Sussex Police celebrated its 50th anniversary last year

These 13 pictures show the fascinating history of Sussex Police

From horses to helicopters, a lot has changed at Sussex Police over the last fifty years.

With 2018 now behind us, the force is saying goodbye to a fascinating year of celebrating its 50th anniversary.

A police bike circa 1923
A police bike circa 1923
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A slightly later incarnation of the police bike, the Norton Interpol 2
A slightly later incarnation of the police bike, the Norton Interpol 2
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The modern day police bike used by Sussex Police officers
The modern day police bike used by Sussex Police officers
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A picture of a police helicopter taken from a Patrol (police magazine) article published in January 1990
A picture of a police helicopter taken from a Patrol (police magazine) article published in January 1990
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