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Police in Chichester to talk to bank customers about fraud

Police in Chichester to talk to bank customers about fraud

31 March 2015


Sussex Police has joined forces with two high street banks to try to prevent residents falling victim to fraudsters. Over the next two weeks, officers and police cadets will be in Chichester city centre raising awar...

Efit of burglar disturbed in Hailsham house

Efit of burglar disturbed in Hailsham house

31 March 2015


Police have released an Efit image of a burglar who was disturbed in a Hailsham house. At about 6pm on Tuesday 24 March the man was discovered in the bedroom of the address in Jasmine Green. Hailsham by the occupant...

Police renew appeal for witnesses to Brighton stabbing

Police renew appeal for witnesses to Brighton stabbing

31 March 2015


Police have renewed an appeal for witnesses to a neighbours' dispute in Robertson Road, Brighton, during which a man was stabbed in the leg.   The incident happened on the evening of Sunday, 15 February, ...

Bogus workman steals from elderly Seaford resident

Bogus workman steals from elderly Seaford resident

31 March 2015


Police in Seaford are reminding residents of the dangers of giving work to cold callers and letting strangers into their homes after a theft in Cricketfield Road on Friday (27 March). At about 11am a man knocked on ...

Man indecently exposing himself in Hastings

Man indecently exposing himself in Hastings

31 March 2015


Hastings police are warning residents in the Castle ward area of Hastings about a man who has recently been exposing himself. So far there have been three reports of a man tapping on a ground floor window then expos...

Operation Dragonfly: Drink-driver caught after reversing into parked car

Operation Dragonfly: Drink-driver caught after reversing into parked car

31 March 2015


A 48-year-old man has become the 108th person to be convicted of offences as part of Sussex Police's Christmas 2014 crackdown on drink and drug-driving. Hamilton Smith was arrested at 1.25pm on 11 December after he ...

Four vehicle collision on A27 Arundel Road, Westhampnett, near Chichester

Four vehicle collision on A27 Arundel Road, Westhampnett, near Chichester

31 March 2015


At 6.45am on Tuesday (31 March) emergency services were called to the A27 Arundel Road dual carriageway at Westhampnett, 500 metres west of its junction with the A285 Stane Street, following a four vehicle collision....

Two charged after Ford level crossing incident

Two charged after Ford level crossing incident

31 March 2015


Two men will appear in court on Tuesday morning (March 31) charged with a number of offences in connection with a burglary at High Salvington, Worthing and a crash at Ford level crossing on Monday. Billy Way, 25, a ...

UPDATED: Serious injury crash, B2140 Worthing Road, East Preston

UPDATED: Serious injury crash, B2140 Worthing Road, East Preston

31 March 2015


Police closed the B2140 Worthing Road east of Station Road, East Preston, following a collision between a car and a pedal cyclist early on Tuesday (31 March)..   The collision occurred just befo...

Four sentenced to total of 30 years for child sex exploitation in Newhaven

Four sentenced to total of 30 years for child sex exploitation in Newhaven

30 March 2015


The first prosecution in Sussex for child sexual exploitation by a group has resulted in four men being sent to prison for a total of 30 years. Stephen Daramola, 48, of Park Lane, Eastbourne; Mohammed Kamali, 46, of...

Thief poses as electricity worker to steals from vulnerable man in Woodingdean

Thief poses as electricity worker to steals from vulnerable man in Woodingdean

30 March 2015


Police are appealing for witnesses after a thief tricked his way into the home of a vulnerable pensioner and stole hundreds of pounds. At about 8pm on Thursday 19 March a man visited a home in Cowley Drive, Woodingd...

Woman sexually assaulted on her way home in Hastings

Woman sexually assaulted on her way home in Hastings

30 March 2015


Police are appealing to witnesses after a woman was sexually assaulted on her way home in Hastings. The victim was walking to her car about 8.15pm on Tuesday (24 March) when she was approached by a man near to the r...

