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Joined July 2009
Good news! Anil, who had been reported missing from #Brighton, has been found safe. Thank you to everyone who cared and shared our appeal.
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We have arrested a man on suspicion of attempted murder after two people were seriously assaulted in #Crawley on October 22. We're appealing for any witnesses, or anyone who captured any mobile phone or dash cam footage, to get in touch. Read more ➡️ orlo.uk/YJr4i
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We are appealing for witnesses after a 64-year-old woman sadly died in a collision on the #A27 at #Beddingham on Friday afternoon (October 22). Officers responded to reports of a three-car collision shortly before 2.40pm. Read more ➡️ orlo.uk/aMXL4
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We are investigating a serious collision on the A27 between Beddingham and Polegate. The road will be closed in both directions into this evening while investigation work continues. Any witnesses are asked to contact us ➡️ orlo.uk/Q8XTI
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Detectives are investigating after two women reported spiking by injection while out in #Brighton. Officers are increasing patrols as part of continued work to police the night-time economy and help keep people safe. Read more ➡️ orlo.uk/c3wmv
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Police and emergency services are responding to a serious road traffic collision on the A27 between the Beddingham roundabout and Polegate. The road is closed in both directions as we respond to this incident, and motorists are advised to find alternative routes.
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Fatinah Hossain has been jailed for sexual activity with a boy while in a position of trust and perverting the course of justice. Hossain was arrested following a report she had sex with a boy who was a pupil at the school where she worked. Read more ➡️ orlo.uk/XqHps
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We are renewing an appeal to trace 23-year-old Cain Richards who absconded from Ford open prison on June 12 He is a slim white man, 6’ 3”, with brown hair, blue eyes & a full beard with a tattoo on his right arm which says NAN ➡️ orlo.uk/NykoC
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We’re keeping up pressure on County Lines and other drug dealers in #Sussex Last week our ongoing work intensified with a week of action which included: 🔦 15 search warrants 🚨 31 arrests 💊 The seizure of drugs with an estimated street value of over £9000 Read more ⬇️
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💸 Over £7000 in cash and 35 mobile phones 🤝 57 enhanced ‘cuckoo’ checks 👥 Educational visits to hotels, B&B’s and 83 taxi drivers in Brighton discussing how to spot exploitation and reporting it 📓 Awareness sessions in schools across Sussex Read more ⬇️
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Everyone can help in this effort to combat illegal drug activity. Please continue to report your suspicions about drug dealing in your community. Find out more about our activity to combat drug dealing, as well as further information on County Lines orlo.uk/sdJlX
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The persistence of PD Hox helped track down a suspect who had ran away from officers into fields near Peacehaven at night. The suspect was found hiding in long grass in the darkness & was arrested & charged with offences including assault ➡️ orlo.uk/WaGeW
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Flood warnings remain in place across Sussex due to the heavy rainfall which led to several incidents overnight. Please be careful and avoid any unnecessary journeys if possible, as some roads are likely to remain flooded and impassable for a few days, particularly near rivers.
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Samuel Markwick has been jailed for causing a collision which left a motorcyclist with life-changing injuries. Markwick, 31, deliberately swerved into the path of a motorcycle that was trying to complete a legal overtake in Middleton-on-Sea. Read more ➡️ orlo.uk/95fT7
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A car and a motorcycle collided on the M23 southbound at 9.10pm tonight. Witnesses please contact us➡️ orlo.uk/qcO2H Meanwhile, due to the adverse weather, the M23 is closed in both directions from Crawley to Pease Pottage. Thanks for your patience and understanding.
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We’re appealing for witnesses after a collision on the B2116 Keymer Road near Hassocks this evening. Despite the best efforts of paramedics, a man sadly died at the scene. Did you see what happened or did you capture anything on dash cam? Contact us ➡️ orlo.uk/4n9cA
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The Rural Crime Team has recently expanded as part of our commitment to provide a greater presence, protect our rural communities and tackle those causing the most harm. Read more about the team and our efforts to prevent #RuralCrime ➡️ orlo.uk/SWhgH
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We are very pleased that our SWITCH mentoring scheme - run alongside @albioninthecomm - has been recognised with a national award for the excellent work to help young people & care leavers avoid a life of crime. Find out more about the award here ➡️ orlo.uk/g2uB9
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A number of police employees and community workers were commended at a West Sussex awards ceremony held at Arundel Castle last night. From saving lives, to helping the homeless, to overseeing complex investigations.. Read about their achievements here ➡️ orlo.uk/edCaL
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