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Planned demonstrations in Dover on 28 and 29 May

A proportionate response is currently being planned by Kent Police (3 May 2016)

 
 

Four men charged after reported burglary in Lenham

Incident alleged to have taken place in Forstal Road on Tuesday 26 April (3 May 2016)

 
 

Operation Jupiter - Nine arrested in connection to drugs conspiracy

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

 
 

Man guilty of historic sex offences in Goudhurst

Alan Morris, 71, will be sentenced later this month (3 May 2016)

 
 

Ramsgate man arrested after body found in water

A 21-year-old man has been released on bail, pending further enquiries (2 May 2016)

 
 

Incident in Goudhurst

Man fatally injured during pre-planned operation (2 May 2016)

 
 

Alcohol related crime in west Kent targeted over bank holiday weekend

Increased patrols in Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells town centres (29 Apr 2016)

 
 

Former MEP jailed for expenses fraud

Peter Skinner, 56, from Snodland, wrongfully claimed thousands of pounds (29 Apr 2016)

 
 

Boy jailed for Dartford aggravated burglary

A 17-year-old boy admitted tying up his victims during the incident in Birchwood Road in September 2015 (29 Apr 2016)

 
 

Man charged after East Malling newsagent reports being burgled

Two burglaries are reported to have taken place at the Twisden Road store in April (28 Apr 2016)

 
 

Kent motorists urged to watch their speed

Countywide campaign saw arrests, fines and vehicle seizures (28 Apr 2016)

 
 

Staff praised at Chief Constable's annual awards

Officers and staff from across Kent were given awards for their contributions (27 Apr 2016)

 
 

Maidstone burglar was identified by pet cameras

Darren Moore jailed after victim also installed tracking software on tablet (27 Apr 2016)

 
 

Charges made after drone reportedly used to send drugs into prison

It is reported that a drone was used to send banned items into HMP Swaleside (27 Apr 2016)

 
 

Man sentenced to 6 years for drug dealing in Dover

Man, 22, from London arrested August 2015 (26 Apr 2016)

 
 

Burglar jailed for three years

John Lunn, 25, was convicted for a burglary in Broadstairs (26 Apr 2016)

 
 

Man admits the manslaughter of his 'nan'

Stuart Lay has been detained in hospital indefinitely after the fatal attack in Sittingbourne in November 2015 (25 Apr 2016)

 
 

Officers move on 545 HGVs from hard shoulders

Between February and April, lorries have been moved on, fined or immobilised (25 Apr 2016)

 
 

Ten years in prison for £1.2 million cocaine dealer

Matthew Read, 34, rammed police cars in an attempt to avoid being arrested (25 Apr 2016)

 
 

Man charged with dangerous driving after collision in Hadlow

Wilf Grant will appear at Sevenoaks Magistrates' Court on Tuesday 24 May (25 Apr 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 cleared of attempting to kidnap schoolgirl

Nicholas Bennett was found not guilty after the allegation was found to be false (22 Apr 2016)

 
 

Man sentenced to 4 years for causing death by dangerous driving

Cheriton, Folkestone, 1 August 2015 (22 Apr 2016)

 
 

Detectives raise money for police support charity

Over £2,300 was raised for Care of Police Survivors (22 Apr 2016)

 
 

Brothel manager jailed for more than three years

Tomas Ziemys was also found guilty of controlling prostitution for gain (22 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 jailed for 16 years for Margate robbery

Richard Campbell, 33, was found guilty following a trial (21 Apr 2016)

 
 

Two charged over Tunbridge Wells burglaries

Power tools reported stolen from building site in Knights Way (21 Apr 2016)

 
 

Sexual assault at Bluewater

Officers have arrested 11 people in connection with the incident reported to have taken place on 6 March (21 Apr 2016)

 
 

Jail for women who stole from 95-year-old's home

Kelly Jeffery and Rebecca Lee posed as charity workers to trick their way inside (21 Apr 2016)

 
 

Margate man jailed for nine years

James Bedingfield, 27, found guilty of rape and false imprisonment (21 Apr 2016)

 
 

Shepway man found guilty of causing death by dangerous driving

Thomas Coleman, 23, convicted following collision near Brenzett (19 Apr 2016)

 
 

Husband and wife sentenced for drug offences

Mark Handford was jailed and his wife Nichola was given a suspended sentence (19 Apr 2016)

 
 

