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Police calling on young people to talk about consent and rape

Sussex Police are encouraging young peope to talk about sexual consent and rape.

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Electronics stolen from two cars in Bexhill

Two cars were broken into with various electronics and cash stolen in Bexhill overnight on Monday (January 16).

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Sussex Police released footage from body-worn video camera of a man attacking two officers with a hammer in Crawley last year. Picture: Sussex Police SUS-170113-171344001

SPECIAL INVESTIGATION: Police officers being assaulted hundreds of times a year

Being assaulted in the line of duty remains a serious problem for police officers in Sussex who are already dealing with biting budget cuts.

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Gmail hack: Even tech-savvy users fooled by sophisticated phishing technique

Even tech-savvy Gmail users are falling victim to hackers who steal their login credentials, according to a security expert, who notes that increasingly sophisticated phishing techniques are being employed.

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Sussex Police was named in the Stonewall top 100 employers list. Picture: Sussex Police

Sussex Police in LGBT top 100

Sussex Police has been praised for its commitment to its LGBT staff and the communities it serves.

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Missing Bexhill girl found ‘safe and well’

A missing teenage girl from Bexhill was found ‘safe and well’ last night (Tuesday, January 17).

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Illegal number plates across the UK

Sussex high up illegal licence plate table

Sussex is high up the list of counties falling foul of the law by driving or keeping a car with an illegal number plate in 2015.

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Tiger Lilly Watson was last seen yesterday (Monday, January 16). Photo courtesy of Sussex Police SUS-170117-152659001

Missing teenage girl ‘could be in Hastings or Bexhill’

A teenage girl is missing for the second time in a matter of days and could be with friends in the Bexhill or Hastings areas.

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The knives are from a previous knife surrender in Sussex. SUS-170117-111605001

Blades in Sussex ‘knife surrender’ will make 20ft sculpture in memory of lives lost

Sussex Police is supporting a national initiative to tackle knife crime.

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Gun seized after incident in Bexhill

Police seized a gun following a disturbance in Bexhill town centre.

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One of the motorcycles reportedly stolen. Photo courtesy of Sussex Police. SUS-170116-110710001

Police investigating motorcycle thefts in Hastings and Rother

Police in Hastings and Rother are appealing for information after receiving reports of three locked motorbikes being stolen.

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Warning over animal charity scam

Fraud and cybercrime experts are warning the public to be on their guard, following reports of social media platforms are being used to attract members of the public to donate money to animal welfare charities overseas that do not exist.

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Sussex Police has released body worn video of a man attacking two officers with a hammer in Crawley last year. Picture: Sussex Police

COUNTY NEWS: Police officers attacked with hammer in graphic video

Police have released graphic footage of a man attacking two officers with a hammer.

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Missing London woman last seen in Bexhill found

A London woman who went missing after going for a dog walk in Bexhill was found yesterday (Thursday, January 12).

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COURT RESULTS: Round-up of cases from 1066 Country

The following are court results for the Observer area from Hastings Magistrates’ Court for December 13 -15.

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Police at Old Steine after a fatal hit and run in Brighton (Photograph: Eddie Mitchell)

County news: Two men released on bail after fatal hit and run

Two men who were arrested in connection with a fatal hit and run in Sussex have been released on bail.

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Police at Old Steine after a fatal hit and run in Brighton (Photograph: Eddie Mitchell)

County news: Two men arrested in connection with fatal hit and run

Two men handed themselves in to Sussex Police yesterday (January 11) in connection with a fatal hit and run.

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County News: Sussex smokers fined £440 each for dropping a cigarette butt

Three people who dropped cigarette butts and then failed to pay an initial fixed penalty of £75 have been slapped with £440 fines – plus £450 costs and a £44 victim surcharge.

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Lucy Cusack went missing on Thursday, January 5. Photo courtesy of Sussex Police

Woman goes missing after Bexhill dog walk

Concern is growing for the welfare of a woman from London who went missing after going on a dog walk in Bexhill.

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Hundreds arrested during crackdown on drink and drug-drivers

Hundreds arrested during crackdown on drink and drug-drivers

Surrey and Sussex Police’s campaign to target drink and drug drivers throughout the month of December resulted in the arrest of 208 individuals in Sussex.

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