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Scamming spree in Chichester area prompts police warning

Police in Chichester have seen a recent increase in scamming offences in and around the city, and are warning people - and particularly elderly and vulnerable people - to be on their guard against being conned.

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Serious assault on motorcyclists near Chichester

Serious assault on motorcyclists near Chichester

Police are appealing for witnesses to an incident where two motorcyclists were forced off the road.

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Sussex Police highlight consequences of carrying a knife

Sussex Police highlight consequences of carrying a knife

Sussex Police have joined a major campaign aimed at reducing the number of people who carry knives.

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HM Courts Service: Results list for June 26 to 30, 2017

HM Courts Service: Results list for June 26 to 30, 2017

The following are the latest results contributed by HM Courts Service, for cases sentenced by West Sussex Magistrates’ Court sitting at Worthing from June 26 to 30, 2017.

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COUNTY NEWS: Driver charged over mother’s death

A woman has been charged over a car crash which claimed the life of a mother in Sussex.

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Bognor man jailed after Peacehaven robbery

A man has been given eight years for an armed robbery in Peacehaven last December.

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HM Courts Service: Results list for July 3 to 7, 2017

HM Courts Service: Results list for July 3 to 7, 2017

The following are the latest results contributed by HM Courts Service, for cases sentenced by West Sussex Magistrates’ Court sitting at Worthing from July 3 to 7, 2017.

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WhatsApp warning

Warning over fake WhatsApp emails

Messages claiming to be from WhatsApp are being sent by fraudsters intending to steal banking and personal information.

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Don’t become one of 800 victims of scams in West Sussex this year

Advice and help to spot a potential con is available during Scams Awareness Month in July

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Missing Bognor man found

A man from Bognor Regis who was reported missing has been found, police have said.

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Bogus scammers are posing as police

Bogus scammers are posing as police

“A few residents from across the Chichester district have received a phone call from someone claiming to be a police officer,” police warned.

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The medium female Specialized Myka Elite Black and Lime bike stolen

Appeal over Barnham bikes theft

Police are appealing for information to track down two bikes stolen in Barnham.

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Peter and Elizabeth Skelton with a picture of their daughter Susan Nicholson

COUNTY NEWS: Victim’s mother welcomes police review into Robert Trigg killings

The mother of one of killer Robert Trigg’s victims has welcomed a police review into their handling of the case.

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Concern for missing Bognor man who could be in Crawley or Brighton

Police say they are concerned for Anthony O’Neil who has gone missing from his Bognor Regis home.

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COUNTY NEWS: Former private school teachers charged with non-recent sex offences

Four former teachers at a Sussex public school have been charged with non-recent sex offences, police have said.

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The siege was lifted this evening after more than seven hours

COUNTY NEWS: Armed siege over as man with sword is arrested

A seven-hour armed siege in West Sussex has been brought to an end after police arrested a man with a sword.

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Man in court for Arundel co-op burglary

A man has appeared in court charged with burgling a Co-op store in Arundel earlier this month, police have confirmed.

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Sussex Police have released CCTV footage of the raid

VIDEO: Watch Selsey store burglars make off with cigarettes worth £5,000

Police have released CCTV footage and are appealing for witnesses following a burglary at a store in Selsey.

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Attempted robbery in Bognor street leaves woman’s hand fractured

A 61-year-old woman was left with multiple fractures to her hand after an attempted robbery in a Bognor street on Thursday, June 29, according to police.

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