Man jailed for violent burglary in Dartford

Dean Reid sentenced to 12 years and will also serve an extended four-year licence (19 Apr 2016)

 
 

Three men charged with drugs offences

Officers make arrests following a warrant in Ashford (19 Apr 2016)

 
 

Man sentenced for causing death by careless driving

Fatal collision, Newchurch, Romney Marsh, Tuesday 28 April 2015 (19 Apr 2016)

 
 

Arrests made in rogue trader crackdown

Police issue crime prevention advice (19 Apr 2016)

 
 

Men jailed for Higham burglary

Craig Moody and Stephen Liddell targeted a house in Chalk Road when the victim went out (18 Apr 2016)

 
 

Man charged with driving offences after fatal collision in Gravesend

Costica Ciapa will appear at Medway Magistrates' Court on Tuesday 31 May (18 Apr 2016)

 
 

Margate man jailed for assault

Jamie Roberts, 27, sentenced to five years in prison (18 Apr 2016)

 
 

Three men charged over Cranbrook robbery

Arrests made following incident in Hartley Road on 14 April, 2016 (16 Apr 2016)

 
 

London dealer jailed after drugs seized in Medway

Daniel Mackenzie sentenced to 3.5 years following Operation Jupiter search warrant (16 Apr 2016)

 
 

Man jailed over £2.8m cannabis factory

More than 6,000 plants were discovered in a derelict building in West Hill, Dartford (15 Apr 2016)

 
 

Man jailed after breaking Special Constable's hand

James Harvey pleading guilty to inflicting GBH and was sentenced on 8 April (15 Apr 2016)

 
 

Southborough flat was used as a base for London drug dealer

Two men jailed for nearly 8 years following seizure of heroin and cocaine (14 Apr 2016)

 
 

Man charged with two counts of sexual assault

John Boston, 60 and from Horton Kirby, will appear in court on 17 May (14 Apr 2016)

 
 

Two charged with drugs offences in Thanet

Officers arrest a further three as part of enforcement activity (14 Apr 2016)

 
 

Officers and staff praised at awards ceremony

Chief Constable Alan Pughsley presented the awards on 12 April (14 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)

 
 

Man jailed for sexual activity in front of child

Ian Wardley jailed for 28 months following incident at Strood Leisure Centre (12 Apr 2016)

 
 

Man charged with Chatham murder

The body of a man was found in Kinross Close, Chatham, in July 2015 (11 Apr 2016)

 
 

Two men jailed for drug offences in Chatham

Darius Malcolm and Keir Nicholson  admitted possession with intent to supply (11 Apr 2016)

 
 

Man remanded in custody after murder charge

A sixth man has also been arrested in connection with the incident on 21 March (10 Apr 2016)

 
 

Three men jailed for more than 70 fuel thefts

Reece Blackston, Gavin Blackston and Nathan Presland pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit theft (8 Apr 2016)

 
 

Stuart Andrews jailed for life for murdering wife at family home

Caroline Andrews was murdered in Benenden on 4 February (8 Apr 2016)

 
 

Man charged with laser pen incidents in Swale

It is reported that a laser light was shone at commercial aircraft in January (8 Apr 2016)

 
 

Suspicious callers in Deal and Walmer

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

 
 

Crime prevention advice after burglary reports

Business premises report being targeted in Tonbridge and Malling (7 Apr 2016)

 
 

Jail for Larkfield man who headbutted barmaid

Gregory Lees carried out the unprovoked attack at Earls public house in Maidstone (6 Apr 2016)

 
 

Officers return dog to owners after theft report

Chihuahua reported stolen in Maidstone at 3pm on Tuesday 5 April (6 Apr 2016)

 
 

Crime prevention advice after cold caller reports

Door to door traders using aggresive sales tactics have been reported in Folkestone (5 Apr 2016)

 
 

Bank robber jailed for more than six years

Brett Mullan threatened to shoot a cashier at the bank in Tunbridge Wells (5 Apr 2016)

 
 

Tonbridge man jailed for violent domestic assault

Adrian Moon sentenced to 15 months' imprisonment after strangling ex-partner (4 Apr 2016)

 
 

Man charged with driving offence

Incident occurred on 19 January 2016 in Canterbury (31 Mar 2016)

 
 

Bogus builder sentenced to four-and-a-half-years

Moses Mead targeted vulnerable home owners in Snodland and Minster (31 Mar 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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