Maurice has been found

Police were urgently searching for 90-year-old Maurice Cunliffe who went missing from his home in St Leonards. Mr Cunliffe, who is vulnerable and needs to take medication, was last seen in Carisbrooke Road at 12.45pm today (Friday Aug 20th). He was located later this afternoon.

Hastings stabbing – can you help police find this man?

Police investigating a serious assault in Hastings dating back to last October have released an image of a man they would like to identify in relation to the incident. Officers attended the Admiral Steps on Nelson Road around 11pm on October 9th, 2020 following reports a man had been stabbed in the leg. He was […]

Drugs ‘factories’ shut down in latest Project Adder action

The success of Project Adder means police in Hastings are continuing to disrupt the production and supply of drugs in the town a force spokesman said this week. Officers executed a warrant at an address in Harkness Drive on Wednesday, July 14th after receiving community intelligence that drug-related activity was taking place inside the property. […]

Quebec Road arson attack

Police are investigating an arson attack in St Leonards believed to be a part of a series of targeted incidents. Officers were called to Quebec Road on Sunday July 25th around 10pm following reports of a black Mercedes car having been set on fire. The owner of the vehicle also had windows smashed at their […]

Isaacs-Neville found guilty of all charges – in his abence

Police are appealing for information on the whereabouts of Che Isaacs-Neville following his conviction for six offences at court. Isaacs-Neville, 22, is sought by police in relation to offences which took place in Hastings and Bexhill between December 2019 and March 2020. In his absence, he was charged with two counts of assault occasioning actual […]

‘Prolific’ St Leonards offender is jailed for ten years

A prolific criminal from St Leonards has been jailed for a series of offences carried out over a 12-month period. Carl Stocker, 30, of no fixed address, was imprisoned for ten years on Tuesday, July 13th, after pleading guilty to two robberies, assault, fraud and drug offences. Lewes Crown Court heard that on May 5th, […]

Did you see Upper Park Road crash?

Police are appealing for witnesses to a serious collision in Hastings on Sunday evening (July 25th). Officers were called to Upper Park Road around 7.15pm after a silver Peugeot vehicle left the road and collided with a tree. The driver, a 51-year-old local man, was taken to the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton with […]

FOUND – Hana Solarova

Hana Solarova, 43, has been found safe in London after being reported missing. Hana had not been heard from for more than a week, since travelling from St Leonards to Charing Cross to catch a coach to the Czech Republic. Hana, who is from the Czech Republic, has been resident in the UK for 12 […]

Greenfield’s systematic abuse ‘traumatised and scared’ his teenage victim

A Hastings man has been given a prison sentence totalling 16 years after being convicted of sexual offences against a young girl over four years. Mark Greenfield, 47, an electrical contractor, now of Elphinstone Road, Hastings, was sentenced at Lewes Crown Court yesterday (July 9th). He had been convicted at the same court on April […]