Road closed after car crashes through Ford railway barriers

Road closed after car crashes through Ford railway barriers

30 March 2015


A car suspected of being used in a burglary at High Salvington at Worthing has crashed into level crossing barriers at Ford, closing the road to traffic. Police were initially called to an address in Firsdown Close ...

Kayleigh Lodge found safe and well

Kayleigh Lodge found safe and well

30 March 2015


Kayleigh Lodge, 15, from Ticehurst, has been found safe and well. Kayleigh was reported missing on Wednesday 18 March after failing to return home from visiting a friend in Croydon the weekend before. Police would ...

Efit released of man wanted for St Leonards hammer attack

Efit released of man wanted for St Leonards hammer attack

30 March 2015


This is the man wanted for questioning after an attack in which a 26-year-old was struck repeatedly with a hammer. The victim was assaulted as he walked along Gillsmans Hill in St Leonards just before 5pm on 24 Marc...

Man seriously injured in St Leonards-on-Sea street attack

Man seriously injured in St Leonards-on-Sea street attack

30 March 2015


Police are seeking two men after an attack on a disabled man in a St Leonards-on-Sea street.   At 7.40pm on Sunday (29 March) police were called to St John's Road, St Leonards, at the junction with Kings Road,...

Could any of these recovered items belong to you?

Could any of these recovered items belong to you?

30 March 2015


Could any of these items belong to you? They were recovered from Yalding Canal in Kent in January and police believe they could have been taken during burglaries in Sussex in the months beforehand. Among the muddy ...

Operation Dragonfly: Drink-driver caught after trying to avoid checkpoint

Operation Dragonfly: Drink-driver caught after trying to avoid checkpoint

30 March 2015


A drug-driver who spotted a police checkpoint was caught after noisily wheelspinning and speeding off to try to avoid arrest. Christopher Lazaros was approaching a drink-drive check in Wallsend Road, Pevensey, at 10...

Have you seen missing teenager Lacey Easen?

Have you seen missing teenager Lacey Easen?

30 March 2015


Have you seen 16-year-old Lacey Easen from Worthing? Lacey hasn't been seen since Friday (27 March) afternoon and police are becoming concerned for her safety. The teenager is white, 5' 4" and slim. She has a pale ...

St Leonards-on-Sea man charged with nine counts of making an indecent image of a child

St Leonards-on-Sea man charged with nine counts of making an indecent image of a child

30 March 2015


Police have charged Paul Bryant, 46, of Boscobel Road, St Leonards-on-Sea, with nine counts of making indecent images of a child, and one count of producing cannabis, a Class B controlled drug, at his home addres...

Three vehicle collision, Tarring Road, Worthing

Three vehicle collision, Tarring Road, Worthing

30 March 2015


Shortly before 10am on Monday (30 March) police, fire and ambulance were called to the A2031 Tarring Road , Worthing, where three vehicles were reported to have been in collision, blocking the road. A diversion was s...

Man robbed in Madeira Drive, Brighton - four arrested

Man robbed in Madeira Drive, Brighton - four arrested

30 March 2015


Four teenage boys were arrested after a man was robbed on Brighton seafront in the early hours of Sunday (29 March).   The 27-year old Brighton man was in Madeira Drive, Brighton, shortly before 6am on Sunday, w...

Brighton man Jacques Venneck wanted on recall to prison

Brighton man Jacques Venneck wanted on recall to prison

30 March 2015


Police are seeking the whereabouts of Brighton man Jacques Vanneck who is wanted on recall to prison. Vanneck, 24, is wanted after breaching his licence conditions on March 12. He was sentenced to three years' ...

Hastings man sentenced to 15 years for sex assaults on two young girls

Hastings man sentenced to 15 years for sex assaults on two young girls

30 March 2015


A Hastings man has been sentenced to 15 years imprisonment for sexual assaults that spanned 14 years, on two young girls known to him . Alexander Boast, 66, retired, of Pilot Road, Hastings, was sentenced at Hove Cr...

