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Police search for wanted woman who dodged court

Police are searching for a wanted woman who did not attend court.

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Pickpocketing incidents in the town centre trebled in March. Picture: Oli Poole

Pickpocketing spree may be London crime group

A wave of pickpocketing in Worthing has police wondering if a crime group has moved to the area from London.

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Sussex PCC's video log: National Stalking Awareness Week 2017

To mark National Stalking Awareness Week 2017, PCC Katy Bourne explains why it's so important to support the week, and what's being done in Sussex to help victims of this crime.

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Reisdents saw a riot van and other police units as officers conducted the raid

Drugs raid on Durrington home

A quiet housing street in Durrington was blocked this afternoon as police conducted a drugs raid at a residential address.

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The Weald School in Billingshurst is on fire. Picture: Stephen Khoo SUS-170328-191632001

COUNTY NEWS: Girl, 16, arrested in connection with Sussex school fire

A girl has been arrested on suspicion of arson following a fire at a Sussex school.

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Pair ‘attacked’ by group of ‘four or five youths’

Pair ‘attacked’ by group of ‘four or five youths’

Two men, aged 19 and 20, were attacked in Worthing by a group of four or five youths all riding BMX-style pedal bikes, according to Sussex Police.

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Stalking Awareness Week

Stalking - ‘criminal and malicious behaviour’ highlighted

The debilitating impact stalking and harassment can have on people is being highlighted by Sussex Police as they support National Stalking Awareness Week which started today (Monday April 24).

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Teenage boy suffers head injuries in ‘unprovoked assault’

Teenage boy suffers head injuries in ‘unprovoked assault’

A 17-year-old boy suffered head injuries when he was attacked from behind in what appears to have been an unprovoked assault in Worthing, according to police.

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Worthing woman breaks wrist after lorry ‘knocks her over car bonnet’

Sussex Police said a Worthing woman suffered a broken wrist after she was knocked over the bonnet of her car by a lorry that did not stop.

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COUNTY NEWS: Girl has ‘glass bottle smashed in her face’

COUNTY NEWS: Girl has ‘glass bottle smashed in her face’

Police are investigating reports that a teenage girl had a glass bottle smashed in her face in a Sussex city over the weekend.

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VIDEO: Major fire in Littlehampton

A house in Littlehampton was on fire for more than five hours last night.

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A 25-year-old Midhurst woman has been arrested and remains in custody, BTP said

COUNTY NEWS: Ambulance crew call police after man stabbed in Sussex street

Paramedics called police after attending a man with stab wounds to his back and neck on Friday evening, Sussex Police has confirmed.

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HM Courts Service: Results list for April 10 to 13, 2017

HM Courts Service: Results list for April 10 to 13, 2017

The following are the latest results contributed by HM Courts Service, for cases sentenced by West Sussex Magistrates’ Court sitting at Worthing from April 10 to 13, 2017.

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Adrian Taylor. Picture courtesy of Sussex Police

COUNTY NEWS: Man jailed after punching female police officer unconscious

A man who attacked a police officer, leaving her with a severe head injury, has been jailed.

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COUNTY NEWS: Police seek man seen punching and kicking muzzled dog

Police are investigating after a man was caught on CCTV appearing to punch, kick and pour a pint over a muzzled dog.

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Shock after van is stolen without a key in ‘professional job’

A Worthing family have been left shocked after their £10,000 company van was stolen without a key late last night.

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Thief robs Goring store at knife-point before cycling away

Thief robs Goring store at knife-point before cycling away

Police are seeking witnesses to a knife-point robbery at a Goring shop on Monday.

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HM Courts Service: Results list for April 3 to 7, 2017

HM Courts Service: Results list for April 3 to 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 April 3 to 5, 2017.

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VIDEO: Witnesses sought as ‘miracle dog’ survives hit-and-run

The owner of a ‘miracle dog’ that was almost killed in a hit-and-run incident wants the culprit to apologise.

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