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Man detained following Benenden incident

A 54 year-old man was found in London (5 Feb 2016)

 
 

Canterbury man jailed for child sex offences

Robert Appleby, 42, sentenced to seven years and nine months (5 Feb 2016)

 
 

Medway man charged in rogue trader investigation

Moses Mead, 31, accused of defrauding residents in Snodland and Sheppey (5 Feb 2016)

 
 

Folkestone man given criminal behaviour order

Francis Vereecken, 65, disobeyed council restrictions on begging and drinking (5 Feb 2016)

 
 

Two men arrested for drugs in Ramsgate

Warrant carried out in the La Belle Alliance Square area on 2 February (5 Feb 2016)

 
 

Suspicious death in Benenden

Police searches ongoing to locate a man in connection with incident (5 Feb 2016)

 
 

Two guilty of murdering Maidstone man

Allison Tomlin and John Barham convicted of killing John Birney in June 2015 (4 Feb 2016)

 
 

Man found guilty of a stabbing in Faversham

A man was left fighting for his life after the incident in Barnes Close on 1 August (4 Feb 2016)

 
 

Children's competition to boost road safety around Tunbridge Wells

Winners chosen from schools in Paddock Wood and Pembury (3 Feb 2016)

 
 

Man jailed for dangerous driving in Tunbridge Wells

Arthur Leonardo caused thousands of pounds of damage in February last year (2 Feb 2016)

 
 

Man arrested on suspicion of endangering aircraft

The 45-year-old has been bailed until Monday 14 March (2 Feb 2016)

 
 

New ANPR cameras planned for Kent

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

 
 

Jail for burglar whose DNA was left on spades

Nathan Norman, 30, stole jewellery worth thousands from a home in West Malling (1 Feb 2016)

 
 

Man who supplied MDMA to Whitstable teenager is jailed

Jack Pointer was sentenced to three years in prison for supplying a class A drug (1 Feb 2016)

 
 

Arrests following Dover demonstration total 17

Ten detained after related disturbance at M20 Junction 8 services (30 Jan 2016)

 
 

Rochester man appears in court on kidnap charge

Man will appear before Maidstone Crown Court on 29 February (30 Jan 2016)

 
 

Number of burglaries fallen in East Kent during latest campaign

Reduction of 20 per cent across the division. (29 Jan 2016)

 
 

Sharp fall in west Kent burglaries during latest crime campaign  

Reduction of 21 per cent across the region (28 Jan 2016)

 
 

Man jailed for having knife and false imprisonment

Anthony Kingwell was sentenced to 22 months on Friday 15 January (28 Jan 2016)

 
 

Two men charged with Walderslade robbery

Both remanded in custody (28 Jan 2016)

 
 

Chatham man jailed for supplying illegal drugs

Daniel Edwards was sentenced to three years and eight months on 22 January (27 Jan 2016)

 
 

Licensing officers take action in Gravesend

A pub in Milton Road has surrendered its licence following concerns raised in the community (27 Jan 2016)

 
 

Latest Operation Jupiter action leads to 13 arrests

Officers seize cash and drugs following search warrants in Medway towns  (26 Jan 2016)

 
 

Officers return puppies to owner after reported theft

Dogs returned to their owner on January 23 and three arrests have been made (26 Jan 2016)

 
 

Margate men sentenced in operation to target drug crime in Thanet

Men aged 22 and 23 start 19 and 15 year jail sentences (26 Jan 2016)

 
 

Woman charged following fatal Canterbury collision

Pauline Camplin, from Nonington, will appear at court on Friday 26 February (25 Jan 2016)

 
 

Fifth Ramsgate robbery offender is sentenced 

Robbery took place in Queen Street on 16 December 2013 (25 Jan 2016)

 
 

Hundreds of HGVs moved on from on hard shoulders

Unsafe and illegal parking being targeted by Kent Police and its partners (25 Jan 2016)

 
 

Ramsgate man jailed for 15 years

Mark Wood, 28, was convicted for assault and drugs offences (22 Jan 2016)

 
 

Swanley man ordered to pay back criminal gains 

Ryan Hood faces prison unless he pays back more than £3,000 under the Proceeds of Crime Act (22 Jan 2016)

 
 

