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Operation Dragonfly: Another five motorists charged with drink-driving during Christmas campaign... http://t.co/Or4pPuvinT #sussexpolice 18/12/2014 13:12:48

Drivers, cyclists and pedestrians urged to take extra care after series of fatal collisions: Dri... http://t.co/ul1n91AIdh #sussexpolice 18/12/2014 13:12:47

East Sussex police target Christmas 'Grinches': Police across all five East Sussex districts are... http://t.co/NC8BtVYlAa #sussexpolice 18/12/2014 13:12:47

BME Elders Group from the BMECP centre celebrating Christmas at the Thistle Hotel on Thursday 17... http://t.co/ghOiivuYE3 #sussexpolice 18/12/2014 13:08:41

Two missing West Sussex girls now found: Police in West Sussex have found two 14-year old girls ... http://t.co/WC2K864vCE #sussexpolice 18/12/2014 12:29:42

Tackling New Psychoactive Substances in Hastings and Eastbourne: Hastings and Eastbourne based t... http://t.co/VDQQTrIxHN #sussexpolice 18/12/2014 12:29:42

Eastbourne collision - now fatal: A five-year-old girl who was seriously injured in a collision ... http://t.co/VMFAMjIZtk #sussexpolice 18/12/2014 10:59:20

Appeal for witnesses to double fatal RTC at Handcross: Police are appealing for witnesses after ... http://t.co/2wX8Pux4i3 #sussexpolice 18/12/2014 08:45:28

@SophieHunniii hi Sophie. You can report them to us on 101, at http://t.co/C0BEz1aNPd or via email to 101@Sussex.pnn.police.uk 17/12/2014 20:24:47

@sevenbeescafe @bethgranter we have a team dedicated within @BTNCityPolice who work closely w/ homeless community. Advice always offered. 17/12/2014 17:35:22

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