Police confirm three homeless deaths in Hastings in six days

Sussex Police have confirmed the details of three homeless people who died between Christmas and New Year. Police said a 41-year-old woman, a 56-year-old man and a 52-year-old man, all of no fixed address, died between December 26 and December 31 in Hastings. A spokesman for Sussex Police said: “Their deaths are not being treated […]

West Sussex: Anger as on the spot £50 fines for homeless ‘beggars’ are approved

We must oppose the growing criminalisation of our homeless communities across the UK. #MarchWithTheHomeless April 15th everywhere… HOMELESS people could be hit with on the spot fines of £50 for begging after councillors passed a controversial new motion. Adur and Worthing councillors voted overwhelmingly in favour of a Public Space Protection Order which will give […]