Swanley man Daniel Howe jailed for 32 months

Howe pleaded guilty to burglary, common assault and witness intimidation at court (21 Jan 2016)

 
 

Break-ins reported in Coxheath and Hunton

Warning issued after garages and a shed are targeted on Wednesday 20 January (21 Jan 2016)

 
 

Medway man jailed for having indecent images

Aaron Langley, of Imperial Drive, will serve 16 months   (20 Jan 2016)

 
 

Man charged over Tunbridge Wells bank robbery

Brett Mullan to appear at court for remand hearing (19 Jan 2016)

 
 

Drug dealer drove at police in Tunbridge Wells

Kevin Oteng jailed for more than 4 years after trying to evade capture in 2014 (19 Jan 2016)

 
 

Guilty verdict following death of man struck by car in Swanley

Erasmus Ahwoi to be sentenced for causing death by dangerous driving. (18 Jan 2016)

 
 

Woman admits sexual assault did not take place

Police investigation into alleged assault in Ashford on 7 January has been closed (18 Jan 2016)

 
 

Gravesend burglar jailed for five and a half years

Jason Burgess committed two burglaries and one attempted burglary in the town (18 Jan 2016)

 
 

Man jailed after planning to sexually abuse a child

Police foiled Colin Page's plan to travel from Birmingham to Medway and meet with a child (18 Jan 2016)

 
 

Deal man jailed for killing his wife

Jonathon Cudworth, 35, convicted of manslaughter at Canterbury Crown Court (15 Jan 2016)

 
 

Jail for men who threw bottles at moving cars

Curtis Pennells and Andrew Spencer committed multiple offences in Gillingham (15 Jan 2016)

 
 

Arrests over supply of Class A drugs in Tunbridge Wells

Three men charged and remanded into custody to appear court (14 Jan 2016)

 
 

Man jailed following fatal collision in Farnborough

David Hullett pleaded guilty to causing death by dangerous driving (13 Jan 2016)

 
 

Road safety event is hailed a success

More than 60 speeding motorists were stopped and given road safety advice (11 Jan 2016)

 
 

Two arrested following drugs warrant in Canterbury

The warrant was carried out in Querns Place on 8 January (11 Jan 2016)

 
 

Sheppey man jailed for attempted rape

James Huggett, from Minster, was sentenced on Monday 11 January 2016 (11 Jan 2016)

 
 

Swanley drug dealer concealed weapon disguised as an iPhone

Stephen Smith jailed for more almost 8 years for supply of heroin and cocaine (11 Jan 2016)

 
 

Two men jailed for online fraud scams

The sentences totalled 14 and a half years. (9 Jan 2016)

 
 

Health and safety failures led to death of teenager

Steve Adams sentenced following Margate fire in 2014 (8 Jan 2016)

 
 

Illegally parked HGVs fined and moved on

A multi-agency response to lorries parking on the hard shoulder and slip roads (8 Jan 2016)

 
 

Police awards recognise outstanding achievements

Canterbury Cathedral was the setting for the Kent Police East Division awards ceremony (22 Dec 2015)

 
 

Magician aids pickpocket awareness campaign

Paul Fowler placed items in shoppers' bags and pockets in Maidstone (18 Dec 2015)

 
 

Do you know what to do in a terrorist attack?

Read the latest national safety advice (18 Dec 2015)

 
 

Warning following thefts from cars in Maidstone

Nine incidents reported from Wednesday 9 to Thursday 10 December (14 Dec 2015)

 
 

Safer Streets Team is working hard to tackle issues that matter most

The new team of five dedicated PCSOs is enjoying early successes  (8 Dec 2015)

 
 

Street drinker issued with criminal behaviour order

Jagjit Sidhu, 53, has a history of committing antisocial acts in Gravesend (7 Dec 2015)

 
 

Thanet man awarded for his bravery

Ioannis Tzitziras, detained burglary suspect (26 Nov 2015)

 
 

Police officers, staff and uni academic commended

Chief Constable Alan Pughsley hosts commendation ceremony (18 Nov 2015)

 
 

Warning issued following burglaries in Swanley

Remember to lock up property and possessions as the evenings draw in (17 Nov 2015)

 
 

Op Stack is not in place

Latest update: 12 October (30 Jul 2015)

 
 
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