Detainees in Sussex ‘treated with respect’ but safety concerns remain

Most prisoners in Sussex are treated with respect but concerns remain over jail cell safety, an inspection of Sussex Police has found.

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Jewellery stolen in Southbourne burglary

Police are appealing for witnesses following a burglary at a bungalow in Southbourne.

The graffiti outside a property in Oving Road, which has been appearing 'for at least two weeks'

Man arrested over ‘racist’ graffiti in Chichester

Police have arrested a man over the appearance of offensive graffiti in Chichester.

(Back row from left) Danny Pike, John Wright, Phil Mawhinney, Keith Sharp and Laura Flack; (seated from left) Katy Bourne, Lisa Bell and Louise Baxter at a summit organised by the Sussex PCC to tackle elder exploitation

‘Tougher sentences for fraudsters who target elderly’

One national number to report scams and tougher sentences for fraudsters who deliberately target the elderly were both backed by attendees of a Sussex summit on elder exploitation.

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Barney the puppy found after Barnham arrest

A puppy stolen in the burglary of a house in Barnham has been found and returned to its owner, police have confirmed.

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Police launch appeal for information on Westminster terrorist

Police investigating the terror attack in Westminster on Wednesday (March 22) have released a picture of the killer.

The graffiti outside a property in Oving Road, which has been appearing 'for at least two weeks'

Offensive graffiti has appeared ‘all over Chichester’

Graffitied sentences such as ‘Islamic State kill the English’ and ‘ISIS’ have appeared around Chichester for several weeks, according to reports.

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COUNTY NEWS: Elderly driver who caused death of Sussex woman is spared jail

An elderly motorist who caused the death of an Udimore woman after his car crashed into a Costa Coffee shop on Christmas Eve 2015 has been spared jail.

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Andrew Tyrie calls for MoJ explanation over Chichester court ‘closure’

Andrew Tyrie has said if Chichester’s crown court has closed it is a ‘breach of faith’ by the Ministry of Justice.

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Khalid Masood is said to have stayed at a budget brighton hotl beefore the westminster attack (Photo Eddie Mitchell)

COUNTY NEWS: Westminster terrorist’s name has links across Sussex

A name reported to have been used by the man who police say carried out the Westminster terror attack has been linked to areas across Sussex.


Puppy ‘stolen from Barnham home’: Desperate appeal

A dog owner has made an urgent plea for help tracking down her puppy she said was stolen from her home in Barnham.

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Update: Met Police confirm terror raid in Sussex - but no arrests made

Counter terror officers confirmed a property in Sussex was searched in relation to the Westminster terror attacks.

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COUNTY NEWS: Reports of anti-terror raid in Sussex

Police are reportedly carrying out an anti-terrorism raid at a property in Sussex, possibly linked with the terror attack in Westminster yesterday (March 22).

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Katy Bourne: ‘Sussex Police has an awful lot to learn’ from Shana Grice’s murder

Sussex Police and other forces have an ‘awful lot to learn’, Katy Bourne has said after Michael Lane was today sentenced to 25 years in jail for murdering Shana Grice.


VIDEO: Katy Bourne says terror attack will ‘strengthen, not weaken our resolve’

Katy Bourne has assured residents that Sussex Police is working hard to keep them safe in the wake of yesterday’s terror attack in Westminster.

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Public ‘crucial’ in fighting terrorism after London attack

Police forces across the south are calling on members of the public to help them fight terrorism following the horrific attack in London yesterday.

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COUNTY NEWS: Terrorist in London attacks ‘may have had links with Sussex’

A terrorist who murdered three people in an attack in London yesterday may have had links with Sussex.

The graffiti outside flats in the Hornet left in black marker, taken on Wednesday morning, March 22. Similar graffiti is understood to have been written outside the flats on Wednesday night, after the terror attack

‘Death to English’ and ‘ISIS’ graffitied in Chichester

On the day that four people died in a terror attack at Westminster, the words ‘death to English’ were apparently graffitied on a building in Chichester.

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Rise in child sex offences recorded by Sussex Police

The number of child sex offences recorded by Sussex Police rose to 1,496 last year – an average of four a day – according to figures obtained by the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC).

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