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Cyclist seriously injured in Billingshurst

22 August 2014

Just before 7.30pm on Thursday 21 August a 49-year old Billingshurst man was riding his pedal cycle in New Road, Billingshurst, when he fell from the cycle and sustained a head injury. He was taken to Hurstwood Park ...

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Two airport workers arrested over thefts at Gat...

21 August 2014

A man and a woman have been arrested by police investigating the theft of duty free items from Gatwick Airport. Shortly after 6am on Thursday (21 August) officers from Sussex Police running an operation into thefts ...

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Burglars disturbed after breaking into home in Crawley

Burglars disturbed after breaking into home in ...

21 August 2014

Police are appealing for information after a pair of burglars were found breaking into a home in Crawley. The two men forced open the front door of the house in Parham Road between 11am and 11.30am on 22 July but we...

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Brighton man sought for recall to prison

Brighton man sought for recall to prison

21 August 2014

Police are searching for 41-year old Nigel Maynard, a Brighton man who is wanted for recall to prison for breaching the terms of his prison release licence. Maynard, who is 6' tall and of slim build, had been releas...

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Wanted - Hurst Green man Simon Bracken

Wanted - Hurst Green man Simon Bracken

21 August 2014

Police are searching for 47-year-old Simon Bracken who has failed to comply with bail conditions having been arrested in County Durham in March. Bracken, formerly of Hurst Green, but now of West Cornforth, Ferryhill...

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Technology and money stolen in Hastings burglary

21 August 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a house in Fairlight Road, Hastings, between 1pm and 4.10pm on Tuesday (19 August). A number of items were stolen including an Apple iPad, a red and white Nintendo...

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Police appeal for witnesses to attempted burgla...

21 August 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses to an attempted burglary at a home in Brookside, Runcton between 9am on Friday (15 August) and midday on Monday (18 August). The occupant arrived home to find damage and tool marks...

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Missing Scaynes Hill man found dead near Beachy...

21 August 2014

A body recovered from the foot of cliffs near Beachy Head has been identified as 48-year-old Douglas Gardner from Scaynes Hill. Mr Gardner was reported missing from his home in Church Road on Thursday, August 14 and...

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Operation Dragonfly: Man drives drunk to compla...

21 August 2014

A 40-year-old man has been banned from driving after he drove drunk to argue with doorstaff - for barring him from their pub for being too drunk. Staff at the Devonshire in Bexhill had refused to let Patrick Cunning...

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Police appeal for witnesses after occupant dist...

21 August 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary after a homeowner disturbed the burglar at his home in Linden Road, Bognor Regis. The occupant heard the suspect force the back door open and break the glass in the d...

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Two men attacked in Worthing street

21 August 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses after two men were attacked in separate incidents in a Worthing street.   A 23-year old man was headbutted and a 32-year old man was punched causing a black eye, both whi...

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Men attacked on Marine Parade, Brighton

21 August 2014

Two men were attacked after a night out on Sunday morning (August 17) in Brighton. The two men and a woman left the Volks bar on Madeira Drive around 7am and one of the men, a 29-year-old from Hove, went up the...

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Reward offered after series of burglaries in Rustington and Littlehampton

Reward offered after series of burglaries in Ru...

21 August 2014

Police are appealing for information after six homes in Rustington and Littlehampton were targeted in a week by burglars. The burglaries all happened between the evening of Sunday 10 August and the morning of Wednes...

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Local people invited to Mid-Sussex 999 Funday

Local people invited to Mid-Sussex 999 Funday

21 August 2014

Local people are invited to the free Mid-Sussex 999 Funday at the Worlds End Recreation Ground in Burgess Hill on Saturday 30 August. The event will run from 11am to 5pm, and visitors will see emergency services disp...

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Man arrested in connection with Bexhill dog wal...

21 August 2014

A man has been arrested in connection with a man who died after his dog was involved in an altercation at the end of July in Bexhill. Peter Morley, 74, was walking his dog at about 10am on Sunday July 20 in Turkey R...

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Man arrested for sexual assault on buses in Bri...

20 August 2014

A man has been arrested in connection with two sexual assaults on buses in the Brighton area. A further two sexual assaults in the Newhaven area have since come to light. On July 28, a 15-year-old girl was on the nu...

