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COUNTY NEWS: Raids as police crackdown on drugs in Sussex

Police have made several arrests after drug raids in Sussex this week.

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Two men deny Eastbourne florist burglary

Two men deny Eastbourne florist burglary

Two men have been charged with breaking into an Eastbourne florist and stealing cash and chocolates.

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Police in Eastbourne (photo by Jon Rigby)

Sussex Police responds to questions over frontline staffing concerns

Sussex Police has responded to questions put to it by this newspaper about staffing levels.

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The street was cordoned off. Picture by Eddie Mitchell

COUNTY NEWS: Man released without charge after ‘road rage’ incident

A 37-year-old man who was arrested after a man suffered serious head injuries in an assault over the weekend has been released without charge, according to police.

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Police are still appealing for witnesses

Man hospitalised after Eastbourne robbery

Police are appealing for information after masked men went into a property in Eastbourne and stole money.

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Britain’s Most Wanted list: sexual crimes

These are the people most wanted by police forces in the UK in relation to alleged sexual offences.

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The scene of the incident. Picture by Eddie Mitchell

COUNTY NEWS: Witnesses sought to ‘road rage’ assault

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man suffered serious head injuries following an assault in a Sussex town.

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Attempted robbery on Eastbourne seafront

Attempted robbery on Eastbourne seafront

Police are appealing for witnesses after an attempted robbery on the seafront.

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Magistrates Court results

These are the results from Eastbourne Magistrates Court, sitting at Hastings, for April 11:

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Increase in arsons across East Sussex last year

Increase in arsons across East Sussex last year

Fire services in East Sussex saw an increase in the number of arson attacks on homes last year, figures from the Home Office show.

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Picture: Sussex Police

Police donation boosts Eastbourne hospital radio

Police in Eastbourne have helped their local hospital radio station, Radio DGH, to keep the records spinning with a £500 donation from the Police Property Act Fund.

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Eastbourne painter among those sentenced in drink driving crackdown

Eastbourne painter among those sentenced in drink driving crackdown

An Eastbourne painter was among a number of people sentenced as part of a Sussex Police drink driving crackdown.

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The Bridge of Light in memory of the Shoreham Airshow crash victims. An RIP candle is left

COUNTY NEWS: Shoreham airshow pilot enters not guilty plea at court

The pilot involved in the Shoreham airshow tragedy has entered a not guilty plea to 11 counts of manslaughter by gross negligence.

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Lady Colin Campbell arrives Worthing Magistrates' Court. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

COUNTY NEWS: Lady Colin Campbell walks free from court as speeding charge dropped

I’m a Celebrity star Lady Colin Campbell walked free from court after prosecutors dropped a speeding charge against her.

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COUNTY NEWS: How police tackle youth crime in wake of teen double-stabbing

After months of vandalism and petty crime, a stabbing in a Sussex town centre which left three teens injured and another in court has brought the issue of youth crime into sharp relief. Dealing with it is more than just a police issue, as reporter James Butler found out.

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Daryll Rowe (Photograph: Sussex Police)

COUNTY NEWS: Life sentence for man who deliberately infected men with HIV

A ‘dangerous’ man who set out to deliberately infect men in Sussex with HIV has been handed a life sentence, police said.

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Litter bugs are being targetted with a new rule from Wealden Council

New £75 fine for owner if litter thrown from vehicle in Wealden

If litter is dropped from a vehicle, the owner can now be issued with a £75 fine – no matter who was responsible for throwing it.

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Sussex PCC's video log: #StandUpToStalking

Sussex Police & Crime Commissioner, Katy Bourne, explains why it is important that we all #StandUpToStalking

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Flowers were placed at the scene of Shana Grice's murder (Photograph: Eddie Mitchell)

Huge increase in stalking reports after Shana Grice murder

Sussex Police has seen a dramatic increase in stalking reports since the death of 19-year-old Shana Grice.

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Retired dentist fined for running illegal service

A retired East Sussex dentist has been ordered to pay more than £3,000 after pleading guilty to running an illegal dental service.

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