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Police hunting drivers of ‘suspicious’ van spotted throughout East Sussex

Sussex Police are hunting a van with the number plate BK52P2V.

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Eastbourne police officers injured in violent struggle

Two police officers were injured in a violent struggle to detain a suspected shoplifter at a Tesco store in Eastbourne.

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COUNTY NEWS: 22-year-old found with stab wound in flat

A 22-year-old man was taken to hospital with a stab wound after police were called to a Sussex flat last night, a spokesperson said.

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Police appeal for witnesses of assault near Eastbourne station

Police are appealing for two people who alerted officers to an assault in Eastbourne to get in touch.

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COUNTY NEWS: 18 ewes killed in ‘sheep worrying’ incident

Eighteen sheep were killed after it is suspected they were panicked into running into a road by dogs on Sunday (February 12).

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COUNTY NEWS: Police officer sacked after sharing pornographic images at work

A police officer with Sussex Police has been dismissed after sharing pornographic images among colleagues, including a female supervisor who he compared to the women in the images, a spokesperson said.

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An expert examining the scene outside Wilko in Worthing. Pictures: Eddie Mitchell

COUNTY NEWS: Homeless woman slashed in razor attack

A woman suffered serious injuries after it is believed she was slashed with a razor in an attack yesterday evening.

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VIDEO: Suspected Seaford burglar caught on ‘doorbell camera’

Police have issued an appeal after an alleged burglary in Seaford was caught on a ‘doorbell camera’.

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COUNTY: No justice for teenager Billie-Jo 20 years after murder

There is still no justice for murdered Sussex teenager Billie-Jo Jenkins and her family after her death 20 years ago today (Wednesday, February 15).

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Online daters warned of fraudsters this Valentines Day

Online daters warned of fraudsters this Valentine’s Day

Online daters looking for love this Valentine’s Day are being warned not to be duped by fraudsters posing as prospective partners.

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Lee Heane and Matthew Bryan - photo from Crimestoppers

Rewards offered for whereabouts of two men following 70 burglaries

Following a dozen burglaries across Sussex and several others in the UK, Independent charity Crimestoppers is today offering a reward of up to £2,000 for information on the whereabouts of Matthew Bryan and a separate reward of up to £2,000 for information on the whereabouts of Lee Heane.

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Retired Eastbourne senior officer blasts Sussex Police leaders

A retired senior police officer whose son died in a collision has criticised Sussex Police leaders for their “disgraceful” abstention of responsibility on road safety.

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Three arrested after stabbing in Seaford

Three people have been arrested after a 24-year-old man suffered stab wounds in Seaford this weekend.

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Kirsty Geoghegan leaves Lewes Crown Court after facing charges of blackmail. Picture by Eddie Mitchell.

COUNTY NEWS: Jail for blackmailer who threatened to cut horses’ throats with a machete

A former horseowner has been jailed for threatening to ‘mutilate and kill’ five horses with a machete as part of a blackmail demand.

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Violent Eastbourne armed robbers jailed for life

Violent Eastbourne armed robbers jailed for life

Two armed robbers who targeted cash point security guards, including one with a sawn-off shotgun in Eastbourne, were jailed for life today (Friday, January 10).

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Loose animals on highway, increased deer poaching and diggers stolen

Dozens of animals loose on the highway, an increase in hare coursing and deer poaching and Quadbike and diggers stolen have been reported to Sussex Police in the past week.

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Woman sentenced for rail trespass

A woman has been given a community order for trespassing on railway tracks at East Worthing railway station.

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Eastbourne teenager jailed after death crash

An Eastbourne teenager whose dangerous driving killed a 71-year-old woman on the M25 has been sentenced to two years imprisonment.

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Eastbourne man arrested in connection with fireworks burglary

Eastbourne man arrested in connection with fireworks burglary

Police have arrested a man in connection with the theft of £17,000-worth of fireworks from an Eastbourne warehouse.

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COUNTY NEWS: Man admits role in cinema acid attack

A man has admitted his role in an acid attack outside a cinema which left another man with ‘life-changing’ injuries.

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