Issue 1631

Checked : Tuesday 5th February. Updated : Monday 4th February

  • Search continues for teenager missing since 2017
  • Missing man from Deal found safe
  • Missing Deal woman is found
  • Dartford teenager found safe and well
  • Missing teenager from Gillingham found
  • Man missing from New Ash Green found safe and well
  • Have you seen missing Ramsgate man?
  • Man missing from Tunbridge Wells

Checked : Tuesday 5th February. Updated : Monday 4th February

  • Information sought to dog attack in Ashford
  • Watches stolen during burglary near Canterbury
  • Elderly man seriously hurt during Canterbury assault
  • Witnesses and dash cam footage sought after Canterbury collision
  • Driver seriously injured after collision in Dunkirk near Faversham
  • Aggravated burglary in Dartford
  • CCTV images released following car crime in Holborough

Checked : Tuesday 5th February. Updated : Monday 4th February

Checked : Tuesday 5th February. Updated : Friday 1st February

  • Tunbridge Wells woman jailed over child sex abuse

Checked : Tuesday 5th February. Updated : Monday 4th February

  • It’s not ok – sexual abuse and sexual violence awareness week 4 to 10 February 2019

Checked : Tuesday 5th February. Updated : Monday 4th February

  • Man arrested after £10,000 found in shampoo bottles in Folkestone
  • Three in custody for attempted robbery in Gravesend
  • Northfleet drug dealer ordered to surrender criminal gains
  • Assault with noxious substance in Dartford
  • Drink driving arrest after bus stop knocked over in Tunbridge Wells
  • Family issue tribute to woman who died following Sheerness collision
  • Officers charge man with possessing offensive weapon in Chatham
  • Gardening volunteers lend a hand in Tonbridge Love Your Neighbour scheme

Checked : Tuesday 5th February. Updated : Monday 4th February

  • Safety Notice: Weyburn Floodlights
  • Safety Notice: LAP Floodlight range
  • Recall: Ostoy - Mini Cupcake Surprise - Assortment
  • Recall: Superdrug - Fruity shower products
  • Recall: Little Tikes - Activity Garden Play Centre
  • Recall: Hill's Pet Nutrition - canned dog food
  • Recall: The Village Bakery Markethill - various bakery products

Checked : Tuesday 5th February. Updated : Monday 4th February

  • Crews tackle house fire near Maidstone
  • Woman freed from crahed car near Canterbury
  • Woman rescued from flat fire in Swanley
  • Bungalow fire in Whitstable
  • Crews rescue family stranded in flood water near Maidstone

Checked : Tuesday 5th February. Updated : Monday 4th February

  • Network Maintenance

Checked : Tuesday 5th February. Updated : Friday 1st February

  • Roofing doorstep criminals active in Swale area

Checked : Tuesday 5th February. Updated : Tuesday 5th February

  • Circulating Message Claims ‘Newborn Baby Saved By Stray Dog’
  • Apple ID ‘Violated Policies’ Phishing Scam
  • ‘Google+ Account Going Away’ Notifications Causing Confusion
  • Fake Oprah Winfrey Facebook Pages Duping Fans
  • Sextortion Scammers Using Email Address Spoofing to Fool Victims

Checked : Tuesday 5th February. Updated : Friday 1st February

  • Hill’s Pet Nutrition recalls a range of its selected dog food because it may contain high levels of Vitamin D

Checked : Tuesday 5th February. Updated : Friday 1st February

  • Yorkshire Fine Cheese recalls Barncliffe Brie because of the possible presence of Listeria monocytogenes

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WhatsApp Gold Scam And Martinelli Hoax - What To Look Out For

An old scam that installs malware on your phone is doing the rounds, and with it the threat of a hoax video

Click HERE for full details on the Consumers' Association (Which?) website.


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Scam Watch: Fake HMRC Lawsuit Threat

Wev'e heard about a new scam where fraudsters pose as HMRC in an attempt to steal your personal info. Here's what to watch out for...

Click HERE for full details on the Consumers' Association (Which?) website.


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Eight Insurance Myths Debunked: What You Need To Know About Your Policy

Can you spot the errors in our insurance quiz?