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Police publish Efit of Crawley robbery suspect

Police publish Efit of Crawley robbery suspect

20 August 2014

Detectives investigating a knifepoint robbery in Crawley have released an Efit of the suspect.   Police are appealing for witnesses to an knife point robbery in Crawley on Tuesday afternoon May 13. At shortly b...

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Man who fell from Eastbourne Pier is named

20 August 2014

The man who fell while working on Eastbourne Pier on Tuesday afternoon (August 19) has been named as Stephen Penrice, 44 from Sandylonning, Netherton, Cumbria. Emergency services were called shortly after 4pm to rep...

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Missing Peacehaven boy found

20 August 2014

A missing Peacehaven boy has been found safe and well.   13-year old Reece Pateman had his home in Peacehaven, shortly before 7pm on Tuesday 19 August and police had begun a search for him.   However he was...

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47-year-old dog walker assaulted in Brighton park

20 August 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on 47-year-old man who was attacked in Dorset Gardens, Brighton, on Monday 11 August. The victim was walking his dog in Peace Park when the assault took place at 10.3...

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Concern for missing Peacehaven boy

20 August 2014

Police and family are increasingly concerned for the safety and welfare of a young boy whoi has been missing from Peacehaven overnight. 13-year old Reece Pateman left his home in Cissbury Avenue, Peacehaven, shortly...

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Workman dies after falling from Eastbourne Pier

19 August 2014

A man who fell while working on the fire-damaged Eastbourne Pier on Tuesday afternoon (August 19) has sadly died from his injuries. Emergency services were called shortly after 4pm to reports that a man had fallen f...

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Police growing concerned for missing Hailsham man

Police growing concerned for missing Hailsham man

19 August 2014

Police are growing concerned for a man missing from Hailsham. Stephen Howlett, 56, was last seen leaving his home in The Diplocks on Wednesday (August 13) shortly after midday and has not been seen since. He is beli...

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Wanted - John Paul Healey from Lewes

Wanted - John Paul Healey from Lewes

19 August 2014

Police want to talk to Lewes man John Paul Healey, 33, in connection with a burglary in the town on August 12. Anyone who sees him or knows of his whereabouts is asked to email 101@sussex.pnn.police.uk or call 101 q...

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Man punished for urinating at Brighton war memo...

19 August 2014

A man who was caught urinating on a war memorial in Brighton is to clean the area to say sorry. The 49-year-old man was stopped on suspicion of being drunk and disorderly after he was seen relieving himself ont...

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New mother disturbs burglar at home in Worthing

New mother disturbs burglar at home in Worthing

19 August 2014

Police are appealing for information after a woman disturbed burglars who had broken into her home in Worthing. The 26-year-old victim was sleeping with her 14-week-old son when she was disturbed by the sound o...

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Appeal for witnesses after 33-year-old man is a...

19 August 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on a 33-year-old man who was attacked in West Hill Road, St Leonards, on Saturday 2 August. The victim was walking down the road past Medina Terrace at 9pm when...

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Missing Jayiay Amaral from Brighton found

19 August 2014

Missing 17-year-old Jayjay Amaral, from Brighton, was found safe and well on Monday (18 August) after he went missing from his home on Wednesday 6 August. Police would like to thank the public and the media for...

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Last few days to enter presenter competition

19 August 2014

You have just four days left to enter our 24-hours live competition. We have already had some great entries but there is still time for you to win the chance to see behind the scenes of policing and find out what...

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Appeal for two Hastings burglaries

Appeal for two Hastings burglaries

19 August 2014

Police are appealing for information on two burglaries in Hastings. Both burglaries were on Lower Park Road, Hastings, one between 9.25am and 6.30pm and one between 11am and midday on Saturday (August 16). ...

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Sussex Police give Police Property Act Fund donation to the Anne Bickmore Children’s Fund

Sussex Police give Police Property Act Fund don...

19 August 2014

Sussex Police have donated £200 to the Anne Bickmore Children's Fund (ABCFund) to help fund their project 'Space at the Table'. The ABCFund is a registered children's charity based in Sussex that raises money i...

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New police messaging device trialled in Adur an...

19 August 2014

Over the summer months police in Adur and Worthing are trialling a new device which uses Bluetooth and WiFi signals to broadcast messages about crimes and incidents, missing people and security advice to mobile p...

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Treasured memories on stolen Seaford hard drive

19 August 2014

A couple whose treasured family photos were on a computer hard disk stolen in a burglary at their home in Seaford have appealed for its return. Bill and Brenda Savidge's home in Upper Belgrave Road was burgled...

