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Metal thefts on the rise in Sussex, police say

Metal thefts across Sussex are on the rise, according to Sussex Police.

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HM Courts Service: Results list for June 15 to 22, 2018

The following are the latest results contributed by HM Courts Service, for cases sentenced by West Sussex Magistrates’ Court sitting at Worthing from June 15 to 22.

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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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Do you drive in flip flops?

This is what the law says about driving in flip flops or bare footed

Summer is here and the weather continues to get warmer but the sunny conditions can make it uncomfortable to drive in a pair of sweaty shoes.

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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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Staff found this knife behind a ticket machine at Worthing Railway Station this week. Picture: British Transport Police

Seven-inch knife discovered behind Worthing station ticket machine

A knife was found behind a ticket machine at Worthing Railway Station this week.

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Police storm a house in Limbrick Lane, Goring SUS-180620-171420001

Sussex Police knock down door in Goring house raid

Police raided a house in Limbrick Lane in Goring this morning with reports of a large police presence.

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Sebastian Trabucatt arrives at court in Heraklion, Crete, where he is due to stand trial. Picture: Flora Thompson/PA Wire

COUNTY NEWS: Sussex man spared jail after killing teenager in Malia

A club promoter has been spared jail despite being convicted of killing a public schoolboy with a single punch during a night out at a Greek resort.

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Eduart Deda, 16, from Worthing, was last seen on Tuesday, May 29 SUS-180620-132007001

Have you seen missing Worthing teenager?

Police are trying to trace a 16-year-old Albanian immigrant who was reported missing from an address where he had been staying in Worthing.

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COUNTY NEWS: Veteran ‘devastated’ as war medals stolen in burglary

A war hero has had his Second World War medals stolen in a burglary at his Sussex home.

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Lucie’s story: ‘I couldn’t get away from terrifying Jason’

Lucie’s story: ‘I couldn’t get away from terrifying Jason’

The true impact of child grooming and abuse is rarely made public.

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The NSPCC is calling for robust laws

Revealed: how child groomers use Facebook and Instagram in Sussex

Social media like Facebook and Snapchat have been used in 33 cases of child grooming in Sussex in the last year, new figures reveal.

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Dean Milburn, 16, from Arundel. Picture: Sussex Police

Teenage boy missing for a week after train journey

A teenage boy has been missing for a week after boarding a train to London.

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Mohamed Barakat, 63, from Goring, next to his front door which was broken into. The dent can be seen on the doorframe where the burglars forced one of the three locks.

Husband’s despair as thieves steal wife’s operation money

A man has spoken of his despair after thieves stole money to fund a life-changing operation for his disabled wife.

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Chloe Boarer's car was dented

Parking vigilante dents student nurse’s car

A student veterinary nurse said she is too scared to return to her favourite spot after a vandal damaged her car.

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Photo by Eddie Mitchell

COUNTY NEWS: Body found in city centre

Police are investigating after a body was found in a city centre yesterday (Saturday).

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The two day hearing took place at Sussex Police HQ in Lewes

COUNTY NEWS: Detective’s failure over abuse allegations was ‘gross misconduct’

A police detective who failure to properly report allegations of child abuse made by three girls amounted to gross misconduct.

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