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We're looking for witnesses following a sexual assault in #Eastbourne. Can you help? 04/09/2015 14:07:58

A man wanted by #Dorset police for failing to attend court may be in the #Eastbourne area 04/09/2015 13:52:59

@LWhatman please report this to @OpCrackdown here 04/09/2015 12:55:59

East Preston man goes to prison for defrauding friends - 04/09/2015 12:35:41

@andy_loxwood firefighters checked building using gas detectors. Couldn't find source of the smell. There were no further lines of inquiry 04/09/2015 12:29:12

@VampyreVenom If this is more employment legislation I would advise contacting your union if you have one, or contact Citizens advice 04/09/2015 11:32:54

@VampyreVenom This would be dependant on how they are doing this, if its something criminal then please call Sussex police 04/09/2015 11:30:28

Find out more about the new District Commander for #Crawley here: 04/09/2015 10:48:40

Missing 13-year-old Elliott Hedger from #Hastings has been found safe in the town. Thank you for your help publicising his disappearance. 04/09/2015 09:57:29

RT @Sussex999Events: #999HaywardsHeath is TOMORROW (5 Sept) at Victoria Park as part of #HaywardsHeath Town Day. See you there? 04/09/2015 09:53:52

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Friday September 04

Consultation and engagement

The Citizen Focus team provides expert oversight of public and staff surveys to establish the views of our own workforce and the public, with the intention of identifying opportunities to improve service delivery. It has never been more important to ensure that communities have a say in shaping the policing services they receive and identifying key local priorities for themselves.

The team's activities have a vital part to play in determining how safe our communities feel and what we should do to respond to their concerns. The team are specifically responsible for the confidence and user satisfaction data that is published.

Customer Satisfaction Survey

Sussex Police, and all police forces in England and Wales, conduct surveys with people who have recently come into contact with the police. In particular we survey those who have experienced a burglary, vehicle crime, violent crime or a racist incident. Approximately 2,400 surveys are carried out annually.

The results of the surveys are used to understand the experience of the customer and improve the service that we provide in the future.

The surveys are telephone interviews and are conducted by an independent market research company called BMG Research.