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Take a look in Kent Police appeals section to view the latest or click on each item below:

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Officers from the Kent Police Rural Liaison Team have been working with English Heritage and Natural England to ensure Sites of Special Scientific (SSS) interest are protected.(26 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141126_rural_policin.html

 

 

 

                                                   

Two burglars who stole jewellery worth thousands of pounds from homes in Medway and Gravesend have been jailed.(26November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141126_medway_graves.html

 

 

 

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Kent Police is expanding its community football scheme across the entire Isle of Sheppey in a bid to target anti-social behaviour.(26 November 2014)

For full article click ttp://www.kent.police.ukh/news/latest_news/141126_football.html

 

 

                                                   

 

School children in Otford and Shoreham have designed more than 40 road safety posters in an effort to encourage motorists to drive more responsibly.(26 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141126_otford_shoreh.html

 

 

                                                   

 

A man who raped a woman in her home after hitting her head repeatedly against a wall has been jailed for 11 years.(25 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141125_ross_gee.html

 

 

                                                   

 

Berhe Berhane, 22, found guilty of four charges of rape in Canterbury (25 Nov 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141125_Canterbury_ra.html

 

 

                                                   

 

Kent Police’s firearms surrender has been hailed as a success after more than 70 weapons were handed in to officers.(25 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141125_firearm_surre.html

 

 

                                                   

 

Police officers are appealing for witnesses following a report of a robbery in Snodland.(26 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/witness_appeals.html

 

 

                                                   

 

Detectives investigating a serious assault in Canterbury have arrested six men.(24 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141120_Canterbury_as.html

 

 

                                                   

 

A man who stole firewood collected for sale by two children has met them to apologise for his actions.(24 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/58914.html

 

 

                                                   

 

A man who bit part of another man’s ear off in an unprovoked attack has been jailed for three years and four months.(24 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141124_jamie_streatf.html

 

 

                                                   

 

Kent Police is appealing for witnesses after an elderly lady was reportedly burgled by a man claiming to be selling wrapping paper in Sheerness.(21 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141121_distraction.html

 

 

                                                   

 

A former finance officer will spend time behind bars after a jury found her guilty of siphoning nearly £250,000 from a car mechanics in Strood.(21 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/41121_stone.html

 

 

                                                      

 

A 17 year old boy has been charged in connection with a series of robberies in Ramsgate.(21 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141121_Thanet_arrest.html

 

 

                                                   

 

An 18 year-old driver has pleaded guilty to causing the death of a charity cyclist on the Old Thanet Way earlier this year.(21 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141121_Whitstable_dr.html

 

 

                                                   

 

James Hynd pleaded guilty in connection with incidents in Gravesend and Gillingham (21 Nov 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141121_casabi.html

 

 

                                                   

 

A man will appear at court charged with burglaries in Medway, Swale and Gravesend.(21 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141121_casabi.html

 

 

                                                   

 

Young people caught throwing paint and destroying plants at a school in Herne Bay have apologised as part of a restorative justice process.(21 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141121_Herne_Bay_RJ.html

 

 

                                                   

 

Shoppers in Maidstone are being given the opportunity to get their valuables protectively marked at a number of property marking events in the town centre.(21 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141121_property_mark.html

 

 

                                                   

 

 

A man has been sentenced to 47 weeks in prison after pleading guilty to handling stolen goods.(21 November 201)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141121_handling_stol.html

                                           

                                             

                                                     

 

A three-week campaign to target burglars across the south east has resulted in a reduction in offences, and over 30 people being charged.(21 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141121_castle_roundu.html

 

 

                                                   

 

 

Greg Piwowrczyka stole charity cash, an air rifle, a penknife and a CCTV monitor (20 Nov 2014)

Foir full details click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141110_Margate_-_bur.html

 

 

                                                   

 

 

 Detectives have released CCTV images of a group of people they would like to speak to in connection with a serious assault in Canterbury.(20 November 2014)

Detectives investigating a serious assault in Canterbury have arrested six men.(24 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141120_Canterbury_as.html    http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141120_Canterbury_as.html

 

 

                                                     

 

Police work with Thanet school to tackle traffic issues. PCSO England launches new walking challenge in Minster. (20th November 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141120_Thanet_mounta.html

 

                                                     

 

Sittingbourne man charged with fraud. Man due at Maidstone Crown Court on 28th November. (20th November 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141120_sittingbourne.html

 

                                                     

 

Man charged in connection with series of Hythe incidents. A 35-year-old man is due to appear in court. (20th November 2014)

For full articlle click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141120_hythe_burglar.html

 

                                                      

 

Man jailed for attempted rape in Yalding car park. Gavin Jones sentenced to 7 years after threatening teenager outside train station. (19 November 2014) 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141119_gavin_jones.html

 

                                                       

 

A man convicted of possessing class A drugs must sell his car or face an additional four month sentence.(19 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141119_poca_cocaine.htm

 

                                                        

 

Police are appealing for information following an assault that occurred in Military Road, Ramsgate in the early hours of Friday, 14 November 2014.(19 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141119_Thanet_assaul.html

 

                                                        

 

Police officers in Maidstone are appealing for information after two people were injured by items believed to have been thrown from a car.(19 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141119_maidstone_app.html

 

                                                       

 

Officers investigating an indecent exposure in Castle Avenue, Dover, have released a computer-generated image of a man they would like to speak with.(18 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141118_dover_indecen.html

 

                                                        

 

Convicted drug dealer ordered to sell his car. Gemsal Djemal's assets seized under the Proceeds of Crime Act. (19 November 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141119_poca_cocaine.html

 

                                                        

 

Pair jailed for Rochester burglary. Peter Hemsworth and Daniel Arnold jailed for combined total of almost six years. (19 November 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141119_hemsworth_arn.html

 

                                                         

 

Maidstone burglar who hid under blanket jailed. Przemek Chojnowski claimed he had simply been sleeping in victim's garden. (18 November 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141118__przemek_choj.html

 

                                                          

 

Gun owners take advantage of firearms surrender. First week of Kent Police's scheme hailed a success. (18 November 2014) 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141106_Countywide_-_.html

 

                                                           

 

Kent Police response to HMIC report on crime data. Inspectorate rules residents can have confidence in the force's crime figures. (18 November 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141118_hmic_findings.html

 

                                                      

 

A man from Chatham has been charged in connection with a number of incidents in Rainham and Gillingham.(17 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141117_charge_rainha.html

 

                                                       

 

A team of police officers from the Kent Special Constabulary is taking to the county’s roads this week to educate motorists of the dangers of speeding.(17 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141117_roadsafetywee.html

 

                                                        

 

Four people have been charged following two reported incidents in Cuxton in September.(17 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141117_cuxton_incide.html

 

                                                        

 

A former teaching assistant from Ashford is starting a three year jail sentence for sexual offences against children.(17 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141117_ashford_sex_o.html

 

                                                         

 

A man has been arrested following an early morning raid in Sittingbourne.(17 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141117_siitingbourne.html

 

                                                          

 

Officers treating a car fire as suspected arson would like to appeal for any witnesses to the incident to come forward.(17 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141117_Canterbury_ca.html

 

                                                         

 

Kent Police is appealing for witnesses after a fatal road traffic collision in Gravesend.(16 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141116_rtc.html

 

                                                        

 

A burglar has been sentenced to three years in prison after breaking into an elderly couple’s home in Maidstone.(15 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141115_doyle_burglar.html

                                               

                                                        

 

The 2014 SNAP Christmas disco is being held for young people in Maidstone on 12 December, with a Britain's Got Talent star headlining the event.(15 November 2014)

For full details clcik http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141115_snap_disco.html

 

                                                       

 

Two crime prevention events are being held in Yalding this month.(15 November 2014)

The events are designed to provide advice for residents in Yalding so they are aware of how they can protect their homes and their properties as the winter months approach.

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141115_yalding_event.html

 

                                                      

 

A man who punched and kicked his victim and then held him down as boiling hot water was poured on his back scarring him for life, has been jailed for 10 years.(14 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141114_two_jailed_fo.html

 

                                                    

 

Kent Police has carried out an operation in Thanet to target speeding drivers and promote road safety.(14 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141114_Thanet_drivin.html

 

                                                   

 

Five men and two women have been sentenced to a total of more than 16 years in prison after conspiring to target elderly people at supermarkets across Kent.

