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Canterbury drunk driver jailed for three years

John Jolly, 25, convicted for causing death by dangerous driving following a collision in Herne Bay (31 May 2016)


Aggravated burglary reported in Gravesend

The incident is reported to have happened in Truro Road on Friday 27 May (28 May 2016)


Arrests and advice given in rural areas of the East of the county

Op Nonagon results for 25 May. (27 May 2016)


Searches at schools in Maidstone and Ramsgate concluded.

Incidents reported at 10.01am and 10.15am on Friday 27 May. (27 May 2016)


Baseball bat attacker jailed for 10 years

Ricky King from Leysdown inflicted serious injuries on his 50-year-old victim (27 May 2016)


Police dog helps locate three burglary suspects

PD Monty helped locate three men after a reported burglary in Lower Street, Leeds (27 May 2016)


Van thieves targeted Medway and Maidstone

James Steel and Wayne Byrne jailed for five years following 2014 crime spree (27 May 2016)


Officers use powers to close flat

Residents concerned people were using flat for drug and alcohol use (26 May 2016)


Kent Police opens PCSO recruitment

Around 50 new PCSOs will be recruited in the coming year (26 May 2016)


Five arrested on suspicion of drug offences

Officers arrested five people in Barker Road, Maidstone, on Wednesday 25 May (26 May 2016)


Psychoactive substances banned under new laws

It is illegal to sell or supply substances, sometimes referred to as 'legal highs' (26 May 2016)


Two charged with using counterfeit currency

Arrests made by officers in Canterbury (25 May 2016)


Cars in Margate pedestrian zone reported for traffic offences

Drivers warned to adhere to orders in High Street (25 May 2016)


Jail for woman who used bottle to assault man

Jessica David cut a man's face with a wine bottle on Saturday 12 March 2016 (25 May 2016)


Jail for demonstrator who beat man with flagpole

Peter Atkinson attended demonstrations in Dover on Saturday 30 January 2016 (23 May 2016)


Three teenagers charged with affray

The 16-year-olds bailed to appear at court on 6 July. (21 May 2016)


Shepway man jailed for causing death by dangerous driving

Thomas Coleman, 23, convicted following collision near Brenzett (20 May 2016)


Man in court for causing damage to lorry

Arrested during protest against live animal exports in Ramsgate (20 May 2016)


Ashford man charged with murder

Darren McKay due before virtual court on 20 May. (20 May 2016)


Two men arrested after reported rooftop theft

Incident reported to be happening in Sandway, near Lenham, on 19 May (20 May 2016)


Man jailed for 8½ years for robbery in Thanet

Follows incident at address in Margate on 6 January (19 May 2016)


Man jailed for vicious knife attack in Faversham

Johnny Jacob Brazil, 19, will spend more than three years in prison for the stabbing (19 May 2016)


Man summonsed to court after fatal collision in Westerham

86-year-old summsoned after collision at Costa Coffee on 24 December (19 May 2016)


Man jailed for historic sex offences in Goudhurst

Alan Morris, 71, sentenced to 12 years in prison (19 May 2016)


Successful event promotes sea safety in Thanet

Partner agencies take part in one-day event in Ramsgate (18 May 2016)


Brothers jailed for trafficking offence

Marian and Jozef Dzuga were each sentenced to six years in prison (18 May 2016)


Jail for man who threw objects during protests

Aaron Buttress, 26, arrested following disturbances in Dover on 30 January 2016 (17 May 2016)


Man charged following woman's death on M20

Collision at junction 7 on 6 December (17 May 2016)


Three men jailed for burgling newsagent in Bearsted

Jason Bowers, Arthur Jones and Jack Lee targeted the premises in June 2015 (16 May 2016)


Man sentenced to 13 years for robbery in Broadstairs

Elderly woman sitting home alone when two men broke in on 5 November 2013 (16 May 2016)


Jail after Hawkhurst and Groombridge crime spree

Men who stole from garages and cars located with tablet tracking software  (16 May 2016)


Man, 41, arrested on suspicion of murder

Follows death of woman, 38, in Herne Bay (15 May 2016)


Dartford man jailed for two serious assaults

Ross Eaglestone was sentenced to six years at Maidstone Crown Court (13 May 2016)


Safety warning over derelict Folkestone building

Concern over children found at the site (13 May 2016)


Op Jupiter - search warrants and drug arrests on Isle of Sheppey 

Investigation linked to organised crime network in Liverpool (13 May 2016)


Man found guilty of rape and assault

Cleon Reid, 35, to be sentenced next month for Dover offences (13 May 2016)


Jail for thief who posed as deaf charity collector

Dumitrou Marin distracted his victims before stealing their smartphones (12 May 2016)


Tunbridge Wells tool thieves jailed

Two men were caught on CCTV breaking into new housing site  (11 May 2016)


Rapist jailed for 13 years for Dover attack

Georgel Hirjanu, 25, admitted Christmas Day assault (6 May 2016)


Greenhithe man jailed for strangling woman

Andrew Holden, 51, pleaded guilty to attempting to cause grievous bodily harm (5 May 2016)


Operation Jupiter - Jail for Medway Ecstasy dealer

Ryan Doe concealed drugs in containers in a Gillingham garden (4 May 2016)


Man sentenced for Shepway fatal collision

Jason Brooker, 37, admitted causing three deaths by careless driving (4 May 2016)


Operation Jupiter - Nine arrested in connection to drugs conspiracy

Search warrants executed in Chatham, Gillingham and London (3 May 2016)


Gillingham man charged as part of trafficking and slavery investigation

Dusan Sabo will appear at Medway Magistrates' Court on 7 June (25 Apr 2016)


Man charged with causing death by dangerous driving in Higham

Ian Matthew James Harvey will appear at Medway Magistrates' Court on 1 June (21 Apr 2016)


Man arrested by officers investigating suspicious fire in Maidstone

The fire took place at Maidstone Crown Court and was reported on 1 April (12 Apr 2016)


Suspicious callers in Deal and Walmer

Men could be using distraction burglary technique (7 Apr 2016)


Safer Streets Team spotlights road safety

Kent Specials and KFRS joined the team for their two day event on 18 and 19 March (22 Mar 2016)


Charges: Multi-million pound cannabis cultivation

A total of 17 people have now appeared in court in connection with the find in Canal Basin in June 2015 (18 Mar 2016)


Police certificate of merit for RSPCA inspector

Inspector Caroline Doe has a strong working relationship with Rural Task Force (26 Feb 2016)


PCSOs gain a valuable insight into dementia

Training will help officers support people with the condition (23 Feb 2016)


Sea cadets benefit from £500 police donation

The Sittingbourne and Milton branch plan to spend the cash on a new sports kit (19 Feb 2016)


Beware of bogus callers and rogue traders

Crime prevention advice issued following incidents in Maidstone and Sevenoaks (17 Feb 2016)


Kent Police hosts internet safety day for schools

Close to 100 pupils attended the event at Kent Police College on 9 February (9 Feb 2016)


New ANPR cameras planned for Kent

Extra automatic number plate recognition cameras will be installed across Kent (2 Feb 2016)


Op Stack is not in place

Latest update: 12 October (30 Jul 2015)

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