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Drug dealer from Canterbury jailed

James Brown jailed for four years and four months (24 Jul 2014)

 
 

Two men jailed for wristwatch fraud

The pair were arrested in Maidstone and also targeted a store in Canterbury (24 Jul 2014)

 
 

Man sentenced for Dartford burglary

A 26-year-old man from Bexleyheath faces time behind bars after being found guilty (24 Jul 2014)

 
 

Sevenoaks man who invented rape claims jailed

Robert Fisher sentenced to 16 months for perverting the course of justice (24 Jul 2014)

 
 

Man jailed for robbery in Maidstone

Police officers used their car to force the offender off the road as he drove off (23 Jul 2014)

 
 

Officers breathalyse 477 drivers in a month

Campaign to urge all road users to Play Your Part in making roads safer (23 Jul 2014)

 
 

Man charged with Hoo robbery

Detectives investigated a reported robbery at a bookmakers on The Parade on 27 June (22 Jul 2014)

 
 

Recruitment open for new police officers and PCSOs

Closing date for PC applications is 28 July (22 Jul 2014)

 
 

Tonbridge man charged over drug offences in park

Christopher Holden will appear before Sevenoaks Magistrates' Court next month (21 Jul 2014)

 
 

Swanley residents invited to meet the Chief and PCC

Meeting to be held on 29 July at The Alexandra Suite, Swanley (21 Jul 2014)

 
 

Marden drug dealer jailed for three years

Johnathon Tree concocted story blaming others after 100 grams of cocaine found  (21 Jul 2014)

 
 

Canterbury nurse found guilty of online grooming

Dale Bolinger found guilty at Canterbury Crown Court (21 Jul 2014)

 
 

Six men charged following dawn raids by detectives

Warrants executed in Dover and in the north west following HGV thefts (21 Jul 2014)

 
 

Bungling robber found guilty of attempted cash depot heist

Raymond Betson targeted the cash depot in Swanley in March 2012 (18 Jul 2014)

 
 

Bike security marking event in Tonbridge

Cycles UK, High Street, Saturday 19 July, 10am to 4pm (18 Jul 2014)

 
 

Man charged in connection with Hythe incident

A 30 year old man is due in court on Friday 18 July (17 Jul 2014)

 
 

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 Jul 2014)

 
 

Arrests after Maidstone and Headcorn burglaries

Residents reminded of simple steps to protect valuables (17 Jul 2014)

 
 

Bike marking event in Maidstone town centre

Cyclists have an opportunity to get their bicycle protectively marked on 9 August (16 Jul 2014)

 
 

Rogue traders reported in Sevenoaks district

Residents warned not to deal with doorstep callers (15 Jul 2014)

 
 

Man jailed for Wainscott attempted murder

Peter Wood stabbed his estranged wife 12 times (14 Jul 2014)

 
 

Man jailed for punching 18 year-old girl in Tonbridge

Darren Selwood was handed a three-year prison sentence (12 Jul 2014)

 
 

Safer plates initiative: Knockholt, Monday 14 July

Drivers offered free fitting of anti-tamper screws to prevent number plate thefts (11 Jul 2014)

 
 

Prolific burglar from Whitstable jailed

David Slater sentenced to six years in prison for stealing from a house in Canterbury (11 Jul 2014)

 
 

Jail for armed robber who threatened police officer

Billy Draper sentenced to 18 months in prison (9 Jul 2014)

 
 

Two people charged with Faversham burglary

The pair will appear at Canterbury Crown Court on 28 July (9 Jul 2014)

 
 

Kent Police open day attracts thousands of visitors

Public gains insight into workings of the force and partner agencies (9 Jul 2014)

 
 

Man jailed for Gravesend robbery

Paul Kelly attacked a vulnerable man and stole a quantity of cash from him (9 Jul 2014)

 
 

Creeper burglaries in Broadstairs & Ramsgate

Police urge people to close their windows before going to bed (8 Jul 2014)

 
 

Three sentenced to life in prison for Maidstone murder

All three men were sentenced for the murder of Italian man, Joele Leotta (8 Jul 2014)

 
 

Maidstone man imprisoned for GBH

Lee Prebble was sentenced to four years in prison (8 Jul 2014)

 
 

Officers raise drug awareness in school

Workshop for Year 7 students at The Folkestone Academy (7 Jul 2014)

 
 

Four arrested following Swanley burglary

CCTV used to apprehend suspects (6 Jul 2014)

 
 

Arrest follows sexaul assault in Hythe

Detectives still appealing for information (5 Jul 2014)

 
 