The offenders, all from the Dagenham area, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to steal and conspiracy to commit fraud after elderly people were conned out of thousands of pounds.(14 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141114_op_eureka.html

 

                                                    

 

Kent Police has charged another person as part of a crackdown on drugs in Thanet.  A 16 -year old boy has been charged with 13 drugs offences. (14 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141114_Thanet_drugsa.html

 

                                                    

 

Two men have been charged following reports of criminal damage in Canterbury.(14 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141114_Canterbury_cr.html

 

                                                    

 

Kent Police is warning pubs and restaurants in West Kent over a scam involving fake dry cleaning bills.

Officers have received reports that a man has been visiting licensed premises asking for money, claiming drinks have been spilled by staff over his partner’s clothes.(13 November 2014)

For full articl click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141113_dry_cleaning_.html

 

                                                    

 

A teenager from Herne Bay has been imprisoned after encouraging young girls to take indecent images and send them to him.(13 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141113_indecent_imag.html

 

                                                    

 

Detectives investigating a robbery in Maidstone have released a computer generated image of a man that they would like to speak to. (14 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141114_maidstone_rob.html

 

                                                   

 

Officers investigating a burglary in Shorne, near Gravesend, have released a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak with.(13 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141113_shorne_burgla.html

 

                                                    

 

Detectives investigating an attempted murder in Tunbridge Wells have released images of a distinctive mobile phone believed to have been taken from the victim.            (13 November 2014)

For full article click  http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141113_dorking-road_.html

 

                                                  

 

Officers investigating fuel thefts from service stations have released a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to.(13 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141113_fuel_thefts.html

 

                                                    

 

Eight people have been arrested after Kent Police officers discovered suspected stolen vehicles had been dismantled in Sheerness.(12 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141112_eight_arrests.html

 

                                                    

 

A 17-year-old man wanted for an alleged aggravated vehicle taking offence was arrested in Ashford with some thanks to members of the public.(12 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141112_arrest.html

 

                                                    

 

Three men have been charged with conspiracy to steal from motor vehicles across Kent.

The trio is accused of breaking in to vehicles to steal inbuilt satellite navigation systems across the county.(12 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141112_trio.html

 

                                                    

 

A burglar has been sentenced to a year in prison after burgling a house in Swanley.(12 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141112_burglary_sent.html

 

                                                    

 

A 21 year-old man will appear in court later this month charged with robbing a pizza takeaway in Chatham earlier this year.(12 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141112_dominos.html

 

                                                   

 

Kent Police is warning residents against rogue traders who may be using fake leaflets to offer services such as roof repairs and gardening.(12 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141112_roofing_fraud.html

 

                                                   

 

Two Margate men have been jailed for more than six years for drugs offences.(11 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141111_Ramsgate_drug.html

 

                                                    

 

A man from Gravesend who evaded justice for 25-years after brutally raping a teenager in her Sittingbourne home has been jailed following a trial at Maidstone Crown Court. (11 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141111_cold_case_rap.html

 

                                                    

 

A teenager has been jailed for a one-night burglary spree in Sittingbourne as a campaign to target burglars across the south east region continues.(11 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141111_burglary_camp.html

 

                                                    

 

A 15 year old boy from Aylesham has been charged with a house burglary in West Hougham, theft from a camper van and possession of cannabis.(10 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141110_teenager_char.html

 

                                                   

 

A man has been sent to prison after masquerading as a woman on the internet to encourage young boys to carry out sexual acts via webcams.(10 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141110_sexual_offenc.html

 

                                                    

 

Kent Police has released details of its most wanted burglary suspects as part of a campaign running throughout the South East.(10 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141110_most_wanted.html

 

                                                    

 

Man charged following Herne Bay burglary. Four more arrests as campaign to target burglars continues. (07 November 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141107_HerneBay_burg.html

 

                                                    

 

Kent Police launches firearms surrender. Unwanted guns and ammunition can be handed in to station front counters. (07 November 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141106_Countywide_-_.html

 

                                                     

 

A man who shared thousands of child abuse images from a computer at his Tunbridge Wells home has been sentenced to more than two years in prison.(06 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141102_indecent_imag.html

 

                                                     

 

Kent Police is appealing for information following a collision in Ramsgate.(05 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141105_Thanet_collis.html

 

                                                     

 

A man who bombarded a woman with thousands of threatening texts and phone calls has been jailed for 17 months.(05 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141105_charlie_brook.html

 

                                                     

 

Kent Police is appealing for witnesses following a single vehicle collision on the M2 in which six people were reportedly injured.(05 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141105_rtc_m2_lb_j5.html

 

                                                     

 

Kent Police is asking for the public’s help to reunite a war medal with its rightful owner.(05 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141105_war_medal.html

 

                                                    

 

A man has been charged in connection with two bank robberies in Hythe and Maidstone.(04 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141103_coxheath_robb.html

 

                                                    

 

Gardeners and other residents are invited to attend a free crime prevention event in Westerham, Sevenoaks, this weekend.(04 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141104_westerham_pro.html

 

                                                    

 

A man who used an internet chat room to convince a teenager to have sex with him for cash has been jailed for six years.(04 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141104_daniel_gribbi.html

 

                                                    

 

Four Kent Police Constables who helped a man in a life-threatening situation in a supermarket car park were among those honoured a commendation awards ceremony. (04 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141104_awards_ceremo.html

 

                                                    

 

A man has been jailed for nine years for a string of child sex offences.(04 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141104_Folkestone_bu.html

 

                                                    

 

Kent Police is appealing for witnesses to a collision involving a police car in Ashford.(05 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141105_polac.html

 

                                                    

 

Officers from Kent Police have arrested a 44 year old man in connection with a robbery at a bank in Maidstone. (03 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141103_coxheath_robb.html

 

                                                   

 

An online initiative by Kent Police to reunite stolen property with its rightful owners has now been rolled out across the entire county.

A new section of the Kent Police website called ‘Is It Yours?’ was launched earlier this year, containing photos of items seized during enforcement operations, but where the true owner has not been identified.(03 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141103_op_castle_wee.html

 

 

                                                   

 

Five arrests have been made in Dover as part of a campaign to target burglars across the south east region.(03 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141103_Dover_handlin.html

 

                                                    

 

Police are appealing for information after a man sustained face and rib injuries following an assault in Ramsgate.(3 November 2014))

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141103_ramsgate_assa.html

 

                                                    

 

Police officers investigating a theft in Maidstone town centre have released an image of a man they would like to speak to. (03 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141103_jewellers_app.html

                                      

                                                   

 

Officers investigating fraudulent cash transactions totalling thousands of pounds have released CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to.(03 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141103_dartford_frau.html

 

                                                   

 

Police officers are appealing for witnesses after a fatal collision in Teynham.(1 November 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141101_teynham_appea.html

 

                                                    

 

A man who forced his way into a woman’s home, punched her in the face and stole her phone has been jailed for more than five years.(31 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141031_hernebay_burg.html

 

                                                   

 

A Whitstable man has been jailed for 16 years for historic child sex offences today (Friday 31 October) at Canterbury Crown Court.(31 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141014_Whitstable_ch.html

 

                                                    

 

A Rainham man has been jailed for almost five years after he admitted sexually grooming a vulnerable teenager.(31 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141031_sennett.html

 

                                                   

 

A taxi driver has been jailed for six years after sexually assaulting one of his passengers. (31 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141031_james.html

 

                                                   

 

Officers have been raising awareness of burglary and offering crime prevention advice to residents living in Dartford, Gravesend, Medway and Swale in support of a cross-county campaign.(31 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141031_north_burglar.html

 

                                                   

 

A man has been charged with a burglary in Margate. (31 October 2014)

For full details click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141031_Thanet_burgla.html

 

                                                   

 

Kent Police is appealing for witnesses to come forward following a serious collision in Romney Marsh. (31 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141031_East_-_Brookl.html

 

                                                    

 

Nettlestead crime prevention morning. The event will be held on 1 November between 10am and midday. (30 Oct 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141030_nettlestead_e.html

 

