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Nurse subjected woman to ‘torture’ during surgery, court hears

A woman has described the ‘torture’ she experienced as a nurse sexually assaulted her while she was unable to move during surgery.

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Alan McKay and his vandalised car. Photo by Derek Martin Photography

PICTURES: Vandals rip mannequin leg off town’s most eye-catching car

With a leg bolted to its roof and writing scratched into the paintwork, Alan McKay is open-minded when it comes to customising his car.

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COUNTY NEWS: Video - murder investigation

Police have detained two men on suspicion of murder and a woman was detained on suspicion of assisting an offender and remains in custody.

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Police outside the flats in Horsham

COUNTY NEWS: Murder investigation launched over fatal stabbing

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of murder following a fatal stabbing in a town in Sussex, police said.

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The A259 in Brighton is closed after a serious collision. Images show a police car with a smashed windscreen. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

COUNTY NEWS: Man injured in ‘serious’ police car collision

A ‘serious collision’ involving a Sussex Police car has injured a man, weeks after a pedestrian died in a police car collision.

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The scene of the incident. Picture by Eddie Mitchell

Man charged after woman stabbed in Southwick

A man has been charged after a woman was stabbed at a house in Southwick, police said.

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James Brownell, 27, from Broadwater Street was jailed for 23 weeks. Picture: Sussex Police

Man jailed after police pursuit

A police pursuit through Worthing has led to a man being jailed for 23 weeks.

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Stephen Board arrives at Hove Crown Court for trial. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

Woman said she was powerless to stop nurse attacking her

A young woman recovering from surgery at Worthing Hospital was powerless to stop a nurse sexually assaulting her, jurors heard today.

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Police would like to talk to anyone with information about the attempted robbery

Attempted robbery at newsagents

Police would like to talk to anyone with information about an attempted robbery in Worthing.

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A man has been arrested following a stand-off with armed police in Artex Avenue in Rustington. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

Knifeman charged after rooftop stand-off with police

A knifeman has been charged after a rooftop stand-off with armed police.

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Armed police have been sent to the scene. Picture by Eddie Mitchell

COUNTY NEWS: Armed stand-off between man and police

Residents in a street in a Sussex town have been evacuated amid a stand-off between police and a man.

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The scene of the incident. Picture by Eddie Mitchell

Woman ‘stabbed’ in Southwick

A woman was taken to hospital following a suspected stabbing in Southwick this morning (Saturday, September 16).

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Warning as residents conned out of £20,000 in fake police officer scam

Warning as residents conned out of £20,000 in fake police officer scam

Police have issued a warning after three pensioners were conned out of more than £20,000 by scammers pretending to be police officers.

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Police presence is being increased following the attack in London yesterday,

UPDATE: Armed police search for man with knife

Armed police officers took part in a search for a man with a knife in Worthing this morning.

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Stephen McIntyre, 45, of Upton Road, West Tarring. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

COUNTY NEWS: Man guilty of Jo Cox death threats outside polling station

A musician has been found guilty of threatening an ex-councillor with the murder of Jo Cox at a polling station.

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Katy Bourne’s September video log: First Sussex-wide service for victims of stalking

A support service for victims of stalking in Sussex is to be commissioned by Police & Crime Commissioner Katy Bourne following the success of a pilot project in Brighton & Hove to understand the demand for specialist support.

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Adam Dixon, 30, from Amberley Close, Wick. Picture: Sussex Police SUS-170913-155922001

Sex abuse victim speaks as he puts ‘monster’ behind bars

A 23-year-old who was sexually abused as a teenager felt so disgusted after one encounter that he bathed in bleach.

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Equifax hack: what it means for customers in the UK

Customers with the credit reporting agency, Equifax, are being urged to check for any unusual activity after a cyber attack has left millions of customers vulnerable to fraud.

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Father William Haymaker was order to pay 3,700 and carry out 200 hours of unpaid work when he appeared at Hove Crown Court yesterday. Photo by Eddie Mitchell

COUNTY NEWS: Priest sentenced for Blue Badge fraud

A priest who was caught fraudulently using a dead parishioner's Blue Badge has been fined and ordered to carry out 200 hours of unpaid work.
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Goodwood Revival. The attack happened in the early hours of Saturday morning when visitors had left. Photo by Derek Martin SUS-170809-175717008

COUNTY NEWS UPDATE: Armed robbers steal £75,000 at motor festival

Thieves wearing balaclavas brandishing a machete and a crowbar attacked two security guards and stole £75,000 at Sussex motor festival, police said.

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