Tuesday 10th July 2018
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Issue 1571

New headlines since the last newsletter was issued...

Click for The KP Appeals - Missing People Webpage

Checked : Tuesday 10th July. Updated : Monday 9th July

  • Elderly man reported missing in Folkestone

Click for The KP Appeals - Witness Appeals Webpage

Checked : Tuesday 10th July. Updated : Monday 9th July

  • Suspected rogue traders in East Peckham
  • Motorcyclist seriously injured near Lamberhurst
  • Witnesses sought after man injured during Folkestone assault
  • Assault in Ashford
  • Witnesses sought to fatal collision near Romney Marsh
  • Witnesses sought to suspicious incident in Margate

Click for The KP News - Sentenced Webpage

Checked : Tuesday 10th July. Updated : Monday 9th July

  • Folkestone man jailed for coercive and controlling behaviour
  • Fraudster jailed for counterfeit iPhone scam
  • Judge jails man following Darenth collision
  • Burglar deliberately caused thousands of pounds of damage to Aylesford restaurant
  • Ashford man jailed for five years for sexual offences.
  • Armed robbers jailed

Click for The KP Appeals - Caught on Camera Webpage

Checked : Tuesday 10th July. Updated : Monday 9th July

Click for The KP News - Policing News Webpage

Checked : Tuesday 10th July. Updated : Monday 9th July

  • Stolen motorbike recovered in Sittingbourne
  • Man arrested after serious assault in Margate
  • Sevenoaks man charged over racial abuse
  • Dangerous driving investigation
  • Road re-opens following serious collision near Farningham
  • Stolen moped recovered and nuisance bikes seized
  • Hundreds of cannabis plants seized by police in Ramsgate

Click for The Trading Standards Product recalls Webpage

Checked : Tuesday 10th July. Updated : Monday 9th July

  • Recall: Dunnes Stores ? Basil Pesto
  • Recall: HT26 Paris - Lait Multi-Eclaircissant Harmonie du teint
  • Recall: HT26 Paris - Soin Multi-Hydratant et Nourrissant
  • Recall: Liqua - e-cigarette Liquid
  • Recall: Just Desserts - Body cream
  • Recall: Greenyard Frozen UK Ltd - various frozen vegetable products

Click for The Action Fraud News Webpage

Checked : Tuesday 10th July. Updated : Monday 9th July

  • £28 million lost by cyber crime victims

Click for The Action Fraud Alerts Webpage

Checked : Tuesday 10th July. Updated : Friday 6th July

  • Scam alert - Fake Argos Texts

Click for The Kent County Council Media Hub Webpage

Checked : Tuesday 10th July. Updated : Monday 9th July

  • One You Kent health campaign wins County Show award 

Click for The Kent Fire and Rescue Service News Webpage

Checked : Tuesday 10th July. Updated : Friday 6th July

  • KFRS launches pioneering new safety 'family' at County Show
  • Event held to celebrate the NHS turning 70

Click for The Kent Fire and Rescue Service Incidents Webpage

Checked : Tuesday 10th July. Updated : Monday 9th July

  • Update on Stockbury house fire
  • Summer house destroyed after bonfire spreads in Dover
  • New Romney bin fire prompts barbecue safety warning
  • Smoke alarm alerts resident to bedroom fire
  • Vehicle fire in underground car park
  • Update: Dunton Green residents urged to closed windows and doors
  • A2070 closed after serious crash

Click for The KCC Trading Standards Consumer Alerts Webpage

Checked : Tuesday 10th July. Updated : Friday 6th July

  • Beware of doorstep criminals selling household cleaning products

Click for The Hoax-Slayer Latest Information Webpage

Checked : Tuesday 10th July. Updated : Tuesday 10th July

  • Mexican Drug Money Photos
  • Bristol Zoo Car Park Attendant Hoax
  • ‘You Were Stupid’ Fake Blackmail Scam Email
  • Myth – Ice Water Can Cause Dangerous Bloating in Dogs

Click for The Food Standards Agency Food alerts Webpage

Checked : Tuesday 10th July. Updated : Monday 9th July

  • UPDATED: Greenyard Frozen UK Ltd recalls various frozen vegetable products due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes
  • Dunnes Stores recalls Basil Pesto because the product may contain Salmonella
  • UPDATED: Greenyard Frozen UK Ltd recalls various frozen vegetable products due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes

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Which? Warns Of Suspected Scam Holiday Booking Website

Amsterdam houseboat site allegedly tricks visitors into making bank transfers

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


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Watch Out For Touts Flogging Invalid Wimbledon Tickets

Wimbledon officials have issued a warning that any match tickets bought from unauthorised sellers will be invalidated. So how can you be sure your ticket is the genuine article?

