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catalytic convertor thefts: Protect, Mark, Park.

Sussex Police are again warning people about catalytic convertor thieves

Sussex Police are again warning people about catalytic convertor thieves operating in the North Wealden area.
"ARREST" person being put in handcuffs

Arrest made connected to catalytic converter thefts in Sussex

A man has been arrested on suspicion of a series of thefts of catalytic converters from vehicles across Sussex.
Esso petrol station A26 Eridge Road in Crowborough Google Streeet View 2022

Driver failed to stop after hitting an elderly man in Crowborough

Sussex Police are investigating a report of a collision involving a car and a pedestrian outside the Esso petrol station in Crowborough.

Car rammed two police vehicles

A man was arrested after police tracked down a car that failed to stop for officers in Crowborough.
Chief Constable Jo Shiner (left) and Sussex Police and Crime Comissioner Katy Bourne (right)

Sussex Police Priorities & Funding

The Police & Crime Commissioner for Sussex is asking residents for their views on policing priorities & funding.
Lewis Ashdown

Man sentenced to life for murder in Fairwarp

At Lewes Crown Court today, Lewis Ashdown was sentenced to life in prison with a minimum of 27 years for the murder Marc Williams in woodland near Fairwarp in May.

Zak Burr from Crowborough sought for recall to prison

Police in Sussex are searching for Zak Burr from Crowborough, who is wanted on recall to prison for breaching his release licence conditions.
Sussex Police car

Man left with ‘life-changing injuries’ after assault in Crowborough

Sussex Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault in Crowborough on Friday in which a man suffered serious facial injuries.
Katy Bourne Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner

Funding to tackle violence against women & girls

The Sussex Police & Crime Commissioner has been awarded nearly £1 million to tackle violence against women and girls in the latest round of the Government’s Safer Streets funding scheme.
'Distinctive' table lamp stolen from home in Myrtle Road, Crowborough during August 2021.

Distinctive lamps stolen from Crowborough home

Sussex Police have requested the help of the public to try and solve a burglary at a home in Myrtle Road, in which two distinctive lamps and a pair of designer sunglasses were stolen.