                                                    

 

Broadstairs man jailed for sexually abusing four girls. Gary Rolph, 55 from Prince Charles Road, jailed for 17 years. (30 Oct 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141030_broadstairs_m.html

 

                                                     

 

Man charged as burglary campaign continues. A man has been charged with burglary in Maidstone. (30 Oct 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141029_burglary_char.html

 

                                                     

 

New Rural Task Force launched by Kent Police. The new dedicated unit will directly target those who harm rural communities. (29 Oct 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141029_Countywide_-_.html

 

                                                      

 

Two men have been arrested and charged in relation to a robbery in Minster, Thanet.(28 October 2014)

For full article clickhttp://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141028_thanet_robber.html

 

                                                      

 

Police officers and PCSOs in Dover will be targeting anti-social behaviour as part of a clampdown on incidents reported around Halloween.(28 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141029_Dover_Hallowe.html

 

                                                      

 

Police investigating an alleged assault in Ashford on Friday morning (24 October) have charged a man.(28 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141028_ashford_assau.html

 

                                                      

 

New Rural Task Force launched by Kent Police. The new dedicated unit will directly target those who harm rural communities. (29 October 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141029_Countywide_-_.html

 

                                                      

 

Kent Police is appealing for people with information regarding a burglary in Ramsgate to come forward.(28 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141028_thanet_shop.html

 

                                                     

                             

Emergency services, including Kent Police, and engineers attended a gas leak in South Park Road, Maidstone at 3:40pm on 27 October.(28 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141027_Maidstone_-_g.html

 

                                                     

 

Designated police vehicles will target antisocial behaviour in parts of West Kent next Friday as part of a clampdown on incidents reported around Halloween.(27 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141027_halloween_wes.html

 

                                                     

 

A burglar is starting a five-year prison sentence after being found guilty of an offence in Dunton Green, as police forces in the south east launch a campaign to tackle burglary.(27 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141027_burglary_camp.html

 

                                                   

 

Three people have been arrested during the latest enforcement action by Kent Police to tackle drug offences in Tunbridge Wells.(27 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141027_drugs_arrests.html

 

                                                   

 

Police are appealing for information after a man reportedly absconded from Standford Hill Prison on the Isle of Sheppey. Police were altered to the incident at 1.10pm on Thursday, 23 October 2014.(27 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141027_absconded.html

 

                                                     

 

Officers from the serious collision investigation unit are appealing for information following a fatal collision that occurred in the lorry parking area of the STOP24 services near junction 11 of the M20. The incident occurred at around 11pm on Saturday, 25 October.(26 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141026_fatal_m20_lor.html

 

                                                    

 

A man who stole a car at knifepoint the day after being released from prison has been jailed for four years.(24 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141024_mark_heard_se.html

 

                                                    

 

A Gravesend man has been jailed for six years after he was found guilty of rape.(24 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141024_salhi.html

 

                                                    

 

A Folkestone man who threatened to stab his victim after stealing his bike has been jailed.(24 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141024_ramsgate_jail.html

 

                                                    

 

Three people have been arrested on suspicion of theft from motor vehicle after police were called to Bearsted.(24October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141024_bearsted_vehi.html

                              

                                                   

 

Kent Police has released CCTV images of potential witnesses they would like to trace in connection with a serious assault in Gillingham.(24 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141024_cctv_witnesse.html

 

                                                  

 

A man who sold stolen jewellery using a false identity has been sentenced to four years in prison.(23 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141023_thanet-handli.html

 

                                                   

 

Kent Police was called to Church Walk in Headcorn shortly before 9am on the morning of 22 October to a report of a deceased man being found.(23 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141022_headcorn_susp.html

 

                                                    

 

A Ramsgate couple who ran an underground operation to smuggle people out of the UK have been jailed.(22 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141022_Ramsgate_-_pe.html

 

                                                    

 

An armed robber who carried out a violent raid at a Sittingbourne newsagents has been jailed for five years.(23 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141023_sittingbourne.html

 

                                                    

 

A man has been charged in connection with a serious collision on the M26 earlier this year.

Three people were killed and eight others injured – including three seriously – in the multi-vehicle incident on Wednesday 16 April 2014. (23 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141023_m26_rtc_charg.html

 

                                                    

 

Police in Kent, Sussex, Surrey, and Thames Valley are to work together to target cross-county burglars as the clocks go back.(23 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141023_burglary_camp.html

 

                                                     

 

Kent Police is investigating a report of an assault which took place in Black Bull Road, Folkestone  at 6.40pm on Wednesday 22 October.(23 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141023_dover_appeal.html

 

                                                     

 

Officers investigating a sexual assault in Rope Walk, Chatham, have released a computer-generated image of a man they would like to speak to.(23 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141023_efit_rope_wal.html

 

                                                    

 

Two men are both facing jail terms after holding up a Post Office in St Mary’s Bay, near Dymchurch.(22 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/142210_stmarys_robbe.html

 

                                                      

 

Detectives are appealing for information following an assault in Tunbridge Wells which left a teenager suffering a broken jaw.(22 October2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141022_assault_tunbr.html

 

                                                     

 

Kent Police is appealing for anyone with information about a burglary in Deal to come forward.(22 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141022_Deal_-_burgla.html

 

                                                    

 

A 30 year old man faces a jail sentence after detectives were able to prove he carried out a sexual assault from DNA left on the victim’s clothes.(22 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141022_op_michigan.html

 

                                                    

 

A man who caught with drugs and machete on him during a stop check has been jailed for seven years. (21 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141021_man_jailed_ma.html

 

                                                     

 

Detectives in Sevenoaks are investigating after a burglar conned his way into a man’s house while posing as a police officer.(21 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141013_police_office.html

 

                                                    

 

Officers investigating a suspected burglary in Standen Grove, Sittingbourne, have released a computer-generated image of a man they would like to speak to.(21 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141021_sittingbourne.html

 

                                                    

 

Police have released an e-fit image of a man they are keen to speak with in relation to two suspicious incidents around a school in Dover.(21 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141021_efit_dover_su.html

 

                                                    

 

Kent Police has charged 26 year-old Joshua Caird, of Almond Road in Dartford, with murder.(20 October  2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141018__Dartford_mur.html

 

                                                   

 

An area within Westgate-on-Sea is to come under a new Designated Dispersal Order to give police more powers to tackle anti-social behaviour. (20 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141020_thanet_disper.html

 

                                                   

 

A drug dealer who was arrested following a police chase in Tunbridge Wells has been jailed for 14 months. (20 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141020_shamim_miah.html

 

                                                    

 

A Swanley man is to serve eight months in prison for possession with intent to supply drugs, handling stolen goods and possessing a stun gun following a warrant at his home.(20 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141020_drugs_sentenc.html

 

                                                   

 

Officers in Tunbridge Wells are asking residents to look out for the signs of attempts by criminals to steal identities.(20 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141020_mail_theft.html

 

                                                    

 

A man has appeared at Canterbury Crown Court charged with attempted murder.(20 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141020_op_wagtail_pc.html

 

                                                     

 

Kent Police has arrested a 26-year-old man on suspicion of murder following the discovery of a body at the scene of a vehicle fire in Dartford.(19 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141018__Dartford_mur.html

 

                                                    

 

Kent Police is appealing for witnesses to come forward following a road traffic collision on the Wainscott Bypass in Medway.(19 Oc tober 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141019_Medway_A289_s.html

 

                                                    

 

Police investigating an unprovoked alleged assault on a bus driver in Ashford are releasing a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to.(17 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141017_bus_driver.html


 

                                                   

 

Kent Police is appealing for witnesses to a fatal road collision which occurred this morning near Linton.

A collision was reported between a motorbike and a van on Staplehurst Road, at around 8am this morning (17 October.)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141017_marden_seriou.html

 

                                                    

 

Kent Police has launched a murder investigation after a body was found at the scene of a vehicle fire in Rowhill Road, Dartford at 6.20am on 18 October 2014

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141018__Dartford_mur.html

 

                                                    

 

An Ashford man has been jailed for sexually abusing a boy and downloading indecent images of children.(17 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141017_Ashford_indec.html

 

                                                   

 

 

A man who tried to disguise himself with make-up to rob several travel agents has been sentenced to 28 years in prison today (Friday 17 October).

