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Weekly Bulletin - Chichester District

Alert message sent 28/12/2017 12:31:00

Information sent on behalf of Sussex Police

18-24 December 2017

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49 arrests were made over the weekend in Arun and Chichester. The offences included:- actual bodily harm, affray, drink driving, domestic assault, common assault, shop-lifting, wanted on warrant, possession of class B drug, fraud, public order and drunk and disorderly.   

Crime summary

Chichester (WC1)


Terminus Road, Chichester – Overnight on Wednesday 20 December, a storage container was broken into and a battery operated impact gun stolen.  Serial 0645 of 21/12.


Summersdale Road, Chichester – Overnight on Wednesday 20 December, a secure building site was broken into and various tools and diesel stolen.  There was also an attempt break to the office, however no entry was gained.  Serial 0225 of 21/12.


South Street, Chichester – On Saturday 23 December between 10.30 and 10.45 am, two parcels were stolen from an insecure van.   Serial 0520 of 23/12.


Downs Roads, West Stoke – On Saturday 23 December during the early afternoon, a vehicle’s window was smashed and a handbag stolen.    Serial 0712 and 23/12.


Brittens Lane, Eartham – On Saturday 23 December between 1.00 and 2.00 pm, a vehicle’s window was smashed and a handbag stolen.   Serial 1141 of 23/12.


South Street, Chichester – Overnight on Friday 22 December, damage was caused to a shop awning.  Serial 0509 of 23/12.  


Selsey, The Witterings and surrounding area (WC2)


No incidents of note for this week’s bulletin. 


Midhurst, Petworth and surrounding area (WC3)


Fisher Street, Northchapel – Overnight on Sunday 17 December, a shed was broken into and a compressor and petrol disc cutter stolen.   Serial 0169 of 18/12.   


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