Wanted Brighton man arrested as police investigate burglary

A wanted man from Brighton was arrested by police officers responding to reports of a burglary. Daniel Sallis, 27, of Bexhill Road, Woodingdean, was wanted for recall to prison when he was held in Withdean on Saturday night (16 March). He was freed from prison on licence last...
Posted On 18 Mar 2013 at 6:08 pm

Woman charged with stealing charity box from Hove shop

A woman has been charged with stealing a charity box from a shop in Hove. The 46-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of taking the box from the Brunswick Food and Wine shop in Western Road, Hove, shortly before 5pm on Monday 4 March. Sarah Sleigh, who lives near by in...
Posted On 18 Mar 2013 at 5:19 pm

Protester challenges conviction for glueing herself to Brighton factory gate

A woman who glued herself to the gates of a Brighton factory is due to challenge her conviction for aggravated trespass at Lewes Crown Court tomorrow (Tuesday 19 March). Jessica Nero, 36, is appealing against the verdict last August of Brighton Magistrates’ Court when she was...
Posted On 18 Mar 2013 at 4:40 pm

Standards panel clears Hove councillor of misconduct

A councillor has been cleared of breaching Brighton and Hove City Council’s code of conduct. The verdict was delivered at a Standards Panel hearing held at Hove Town Hall this morning (Monday 18 March). It followed a complaint by Angela Pereira, a manager at the EF language...
Posted On 18 Mar 2013 at 1:47 pm

Have you seen missing man in Brighton and Hove?

A man who went missing two years ago has been spotted recently in Brighton, police believe. They are asking for help to trace David Thompson, 42, who left his home on the Welsh island of Anglesey on Wednesday 22 September 2010. He said that he was heading to Southampton to try to...
Posted On 18 Mar 2013 at 10:47 am