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140915_SCD_-_travel_.html

 

                                                    

 

A man has been jailed for six months after he cycled along Tonbridge High Street whilst brandishing a large knife.(17 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141017_lewis_o%27brien.html

 

                                                    

 

A rapist who subjected his victim to a terrifying knife point ordeal and threatened to kill her if she told anyone has been found guilty. (17 October 2014)

For full details clack http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141017_rapist_guilty.html

 

                                                    

 

A trained medic who sexually assaulted three women under the guise of performing medical assessments has been imprisoned.(16 October 2014)

For full article click  http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141016_john_franklin.html

 

                                                   

 

Figures published today by the Office of National Statistics show a 10.9% increase in recorded crime in Kent for the period July 2013 to June 2014, compared with the previous 12 months. (16 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141016_crimestats.html

 

                                                   

 

Three teenagers have been charged with vehicle offences and criminal damage.(16 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141016_deal_charges.html

 

                                                   

 

Detectives investigating an attempted robbery in Chatham have released an image of a man they would like to speak to.(16 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141016_cctv_attempt_.html

 

                                                   

 

Kent Police is appealing for witnesses to a fatal road collision which occurred this morning (15 October) on the London-bound carriage way of the M20.(15 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/151014_m20_collision.html

 

                                                   

 

Officers investigating a robbery at a newsagent in Rusthall are appealing for the public’s help (14 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141014_rusthall_appe.html

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Kent Police is appealing for witnesses to an unprovoked assault on a student in Canterbury.(14 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141014_Canterbury_as.html

 

                                                   

 

Detectives investigating a report of a burglary in Gravesend are appealing for information.(13 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141013_gravesend_bur.html

 

                                                   

 

Man ordered to repay £15,000 gained through crime. Ian McLaren was jailed for drugs offences last year. (16 Oct 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141016_gravesend_poc.html

 

                                                     

 

Gillingham man charged with attempted murder. Stephen Nowlan, 33, of Canterbury Street, Gillingham, will appear before magistrates. (16 Oct 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141016_op_tranquil_c.html

 

                                                     

 

Chatham man jailed for attempted murder. Darren Ford tried to strangle 14-year-old girl to death. (15 Oct 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141015_op_lionheart.html

 

                                                      

 

National recognition for Rural Liaison Team. Kent Police wins big at NFU Mutual Country Crime Fighters Awards. (14 Oct 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141014_nfu_award.html

 

                                                     

 

Warning to motorists after weather-related incidents. Slow down and keep your distance. (13 Oct 2014) 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141013_driving_rain.html

 

                                                    

 

An appeal for witnesses has been made following a collision between a marked Kent Police car and a taxi in Margate (12 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141012_polac_margate.html

 

                                                   

    

Kent Police is appealing for information after a cannabis factory worth hundreds of thousands of pounds was discovered in Gravesend. (11 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141011_gravesend_can.html

 

                                                   

A 23 year-old man will appear in court later this month charged with robbing a pizza takeaway in Chatham earlier this year.(10 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141010_chatham_pizza.html

 

                                                   

A man has been charged in connection with an attempted armed robbery at a jewellers in Ramsgate (10 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141010_ramsgate_robb.html

 

                                                   

 

Two brothers guilty of burgling homes in Broadstairs have been sentenced to 29 months in prison each.(10 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141010_broadstairs_b.html

 

                                                   

 

Kent Police has arrested five men as part of a continuing operation to tackle nuisance drivers in Ramsgate.(10 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141010_thanet_disper.html

 

                                                   

         

Detectives investigating a report of an assault in Rainham have issued an efit image of a man they would like to talk to.(10 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141010_efit_assault_.html

 

                                                   

Kent Police is warning businesses in East Kent to be wary of a fraudster operating in the area.(10 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141010_ticket_scam.html

 

                                                   

Police are appealing for witnesses after a car was damaged in Maidstone.(10 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uhk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141010_maidstone_cri.html

 

                                                   

 

Officers are appealing to members of the public to help locate a 48 year-old man missing from the Medway area.(09 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/missing_people/pages/141009_Medway_missin.html

 

                                                   

 

A Gravesend burglar who tricked his way into an elderly woman's house has been jailed.(09 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141009_krok.html

 

                                                   

 

A burglar who targeted the porches of homes in Margate and Whitstable has been jailed for nearly two and a half years.(09 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141009_burglar_jaile.html

 

                                                   

 

A man arrested on suspicion of supplying class A drugs in Tunbridge Wells is set to appear in court next month.(8 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141008_twells_nokong.html

 

                                                   

Detectives investigating an incident in Chatham are asking for witnesses to come forward. (8 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141008_chatham.html

 

                                                   

A man who stole his housemate’s bank card and used it to withdraw cash from her account has been jailed for 22 months. (8 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141008_dartford_burg.html

 

                                                   

Kent Police is appealing for information following a reported attempted robbery in Chatham.(2 October 2014)

For full details click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141007_robb.html

 

                                                   

 

Kent Police is appealing for information after a horse’s tail was cut off at a riding centre for disabled people.(7 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141007_darenth_horse.html

 

                                                   

A man charged with witness intimidation has been remanded in custody by the courts. (7 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141007_nartey.html

 

                                                   

Kent Police is responding to concerns over so-called ‘boy racers’ who cause a nuisance and a danger on the A2070 in Ashford.(7 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141007_ashford_racer.html

 

                                                   

Kent Police is appealing for information after a man was found injured in Northfleet. (6 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141006_injured.html

 

                                                   

Detectives are appealing for the public’s help after an attempted robbery in Tunbridge Wells.(6 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141006_camden_road_r.html

 

                                                   

Kent Police is appealing for information after a man kicked a schoolboy off his bicycle before riding away on it.(6 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141006_margate_bike_.html

 

                                                    

Police have released an e-fit image of a man they are keen to speak with in connection with an incident in Victoria Park, Jemmett Road, Ashford, between 9am and 10am on Saturday, 13 September 2014. ( 6 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141006_efit_image.html

 

                                                     

Kent Police is appealing for the public’s help after a prisoner absconded from HMP Standford Hill on Sheppey.(6 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141005_absonder_appe.html

 

                                                   

A dispersal area has been launched in Sheerness in response to residents’ concerns about anti-social behaviour. (6 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141006_business_chan.html

 

                                                   

Kent Police is urging businesses, particularly retailers and food outlets, to be alert to a scam that could see them tricked out of cash from their till.(6 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141006_business_chan.html

 

                                                   

A man from Dover who was charged with a public order offence has been given a 12-month community order, sentenced to 80-hours of unpaid work and ordered to pay £520 court costs.( 6 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141006_dover_public_.html

 

                                                   

Police have released an e-fit image of a man they would like to speak to in relation to a sexual assault in on Tuesday 23 September in Canterbury city centre.(3 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141003_canterbury_se.html

 

                                                   

Kent Police is appealing for information after a man was assaulted in Love Lane, Canterbury, on Saturday 20 September.(3 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141003_canterbury_as.html

 

                                                   

Kent Police detectives investigating a robbery in Hythe have released CCTV images of a man they believe may be able to assist with their enquiries.

