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Community Safety

Anti-Social Behaviour

Burgess Hill Town Council Help Point has Anti Social Behaviour forms which can be completed anonymously and put into the Anti Social Behaviour post box, alternatively email

Your concerns/comments will be passed to the relevant department to deal with your enquiry. This may be the local Police and / or the Anti Social Behaviour Officer at Mid Sussex District Council.

You do not have to provide your name and address, but if you wish to leave your contact details your enquiry will be acknowledged.

Anti-Social Driving

Please report anti-social driving or abandoned cars via Operation Crackdown


Crimestoppers are an independent charity helping law enforcement to locate criminals and help solve crimes. For more information, visit the Crimestoppers website.

Little Book of Big Scams

Click to view a PDF of the Little Book of Big Scams

Sussex Police

For information and to report crimes and incidents please visit the Sussex Police website.


Photograph of the Shopwatch Team in the Marketplace Shopping Centre

Burgess Hill has a well-established Shopwatch Scheme with 24 town centre shops actively participating. The Group works closely with Burgess Hill Town Council and Sussex Police. There is a close working relationship with neighbouring Shopwatch schemes and local schools.

To date Burgess Hill Shopwatch has proved extremely successful with stores and businesses attending monthly meetings and developing strong links to stamp out theft and anti-social behaviour on their premises and in the town centre.

The benefits of Burgess Hill Shopwatch include:

•   Information sharing of local issues affecting stores and businesses.
•   Crime prevention, crime detection and working collectively for the benefit of all stores, businesses and customers.
•   Safety – assist vulnerable people and other customers in the town centre.

If you require further information on the scheme please contact the Town Council on 01444 247726 or email

List of current participating shops

Argos  –   Boots  –  B & M Local  –  CeX  –  Clarkes of Sussex  –  Co-op Junction Road  –  Disco Carpets  –  Head to Toe Therapy  –  Iceland Foods Plc  –  Kids Stuff  –  Lawrence Sissling  –  Little Orchid Hairdressing  –  Market Place Shopping Centre  –  Martlets Shopping Centre  –  M&Co – McDonalds Restaurant  –  Pets Corner  –  Present Company  –  Rocking Horse Antiques & Home – Superdrug Stores Plc  –  H J Stoner  –  Tesco Superstore  –  The Hair Studio – Shaun Cunningham – UK Cook Shop Ltd  –  Waitrose Supermarkets  –  Wilkinson