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Reward offered for wanted Hove man who escaped custody at Worthing Hospital

Police are offering a reward up to £500 for information leading to the arrest of a 22-year-old who escaped police custody at Worthing Hospital.

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

Shoreham airshow tragedy: Pilot enters not guilty plea to manslaughter charges

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

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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A man and woman were found dead at a house in Worthing. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

Police establish theory over deaths in Worthing house

Police have established a theory as they continue to investigate a man and a woman found dead in Worthing on Friday.

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The burnt boat in Littlehampton Harbour. Picture: Kate Shemilt

Harbour master ‘gravely concerned’ by arson on boat

The harbour master said he was ‘gravely concerned’ by a boat that was set alight in Littlehampton Harbour.

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John Dixon, 70, has been found safe and well

Missing Ferring man found safe and well

A missing Ferring man has been found safe and well, police have said.

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The scene of the incident in Hove (Photograph: Eddie Mitchell)

Man found in garden with serious head injuries

Police are investigating after a man was discovered in a garden having suffered ‘serious head injuries’ this morning (April 18).

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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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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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Maryna Kavaliauske with her husband Giedrius. Pic: Sussex Police

Husband pays tribute to woman found dead in Worthing

The husband of the woman found dead in Worthing 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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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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Knife crimes increase in Sussex over five years

Knife crimes increase in Sussex over five years

Recorded knife crimes have increased slightly in Sussex over the last five years, reflecting a national rise in stabbings.

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TRAVEL: A281 now clear following two car accident

Police and ambulance were called at 12.45pm to the scene of a two car accident near the Church Lane and Beggar's Lane junction.
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UPDATE COUNTY NEWS: Flats 'made safe' after 'potentially explosive' items are found

Residents have now been allowed home after the discovery of 'hazardous and potentially explosive' items saw a 12 storey block of flats in central Brighton evacuated this morning, police confirmed.
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UPDATE: Murder investigation launched after bodies found at Worthing house

Police have launched a murder investigation after two bodies were discovered at a house in Worthing.

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