Sussex Police

Silent Tribute To Shoreham Crash Victims

PA | Posted 29.08.2015 | UK

Communities touched by the Shoreham air crash will fall silent today exactly one week on from the disaster which claimed at least 11 lives. A minut...

Seven People Confirmed Dead After Shoreham Air Show Crash

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 23.08.2015 | UK

Seven people have been confirmed dead after a Hawker Hunter fighter jet crashed into several cars on the A27. The plane was taking part in the Shor...

Man Charged With 'Road Rage' Murder Of 79-Year-Old Donald Lock

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Louise Ridley | Posted 21.07.2015 | UK

A 34-year-old man has been charged with the 'road rage' murder of great grandfather Donald Lock in Findon. Matthew Daley, 34, from Worthing, has be...

Dog Walkers Beware -- More Toxic Sausages Found

PA | Posted 14.04.2015 | UK

Police have stepped up patrols in a popular dog walking area after more cocktail sausages laced with suspected toxic slug pellets were found. The late...

Body Found On Beach Identified As Man Swept Out To Sea

PA | Posted 10.01.2015 | UK

The body of a man found washed up on a beach has been identified as missing Freddie Reynolds who was swept out to sea as he tried to rescue his friend...

Police To 'Twitter Shame' Drunk Drivers This Xmas

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.12.2014 | UK Tech

Police in Sussex plan to Twitter-shame anyone convicted of drunk driving in December by posting all the conviction details online. Fair punishment...

Two Police Officers Bitten By HIV Positive Man Face Agonizing Wait

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 08.10.2014 | UK

Two police officers are receiving medical treatment after being punched, scratched and bitten by a man with HIV. They were on patrol in Norfolk Str...

Cyclist Goes For Quiet Ride, Ends Up At Illegal Rave (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 27.05.2014 | UK

This video shows the moment cyclists on a quiet Sunday morning came across an illegal rave. Tim Fry and a friend went for a cycle at Devil's Dyke o...

Woman Critically Injured After Jumping Onto Duvet To Escape Fire

PA | Posted 25.05.2014 | UK

A 66-year-old woman has suffered critical injuries after she jumped to escape a fire from the second-floor window of her home into "a duvet or bedshee...

Jack Sommers

Ukip Tell Police To Arrest Demonstrators Who Call Them Fascists For Hate Crimes

HuffingtonPost.com | Jack Sommers | Posted 13.05.2014 | UK Politics

Ukip has asked police officers to arrest demonstrators for a hate crime if they call their supporters "fascists" at a public meeting held by the party...

Australian Huntsman Spider Crawls Out Of Warehouse Container In East Sussex

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.11.2013 | UK

A fearsome-looking giant spider common in Australia gave workers at a British warehouse a fright after travelling over from Asia. The seven-inch-long ...

Woman Arrested Over Dignitas Suspicions

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.08.2013 | UK

A woman and her son have been arrested after police suspected they were planning to take her husband to a Swiss clinic to kill himself. The 65-year...

Does an End to Fracking Demand We All Dig a Little Deeper?

Richard Reoch | Posted 09.10.2013 | UK
Richard Reoch

As police and protesters continue to confront each other over fracking in the Sussex countryside, Frances Leader, a 61-year-old grandmother, told reporters: "This isn't about one place, it's about the whole country, and the future of the planet."

Councillor Under Investigation By Police Over 'Sexual Volcano' Comments

PA | Posted 22.06.2013 | UK Politics

Police are looking into "thoughtless and extremely foolish" remarks about immigrant children by a former Conservative Party councillor. Sussex Poli...

Ned Simons

MP Tells Of Abusive Voter Who Called Him A 'Racist Arsehead'

HuffingtonPost.com | Ned Simons | Posted 14.03.2013 | UK Politics

A former education minister will lodge a formal complaint against the "incompetence" of Sussex police today after the force investigated him for racis...

Man Arrested After Woman Found Dead By Colleague

PA | Posted 30.01.2013 | UK

A man has been freed on police bail after being arrested on suspicion of murdering a woman whose body was found by a colleague who was due to take her...

Woman Dies In Christmas Sea Paddle

PA | Posted 26.12.2012 | UK

A woman has died after paddling in the sea on Christmas Day, police confirmed today. The woman was paddling in the sea in Hastings and was swept ou...

Oops! Stolen iPhone Takes Picture Of Woman Trying To Unlock It

PA | Posted 10.12.2012 | UK

This woman unwittingly took her own picture as she unlocked a stolen iPhone - only for the image to be sent to the owner who then called in police. ...

Biker Banned For A Year For Speeding At 152mph

PA | Posted 29.10.2012 | UK

A motorcyclist caught speeding at 152mph has been banned from the roads for 12 months after being convicted of dangerous driving, a safer roads partne...

Teacher Who Ran Off With Megan Stammers 'Not A Criminal Suspect'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.09.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Maths teacher Jeremy Forrest who has run away to France with schoolgirl Megan Stammers will not be arrested, French prosecutors have told Sky News. ...

Jeremy Forrest 'May Flip' Says Father, Jim

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.09.2012 | UK Universities & Education

The father of Jeremy Forrest, the 30-year-old maths teacher who has runaway to the continent with schoolgirl Megan Stammers, says that he is worried h...

Megan Stammers Pictured On Ferry With Teacher

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.09.2012 | UK

Police have released new CCTV images of runaway schoolgirl Megan Stammers and her 30-year-old maths teacher taken as the two boarded a ferry to Calais...

Police Seek Man After Woman Attacked

PA | Posted 26.08.2012 | UK

Police have issued a photograph of a man they want to speak to about an attack where a woman suffered serious injuries to her face. The 25-year-old...

'It Was Like An Orgy Or The Last Days Of Rome'

Caters News | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.10.2012 | UK

A couple have been arrested and fined after having sex in broad daylight on Brighton Beach. The pair were spotted at 9am making love in full view ...

Police Officer And Journalist Arrested By Phone Hacking Police

PA | Posted 07.08.2012 | UK

A Sussex Police officer and a journalist were arrested today by officers investigating corrupt payments to public officials, Scotland Yard said. Th...