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Georgina Brown - found

19 August 2014

Georgina Brown, who was reported missing after discharging herself from Conquest Hospital in Hastings, has been located safe and well in Brighton. Many thanks to everyone who contributed to publi...

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Fuel spillage shuts A24 between Washington and ...

19 August 2014

Police have closed the A24 southbound between Washington and Findon after a lorry struck a crash barrier and ruptured its fuel tank, spilling a large amount of diesel across the carriageway.    Ju...

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Boy racially abuses bus driver in Bexhill

Boy racially abuses bus driver in Bexhill

18 August 2014

Do you know this boy? Police would like to speak to him after a bus driver was racially abused for refusing to accept an invalid ticket. The Stagecoach bus driver was in Endwell Road, Bexhill, when a boy and...

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Staff attacked at the Jacobs Post pub in Burges...

18 August 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses after pub staff were attacked by a group of men in Burgess Hill. The victims were working at Jacobs Post in Church Road when they were assaulted between midnight and 12.30am o...

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Thieves break into car in St Leonards

18 August 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses after a car was broken into in Medina Terrace, St Leonards. A small rear window was smashed on a silver Mitsubishi Lancer at about 1.10am on Sunday (17 August) and thieves sto...

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Ten vehicles vandalised in Hastings

18 August 2014

Police are appealing for information after a number of vehicles were vandalised in Laton Road, Hastings, just after midnight on Sunday 10 August. Ten vehicles had windows broken or wing mirrors damaged. Poli...

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Toddler and father hurt in pub argument in Chal...

18 August 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses to an incident in Chalvington during which an 18-month-old boy and his father were hurt. The victims, from Sevenoaks in Kent, were at a family party at the Yew Tree Inn, in Chalvin...

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Oakwood Park Gardening Club receive donation from Police Property Act Fund

Oakwood Park Gardening Club receive donation fr...

18 August 2014

Forest Row police have donated £150 to Oakwood Park Gardening Club Forest Row to fund a garden parasol for a communal garden. Cynthia Hudson from the club said: "We ladies of the self-funding Oakwood Park Gard...

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Police appeal for witnesses to burglary in Midd...

18 August 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a house in Yapton Road, Middleton-on-Sea, at 2.45pm on Wednesday 30 July. A window has been broken and items have been moved however it is not clear what has...

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Boat stolen from garage in St Leonards

18 August 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses after a gang of burglars stole a boat from a garage in St Leonards. The thieves stole a red Topaz Tres sail boat with the number 523 on it, a launching trolley and a petrol ge...

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Man arrested after teenage girls approached in ...

18 August 2014

A man has been arrested after teenager girls reported being approached and in one case touched by the driver of a blue car in Brighton. The 24-year-old man from Hove was arrested on suspicion of the sexual ass...

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Garages broken into in Roffey

18 August 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses to a series of burglaries in Roffey. At about 1.30pm on Wednesday (13 August) 12 garages were broken into in The Pines, Beech Road and Sycamore Avenue. An attempt was also ...

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Child bitten by dog in Fairlight

18 August 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses after a three-year-old girl was bitten by a dog in Hastings Country Park, Fairlight. The girl was walking with her mother in the park walking their dog when a black and white ...

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Motorcyclist injured in collision near Duncton

18 August 2014

A motorcyclist has been seriously injured in a collision on Sunday (August 17). Emergency services were called at 9am to the A285 between Duncton and Upwaltham where the green and black Kawasaki motorcycle, tr...

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Fence and hedge demolished by car in Bognor Regis

18 August 2014

A fence was badly damaged by a car that crashed into it and then drove off in Bognor Regis. The car left the road in West Meads Drive between 8 and 8.30pm on Friday, August 8, ploughing into a hedge and then de...

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Missing pensioner Robert Brooker found

16 August 2014

Robert Brooker, who was reported missing in Chichester, has been found safe and well. Thanks to everyone for their help tracing him.

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80-year-old woman knocked down in suspected roa...

15 August 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses after an 80-year-old woman was knocked down in a road rage incident near Hawkhurst. The woman had been standing near her red Nissan Micra arguing with a man at the junction of...

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Smartly dressed men could have footage of Brigh...

15 August 2014

Police want to trace two smartly dressed people who filmed a busker with a man suspected of carrying out a violent attack in Brighton. A 22-year-old man was left fighting for his life after he was assaulted in...

