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Police continue to support people after Hurricane Irma

Police officers from Surrey and Sussex are carrying out valuable work to support local colleagues and residents in the hurricane-hit British Virgin Islands (BVI).

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Police at the scene of Horsham stabbing

UPDATE: Police name victim of Horsham stabbing

Police have named a man who was stabbed to death at a flat in Horsham yesterday evening.

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Video: Horsham murder investigation

Police have detained two men on suspicion of murder and a woman was detained on suspicion of assisting an offender and remains in custody.

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Police outside the flats in Horsham

COUNTY NEWS: Murder investigation launched over fatal stabbing

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of murder following a fatal stabbing in a town in Sussex, police said.

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Police outside the flats in Horsham

COUNTY NEWS: Reports of stabbing in flats

Police are currently dealing with reports of a stabbing in a block of flats.

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The A259 in Brighton is closed after a serious collision. Images show a police car with a smashed windscreen. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

COUNTY NEWS: Man injured in ‘serious’ police car collision

A ‘serious collision’ involving a Sussex Police car has injured a man, weeks after a pedestrian died in a police car collision.

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CCTV image released by Surrey Police following an indecent exposure in Horley SUS-170919-153025001

CCTV image released after indecent exposure in graveyard

Police have released a CCTV image following an incident where a man exposed himself to a young woman in a graveyard in Horley.

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‘We would have come into a pile of ash’... manager praises firefighters after bowling alley blaze

The manager of a Horsham bowling alley targeted by arsonists over the weekend has heaped praise on the fire service and said it’s business as usual at the centre.

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Luis Villarroel, Julio Galdamez-Rodriguez, Irancisco Neira

Gang smashed into homes and ‘callously scared’ victims in burglary spate

A Chilean crime gang has been jailed for more than 20 years for a burglary spate which targeted homes across the district.

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Armed police have been sent to the scene. Picture by Eddie Mitchell

COUNTY NEWS: Armed stand-off between man and police

Residents in a street in a Sussex town have been evacuated amid a stand-off between police and a man.

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Warning as residents conned out of £20,000 in fake police officer scam

Warning as residents conned out of £20,000 in fake police officer scam

Police have issued a warning after three pensioners were conned out of more than £20,000 by scammers pretending to be police officers.

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Police are seeking the driver who fled the scene of the crash

Door smashed as masked men break into village newsagents

Three masked men smashed through a glass door to break into a village newsagents.

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Window smashed and roofing stolen as churches targeted by thieves

Window smashed and roofing stolen as churches targeted by thieves

A windows was smashed and lead roofing was stolen as two churches were targeted by thieves.

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Stephen McIntyre, 45, of Upton Road, West Tarring. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

COUNTY NEWS: Man guilty of Jo Cox death threats outside polling station

A musician has been found guilty of threatening an ex-councillor with the murder of Jo Cox at a polling station.

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Katy Bourne’s September video log: First Sussex-wide service for victims of stalking

A support service for victims of stalking in Sussex is to be commissioned by Police & Crime Commissioner Katy Bourne following the success of a pilot project in Brighton & Hove to understand the demand for specialist support.

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Brian Spence, 78, appeared at Crawley Magistrates' Court yesterday (September 13)

Ex-priest charged with sex offences

A man has been charged with historic sex offences against a young girl at Warnham, Sussex Police have said.

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Equifax hack: what it means for customers in the UK

Customers with the credit reporting agency, Equifax, are being urged to check for any unusual activity after a cyber attack has left millions of customers vulnerable to fraud.

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Man found guilty of Horsham rape

A man has been found guilty of raping a woman in Horsham town centre.

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Father William Haymaker was order to pay 3,700 and carry out 200 hours of unpaid work when he appeared at Hove Crown Court yesterday. Photo by Eddie Mitchell

COUNTY NEWS: Priest sentenced for Blue Badge fraud

A priest who was caught fraudulently using a dead parishioner's Blue Badge has been fined and ordered to carry out 200 hours of unpaid work.
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Goodwood Revival. The attack happened in the early hours of Saturday morning when visitors had left. Photo by Derek Martin SUS-170809-175717008

COUNTY NEWS UPDATE: Armed robbers steal £75,000 at motor festival

Thieves wearing balaclavas brandishing a machete and a crowbar attacked two security guards and stole £75,000 at Sussex motor festival, police said.

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