Police seek man who grabbed boy in Stone Cross, near Eastbourne

Police seek man who grabbed boy in Stone Cross, near Eastbourne

30 March 2015


Police are seeking a man who silently approached a boy and grabbed hold of his wrist while he was looking at Easter eggs on display at the Tesco Express store in Stone Cross, near Eastbourne,on Friday (27 March). Th...

Man attacked by group in Lewes Rd, Brighton

Man attacked by group in Lewes Rd, Brighton

30 March 2015


Police in Brighton would like to trace some passers-by who may have saved an attack victim from being robbed and sustaining worse injuries   Between 4am and 5am on Monday (23 March), the victim, a 29...

Brighton man charged with attempted murder

Brighton man charged with attempted murder

29 March 2015


Jamiv Usman, 30, unemployed, of Meadowview, Brighton, has been charged with attempted murder following an incident in the city in the early hours of Saturday morning (March 28). Police were called to a property in M...

Six charged over alleged child sex exploitation in Crawley

Six charged over alleged child sex exploitation in Crawley

28 March 2015


Three men and three boys have appeared in court on charges relating to alleged child sexual exploitation in Crawley.     Guilliam Augustin, 18, a student, of Sunningdale Court, Brighton Road, Cra...

Man arrested in attempted murder investigation

Man arrested in attempted murder investigation

28 March 2015


A 30-year-old man from Brighton has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder by police investigating the multiple stabbing of a woman in the city in the early hours of Saturday morning (March 28).   The ...

Police officer to carry out PTSD research in the USA and Europe

Police officer to carry out PTSD research in the USA and Europe

27 March 2015


A Sussex Police Sergeant will be travelling to the USA and the Netherlands this April to continue his important research into mitigating the symptoms of post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Sergeant Garry Botteril...

Arson attack in Decoy Drive, Angmering

Arson attack in Decoy Drive, Angmering

27 March 2015


Police are appealing for information to an arson attack in Angmering that forced a family with a baby to flee their home. Shortly before 4am on Wednesday (25 March) the family of four were woken by a neighbour who a...

St Leonards man Nicola Menga wanted on recall to prison

St Leonards man Nicola Menga wanted on recall to prison

27 March 2015


Police are seeking the whereabouts of St Leonards man Nicola Menga who is wanted on recall to prison. Menga, 35, is wanted after breaching his licence conditions on Thursday, 26 March. He was sentenced in January 20...

Man assaulted and robbed in A259 lay-by

Man assaulted and robbed in A259 lay-by

27 March 2015


Police are appealing for witnesses to a robbery and assault on a 47-year-old man who was attacked in a lay-by off the A259, near to the Mercedes Garage, between Bognor Regis and Chichester on Tuesday (24 March). The...

Youth arrested and bailed in connection with incidents in Ferring and Goring-by-Sea

Youth arrested and bailed in connection with incidents in Ferring and Goring-by-Sea

27 March 2015


Police investigating four recent incidents in Ferring and Goring-by-Sea, each involving female victims, have arrested a youth on suspicion of common assault, sexual assault, attempted robbery and a public o...

Missing Littlehampton boy Mustafijur Rahman is found safe

Missing Littlehampton boy Mustafijur Rahman is found safe

27 March 2015


Missing teenager Mustafijur Rahman, also known as Mus or Mustafa, from Littlehampton has been found safe and well.   The 16-year-old, who disappeared on Thursday (26 March), was located in the town on Friday a...

Four convicted in first Sussex group child sex exploitation case

Four convicted in first Sussex group child sex exploitation case

27 March 2015


The first prosecution in Sussex for child sexual exploitation by a group has resulted in convictions of four men. Stephen Daramola, 48, of Park Lane, Eastbourne; Khosrow Sobhanieh, 56, of North Lane, Guestling,...

Operation Dragonfly: Drink-driver with young daughter in his car almost hits police patrol

Operation Dragonfly: Drink-driver with young daughter in his car almost hits police patrol

27 March 2015


A drink-driving father has been banned from the roads for five years after he almost crashed into a police car while he had his young daughter in the back of his vehicle. A police patrol had to brake suddenly after ...

