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Man charged with murder of Bexhill woman http://t.co/heyCuUuNbe 30/08/2015 18:29:29

Shoreham airshow crash: Families pay tribute to two cyclist friends http://t.co/OBGPI9urh3 http://t.co/rzRKQxYm6P 30/08/2015 18:06:47

Family tribute to Shoreham Airshow crash victim Mark Trussler http://t.co/4Hbm9mAKPv 30/08/2015 17:04:18

RT @HighwaysSEAST: A reminder that although the #A27 near #Shoreham has since re-opened, some restrictions still apply. http://t.co/hEb7dCgrf9@sussex_police 30/08/2015 12:48:52

The A27 Shoreham has partially re-opened this morning http://t.co/ZiwFK94K6G 30/08/2015 12:07:01

A27 Shoreham Update: Eastbound carriageway is now open, Westbound only 1 lane currently accessible. 30/08/2015 06:25:15

We have now formally identified 11 victims of the Shoreham Airshow crash http://t.co/OUD1aRFfqc 29/08/2015 14:31:27

@JessicaLHaworth He remains in a stable but critical condition. 29/08/2015 13:35:34

We will be taking part in a minute's silence at 1.22pm today to respect the victims of the #ShorehamAirshow crash. pic.twitter.com/936PiVUCcd 29/08/2015 09:29:58

Man arrested on suspicion of murder of woman in Bexhill http://t.co/Fid1OwHM5F 28/08/2015 20:36:01

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Man charged with murder of Bexhill woman

30 August 2015

A man has been charged with the murder of a woman in Bexhill on Friday (28 August). Paul Withers, 21, from Bexhill, is accused of killing 20-year-old Lauren Masters, at her flat in Sutherland Avenue, Bexhill. The co...

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Family tribute to Dylan Archer from Brighton

Family tribute to Dylan Archer from Brighton

30 August 2015

The family of Dylan Archer, a cyclist who died along with his friend Richard Smith at the Shoreham air crash, has issued the following tribute   On Saturday 22 August, Dylan, 42, was on a cycle ride ...

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Family tribute to Richard Smith from Hove

Family tribute to Richard Smith from Hove

30 August 2015

The family of Richard Smith, who died along with his friend Dylan Archer in the Shoreham air crash, has issued a tribute. On Saturday 22 August, Richard set out from his home in Hove to meet his friend Dylan Arche...

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Shoreham: Family tribute to Mark Trussler from Worthing

Shoreham: Family tribute to Mark Trussler from ...

30 August 2015

The family of 54-year-old Mark Trussler from Worthing, who died in the Shoreham air crash, describe him as a loving "family man." Mark, a window cleaner, had taken his motorbike for a spin to Shoreham as he wanted t...

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A27 at Shoreham reopens to traffic

30 August 2015

The A27 near Shoreham is open to traffic again this morning (Sunday 30 August) for the first time since the Shoreham Air Show tragedy last weekend.   Since 6.40am this morning two lanes have been open on the e...

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Eleven victims of Shoreham air crash formally i...

29 August 2015

Eleven people have now been formally identified as victims of the Shoreham air crash. Detective Chief Inspector Carwyn Hughes, the senior identification manager, said: "We were determined to formally confirm wi...

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Man arrested on suspicion of murder in Bexhill

28 August 2015

Police have arrested a man on suspicion of murder following reports of a disturbance in a flat in Sutherland Avenue, Bexhill, on Friday (28 August). Emergency services were called at 1.35pm after receiving a report...

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Police and partners working to open A27 at Shor...

28 August 2015

The A27 at Shoreham is being cleared to enable repairs and its partial re-opening on Monday morning following the tragic air crash. There will be a temporary speed restriction and traffic management measures, while ...

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Police seize uninsured scooters in the Shinewat...

28 August 2015

The school summer holidays have seen the neighbourhood policing team for Shinewater, Eastbourne, seize five uninsured motor scooters or mopeds.   The bikes were seized in three separate interventions from peop...

