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HM Courts Service: Results list for January 12 to 15, 2018

The following are the latest results contributed by HM Courts Service, for cases sentenced by West Sussex Magistrates’ Court sitting at Worthing from January 12 to 15, 2018.

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Winger Josh Clack is on trial for assault

Chichester City star jailed for 27 months

Chichester City FC star Josh Clack was jailed for 27 months yesterday for a punch outside a nightclub on a lone passer-by.

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Drink-driver found slumped over wheel of mum’s car banned from roads

Drink-driver found slumped over wheel of mum’s car banned from roads

A drink-driver found slumped over the wheel of his mother’s car on Christmas day with the engine still running has been banned from the roads.

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Ebay pages selling the goods

Concern old Sussex Police uniforms could be used by criminals

Sussex Police has been criticised for selling off uniforms on eBay to plug a £26.5million funding shortage over fears the equipment could be used by fraudsters targeting the elderly.

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Drug users are warned of ‘strong’ MDMA pill after Petworth incident

Police are warning drug users about a strong pill which was taken in Petworth at the weekend.

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Police are appealing for witnesses. Pictures Eddie Mitchell

COUNTY NEWS: Six teens in custody after man stabbed in Sussex

Police are appealing for witnesses after two men in their 20s were assaulted last night in Sussex.

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HM Courts Service: Results list for January 3 to 11, 2018

HM Courts Service: Results list for January 3 to 11, 2018

The following are the latest results contributed by HM Courts Service, for cases sentenced by West Sussex Magistrates’ Court sitting at Worthing from January 3 to 11, 2018.

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Rob Bulpett (left) had tools he was given for Christmas stolen by thieves who used a crow bar to get into a van

Shock as thieves rip open van and steal £4,000 of tools

A young electrician has called for action after he had to watch thieves rip open a van with a crowbar and steal £4,000 worth of tools.

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COUNTY NEWS: Woman’s ankle broken after being ‘stamped on’ in fight

Police are investigating a fight which left a woman in West Sussex with a broken ankle.

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Katy Bourne

Council tax rise to help protect 480 Sussex Police posts

An increase in Sussex Police’s share of council tax would help protect 480 officer and staff posts, according to the county’s police and crime commissioner.

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The victims were residents at Ashley Place care home in Kings Parade, Bognor. Picture: Google Maps/Google Streetview

UPDATE: Care home responds after worker jailed for stealing from disabled men

A Bognor care home has spoken out after one of its former workers was jailed for stealing from disabled residents to fund his gambling habit.

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Mills was jailed for taking advantage of a man with autism and Cerebral palsy. Picture: Sussex Police

Care worker jailed for stealing £2,000 from disabled men to fund gambling

A care worker who stole almost £2,000 from two disabled men at a Bognor care home to fund luxury gifts and online gambling has been jailed.

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COUNTY NEWS: Woman arrested for hiding wanted husband from police

A woman has been arrested after hiding her wanted husband from police officers, according to police.

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Ashley Richardson. Picture: Sussex Police

COUNTY NEWS: Drug dealer jailed for supplying ‘cocktail of drugs’

A Sussex drug dealer has been jailed for supplying a cocktail of drugs including crystal meth, cocaine and amphetamines which he advertised as ‘party bags’ in the city, police have said.

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Mohammed Toofek Salih. Picture supplied by the Home Office

COUNTY NEWS: Sussex man jailed for smuggling illegal migrant into UK

A Sussex man has been jailed for attempting to smuggle an illegal migrant into the UK through the Port of Dover, according to the Home Office.

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HM Courts Service: Results list for December 29, 2017, to January 4, 2018

HM Courts Service: Results list for December 29, 2017, to January 4, 2018

The following are the latest results contributed by HM Courts Service, for cases sentenced by West Sussex Magistrates’ Court sitting at Worthing from December 29, 2017, to January 4, 2018.

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Peter Burr arrives at Hove Crown Court. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

COUNTY NEWS: Second former independent school teacher sentenced for indecent assault

A second former teacher from an independent school in Sussex has been jailed for historic indecent assault against four boys.

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The chase

COUNTY VIDEO: Escaped Sussex prisoner tries to drive wrong way down motorway in dangerous police chase

An escaped prisoner who tried to evade officers by attempting to drive down the wrong way of a busy motorway has been jailed.

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The rat poison was reportedly found in the Trundle area near Goodwood. Picture: Google Maps/Google Streetview

Vet warns over rat poison sandwiches left in Goodwood dog walking spot

A vet is warning pet owners to say vigilant after sandwiches containing rat poison were reportedly found in a popular dog walking spot.

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These are the new laws that will come into force in the UK in 2018

These are the new laws that will come into force in the UK in 2018

A new year usually brings with it a raft of changes and that’s certainly the case for new laws.

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