Littlehampton boy Mustafijur Rahman reported missing

Littlehampton boy Mustafijur Rahman reported missing

27 March 2015


Teenager Mustafijur Rahman, who went missing from his home in Fontwell Close in Littlehampton on Friday, 13 March and who was found safe and well elsewhere in the town after contacting police a week later, has b...

Driver caught lying that thief had crashed his car

Driver caught lying that thief had crashed his car

27 March 2015


A driver who crashed his car and then claimed it had been stolen was caught after police proved his DNA was on the vehicle's airbag. Ciaran Fitzgerald smashed his Dacia Sandero into a Seat Exeo and a Toyota Avensis ...

Police seek Liam Newman in connection with West Sussex armed robberies

Police seek Liam Newman in connection with West Sussex armed robberies

27 March 2015


Police are seeking this man, Liam Newman, whom they wish to speak to in connection with a series of armed robberies in West Sussex.   Mr Newman, 30, of no fixed address, has links to addresses and associates i...

Cash point robbery, London Road, Brighton

Cash point robbery, London Road, Brighton

27 March 2015


Police investigating a robbery at a cash point in London Road, Brighton, have issued a description of the offender. It happened shortly after 7.30pm on Sunday, 15 March as the victim, a man, used the cash point at t...

Police hold anti-scam sessions in Uckfield

Police hold anti-scam sessions in Uckfield

27 March 2015


Scams are on the increase and criminals use a variety of methods to target their victims including telephone, email and post - so Sussex Police in Uckfield are holding a special event in the town's Barclays bank toda...

Seven in court at Brighton over heroin conspiracy charge

Seven in court at Brighton over heroin conspiracy charge

26 March 2015


Seven people charged with conspiracy to supply heroin appeared in custody at Brighton Magistrates Court on Thursday (26 March). The charges follow arrests and seizures of drugs and cash by Sussex Police officers fro...

United Response receives donation from the Police Property Act Fund

United Response receives donation from the Police Property Act Fund

26 March 2015


Bognor police have donated £250 to United Response to fund a picnic in the park event.   Senior Support Worker Millie said: "United Response provides a range of services for people with learning disabilities, ...

Bogus researcher burgles Brighton flat

Bogus researcher burgles Brighton flat

26 March 2015


A man posing as a researcher is thought to have stolen property from a flat in Bloomsbury Place, of St George's Road, Brighton, on Monday (23 March). The suspect called at the door at 7.30am and asked the occupier a...

The Butterfly Project receives donation from the Police Property Act Fund

The Butterfly Project receives donation from the Police Property Act Fund

26 March 2015


Horsham police have donated £150 to The Butterfly Project. Based in Horsham, the Butterfly Project supports adults with learning difficulties, autism and other disabilities to engage in work and community activities...

Funding boost to digitise criminal justice system set to improve victim care in Sussex

Funding boost to digitise criminal justice system set to improve victim care in Sussex

26 March 2015


ISSUED ON BEHALF OF THE OFFICE OF THE SUSSEX POLICE AND CRIME COMMISSIONER   A grant award worth £1.1million over two years, from the Government's 'Police Innovation Fund', will provide video technology to hel...

Sussex and Surrey Police given extra funding for new UAV technology

Sussex and Surrey Police given extra funding for new UAV technology

26 March 2015


Sussex and Surrey Police have been awarded almost £250,000 to expand a trial to see how the use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) could help keep people safe and assist with the investigation of crime. The Home Off...

Police seek to identify man who has approached children in Hastings

Police seek to identify man who has approached children in Hastings

25 March 2015


Police are asking the public to help identify a man who has twice been reported  for  approaching children in Hastings.  Detective Inspector Rob Morland said: "The children did the right thi...

Man hit by hammer in random attack in St Leonards

Man hit by hammer in random attack in St Leonards

25 March 2015


A 26-year-old man was randomly attacked when a man jumped from bushes and repeatedly hit him over the head with a hammer. Fortunately the victim suffered only cuts in the attack which happened as he walked along Gil...