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Youth custody for Eastbourne burglar

Youth custody for Eastbourne burglar

28 August 2015

In October 2014 the construction site for the Pacific House Business Park, Sovereign Harbour, Eastbourne, was burgled and computer and surveying equipment worth more than £19,000 was stolen.   A DNA sampl...

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Family tribute to Tony Brightwell from Hove

Family tribute to Tony Brightwell from Hove

28 August 2015

ISSUED AT THE REQUEST OF THE FAMILY OF TONY BRIGHTWELL   The family of 53-year-old Tony Brightwell from Hove, who died in the Shoreham air crash, have paid tribute to a 'kind, loving man'. Tony, who was a Hea...

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New police office on Eastbourne seafront

New police office on Eastbourne seafront

28 August 2015

Sussex Police and Eastbourne Borough Council's Neighbourhood First team and have joined forces to open a new satellite office on Eastbourne seafront. The office, located on the lower prom beside the pier, has WiFi i...

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Eastbourne daughter and mother sentenced over harassment of blind woman

Eastbourne daughter and mother sentenced over h...

28 August 2015

A woman who attacked a partially sighted woman in Eastbourne has been jailed, while her mother has been handed a suspended prison sentence.   The 55-year old victim, who needs a guide dog because of her l...

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TV spotlight on the work of police in Brighton

TV spotlight on the work of police in Brighton

28 August 2015

Officers and staff in Brighton will be in the spotlight in a new primetime show. Starting next week (Wednesday, September 2), ITV will air three hour long episodes of new show The Nick, filmed in John Street police ...

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Crawley man jailed for causing death by dangerous driving

Crawley man jailed for causing death by dangero...

28 August 2015

A man has been jailed for seven years on Friday (28 August) for causing death by dangerous driving after he lost control of his car in Crawley, collided with a fence and his girlfriend was thrown from the vehicl...

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London man charged with rape of woman in Bright...

28 August 2015

A 30-year old London man has been charged with the rape of a woman in a Brighton flat.   Adil Abdullah, of Gladstone Avenue, London, N22, appeared at Highbury Corner Magistrates Court in North London on T...

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Burglary in Withdean Avenue, Goring-by-Sea

28 August 2015

Police are appealing for witnesses following a burglary in Withdean Avenue, Goring-by-Sea, which took place sometime between Wednesday, 5 Aust, and Sunday, 9 August.   Among several items stolen was an English...

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Shoreham airshow crash: Police thank community for its support

Shoreham airshow crash: Police thank community ...

27 August 2015

Sussex Police wishes to express its gratitude and appreciation for all the messages of support and kind gestures given to the force following the Shoreham Airshow crash on Saturday (22 August). Since the incident re...

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Police seek witnesses to three car crash on Bal...

27 August 2015

Police are seeking witnesses to a three-car crash on the B2036, Balcombe Road, near Horley, which happened at 5.05pm on Wednesday (26 August)   It involved three cars - a blue Volkswagen Passat, driven by a 28...

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UPDATE Police release CCTV image following knifepoint robbery in Angmering

UPDATE Police release CCTV image following knif...

27 August 2015

Police have released a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak with following a knifepoint robbery in Angmering on Friday 7 August. Police were called at around 10.45pm to a report that a 25-year-old man ...

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Appeal for information about missing Vietnamese teenager after missing Anh Tuan Tran is found safe

Appeal for information about missing Vietnamese...

27 August 2015

Vietnamese teenager Anh Tuan Tran, 16, who went missing in Bexhill in July has been found safe and well in Croydon. Sussex Police are still appealing for help in tracing 17-year-old Hai Manh Nguyen, also from Vietna...

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Man arrested over Horsham footpath rape

27 August 2015

A 19-year old Horsham man was arrested on Wednesday (26 August) on suspicion of the rape of a 22-year old woman on a footpath near St Marys Church in Horsham on Sunday 16 August. After being interviewed he was re...

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Shoreham: Family tribute to Mark Reeves of Seaford

Shoreham: Family tribute to Mark Reeves of Seaford

27 August 2015

ISSUED AT THE REQUEST OF THE FAMILY OF MARK REEVES OF SEAFORD   Mark Reeves - motorbiker, golfer, photographer, fund-raiser - but above all else, son, brother, husband, father and grandfather. &nb...