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141002_hythe_robbery.html

 

                                                   

 Police investigating an assault in Dover are appealing for witnesses to come forward.(2 October 2014)

 For full article click   http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141002_dover_assault.html

 

                                                   

Officers are appealing for any witnesses to a disturbance at The Green in Lydd at 9pm on 13 September to come forward. (2 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141002_lydd_assault.html

 

                                                   

Detectives investigating a report of an assault in Lower Halstow in August have released an efit image of a man they would like to speak to. (1 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141001_assault_lower.html

 

                                                  

Detectives investigating a report of a sexual assault in Lordswood have released an efit image of a man they would like to speak to. (1 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/141001_efit_lordswoo.html

 

                                                   

Officers investigating reports of a man deceiving people for cash are appealing for any further victims to contact police.(29 September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/140929_sittingbourne.html

 

                                                   

Kent Police is appealing for information following the attempted robbery of a teenager in Canterbury Road, Westgate-on-Sea.(29 September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/140929_westgate_robb.html

 

                                                   

Officers are appealing for witnesses after a man was reported to have looked under a public toilet cubicle as it was being used by a woman in Tunbridge Wells.(29 September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/140929_voyeurism_twe.html

 

                                                   

Two men have been arrested after a man was robbed of a quantity of cash in Sittingbourne. (3 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141003_sittingbourne.html

 

                                                   

A man has been charged in connection with an assault in Gravesend. (3 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141003_Gravesend_ass.html

 

                                                   

Four men are in custody this afternoon following a drugs operation in Deal.(3 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141003_deal_drugs_wa.html

 

                                                   

Two Dover men have appeared in court, via the virtual court system, charged with burglary.(3 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/14100_dover_burglary.html

 

                                                   

Two men are in police custody following a drugs operation in Snodland.(3 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141003_snodland_warr.html

 

                                                   

A Chatham man who strangled his former partner until she passed out has been jailed for attempted murder.(3 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141003_hamilton.html

 

                                                   

A man has been convicted of masquerading as a woman on the internet to encourage young boys to carry out sexual acts via webcams. (3 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141003_ford_convicti.html

 

                                                   

A Canterbury man who swore a vow of celibacy and previously lived in a religious temple for 10 years has been jailed for a series of sexual assaults.(2 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141002_canterbury_kr.html

 

                                                   

A man will appear in court later this month charged over two shoplifting offences in Sevenoaks. (2 October 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/141002_sevenoaks_sho.html

 

                                                   

Police officers in west Kent have been giving advice and guidance around new proof of age cards, as part of a nationwide campaign to promote responsible drinking. (30 September 2014) For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/300914_west_acpo_alc.html

 

                                                   

A burglar who targeted two houses while the children and parents who lived there were home has been jailed for three years.(30 September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140930_bignall_burgl.html

                                                   

A homeless man who was forensically linked to a burglary in Aylesford is starting a prison sentence of more than two years.(29 September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140929_aylesford_bur.html

                                                   

Two men have been sent to prison after burgling homes in Medway.(29 September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140929_medway_burgla.html

                                                     

Kent Police is appealing for information following a report of a sexual assault in Friston Recreational Ground, Friston Way, Rochester, between 7.40am and 7.50am on Sunday 14 September.(26 September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/140926_sexual_assaul.html

                                                   

Detectives investigating an attempted robbery in Maidstone are appealing for anyone with information to come forward.(26 September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/140926_maidstone_att.html

 

                                                   

A former male nurse who called himself ‘Meatmarketman’ when communicating on a fetish internet chat room has been jailed for the sexual grooming of a teenage girl.(26 September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140721_East_-_Canter.html

                                                   

A total of 157 cannabis plants have been seized by Kent Police after officers attended an address in Lancaster Gardens, Herne Bay on 24 September.(26 September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140925_hernebay_drug.html

                                                   

Officers investigating reports of a theft of a handbag from a 90-year-old woman in Broadstairs on Wednesday 24 September are appealing for any witnesses to come forward. (26 September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/140925_broadstairs_t.html

                                                   

Kent Police is concerned for the welfare of a 75-year-old woman missing from her home in Tonbridge.

Ann Barham-Clayton was last seen at her Barden Road home in the early hours of this morning (Wednesday 24 September) and was reported missing soon afterwards.

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/missing_people/pages/140924_tonbridge_mis.html

                                                    

Kent Police were called at 1.40pm after a woman's body was discovered in the River Medway, Tonbridge, close to Haysden Country Park.

The body has not been formally identified but the family members of a woman reported missing from the Tonbridge area yesterday (24 September) have been informed.(26 September 2014)

Detectives are appealing for witnesses following a report of a robbery in Maidstone. (25 September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/140924_robbery_appea.html

                                                   

Kent Police is appealing for information following the attempted robbery of a woman in Eynsford High Street. (25 September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/140924_eynsford_bag_.html

                                                   

Kent Police has arrested three people as part of an investigation into reports of high-value bicycle thefts across Medway and Swale. (28 September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140926_bicycle_theft.html

                                                    

Detectives investigating the theft of high value bicycles in Maidstone are appealing for information.(25 September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/140924_maidstone_bik.html

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A man is to appear in crown court charged with a series of burglary and fraud offences in Dover.

Police received a report of a burglary at a house in Abbey Road, Dover on 16 September and within hours recovered the stolen property and arrested a suspect.(25 September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140925_dover_burglar.html

                                                   

Collision investigators are appealing for information after a woman died in Gravesend. (24 September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/140924_serious_colli.html

                                                   

Officers are appealing for witnesses following a collision in Gravesend.(24 September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/140923_collision_val.html

                                                   

Kent Police facilitated a peaceful protest at Dover Eastern Docks on Saturday 27 September.( 28 September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140923_dover_trucker.html

                                                    

A small group of protestors held a short demonstration outside the Port of Dover, which passed off peacefully. Only one person was reported for summons for wilful obstruction of a highway.

Kent Police is aware that a demonstration is planned for the weekend of 27/28 September at Dover Eastern Docks and preparations are well underway to ensure that it is safe and peaceful for all concerned.(24 September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140923_dover_trucker.html

                                                    

Kent Police is appealing for information after a haul of suspected stolen goods was seized.(23 September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/140922_suspected_sto.html

                                                    

Officers investigating the alleged assault of an 11-year-old boy have released a computer-generated image of a man they would like to speak to. (23 September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/140922_ashford_assau.html

                                                   

Kent Police is investigating after receiving a report that a child’s shoulder and hair were grabbed by an unknown woman at Bluewater on Saturday 20 September

For full article click  http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/140922_bluewater_ass.html

                                                    

Kent Police is appealing for witnesses to come forward after a woman and two men were left injured during an altercation in Canterbury (23 September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/140922_Canterbury_as.html

                                                    

Kent Police is appealing for information after a woman was punched in the face in Cheriton High Street (23 September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/140923_cheriton_assa.html

                                                    

A man has been arrested following a report of a sexual assault near to the junction of Watts Avenue and Maidstone Road, Rochester, on 20 September. (26 September 2014)

Steven Lee Kinsella, aged 38, of High Street, Rochester, has been charged with sexual assault. He appeared at Medway Magistrates’ Court on Friday 26 September where he was remanded to prison.

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140926_charge_sexual.html

                                                    

Police are appealing for information following a sexual assault in Rochester in the early hours of Saturday morning, 20 September 2014. (23 September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/140923_sexual_assaul.html

                                                    

An appeal for information has been issued after a motorcyclist sustained serious head injuries following a road traffic collision in Petham (23 September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/140923_Petham_rtc.html

                                                    

A burglar who broke into a woman's Sittingbourne home to steal her purse has been jailed. (23September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140922_sittingbourne.htm

                                                    

Almost 100 individuals were tasked to patrol North and East Kent as part of Kent Police's latest operation to crackdown on rural crime.(23 September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140922_nonagon.htm

                                                    

 Kent Police officers and special officers took to the streets of Dover in a bid to deter motorists from speeding and to offer advice on road safety.(23 September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140922_dover_traffic.html

                                                   

Police investigating an alleged stabbing in East Farleigh have released a computer-generated image of a man they would like to speak to. (19 September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/140919_east_farleigh.html

                                                   

Kent Police is appealing for witnesses to a reported Gillingham assault that left a man with a fractured leg and facial injuries. (22 September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/appeals/witness_appeals/pages/140921_gbh.html

                                                   

Kent Police is reminding homeowners, particularly the elderly and vulnerable, to beware of bogus builders after five people were sentenced.  (22 September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140914_BuildersSente.html

                                                   

Two teenagers have been charged in connection with a robbery in Ditton.(21September 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140921_ditton.html

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Officiers seaching for a man last seen at Canterbury Crown Court on 18 August have made an arrest (19 Sept 2014)

For full article click khttp://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140919_thanet_arrest.html

                                                    

A man is due to appear in court charged with online fraud carried out in Herne Bay (19 Sept 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140919_hernebay_thef.html

                                                   

Officers from Kent Police Serious Collision Investigation Unit have charged an 18 year old woman in connection with a fatal road traffic collision early this year.(19 Sept 2014) for full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140919_fatal_charge.html

                                                    

A man from Tonbridge who used company accounts to buy electronic items has been ordered to pay back nearly £30,000.(19 Sept 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140919_poca_hearing.html

                                                   

A man is due to appear in court today (19 September) following an incident in Ramsgate on 17 September.(19 Sept 2014)

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140919_ramsgate_bmw.html

                                                   

Officers working across East Kent will be promoting responsible drinking and targeting alcohol-related crime and disorder as part of a week of action starting today (Friday 19 September 2014).

