Man reverses car into Brighton PCSO

A man is under arrest after a police community support officer (PCSO) was struck by a car in the centre of Brighton this morning. Sussex Police said that it had received a call to deal with a green Jaguar car which was blocking the pavement in Duke’s Lane, Brighton. A PCSO...
Posted On 01 Oct 2010 at 4:43 pm

Victorian eyesore transformed

An eyesore property in the heart of Brighton has been restored and is expected to be let soon to tenants. The Victorian house at 8 Pool Valley has been empty since 1995 with squatters occupying it a number of times. Brighton and Hove City Council said that its conservation team...
Posted On 01 Oct 2010 at 3:54 pm

Detectives seeking man about rape of Brighton student

Detectives have released a picture of a man they want to speak to about the rape of a student in Brighton last November. The release of the photo follows extensive investigative work by detectives and it is hoped in releasing the photo new information may come to light. Officers...
Posted On 01 Oct 2010 at 3:02 pm

PC joins Brighton LGBT policing team

A Sussex Police team dedicated to supporting Brighton’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community is now in post. PC Rich Bridger joins PC Rachel Piggott as Brighton’s dedicated LGBT community police officers and Ali Jay Lawrence as the LGBT liaison officer. PC...
Posted On 01 Oct 2010 at 1:44 pm

Police peddle bike advice in Brighton and Hove

Police in Brighton and Hove held two action days to try to combat cycle theft yesterday and on Wednesday. Officers from Sussex Police spent time at various locations, including Brighton Station, Churchill Square, the promenade and St James’s Street. They gave advice on crime...
Posted On 01 Oct 2010 at 1:24 pm

Brighton MP addresses conference on HIV and Aids

Brighton Kemptown MP Simon Kirby has urged ministers to protect a specific grant intended to stem the spread of HIV and Aids. Mr Kirby spoke to the National African HIV Prevention Conference in Central London and told them about the work of the All Party Parliamentary Group...
Posted On 01 Oct 2010 at 10:40 am