Crawley police hunt Broadfield sex attacker

Crawley police hunt Broadfield sex attacker

25 March 2015


Police in Crawley are investigating a sexual attack on a 21-year-old woman  in Broadfield during the early hours of Wednesday. (25 March)   The woman was walking along Pelham Drive, Broadfield, at about 4...

16 arrests in major anti-heroin operation in Sussex and North West

16 arrests in major anti-heroin operation in Sussex and North West

25 March 2015


Detectives in Brighton have led a series of drugs raids resulting in 16 arrests and the seizure of £50,000 cash, together with six kilos of heroin mixed with cutting agent, with an estimated potential street value of...

Operation Dragonfly: Bexhill man charged with drug-driving

Operation Dragonfly: Bexhill man charged with drug-driving

25 March 2015


A 25-year-old man has become the latest to be charged with an offence as part of Sussex Police's Christmas crackdown on drink and drug-driving. Jacob Burge was arrested at about 9am on 27 December after his car hit ...

Did you see car and motorbike collide in Shoreham?

Did you see car and motorbike collide in Shoreham?

25 March 2015


Police are appealing for witnesses after a motorbike and a car collided in Upper Shoreham Road, Shoreham. A purple Triumph motorbike travelling east collided with a red Alfa Romeo travelling west shortly before 5pm ...

Teenage girl attacked and robbed in St Leonards

Teenage girl attacked and robbed in St Leonards

25 March 2015


Police are appealing for witnesses after a 16-year-old girl was attacked and robbed in St Leonards. The victim was with a group of friends in the play park in St John's Road at about 7pm on Thursday (19 March) when ...

Sussex Police warn of email-based money laundering scam

Sussex Police warn of email-based money laundering scam

25 March 2015


Police in Sussex are warning students and other young people about the dangers of getting caught up in money laundering scams when they are making multiple job applications. Detective Inspector Till Sanderson of the...

Driver seriously hurt in Aldsworth

Driver seriously hurt in Aldsworth

25 March 2015


Police are seeking witnesses after a crash in which a driver was seriously injured at Aldsworth in West Sussex. At 4.20pm on Tuesday (24 March) an eastbound silver Peugeot 108 left the road in Common Road, Aldsworth...

Missing Tangmere teenager Brook Williams found safe and well

Missing Tangmere teenager Brook Williams found safe and well

25 March 2015


Brook Williams, a 13-year-old boy reported missing from his home in Tangmere, near Chichester, on Saturday (21 March) has been found safe and well at another address in the village. He was located on Tuesday afternoo...

Shoreham police donation to local rugby club

Shoreham police donation to local rugby club

24 March 2015


Shoreham police have donated £300 to Shoreham Rugby Club to help fund kit for the new girls team being formed. The donation comes from the Police Property Act Fund (PPAF), made up of monies received by the police fr...

Bogus caller steals from Chichester pensioner

Bogus caller steals from Chichester pensioner

24 March 2015


Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary in Durnford Close, Chichester, at 11am on Saturday 21 March. A woman purporting to be asking for sponsorship stole £200 cash from a pensioner who is in her early seve...

Man sentenced for sex offences

Man sentenced for sex offences

24 March 2015


A man from Yapton has been sent to prison for 17 years for sexual offences. Brett Jenkins, 31, was convicted at Chichester Crown Court on February 5 and sentenced on March 18. He was found guilty of two counts...

Operation Dragonfly: Drink-driver claims lookalike was behind the wheel

Operation Dragonfly: Drink-driver claims lookalike was behind the wheel

24 March 2015


A drink-driver tried to claim a lookalike had taken his car out in the early hours of the morning. Sylvester Caulker lied to police that a friend who looked like him had gone out in his car after he was arrested on ...

Witnesses sought in connection with attempted robbery in Bexhill

Witnesses sought in connection with attempted robbery in Bexhill

24 March 2015


Police are appealing for witnesses to an attempted robbery in Church Street, Old Town, Bexhill, on Saturday (21 March)   A 20-year-old local man was attacked as he was walking home from work at 11.38pm. He w...