For full article click http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140919_east_kent_acp.html

                                                   

 

Kent Police to start using Body Worn Video. Officers in Maidstone, Medway and Thanet will use the state-of-the-art cameras. (17 Sept 2014) 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140917_Countywide_-_.html

                                                    

Man jailed for seven years after rape conviction. Ben Leapman was sentenced at Maidstone Crown Court. (16 Sept 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140916_leapman_sente.html

                                                    

SNAP disco returns for new school year. The event for 11-16 year olds is held in Maidstone. (16 Sept 2014) 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140916_snap_disco.html

                                                    

Gravesham burglar behind bars for conspiracy. Ion Vaduva conspiring to burgle five addresses in the district. (15 Sept 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140915_vaduva.html

                                                    

Father-son team jailed for cannabis cultivation. Steven Miller, 51, and his son Tyler, 23, grew drugs in a factory at their home. (15 Sept 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140915_miller_drugs.html

                                                    

Family tribute follows fatal Kemsing collision. Officers renew appeal for information into death of James Nicholas on 23rd August. (15 Sept 2014) 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140910_james_nichola.html

                                                    

Pair charged with Gillingham burglary. Jodie Humber and Paul Gregory to appear in court on 6 October. (13 Sept 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140913_gillingham_bu.html

                                                    

Maidstone robber jailed for petrol garage raid. Rodney Grannum sentenced to 21 months in prison. (11 Sept 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140911_rodney_Grannu.html

                                                    

Man jailed for reviewing child abuse images. Stephen Thompson caught with more than 700 images on his laptop computer. (11 Sept 2014) 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/Maidstone_-_Stephen_.html

                                                    

Three charged with criminal damage in Rainham. Nine vehicles and a plant pot were reportedly damaged on 6 September. (10 Sept 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140910_criminal_dama.html

 

                                                   

Rochester property issued with closure order. Crack house closure issued after officers in Medway responded to concerns of drug abuse, disorder and nuisance. (10 Sept 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140910_crack_house_c.html

 

                                                       

Pair jailed for Greenhithe burglary. Burglars got a combined sentence of six-and-a-half years. (10 Sept 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140910_greenhithe.html

 

                                                    

Taxi driver guilty of sexually assaulting woman. Incident occurred in Gillingham in November last year. (9 Sept 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/Gillingham_-_Taxi_dr.html

 

                                                    

Gravesend arsonist jailed. Jake Walters almost trapped a mother and her two children in a revenge fire. (9th Sept 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140909_walters.html

 

                                                    

Sex offender jailed for four years. Matthew Woodgate preyed on children in Ashford. (5th Sept 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140905_woodgate_sent.html

 

                                                    

Convicted Ashford sex offender admits further offences. Jeremy Smith sentenced to life imprisonment. (5 Sept 2014)

For full artticle click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140905_SCD_-_Ashford.html

 

                                                    

Officer reunites soldier with missing medal. Former Guardsman discovered medal missing, believed stolen, 18 years ago. (5 Sept 2014) 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140905_medals.html

 

                                                    

Man jailed for racially aggravated offence. Mark Conroy pleaded guilty to the offence, which occurred in Headcorn. (3 Sept 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140903_headcorn_sent.html

 

                                                    

Tribute paid to Dover motorcyclist. Friends and family have paid tribute to Cameron Bracey. (2 Sept 2014) 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140902_motorcyclist_.html

 

                                                    

Charing man jailed for violent attack of ex-partner. The 23 year old was sentenced to three years in prioson. (30 August 2014) 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140830_DV_charing_se.html

 

                                                    

Former sweet shop owner jailed for historic sex offences. Edwin Griggs was sentenced to 15 months for incidents between 1974 and 1981. (29 August 2014) 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140829_sweet_shop_se.html

                                                    

Men charged with a Gillingham burglary. Three Gravesend men are due to appear before magistrates in October following a burglary in Darland Avenue on 13 August. (29 August 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140829_darland_ave_g.html

                                                    

Woman charged in connection with two thefts at Kent Hospital. The 30 year old is due to attend court on 12 September. (29 August 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140829_hospital_thef.html

 

                                                    

Police arrest man in connection with Ashford assault. A 22 year old man was arrested following the incident on Wednesday 20 August. (28 August 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140828_ashford_assau.html

                                                    

Collision investigators renew appeal following Petham incident. Fatal road traffic collision happened at 2:45pm on Wednesday 20 August. (28 Aug 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140828_petham_collis.html

                                                    

Is This Yours? New initiative to unite owners with their missing property. (27 August 2014) 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140827_is_it_yours.html

 

                                                    

Safety advice to be issued at charity fun day. Representatives from Kent Police and other agencies will be at Bluewater on Saturday 30 August. (26 August 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140826_bluewater_cha.html

 

                                                    

Teenagers charged with Sittingbourne burglaries. Pair were stopped in a car on the M2 in the early hours of 21 August. (26 August 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140826_sbourne.html

 

                                                   

Appeal after man absconds from prison. Liam White has absconded from an open prison on the Isle of Sheppey. (25 August 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140825_prison_abscon.html

 

                                                    

Detectives issue fresh appeal for attempted rape suspect. Christopher Adjei left Canterbury Crown Court around 3pm on 18 August. (22 August 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140818_suspectsearch.html

 

                                                    

Officers on patrol to prevent violet crime. Targeting resources over the Bank Holiday Weekend. (22 August 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140822_bankhol.html

 

                                                    

Tackling anti-social behaviour on Leysdown and Warden can take part in free football coaching. (22 August 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140822_football_asb_.html

 

                                                    

Six arrested in police blitz on rural crime in Ashford. More than 40 per cent reduction in burglary other than dwelling offences. (21 August 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140821_rural_crime_d.html

 

                                                    

Nuisance bike seized in West Malling. Police encourage residents to report anti social behaviour. (21 August 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140821_nuisance_bike.html

 

                                                    

Second man charged in connection with Folkestone murder. A 39 year-old man from the town is due to appear via video link on 21st August. (20 August 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140820_allman_murder.html

 

                                                    

Dover taxi driver behind bars after sexually assaulting two women. The 22 year-old was jailed for three years and recommended for deportation. (20 August 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140820_dover_taxi_se.html

 

                                                   

Man charged in connection with Margate burglary. The 25 year-old man will appear in court on 12 September. (20 August 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140820_margate_botd.html

 

                                                    

Man charged in connection with series of incidents in Ramsgate. The 32 year-old man was due to attend court on 19 August. (19 August 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140819_ramsgate_robb.html

 

                                                    

Ashford man jailed for indecent image offences. Nicholas Axon was imprisoned for four years and four months. (19 August 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140819_ashford_man.html

 

                                                    

Police investigating shed burglaries in Whitstable make two arrests. Detectives have received seven reports since 31st July. (19 August 2014)

For full articlel click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140819_otd_arrests_w.html

 

                                                    

Police hunt for attempted rape suspect. Christopher Adjei left Canterbury Crown Court around 3pm on 18 August. (18 August 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140818_suspectsearch.html

 

                                                    

Woman jailed for drink driving. Five Oak Green. (18 August 2014) 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140818_drink_driver_.html

 

                                                     

Drug dealer ordered to pay more than £7,000. Proceeds of Crime Act. (18 August 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140818_raza_miah_dru.html

 

                                                    

Be smart about your smartphone. Advice issued following an increase in thefts of mobiles. (14 August 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140814_Countywide_-_.html

 

                                                    

Warrants executed in Canterbury and Swale. A number of suspected stolen goods seized by officers - one man arrested. (14 August 2014) 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140814_East_-_Canter.html

 

                                                    

Pair jailed for Gillingham kidnap. Sacha Havelock-Dewaele and Peter Jenkins bundled victim into car boot. (13 August 2014) 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140813_kidnap.html

