Escalating installation costs have forced a project to install town-wide CCTV to be shelved.
Sidmouth is the first town to test out digital police advertisements at petrol stations in Devon and Cornwall.
Alcohol confiscated from underage drinkers has helped fundraise for five Sidmouth charities.
Crime increased in Sidmouth during the month of December, when compared to the same month last year.
Fights on the seafront, flying benches and a pensioner who stroked an officer's leg are among the things dealt with by Sidmouth police in 2018.
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