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Sevenoaks and Swanley

Checked : Tuesday 5th February. Updated : Monday 4th February

  • Keeping young people safe online

We have logged these crimes since the previous newsletter was issued:
Ash and New Ash Green
Caling Croft
in Ash-cum-ridley
Between 8:30pm on Monday 7th of January and 8:00am on Tuesday 8th of January. Someone tried to break into a Ford Transit van parked in the road damaging the lock. No access gained.
Billet Hill
in Ash-cum-ridley
On Wednesday 9th of January around 3:42pm. Gardening equipment was stolen from a residential garden.
Ayelands
in New Ash Green
Between 12:00pm on Wednesday 30th of January and 10:30am on Thursday 31st of January. A Ford Transit van parked in the road was broken into and the contents were stolen.
Edenbridge North and East
Rowfield
in Edenbridge
Between 3:00am on Thursday 31st of January and 9:00am on Friday 1st of February. A window was smashed at a residential property.
Eynsford
Sparepenny Lane
in Eynsford
Between 9:00pm on Wednesday 30th of January and 8:00am on Friday 1st of February. A mirror used to view the road from the driveway has been ripped off the post to which it was attached.
Birch Close
in Eynsford
Between 12:00am on Friday 1st of February and 4:12pm on Saturday 2nd of February. A residential property was broken into. Nothing appears to have been taken.
Hartley and Hodsoll Street
Larks Field
in Hartley
On Tuesday 8th of January around 12:00am. The driver side wing mirror of a van was smashed.
Woodland Avenue
in Hartley
Between 12:01am on Sunday 23rd of December and 11:59pm on Sunday 30th of December. A residential property was broken into and jewellery was stolen.
Otford and Shoreham
High Street
in Otford
Between 10:30pm on Sunday 6th of January and 10:53am on Monday 7th of January. A purple Nissan Micra, R527***, was stolen from a car park using keys taken from the owner's jacket earlier.
Station Road
in Otford
On Friday 1st of February between 8:50am and 2:50pm. A residential property was broken into and jewellery was stolen.
Seal and Weald
Park Lane
in Seal
On Tuesday 29th of January around 9:45pm. Two people have broken into the golf club. Nothing has been taken.
Sevenoaks Town and St. John's
St. Botolphs Road
in Sevenoaks
On Thursday 17th of January between 6:45am and 8:50pm. A Land Rover Discovery, OE64***, was stolen from the road.
Birch Close
in Sevenoaks
Between 9:40pm on Thursday 24th of January and 8:00am on Friday 25th of January. A garage at a residential property was broken into. A yellow/silver Carrera bicycle, a silver Carrera bicycle and a black bicycle were stolen.
Swanley White Oak
London Road
in Swanley
On Wednesday 30th of January around 8:05pm. A group of men were seen using bricks to damage an Audi SQ5 parked in the industrial estate.
Northview
in Swanley
Between 12:01am on Tuesday 25th of December and 11:59pm on Thursday 27th of December. A window was smashed at a residential property.
Westerham and Crockham Hill
Hollingworth Way
in Westerham
On Monday 7th of January between 12:01am and 11:26am. A vehicle parked in a car park was damaged.
Farley Common
in Westerham
Between 12:01am on Monday 7th of January and 12:36pm on Tuesday 8th of January. A shed at a residential property was broken into. A chain saw, a leaf blower and other tools were stolen.
High Street
in Westerham
Between 9:00pm on Monday 7th of January and 11:59pm on Tuesday 8th of January. A shed at a residential property was broken into and a chop saw was stolen.
High Street
in Westerham
On Thursday 31st of January between 10:00am and 5:00pm. A shed at a residential property was broken into and various items were stolen.
Westbury Terrace
in Westerham
Between 11:15pm on Thursday 31st of January and 8:20am on Friday 1st of February. A residential property was broken into. Various items were stolen including car keys The car, a red Audi Quattro, LS18***, was stolen using the keys.

Tonbridge and Malling

Checked : Tuesday 5th February. Updated : Monday 4th February

  • Mayor’s debate with secondary school pupils a success

We have logged these crimes since the previous newsletter was issued:
Aylesford North and Walderslade
Old Chatham Road
in Aylesford
On Tuesday 8th of January between 8:00am and 6:17pm. The rear number plate was stolen from a Ford Fiesta parked in the road.
Borough Green and Long Mill
Stone House Field
in Platt
On Monday 28th of January between 12:01am and 3:15am. A Ford Transit van parked in the road was broken into and an attempt was made to steal it. Nothing appears to have been taken.
Castle
High Street
On Tuesday 29th of January between 12:00pm and 3:20pm. A gold coloured Renault Clio, KF07***, was stolen from the road.
Ditton
Woodlands Road
in Ditton
On Friday 4th of January around 10:05pm. Tires were slashed on a vehicle parked outside a house.
Woodlands Road
in Ditton
On Wednesday 30th of January between 5:00pm and 9:30pm. A black Mitsubishi L200, WJ58***, was stolen from the road.
Downs and Mereworth
Church Road
in Offham
Between 5:00pm on Sunday 27th of January and 9:00am on Tuesday 29th of January. The catalytic converter was stolen from a Honda CR-V parked in the road.
Judd
Audley Avenue
Between 12:01am on Tuesday 1st of January and 1:22pm on Monday 7th of January. A window was smashed at a residential property.
Douglas Road
Between 11:59pm on Saturday 26th of January and 2:00am on Sunday 27th of January. A Misubishi Shogun was stolen from the road and later recovered.
Larkfield South
London Road
in East Malling and Larkfield
On Monday 7th of January between 11:00pm and 11:50pm. A sign has been damaged outside a hotel.
Medway
High Street
On Monday 7th of January between 10:20am and 5:45pm. Both number plates were stolen from a vehicle parked in the road.
Snodland East and Ham Hill
Holborough Road
in Snodland
Between 6:00pm on Friday 11th of January and 7:34am on Tuesday 15th of January. A Land Rover P90 parked in the road was damaged.
Snodland West and Holborough Lakes
Pout Road
in Snodland
Between 5:30pm on Sunday 6th of January and 8:37am on Monday 7th of January. A vehicle parked in the road was broken into and cash was stolen.
Trench
Trench Road
On Tuesday 8th of January between 1:00pm and 1:43pm. A window was smashed at a residential property.

