like to thank the media and the public for the...
11 Dec 2014 8:34West SussexNOW FOUND: Concern for missing Crawley man Mohsin MohammedPR47674/2014 Police are growing concerned for a missing man from Crawley. Mohsin Uddin Mohammed, 37, was reported missing on Tuesday (December 9) from his home town...
10 Dec 2014 17:36Wealden
Farm machinery stolen from UckfieldPR47672/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a property in Furners Green, Uckfield. The burglary happened between 10am on Wednesday, December 3 ...
10 Dec 2014 16:23Brighton and Hove Central
Director sentenced to seven years for defrauding Brighton-based timber companyPR47644/2014 A former company director has been sent to prison for seven years for systematically defrauding his Brighton and Hertfordshire-based timber company of £2...
10 Dec 2014 15:45Chichester
Two men sentenced for Chichester robberyPR47671/2014 Two rough sleepers have each been sentenced to 40 months imprisonment for a Chichester robbery. Jamie Bryanton, 27, and Wayne Wennington, 43, of no fix...
10 Dec 2014 15:12Hastings
Man jailed for raping woman in St LeonardsPR47666/2014 A man has been jailed for 16 years after being convicted of raping and sexually assaulting a woman in St Leonards.   Andrew Herringshaw, 48, of...
10 Dec 2014 14:58Mid Sussex
Woman sexually assaulted in Haywards HeathPR47670/2014 Police are asking for information about a woman who was sexually assaulted as she walked home on Sunday (December 7) in Haywards Heath. The victim, a ...
10 Dec 2014 14:44Brighton and Hove Central
Good samaritan sought following Brighton rapePR47638/2014 Police in Brighton want to trace a passing good samaritan who may be able to provide valuable information following the rape of a young woman in the...
10 Dec 2014 14:32Mid Sussex
Three sought over aggravated burglary in Burgess HillPR47651/2014 Police are searching for three men who attacked a resident who opened the door to them in Burgess Hill.   At 4.30pm on Thursday (4 December) a ...
10 Dec 2014 14:29Brighton and Hove East
Brighton and Hove West
Brighton and Hove Central
Missing Courtney Richards foundPR47668/2014 Missing Courtney Richards, 16, was found in Guildford on Sunday (7 December) after she went missing from Brighton on 3 December. Police would like to ...
10 Dec 2014 14:00West SussexConcern for missing Martin Smyth from LittlehamptonPR47663/2014 Police are growing concerned for a missing man from Littlehampton. Martin Smyth, 56, from Courtwick Road was reported missing on Tuesday (December 9) ...
10 Dec 2014 13:59Hastings
Rother
Sussex Police donate £500 to the Active Arts project in St LeonardsPR47667/2014 Hastings police have donated £500 to Active Arts fund the hire of the De La Warr Pavilion in Bexhill for their end of year show in July 2015. Active A...
10 Dec 2014 12:50Chichester
Police renew appeal for witnesses to fatal crash near ChichesterPR47665/2014 Police investigating a fatal road traffic collision in Selhurstpark Road, Goodwood, near Chichester, at about 3.30pm on Saturday (29 November) have renew...
10 Dec 2014 12:41Eastbourne
Appeal for witnesses to Eastbourne car attackPR47664/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a man who was robbed in his car in Eastbourne on Sunday (December 7). The victim, a 23-year-old man from Pevensey...
10 Dec 2014 12:05Eastbourne
Police seek witnesses to Eastbourne assaultPR47662/2014 Police are seeking witnesses to an incident in Marine Parade, Eastbourne, in which a 68-year-old man was confronted by another man who pushed him over on...
10 Dec 2014 10:18Horsham
Family of cyclist killed in Horsham crash pay tribute to himPR47661/2014 The family of Mike Dixon, who was knocked down and killed in Horsham, have prepared a short statement to pay tribute to him and have asked that they not ...
10 Dec 2014 9:45Lewes
Two car crash closes The Broyle between Ringmer and HallandPR47660/2014 The B2192 between Ringmer and Halland, known as The Broyle, is expected to be closed to traffic for most of Wednesday (10 December) following a two car c...
10 Dec 2014 9:00Brighton and Hove Central
Police seek witnesses to serious assault, Pool Valley, BrightonPR47658/2014 At 3.50am on Wednesday (10 December) police were called to Pool Valley, Brighton, following reports that a man had been assaulted outside The Haunt night...