Sentimental items stolen from vehicle in Battle

Sentimental items stolen from vehicle in Battle

24 March 2015


Police are investigating a theft from a black Renault Scenic parked in Marley Close, Battle, which happened between 9am and 5pm on Tuesday (17 March). The car was undamaged. A 15 x 8 cm baby blue, leather ...

Eastbourne police donation to local nursery

Eastbourne police donation to local nursery

24 March 2015


PCSO Anita Rockingham presented a Sussex Police cheque for £250 to the Little Acorns Nursery in Hartfield Road. The nursery wanted to purchase some computer software to enable the learning and development of the chil...

Burglar claims to be buying gold to target pensioners in Worthing

Burglar claims to be buying gold to target pensioners in Worthing

24 March 2015


Police are urging residents to be aware of a fraudster who tricks his way into the homes of vulnerable residents by claiming to be buying gold. The offender has visited a number of people's homes in Worthing over th...

CCTV to trace man who stole from cafe till

CCTV to trace man who stole from cafe till

24 March 2015


Police are hoping someone can identify this man who stole money from a cafe in Arundel. At around 5.15pm on Friday, March 6, a man came into Gaskyns on Queen Street and has approached a staff member. He then asked t...

Police looking for missing teenager Brook Williams from Tangmere

Police looking for missing teenager Brook Williams from Tangmere

24 March 2015


Police are concerned for missing 13-year-old boy Brook Williams from Tangmere, Chichester.   Brook was last seen leaving his home in Oakwood Close at 5.45pm on Saturday (21 March). He spends most of his time i...

Off-road motorcyclists cause problems in Peacehaven and Piddinghoe

Off-road motorcyclists cause problems in Peacehaven and Piddinghoe

24 March 2015


Police are investigating reports of off-road motorcyclists causing problems in Peacehaven and Piddinghoe.   The downs around Hoddern Farm, Peacehaven, and the skate park and surrounding areas at Piddinghoe hav...

Help police combat increased burglaries in Meads, Eastbourne

Help police combat increased burglaries in Meads, Eastbourne

24 March 2015


Sussex Police Priority Crime Team is asking residents who live, work or visit the Meads area of Eastbourne to be aware of any suspicious behaviour, particularly around homes and outbuidings. Detective Constable ...

Young girl hurt in Horsham collision

Young girl hurt in Horsham collision

23 March 2015


Emergency services were called at 3.38pm on Monday (March 23) to a collision between a car and a four-year-old girl at the junction of Gilligan Close and Blackbridge Lane in Horsham. Guildford Road and Bishopric wer...

Ifield murder: Family tribute to victim

Ifield murder: Family tribute to victim

23 March 2015


The family of Ifield murder victim Janet Müller have paid tribute to her.   The body of 21-year-old Janet was found in a burning car in Rusper Road, Ifield, on Friday (13 March).   They said: "Jane...

Four arrested in connection with car stolen from Brighton

Four arrested in connection with car stolen from Brighton

23 March 2015


Four people have been arrested after a car was stolen in Brighton on Saturday night (March 21). The Mercedes was stolen from Osborne Road in Brighton and was then located being driven in Hastings on Sunday evening (...

East Grinstead man jailed over violent assaults on couple

East Grinstead man jailed over violent assaults on couple

23 March 2015


Liam Andrew Coaker, 32, a bricklayer of St Leonard's Park, East Grinstead was sentenced at Lewes Crown Court on Monday 23 March to a total of nine years and eight months in prison, having pleaded guilty at a previous...

Eleven face trial over nationwide museum and art gallery thefts

Eleven face trial over nationwide museum and art gallery thefts

23 March 2015


Eleven men charged with conspiracy to steal as part of a national investigation into high-value museum thefts pleaded not guilty at Birmingham Crown Court on Friday (March 20). One man, Robert Gilbert Smith, 27, of ...