Charges after burglaries in Sevenoaks, Maidstone and Swanley

Four men to appear in court for separate offences  (4 Jul 2014)

 
 

Teen jailed after nuisance bikes complaints

The 17 year old was arrested when officers responded to residents' concerns (4 Jul 2014)

 
 

Man who dealt heroin in Tunbridge Wells jailed

Curtis Igori from London caught with drugs in his car (3 Jul 2014)

 
 

Faversham teenager charged with burglary

Alleged he broke into a home in Sittingbourne and stole a handbag (3 Jul 2014)

 
 

Man jailed for burgling Gillingham home

The offender was caught after dropping a key at the scene of the crime (3 Jul 2014)

 
 

Pair to appear in court charged with facilitation offences

Ramsgate duo were arrested as part of a joint operation with French counterparts (3 Jul 2014)

 
 

Children tackle speeding motorists face-to-face

Pupils grill drivers during road safety operation in Dover #PlayYourPart (2 Jul 2014)

 
 

Hartley burglary victim reunited with property

Officers remind residents to protect their homes and valuable property (2 Jul 2014)

 
 

Two women sentenced for running a brothel in Folkestone

Sharon Potts and Lisa Joy appeared at Canterbury Crown Court (2 Jul 2014)

 
 

Brian Sharp sentenced to life for murder of Tim Clayton

Sharp killed Folkestone man Tim as he slept (2 Jul 2014)

 
 

Tonbridge man who sold cannabis to school children jailed

John Hall sentenced to 12 months after selling the drug from his house (1 Jul 2014)

 
 

Sittingbourne man jailed for string of sex offences

Richard Ferguson-Robe filmed up women's skirts and groomed a schoolgirl for sex (1 Jul 2014)

 
 

Tunbridge Wells burglar jailed after DNA found on cigarette butt

Matthew Cook sentenced to 14 months after break-in to fund drug habit (30 Jun 2014)

 
 

Cracking start to crime operation in Ashford

Stolen goods recovered and arrests made (30 Jun 2014)

 
 

Man charged over Medway burglary

James Hynd to appear at court next on 4 July  (27 Jun 2014)

 
 

Robbery trio sentenced to more than 17 years in jail 

Jack Hennessy, Keith Hodgson and Peter Taylor targeted bookmakers across Kent (27 Jun 2014)

 
 

Man arrested after indecent exposure reports

A 25 year-old man was arrested after two reports in Tunbridge Wells (27 Jun 2014)

 
 

Gravesend man jailed for indecent images

John Appleton had almost three days' worth of child abuse video clips (26 Jun 2014)

 
 

20 year old man arrested at Channel Tunnel

Arrest believed to be UK first (25 Jun 2014)

 
 

Pair jailed for vicious assault in Maidstone

Sharni Chapman and Douglas Franks repeatedly kicked and stamped victim (25 Jun 2014)

 
 

Maidstone man jailed for sexual assaults

Michael Fleming was given a three-year prison sentence (25 Jun 2014)

 
 

Faversham teenager jailed

The 15 year old admitted burglary and criminal damage (25 Jun 2014)

 
 

Chief Constable launches new local policing model

District Commanders to deliver enhanced local policing for people of Kent (24 Jun 2014)

 
 

Drug dealer who smuggled drugs through Gillingham jailed

Dwain Heywood from London jailed for three years (21 Jun 2014)

 
 

Warning to shoppers after purse thefts in west Kent

Victims targeted in Tonbridge, Larkfield and Aylesford (20 Jun 2014)

 
 

A man who befriended Canterbury girl jailed for 15 years for sex offences

Martin Scott, 39 sentenced at Canterbury Crown Court (20 Jun 2014)

 
 

Vehicle crime reminder after arrests in Sevenoaks

Two men were arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to commit theft (20 Jun 2014)

 
 

Keeping International Students safe in Thanet

Kent Police re-launches Operation Columbus (20 Jun 2014)

 
 

Thieves trick elderly after posing as police officers

Residents warned to be on guard after burglaries in west Kent (18 Jun 2014)

 
 

Medway and Whitstable burglar sent to prison

A 31-year-old man has admitted burgling two homes and a school, and stealing items from a van (18 Jun 2014)

 
 

Police launch domestic abuse awareness campaign

Reports increased during England's game (18 Jun 2014)

 
 

Man jailed for child sex offences

Darren Andrews from Aldershot travelled to Maidstone to sexually abuse a child (18 Jun 2014)

 
 

Police obtain closure order on flat in Maidstone

Police acted after reports of drug use and anti-social behaviour (17 Jun 2014)

