Brighton man charged with having skunk

A Brighton man has been charged with having skunk and cocaine after detectives from Sussex Police raided a flat on the seafront. Petros Kondopoulos, 32, of King’s Road, Brighton, was charged with drug dealing and money laundering. He was due to be brought before Brighton...
Posted On 18 Apr 2019 at 5:24 pm

Wanted barber faces Brighton court charged with raping a child

A wanted barber faces court in Brighton charged with raping a 14-year-old girl. Tre John Bunby is due to appear before Brighton magistrates today (Thursday 18 April). Bunby, formerly of Huddersfield Avenue, Peacehaven, was arrested after Sussex Police offered a £500 reward for...
Posted On 18 Apr 2019 at 9:47 am

Two boys arrested over Brighton bike theft

Two boys have been arrested over the theft of a bike which was taken in the centre of Brighton. Sussex Police said that officers were trying to find the owner. the force said: “Police have recovered this bike which was stolen from a rack in New Road, Brighton, in the early...
Posted On 18 Apr 2019 at 7:56 am

Vote for hope and ambition

Since May 2015 Labour have been the administration of Brighton and Hove City Council. This means in effect that we have been able to give direction to officers over the way in which our city responds to many of the pressures and challenges that we face. However, Labour has also...
Posted On 18 Apr 2019 at 12:05 am

Two held in Brighton after police seize skunk, cocaine and cash in raid

Two people were arrested in Brighton after drugs, including skunk, and a stash of cash were found during a raid this morning (Wednesday 17 April). Sussex Police said: “Police seized drugs worth about £50,000, more than £80,000 cash and made two arrests during a raid at a flat in...
Posted On 17 Apr 2019 at 9:10 pm

Brighton boy missing for almost a week

UPDATE: Sonny Clarke has been found safe. Sussex Police has asked for the public’s help to find a boy from Brighton who has been missing for almost a week. The force said this afternoon (Wednesday 17 April): “Police are searching for missing teenager Sonny Clarke, from Saltdea...
Posted On 17 Apr 2019 at 5:14 pm

Police oppose late licence for Hove burger bar

A burger bar in Hove has applied for a licence to stay open until 2am at weekends and midnight for the rest of the week. But police and licensing officials are concerned that later trading will give people who have been drinking somewhere to gather in an area where there are...

Wanted man arrested for rape

A wanted man has been arrested on suspicion of rape, Sussex Police said this morning (Wednesday 17 April). The force had offered a £500 reward for information leading to the arrest of Tre John Bunby, a 26-year-old barber, of Hoddern Avenue, Peacehaven. Three appeals were made for...
Posted On 17 Apr 2019 at 12:11 pm

Police renew appeal to find violent offender after serious sexual assault

Police have renewed their appeal for the public’s help to find a violent offender in connection with a serious sexual assault. Tre John Bunby, 26, a barber, of Hoddern Avenue, Peacehaven is wanted after failing to turn up for court. Sussex Police have even offered a reward o...
Posted On 16 Apr 2019 at 9:21 pm

Woman sentenced after racist and homophobic rants in centre of Brighton

A woman has been given a suspended prison sentence after reeling off racist and homophobic abuse as security staff and police detained her for shoplifting. Prianna Cheema, a 24-year-old personal assistant, was given a 16-week prison sentence, suspended for 18 months, by...
Posted On 16 Apr 2019 at 1:06 pm