Friday 15th October 2021

Issue 1913

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Checked : Friday 15th October. Updated : Thursday 14th October

  • Renewed appeal following fatal incident in Garlinge
  • CCTV released following reports of man indecently approaching women in Gravesend
  • CCTV and dash camera footage sought following report of man approaching girl in Rainham
  • Damage caused to Minster-on-Sea property
  • Teenager missing from Herne Bay
  • Assault on teenager in Chatham
  • Witnesses sought to assault on teenager in Chatham
  • Missing Gillingham woman safely located
  • Woman missing from Gillingham
  • Appeal following serious assault in New Ash Green

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Checked : Friday 15th October. Updated : Thursday 14th October

  • Burglar targeted several shops with crowbar
  • Manslaughter plea following death of man in Margate
  • Secret compartments found in Gravesend shops containing illegal tobacco
  • Weapons seized and areas cleared in Dover knife sweep
  • Three charged after pensioner held down in burglary
  • Rural Task Force Specials gain accreditation to fight wildlife crime
  • National week long operation targeting commercial vehicles
  • Advice and support service launched for Maidstone community
  • Medway man jailed following county line drug deal
  • Targeted patrols in Tonbridge deter illegal use of electric scooters

Checked : Friday 15th October. Updated : Thursday 14th October

  • Changes to blood services in Deal and Herne Bay
  • “I was one of the lucky ones’’ -- Pregnant Covid survivor from Kent urges other women to get the vaccine

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Checked : Friday 15th October. Updated : Thursday 14th October

  • House fire in Dover
  • Kitchen fire in Margate
  • Beach hut fire in Tankerton, Whitstable
  • Property fire in Hawkhurst

Checked : Friday 15th October. Updated : Thursday 14th October

  • Holiday Activities and Food (HAF) programme: Summer success paves the way for healthy holiday fun this winter
  • Food vouchers for children entitled to Free School Meals this October half-term
  • KCC celebrates extra Green Flag Award for its country parks
  • Get in touch this Private Fostering Week
  • Flood storage work will help protect 1,400 homes and businesses

Checked : Friday 15th October. Updated : Thursday 14th October

  • ALERT! Doorstep sellers in Charing

Checked : Friday 15th October. Updated : Wednesday 13th October

  • Recall: Playtive Safari Toys
  • Recall: Waitrose Belgian Dark Chocolate with Raisins and Almonds

Checked : Friday 15th October. Updated : Tuesday 12th October

  • Waitrose & Partners recalls Waitrose Belgian Dark Chocolate with Raisins and Almonds because of undeclared hazelnuts (nuts)

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Windows 11 Requirements: Check If Your Computer Is Compatible

Use our free Windows 11 tool to see if your PC meets Windows 11 requirements.

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

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Fake Ads Rife On Bing As Investment Scams Jump 84%

Microsoft's search engine fails to clamp down on scammers who pay for ads to attract fraud victims

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

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Real DVLA Email Scam: How To Spot It's A Fake

DVLA and vehicle tax phishing scams are really doing the rounds. Here are two real examples and expert advice on how to tell they are fake.

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

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Tesco Recalls Own-brand Chest And Cold Remedy

The medicine should not be given to those under the age of 16, but some of the sachets being recalled say children aged 12 and over can take them.

Click HERE for full details on the BBC website.

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What is Investment Fraud
Mobile Phone Upgrade Fraud
Computer Software Service fraud

Click HERE for full details on the Kent Fraud Alert System website.

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From Your Local Crime Prevention Officer, Miles Booth

Crime prevention advice

Click HERE for full details on the Local Crime Prevention website.

Click the district to see its crime list.

West Kent North Kent & Medway


Road Works

Sevenoaks and Swanley

Checked : Friday 15th October. Updated : Wednesday 13th October

  • Bins for the win!
  • What makes Sevenoaks District special?

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A Message From The Swanley Town Council Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group

"I enclose for circulation the PDF poster informing Swanley and Hextable residents of the forthcoming Swanley Council's Neighbourhood Plan consultancy venue and dates. The purpose of these meetings is to give all Swanley/Hextable residents the opportunity to view and discuss their Neighbourhood Plan prior to its submission to Sevenoaks District Council." Follow the link to download the poster...

