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Sussex Police council tax to go up by £15 per year

The portion of Council Tax which goes to fund Sussex Police will increase by 7.5% in April. This is the maximum allowable, and means an average Band D household will pay £15 per year more.

Reward to catch prolific burglars

Rewards worth up to £10,500 have been put up to help find a group of burglars who have broken into almost 100 homes across...

£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,...

Thieves steal jewellery from homes over Christmas

Over the Christmas period two homes on Beeches Farm Road in Crowborough were burgled. Between Friday 23rd and Tuesday 27th December a house was broken...

Valuable Irish silver teapot stolen in burglary

Detectives investigating a £10,000 burglary from a house on the Ashdown Forest are asking antique dealers to be on the look-out for a distinctive...
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Care Home fined after death of resident

Former care home manager from Crowborough fined after resident choked to death on a doughnut.

Tools stolen from vehicles

This week Sussex Police have received four reports of tools being stolen from parked vehicles in the Wealden district.
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Attempted burglary at vaping shop

Police are following up reports of burglaries at vaping shops in Crowborough and Uckfield during the early hours of Tuesday (16th April). In both cases two men...

Two more burglaries in Crowborough

Police are appealing for witnesses to burglaries at two more homes in Crowborough last Thursday. The break-ins are thought to be linked to a burglary...

Collision Old Lane

Did you witnessed a vehicle being driven erratically on Green Lane / Old Lane on Friday night around midnight?