Issue 1625

Checked : Tuesday 15th January. Updated : Monday 14th January

  • Witnesses sought after attempted robbery in Herne Bay
  • Thieves demand cash during Dover burglary
  • Huge cast bronze hippo stolen from site near Tunbridge Wells
  • Witnesses sought to fatal collision near Folkestone

Checked : Tuesday 15th January. Updated : Friday 11th January

  • Burglar who claimed he was delivering leaflets near Sevenoaks jailed
  • Crack cocaine in toilet helps jail Gravesend drug dealers
  • Chatham man jailed for attempted knife point robbery

Checked : Tuesday 15th January. Updated : Monday 14th January

  • Three Ramsgate streets are closed as a precaution
  • Two charged following estimated million-pound cannabis find in Ramsgate
  • Suspected Canterbury thief caught by officers in the unmarked car he targeted
  • Cold caller warning after incident reported in Charing
  • Offender jailed for raping woman in Gillingham
  • Cash and drugs discovered during Canterbury house search
  • Robbery at Maidstone bookmaker - man charged
  • Cannabis plants discovered in house in Dover

Checked : Tuesday 15th January. Updated : Monday 14th January

  • Recall: Creaciones Gavidia - Babies' Clothing Set
  • Recall: BundleBerry - Gun Metal Firework Bulb

Checked : Tuesday 15th January. Updated : Tuesday 15th January

  • Matthew Scott welcomes Kent Police being judged outstanding for accuracy of its crime recording

Checked : Tuesday 15th January. Updated : Monday 14th January

  • Dartford road crash
  • Rainham barn fire
  • Fire crews tackle large quantity of rubbish alight in Dartord
  • Tenterden road crash

Checked : Tuesday 15th January. Updated : Tuesday 15th January

  • FAKE-NEWS: ‘Whale Found in Utah Field’
  • Carnival Cruise ‘Twenty Boxes’ Facebook Giveaway Scam

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Sevenoaks and Swanley

Checked : Tuesday 15th January. Updated : Friday 11th January

  • Sevenoaks’ visitor numbers rise by 8.5% in 2017

We have logged these crimes since the previous newsletter was issued:
Dunton Green and Riverhead
London Road
in Dunton Green
On Friday 11th of January between 1:00pm and 7:00pm. A residential property was broken into, cash and other items were stolen.
Edenbridge South and West
Crouch House Road
in Edenbridge
On Tuesday 1st of January around 2:05am. A Mini Cooper was damaged while parked in the road.
Farningham, Horton Kirby and South Darenth
Esparto Way
in Horton Kirby And South Darenth
On Saturday 12th of January between 12:30am and 1:00am. A man was seen attempting to break into a residential property. No access gained.
Halstead, Knockholt and Badgers Mount
Badgers Rise
in Badgers Mount
On Friday 11th of January between 6:30pm and 10:30pm. A residential property was broken into. An Acer laptop, jewellery and other items were stolen.
Hextable
Claremont Road
in Hextable
On Thursday 10th of January between 10:25am and 10:45am. A residential property was broken into. Cash and jewellery was stolen.
Otford and Shoreham
Church Street
in Shoreham
On Tuesday 4th of December between 12:30pm and 12:52pm. A hydraulic breaker was stolen from a digger parked by the side of the road.
Seal and Weald
Scabharbour Road
in Sevenoaks Weald
Between 12:01am on Friday 21st of December and 12:19pm on Tuesday 25th of December. A commercial yard was broken into. A 7 1/2 tonne lorry, P412***, was stolen.
Glebe Road
in Sevenoaks Weald
On Friday 11th of January between 12:01am and 1:36pm. Sheds at a building merchants were broken into. Nothing appears to have been taken.
Swanley St. Mary
London Road
in Swanley
Between 3:00pm on Wednesday 7th of November and 9:30am on Thursday 8th of November. Two tyres were slashed on a Vauxhall Zafira parked in the road.
Swanley St. Mary's
Laburnum Avenue
in Swanley
On Thursday 10th of January between 7:45am and 7:00pm. A residential property was broken into. Cash and other items were stolen.
Westerham and Crockham Hill
Madan Road
in Westerham
On Sunday 6th of January around 5:27pm. Someone attempted to break into a residential property. No access gained.