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Robbery and 'car-jacking' in East Grinstead

15 August 2014

A man was forced from his car as two men failed to make a planned getaway on a motorbike after a robbery in East Grinstead on Thursday (August 14). Seconds before, around 4.10pm, the two suspects had attacked t...

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UPDATED: A23 near Gatwick fully reopened after ...

15 August 2014

Officers have reopened a section of the A23 London Road in Crawley that was closed following the discovery of a suspected wartime shell. Shortly before midday today (Friday 15 August) workmen carrying out...

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Four sought after Lower Horsebridge Post Office...

15 August 2014

Four men who robbed a sub Post Office in Lower Horsebridge on Thursday (August 14) are being hunted by police. The men, who were all masked, struck a few minutes before 3pm, forcing a member of staff to open th...

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Burglary at home in West Hill Road, St Leonards

15 August 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a property in West Hill Road, St Leonards On Sea, between 11.30am and 3.30pm on Tuesday (12 August). Among the items stolen were a black HP G70 laptop, some c...

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Worthing man Mark Staffurth found

15 August 2014

Missing Worthing man Mark Staffurth has been found safe and well. We would like to thank the public and the media for their help tracing him.

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Sentimental items stolen in St Leonards burglary

15 August 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a flat in Viking Court, Dane Road, St Leonards. Between 10.30am and 4.30pm on Saturday (9 August) an intruder entered the home and stole a number of personal ...

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Does this watch belong to you?

Does this watch belong to you?

14 August 2014

Do you recognise this watch? Police recovered this Mont Blanc watch in Eastbourne on 8 August and officers believe it is stolen. They are trying to track down anyone who has lost a watch like this or has had...

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Witnesses sought to Goodwood racecourse incident

14 August 2014

At about 5.35pm on Friday 1 August a violent incident occurred in the Lennox enclosure at Goodwood racecourse. Drinks were thrown over a man and two women, all from family in Hampshire, on the grass area in fro...

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Did you see argument between dog owners after w...

14 August 2014

Police need to speak to anyone who saw an argument between two dog owners in Bexhill after which a man died. Peter Morley, 74, was walking his small brown terrier-type dog, Bella, at about 10am on Sunday July 2...

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Concern for missing Brighton teenager Jayjay Am...

14 August 2014

Police in Brighton are concerned for the welfare of missing 17-year old Jayjay Amaral, who was not been seen since he left his home in Dorset Gardens on 6 August.   Jayjay is described as of mediterranean a...

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Children warned for antisocial behaviour in Lit...

14 August 2014

A group of teenagers have been warned by police for behaving antisocially on a Littlehampton allotment. During Tuesday evening (12 August) officers received calls relating to youths causing damage to property a...

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NOW FOUND - Do you know Georgina Brown?

14 August 2014

Mystery surrounds a woman who walked out of hospital in Hastings and hasn't been seen since. Medical staff are concerned for the health of the woman who left the Conquest Hospital at 11.37pm on Wednesday (...

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Hope Woodwork receives £200 donation from the Police Property Act Fund

Hope Woodwork receives £200 donation from the P...

14 August 2014

Eastbourne police have donated £200 to Hope Woodwork to fund new tools for their project. Founder member of Hope Woodwork Stephen Brown said: "Thank you very much to Sussex Police for their kind donation. The a...

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Man jailed for 13 counts of sexual offences in Hastings

Man jailed for 13 counts of sexual offences in ...

14 August 2014

A man from Hasting has been convicted of 13 counts of sexual offences and has been jailed. Trevor Platt, 44, a business owner, of Sheerwater Crescent, Hastings was found guilty of 13 charges following a two wee...

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Man sentenced to life imprisonment for Hastings rapes

Man sentenced to life imprisonment for Hastings...

14 August 2014

A man has been sentenced to life imprisonment having been convicted of a series of violent sexual assaults on women in Hastings last year.   32-year old Paul Akrofi, of Bohemia Road, Hastings, was sentenced...

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Men wanted in connection with courier fraud from Crawley

Men wanted in connection with courier fraud fro...

14 August 2014

Police are hoping to trace these suspects involved in a fraud in Crawley in May. Detectives now have footage of men using a bank card which was conned out of a couple. On May 7 shortly before 1pm, the couple...

