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Bognor man arrested over West Chiltington burglary

Police are appealing for witnesses following a burglary in West Chiltington in which the offender tried to steal a vehicle from the drive.

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Robert Trigg arrives at Lewes Crown Court before his murder trial. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

‘Accidentally suffocated’ woman had injuries similar to Hillsborough victims

A woman who ‘accidentally suffocated’ when her partner rolled on her in his sleep had injuries similar to victims of the Hillsborough disaster, a court heard.

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String of ambulance stations hit by thefts

South East Coast Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SECAmb) is appealing to anyone with information to come forward following a spate of incidents across its region in which £30,000 worth of life-saving equipment has been stolen.

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Warning over fake bills

BT customers warned over fake bill

Consumers are being warned of a fake invoice from BT which aims to install banking malware on their computer.

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Daniel Bates. 
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COUNTY NEWS: Sussex man cheated victims out of almost £100K

An heir hunter from Sussex who cheated 19 victims out of £99,000 faces jail.

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Thousands of customers advised to change password following Virgin Media router concern

Virgin Media is advising more than 800,000 customers with a specific router to change their password immediately after an investigation found hackers could gain access to it.

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Robert Trigg arrives Lewes Crown Court before his murder trial. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

Murder trial: ‘violent’ man’s relationship with girlfriend was ‘volatile’

A man accused of murdering his girlfriend had a ‘volatile’ relationship with her, a court heard.

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PC Stephen Watson appeared at Sussex Police headquarters in Lewes yesterday. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

PC did not breach police standards in fraud report to bank

A police officer will face no punishment after accusations he had lied to Barclays bank were not proven.

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Man to appear in court after A27 Shoreham flyover incident

Man to appear in court after A27 Shoreham flyover incident

A man has been charged with driving and assault offences following an incident on the A27 Shoreham flyover yesterday.

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Robert Trigg arrives at Lewes Crown Court before his murder trial. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

Court hears how son found body of his ‘happy, joyful’ mother

A man who discovered his mother’s dead body on Mother’s Day described her as ‘cheerful and joyful’ at her former partner’s trial.

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HM Courts Service: Results list for June 5 to June 8, 2017

HM Courts Service: Results list for June 5 to June 8, 2017

The following are the latest results contributed by HM Courts Service, for cases sentenced by West Sussex Magistrates’ Court sitting at Worthing from June 5 to June 8, 2017.

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Robert Trigg arrives Lewes Crown Court before his murder trial. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

Man on trial for killing girlfriends is ‘capable of instinctive violence’

A man from Worthing is on trial for allegedly killing two of his partners five years apart.

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Nigel Pelham pleaded guilty to eight counts of publishing threatening written material intending to stir up religious hatred against Muslims. Picture: Sussex Police

Shoreham man jailed for trying to provoke religious hatred on Facebook

A Shoreham man has been jailed for trying to stir up religious hatred against Muslims on Facebook.

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Burglary suspect flees after trying to pawn off laptop

Burglary suspect flees after trying to pawn off laptop

A burglary suspect fled after being challenged by staff at a store where he was attempting to pawn a stolen laptop.

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Robert Trigg arrives at Lewes Crown Court before his murder trial. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

Robert Trigg murder trial begins as jury sworn in

The murder trial of a man who denied killing two women has begun after the jury was sworn in.

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Thieves stole a valuable grave digger. Picture: Liz Pearce

Cemetery break ins may be linked, police say

Two break ins at Durrington Cemetery in which intruders stole a thousands of pounds of equipment may be linked, according to police.

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HM Courts Service: Results list for May 30 to June 2, 2017

HM Courts Service: Results list for May 30 to June 2, 2017

The following are the latest results contributed by HM Courts Service, for cases sentenced by West Sussex Magistrates’ Court sitting at Worthing from May 30 to June 2, 2017.

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Man jailed after repeatedly burgling flat and stealing PlayStation games

Man jailed after repeatedly burgling flat and stealing PlayStation games

A man has been jailed for eight months after he admitted burgling the same flat three times in Littlehampton, police said.

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The fly-tipping in Squab Lane, Magham Down. Wealden District Council said access to farmland was blocked and on one occasion crops spoiled by the dumping of large amounts of renovation and house clearance waste.

COUNTY NEWS: Fly-tipper jailed for 12 months after dumping spree

A man has been jailed for 12 months after a fly-tipping spree across the Sussex countryside.

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HM Courts Service: Results list for May 22 to 26, 2017

HM Courts Service: Results list for May 22 to 26, 2017

The following are the latest results contributed by HM Courts Service, for cases sentenced by West Sussex Magistrates’ Court sitting at Worthing from May 22 to 26, 2017.

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