Operation Dragonfly: Man caught drink-driving home after turning down lift

Operation Dragonfly: Man caught drink-driving home after turning down lift

23 March 2015


A 28-year-old turned down the chance of a lift after a party and instead drink-drove himself home. Wesley Delaney spent the evening of 26 June last year drinking at the event at Bexhill United Football Club in Brock...

Appeal after assault in Queens Road, Hastings

Appeal after assault in Queens Road, Hastings

23 March 2015


Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on a man in Hastings. The victim, a 41-year-old man from Hastings, was attacked in Queens Road, Hastings on Friday, March 20 at around 10.45pm as he walking from the ...

Two people arrested after Worthing fight

Two people arrested after Worthing fight

23 March 2015


Two people have been arrested after a fight in Worthing on Sunday night (March 22). Around 9.30pm officers were called to Chapel Road where a man had an  injury to his hand having been bitten after a fight at t...

Missing Hastings teenager Summer Puttock found

Missing Hastings teenager Summer Puttock found

23 March 2015


Summer Puttock , 18, from Hastings, reported missing on Thursday, 19 March, has been found.   She was located in Brighton on Sunday (22 March) and detained under the Mental Health Act.   ...

Attempted robbery of girl, 15, at Goring-by-Sea

Attempted robbery of girl, 15, at Goring-by-Sea

23 March 2015


Police patrols in the Ferring and Goring-by-Sea area have been stepped up following a third incident in which females were attacked. On Thursday (19 March) a 19-year-old woman was grabbed as she left public toilets ...

Three charged with wounding following Hailsham stabbing

Three charged with wounding following Hailsham stabbing

23 March 2015


At around 8.30pm on Friday (20 March) police were called to the vicinity of St Mary's parish church, Hailsham, where several youths were reported to be fighting.   During the incident a 16-year-old boy wa...

Missing Surrey teenager Natalie Wilson found safe and well

Missing Surrey teenager Natalie Wilson found safe and well

22 March 2015


Missing Reigate girl Natalie Wilson, 17, reported missing after she was last seen in Dorking town centre on Monday, 16 March was found safe and well on Friday.(20 March). Surrey Police wish to thank all who rendered ...

Missing Littlehampton boy Mustafijur Rahman found safe and well

Missing Littlehampton boy Mustafijur Rahman found safe and well

22 March 2015


Mustafijur Rahman, 16, from Fontwell Close Littlehampton, reported missing from his home in Fontwell Close, Littlehampton, at 5.30pm on Friday, March 13, was found safe and well elsewhere in the town on Saturday...

Missing person Riyadh Shihaid from Crawley found safe and well

Missing person Riyadh Shihaid from Crawley found safe and well

22 March 2015


Riyadh Shihaib, 34, from Langley Green, Crawley, who was reported missing on Thursday evening (19 March) was found safe and well the following day in Brighton. Police would like to thank the media and members of the ...

Policeman injured in collision with car in Horsham

Policeman injured in collision with car in Horsham

21 March 2015


Police are investigating an incident in which a police officer on duty was injured as he went to speak to another driver in a town centre car park in Horsham. At around 12.15pm on Saturday (21 March) the plain-cloth...

Missing Lancing 12-year-old Jasmine Coleman found safe and well

Missing Lancing 12-year-old Jasmine Coleman found safe and well

21 March 2015


Jasmine Coleman, the 12-year-old girl from Lancing reported missing from home during the early hours of Saturday (21 March) was found safe and well later the same day in Croydon. Police would like to thank the m...

Concern for missing Lancing 12-year-old Jasmine Coleman (1)

Concern for missing Lancing 12-year-old Jasmine Coleman (1)

21 March 2015


Police are concerned for the safety of 12-year-old Jasmine Coleman, reported missing from her home in Lancing, West Sussex, during the early hours of today (Saturday, 21 March).   When checked at 11.30pm she was...

Have you seen missing teenager Natalie Wilson in Crawley?

Have you seen missing teenager Natalie Wilson in Crawley?

