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COUNTY NEWS: 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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Outdoor classroom badly damaged in Eastbourne school blaze

An outdoor learning area built for pupils’ enjoyment has been all but destroyed in a fire.

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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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Liam Allen will be on the sex offender's register for life. Photo provided by Sussex Police

COUNTY NEWS: Student jailed after Freshers’ night rape

A university student who raped a woman after a pub crawl has been jailed for eight years.

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Sussex Police issued a warning on World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

£10m stolen from vulnerable Sussex fraud victims in one year

More than £10million was stolen from vulnerable Sussex fraud victims in just one year, police have confirmed.

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The boy is due to appear at Hastings Magistrates' Court next week

Boy being prosecuted for allegedly stealing a lolly from a school

An Eastbourne teenager is being taken to court after allegedly trespassing at a primary school.

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William Flynn, photo provided by Sussex Police

Wanted man could be in Eastbourne

A man wanted by police could be in Eastbourne.

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Magistrates Court results

These are the results from Eastbourne Magistrates’ Court, sitting at Hastings, for May 30 - June 4

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Tracy Patsalides. Photo courtesy of Sussex Police. SUS-180614-220137001

BREAKING NEWS: Man charged with Eastbourne seafront murder

A man has been charged with murder following the discovery of a woman’s body on Eastbourne seafront on Tuesday morning (June 12).

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Police are seeking these two men in connection with a robbery

COUNTY NEWS: Police seek two men after service station robbery

Police would like to identify two men following a robbery at a service station.

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What questions about crime and policing do you want answered?

Have you got a question for the Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner?

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These are the laws for flying England flags during the World Cup

The World Cup is just days away and that means only one thing - flags will be flying everywhere.

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The scene today

UPDATE: Police investigating woman’s death on Eastbourne seafront

Police are investigating after a woman was found dead in a seafront shelter early this morning (Tuesday).

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COUNTY NEWS: Sussex train shunter seriously injured after being over legal limit

A train depot worker suffered serious injuries after falling into the path of an oncoming train in Sussex following a weekend of drinking.

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POLL: Should pet theft sentencing guidelines be changed?

A petition to make stealing a pet a specific crime by itself has gathered more than 100,000 signatures.

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Do you think the law on pet theft should be changed?

Pet theft sentencing guidelines to be considered for Parliament debate

Calls to create a specific crime for stealing a pet are to be considered for a debate in Parliament.

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Court news

Magistrates Court results

These are the results from Eastbourne Magistrates’ Court, sitting at Hastings, for May 21 - May 30.

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Bishop Peter Ball will be subject of several days of the inquiry. Picture: SWNS

Sussex abuse inquiry invites witness statement from Prince Charles

The Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse (IICSA) has invited a witness statement from Prince Charles.

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The top 40 weird 'crimes' you did not know you were committing

The top 40 weird ‘crimes’ you did not know you were committing

The average Brit commits 32 different ‘crimes’ every year - including using a vacuum on a Sunday afternoon and pocketing incorrect change.

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