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Appeal after new signs are “systematically removed” from the Forest

Police are appealing for information after a number of signs were stolen from Ashdown Forest.
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Cannabis farm discovered in Crowborough raid

Five men have been arrested after police executed a drugs warrant at a cannabis farm in Crowborough.

Stolen tools & equipment recovered by Sussex Police

More than 50 stolen tools and machines were recovered after Sussex Police executed a search in Wealden.

Baby harmed when car window smashed by bottle

On Thursday 8th night, Police responded to an incident at Crowborough Railway Station.

Knives & Crossbows seized in Crowborough

Police teams tackling knife crime and serious violence executed a warrant at an address in Crowborough and seized a large quantity of weapons.
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Tip-off leads to fine for illegal tobacco seller

A Crowborough man caught selling illegal tobacco from a market stall has been ordered to pay £600 in fines and costs.
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Drugs raid in Crowborough

Police seized a large quantity of cannabis and arrested one man after executing a drugs warrant in Crowborough.
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Police car attacked in Crowborough

Yesterday a police car was attacked and its windscreen shattered in Crowborough town centre.

Crowborough man arrested as part of crackdown on drink & drunk-drivers

A Crowborough man was among those arrested during the Summer crackdown on drink and drug-drivers.

Assaults on emergency workers in Sussex

The leaders of police, fire and ambulance services across Sussex have come together to condemn a steep rise in assaults against emergency workers.