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Chief Constable praises community compassion following Shoreham air crash

Chief Constable praises community compassion fo...

26 August 2015

Sussex Police Chief Constable Giles York has expressed his condolences to everyone affected by the Shoreham air crash. Placing a floral tribute near the site, he said: "First and foremost on behalf of Sussex P...

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Missing Zahra Evans found

26 August 2015

Released on behalf of Greater Manchester Police. Zahra Evans, 16, has been found safe and well after last being seen in Rochdale on Saturday (22 August). Police would like to thank the public and media for th...

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Missing Southend man David Robertson found

26 August 2015

Released on behalf of Essex Police. David Robertson, 48, who was missing from Southend has been found. He was found in the Tower Hill area of London in the early hours of Tuesday 18 August. Members of the me...

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Missing Frankie Catton found safe and well

26 August 2015

Frankie Catton, 13, has been found safe and well in Southampton after going missing from her home in Sompting on Sunday (23 August). Police would like to thank the public and media for their assistance. ...

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Man arrested in London over rape at Brighton flat

26 August 2015

A 30-year old man was arrested in North London on Tuesday evening (25 August) on suspicion of the rape of a woman in a Brighton flat.   The man is currently in custody for interview and further enquiri...

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Witness Appeal following fatal RTC on A280 Long...

26 August 2015

Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision on the A280 Long Furlong just after 6.30pm on Tuesday 25 August. Two vehicles were involved, a silver Vauxhall Vectra and a blue Ford Fiesta. S...

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Police in Brighton seek Abil Abdullah over rape...

25 August 2015

UPDATED - ARRESTED 25/8 - SEE RELEASE 26/8 - Detectives investigating the rape of a woman in a Brighton flat have identified a man they want to trace and interview. At 8am on Monday (24 August) police received ...

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Do you know this man ? Photo of man sought over...

25 August 2015

Police investigating the rape of a young woman on a footpath in Horsham have issued a photograph of a man they wish to interview. In the early hours of Sunday (16 August) the 22-year old Horsham woman left Pir...

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Fraudster tricks Hailsham man out of hundreds o...

25 August 2015

At around 11am on Monday (24 August), a man called at a house in Derwent Close, Hailsham and told the elderly owner that he had trimmed the hedge backing onto the property, for which he wanted £400.  ...

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NOW FOUND: Sompting girl Frankie Catton missing

25 August 2015

Police are concerned for the welfare of 13-year-old Frankie Catton, missing from Sompting. Frankie was last seen by her mother at home in Sompting on Sunday afternoon (23 August) and she hasn't b...

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Man arrested on suspicion of Brighton rape in June

25 August 2015

A 27-year old man from East London was arrested on Tuesday (18 August) on suspicion of the rape of an 18-year-old woman in Brighton in the early hours of Friday 12 June.   After being int...

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UPDATE: Missing Burgess Hill teenager Bethany S...

25 August 2015

Burgess Hill teenager Bethany Sadler, reported missing from home early on Tuesday (25 August), has been found safe and well at an address in Hastings and has been reunited with her family.   Polic...

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NOW FOUND: Police concerned for missing Burgess...

25 August 2015

Police are extremely concerned for the welfare of a 13-year-old girl who has been reported missing from her home in Henry Burt Way, Burgess Hill. Bethany Jade Sadler is described as white, 5'3", of medium buil...

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Two people charged after police officers assaul...

25 August 2015

A man and a woman have been charged after three police officers were assaulted in Brighton on Saturday (22 August). It's after police were called to a report of a fight near the train station in Portslade at ar...

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Police seek motorcycle stolen from Poling, near Arundel

Police seek motorcycle stolen from Poling, near...

25 August 2015

Police are trying to trace a distinctive Kawasaki Z900R motorcycle, registration V624 JRX, reported stolen from a driveway in Arundel Road, Poling.   The theft occurred overnight on Friday (21 August) a...

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Sussex Equine Rangers scheme to be launched

25 August 2015

A new scheme is being launched this month involving horse riders volunteering to help fight rural crime. The Sussex Equine Rangers partnership seeks to promote collaboration between Sussex Police and local...