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


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Keeping Cool In Warm Weather

On this page you will find information on: 1. What are the symptoms of heat-related illnesses, and how can you deal with them? 2. How to keep cool when out and about 3. How to keep cool at home 4. Why staying cool is so important for older people

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


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State Pension For Retired Workers Could Be Slashed

Tens of thousands of retired workers in the UK could face cuts to their state pension after overpayments were uncovered during a government scheme to clean up old pension records.

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


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Delay In Reporting Lost Passports Exposing People To Identity Theft

Many of us are quick to report a lost or stolen bank card to get it cancelled but we are a lot slower to react if we have lost or had our passport stolen - and this is opening the door to fraudsters, according to a warning from Action Fraud.

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


Sevenoaks and Swanley

There have been no new headlines since the last newsletter was issued.

No new articles have been added since the last newsletter was issued.


Since the last newsletter was issued we have logged details for these crimes in the following Wards...
Brasted, Chevening and Sundridge
South Brook Lane
in Brasted
Between 12:00am on Tuesday 26th of June and 11:59pm on Saturday 30th of June. A Hyundai petrol self-propelled lawn mower has been taken from a residential home.
Westerham Road
in Brasted
Between 4:00pm on Thursday 5th of July and 6:30am on Friday 6th of July. A builders merchants yard was broken into and various items were stolen.
Cowden and Hever
Station Road
in Hever
On Thursday 5th of July between 9:30am and 9:00pm. Person/s have broken into a residential garage. The intruders might have been disturbed as no access was gained.
Eynsford
Saddlers Park
in Eynsford
On Sunday 1st of July between 3:00pm and 6:00pm. A bin was removed from the front of a property.
Hartley and Hodsoll Street
Castle Hill
in Hartley
On Wednesday 4th of July around 2:42pm. A wall was damaged at a residential property.
Hextable
Southbank
in Hextable
Between 12:00pm on Wednesday 6th of June and 7:00am on Friday 6th of July. A Peugot Expert van parked in the road was keyed.
Penshurst, Fordcombe and Chiddingstone
Wellers Town Road
in Chiddingstone
Between 10:00am on Friday 29th of June and 4:15pm on Friday 6th of July. A quantity of heating oil was stolen from a tank at a residential property.
Swanley Christchurch and Swanley Village
Pinks Hill
in Swanley
Between 3:00am on Wednesday 4th of July and 6:00am on Thursday 5th of July. A residential garage had been broken into but nothing seems to have been taken.
Pinks Hill
in Swanley
Between 3:00am on Wednesday 4th of July and 6:00am on Thursday 5th of July. A Ford Transit had been taken from a driveway after one of the windows had been smashed.
Swanley St. Mary's
Hockenden Lane
in Swanley
Between 5:00pm on Tuesday 12th of June and 7:00am on Wednesday 13th of June. A Vauxhall Vivaro was broken into and airbags, a steering wheel, bonnet panel taken from it.
Swanley White Oak
Walnut Way
in Swanley
Between 9:00am on Monday 26th of February and 5:00pm on Friday 30th of March. Pots/troughs for planting were damaged in the garden of a residential property.
Westerham and Crockham Hill
Quebec Avenue
in Westerham
Between 12:01am on Saturday 23rd of June and 12:00pm on Sunday 1st of July. Fencing and a tree was damaged at a residential property.

Statistics since the last newsletter was issued
Offence Number
Theft Of Motor Vehicle2
Theft9
Theft From Motor Vehicle2
Criminal Damage10
Burglary Of Dwelling4
Robbery1

Tonbridge and Malling

New headlines since the last newsletter was issued...

Click for The Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council Webpage

Checked : Tuesday 10th July. Updated : Monday 9th July

  • Students carry out conservation work in Tonbridge

No new articles have been added since the last newsletter was issued.