Tunbridge Wells

Checked : Tuesday 5th February. Updated : Saturday 2nd February

  • Safer Internet Day 2019

We have logged these crimes since the previous newsletter was issued:
Benenden and Cranbrook
Rolvenden Road
in Benenden
Between 5:00pm on Tuesday 29th of January and 7:15am on Wednesday 30th of January. Someone broke into a site through the fence and drained fuel out of several vehicles.
Paddock Wood East
Pearsons Green Road
in Paddock Wood
On Monday 7th of January between 12:01am and 9:38am. Two statues of geese were stolen from a residential garden.
Pembury
Penns Yard
in Pembury
On Monday 7th of January between 10:50pm and 11:07pm. A VW Caddy van parked in the road was broken into. Nothing appears to have been taken.
Southborough North
London Road
in Southborough
Between 11:00pm on Monday 7th of January and 11:52am on Tuesday 8th of January. Someone broke into charity bins and stole the donated items from within.

Maidstone

Checked : Tuesday 5th February. Updated : Saturday 2nd February

  • Help at hand for rough sleepers in Maidstone

We have logged these crimes since the previous newsletter was issued:
Boxley
Chatham Road
in Boxley
On Monday 7th of January between 8:00pm and 8:30pm. A number plate was stolen from a vehicle parked in a restaurant car park.
Speedwell Close
in Boxley
Between 4:30pm on Wednesday 9th of January and 6:45am on Thursday 10th of January. The wing mirror was stolen from a Mercedes Sprinter van parked in the road.
Bridge
Deerhurst Gardens
On Friday 1st of February between 6:00pm and 6:37pm. A residential property was broken into. Nothing appears to have been taken.
Coxheath and Hunton
Huntington Road
in Coxheath
Between 7:30pm on Wednesday 30th of January and 8:00am on Thursday 31st of January. A window was smashed at a residential property.
East
Langton Close
Between 12:01am on Wednesday 9th of January and 12:31pm on Thursday 10th of January. The rear number plate was stolen from a Ford Fiesta parked in the road.
Harrietsham and Lenham
Chegworth Lane
in Harrietsham
On Sunday 6th of January around 8:51pm. A window was smashed on a vehicle parked in a driveway.
Forge Meadow
in Harrietsham
Between 6:00pm on Sunday 27th of January and 7:45am on Monday 28th of January. Both number plates were stolen from a vehicle parked in the road.
Heath
Tonbridge Road
On Wednesday 30th of January between 3:45pm and 9:00pm. A residential property was broken into. Jewellery, golf equipment and two sets of car keys were taken. The cars were stolen using the keys. A Jaguar was later recovered. A white VW Golf, GN14***, is still missing.
High Street
Courtenay Road
On Monday 21st of January between 12:01am and 5:24am. A Peugot 206 parked in the road was broken into and the radio was stolen.
College Road
On Wednesday 9th of January between 1:00am and 7:11am. Some spare parts for a vehicle were stolen from a lorry parked in the road.
Marden and Yalding
Hampstead Lane
in Nettlestead
On Tuesday 22nd of January between 9:00pm and 9:18pm. two outhouses at a residential property were broken into. Still awaiting list of stolen property.
North
Moncktons Lane
On Tuesday 8th of January between 12:01am and 3:58pm. A parcel was stolen from outside a residential property.
Dickens Road
On Tuesday 8th of January around 5:00pm. A group of youths were seen throwing things at windows.
Castle Dene
On Saturday 12th of January between 6:00pm and 8:49pm. A Ford Transit van was stolen from the road and later recovered because of its tracking device.
Downs View Road
Between 11:25am on Thursday 31st of January and 11:25am on Friday 1st of February. A residential property was broken into. Still awaiting list of stolen property.
North Downs
No Road Name
in Frinsted
Between 10:00am on Tuesday 8th of January and 10:06am on Wednesday 9th of January. Two farm gates have been damaged apparently by a vehicle.
Park Wood
Wallis Avenue
On Wednesday 30th of January between 6:25pm and 6:40pm. A residential property was broken into. Money and a watch were stolen.
South
Beaconsfield Road
in Tovil
On Monday 7th of January around 9:45pm. A gold coloured ornament was stolen from outside a residential property.
Sutton Valence and Langley
Chart Road
in Sutton Valence
Between 12:01am on Monday 7th of January and 5:25pm on Tuesday 8th of January. Lead was stolen from the roof of a church porch.
Weavering
The Maltings
in Weavering
Between 12:01am on Wednesday 30th of January and 3:59pm on Saturday 2nd of February. A residential property was broken into and some jewellery wass tolen.