09 Dec 2014 19:50Lewes
Sheep attacked and killed at farm in Offham, LewesPR47657/2014 Four sheep were killed after being attacked at a farm in Offham, Lewes.   Between 3pm on 3 December and noon on 5 December a flock o...
09 Dec 2014 17:39Horsham
Man charged with knocking down and killing cyclist in HorshamPR47656/2014 A man is to appear in court charged with knocking down and killing a cyclist in Horsham. Michael Dixon, 65, was cycling south in Kerves Lane, Horsham, ...
09 Dec 2014 17:29FORCEWIDESussex Police explores new ways of working for the futurePR47614/2014 Sussex Police is exploring new ways of working so that it can meet the changing issues of modern policing. Deputy Chief Constable Olivia Pinkney said: ...
09 Dec 2014 17:00Worthing and Adur
NOW FOUND: Search for missing Worthing man David WhittakerPR47652/2014 Police are searching for 33-year-old David Whittaker who has been missing from his hospital accommodation in Worthing since Saturday (6 December). David, w...
09 Dec 2014 16:03West SussexNOW FOUND: Have you seen missing 73-year-old Jennifer Watts?PR47655/2014 Have you seen Jennifer Watts? The 73-year-old has gone missing from her home in Bognor Regis and police are becoming increasingly concerned for her wel...
09 Dec 2014 15:29Lewes
Man assaulted in NewhavenPR47654/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on a man who was attacked in Railway Approach, Newhaven on Tuesday 2 December.   The 20-...
09 Dec 2014 13:50Crawley
Appeal for witneses to Crawley rapePR47653/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a girl reported being raped as she walked home from school in Crawley in September. The 11-year-old was walkin...
09 Dec 2014 12:02Wealden
Appeal for witnesses to two burglaries in CrowboroughPR47650/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to two burglaries in Crowborough on one day. Two homes in Crowborough Hill were broken into on Thursday 4 December,...
09 Dec 2014 11:43Arun
Chichester
Venues in Arun and Chichester caught selling alcohol to childrenPR47649/2014 Shops and pubs in the Arun and Chichester districts have been caught selling alcohol to children. A test purchase operation carried out by licensing of...
09 Dec 2014 11:16East SussexNewhaven police lose 7-5 in football friendlyPR47648/2014 Police in Newhaven have taken to wearing studded boots once in a while to help further community relations in and around the town. And if that sounds lik...
09 Dec 2014 10:40Brighton and Hove West
Police appeal for witnesses to Hove robberyPR47647/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was punched and robbed near Denmark Villas in Hove on Thursday (4 December).   The 47-year-old v...
09 Dec 2014 9:37Brighton and Hove Central
Appeal for witnesses to Brighton assaultPR47643/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was punched and suffered a fractured cheekbone next to the taxi rank in London Road, Brighton, o...
09 Dec 2014 9:01East SussexA259 road closed due to head on collision at FristonPR47646/2014 Emergency services were called to a two vehicle head on collision on the A259 between East Dean and Exceat Bridge, Friston, at 6.50am on Tuesday (9 Decem...
09 Dec 2014 7:47Horsham
UPDATED: Cyclist dies in fatal RTC, Kerves Lane, HorshamPR47645/2014  Police are appealing for witnesses after a pedal cyclist died following a collision with a silver Citroen C2 car in Kerves Lane, Horsham, on Monday...
08 Dec 2014 16:14Hastings
St Leonards woman charged with perverting the course of justicePR47640/2014 A St Leonards woman has been charged with allegedly making up offences. Lisa Peck, 28, of Sedlescombe Road South, St Leonards, has been charged with f...
08 Dec 2014 15:38FORCEWIDEOperation Dragonfly: 14 more motorists charged with drink-driving in DecemberPR47639/2014 Another 14 people have been charged with offences after being arrested during Sussex Police's Christmas crackdown on drink and drug-driving. Ferhat Ya...
08 Dec 2014 15:07Hastings
Police in Hastings seek witnesses to hate crime incidentPR47637/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to an incident in Old London Road, Ore, Hastings, in which a woman and her three-year-old daughter were racially abuse...
