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Stolen tools & equipment recovered by Sussex Police

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

Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner candidates

Five candidates who hope to become the Sussex Police & Crime Commissioner are standing for election on 6th May 2021.
Katy Bourne Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner photographed outside Crowborough Town Hall with two PCSOs.

Opening of Crowborough’s new Police Station

Sussex Police have announced that the new Police Station in Crowborough, at the former Town Hall, will open on 8th September 2021.

Do you recognise this man?

Police Officers have received multiple reports of nuisance and anti-social behaviour in the Croft Road and Whitehill Road areas of Crowborough, and believe the man pictured could help with their enquiries.
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Police are warning of scam calls in Wealden

Sussex Police are warning of an increase in fraudulent telephone calls to the elderly, especially in Wealden, from fraudsters proclaiming to be either bank staff or police officers.
William Harris, also known as William Elliott, 29, a handyman, of Aldervale Cottages, Crowborough, was given a 13-and-a-half year prison sentence, with an extended licence supervision requirement of a further three years, at Lewes Crown Court on 20th January 2020.

Crowborough man jailed for raping a girl

A Crowborough man has been sentenced for child sex offences.

Protect your dog from being stolen

Sussex Police ask dog owners to take necessary steps to protect their pets from being lost or stolen.
Photo of Marc Williams whose body was found by Sussex Police in woodland heron's Ghyll near Crowborough

Family pays tribute to ‘loving and caring’ teen

The family of Marc Williams has paid tribute to their ‘loving and caring’ boy. Marc's body was found in woodland at Heron's Ghyll near Crowborough.

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.