Most Wanted website set up to trace Sussex crooks

Sussex Police is helping to set up a ‘Most Wanted’ website from noon tomorrow (Wednesday 13 April) to help bring fugitives to justice. The new website allows members of the public to look at pictures and e-fits of people being sought by the police in Sussex. The site will be run...
Posted On 12 Apr 2011 at 7:32 pm

Last chance for Brighton and Hove voters to register

Over 18s are being urged to register to vote in the local elections in Brighton and Hove. They have just 48 hours to ensure they can help choose 54 councillors to serve on Brighton and Hove City Council for the next four years. And their choices will dictate whether the...
Posted On 12 Apr 2011 at 7:16 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion : Tense Knight at Withdean!

Albion President Dick Knight is expected to be in attendance at The Withdean tonight as Albion look to secure promotion. In tennis parlance the Seagulls have the first of 18 Championship points. Full report here later this evening from our pitch side reporter and Albion expert,...
Posted On 12 Apr 2011 at 6:48 pm

Hove drug dealer jailed for ten years

A drug dealer from Hove has been jailed for ten years after being caught with a £640,000 haul of cocaine. Lloyd Power, 29, of Queen Victoria Avenue, Hove, was also jailed for a year – to be served concurrently or at the same time – for money laundering. Power and another man –...
Posted On 12 Apr 2011 at 6:47 pm

Southern reports drop in train crime

The train company serving Brighton, Hove and Portslade said that crime across its network had fallen by 7.2 per cent over the past year. Southern cited figures compiled by the British Transport Police covering reported crime on trains, railway lines and at railway stations. The...
Posted On 12 Apr 2011 at 6:32 pm

Hove family have lucky escape from 4am barbecue blaze

A family from Hove had a lucky escape when a barbecue which had been left to cool down set fire to their home in the small hours of the morning. A neighbour spotted the fire and rang 999. Four fire engines and an aerial ladder platform were sent to tackle the blaze in Davigdor...
Posted On 12 Apr 2011 at 6:09 pm

Brighton man held on suspicion of murdering missing father

Detectives trying to find a “devoted father” who went missing in January have found traces of his blood at the garage where he worked. They have arrested a 48-year-old man from Brighton on suspicion of murder but issued a fresh plea for help. Officers had been working on a...
Posted On 12 Apr 2011 at 5:51 pm

Woodingdean flasher is spared prison

The Woodingdean flasher has been spared prison. Marian Suchodolinsky, 26, of Sandhurst Avenue, Brighton, kept going into back gardens near his Woodingdean home and exposing himself to women. He was given a suspended prison sentence at Lewes Crown Court yesterday having admitted...
Posted On 12 Apr 2011 at 5:11 pm