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Family pays tribute to air crash victim Maurice Abrahams

Family pays tribute to air crash victim Maurice...

24 August 2015

The family of Maurice Abrahams, 76, from Brighton, who is believed to have died in the tragic air crash in Shoreham on Saturday, has issued the following tribute: Maurice is a well-respected and loved father an...

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Six arrested following Crawley assault

24 August 2015

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was set upon by a group of people near a taxi rank in Crawley High Street in the early hours of Sunday morning. A 44-year-old local man was knocked to the ground a...

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No further victims found as jet is removed from...

24 August 2015

As a crane lifted the wreckage of a historic fighter jet from where it crashed into a busy main road at Shoreham on Saturday (August 22), Sussex Police have revealed that over 200 people have called in to report ...

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NOW FOUND: Missing girl Zahra Evans may be in S...

24 August 2015

A 16-year-old girl, who went missing while visiting Rochdale, may have made her way to Sussex. Greater Manchester Police are appealing after Zahra Evans was last seen in Rochdale on Saturday evening (22 August)...

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Police seek witnesses to robbery in King's Road...

24 August 2015

Police are seeking witnesses to a street robbery that took place in the underpass between Kings Road Arches and the bottom of West Street, Brighton.   The victim, a man aged 23, was attacked at around 7...

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Statement from family of pilot involved in Shor...

24 August 2015

This statement is issued at the request and on behalf of the family of Andrew Hill;   "Following the tragic events at the Shoreham Air Show on Saturday, the pilot's family are devastated and deeply...

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Fatalities at Shoreham-by-Sea air crash

24 August 2015

Assistant Chief Constable Steve Barry, of Sussex Police, said today (Monday, 24 August): " The number of highly likely dead remains at 11, but may rise. However, we do not expect that figure to be greater than 2...

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Police seek witnesses to Bognor Regis crash

24 August 2015

Police are appealing for witnesses to a crash in Bognor Regis town centre on Friday evening (21 August) in which a car collided with a tree, injuring the driver.   It happened at around 9.10pm when...

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Shoreham air crash death toll now 'likely to be...

23 August 2015

The likely death toll in the Shoreham air crash has now risen to 11.   Assistant Chief Constable Steve Barry said: "We have now started the task of clearing the scene of an air crash at Shoreham-by-Sea...

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Recovery process starts at site of Shoreham air...

23 August 2015

Investigators and specialist recovery teams have commenced the task of clearing the scene of an air crash at Shoreham in Sussex that happened on Saturday afternoon (August 22). Seven people are known to have di...

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UPDATE: cars can now be collected from Shoreham...

23 August 2015

Anyone who left a car at Shoreham airport  following the tragic crash at Shoreham Air Show yesterday (Saturday, 22 August) can now go to collect their vehicle.   However, it is important to note th...

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Emergency services confirm seven dead in Shoreh...

22 August 2015

Seven people are now known to have died after a jet crashed on to a busy main road in Sussex on Saturday (August 22) and police fear that more bodies may be found as the scene is cleared. The Hawker Hunter jet ...

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Witnesses sought to serious injury car crash at...

22 August 2015

Police are appealing for witnesses to a single vehicle crash on the A259 Chichester Road between Bognor Regis and Chichester on Friday (21 August).   It happened at around 12.20pm when a green Mercede...

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Seven dead in Shoreham air crash

22 August 2015

A number of people are known to have died when a historic military jet crashed into a busy main road at Shoreham in Sussex. The Hawker Hunter was taking part in an air show at the airport adjacent to the A27 w...

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Police ask drivers to avoid A27 after air crash...

22 August 2015

Police are advising all drivers to avoid the A27 in the Shoreham area for the rest of today, Saturday (22 August) after an aircraft has crashed. At about 1.20pm the aircraft hit several cars on the A27 jus...

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Man sentenced to life imprisonment for 2001 Hastings murder

Man sentenced to life imprisonment for 2001 Has...

