Antisocial behaviour reports at The Level plummet by 84 per cent

Reports of antisocial behaviour at The Level have fallen by a huge 84 per cent since this time last year following the introduction of special patrols and a mobile police station. Sussex Police says it has also used intelligence from residents to help tackle bad behaviour at the...
Posted On 26 Jul 2019 at 12:30 pm

Brighton builder jailed over axe robbery of security van

A Brighton builder has been jailed for more than five years for helping rob a security van in Hove where the driver was threatened with an axe. The van was robbed in Conway Street, Hove, on Monday 19 November last year by men who fled on scooters and Marli Casaletto was arrested...
Posted On 26 Jul 2019 at 11:02 am

Brighton man jailed for people trafficking

A Brighton man has been jailed for three years for his role in a huge people trafficking racket. Arie Ali, 27, of Ashton Rise, Brighton, was found guilty of conspiring to help unlawful immigration into the UK. He denied the charge and is understood to be submitting an appeal...
Posted On 26 Jul 2019 at 10:59 am

Animal rights protesters claim retaliatory strike on London Road McDonald’s

Animal rights protesters have claimed responsibility for smashing a window at London Road McDonald’s on the day a vegan protester was in court charged with causing criminal damage there. Dylan Roffey, 23, of Terminus Road, Brighton appeared in the dock at Brighton...
Posted On 26 Jul 2019 at 10:33 am

A new dawn

In my last article I laid out a number of issues that the new Prime Minister would have to address. I was encouraged to hear these mentioned not only when the Boris Johnson delivered a speech from the steps of Downing Street but also during his statement of “Priorities for the...
Posted On 26 Jul 2019 at 12:05 am

If Boris Johnson really wants to unite our country, here’s what he should do

As your recently elected council leader, I’m excited about leading our council to face the challenges of climate change, the housing and homelessness crisis and austerity, while promoting equality in our city – but government policy has been a major obstacle in front of us. We...
Posted On 26 Jul 2019 at 12:01 am
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