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

We have logged these crimes since the previous newsletter was issued:
If you have information about any of these crimes, please phone Kent Police on 101 and quote the Crime Report No.
Ash and New Ash Green
Penenden
in Ash-cum-Ridley
On Friday 8th of October between 19:00 and 20:00. Somebody stole a grey Yamaha NS 50 moped, RK17***, from the garden of a residential property.
Crime Report No. 46/200196/21
Brasted, Chevening and Sundridge
Toys Hill
in Brasted
On Saturday 9th of October between 12:00 and 13:10. Somebody damaged the external post box of a residential property.
Crime Report No. 46/200870/21
Dunton Green and Riverhead
London Road
in Riverhead
Between 20:00 on Sunday 10th of October and 08:00 on Monday 11th of October. Somebody broke into a business property.
Crime Report No. 46/201910/21
Edenbridge North and East
Queens Court
in Edenbridge
Between 13:45 on Thursday 7th of October and 10:30 on Saturday 9th of October. Somebody keyed a Renault WIND Roadster parked in a private carpark. This is a repeat crime.
Crime Report No. 46/200654/21
Farningham, Horton Kirby and South Darenth
Farningham Hill Road
in Farningham
On Saturday 9th of October between 14:00 and 14:16. Somebody broke the wing mirror of a Nissan Note N-tec parked in the road.
Crime Report No. 46/200892/21
London Road
in Farningham
On Sunday 10th of October between 00:01 and 23:59. Somebody tried to break into a Volvo parked in the road.
Crime Report No. 46/202192/21
Shrubbery Road
in Horton Kirby and South Darenth
On Friday 8th of October around 15:38. Somebody broke the wing mirror of a vehicle parked in the road.
Crime Report No. 46/201135/21
Fawkham and West Kingsdown
Phelps Close
in West Kingsdown
Between 19:30 on Thursday 7th of October and 04:48 on Friday 8th of October. Somebody stole the bonnet, bumper, lights and front number plate from a Ford Fiesta parked in the road.
Crime Report No. 46/200480/21
Viking Way
in West Kingsdown
Between 16:01 on Friday 8th of October and 09:08 on Saturday 9th of October. Somebody stole a black Ford Fiesta, LY16***, from a driveway.
Crime Report No. 46/200291/21
Hartley and Hodsoll Street
St. Johns Lane
in Hartley
Between 18:01 on Friday 8th of October and 06:59 on Saturday 9th of October. Somebody stole a blue Ford Fiesta, EG66***, from the road.
Crime Report No. 46/200269/21
Hextable
Home Hill
in Hextable
On Monday 11th of October between 21:00 and 23:59. Somebody tried to damage a residential property.
Crime Report No. 46/202961/21
Otford and Shoreham
Sidney Gardens
in Otford
Between 22:00 on Monday 11th of October and 14:08 on Tuesday 12th of October. Somebody broke into a shed at a residential property.
Crime Report No. 46/202506/21
Shoreham Road
in Otford
Between 21:00 on Tuesday 12th of October and 08:00 on Wednesday 13th of October. Somebody has stolen a residential bin from outside their property.
Crime Report No. 46/203235/21
Seal and Weald
Stone Street
in Seal
Between 16:30 on Friday 8th of October and 07:30 on Monday 11th of October. Somebody tried to break into a lock box.
Crime Report No. 46/201315/21
Sevenoaks Kippington
Redlands Road
in Sevenoaks
Between 00:01 on Tuesday 5th of October and 23:59 on Sunday 10th of October. Somebody broke into a shed at a residential property.
Crime Report No. 46/201668/21
Sevenoaks Town and St. John's
Lime Tree Walk
in Sevenoaks
Between 18:30 on Friday 8th of October and 08:00 on Monday 11th of October. Somebody broke into a commercial property.
Crime Report No. 46/202829/21
Kincraig Drive
in Sevenoaks
Between 16:30 on Monday 11th of October and 09:00 on Tuesday 12th of October. Somebody broke into a vehicle.
Crime Report No. 46/201918/21
Swanley Christchurch and Swanley Village
Beechenlea Lane
in Swanley
Between 17:00 on Friday 8th of October and 09:01 on Saturday 9th of October. Somebody stole a horse from a field.
Crime Report No. 46/201037/21
Azalea Drive
in Swanley
Between 19:30 on Sunday 10th of October and 07:00 on Monday 11th of October. Somebody stole a secured Lexmoto XTR 125-23, WF13***, from outside a shop.
Crime Report No. 46/201075/21
Swanley St. Mary's
Hart Dyke Road
in Swanley
Between 18:00 on Friday 8th of October and 11:30 on Saturday 9th of October. Somebody tried to break into a residential property. They did not get inside. They do not appear to have taken anything.
Crime Report No. 46/200603/21
St. Marys Road
in Swanley
On Saturday 9th of October around 14:23. Somebody keyed a vehicle parked in the road.
Crime Report No. 46/200589/21
St. Marys Road
in Swanley
On Saturday 9th of October around 14:23. Somebody keyed a vehicle parked in the road.
Crime Report No. 46/200636/21