08 Dec 2014 14:09Wealden
Man seriously injured in collision on A26 at CrowboroughPR47636/2014 At 8.50am on Monday (8 December) a Suzuki jeep driving north and a van driving south, collided on the A26 Uckfield Road, Crowborough, just south of the C...
08 Dec 2014 13:10Horsham
Cyclist dies following collision in Kerves Lane, HorshamPR47635/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a pedal cyclist died following a collision with a vehicle in Kerves Lane, Horsham, on Monday (8 December). &nbs...
08 Dec 2014 12:17FORCEWIDEOperation Dragonfly: Two men banned from the roads for driving drunk around a car parkPR47634/2014 Two men who decided to drive drunk around a car park, crashing into a security van in the process, have been banned from the roads. Shortly before mid...
08 Dec 2014 11:20Chichester
Do you recognise this man?PR47633/2014 Do you recognise this man? Police want to speak to him about an incident in which a teenage girl was approached by a man in East Dean, near Chichester....
08 Dec 2014 10:40Chichester
Series of burglaries and attempted burglaries on the Manhood peninsulaPR47632/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after five homes on the Manhood peninsula were targeted by burglars in a week. Between 25 November and 1 December, h...
08 Dec 2014 10:28Crawley
Police seek assailants over late night Crawley attackPR47626/2014 Police in Crawley are seeking two men suspected of involvement in a violent late night town centre attack.   At about 12.30am on Friday (5 December...
08 Dec 2014 10:00East SussexPolice xmas burglary prevention advice for Peacehaven residentsPR47618/2014 Police are reminding residents in Peacehaven,Saltdean and Telscombe Cliffs to be extra security conscious around the Christmas period. PC Anna Batchel...
07 Dec 2014 15:35Lewes
Police monitoring traffic near waste site fire in NewhavenPR47631/2014 Sussex Police is liaising with a number of agencies in relation to a fire at a waste site in North Quay Road, Newhaven. Local officers are monitoring t...
05 Dec 2014 18:03Brighton and HoveCORRECTIONPR47621/2014 In a news release on 30 September we incorrectly stated that Simon Thomas Ellsmore, 43, of Avocet Crescent, Sandhurst, Berkshire, had been fined after ad...
05 Dec 2014 17:46Worthing and Adur
Police investigate thefts from elderly Worthing womanPR47620/2014 Police in Worthing are investigating a series of thefts from an elderly woman in her own home. Between September and November the disabled 87-year old ...
05 Dec 2014 17:11Eastbourne
Police and Council close Eastbourne problem shopPR47627/2014 Police and Eastbourne Borough Council have used new anti-social behaviour powers to close a premises in Susans Road, Eastbourne. The American Street W...
05 Dec 2014 15:36Brighton and HoveResidents urged to check their vehicles are securePR47625/2014 Police are urging the public to be cautious of vehicle crime in Brighton and Hove during the festive period.   On cold mornings, don't leave your c...
05 Dec 2014 15:05Hastings
Man with learning difficulties assaulted in HastingsPR47624/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a man with learning difficulties was punched in the face in Hastings. The 18-year-old victim was standing outs...
05 Dec 2014 14:41FORCEWIDEMore than 300 weapons handed in during firearms surrenderPR47623/2014 More than 300 firearms and thousands of bullets and shotgun rounds have been handed in during a police campaign in Sussex and Surrey. Between 10 Novem...
05 Dec 2014 13:38Brighton and Hove East
CCTV of burglar at Brighton betting shopPR47622/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a betting shop in Brighton. At around 6.30pm on Thursday, November 27 a man entered the Ladbrokes ...
05 Dec 2014 13:25FORCEWIDEOperation Dragonfly: Serial drink-driver jailed for third offence in two yearsPR47621/2014 A 30-year-old man has been jailed after he was caught drink-driving for the third time in two years. Arunas Abromavicius was already a banned drink-dri...
05 Dec 2014 11:35Brighton and HoveBrighton students now able to report hate crimes on campusPR47619/2014 Sussex Police and the University of Sussex have been working together to make it easier for victims to report hate crime and get advice and support. S...
05 Dec 2014 9:34Brighton and HoveDonation presented to help Brighton charity with the Ebola crisisPR47617/2014 Brighton Police has donated £400 to Sierra Leone Brighton Association who have been raising money for SOS Children's Villages, specifically in Sierra Leo...