Tonbridge and Malling


We have logged these crimes since the previous newsletter was issued:
Downs and Mereworth
Teston Road
in Offham
Between 7:00pm on Thursday 10th of January and 8:00am on Friday 11th of January. A landfill site was broken into. Around 300 litres of diesel was stolen from a back-up generator and four batteries were also stolen.
East Malling
Carnation Crescent
in East Malling And Larkfield
Between 10:00pm on Sunday 6th of January and 1:00pm on Monday 7th of January. A residential property was broken into. Nothing appears to have been taken.
Hadlow and East Peckham
High Street
in Hadlow
On Monday 7th of January between 6:30pm and 8:01pm. Someone attempted to break into a residential property. No entry was gained and nothing was stolen
Higham
Estridge Way
On Friday 11th of January between 4:00pm and 8:30pm. A residential property was broken into. Cash and jewellery was stolen.
Snodland West and Holborough Lakes
Alisander Close
in Snodland
On Friday 11th of January between 11:30am and 1:30pm. A residential flat was broken into and jewellery was stolen.

Tunbridge Wells

Checked : Tuesday 15th January. Updated : Friday 11th January

  • Public Inquiry website launched

We have logged these crimes since the previous newsletter was issued:
Rusthall
Rusthall Road
in Rusthall
On Tuesday 18th of December between 12:01am and 7:28am. Paint was thrown over a vehicle parked in the road and its electrics were cut.
Sherwood
Pembury Road
Between 10:00pm on Monday 7th of January and 8:00am on Tuesday 8th of January. A speed camera was damaged.
Sherwood Road
Between 5:00pm on Wednesday 9th of January and 10:30am on Thursday 10th of January. A Ford C-Max parked in the road was broken into. Nothing appears to have been taken.
Southborough and High Brooms
Powder Mill Lane
in Southborough
On Thursday 10th of January between 12:01am and 8:12pm. A vacant property was broken into. A boiler and other metals have been stolen.
St. James'
Goods Station Road
Between 12:01am on Friday 16th of November and 12:33pm on Monday 19th of November. A window was damaged at a residential property.

Maidstone

Checked : Tuesday 15th January. Updated : Monday 14th January

  • Tourism in Maidstone continues to grow

We have logged these crimes since the previous newsletter was issued:
Fant
Lower Fant Road
On Monday 7th of January between 8:30pm and 8:52pm. A residential property was broken into and jewellery was stolen.
Harrietsham and Lenham
Croft Gardens
in Lenham
Between 11:00pm on Wednesday 9th of January and 3:53am on Thursday 10th of January. A residential property was broken into and cash was stolen.
High Street
Marsham Street
On Tuesday 8th of January between 7:00pm and 7:27pm. Three men were seen breaking into several flats in the block. Still awaiting list of stolen property.
North Downs
Stockbury Valley
in Stockbury
Between 8:30pm on Tuesday 4th of December and 4:32am on Wednesday 5th of December. Fuel was stolen from an HGV parked in the road.
Shepway North
Plains Avenue
On Tuesday 8th of January around 1:05pm. A man was seen taking a bike from outside a residential property and putting it into a truck. He returned it and left when challenged by the resident.
Shepway South
Sutton Road
Between 6:00pm on Wednesday 9th of January and 11:00am on Thursday 10th of January. Someone attempted to break into a residential property. No access gained.
Sutton Road
On Wednesday 10th of January between 7:30am and 11:30am. Someone attempted to break into a residential property. No access gained.
Staplehurst
Cranbrook Road
in Staplehurst
On Tuesday 11th of December between 7:49pm and 8:49pm. A man was seen trying to steal parts from a car parked in a garage compound.
Sutton Valence and Langley
Forsters
in Langley
On Tuesday 8th of January between 12:01am and 8:12am. A shed at a residential property was broken into and four chainsaws have been stolen.