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Clampdown on people who misuse Blue Badges

Sussex Police and the County Council are proposing to tackle Blue Badge misuse, in order to free-up spaces for genuinely disabled people living and...

Van and digger buckets stolen from Crowborough

Police are appealing for witnesses and information following a burglary at a plant hire business on Hadlow Down Road in Crowborough. A perimeter fence was...
Police want to speak to this man who was the driver of a vehicle involved in a collision at Eridge in August.

Police seek identity of driver involved in Eridge crash

Police want to speak to this man who was the driver of a vehicle involved in a collision at Eridge in August. The man was...

Distinctive truck stolen from Bells Yew Green

An eye-catching flatbed truck - reminiscent of vehicles seen in the 'Mad Max' films - was stolen from a workshop in Bayham Road, Bells...

Police set up new Cyber Crime Unit

A new police unit has been set up in Surrey and Sussex to help combat on-line crime. Cyber crimes include fraud, theft and sexual offending. The...
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Teenagers arrested in Crowborough and Uckfield investigations

Update (31st): Police have said another teenager has been arrested - making nine boys so far. The 14-year-old boy from Crowborough was arrested late on...

Eastbourne Police Commander takes charge of Lewes & Wealden

Sussex Police have announced that this week they are bringing Eastbourne, Lewes and Wealden districts together under one commander, Chief Inspector Emma Brice. She will...

Shed Break-in

Police are appealing for witnesses to a shed break-in in Crowborough. The property on Glenmore Road was broken into between 4pm and 9.45pm on Tuesday...

Spate of van break-ins locally

Witnesses are being sought by Sussex Police after reports of 11 van break-ins in Crowborough, Uckfield and the surrounding villages. The incidents took place between...

£20,000 stolen by thieves

Police are reminding supermarket shoppers across Sussex to be on the alert for thieves. This follows spate of incidents, including at least two in Crowborough,...