Former soldier who murdered wife and mother-in-law and 13 of the most shocking crimes in Sussex
A bitter husband who shot his estranged wife and her mother, an armed robber who tried to escape in a police car and a mum who lied about having cancer and stole £130,000 are just some of the most shocking court cases in Sussex in 2018.
Here is a roundup of some of the most serious crimes and convictions in Sussex in 2018. All sentencing details accurate at time of convictions.
9. Peter Bailey - petrol bomb attack
Peter Bailey, 33, got 11-and-a-half years' in prison for throwing petrol bombs at a Hastings house occupied by a family including two children.