 

                                                    

 

Two charged with arson following incident at Kent and East Sussex Railway. Incident was reported in Station Road on 7 June. (13 August 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140813_railway_stati.html

 

                                                    

 

Kent Police warns people against travelling to Syria. Advice issued on how best to help those in need. (12 August 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140812_charityadvice.html

 

                                                    

 

West Kent charities given financial support. Money distributed from the policy property fund. (12 August 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140812_property_fund.html

 

                                                    

 

Edenbridge motorbike fraudster to pay back criminal gains. Mitchell Mosley sold bogus bikes to unsuspecting victims using bank details. (12 August 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140812_SCD_-_POCA_bi.html

 

                                                    

 

Man who used internet to arrange child abuse jailed. Nicholas Allen travelled from Rochdale to Kent to commit abuse. (12 August 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140812_leybourne_nic.html

 

                                                    

 

Snapshot of arrests this week in East Division. Some of the incidents police have dealt with leading to arrests. (11 August 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140129_arrests_east.html

 

                                                    

 

Four charged with Sheerness burglaries. Four people charged after warrants in the town. (9 August 2014) 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140809_burglary.html

 

                                                    

 

Cashier to pay back fraudulent refunds to employer. Erika Martins stole £63,000 by authorising refunds to herself - cash will be paid back. (8 August 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140808_SCD_-_North_B.html

 

                                                    

 

Seatbelt fines issued to road users near Maidstone. A20 road safety operation also sees defective vehicles prohibited from use. (7 August 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140807_allington_spe.html

 

                                                    

 

Man jailed for 14 years after Gravesend GBH. Marian Csiszar was sentenced to 14 years behind bars for the Christmas Day assault. (6 August 2014) 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140806_csiszar.html

 

                                                    

 

Boy charged with two counts of robbery. 16 year old to appear before the court on Thursday, 7 Aug. (5 August 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/Tunbridge_Wells_-_Ro.html

 

                                                    

 

Man charged after Faversham incident. The 27 year old was charged on 4 August following incident on 29 June. (5 August) 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140805_fav.html

 

                                                    

 

Rural officers apprehend suspected burglars. Crime prevention advice also handed out during day of action. (4 August 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140804_nonagon.html

 

                                                    

 

Officers tackle nuisance bike riders in Snodland. Scooter seized from youths to be destroyed. (4 August 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140804_snodland_asb_.html

 

                                                    

 

Two jailed for drugs offences in Maidstone. Daniel Parks (pictured) and Samuel Jeffery both received custodial sentences. (31 July 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140731_drugs_sentenc.html

 

                                                    

 

Thief order to pay council back stolen car park cash. Matthew Donovan faces a six month prison sentence. (31 July 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140730_SCD_-_Shepway.html

 

                                                    

 

Man jailed for GBH after stabbing his landlady. Peteris Vankovs attacked the woman after an argument with his then-partner. (31 July 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140731_vankovs.html

 

                                                    

 

Drug dealer hid heroin in pants in Tunbridge Wells. Ajah Stracchan jailed for 33 months following arrest in March. (30 July 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140730_twells__ajah_.html

 

                                                    

 

Confiscation order made against drug dealer. Man ordered to pay back more than £8,000. (29 July 2014) 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140729_poca_greenhit.html

 

                                                    

 

Final member of drugs supply ring sentenced. In total the group will serve more than 70 years in prison for class A supply. (28 July 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140728_SCD_-_Countyw.html

 

                                                    

 

Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder. Police officer recovering in hospital. (27 July 2014) 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140727_hit_and_run_o.html

 

                                                   

 

Two men jailed for wristwatch fraud. The pair were arrested in Maidstone and also targeted a store in Canterbury. (24 July 2014) 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140724_fraud_sentenc.html

 

                                                    

 

Man jailed for robbery in Maidstone. Police officers used their car to force the offender off the road as he drove off. (23 July 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140723_robbery_sente.html

 

                                                    

 

Officers breathalyse 477 drivers in a month. Campaign to urge all road users to Play Your Part in making roads safer. (23 July 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140723_Drinkresults.html

 

                                                    

 

Recruitment open for new police officers and PCSOs. Closing date for PC applications is 28 July. (22 July 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140722_recruitment.html

 

                                                    

 

Marden drug dealer jailed for three years. Johnathon Tree concocted story blaming others after 100 grams of cocaine found. (21 July 2014) 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140721_jonathon_tree.html

 

                                                   

 

Two men charged with Medway break-ins. Detectives investigated reports that items were stolen from vehicles and properties in Gillingham between 10 and 11 July. (17 July 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140717_medway_breaki.html

 

                                                    

 

Arrests after Maidstone and Headcorn burglaries. Residents reminded of simple steps to protect valuables. (17 July 2014)

For full atticle click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140717_west__burglar.html

 

                                                    

 

Bike marking event in Maidstone town centre. Cyclists have an opportunity to get her bicycle protectively marked on 9 August. (16 July 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140715_bike_marking_.html

 

                                                    

 

Man jailed for Wainscott attempted murder. Peter Wood stabbed his estranged wife 12 times (14 July 2014) 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140714_peterwood.html

 

                                                    

 

Jail for armed robber who threatened police officer. Billy Draper sentenced to 18 months in prison. (9 July 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140709_billy_draper.html

 

                                                    

 

Kent Police open day attracts thousands of visitors. Public gains insight into workings of the force and partner agencies. (9 July 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140709_openday.html

 

                                                    

 

Maidstone man imprisoned for GBH. Lee Prebble was sentenced to four years in prison. (8 July 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140708_prebble_sente.html

 

                                                    

 

Three found guilty of Maidstone murder. All three men are due to be sentenced for the murder of Italian man, Joele Leotta. (7 July 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140707_maidstone_mur.html

 

                                                    

 

Four arrested following Swanley burglary. CCTV used to apprehend suspects. (6 July 2014) 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140706_swanley_burgl.html

 

                                                    

 

Charges after burglaries in Sevenoaks, Maidstone and Swanley. Four men to appear in court for separate offences. (4 July 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140703_sevenaoks_dis.html

 

                                                    

 

Faversham teenager charged with burglary. Alleged he broke into a home in Sittingbourne and stole a handbag. (3 Jul 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140703_favteen.html

 

                                                    

 

Man jailed for burgling Gillingham home. The offender was caught after dropping a key at the scene of the crime. (3 July 2014) 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140703_prison_for_gi.html

 

                                                    

 

Woman arrested in the hunt for two absconders. Scott Callaghan and Billy Harkins are believed to have absconded from a Kent open prison on Saturday 28 June. (3 July 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140703_woman_arreste.html

 

                                                    

 

Children tackle speeding motorists face-to-face. Pupils grill drivers during road safety operation in Dover #PlayYourPart. (2 July 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140614_roads_op.html

 

                                                    

 

Hartley burglary victim reunited with property. Officers remind residents to protect their homes and valuable property. (2 July 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140702_hartley_burgl.html

 

                                                    

 

Man charged with Medway burglaries. A purse was stolen from a property in Gillingham and money was stolen from a property in Chatham. (2 July 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140702_medway_burgla.html

 

                                                   

 

Brian Sharp sentenced to life for murder of Tim Clayton. Sharp killed Folkestone man Tim as he slept. (2 July 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140614_East_-_SCD_Fo.html

 

                                                    

 

Man charged following Cumberland Ave incident. Antony Carr was remanded in custody. (2 Jul 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140702_cumberland_av.html

 

                                                    

 

Sittingbourne man jailed for string of sex offences. Richard Ferguson-Robe filmed up women's skirts and groomed a schoolgirl for sex. (1 July 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/14070_fergrobe.html

 

                                                    

 

Sittingbourne man charged with rape and assault. 21 year old will appear before Magistrates on 10 July 2014. (30 June 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/Swale_-_Man_charged_.html

 

                                                    

 

Man charged over Medway burglary. James Hynd to appear at court on 4 July. (27 June 2014)  

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140627_james_hynde.html

 

                                                    

 

Robbery trio sentenced to more than 17 years in jail. Jack Hennessy, Keith Hodgson and Peter Taylor targeted bookmakers across Kent. (27 June 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140627_op_weasel.html

