SPECIAL INVESTIGATION: Police officers being assaulted hundreds of times a year

Being assaulted in the line of duty remains a serious problem for police officers in Sussex who are already dealing with biting budget cuts.

Thursday, 19th January 2017, 11:45 am
Updated Friday, 8th June 2018, 5:20 am
Sussex Police released footage from body-worn video camera of a man attacking two officers with a hammer in Crawley last year. Picture: Sussex Police SUS-170113-171344001

In this special investigation, reporter Michael Drummond reveals the shocking rate of violence against our officers.