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Missing 37-year-old Anna Wysocka found

14 August 2014

Missing 37-year-old Anna Wysocka, from Kent, was found safe on Saturday (9 August) in Hastings after she went missing on Wednesday 31 July. Police would like to thank the public and the media for their help.

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Missing 16-year-old Tonie Cox found

14 August 2014

Missing 16-year-old Tonie Cox, from Shropshire, was found safe and well on Saturday (9 August) in Hastings after she went missing on Sunday 27 July. Police would like to thank the public and the media for their...

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Missing Brighton woman found

14 August 2014

A missing Brighton woman with Alzheimer's has been found. Margaret Humphrey, 69, was located safe and well on Wednesday afternoon (August 13) after being reported missing from her home on Tuesday (Aug...

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Woman hit by lorry in Selsey dies

14 August 2014

A woman has died after being hit by a lorry on Tuesday (July 29) in Selsey. A 13 tonne lorry collided with 84-year-old Eileen Domone of Sunnymeade Drive, Selsey as it reversed on the High Street around 12.08pm...

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Four sentenced over Lancing house attack

Four sentenced over Lancing house attack

14 August 2014

A Worthing man has gone to prison and three other people have received suspended prison sentences, for their parts in a brutal assault on a man on his own home in Lancing last year.   At Chichester Crown Co...

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AMENDED: 39-year-old charged with assaulting ma...

13 August 2014

A 39-year-old is to appear in court charged with assaulting a man who asked him to stop swearing in Eastbourne. The 81-year-old victim was sitting in Grand Parade watching the fire on Eastbourne Pier at about 4...

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Man with a guitar is key witness to Brighton at...

13 August 2014

Police are trying to trace a man with a guitar who they believe could be a key witness to a fight that left a 22-year-old critically injured. The victim was assaulted in Castle Square, Brighton, shortly before...

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Op Magpie: Teenager convicted of burglaries in Worthing

Op Magpie: Teenager convicted of burglaries in ...

13 August 2014

A teenage burglar has been ordered to do 200 hours of community service after he admitted targeting homes in Worthing. Robert Mayers broke into a home in Wear Road on 16 April and stole thousands of pounds of j...

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Watch stolen from dying man at Chichester hospital

Watch stolen from dying man at Chichester hospital

13 August 2014

Police are investigating the reported theft of a valuable Rolex watch from a dying patient at a West Sussex hospital. Early on Thursday 7 August 68-year old David Davies, of Birdham, near Chichester, was brou...

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Mini moped stolen in St Leonards-on-Sea

13 August 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a home in Bohemia Road, St Leonards-on-Sea, between 0.30am and 3.30am on Monday 28 July. A black, Japanese imported, mini moped with black and white stickers...

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76-year-old woman bitten by dog in St Leonards-...

13 August 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses after a 76-year-old woman was bitten by a dog in Silchester Road, St Leonards-on-Sea, on Wednesday 30 July. The victim was going to the newsagents at 10.30am when she was bit...

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Police renew crime prevention advice to coastal...

13 August 2014

People living or working on and around Sussex's coastline and waterways are being asked to report suspicious or unusual activity as part of a multi-agency law enforcement campaign. There are nearly 20,000 miles...

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Man jailed for assault in Littlehampton

Man jailed for assault in Littlehampton

13 August 2014

A man has been jailed for more than five years after beating up a man in Littlehampton. Tony Cocks, 35, an engineer, of Windward Close, Littlehampton appeared at Chichester Crown Court on Tuesday (August 12) af...

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Discount bike locks made available in Hastings

Discount bike locks made available in Hastings

13 August 2014

Sussex Police, Hastings Borough Council and Hastings Motorcycle Centre have teamed up in a bid to prevent motorbikes being stolen across the borough. The owners of motorbikes of between 50cc and 125cc are ...

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17-year-old girl sexually assaulted in Bexhill

13 August 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses after a 17-year-old girl was sexually assaulted in Ashdown Road, Bexhill on Friday 25 July. The victim was walking along the road at 8pm close to footpath near Galley Hill Vie...

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Man convicted of hurling racist abuse in Hove

13 August 2014

A man who racially abused his Asian victim in the street has been given a 12-month conditional discharge. Unemployed Darren Arnold, 30, of York Road, Woking, hurled abuse at the 29-year-old man in Blatchington ...

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Concern for missing Brighton woman with Alzheim...

