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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.

Teenager Jailed

Teenager jailed for breaching his Community Behaviour Order in its first two weeks.
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Man arrested by police in Jarvis Brook

Police were called this afternoon to reports of a man with a knife threatening others inside a property on Crowborough Hill.
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Consultation on new Police Station

Starting on Wednesday (26th February), the office of the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner, will start a consultation exercise about the new police station in Crowborough.

Crowborough paedophile jailed for 8-years

A Crowborough man was convicted last week for attempting to meet a 12-year old "child" in Brighton for sex. Last August, Danny Watson from Crowborough was arrested...
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Sheep Attack on the Ashdown Forest

Sussex Police would like to talk to the owner of a dog that savaged a sheep on Ashdown Forest last month.