 

                                                    

 

Gravesend man jailed for indecent images. John Appleton had almost three days' worth of child abuse video clips. (26 June 2014 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140626_appleton.html

 

                                                    

 

20 year old man arrested at Channel Tunnel. Arrest believed to be UK first. (25 June 2014

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140625_khat_arrest_c.html

 

                                                    

 

Pair jailed for vicious assault in Maidstone. Sharni Chapman and Douglas Franks repeatedly kicked and stamped on victim. (25 Jun 2015)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140619_maidstone_cha.html

 

                                                    

 

Maidstone man jailed for sexual assaults. Michael Fleming was given a three-year prison sentence. (25 June 2014) 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140625_borough_green.html

 

                                                    

 

Faversham teenager jailed. The 15 year old admitted burglary and criminal damage. (25 June 2014) 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140625_fav.html

 

                                                    

 

Kent Police targets gangs operating across the county. Officers arrest 15 people following series of warrants in Kent. (24 June 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140624_op_kingwood.html

 

                                                   

 

Chief Constable launches new local policing model. District Commanders to deliver enhanced local policing for people of Kent. (24 Jun 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140624_Countywide_-_.html

 

                                                    

 

Drug dealer who smuggled drugs through Gillingham jailed. Dwain Heywood from London jailed for three years. (21 Jun 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140621_drug_dealer_j.html

 

                                                    

 

Warning to shoppers after purse thefts in west Kent. Victims targeted in Tonbridge, Larkfield and Aylesford. (20 Jun 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140620_purse_thefts_.html

 

                                                   

 

A man who befriended Canterbury girl jailed for 15 years for sex offences. Martin Scott, 39, sentenced at Canterbury Crown Court. (20 Jun 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140620_sex_offender_.html

 

                                                    

 

Vehicle crime reminder after arrests in Sevenoaks. Two men were arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to commit theft. (20 June 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140620_vehicle_crime.html

 

                                                    

 

Thieves trick elderly after posing as police officers. Residents warned to be on guard after burglaries in west Kent. (18 Jun 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140618_bogus_police_.html

 

                                                    

 

Police launch domestic abuse awareness campaign. Reports increased during England's game. (18 Jun 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140618_domestic_abus.html

                                                   

 

Man jailed for child sex offences. Darren Andrews from Aldershot travelled to Maidstone to sexually abuse a child. (18 Jun 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140618_darren_andrew.html

 

                                                    

 

Police obtain closure order on flat in Maidstone. Police acted after reports of drug use and anti-social behavour. (17 Jun 2014) 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140617_crack_house.html

 

                                                    

 

Man arrested in connection with incident at Brands Hatch. A 21 year old man is in police custody following an incident on Sunday 15 June. (16 Jun 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140616_brands_hatch.html

 

                                                    

 

Kent Police officers issue road safety advice in France. Joint operation with French authorities targeting motorists heading to Le Mans. (16 Jun 2014) 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140616_Countywide_-_.html

 

                                                   

 

Rural officers continue to tackle illegal fishing. Offenders across the county targeted by patrols working with Environment Agency. (16 Jun 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140613_fishing_op_de.html

 

                                                    

 

Teenagers arrested after moped is stolen. Vehicle was stolen in Gillingham - teens aged 18 and 19 released on bail. (13 Jun 2014) 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140613_North_-_Gilli.html

                                                    

 

Man arrested after cash stolen from Gravesend car. Approximately £800 was reported stolen from a car parked in Saddington Street. (13 Jun 2014) 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/130614_tfmv_gravesen.html

                                                    

 

Rural officers undertake day of action. Extra resources sent to villages, with residents given crime prevention advice. (13 Jun 2013)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140613_nonagon.html

 

                                                    

 

Drug addict who stole from disabled woman jailed. Matthew Beaney was sentenced to 21 months in prison. (12 Jun 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/120614_beaney.html

 

                                                    

 

Man jailed after stealing items from car in Rochester. Officers attended the area of Corporation Street and arrested a suspect on 31 May. (12 June 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140612_tfmv_rocheste.html

 

                                                    

 

Eighteen people charged after dawn drugs warrants. Searched executed in and around West Kent as part of drugs supply investigation. (12 Jun 2014) 

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140610__West_-_SCD_d.html

 

                                                    

 

Theft devices placed at cash machines in Borough Green. Officers reminding people to check for anything suspicious before entering PIN. (11 Jun 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140611_atm_cashtraps.html

                                                   

 

 

World Cup plans in place across Kent. Officers will be on patrol in towns across Kent to ensure everyone enjoys the games safely. (11 Jun 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140611_world_cup.html

 

                                                    

 

More arrests after second round of dawn raids. Warrants executed in and around West Kent as part of drugs supply investigation. (11 Jun 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140610__West_-_SCD_d.html

 

                                                    

 

Pensioner sentenced to 18 years for historic sexual abuse. An 84 year old man was jailed for a campaign of abuse dating back to 1970s. (11 June 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140611_sydney_head_s.html

 

                                                    

 

June SNAP disco date announced. The disco for 11-16 year olds will take place on 27 June. (10 Jun 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140610_snap_disco.html

 

                                                    

 

Dealer jailed after officers seize drugs on M25. The 38 year old admitted possession with intent to supply. (10 Jun 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/100614_pwits.html

 

                                                    

 

Tunbridge Wells woman charged over burglaries. Tyler Mason to appear at court on 10 June (6 Jun 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140606_tyler_mason.html

 

                                                    

 

Sex offender jailed for posing as 16 year-old boy on internet. Daniel Denny, 36 from Margate jailed for three years. (5 June 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140605_sex_offender_.html

 

                                                    

 

Burglar jailed following Dartford offences. Scott Francis jailed for eight months for burglary and stealing fuel from a petrol station. (5 June 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/050614_francis.html

 

                                                   

 

Man jailed after thousands stolen from restaurant. The Greenhithe restaurant worker admitted taking more than £11,000 between May 2012 and March 2013. (5 June 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140605_restaurant_th.html

 

                                                    

 

Eight people charged after courier fraud incidents. The Kent and Essex Serious Crime Directorate investigated 144 reports of suspicious telephone calls. (5 June 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140614_eight_fraud_c.html

                                                    

 

 

Attacker who knifed a man and left him for dead jailed for nearly 18 years. Glebs Konovalovs was sentenced for the incident which happened in Chatham. (4 June 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140604_op_unveil.html

 

                                                   

Trio jailed for assault after Gravesend attack. Three men jailed for the parts they played in vicious assault in 2012. (3 June 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/030614_gbh.html

 

                                                    

 

Crackdown on drink-driving in time for World Cup. Drivers urged to Play Your Part in road safety initiative. (2 June 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140602_Crowndrinkdri.html

 

                                                    

 

Special Constabulary receive Queen's Award. The Kent Special Constabulary has been honoured with the Queen's Award for Voluntary Service. (2 June 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140602_queens_award.html

 

                                                    

 

Man charged with Sheppey incident and Gravesend burglary. The 36 year-old man is due to face magistrates on Monday 2 June. (1 June 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140601_burglary_char.html

                                                   

 

 

Gravesend teenager charges with burglary. 17 year-old will appear at court in June for number of offences. (30 May 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140530_gravesend.html

 

                                                    

 

Phone tracking app led to capture of burglars. Pair sentenced to more than 11 years in jail after Wrotham break-in. (30 May 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140530_hudson_willia.html

 

                                                    

 

Bicycles and motorcycles recovered in Gillingham. Two people have been arrested on suspicion of handling stolen goods. (30 May 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140530_bikes_recover.html

 

                                                    

 

Dover man found guilty of child sex offences. 55 year-old Martin Adams was sentenced to 14 years in prison. (29 May 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140529_martin_adams.html

 

                                                    

 

Man who posed as massage therapist jailed. A 39 year-old man sexually assaulted a client. (29 May 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140529_masseur_jaile.html

 

                                                    

 

Man arrested after Kemsley incident. A 52 year-old man is due to appear before magistrates on 10 June 2014. (28 May 2014)

For full article click: http://www.kent.police.uk/news/latest_news/140528_kemsley_burgl.html