13 August 2014

Police are growing more concerned for a woman from Brighton who has not been seen since Tuesday (August 12) Margaret Humphrey, 69, of Victoria Place has Alzheimer's and left her home around 4pm and has not been...

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An 'all out' success for police officers

13 August 2014

Around 80 officers took part in Sussex Police's 'All Out Day' on Friday (August 8), swapping their usual places of work to join colleagues in more visible roles across the county. Deputy Chief Constable Olivia ...

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Appeal for taxi driver who took attack suspect ...

12 August 2014

Police are trying to trace a taxi driver who they believe picked up a man involved in a fight that left a 22-year-old critically injured. The victim suffered a serious injury to his neck during a fight between...

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Man attacked in St James's Street, Brighton

12 August 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses to an unprovoked attack that left a 50-year-old man with a fractured eye socket. The victim was walking in St James's Street, Brighton, at about 2am on Friday (8 August) when ...

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Operation Dragonfly: Repeat drink driver caught four times the limit again

Operation Dragonfly: Repeat drink driver caught...

12 August 2014

A 49-year-old woman has been banned from the roads for four years after she was found behind the wheel while almost four times the drink-drive limit. Elisa Kern was driving on the A2011 Crawley Avenue in Crawle...

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Where do you want to see behind the scenes? Vote now!

Where do you want to see behind the scenes? Vot...

12 August 2014

  Sussex Police is opening its doors and inviting you to see what happens in a variety of policing departments across the force.    From 9am on Friday 10 October until 9am on Saturday ...

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Police appeal for witnesses after 22-year-old m...

12 August 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on a 22-year-old man on Trafalgar Street, Brighton, on Saturday 2 August. The victim was with friends near to the Trafalgar Court junction when he was assaulted...

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Police appeal for witnesses to assault in St Le...

12 August 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on a 33-year-old man who was attacked in Battle Road, St Leonards-on-Sea, on Tuesday (5 August) between 5pm and 5.30pm. The victim was treated at Conquest Hospi...

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Missing Mealey Eubank found safe and well

12 August 2014

Missing 15-year-old Mealey Eubank was found safe and well on Monday (11 August) after she went missing from her home on Tuesday 5 August. Police would like to thank the public and the media for their help. ...

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Spate of thefts from vans in Tarring

11 August 2014

Police are warning local residents after a spate of thefts from vans in Tarring. Five vans were during the spate of thefts over the weekend before last. On Saturday 2 August, four transit vans in Tar...

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Woman attacked in Eastbourne recreation ground

11 August 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on a woman in the Archery recreation ground in Eastbourne between 4pm and 5pm on Monday 4 August. The 50-year old local woman was verbally abused by a group of ...

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East Sussex man sought for recall to prison

East Sussex man sought for recall to prison

11 August 2014

Police in East Sussex are searching for 22-year old Jack Rainsford who is wanted for recall to prison for breaching the terms of his prison licence. Rainsford, has been released from prison on licence in July 2...

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PCSO support for rearranged Sedlescombe fete

11 August 2014

Battle Police Community Support Officer Demi Georghiou has been working with the village of Sedlescombe to rearrange a fete that was rained off on its original date last month. The fete, on Saturday, August 16,...

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Car and motor-cycle collide on A281 at Rudgwick

11 August 2014

Police are seeking witnesses to a collision between a car and a motor-cycle near Rudgwick. At 4.30pm on Saturday 9 August a white Ford Galaxy taxi and a motor-cycle collided on the A281 Guildford Road, Rudgwick...

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Motorcyclist injured in Shoreham collision

11 August 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses to a collision on Saturday (August 9) on sliproad onto the A27 at the Shoreham flyover. At around 5.45pm the motorcycle was on the cloverleaf heading to join the eastbound A27...

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Man and woman robbed for pocket change in Brighton

11 August 2014

Police are appealing for information after a man and woman were robbed for pocket change in Brighton. The 20-year-old victims were sitting on a bench at Dukes Mound when they were approached at about 8.30pm on ...

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UPDATED: Daniel Palmer jailed for life for the murder of Joao Esteves in Crawley

UPDATED: Daniel Palmer jailed for life for the ...

11 August 2014

A 24-year-old man has been convicted of battering to death a Portuguese man he found wandering the streets in Crawley. Daniel Palmer repeatedly punched Joao Esteves, 45, on the forecourt of Kwik Fit, off Haslet...

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