Sussex Police

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...

Dog Owner Faces Charges After 10 Hospitalised

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.07.2012 | UK

A 21-year-old faces multiple charges after a dog attack with left 10 needing hospital treatment on Sunday. Spencer Brown, 21, of St Leonards, East ...

20-Year-Old Man's Body Found Washed Up On Sussex Beach

PA | Posted 03.06.2012 | UK

A young man's body has been found washed up on a beach, police said. A member of the public discovered the body, believed to be of a man in his 20s...

PICTURED: Five Wanted Over Far-Right March Violence

Posted 21.05.2012 | UK

Pictures have been released of five people wanted by police investigating violence which flared during a nationalist march and rally last month. A ...

Police Name Murder Suspect After Man Found Stabbed To Death

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.07.2012 | UK

Police have named a suspect wanted over the murder of a 37-year-old man who was found stabbed to death in the early hours of Saturday morning. Carl...

Former Priest Faces New Sex Abuse Allegations

PA | Posted 17.04.2012 | UK

A retired Church of England priest at the centre of an abuse inquiry has been arrested over new sexual assault allegations. Canon Gordon Rideout, 7...

Pimlico Family Hurt In Fatal Easter Sunday Road Crash

PA | Posted 08.06.2012 | UK

Road accident investigators were today probing a devastating road crash which left a woman dead and an 18-month-old girl critically injured. Two ot...

Second Man Arrested Over Murder Of Teen

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.04.2012 | UK

A second man has been arrested in relation to the murder of a 17-year-old who was found stabbed to death near a pub. The 41-year-old, from Bexhill,...

Rapist Exposed Himself Despite Being Under Police Surveillance

PA | Posted 22.03.2012 | UK

A convicted rapist who sexually assaulted a woman and exposed himself to two others, despite being under police surveillance, will be sentenced today....

Policeman Chases Himself For 20 Minutes After CCTV Cock-Up

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 08.02.2012 | UK Comedy

The phrase 'chasing your own tail' has taken on a whole new meaning after Police Magazine revealed a junior Sussex Police officer recently spent 20 mi...

Priest And Organist Held Over Sex Abuse Allegations

PA | Posted 25.01.2012 | UK

A Church of England priest has been arrested by police investigating historic allegations of sexual abuse on young boys in the late 1980s. Semi-ret...