Neighourhood Watch Update 18th Jan
TWO OFFICERS INJURED IN HAILSHAM
Two officers needed hospital treatment after being injured while arresting a man in Hailsham on Saturday night (January 9).
Police were called to The George Hote...
Neighbourhood Watch Updates 21st Dec
PCSO ROLE BEING REVIEWED
A new PCSO role is proposed as part of changes to Neighbourhood Policing, which will ensure that local police services can be made more effective.
The revised role, part o...
Neighbourhood Watch Update 11th Dec
DRINK DRIVE CAMPAIGN
22 charged in first week of Christmas drink-driving campaign
A Hungarian man has become the first motorist in Sussex to be convicted as part of
Operation Dragonfly, the ...
Neighbourhood Watch Update 4th Dec
SUSSEX POLICE CHRISTMAS PREVENTION ADVICE
Sussex Police is working hard to keep you and your family safe this Christmas, and is delivering a series of crime prevention messages and guidance on soci...
Neighbourhood Watch Update 27th November
SUSSEX POLICE WELCOMES NEW THAT FUNDING WILL BE PROTECTED
The Comprehensive Spending Review announcement on Wednesday (25 November) to protect the policing budget has been welcomed by Sussex Polic...
Neighbourhood Watch Update 20th Nov
MAN CHARGES WITH BURGLARIES - Waldron and Selmeston
John Steven Howlett, 30, of no fixed address, appeared before Brighton magistrates on Thursday (12 November) charged with two burglaries, one wh...
Neighbourhood Watch Update 13th Nov
We need your help! Information from members of the public is
crucial in helping us to prevent and detect crime, and details of vehicles seen in
suspicious circumstances are es...
Neighbourhood Watch Update 6th Nov
MESSAGE FROM SUSSEX POLICE AND CRIME COMMISSIONER,
Katy Bourne: How much would you pay for policing in Sussex?
One of the responsibilities of Police and Crime Commissioners is to set the budge...
Neighbourhood Watch Update 2nd Nov
PURSE THEFTS WARNING
Police in Wealden recently received reports of a number of purse thefts in supermarkets across the district. Three incidents happened on Saturday 24 October – at Waitrose and T...
Neighbourhood Watch Update 23rd Oct
SUSSEX POLICE LAUNCHES 3 WEEK ANTI BURGLARY CAMPAIGN
Leave a light on and stay secure are key messages from Sussex Police’s three-week burglary crime prevention campaign, which was launched on Wedn...
Neighbourhood Watch Update 16th Oct
Audible alarms help protect sheds and garages Break-ins to outbuildings such as sheds and garages are continuing to happen, but there are some simple steps
that you can take to increase security. One...
Neighbourhood Watch Update 22nd Sep
BEAUTY SPOT CAR PARKS
Be vigilant for suspicious behaviour Police are warning dog walkers, ramblers and local residents to be alert for suspicious behaviour in beauty spot car parks following an in...
Neighbourhood Watch Update 3rd Sep
‘MICROSOFT’ SCAM REMINDER
We make no apology for sharing this advice from Action Fraud once again. These sorts of scams happen quite regularly, so please spread the word to ensure people stay safe...
Neighbourhood Watch Update 1st Sep
FRAUDSTER TRICKS HAILSHAM MAN OUT OF HUNDREDS OF POUNDS
At around 11am on Monday (24 August), a man called at a house in Derwent Close, Hailsham and told the elderly owner that he had trimmed the ...
Neighbourhood Watch Update 14th Aug
EAST SUSSEX BURGLAR ON THE RUN ARRESTED IN KENT
A burglar who stole more than £50,000 worth of antique silverware from a house in Cowbeech, near Hailsham, and then went on the run during a trial at...
Neighbourhood Watch Update 7th Aug
ANTI-DRUG OPERATION IN UCKFIELD
Drug use and supply will not be tolerated in Wealden district – that’s the message from local officers who conducted targeted patrols in Uckfield on Friday night (31...
Neighbourhood Watch Update 31st July
East Sussex burglar sentenced to three years imprisonment
A would-be East Sussex burglar has gone to prison thanks to a good neighbour who spotted him in a house across the road. Glen Lockey, 56,une...
Neighbourhood Watch Update 17th July 201
Defibrillators On two occasions over the last couple of weeks, defibrillators have been removed from public access areas in Crowborough. Luckily, on both occasions, the devices have been recovered aft...
Neighbourhood Watch Update 10th July
Paws on Watch Launched in Wealden !
The sun shone for the official launch of the Paws on Watch scheme at Uckfield Fire Station on Monday (6 July). Katy Bourne, Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner,...
Neighbourhood Watch Update 19th June
Wanted Hailsham man arrested Mark Stonestreet, 29, of Hailsham, who was circulated as wanted by Sussex Police on June 11, was arrested in the town on Monday afternoon (June 15). He was wanted on recal...
Neighbourhood Watch Update 5th May
CALLING ALL RESPONSIBLE DOG OWNERS
Paws on Watch needs you! Is your pooch a bit of a Poirot, or even a Sherlock Bones? If so, you and your dog could be the perfect candidates for Paws on Watch. Dog...
Neighbourhood Watch Update 29th May
HELP SUSSEX POLICE BEAT THE BURGLARS
Earlier this week detectives launched the Sussex Police summer burglary awareness campaign to encourage people to protect their homes from the threat of intrude...
Neighbourhood Watch Update 22nd May
Appeal for witnesses to rape in Herstmonceux
Police are appealing for witnesses after a teenage girl reported being raped in an area of woodland off
Comphurst Lane, Windmill Hill, near Herstmonce...
Neighbourhood Watch Updates 15th May
Plea for vigilance following burglaries Unfortunately, Wealden is experiencing an
increase in house burglaries, especially in the north of the district. We would like to remind all residents to remai...
Neighbourhood Watch Updates 8th May
SERIES OF THEFTS FROM BAN IN NORTH WELADEN
Series of thefts from vans in north Wealden Police are warning local tradesmen and residents following an increase in thefts from vans in the north Wealde...
Neighbourhood Watch Updates 1st May
HOUSE UNDER RENOVATION.
there has been another break in at a house where building work is being carried out. The incident happened some time between 2pm on Friday 24 April and 10am on Tuesday 28 Apri...
Neighbourhood Watch Updates 27th April
Please be vigilant for this vehicle A silver Volvo S40, partial index OV51, has
been seen in suspicious circumstances in the Wealden area recently. The two
incidents in questio...
District Commanders Message
As we step forward into a new season, we also have a new vision for policing Sussex in the future. Chief Constable Giles York launched the Sussex Local Policing Model last month, outlining how we will...
Operation Crackdown -Anti Social Driving
Operation Crackdown is a joint partnership with Sussex Police, Sussex Safer Roads and Speed Watch.
The website allows you report the following offences:
1) Anti-Social Driving
Neighbourhood Watch Updates 19th April
Be vigilant The attempted theft of lead from a school is included in this week’s crime update. We would like to ask anyone living near to buildings such as churches and schools, which a...
Call 999 if:
- A crime is being committed now
- The offender is still there or nearby
- People are injured or in danger.
Telephone: From within the UK call 1...