Police in Eastbourne town centre encouraging public to stay home

Police teams are out in Eastbourne town centre today (Thursday) ‘engaging, explaining and encouraging’ the public to stay at home during the coronavirus pandemic.

Thursday, 2nd April 2020, 1:55 pm

Eastbourne Police said on Twitter the prevention team is encouraging people to follow the government’s advice of staying at home in a bid to limit the spread of the coronavirus.

Officers are also enforcing a dispersal order after ‘pockets of disorder’ have been reported in the town.

Eastbourne Police said on Twitter, “Eastbourne prevention team are out across the town today, engaging, explaining and encouraging the public to #StayHome and follow the latest government advice.

Police are out in Eastbourne town centre

“A dispersal order has also been authorised in the town centre, following pockets of disorder reported.”

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