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Bicycle stolen from teen in Brighton

Police are appealing for witnesses to the robbery of cycle from a teenage boy in Brighton.

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Police release CCTV of a man they want to talk to in connection with a street robbery in Brighton (Photograph: Sussex Police)

Police release CCTV after robbery in Brighton

Officers are appealing for information after a man was robbed of his wallet and cash in Brighton.

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Westminster attacker studied at the University of Sussex

The Westminster attacker was a former student at the University of Sussex, the university has revealed.

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Police would like to speak to the woman shown in the CCTV image. Picture: British Transport Police

Do you know this woman?

Police seeking a woman who stole an expensive violin on a Gatwick Express train have released a CCTV image.

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Gage Vye-Parminter, 18 and Matthew Howes, 19, now face seven years in prison. Picture: Sussex Police

Pair face longer jail sentence for homophobic attack

Two Crawley men who were jailed for attacking two men in a homophobic attack on Brighton seafront last year have had their jail terms increased.

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Police released CCTV images of three men who they want to speak to in relation to a robbery in Hove (Photograph: Sussex Police)

Investigators seek information on ‘frightening’ Hove robbery

Detectives have renewed an appeal to seek help in trying to identify three men who they want to speak to in relation to a robbery in Hove.

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Dogwalker suffers ‘serious head injury’ in Brighton bottle attack

A man sustained a serious head injury when he was attacked with a glass bottle in Brighton, police have said.

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The drug raid at Pool Valley (Photograph: Sussex Police) SUS-170328-135232001

Nine jailed for supplying cocaine in Brighton and Hove

Nine men were sentenced to a total of 45 years in prison for their part in an ‘Albanian organised crime group’ selling cocaine in Brighton and Hove, police have said.

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Police appeal over ‘racial abuse’ incident in Brighton

Police appeal over ‘racial abuse’ incident in Brighton

Investigators are seeking witnesses to a reported incident of racial abuse in a Brighton sports centre, police have said.

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The inspection was carried out by Her Majestys Inspectorate of Constabulary (HIMC) and HM Inspectorate of Prisons. Picture: Sussex Police

Detainees in Sussex ‘treated with respect’ but safety concerns remain

Most prisoners in Sussex are treated with respect but concerns remain over jail cell safety, an inspection of Sussex Police has found.

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Officers released grainy CCTV of a man they wish to speak to in connection with the St Patrick's Day assault

Police investigate ‘nasty unprovoked attack’ in Brighton

A man was hospitalised with fractures to his nose, cheekbones and jaw after an assault on St Patrick’s Day, police have said.

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(Back row from left) Danny Pike, John Wright, Phil Mawhinney, Keith Sharp and Laura Flack; (seated from left) Katy Bourne, Lisa Bell and Louise Baxter at a summit organised by the Sussex PCC to tackle elder exploitation

‘Tougher sentences for fraudsters who target elderly’

One national number to report scams and tougher sentences for fraudsters who deliberately target the elderly were both backed by attendees of a Sussex summit on elder exploitation.

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Man injured after ‘bottle attack’ on Brighton seafront

Sussex Police is appealing for witnesses after a 22-year-old man suffered serious injuries to his face on Saturday (March 25).

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COUNTY NEWS: Heartbroken victim of ‘professional’ burglary says ‘I just want my puppy back’

A homeowner has spoken of her heartbreak after ‘professional’ burglars stole her 13-week-old puppy from her home while she slept.

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Police launch appeal for information on Westminster terrorist

Police investigating the terror attack in Westminster on Wednesday (March 22) have released a picture of the killer.

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Westminster terrorist ‘stayed in Brighton the night before attack’

The man said to be responsible for the Westminster terror attack stayed in the Preston Park Hotel the night before the atrocity, according to Press Association.

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Update: Met Police confirm terror raid in Brighton - but no arrests made

Counter terror officers confirmed a Brighton property was searched in relation to the Westminster terror attacks.

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BREAKING: Reports of anti-terror raid in Brighton

Police are reportedly carrying out an anti-terrorism raid at a property in Brighton, possibly linked with the terror attack in Westminster yesterday (March 22).

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Katy Bourne: ‘Sussex Police has an awful lot to learn’ from Shana Grice’s murder

Sussex Police and other forces have an ‘awful lot to learn’, Katy Bourne has said after Michael Lane was today sentenced to 25 years in jail for murdering Shana Grice.

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