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Man punched in town centre road rage incident

A man was punched several times in a road rage incident outside a town centre shop.

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Valerie Deakin

COUNTY NEWS: Elderly driver who caused death of Sussex woman is spared jail

An elderly motorist who caused the death of an Udimore woman after his car crashed into a Costa Coffee shop on Christmas Eve 2015 has been spared jail.

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Driver caught travelling wrong way on M23 with child in back seat

Driver caught travelling wrong way on M23 with child in back seat

A driver caught travelling the wrong way along the M23 with a child in the back seat has been arrested on suspicion of drink-driving, police have said.

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Khalid Masood is said to have stayed at a budget brighton hotl beefore the westminster attack (Photo Eddie Mitchell)

COUNTY NEWS: Westminster terrorist’s name has links across Sussex

A name reported to have been used by the man who police say carried out the Westminster terror attack has been linked to areas across Sussex.

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Update: Met Police confirm terror raid in Sussex - but no arrests made

Counter terror officers confirmed a property in Sussex was searched in relation to the Westminster terror attacks.

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COUNTY NEWS: Reports of anti-terror raid in Sussex

Police are reportedly carrying out an anti-terrorism raid at a property in Sussex, possibly linked with the terror attack in Westminster yesterday (March 22).

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Katy Bourne: ‘Sussex Police has an awful lot to learn’ from Shana Grice’s murder

Sussex Police and other forces have an ‘awful lot to learn’, Katy Bourne has said after Michael Lane was today sentenced to 25 years in jail for murdering Shana Grice.

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VIDEO: Katy Bourne says terror attack will ‘strengthen, not weaken our resolve’

Katy Bourne has assured residents that Sussex Police is working hard to keep them safe in the wake of yesterday’s terror attack in Westminster.

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Paramedics on the scene outside the Houses of Parliament. SUS-170322-153855003

Public ‘crucial’ in fighting terrorism after London attack

Police forces across the south are calling on members of the public to help them fight terrorism following the horrific attack in London yesterday.

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Terrorist in London attacks ‘may have had links with Crawley’

Terrorist in London attacks ‘may have had links with Crawley’

A terrorist who murdered three people in an attack in London yesterday may have had links with Crawley.

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Court results - Crawley

The following are results contributed by HM Court Service, of cases sentenced by Sussex Northern magistrates sitting at Crawley.

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Photography by Tom Hull. The child pictured is a model

Rise in child sex offences recorded by Sussex Police

The number of child sex offences recorded by Sussex Police rose to 1,496 last year – an average of four a day – according to figures obtained by the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC).

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The scheme has been relaunched in West Sussex. Picture: Sussex Police

Scheme relaunched to tackle alcohol-related offences

A scheme to tackle alcohol-related offending has been relaunched in West Sussex, police have revealed.

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The major supermarket has been fined following the accident

Tesco fined £200,000 after worker injured

Crawley Borough Council has successfully prosecuted Tesco for a health and safety accident.

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Seymour Primary School, Crawley. 21-03-17 Pic Steve Robards SR1705400 SUS-170321-113557001

UPDATE: Shocked parents praise staff as armed police swoop on playground

Staff at a primary school have been praised for their professionalism as armed police stormed a playground.

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Cannabis plants were found drying at a property in Carpenters Meadow, Pulborough. Image supplied by Sussex Police.

Four arrested for drug production in Pulborough

Four people have been arrested in connection with drug production in Pulborough, police have confirmed.

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DM17312955a.jpg. Father Martin Jakubas in St Paul's church, Haywards Heath, beside where a statue of St Therese of Lisieu was ripped from the wall and smashed to pieces. Photo by Derek Martin SUS-170317-191230008

Church statue destroyed in brutal attack

A three-foot tall statue which has adorned the wall of a church for decades has been ripped from its holdings and smashed to pieces.

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Parkinson was one of the 'wanted faces' featured on Crimewatch last night. Picture: West Mercia Police

Robber seen on BBC’s Crimewatch linked to Sussex

A convicted robber wanted on recall to prison has been linked to Sussex.

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Two teens stabbed outside bookmakers

Two teens stabbed outside bookmakers

Two teenagers were rushed to hospital after being stabbed outside a Horsham bookmakers, police have said.

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