Useful Links

Here are some websites you may find useful:


Online Communities:

POLKA (the Police OnLine Knowledge Area) is a secure online collaboration tool which enables the police and selected government organisations to network, collaborate and share information.
To access the POLKA site please use the following link  -
For guidance on how to register and use the website, please click here


Partner Organisations:

Criminal Defence Service (Legal Aid Practitioners)

Crown Prosecution Service

HM Courts & Tribunals Service

HM Prison Service

Kent, Surrey & Sussex Community Rehabilitation Company

Legal Aid (Advice and Eligibility)

Ministry of Justice

National Probation Service

NHS England

Surrey Police

Surrey Police & Crime Commissioner

Sussex Police

Sussex Police & Crime Commissioner

Victim Support

Witness Support

Youth Justice Board

Youth Offending Service - Brighton & Hove

Youth Offending Service - East Sussex

Youth Offending Service - West Sussex 

Youth Support Service - Surrey

Young Witness Service



Brighton & Hove City Council

East Sussex County Council

Surrey County Council 

West Sussex County Council


Community Safety:

Brighton & Hove Community Safety Partnership (Safe in the City)

Drug and Alcohol Action Team (DAAT) in East Sussex

Drug and Alcohol Action Team (DAAT) in West Sussex

Safe in East Sussex (East Sussex Safer Communities Partnership)

Safer Hastings Partnership

West Sussex Strategic Community Safety Partnership

Youth Offending Service in East Sussex

Youth Offending Service in West Sussex


Other Pages:

Crime, justice and the law - an A-Z from

Safe:Space Sussex online directory of support services for victims of crime