Cyclist sought after Mercedes damaged in road rage attack in Brighton

A cyclist is being asked to contact police about a road rage attack in Brighton which left a Mercedes car with more than £1,000 of damage. She “may have important information”, according to Sussex Police when it made a public appeal for help tracing her today (Friday 10 March)....
Posted On 10 Mar 2017 at 11:40 pm

Albion ram three goals past Derby – and open up nine-point gap on chasing pack

Brighton & Hove Albion 3 Derby County 0 Albion convincingly overcame Derby to consolidate their place in the Championship top two. Anthony Knockaert opened the scoring after just five minutes. Receiving a pass from Bruno, Knockaert turned inside Jacob Butterfield and hit a...
Posted On 10 Mar 2017 at 11:26 pm

Labour expels newly elected Hove executive committee member jailed over oil deals with Saddam

Labour has expelled a newly elected member of the Hove constituency party’s executive committee after less than a fortnight. Riad El-Taher, 77, was thrown out after it emerged that he was jailed for 10 months for buying oil from Saddam Hussein in breach of United Nations...
Posted On 10 Mar 2017 at 9:55 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion: Half time with Hodges 

Brighton & Hove Albion 2 Derby County 0 Albion lead Derby by two goals to nil at the break. A superb strike after just five minutes by Anthony Knockaert put Albion in command after a through ball from skipper Bruno Saltor. Dale Stephens and Knockaert have linked up well...
Posted On 10 Mar 2017 at 8:48 pm

Flasher confronts and follows 11-year-old Hove schoolgirl

A flasher confronted an 11-year-old Hove schoolgirl, exposed himself and then followed her, Sussex Police said this afternoon (Friday 10 March). At one point he tried to grab her, the force said, adding that two other incidents in the same area were reported yesterday (Thursday 9...
Posted On 10 Mar 2017 at 6:36 pm

Missing 17-year-old girl from Hove found

A missing 17-year-old girl from Hove has been found, Sussex Police said today (Friday 10 March). Charlotte Dunford had been missing for almost a fortnight after last having been seen in Kingsway, Hove, on Saturday 25 February. Last Friday (Friday 3 March) Sussex Police issued a...
Posted On 10 Mar 2017 at 5:56 pm

Brighton man charged over hit and run death during police chase

A driver from Brighton has been charged over the hit and run death of a man in January during a police chase. Gavin David Dawes, 33, unemployed, of Phoenix Rise, Brighton, has been charged with causing the death of Jonos Sasvari by dangerous driving on Tuesday 10 January in Old...
Posted On 10 Mar 2017 at 4:57 pm

Police offer £1k reward in search for wanted Brighton man

Sussex Police offered a £1,000 reward today (Friday 10 March) for information leading to the arrest of wanted former prisoner Aaron Barrett. The force said that Barrett was wanted for recall to prison having failed to abide by the terms of his release licence. Sussex Police said:...
Posted On 10 Mar 2017 at 4:25 pm

Brighton woman walks free despite being jailed for arson attack

A Brighton woman walked free from court yesterday despite being sentenced to prison for arson with intent to endanger life. Sarah Cornford, 31, of Upper Chalvington Place, Whitehawk, was sentenced to two and a half years in prison for the arson attack on Brighton seafront....
Posted On 10 Mar 2017 at 1:00 pm