 
 

Criminals disrupted on train network in west Kent

Arrests in Tonbridge and Tunbridge Wells (17 Jun 2014)

 
 

Three men charged over Deal nightclub death

Michael Bowes died after collapsing on Sunday 11 August (17 Jun 2014)

 
 

Kent Police officers issue road safety advice in France

Joint operation with French authorities targeting motorists heading to Le Mans (16 Jun 2014)

 
 

Online meeting for west Kent residents

Edenbridge, Crockham Hill and Westerham officers will be online (16 Jun 2014)

 
 

Rural officers continue to tackle illegal fishing

Offenders across the county targeted by patrols working with Environment Agency (16 Jun 2014)

 
 

Man sentenced for racially aggravated disturbance in Folkestone

Man, 47, on Community Order (13 Jun 2014)

 
 

Hythe man jailed for child sex offences

Martin Locke was jailed for 10 years, with an extended licence period (13 Jun 2014)

 
 

Rural officers undertake day of action

Extra resources sent to villages, with residents given crime prevention advice (13 Jun 2014)

 
 

Warning after thefts from vehicles in Deal & Walmer

Motorists advised to remove valuables and lock doors and windows (13 Jun 2014)

 
 

Drug addict who stole from disabled woman jailed

Matthew Beaney was sentenced to 21 months in prison (12 Jun 2014)

 
 

Man jailed after stealing items from car in Rochester

Officers attended the area of Corporation Street and arrested a suspect on 31 May (12 Jun 2014)

 
 

Police target off-road nuisance in Thanet

Operation cracks down on nuisance riders (12 Jun 2014)

 
 

Eighteen people charged after dawn drugs warrants

Searches executed in and around West Kent as part of drugs supply investigation (12 Jun 2014)

 
 

Speed checks carried out in rural west Kent

Drivers were dealt with for traffic offences (12 Jun 2014)

 
 

Free bike marking event proves a hit in Tonbridge

More and more cyclists now helping to deter thieves (11 Jun 2014)

 
 

Medway school children given advice to stay safe

Volunteer officers discuss risks associated with building sites and railway lines (11 Jun 2014)

 
 

Theft devices placed at cash machines in Borough Green

Officers reminding people to check for anything suspicious before entering PIN (11 Jun 2014)

 
 

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)

 
 

Crack addict jailed for Dartford crime spree

John Saunders admitted two robberies, three burglaries and one attempted burglary (11 Jun 2014)

 
 

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 Jun 2014)

 
 

Fitness sessions for New Ash Green youngsters

Free fitness sessions are on offer during the summer months (11 Jun 2014)

 
 

New dispersal areas in Medway

Police will have more powers to deal with anti-social behaviour in Hoo and Medway City Estate (10 Jun 2014)

 
 

Ashford man gets 18 years jail for rape and assault

Canterbury Crown Court (10 Jun 2014)

 
 

June SNAP disco date announced

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

 
 

Dealer jailed after officers seize drugs on M25

The 38 year old admitted possession with intent to supply (10 Jun 2014)

 
 

Sex offender jailed for posing as 16-year-old boy on internet

Daniel Denny, 36 from Margate jailed for three years (5 Jun 2014)

 
 

Burglar jailed following Dartford offences

Scott Francis jailed for eight months for burglary and stealing fuel from a petrol station. (5 Jun 2014)

 
 

Man jailed after thousands stolen from restaurant

The Greenhithe restaurant worker admitted taking more than £11,000 between May 2012 and March 2013 (5 Jun 2014)

 
 

Man sentenced for string of burglaries in Thanet

Eugen Balog, 30, sentenced to three years imprisonment (5 Jun 2014)

 
 

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 Jun 2014)

 
 

Bouncer jailed for manslaughter of man attending Christmas party

Brent Wright was sentenced to six years imprisonment (4 Jun 2014)

 
 

Trio jailed for assault after Gravesend attack

Three men jailed for the parts they played in vicious assault in 2012 (3 Jun 2014)

 
 

Crackdown on drink-driving in time for World Cup

Drivers urged to Play Your Part in road safety initiative (2 Jun 2014)

 
 

Special Constabulary receive Queen's Award

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

 
 

Phone tracking app led to capture of burglars

Pair sentenced to more than 11 years in jail after Wrotham break-in (30 May 2014)

 
 

Convicted sex offender sent back to jail

Martin Fisher from Whitstable jailed for 28 months (29 May 2014)

 
 

Dover man found guilty of child sex offfences

55 year-old Martin Adams was sentenced to 14 years in prison (29 May 2014)

