Terror raid carried out in Brighton

A property in Brighton was searched today in relation to yesterday’s terror attack in Westminster, the Metropolitan Police have said. Detectives investigating the terrorist attack in which Khalid Masood killed three people searched the address earlier today as part of a...
Posted On 23 Mar 2017 at 6:35 pm

Portslade man jailed for 25 years for murder of Shana Grice

A Portslade man has been jailed for life with a minimum term of 25 years for the murder of 19-year-old Shana Grice. Michael Lane, 27, of Thornhill Rise, Mile Oak, was jailed at Lewes Crown Court this morning (Thursday 23 March). The judge, Sir Nicholas Green, known as Mr Justice...
Posted On 23 Mar 2017 at 11:05 am

Our whole world came crashing down, Portslade murder victim’s mother tells court

The mother of 19-year-old Shana Grice spoke of her loss in a victim impact statement which was read out at Lewes Crown Court yesterday (Wednesday 22 March). Sharon Grice prepared the written statement on behalf of herself and her partner Richard Green and it was read to a packed...
Posted On 23 Mar 2017 at 5:39 am

Renewed plan to build three homes on Portslade site comes under fire

The latest plan for homes on a small site in Portslade has come under fire from one of the ward councillors. Accountant and property developer Kenneth Elliott hopes to squeeze in three apartments on a modest strip of land behind Rowan Close. Peter Atkinson, who represents North...
Posted On 23 Mar 2017 at 5:17 am

Hove man caught with child porn is spared prison

A Hove man caught with hundreds of pornographic pictures of children has been spared an immediate prison sentence. Andrew Cook, 33, of Woodlands, Hove, pleaded guilty to four charges of having indecent photographs of children at Lewes Crown Court on Monday (20 March). The court...
Posted On 23 Mar 2017 at 3:20 am