21 August 2015

A man charged with the murder of Jason Martin-Smith in Hastings in 2001 has been found guilty and sentenced to life imprisonment following a trial at Lewes Crown Court.   Mark Searle, 36, of Chambers Road, ...

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Appeal for witnesses after rape of woman at The...

21 August 2015

Detectives in Brighton are searching for man who raped a woman he had just met in the city centre.   At about 1am on Friday 31 July the 47-year old local woman was walking down London Road towards the Easy ...

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Burglary at Fletching, near Uckfield

21 August 2015

Cash and other items were stolen during a burglary in Fletching on Thursday (August 20). The house, on the village High Street, was entered between 6.20pm and 10.30pm that night. Marks on the front door of...

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Police in Seaford warn residents to be on their...

21 August 2015

Police in Seaford are advising residents, especially those going on holiday, to be on their guard following two recent burglaries in the town. A property in Upper Sherwood Road, Seaford was broken into sometim...

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CCTV images released after thousands of euros stolen from St Leonards flat

CCTV images released after thousands of euros s...

21 August 2015

Police are looking to identify two men in connection with a burglary at a flat in The Lawns, St Leonards, on Saturday 27 June. CCTV images show four suspects walking around the local area before entering the f...

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Police seek witnesses to Worthing assault

21 August 2015

At around 11pm on Saturday, 8 August several men in their 20s were seen kicking and punching another man on the ground near the Lidl store in North Street, Worthing.   A 28-year-old man went to int...

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UPDATED: Crash at Salvington closes A27

21 August 2015

UPDATE: The road was reopened around 2pm, but traffic is likely to be fairly heavy in the area for a while.   The A27 has been closed at Salvington following a collision between two cars at on Friday af...

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Missing teenager Daryan Rawf found safe and well

21 August 2015

Daryan Rawf, 17, from Uckfield, has been found safe and well in Nottingham. He had been reported missing after last being seen on Wednesday (12 August). Police would like to thank the public and media for th...

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Man attacked in Tower Street, Chichester

21 August 2015

Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on a 68-year-old man who was attacked in Tower Street, Chichester, at 11.30pm  on Thursday, 13 August.   He had gone to speak to a group of teenager...

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Four bikes worth a total of nearly three grand ...

21 August 2015

Police are appealing for witnesses after four bikes were stolen from a garage in Bishopstone Road, Seaford. Officers were called at around 10.50am on Saturday 15 August to a report that a residential outbuildin...

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Theft from Robertsbridge motor dealers

21 August 2015

Police are appealing for witnesses to a break-in at Culverwells motor dealers in  Station Road, Robertsbridge, at 00.43am on Sunday (16 August). A red Land Rover Defender 90 with a silver rear cab, towing ...

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Man arrested on Gatwick flight detained under M...

20 August 2015

A man arrested on a flight waiting to depart from Gatwick on Thursday morning (August 20) has been assessed as mentally unfit to be interviewed or to be further detained in police custody. The 37-year-old man f...

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Missing Sarah-Louise Clarke found safe and well

20 August 2015

Sarah-Louise Clarke, 16, from St Leonards, has been found safe and well. She had been reported missing after last being seen in the town on Saturday 15 August and not returning home. Police would like to tha...

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Police investigate Steyning go-kart theft

Police investigate Steyning go-kart theft

20 August 2015

Horsham police are investigating the theft of a go-kart from Steyning Leisure Centre, but believe it may now have been sold on or dumped in the local area.   PC John Burt said: "We believe the st...

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Brighton man's hefty parking bill

20 August 2015

A Brighton man who flouted parking restrictions in the city by parking numerous vehicles knowing that their registrations could not be traced back to him has ended up with a bill of nearly £8000. Julian King, ...

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Jack Lineham-Pulling, 15, found safe in Brighton

20 August 2015

Police in Brighton have found a teenage boy who had gone missing. 15-year old Jack Lineham-Pulling, who was reported missing from the address where he has been living in the city on Friday 31 July, was fo...

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Witnesses sought to rape of woman in Kemptown a...

19 August 2015

Police in Brighton are appealing for information about the rape of a woman that is believed to have occurred in the Upper Rock Gardens area of Kemptown, Brighton between 2.30am and 7am on Friday 31 July...