Since the last newsletter was issued we have logged details for these crimes in the following Wards...
Aylesford South
Admiral Moore Drive
in Aylesford
Between 7:00pm on Monday 2nd of July and 2:00am on Tuesday 3rd of July. Various low to high volume items had been stolen during a burglary at a residential home.
Castle
Longmead Way
Between 12:00am on Friday 1st of June and 11:59pm on Monday 4th of June. A Kia had been damaged on the road.
Hadlow and East Peckham
Hale Street
in East Peckham
On Sunday 1st of July between 2:25pm and 6:00pm. An iPhone x was taken from a table on the back patio of a residential property.
Higham
Turner Road
Between 6:10pm on Wednesday 4th of July and 10:00am on Thursday 5th of July. A Generator and some tool boxes had been stolen in a burglary at a residential house.
Wrotham, Ightham and Stansted
Tonbridge Road
in Ightham
Between 5:00pm on Thursday 5th of July and 6:00am on Friday 6th of July. An outbuilding at a farm was broken into and various small items were stolen.

Statistics since the last newsletter was issued
Offence Number
Theft9
Criminal Damage6
Burglary Of Dwelling5
Theft Of Pedal Cycle1

Tunbridge Wells

New headlines since the last newsletter was issued...

Click for The Tunbridge Wells Borough Council Webpage

Checked : Tuesday 10th July. Updated : Saturday 7th July

  • Flooding

No new articles have been added since the last newsletter was issued.


Since the last newsletter was issued we have logged details for these crimes in the following Wards...
Benenden and Cranbrook
Dorothy Avenue
in Cranbrook & Sissinghurst
Between 11:00pm on Thursday 5th of July and 7:00am on Friday 6th of July. Someone tried to break into a Citroen Dispatch van parked in a driveway damaging the locks. No access gained.
Paddock Wood West
Badsell Road
in Paddock Wood
On Tuesday 3rd of July around 9:55am. A leaf blower was stolen from the back of a council truck parked in the road while hedges were being cut. Someone in a silver Peugot 407 estate was seen taking the equipment.
Park
Mount Pleasant Road
On Friday 6th of July around 2:14am. A Toyota Aygo parked in the road had a wing mirror smashed.
Carlton Road
On Monday 2nd of July between 12:01am and 9:00am. Fencing was cut at a school.
St. James'
Granville Road
Between 9:30pm on Wednesday 4th of July and 7:00am on Thursday 5th of July. An Audi A5 had been taken from the road.
St. John's
Riddlesdale Avenue
Between 7:00pm on Wednesday 4th of July and 7:55am on Thursday 5th of July. A Ford Transit along with a Makita saw had been stolen from the driveway.

Statistics since the last newsletter was issued
Offence Number
Theft Of Motor Vehicle2
Theft7
Theft From Motor Vehicle5
Criminal Damage13
Burglary Of Dwelling1
Theft Of Pedal Cycle1
Vehicle Interference1

Maidstone

There have been no new headlines since the last newsletter was issued.

No new articles have been added since the last newsletter was issued.


Since the last newsletter was issued we have logged details for these crimes in the following Wards...
East
Littlebourne Road
Between 12:00am on Thursday 21st of June and 2:00pm on Thursday 5th of July. Various low to high value items were taken in a house burglary.
Week Street
On Thursday 5th of July around 4:47pm. In a burglary a pressure washer a tool box with old tools in them had been taken and the security light damaged.
Fant
Hart Street
Between 7:30pm on Friday 6th of July and 9:15am on Saturday 7th of July. A window of a property was smashed whilst the resident was out.
Leeds
Gravelly Bottom Road
in Broomfield And Kingswood
On Thursday 5th of July between 7:40pm and 10:15pm. The number plates have been stolen from a VW Golf parked on the road.
Loose
Linton Road
in Loose
Between 9:00pm on Thursday 5th of July and 11:00am on Friday 6th of July. An oak water butt was stolen from a residential garden.
Marden and Yalding
Stilebridge Lane
in Marden
Between 6:00pm on Friday 29th of June and 2:30am on Saturday 30th of June. A residential house had been burgled and model cars were taken.
North
Dickens Road
On Tuesday 3rd of July around 8:19pm. A window was smashed at a residential property.
North Downs
Church Road
in Hucking
On Thursday 5th of July between 4:00am and 4:20am. A man, described as around 6ft tall, white, in his twenties, was seen attempting to break into a residential property. He left in a blue Renault Twingo when challenged by a resident.
Shepway North
Plains Avenue
On Tuesday 3rd of July around 12:00pm. Three hanging baskets have been taken without consent from a residential garden.

Statistics since the last newsletter was issued
Offence Number
Theft Of Motor Vehicle1
Theft18
Theft From Motor Vehicle4
Criminal Damage21
Burglary Of Dwelling2
Theft Of Pedal Cycle2