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Chichester City winger on trial for nightclub assault

A Chichester City winger has appeared in court accused of knocking a young man unconscious outside a nightclub and leaving him with facial fractures.

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Sussex farmers warned over Payment Diversion Fraud

Sussex farmers warned over Payment Diversion Fraud

Farmers across Sussex are being warned about a possible scam.

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Warning over fake Government grant scam

Warning over fake Government grant scam

Action Fraud, the UK’s fraud and cyber-crime reporting centre, have issued a warning over cold calls and online contact from fraudsters who are offering victims the opportunity to apply for Government grants for an advance fee.

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‘Romance fraud’ victim loses £108,000 to bogus friend

‘Romance fraud’ victim loses £108,000 to bogus friend

A victim of ‘romance fraud’ who lost £108,000 has shared her story to warn others.

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COUNTY NEWS: Woman woke up in field after being raped on night out

COUNTY NEWS: Woman woke up in field after being raped on night out

Police are seeking witnesses after a Horsham woman reported being raped following a night out with friends in Crawley.

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HM Courts Service: Results list for November 30 to December 7, 2017

HM Courts Service: Results list for November 30 to December 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 November 30 to December 7, 2017.

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Police are appealing for information

COUNTY NEWS: Fears ‘UK cat killer’ has struck in Sussex

There are fears that the notorious ‘UK cat killer’ may have struck in the county.

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Digger and truck stolen in farm raid

Digger and truck stolen in farm raid

Police are hunting for thieves who stole a 1.5tonne digger and a pickup truck from a Climping farm.

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Police search for Arundel tyre puncturer

Police search for Arundel tyre puncturer

A tyre puncturer is on the loose in Arundel – and police need your help to track them down.

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Public urged to be on the lookout for fake banknotes

Public urged to be on the lookout for fake banknotes

An appeal has been made for information on ‘heartless, callous fraudsters’ making, buying or selling counterfeit banknotes.

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Councillor Paul Dendle has hit out at Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner Katy Bourne. Picture: Derek Martin/Sussex PCC

Arundel councillor compares police commissioner to Winnie the Pooh character

An Arundel councillor has likened Police and Crime Commissioner Katy Bourne to a Winnie the Pooh character.

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Police outside The Amex for Brighton's previous home game against Crystal Palace. Picture: Steve Bailey

Boy arrested for possessing a flare at Brighton’s clash with Liverpool

A teenage boy was arrested on suspicion of possessing a flare at The Amex football stadium yesterday.

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HM Courts Service: Results list for November 23 to 30, 2017

HM Courts Service: Results list for November 23 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 November 23 to 30, 2017.

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The community speedwatch group has formed in Cuckfield

Century-old headstone stolen from Westhampnett grave

Thieves have stolen the headstone to a grave which is more than 100 years old, police said.

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COUNTY NEWS: Sainsbury’s evacuated after ‘suspicious item’ found

COUNTY NEWS: Sainsbury’s evacuated after ‘suspicious item’ found

A bomb disposal unit was called to Sainsbury’s in West Sussex this afternoon (November 30), after a ‘suspicious item’ was found.

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Two arrests and £4,000 worth of drugs seized in Bognor Regis

Two arrests and £4,000 worth of drugs seized in Bognor Regis

Two men have been charged as Arun police took more than £4,000 worth of drugs off the streets in two separate incidents.

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Helen Slaughter, missing from Barnham. Image: Sussex Police

Missing Helen Slaughter: ‘We have to hope she’s OK a month after she vanished’

Helen Slaughter’s desperately worried husband says he has to cling to the hope she will return safely, a month after she disappeared.

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VIDEO: County News: Dad attacked by men trying to steal his puppy

A dad said he acted on ‘natural instinct’ when he was set upon by two men who tried to steal his puppy.

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Crawley fatal stabbing, Cherry Lane. SUS-171128-155225008

COUNTY NEWS: Murder investigation launched after stabbing near play area

Police have rearrested a man on suspicion of murder after a fatal stabbing outside a West Sussex play area yesterday.

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Police advice on keeping clear of festive online scams

Police advice on keeping clear of festive online scams

As the festive season approaches and attention turns to buying presents, Sussex Police have issued some guidelines to keep everyone safe from scams.

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