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Boat and trailer stolen from Polegate

Boat and trailer stolen from Polegate

19 August 2015

Police are appealing for information about the theft of a 16ft 'Mariner' boat and trailer, from premises off the A22 at Polegate, near to the Cophall roundabout, at some time between 6pm on Saturday (15 Augu...

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High value burglary, Jevington Road, Polegate

High value burglary, Jevington Road, Polegate

19 August 2015

Jewellery worth an estimated £25,000 was stolen in a house burglary  in Polegate on Friday (August 14). It is thought that someone entered the house, in Jevington Road, between 9am and 5.30pm on that ...

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Search for Anthony Bowles in Sussex- recall to prison

Search for Anthony Bowles in Sussex- recall to ...

19 August 2015

Police are searching for 34-year-old Anthony Bowles, who is wanted for recall to prison for breaching terms of his prison release licence. Bowles, who completed a four year sentence for burglary on 23 April, i...

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Man jailed following thefts in Mid Sussex

Man jailed following thefts in Mid Sussex

19 August 2015

A 32-year-old man has been sentenced to two and a half years in jail following a number of thefts in Mid-Sussex earlier this year. On 9 January John Frank Green, of no fixed address, was caught on CCTV selling...

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Boy in court over alleged 'acid' attack in Brig...

19 August 2015

A 16-year-old boy is due to appear before magistrates in Brighton at 10am today, Wednesday (19 August) charged with throwing a corrosive fluid into the face of a 23-year-old man, and causing criminal damage ...

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Police crack down on dangerous and anti-social ...

18 August 2015

Police are increasing patrols in and around East Grinstead following recent reports of dangerous and anti-social driving in the area. Officers were called just before 11.30pm on Thursday 13 August to a report ...

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Watch stolen from man on Brighton seafront

18 August 2015

Police are appealing for witnesses after a 29-year-old man was robbed along Kings Road, Brighton, on Sunday (16 August). The victim was sitting on steps just west of Brighton Pier between 3.50am and 4.15am when...

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Witness appeal following arson in Marine Parade...

18 August 2015

Police were called to an address in Marine Parade, Brighton at around 10.50pm on Saturday 15 August to a report someone was trying to set fire to a house. The flames were out on arrival but burn marks could be ...

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Gold jewellery stolen from Bexhill home

Gold jewellery stolen from Bexhill home

18 August 2015

Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a house in Bexhill. The property in Camber Close was broken into between July 29 and August 11. An untidy search had been made of all the rooms in the house ...

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Two friends assaulted on Eastbourne seafront

18 August 2015

Police are appealing for witnesses after two women were assaulted on Eastbourne seafront on Saturday 8 August. The victims, aged 24 and 28, were sitting together on the lower promenade of Grand Parade at 12.15a...

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Funtington fatal crash victim named - with photo and family tribute

Funtington fatal crash victim named - with phot...

18 August 2015

The driver who died in a crash near Funtington on Friday (14 August) has been named today as 22-year old Georgina Mannings, of Old Rectory Close, Emsworth.  At 2.15pm on Friday the silver VW...

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Woman imprisoned for six years after series of burglaries from homes of elderly people in East Sussex

Woman imprisoned for six years after series of ...

18 August 2015

A woman has been sentenced to six years imprisonment for a series of East Sussex burglaries over just eight days during which she preyed on elderly people in their own homes.   Josephine Webb, 47, of no fix...

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Man attacked in Hastings street

18 August 2015

Police are seeking witnesses to a late night street attack on a Hastings man.   At about 1am on Sunday 9 August the 39-year old victim was attacked in Wallinger Walk, Hastings, near Castledown Avenue, susta...

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Safe and contents stolen in Brighton raid now r...

18 August 2015

Police have recovered a safe and its £45,000 contents stolen in a Brighton burglary after following a suspect van which failed to stop for officers. The white Ford Transit was dumped at Coldean, but later polic...

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Jewellery stolen in house burglary, Holtye Road...

