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COUNTY NEWS: Drug dealers get 39 years for violent killing of ‘much-loved’ family man

Two drug dealers have been jailed today for the ‘merciless’ killing of a beloved family man.

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The man was arrested near the Co-op in Shoreham. Pictures: Eddie Mitchell

Brave PC who tackled man with knife in Shoreham up for national award

A police officer who took down a would-be taxi thief who was wielding a knife has been nominated for a national bravery award.

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Six fire engines were sent to the fire. Pictures: Eddie Mitchell

Steyning fire now out but crews remain on the scene

A fire in Steyning has been put out after six fire engines attended the scene.

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Biker left with leg injury after Lancing collision

A motorcyclist was left with a possible broken leg following a collision in Lancing.

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Watch out for these fake texts offering refunds. Picture: City of London Police

Watch out for fake Argos texts scam

Watch out for these fake Argos texts offering refunds

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How will you be spending the sunny week?

Hot weather here to stay for another week in Sussex

Sussex is set for a week of sun, with temperatures rising to up to 26 degrees.

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Rail passengers are facing delays

Beware of major rail closures today – you may not be able to travel

‘Major engineering work’ taking place today is set to cause significant disruption in Sussex.

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The fire service and paramedics were called to the incident. Pictures: Eddie Mitchell

Firefighters rescue trapped man at midnight in Worthing

Firefighters rescued a man who had got trapped at a petrol station in Worthing last night.

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Chief Inspector Miles Ockwell, Sergeant Chris Bryant, Sergeant Matthew Songhurst and Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner Katy Bourne. Pictures: Sussex Police

Officers who faced down man with sword get bravery award

Two police officers who took on a man who was brandishing a sword at members of the public have received awards.

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Gary Dobbie, a former teacher at Christ's Hospital School. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

COUNTY NEWS: More former teachers found guilty of historic abuse

Two former teachers at a Sussex school have been convicted of historic sexual offences against past pupils at the school.

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Sara Hinton has bravely come forward to tell her story

Brave woman speaks out over Worthing abuse to give strength to other survivors

A woman abused by her trampolining teacher as a child has spoken of her shock at finding out he had been reported to police for offences committed before she was even born.

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The incident happened at HMP Lewes in 2016

Lewes Prison wing in ‘chaos’ during violent mutiny, court hears

Five prisoners smashed ‘anything and everything’ during a six-hour rebellion that left an entire prison wing unusable, prosecutors say.

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Dozens of professionals from different agencies in Worthing and Adur attended

Our community remains safe but action on drug crime is needed, experts say

Although one of the safest areas in the country, the Adur and Worthing community needs to open its eyes to the threat of county lines drug dealing, a special meeting heard today.

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PCC Katy Bourne (left) with Victims' Commissioner Baroness Helen Newlove. Pictures: Sussex PCC

Victims’ advocate visits Sussex to hear how police are tackling stalking and fraud

Progress in cracking down on stalking was among the topics on the agenda when the Victims’ Commissioner visited Sussex on Thursday.

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Police arrested a man following the collision. Pictures: Eddie Mitchell

Man arrested on suspicion of drug-driving after earlier Worthing collision

Police have arrested a man following a collision that left a passenger injured and trapped in his car.

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The month-long operation was launched by Surrey and Sussex Police last week. Picture: Sussex Police

Police arrest 42 as drink and drug-driving campaign kicks off

Police have arrested 42 people in the first week of a summer crackdown on drink and drug-drivers in Sussex.

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A passenger had to be freed by firefighters. Pictures: Eddie Mitchell

Collision in Worthing leaves man trapped in car with spinal injuries

A passenger was trapped in the car this morning and had to be cut out by firefighters.

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Collision leaves Brighton Road partially blocked in Lancing

Collision leaves Brighton Road partially blocked in Lancing

A collision involving a van and a parked car is causing traffic in Brighton Road, police say.

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VIDEO: 60 vehicles stopped in high-tech police crackdown

More than 60 vehicles were stopped by police in Sussex last week as officers conducted a high-tech crackdown on road crime.
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Restrictions on butterfly knives like this one will be extended under the new law

Zombie knives, death stars and 8 more things the new Offensive Weapons Bill will make illegal

Tough new measures are to be put in place to deal with offensive weapons, the Home Secretary announced yesterday.

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