Road Works

Tonbridge and Malling

Checked : Friday 15th October. Updated : Wednesday 13th October

  • Project underway to protect homes from future flooding in Tonbridge and Hildenborough
  • Consultation to highlight public priorities

We have logged these crimes since the previous newsletter was issued:
If you have information about any of these crimes, please phone Kent Police on 101 and quote the Crime Report No.
Borough Green and Long Mill
St. Hildas
in Plaxtol
On Tuesday 12th of October between 13:01 and 14:01. Somebody damaged fence/contrete panels.
Crime Report No. 46/202745/21
Burham and Wouldham
Pilgrims Way
in Burham
On Monday 11th of October between 11:15 and 12:00. They damaged the steering lock.
Crime Report No. 46/201848/21
Castle
Bank Street
On Friday 8th of October between 08:00 and 11:29. Somebody attempted to break into a Vauxhall Combo parked in the road and damaged the lock.
Crime Report No. 46/200178/21
Yardley Park Road
On Monday 11th of October around 02:52. Somebody tried to break into a vehicle.
Crime Report No. 46/203265/21
Dry Hill Park Road
On Monday 11th of October between 15:45 and 16:00. Somebody saw a group of young people try and steal a football from a school playing field during a lesson.
Crime Report No. 46/201427/21
East Malling
Owen Close
in East Malling and Larkfield
Between 16:00 on Saturday 9th of October and 09:30 on Sunday 10th of October. Somebody broke the wing mirror of a vehicle parked in the road.
Crime Report No. 46/200928/21
Mill Street
in East Malling and Larkfield
On Tuesday 12th of October between 01:00 and 07:00. Somebody broke into a Volkswagen Caddy parked in the road.
Crime Report No. 46/201989/21
Hadlow and East Peckham
Carpenters Lane
in Hadlow
On Friday 8th of October around 21:15. Somebody saw a woman smash a window of a pub after being ejected. The police are continuing their enquires.
Crime Report No. 46/200368/21
Chidley Cross Road
in East Peckham
Between 03:05 on Monday 11th of October and 03:05 on Tuesday 12th of October. Somebody stole a white Ford Transit, PX12***, from the road. The owner still has the vehicles keys.
Crime Report No. 46/201810/21
Higham
Hunt Road
Between 11:45 on Sunday 10th of October and 01:45 on Monday 11th of October. Somebody damaged a porch at a residential property.
Crime Report No. 46/201747/21
Hildenborough
Foxbush
in Hildenborough
Between 00:01 on Friday 8th of October and 23:59 on Saturday 9th of October. Somebody broke into a Volkswagen Golf parked in the road and stole sunglasses.
Crime Report No. 46/200926/21
Foxbush
in Hildenborough
Between 22:00 on Friday 8th of October and 08:00 on Saturday 9th of October. Somebody broke into a Hyundai parked in the road and stole a phone.
Crime Report No. 46/200191/21
Tonbridge Road
in Hildenborough
On Friday 8th of October around 22:27. Somebody broke into a Ford Transit parked in the road and stole a phone and sunglasses.
Crime Report No. 46/200458/21
Hawden Close
in Hildenborough
Between 16:00 on Sunday 10th of October and 08:00 on Monday 11th of October. Somebody stole a black Mercedes E200, KS18***, from a driveway.
Crime Report No. 46/201054/21
Kings Hill
Durello Avenue
in Kings Hill
On Monday 4th of October between 00:01 and 23:59. Somebody deflated a vehicles tyre.
Crime Report No. 46/203027/21
Snodland East and Ham Hill
Norman Road
in Snodland
Between 00:01 on Wednesday 6th of October and 11:12 on Monday 11th of October. Somebody damaged a garden fence.
Crime Report No. 46/201941/21
Holborough Road
in Snodland
On Sunday 10th of October around 22:35. Somebody damaged property in a takeaway and drove off. The police have the registration and are continuing their enquiries.
Crime Report No. 46/201239/21
Snodland West and Holborough Lakes
Poynder Drive
in Snodland
On Saturday 9th of October between 15:00 and 18:00. Somebody stole a recently delivered parcel from a doorstep.
Crime Report No. 46/201933/21
Hook Road
in Snodland
On Monday 11th of October around 00:09. Somebody saw someone try to steal a vehicle from the road. The police are continuing their enquiries.
Crime Report No. 46/200961/21
Trench
Trench Road
On Friday 8th of October between 08:00 and 10:00. Somebody keyed a Toyota parked in the road.
Crime Report No. 46/200322/21
Trench Road
Between 21:30 on Sunday 10th of October and 07:30 on Monday 11th of October. Somebody keyed an Audi A1 parked in the road.
Crime Report No. 46/203024/21
West Malling and Leybourne
Ewell Avenue
in West Malling
On Sunday 19th of September between 18:00 and 23:59. Somebody entered an unsecured residential property. They do not appear to have taken anything. The police are continuing their enquiries.
Crime Report No. 46/200605/21
Station Approach
in West Malling
On Friday 8th of October around 15:00. Somebody saw another vehicle damage a red Land Rover Discovery parked in a station carpark. The police have the registration and are continuing their enquiries.
Crime Report No. 46/200977/21


