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Concern for missing Hurstpierpoint man

Police are growing concerned for missing Cameron Kalani from Hurstpierpoint.

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Increase in arsons across West Sussex last year

Increase in arsons across West Sussex last year

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

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Drink-drive woman jailed after killing friend in crash

A woman has been jailed for nine years for killing a friend when she crashed her car into a tree while drink-driving.

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William Fletcher, 49, has been disqualified from driving for 12 months

Hurstpierpoint man disqualified from driving for 12 months

A Hurstpierpoint man has been disqualified from driving for 12 months, police have said.

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Ajaz Karim. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

Third former Christ’s Hospital teacher convicted for sexual offences

A third former Christ’s Hospital School teacher has been convicted for a series of historic sexual offences, Sussex Police said.

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Sean Denham, 48, has been jailed for causing death by careless driving

Haywards Heath man jailed for causing death by careless driving

A Haywards Heath man has been jailed for causing death by careless driving, police have said.

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The Post Office in Hurstpierpoint. Picture: Google Streetview

Three jailed for blowing up Hurstpierpoint cash point

Three men have been jailed for blowing up a cash point in Hurstpierpoint – along with a spate of cash points across Sussex.

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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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Kim Mitchell said she does not think Sussex Police did enough when she reported her abuse to them twice

COUNTY NEWS: Woman abused by schoolteacher is denied compensation

A woman abused by her schoolteacher when she was just eight years old has been denied Government compensation.

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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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Kathleen Maple, 70, has been found

UPDATE: Missing Hassocks woman in Fiat Panda found

A missing Hassocks woman who left her home in a blue Fiat Panda has been found, police have said.

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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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The 94-year-old man fell victim to a distraction burglary on March 8

Community replaces £200 cash stolen from elderly man

The community has replaced £200 cash which was stolen from an elderly man during a distraction burglary in Burgess Hill.

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Katy Bourne

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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Video: Ram raiders steal tens of thousands as cash machine ripped from wall

Thieves ripped an ATM out of a bank wall as they stolen nearly £90,000 in a village ram raid.

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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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A 17-year-old boy who was arrested on suspicion of rape has been released on bail

UPDATE: Boy, 17, arrested on suspicion of rape in Haywards Heath released on bail

A 17-year-old boy who was arrested on suspicion of rape in Haywards Heath has been released on bail, police have said.

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Maryna with her husband Giedrius

COUNTY NEWS: Husband pays tribute to woman found dead in Sussex home

The husband of the woman found dead in a Sussex home on Friday has paid tribute to her, police has confirmed.

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