20 March 2015


RELEASED ON BEHALF OF SURREY POLICE Surrey Police is growing concerned for the welfare of a vulnerable missing 17-year-old girl from Reigate. Natalie Wilson was last seen in Dorking town centre at around 6.15pm on ...

Man arrested in connection with Ifield murder

Man arrested in connection with Ifield murder

20 March 2015


A 30-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender in connection with the Ifield murder.   The man from London is in custody.   Detectives launched a murder investigation aft...

Arguing couple could help solve attack on teenager in Brighton

Arguing couple could help solve attack on teenager in Brighton

20 March 2015


Police are appealing for help to trace a man and a woman arguing near the scene of an attack that left a teenager with a fractured skull. The victim, from Burgess Hill, had just left the Shoosh nightclub on Brighton...

Concern for missing Riyadh Shihaib

Concern for missing Riyadh Shihaib

20 March 2015


Police are growing concerned for a man who was last seen in Crawley. Riyadh Shihaib, 34, was a patient at Langley Green Hospital and was last seen at the hospital around 5pm last night (March 19). PC Heather Mackay...

Sentimental jewellery stolen in Peacehaven

Sentimental jewellery stolen in Peacehaven

20 March 2015


Police are appealing for witnesses and information after jewellery was stolen from a 72-year-old woman in Peacehaven between Monday 2 March and Friday 6 March. The victim was moving from Saltdean to her new home in ...

Police investigate attacks on two women in Ferring

Police investigate attacks on two women in Ferring

20 March 2015


Police are investigating two separate attacks on women in Ferring on Thursday afternoon (19 March) which may have been carried out by the same youth. The first happened shortly before 3pm when a 19-year-old woman wa...

NOW FOUND: Help us find missing Ticehurst teenager Kayleigh Lodge

NOW FOUND: Help us find missing Ticehurst teenager Kayleigh Lodge

20 March 2015


Have you seen Kayleigh Lodge? The 15-year-old from Ticehurst went to visit a friend in Croydon at the weekend but did not return on Sunday afternoon (15 March) as had been expected. Kayleigh was reported missing by...

NOW FOUND: Have you seen missing Hastings teenager Summer Puttock?

NOW FOUND: Have you seen missing Hastings teenager Summer Puttock?

20 March 2015


Have you seen Summer Puttock? The 18-year-old was last seen at 4.15pm on Thursday (19 March) at her home in Hastings but officers are becoming increasingly concerned for her welfare. Summer is white, 5' 6" and of m...

Police appeal for witnesses to arson attack in Brighton

Police appeal for witnesses to arson attack in Brighton

20 March 2015


Police investigating a suspected arson attack in Pelham Square, Brighton, are appealing for any witnesses to come forward. At about 3.45am on Thursday (19 March) a fire was found outside the front door of a flat, bl...

Ifield murder: Officers return to the scene a week after the murder

Ifield murder: Officers return to the scene a week after the murder

20 March 2015


Police investigating the murder of student Janet Müller are returning to Ifield a week after her death.   Officers will be in Rusper Road from 2pm to 4.30pm on Friday (20 March) asking people if they recall se...

Missing Mustafijur Rahman from Littlehampton

Missing Mustafijur Rahman from Littlehampton

20 March 2015


Concern is growing for a 16-year-old boy from Littlehampton who went missing on Friday, March 13. Mustafijur Rahman from Fontwell Close was last seen at 5.30pm when he left his home address. Mustafijur had been out...

Series of thefts from cars in Bognor Regis

Series of thefts from cars in Bognor Regis

20 March 2015


Motorists are being urged to remove any valuables and to secure their vehicles to prevent passing thieves being tempted.   A series of vehicles have been targeted during the last two weeks in Bognor Regis.  ...

Operation Dragonfly: 100 motorists now convicted as part of Christmas crackdown

Operation Dragonfly: 100 motorists now convicted as part of Christmas crackdown

20 March 2015


The number of people convicted of offences after being arrested as part of Operation Dragonfly, Sussex Police's December 2014 drink and drug-driving crackdown, has reached 100. Johnny Nelson turned his grandfather's...

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