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Three charged with going equipped for theft

Officers made the arrests following reports of suspicious activity in Sheerness (24 Jun 2016)

 
 

Two more jailed for violence at Dover protests

Sunderland residents Thomas Allen and John Boyes admitted violent conduct (24 Jun 2016)

 
 

Two arrested after drugs warrant in St Margaret's

The warrant was carried out under the Misuse of Drugs Act on 24 June (24 Jun 2016)

 
 

GPS tag pins burglar to crime scene

Daniel Reed sentenced to two years and eight months for offences in Maidstone (24 Jun 2016)

 
 

Six teens bailed after former Gravesend temple damaged

Report received at 12.07am on Thursday 23 June (23 Jun 2016)

 
 

Tonbridge dealer ordered to pay criminal earnings

Gareth Bourne must pay back more than £5,000 under Proceeds of Crime Act (23 Jun 2016)

 
 

Four arrests following search of a house in Margate

The four bailed in 5 October (23 Jun 2016)

 
 

Man arrested following report of threatening social media post

28-year-old man from Thanet has been bailed (22 Jun 2016)

 
 

Men jailed after violent Maidstone robbery

Jordan O'Gorman and Ryan Gale sentenced to total of more than 7 years (22 Jun 2016)

 
 

Motorist jailed for 10 years for running man over

Peter Duhig reversed at speed into the victim, who suffered serious brain injuries (22 Jun 2016)

 
 

Officers receive bogus caller report in Dartford

Man claimed resident owed nearly £600 in unpaid fine (21 Jun 2016)

 
 

30-year-old man arrested on suspicion of burglary

Burglary reported to have occurred on Saturday 11 June (21 Jun 2016)

 
 

Man cautioned for weapons offence

21-year-old was arrested on Friday, 17 June in Tunbridge Wells (21 Jun 2016)

 
 

Ramsgate man jailed for sexual assaults

David Feaver, 54 from Belmont Road (21 Jun 2016)

 
 

Armed robber from Sittingbourne jailed

Simon Groves, 43 jailed for four years and nine months (21 Jun 2016)

 
 

Two people arrested following disturbance in Canterbury

18-year-old and 17-year-old bailed pending further enquiries (21 Jun 2016)

 
 

Officers investigating robbery in Dartford

In West Hill, near Highfield Road, at about 10.35pm on Thursday 16 June 2016 (17 Jun 2016)

 
 

Football fans prevented from attending Euro 2016

Six men were deemed as posing a high risk of causing trouble at the tournament (17 Jun 2016)

 
 

Man charged over rock throwing incidents in west Kent

Glynn Williams will appear at court next month (16 Jun 2016)

 
 

Assault in Chartham

Four people charged in connection with incident on 14 June (16 Jun 2016)

 
 

Two men arrested for war memorabilia burglary

The burglary was reported to have happened between June 11 and June 12 (16 Jun 2016)

 
 

Man charged with drug offences in Tonbridge

Muhammad Rumel Miah, 23 and from Poplar, will appear in court on 18 July (16 Jun 2016)

 
 

43-year-old man charged with burglary

Cesar Fernandez Lopez will appear by virtual court on Fri 17 June (16 Jun 2016)

 
 

Man sentenced for arson

36-year-old set house alight with children and woman inside (15 Jun 2016)

 
 

Operation targets outstanding domestic abuse suspects

In total, 12 domestic abuse related arrests were made on 9 and 10 June (15 Jun 2016)

 
 

Tonbridge and Malling allotment initiative

PCSOs helping plot holders security mark and paint tools to deter thieves (15 Jun 2016)

 
 

Medway drug dealer jailed for two years

Michael Cifra was found with heroin and needles during a police search in Chatham (14 Jun 2016)

 
 

Man jailed for abusing girls in Tunbridge Wells

Paul Philpott, 79, was sentenced to 12 years on Tuesday 14 June (14 Jun 2016)

 
 

Man jailed after sexual assault in Maidstone

Michael Coles jailed for 10 years after also punching and kicking victim (14 Jun 2016)

 
 

Horse sellers and vet found guilty of fraud

Aniela Jurecka, Charlotte Johns and David Smith sold unwell and sedated animals (13 Jun 2016)

 
 

Arrest made following burglary in Ramsgate

52-year-old man arrested on 11 June (13 Jun 2016)

 
 

Man arrested following Herne Bay collision

The 26-year-old has been arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm with intent (13 Jun 2016)

 
 

Police charge second man over reported robbery

Robbery occurred in Painters Ash Lane, Northfleet on 7 June (11 Jun 2016)

 
 

Three men given football banning orders

Three men from Cambridgeshire stopped at Channel Tunnel on Friday 10 June (11 Jun 2016)

 
 

Folkestone officers detain chocolate thieves

30-year-old woman and 39-year-old man from Folkestone stole £50 worth of chocolate (11 Jun 2016)

 
 