 
 

Man who posed as massage therapist jailed

A 39-year-old man sexually assaulted a client (29 May 2014)

 
 

Distraction burglaries

Woman arrested and police urge vigilance (28 May 2014)

 
 

Hundreds of pounds raised from charity football game

Funds will go towards helping people with breast cancer (27 May 2014)

 
 

Joining forces to tackle rural issues

Operation Cleansweep in Wye and Hothfield (23 May 2014)

 
 

Man sentenced to life in prison for sexual assaults in Ashford

John Williams pleaded guilty to more than 10 sexual offences. (22 May 2014)

 
 

Homeowners given advice on chalk markings

Residents in Sevenoaks district reminded to leave homes secure  (21 May 2014)

 
 

Dispersal Area to tackle anti-social behaviour in Wrotham

Measures to tackle problems with motorcyclists on A20 to run until October (21 May 2014)

 
 

Police investigate thefts from motor vehicles

Officers in west Kent ask motorists to not leave valuables in their vehicles (21 May 2014)

 
 

Prison for robber who disguised face with gas mask

Aaron Hudson was jailed for 40 months. (20 May 2014)

 
 

Quartet sentenced for their roles in the murder of Chatham woman

Two were found guilty of murdering Harjit Chaggar following eight-week trial (20 May 2014)

 
 

Praise for youths after man hurt in Edenbridge 

PCSO thanks local youngsters for help after victim fell from building (18 May 2014)

 
 

Woman charged with theft after cash goes missing from taxis

Offences took place in the Whitstable area over a 15-month period (16 May 2014)

 
 

All road users asked to #PlayYourPart and Think Bike

Joint effort to cut number of casualties on Kent's roads (15 May 2014)

 
 

Spate of thefts from vehicles in west Kent

Drivers reminded to lock doors and close all windows (15 May 2014)

 
 

Jail for teenager who attacked pensioners

Aaron Davis sentenced to more than 10 years following vicious attacks in Hextable (15 May 2014)

 
 

Man caught arranging the commission of a child sex offence

Phillip Matthews was jailed for six years (15 May 2014)

 
 

Gravesend man jailed for sexually abusing child

Matthew Underwood imprisoned for nine years after victim told family member of abuse (14 May 2014)

 
 

Criminals feeling the pinch as Kent Police seizes more the £21million in assets

POCA powers aim to prevent offenders from ever benefitting from crime (14 May 2014)

 
 

Jail for Tonbridge man following sex offences

Andrew Bond sentenced to more than seven years for abusing young girl (14 May 2014)

 
 

Driver jailed after drunken collision killed pensioner

Liam Davis sentenced to 4 years following fatal incident in Paddock Wood (13 May 2014)

 
 

Man sentenced to two years in prison for indecent image offences

Mark Fowler was sentenced on 13 May (13 May 2014)

 
 

Bogus callers target homes in Ashford and Folkestone

Warning to residents to beware (13 May 2014)

 
 

Kent Police and BTP join forces to tackle drugs and violent crime

Two arrested in operation at Margate Police Station (13 May 2014)

 
 

Paranoid former bailiff jailed for shooting dead his ex-boss

Simon Olsen pleaded guilty to murder after incident in Tonge in November 2013 (12 May 2014)

 
 

Stolen property reunited with rightful owner

The golf clubs had been stolen from Lydd before being spotted on a classifieds website and seized by police (12 May 2014)

 
 

New lead for the Kent and Essex Serious Crime Directorate appointed

Matthew Horne is currently a Chief Superintendent at the Metropolitan Police Service  (12 May 2014)

 
 
 
 

Kent Police has appointed a new Assistant Chief Constable

Chief Supt Jo Shiner confirmed today (8 May 2014)

 
 

Three men arrested in charity fraud investigation

Warrants carried out in Derby on behalf of Kent Police (7 May 2014)

 
 

Police investigate six fires over long weekend

Folkestone and Lydd (6 May 2014)

 
 

Eight young people in court for harrassment

Teenagers repeatedly banged on doors and windows of elderly Lydd couple. (6 May 2014)

 
 

Trio sentenced over drugs offences

Sevenoaks cannabis factory discovered amid death of woman (2 May 2014)

 
 

Judge jailed for perverting course of justice

Constance Briscoe sentenced after found guilty by jury. (1 May 2014)

 
 

Third person dies following M26 collision

One man was arrested in connection with major incident on 16 April (1 May 2014)

 
 

Burglar who betrayed elderly couple jailed

William Robinson sentenced to two years after Tonbridge theft (1 May 2014)

 
 
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