Rother Police Monthly Update -September Review

Please find below the monthly updates and round ups.

 Safer Rother Partnership Priorities

  • Anti-social behaviour and youth crime – working in partnership to reduce the occurrence and impact of young people involved in crime and ASB and as victims.
  • Rural Crime – including specific types of crime, for example; theft of farm and large plant machines and cross border crime.
  • Drug Related Harm – including drug supply (local and county line) and the impact on the local community. Including partnership work with drug treatment and support agencies.
  • Acquisitive Crime – within retail, links to community reassurance and addiction which will include working with business sector, residents, and support enforcement.

Monthly round-up:

Arrests: 76 for offences including; theft, common assault and drink driving.

Burglaries: 12

Out in the community:                                                                     

Project Edward

This month we took part in Project EDWARD (Every Day Without A Road Death).  In addition to routine roads policing, local officers have been busy improving driving behaviour through education engagement and enforcement. As part of this activity officers conducted speed checks alongside local Community Speedwatch groups in locations around Rother and were joined by East Sussex Fire and Rescue in supporting the project and its theme this year of ‘Fit For The Road’.

Smart Water Forensic Marking

This month officers invited members of the community for free forensic smart water marking for catalytic converters, as well as providing crime prevention advice to help people to protect their catalytic converter. More dates for smart water marking are to be confirmed.

Your PCSOs:

  • Bexhill – (Central, Collington, Kewhurst, Old Town & Worsham, Pebsham & St Michaels, Sackville, Sidley, St Marks and St Stephens): PCSO Darren Owen, PCSO Neil Holden, PCSO Roy Collins, PCSO Joe Winchester, PCSO Mollie Booth, PCSO Sarah Hunt.
  • Battle – (Ashburnham and Penhurst, Battle, Netherfield and Telham, Bodiam, Brightling, Burwash, Catsfield, Crowhurst, Dallington, Etchingham, Ewhurst Green, Staplecross and Cripps Corner, Hooe, Hurst Green, Mountfield, Ninfield, Roberstbridge and Salehurst, Sedlescombe, Ticehurst, Stonegate and Flimwell and Whatlington): PCSO Laura Harrison, PCSO Rachel Scott, PCSO Sam Kemp, PCSO Emma Phillips, PCSO Daryl Holter.
  • Rye – (Westfield, Three Oaks, Fairlight, Guestling, Broad Oak, Brede, Rye, Rye Foreign, Camber, Playden, Iden, Udimore, Winchelsea, Winchelsea Beach, Pett, Northiam, Peasmarsh and Beckley): PCSO Rebekah Unicombe, PCSO Orla Lindsay, PCSO Demetrius Georghiou and PCSO Zoe Burden.

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