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COUNTY NEWS: Witnesses sought to ‘road rage’ assault

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man suffered serious head injuries following an assault in a Sussex town.

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Increase in arsons across West Sussex last year

Increase in arsons across West Sussex last year

Fire services in West Sussex saw an increase in the number of arson attacks on homes last year, figures from the Home Office show.

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The drink-drivers have appeared in court

Drink-drivers in Crawley and Horsham convicted

A number of drink-drivers in Crawley and Horsham have been convicted.

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Drink-drive woman jailed after killing friend in crash

A woman has been jailed for nine years for killing a friend when she crashed her car into a tree while drink-driving.

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Ajaz Karim. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

Third former Christ’s Hospital teacher convicted for sexual offences

A third former Christ’s Hospital School teacher has been convicted for a series of historic sexual offences, Sussex Police said.

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The Bridge of Light in memory of the Shoreham Airshow crash victims. An RIP candle is left

COUNTY NEWS: Shoreham airshow pilot enters not guilty plea at court

The pilot involved in the Shoreham airshow tragedy has entered a not guilty plea to 11 counts of manslaughter by gross negligence.

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Kim Mitchell said she does not think Sussex Police did enough when she reported her abuse to them twice

COUNTY NEWS: Woman abused by schoolteacher is denied compensation

A woman abused by her schoolteacher when she was just eight years old has been denied Government compensation.

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Lady Colin Campbell arrives Worthing Magistrates' Court. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

COUNTY NEWS: Lady Colin Campbell walks free from court as speeding charge dropped

I’m a Celebrity star Lady Colin Campbell walked free from court after prosecutors dropped a speeding charge against her.

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COUNTY NEWS: How police tackle youth crime in wake of teen double-stabbing

After months of vandalism and petty crime, a stabbing in a Sussex town centre which left three teens injured and another in court has brought the issue of youth crime into sharp relief. Dealing with it is more than just a police issue, as reporter James Butler found out.

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Daryll Rowe (Photograph: Sussex Police)

COUNTY NEWS: Life sentence for man who deliberately infected men with HIV

A ‘dangerous’ man who set out to deliberately infect men in Sussex with HIV has been handed a life sentence, police said.

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Police would like to speak to these people in connection with the incident.

Hunt stepped up after lollipop man hit by car outside school

Police have released images of people they would like to speak to after a lollipop man was hit by a car outside a school.

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The 94-year-old man fell victim to a distraction burglary on March 8

Community replaces £200 cash stolen from elderly man

The community has replaced £200 cash which was stolen from an elderly man during a distraction burglary in Burgess Hill.

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Katy Bourne

Sussex PCC's video log: #StandUpToStalking

Sussex Police & Crime Commissioner, Katy Bourne, explains why it is important that we all #StandUpToStalking

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Video: Ram raiders steal tens of thousands as cash machine ripped from wall

Thieves ripped an ATM out of a bank wall as they stolen nearly £90,000 in a village ram raid.

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Flowers were placed at the scene of Shana Grice's murder (Photograph: Eddie Mitchell)

Huge increase in stalking reports after Shana Grice murder

Sussex Police has seen a dramatic increase in stalking reports since the death of 19-year-old Shana Grice.

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Latest burglaries carried out in Horsham district

A number of burglaries were carried out last week on properties in the Henfield and Woodmancote area and residents are being asked to be extra vigilant with regards to securing property.

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Maryna with her husband Giedrius

COUNTY NEWS: Husband pays tribute to woman found dead in Sussex home

The husband of the woman found dead in a Sussex home on Friday has paid tribute to her, police has confirmed.

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Emergency services rescue woman from Brighton roof

COUNTY NEWS: Fire service rescue woman stuck on roof

The fire service and police were called to the rescue of a woman after she got locked out on a roof terrace.

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Police investigate missing ATM. Pic: Eddie Mitchell

PICTURES: Police investigate stolen Henfield ATM

Sussex police are currently on scene at Barclay's, Henfield, investigating a missing ATM.

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COUNTY NEWS: Motorist caught engaging in sex act at 103mph

Sussex Roads Police took to social media last night to tell of an 'officer's surprise' after catching a motorist 'engaged in an act not mentioned anywhere in the Highway Code' at 103mph.

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