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New Powers to combat Domestic Abuse

Sussex Police are planning for a potential increase in domestic abuse incidents during and after some World Cup games this summer. Sussex Police mounting special...

Police issue warning over window cleaners

Sussex Police have issued a warning to people living in Crowborough, after an elderly resident was charged an excessive amount by window cleaners. Police say...

Crowborough OAP scammed out of £5,000

A pensioner from Crowborough has been conned-out out of £5,000 by fraudsters. On Monday the 79-year old man received a telephone call from someone impersonating...

Latest Crime Statistics

In February there were 59 reported crimes in Crowborough.  Most of the crimes were for anti-social behaviour, but four were violent or sexual offences...

Police hunt for arsonists

Hundreds of homes lost power just after 7 o'clock on Thursday (1st May) after thieves stole copper cables and then set fire to old...

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...

Laser attacks on aircraft

Sussex Police are warning of the dangers of lasers being pointed at aircraft, after two incidents in the Crowborough area in recent days. On Saturday...

Keep up with your children

The Wealden District Commander for Sussex Police is encouraging parents to take an active role in their children’s activity on the internet to keep...

Charity’s JCB Stolen

The mini digger worth about £4,000 was stolen from the Crowborough Animal Welfare Society in Alice Bright Lane on Friday morning shortly after 8am. The...

Safer in Sussex

Community groups in Crowborough are been invited to apply for grants of up to £5,000 to tackle crime and improve community safety. Sussex Police &...