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Hunt for man wanted for trial on fraud charges

Police are hunting for a man after he failed to appear in court charged with theft and fraud.

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COUNTY NEWS: Businessman jailed for ‘abhorrent’ racial abuse of young woman

A company director, who was co-owner of Whitehawk Football Club, has been sentenced to four months in prison for racially abusing a heavily-pregnant young woman in a pub

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John Churchill faces a thousand pound fine and a criminal record for mess from his dog Shaka (right) that he cleared up. Picture: Stephen Goodger

COUNTY NEWS: Dog mess could cost veteran £1,000

A dog owner could be fined £1,000 for dog mess that he immediately cleared up.

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People not protecting themselves despite record ID fraud levels

Britons are failing to take basic steps to protect themselves from online crime - despite identity fraud now being at record levels.

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News in Mablethorpe.

Families of prisoners asked for research help

Do you have a relative in prison? Has this affected you or your family?

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Three charged after ‘illegal’ nature reserve rave

Three charged after ‘illegal’ nature reserve rave

A Partridge Green man was one of three people charged following an ‘illegal’ rave at a nature reserve over the weekend.

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Robert Trigg arrives at Lewes Crown Court before his murder trial. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

COUNTY NEWS: ‘Accidentally suffocated’ woman had injuries similar to Hillsborough victims

A woman who ‘accidentally suffocated’ when her partner rolled on her in his sleep had injuries similar to victims of the Hillsborough disaster, a court heard.

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Man rushed to hospital after Crawley stabbing

Man rushed to hospital after Crawley stabbing

A man was rushed to hospital after being found with stab wounds in the early hours of this morning (June 26).

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Man charged with attacks on woman and police officer

Man charged with attacks on woman and police officer

A man has been charged with attacking a woman and a police officer in Crawley.

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String of ambulance stations hit by thefts

South East Coast Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SECAmb) is appealing to anyone with information to come forward following a spate of incidents across its region in which £30,000 worth of life-saving equipment has been stolen.

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COUNTY NEWS: Sussex man cheated victims out of almost £100K

An heir hunter from Sussex who cheated 19 victims out of £99,000 faces jail.

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Serial tobacco smuggler sentenced

An unemployed woman who smuggled cigarettes and tobacco into the UK through Gatwick Airport has been sentenced.

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Thousands of customers advised to change password following Virgin Media router concern

Virgin Media is advising more than 800,000 customers with a specific router to change their password immediately after an investigation found hackers could gain access to it.

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Attempted murder arrest following Crawley fire

Attempted murder arrest following Crawley fire

A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following a fire at a Crawley home.

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Teen arrested on suspicion of rape

Teen arrested on suspicion of rape

An 18-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of rape and sexual assault following an incident at a Crawley home.

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Man jailed for blaming speeding offences on ex

A man who was caught speeding twice in 90 minutes in Crawley has been jailed after he tried to blame the offences on his ex-girlfriend.

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Robert Trigg arrives at Lewes Crown Court before his murder trial. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

COUNTY NEWS: Court hears how son found body of his ‘happy, joyful’ mother

A man who discovered his mother’s dead body on Mother’s Day described her as ‘cheerful and joyful’ at her former partner’s trial.

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Robert Trigg arrives Lewes Crown Court before his murder trial. Picture: Eddie Mitchell

COUNTY NEWS: Man on trial for killing girlfriends is ‘capable of instinctive violence’

A man from West Sussex is on trial for allegedly killing two of his partners five years apart.

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Police would like to speak to this man in connection with the attack.

Man left with broken skull after pub attack

A man was left with a broken skull after being punched in the head outside a pub.

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Nigel Pelham pleaded guilty to eight counts of publishing threatening written material intending to stir up religious hatred against Muslims. Picture: Sussex Police

COUNTY NEWS: Man jailed for trying to provoke religious hatred on Facebook

A Sussex man has been jailed for trying to stir up religious hatred against Muslims on Facebook.

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