Tuesday 7th July 2020

Issue 1780

Please note: Our volunteers are unable to include the crime reports in our updates because of the COVID-19 restrictions. We will continue to circulate the newsletter containing news headlines and important information.

The latest crime reports were from Saturday 14th March (newsletter issue 1747).
We will return to our normal service as soon as the situation changes.
We are sorry for any disappointment this may cause.

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Checked : Tuesday 7th July. Updated : Monday 6th July

  • Two arrested as witnesses are sought to Ramsgate robbery
  • Image of man released for Rochester distraction burglary
  • Teenage girl dies after collision in Egerton, near Ashford
  • Witnesses sought to fatal collision in Rochester
  • CCTV image released following theft in Canterbury
  • Criminal damage to charity shops across west Kent
  • Witnesses sought to Sheerness assault
  • Bianchi mountain bike stolen during Deal burglary
  • Theft of car from Tunbridge Wells driveway

Checked : Tuesday 7th July. Updated : Monday 6th July

  • Cannabis cultivation found following arrests near Dartford Crossing
  • Dealer caught with drug supplies in Tunbridge Wells car park
  • Man charged with robbing taxi driver in Chatham
  • Dedicated Kent Police team secures more than 100 charges in one month
  • Dispersal orders in Margate and Broadstairs
  • Man jailed for unprovoked alleyway assault in Wainscott
  • Tonbridge man charged with spitting in police officer's eye
  • Third man charged with Sheppey holiday park assault
  • Officers in Dover target nuisance motorcyclists
  • Public urged to be responsible as pubs reopen in Kent

Checked : Tuesday 7th July. Updated : Monday 6th July

  • Person rescued from crash in Littlebourne, Canterbury
  • Out of control bonfire in Margate
  • Fire in a property in Dartford
  • Car crash involving five cars in Folkestone
  • Fire in an electrical substation in Sittingbourne
  • Car fire on M20

Checked : Tuesday 7th July. Updated : Monday 6th July

  • Moving Forward for Kent campaign is launched
  • Stay safe this weekend – a message from KCC Leader Roger Gough
  • Licence for outside tables and chairs extended
  • Kent Travel Saver update
  • COVID-19 Pillar Two Testing Explanation

Checked : Tuesday 7th July. Updated : Sunday 5th July

  • SARS ‘Posted Funds Notification’ Tax Refund Phishing Scam

Checked : Tuesday 7th July. Updated : Monday 6th July

  • Recall: Crazy Aaron's Thinking Putty

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Coronavirus Advice From Which?

Get the latest news and advice on COVID-19, from protecting yourself and your loved ones to the financial support on offer and how to shop safely

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

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Government Cuts Short MOT Exemption: Is Your Car’s MOT Due?

MOT tests will become mandatory again from 1 August

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

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STAMP OUT SCAMS

Scammers are stealing hundreds of millions of pounds from innocent victims every year, bombarding us with fraudulent texts, emails and phone calls. And not all banks and businesses are doing enough to stop it. We’re demanding they do more — and we’re acting to protect you through the Which? scam alert service. Demand banks and businesses protect us from scams by signing the petition.

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

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Message From Andrew Judd The South East Kent NhW Liaison Officer

Public urged to be responsible as pubs reopen in Kent

Click HERE for full details on the e-watch website.

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The Summer 2020 Issue Of Watchout WILL NOT BE Sent Out To NW Co-ordinators In West Kent As A Hardcopy

Sorry folks but due to the difficult time’s we are in at the moment there will be no hard copies of this newsletter, please pass it on via e-mail to all your members. Thank you, Julie Walker, editor.

Follow the link below to download the electronic version

Click HERE for full details on the West Kent Neighbourhood Watch Association website.

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Latest Fraud Scams

Smishing Scam — Chinese Charity Fraud

Click HERE for full details on the e-watch website.

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Latest Fraud Scams

Phishing Email — Apple Scam

Click HERE for full details on the e-watch website.

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Latest Fraud Scams

Phishing Email - British Gas

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Latest Fraud Scams

Phishing Email - Netflix

Click HERE for full details on the e-watch website.


Road Works

Sevenoaks and Swanley

Checked : Tuesday 7th July. Updated : Friday 3rd July

  • District gets ready to reopen pubs, restaurants and hairdressers

There are no crimes reported today.
Our volunteers are unable to include the crime reports in our updates because of the COVID-19 restrictions.
Please see the note at the top of the page.


Road Works

Tonbridge and Malling

There are no crimes reported today.
Our volunteers are unable to include the crime reports in our updates because of the COVID-19 restrictions.
Please see the note at the top of the page.


Road Works

Tunbridge Wells

There are no crimes reported today.
Our volunteers are unable to include the crime reports in our updates because of the COVID-19 restrictions.
Please see the note at the top of the page.


Road Works

Maidstone

Checked : Tuesday 7th July. Updated : Saturday 4th July

  • Maidstone Innovation Centre working with NCL to offer specialist training
  • Maidstone’s play areas are opening up again
  • 99% of grant money paid to Maidstone businesses

There are no crimes reported today.
Our volunteers are unable to include the crime reports in our updates because of the COVID-19 restrictions.
Please see the note at the top of the page.