05 Dec 2014 8:35Rother
Police seek local man's assistance over Battle bike robberyPR47616/2014 Police want to speak to George Frederick Pallett, 19, of Mountjoy, Battle, in connection with a robbery that occurred on Tuesday, 28 October in fields at...
04 Dec 2014 16:09Rother
Don't get picked up by the police taxi in RotherPR47615/2014 As part of Sussex Police's drink and drug-drive campaign for the festive season, officers are travelling around the Rother district in a rather different...
04 Dec 2014 14:57Brighton and HoveBusy Saturday expected in BrightonPR47599/2014 A protest march and a pro-Palestinian meeting in Brighton and Hove on Saturday (December 6) are expected to attract several hundred participants, but Sus...
04 Dec 2014 12:39Brighton and HoveNOW FOUND: Concern for missing Courtney RichardsPR47612/2014 Police are appealing for information to the whereabouts of Courtney Richards. The 16-year-old from Brighton was last seen around 1.30pm on December 3 ...
04 Dec 2014 12:20FORCEWIDEOperation Dragonfly: Fifth motorist charged with drink-driving as part of Christmas crackdownPR47613/2014 A fifth motorist has been charged with offences as part of Sussex Police's Christmas crackdown on drink and drug-driving. Nikolajs Zenovjevs, 27, was a...
04 Dec 2014 11:20Rother
Bexhill police warning about street cash securityPR47595/2014 Police in Bexhill are reminding residents to remove their valuables from mobility scooters and zimmers, if they need to leave them unattended.   A...
04 Dec 2014 9:24Brighton and Hove Central
Man arrested for robbery near London Road, BrightonPR47611/2014 A man has been arrested for a robbery in the London Road area of Brighton in October. Around 4.15pm on Sunday, October 26 the victim, a 44-year-old Br...
03 Dec 2014 16:02Brighton and Hove Central
Efit of man wanted in connection with church burglary in BrightonPR47608/2014 Police have released an efit of a man wanted in connection with an aggravated burglary at a church in Brighton in October. The incident happened shortl...
03 Dec 2014 15:49FORCEWIDEConcern for missing Eastbourne teenager Tonie CoxPR47609/2014 Police are appealing for information about the whereabouts of missing teenager Tonie Cox. Tonie, 17, from Eastbourne was last seen on Friday (November 28) ...
03 Dec 2014 13:45Wealden
Did you see people acting suspiciously near burglary in Crowborough?PR47607/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary and an attempted burglary in The Grove, Crowborough. Between 6.45pm and 9.15pm intruders entered one h...
03 Dec 2014 13:00Hastings
Hastings police warn of potential phone scamPR47806/2014 Police and Hastings Council are warning residents about a potential phone-based scam   On Wednesday 26 November eight local people called the p...
03 Dec 2014 12:44FORCEWIDESurrey and Sussex Police set up new Cyber Crime UnitPR47604/2014 A new police unit has been set up in Surrey and Sussex to help combat on-line crime Surrey and Sussex Police are operating a joint Cyber Crime Unit (C...
03 Dec 2014 12:22FORCEWIDEOperation Dragonfly: Two more motorists charged with drink-driving as part of Christmas campaignPR47605/2014 Two more motorists have been charged with offences as part of Sussex Police's Christmas crackdown on drink and drug-driving. Arunas Abromavicius, 30, w...
03 Dec 2014 11:11FORCEWIDEDo we have items that were stolen from you?PR47603/2014 Can you help us reunite this property with its true owners? More than 100 items were recovered after police raided a number of garages in Rustington in...
03 Dec 2014 11:05Arun
Festive community safety event comes to BognorPR47602/2014 Emergency services have teamed up to hold a festive community safety event in Bognor on Saturday December 13. Police officers and firefighters will be ...
03 Dec 2014 10:06FORCEWIDEHighlights of first week of events across Sussex to celebrate UK Disability History MonthPR47600/2014 From festive fairs to storytelling events during UK Disability History Month's first week, representatives from Sussex Police and partner organisations h...
03 Dec 2014 9:54Arun
Police seek three over Bognor High Street break inPR47597/2014 Police are searching for three men who tried to break into a Bognor shop in broad daylight.   Just before 9.30am on Tuesday ( 2December) a member o...
03 Dec 2014 9:35Brighton and Hove Central
CCTV image of man police want to speak in connection with a rape in BrightonPR47590/2014 Police are hoping to trace this man who could be involved in the sexual assault and rape of a woman on Brighton beach last month. In the early hours o...