18 August 2015

Police are appealing for anyone who saw or heard any suspicious activity in Holtye Road, East Grinstead, on Saturday morning (15 August) to contact them.   It follows an incident between 8.45am and 12.15pm ...

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Witnesses sought to road rage incident on A264 ...

17 August 2015

Police are appealing for witnesses to a road rage incident which occurred on the A264 dual carriageway southbound at Pease Pottage on Wednesday, 5 August.   It happened at around 5pm, a busy time for tr...

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Youth robs Hove bus driver after being refused ...

17 August 2015

Police are seeking witnesses to an incident in which a teenager snatched cash from a Brighton & Hove Buses bus driver after he was refused permission to board.   The incident happened while the 471...

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Witnesses sought after man attacked in Brighton...

17 August 2015

During the early hours of Sunday (16 August), shortly after midnight, a 24-year-old Seaford man who was drinking in Bar 32, Duke Street, Brighton, was struck in the face with a glass or bottle, causing a dee...

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Thousands of pounds stolen from Brighton cafe

Thousands of pounds stolen from Brighton cafe

17 August 2015

Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at Graces Place café in Madeira Drive, Brighton, at 12.47am on Monday (17 August). CCTV shows three men taking a safe containing £45,000 from the café before lo...

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82-year-old man arrested in historic Hastings s...

17 August 2015

Detectives investigating allegations of the sexual abuse of a boy in Hastings during the 1990s have enlisted the help of the NSPCC in encouraging possible victims to come forward. On Friday (August...

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NOW FOUND: Concern for missing Sarah Clarke fro...

17 August 2015

Police are concerned for a missing teenager from St Leonards. Sarah-Louise Clarke, 16, was last seen in the town on Saturday August 15 at 11.40am. Sarah was due home at 8pm but never returned. She is described...

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Six more charged with drink or drug driving offences

Six more charged with drink or drug driving off...

17 August 2015

Six more people have been charged with drink or drug-related driving offences that occurred during Sussex Police's Operation Dragonfly summer drink drug driving campaign. Edward Hewitt, 45, a scientist of Barle...

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Distinctive truck stolen from Bells Yew Green, near Frant

Distinctive truck stolen from Bells Yew Green, ...

17 August 2015

An eye-catching flatbed truck - reminiscent of vehicles seen in the 'Mad Max' films - was stolen from a workshop in Bayham Road, Bells Yew Green, near Frant, at some time between midnight and 7.30am on Saturday (...

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Witness appeal following burglary in Ivory Walk...

17 August 2015

Police are appealing for witnesses following a burglary at a ground floor flat in Ivory Walk, Crawley some time between 10am and 3pm on Thursday 13 August. The resident, a 41-year-old man, came home to find a n...

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Man sought over Hastings street attack

Man sought over Hastings street attack

17 August 2015

Police are seeking a man they want to interview about a serious assault in Hastings town centre. Aria Majidi, 24, whose last known address was in Duke Street, Hastings, is sought over an incident in which a wom...

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22-year-old woman dies in Funtington crash

17 August 2015

A 22-year-old woman died in a crash near Funtington.   At 2.30pm on Friday (14 August) the silver VW Polo saloon she was driving collided with a parked DAF heavy goods vehicle on the B2146 between Funtingto...

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Crawley man sentenced to 12 years for sexually assaulting two young women

Crawley man sentenced to 12 years for sexually ...

17 August 2015

A Crawley man has been sentenced to a total of 12 years' imprisonment for sexually assaulting two teenage girls in the town.    22-year old Ronald Motlhokodise, of Lansbury Road, Broadfield, Cra...

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Witnesses sought to attack on driver in Bognor ...

17 August 2015

Police are investigating an incident in which a motorist was assaulted by another driver while both were stopped at traffic lights outside the Bersted shops in Chichester Road, Bognor Regis.   It ...

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NOW FOUND: Missing Uckfield teenager Daryan Rawf

17 August 2015

Police are appealing to anyone who has seen a missing teenager from East Sussex. Daryan Rawf, 17, was living in Uckfield and was last seen on Wednesday, August 12 around midday. Shannon Marchesani from the m...

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