Deal burglar jailed for five years

Richard Anthony Holdsworth, 48 jailed on 3 June (11 Jun 2016)

 
 

Horse owners sought for Specials role

Kent Police is hoping mounted Special Constables can help the Rural Task Force (10 Jun 2016)

 
 

Help for domestic abuse victims during Euro 2016

History shows an increase in reported offences when England compete (10 Jun 2016)

 
 

Advice after fraudsters pose as police officers

Incidents are reported to have happened across West Kent between 29 May and 9 June (9 Jun 2016)

 
 

Margate men jailed for assault

Connor Williams, 21 and Joe Philpott jailed for more than 17 years (9 Jun 2016)

 
 

Men bailed after cannabis disguised as hay found

Almost a ton of cannabis discovered on a lorry near the Dartford River Crossing (9 Jun 2016)

 
 

Man charged with attempted murder

22-year-old man from Ashford to appear in court (9 Jun 2016)

 
 

Officers attend reported robbery in Chatham

Incident alleged to have happened in Admirals Walk, Chatham, on 9 June (9 Jun 2016)

 
 

Man jailed for selling stolen goods in Thanet

Voljtech Hricko, 25, sentenced to 42 months after he sold to undercover officers (9 Jun 2016)

 
 

Another demonstrator jailed for violence in Dover

Mark Pearson, 42, from County Durham, threw objects and performed Nazi salutes (8 Jun 2016)

 
 

Man arrested on suspicion of possessing firearm

The 21-year-old has been released on bail until Tuesday 12 July 2016 (8 Jun 2016)

 
 

Ramsgate man charged with murder of teenager

Michael Bowditch, 21, has been charged with the murder of Becky Morgan (8 Jun 2016)

 
 

Motorists warned about dangerous driving

Drivers used hard shoulder to get by broken down vehicle on the M2 (8 Jun 2016)

 
 

Further arrests in secure training centre inquiry

Detectives are investigating allegations of abuse at Medway secure training facility (8 Jun 2016)

 
 

Man arrested for a public order offence and assault

The arrest follows two incidents in Canterbury on 9 May (7 Jun 2016)

 
 

Shop ordered to stop selling alcohol

Flamingo News in Chatham sold wine which hadn't paid UK duty (7 Jun 2016)

 
 

New Assistant Chief Constable appointed

ACC Tony Blaker joins Kent from Sussex Police (7 Jun 2016)

 
 

Two men jailed after drug operation in Sheerness

Peter Olumiwe-Odetunde and Louis Baker  jailed for more than five years combined (7 Jun 2016)

 
 

Man jailed for attempted murders of two women

Lincoln Payne committed the offences in Faversham on 30 May 2015 (6 Jun 2016)

 
 

Protestor jailed for fights at Dover demonstration

Richard Pursell was captured punching and kicking people with opposing views (6 Jun 2016)

 
 

Trio jailed for aggravated burglary in Medway

Three men used shotgun to scare residents (3 Jun 2016)

 
 

Dover man jailed for robbery

Stuart Turnbull, 22 from Tower Hill jailed for four-and-a-half years (3 Jun 2016)

 
 

European football championship 2016

Enjoy the tournament safely (3 Jun 2016)

 
 

Advice after vehicle break-ins reported in Maidstone

Four incidents are reported to have taken place between 31 May and 1 June (3 Jun 2016)

 
 

Warning after fake notes found in east Kent

Reports of use in Canterbury, Dover and New Romney. (3 Jun 2016)

 
 

Four people charged after disturbance in Sevenoaks

All four have been charged with affray following incident on Saturday 30 April (3 Jun 2016)

 
 

Op Jupiter - Sittingbourne drug dealer jailed

Cocaine and cutting agents were seized from Richard Dawkins' home (2 Jun 2016)

 
 

Over 1,700 HGVs moved on or fined in six months 

Lorry drivers urged to plan their journeys and keep Kent's roads safe (2 Jun 2016)

 
 

Medieval coins seized from Sittingbourne address

The artefacts were removed as part of an investigation into illegal metal-detecting (2 Jun 2016)

 
 

Safety advice after car brakes damaged

Foxes have caused damage to the brake lines of six cars in Tunbridge Wells  (2 Jun 2016)

 
 

Man charged as part of Halstead burglary enquiry

Daniel Wallace, 32, has been charged with five offences (2 Jun 2016)

 
 

Man jailed for growing cannabis in Nettlestead

Sam Harris, 27, also abstracted electrictiy and was jailed for 32 months (2 Jun 2016)

 
 

Woman charged with burglary offences

Abigail May, 40, to appear at crown court (1 Jun 2016)

 
 

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)

 
 

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

Op Nonagon results for 25 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)

 
 

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)

 
 

Man in court for causing damage to lorry

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

 
 

Successful event promotes sea safety in Thanet

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

 
 

Safety warning over derelict Folkestone building

Concern over children found at the site (13 May 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)

 
 

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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