03 Dec 2014 9:26Eastbourne
Eastbourne students take a stand against domestic abusePR47598/2014 Students took a stand for White Ribbon Day, part of the ongoing anti-domestic abuse campaign, at Sussex Downs College in Eastbourne Sergeant Fiona Mun...
02 Dec 2014 16:12Hastings
Hastings police donation to local Residents AssociationPR47588/2014 Hastings Police has donated £400 to the Pilot Field Residents Association to go towards the cost of printing the association's newsletters and the purcha...
02 Dec 2014 16:11Brighton and HoveIs this your bike?PR47596/2014 Is this your bike? Officers arrested a 21-year-old man from Hove at about 6pm on Wednesday 19 November in Zion Gardens, Brighton, after finding him wi...
02 Dec 2014 15:52Hastings
Hastings police back Martha Trust's new sensory roomPR47585/2014 Hastings Police has donated £400 to Mary House part of the Martha Trust to help purchase specialist items for their new sensory room. &...
02 Dec 2014 15:19Brighton and HoveMan attacked in The Lanes, BrightonPR47594/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was struck over the head in an attack in The Lanes, Brighton. Shortly after midnight on 21 November a 30...
02 Dec 2014 15:14Lewes
Phone fraudsters fail to con Lewes residentsPR47591/2014 Police are reminding local residents in Lewes to beware of phone callers who pretend to be police officers or bank staff.   The warning comes after...
02 Dec 2014 15:00West SussexPolice out to help prevent pre-Xmas shop theft in WorthingPR47593/2014 Officers will be out in force during the run up to Christmas to focus on shoplifting in Worthing. Operation Billabong, which runs every year in the tow...
02 Dec 2014 14:54Eastbourne
Successful property marking event in EastbournePR47592/2014 More than 40 items including tools were marked at the Gorringe Road allotments in Eastbourne on Saturday (November 29) at a property marking event. Me...
02 Dec 2014 14:29Eastbourne
More than 750 sign White Ribbon pledge in EastbournePR47589/2014 As part of Eastbourne's celebrations to mark obtaining White Ribbon status, officers from Eastbourne Police worked alongside various agencies includ...
02 Dec 2014 13:42FORCEWIDEHelp us find these convicted fraudstersPR47587/2014 Two men who were part of a gang of fraudsters who hijacked residents' phone lines to scam £50,000 from their victims have gone on the run.   Peach...
02 Dec 2014 13:36Hastings
Rother
Police support for Hastings and Rother Disability ForumPR47574/2014 Police in Rother have donated £150 to Hastings and Rother Disability Forum, to assist with paying for their newsletter and associated costs and post...
02 Dec 2014 13:36Brighton and Hove West
Four arrested for break-in at Hove schoolPR47586/2014 Four people have been arrested in connection with a break-in at Blatchington Mill School in Hove last week. The school in Nevill Avenue was broken into...
02 Dec 2014 12:16East SussexBag snatched from woman in Eastbourne streetPR47584/2014 Police are searching for a man who snatched a bag from an elderly woman in an Eastbourne street. At 3.40pm on Monday 1 December the 88-year old local w...
02 Dec 2014 11:56Lewes
Road closed by crash near Amex StadiumPR47583/2014 A road has been closed near the Amex Stadium after two cars collided on Tuesday morning (December 2). The Drove was closed at the junction with Park St...
02 Dec 2014 11:13Horsham
Appeal for information about Horsham arsonPR47582/2014 Police are looking for witnesses following a fire in a flat above Horsham Car Centre on November 23. The fire service was called after 6pm to the car c...
02 Dec 2014 10:56FORCEWIDEOperation Dragonfly: Woman on school run is first charged in Christmas drink-drive campaignPR47581/2014 A woman on the school run has become the first person to be charged with an offence as part of Sussex Police's Christmas crackdown on drink and drug-driv...
02 Dec 2014 9:10Worthing and Adur
Two men charged with Goring burglaryPR47580/2014 Two men from Worthing have been charged and remanded in custody following a burglary in Goring. Police were called at 2pm on Friday, November 28 to a p...
02 Dec 2014 7:40Worthing and Adur
Overturned lorry closes A24 near FindonPR47579/2014 The A24 between Findon and Worthing is currently closed after a lorry overturned around 3.30am on Tuesday (December 2). The articulated lorry was trave...
01 Dec 2014 17:10Lewes
Appeal for witnesses after theft of firewood in SeafordPR47577/2014 Police are warning the public to be on their guard following the theft of a quantity of firewood from a premises in Hartfield Road, Seaford, between 1am ...
01 Dec 2014 15:26Brighton and HoveMore than 50 years for Liverpool to Brighton drugs gangPR47567/2014 A drugs gang have been collectively sentenced to more than 50 years in prison. The gang have been supplying drugs between Liverpool and Brighton but h...
01 Dec 2014 14:34Brighton and Hove East
Passenger dies after collision near Brighton race coursePR47573/2014   A 19-year-old man tragically died on Friday, the day after a collision between a BMW and Skoda in Warren Road, Brighton, on 27 November. &nb...
01 Dec 2014 13:34Wealden
Appeal for witnesses to Hailsham burglaryPR47572/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary after a haul of tools and a bike were stolen in Mortain Park, Hailsham, sometime between 3pm o...
01 Dec 2014 13:22Arun
Three in court after shop robberies in Barnham and Eastergate, near Bognor RegisPR47541/2014 Three people have been arrested and charged with conspiracy to commit robbery after two incidents near Bognor Regis on Saturday afternoon (November 29). ...
01 Dec 2014 12:56Hastings
Tools stolen from van in St LeonardsPR47570/2014 Police are investigating the theft of tools from a van in Stonebeach Rise, St Leonards which happened sometime between 9pm on Monday 24 Novembe...
01 Dec 2014 12:17Brighton and Hove Central
Appeal for witnesses to Brighton robberyPR47569/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after two men were robbed in their home in St James Street Mews, Brighton, on Sunday (30 November) at about 5.10p...
01 Dec 2014 10:42Brighton and Hove Central
People charged after North Laine fight in AprilPR47566/2014 A group of people have been charged for their involvement in a fight after the March for England and counter protest in Brighton in April this year. A...
01 Dec 2014 10:26FORCEWIDESussex Police implements the Government's Best Use of Stop and Search SchemePR47565/2014 Sussex Police aims to prevent crime and build the communities' trust and confidence by implementing the Government's Best Use of Stop and Search Scheme. ...
01 Dec 2014 9:29Brighton and Hove West
Robbery at Portslade newsagentsPR47564/2014 Detectives are investigating a robbery at a Portslade newsagents. At about 6am on Friday (28 November) the 27-year-old woman shop assistant at Martins...
29 Nov 2014 18:00Chichester
Motorist dies after car collides with tree near Goodwood Racecourse, ChichesterPR47562/2014 At 3.30pm on Saturday (29 November) emergency services were called to Selhurstpark Road, near Goodwood Racecourse, north of Chichester.   Ther...
28 Nov 2014 17:13Horsham
Teenager arrested over attack on couple with learning disabilities in HorshamPR47561/2014 A 17-year-old boy has been questioned by police over an incident in which a gang of teenagers attacked a couple with learning disabilities in Horsham. ...
28 Nov 2014 16:15Crawley
Did you see a woman being attacked in a bar in Crawley?PR47560/2014 A reward has been put up to try to identify three women who attacked a 22-year-old in a bar in Crawley. The victim was at LB1 Bar in Gales Drive, Three...
28 Nov 2014 16:05Brighton and HoveAttempted rape of a woman in alleyway in BrightonPR47559/2014 Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was attacked in the street in Brighton by a man who tried to rape her. At about 6am on 11 November the...
28 Nov 2014 15:14Wealden
Police donate funds to social group for the blind.PR47531/2014 Crowborough Police has donated £200 to help fund social events for the Crowborough Social Group of East Sussex Association for the Blind   Val...
28 Nov 2014 14:43Crawley
Two men jailed for attack on fishermenPR47557/2014 Two men have been sent to prison, and face deportation, for attacking night fishermen in Crawley. Modestas Kubilius, 24, a builder from Walesbeech, Cra...
28 Nov 2014 14:40Chichester
UPDATED: Collision on A27 Chichester - motorcyclist injuredPR47555/2014  A motorcyclist injured when his Triumph Speed Triple was involved in a road traffic collision at Chichester at 7.50am on Friday (28 November) has b...