Road Works

Tunbridge Wells

We have logged these crimes since the previous newsletter was issued:
If you have information about any of these crimes, please phone Kent Police on 101 and quote the Crime Report No.
Broadwater
Nevill Terrace
Between 19:00 on Thursday 7th of October and 10:00 on Friday 8th of October. Somebody broke into a vehicle parked in the road and stole tools.
Crime Report No. 46/200158/21
Culverden
Culverden Park Road
On Saturday 9th of October around 10:00. Somebody saw someone interfering with tools in a communal garage of a residential property. They do not appear to have taken anything. The police are continuing their enquiries.
Crime Report No. 46/200638/21
Goudhurst and Lamberhurst
Dundale Road
in Lamberhurst
Between 00:01 on Thursday 7th of October and 00:01 on Friday 8th of October. Somebody broke into a garage at a commercial property and stole a lawnmower. Other outbuildings and a vehicle were also interfered with. The owner is still to provide a list of other stolen items, if any.
Crime Report No. 46/200071/21
No Road Name
in Lamberhurst
On Sunday 10th of October between 09:00 and 16:30. Somebody damaged specimen trees at a private garden open to the public.
Crime Report No. 46/200877/21
Hawkhurst and Sandhurst
Conghurst Lane
in Hawkhurst
Between 18:30 on Thursday 7th of October and 06:30 on Friday 8th of October. Somebody stole a white Ford Transit, CU64***, from a secured work place.
Crime Report No. 46/200108/21
Pantiles and St. Mark's
The Pantiles
On Saturday 9th of October between 14:45 and 15:45. Somebody stole a bank card and cash from a bag in a shop. The card was subsequently used.
Crime Report No. 46/200155/21
Roedean Road
Between 22:00 on Sunday 10th of October and 05:59 on Monday 11th of October. Somebody smashed a window of a vehicle parked in the road.
Crime Report No. 46/200985/21
Rusthall
Parsonage Road
in Rusthall
Between Wednesday 1st of September and Tuesday 12th of October. Somebody broke into a vehicle parked in the road.
Crime Report No. 46/203077/21
Southborough North
London Road
in Southborough
On Tuesday 12th of October between 14:00 and 15:00. Somebody has entered a garage and painted graffiti on a wall.
Crime Report No. 46/202478/21


Road Works

Maidstone

Checked : Friday 15th October. Updated : Thursday 14th October

  • MBC flies the flag as four of the country’s best parks

We have logged these crimes since the previous newsletter was issued:
If you have information about any of these crimes, please phone Kent Police on 101 and quote the Crime Report No.
Bearsted
Ragstone Road
in Bearsted
Between 00:01 on Monday 6th of September and 23:59 on Friday 17th of September. Somebody slashed the tyres of a vehicle parked in the road.
Crime Report No. 46/200363/21
Ragstone Road
in Bearsted
Between 00:01 on Monday 6th of September and 23:59 on Friday 17th of September. Somebody slashed the tyres of a vehicle parked in the road.
Crime Report No. 46/200390/21
Roseacre Lane
in Bearsted
Between 17:00 on Saturday 9th of October and 10:00 on Wednesday 13th of October. Somebody has stolen the number plates from a vehicle.
Crime Report No. 46/203060/21
Boxley
Birch Drive
in Boxley
Between 00:01 on Monday 11th of October and 18:48 on Tuesday 12th of October. Somebody has stolen an object from a garden.
Crime Report No. 46/202865/21
Bridge
Victoria Court
Between 17:00 on Friday 8th of October and 14:40 on Saturday 9th of October. Somebody damaged an Audi parked in a communal carpark by throwing paint over it. A van also owned by the same person had its window smashed. The police are continuing their enquiries.
Crime Report No. 46/200855/21
Tonbridge Road
On Monday 11th of October between 21:00 and 21:20. Somebody smashed a window of a residential property.
Crime Report No. 46/202093/21
Coxheath and Hunton
Pleasant Valley Lane
in East Farleigh
Between 18:00 on Thursday 7th of October and 08:00 on Friday 8th of October. Somebody stole a silver Range Rover, J7***, from the road.
Crime Report No. 46/200147/21
Lower Road
in East Farleigh
On Sunday 10th of October around 21:00. Somebody damaged barriers outside of a pub. The police are continuing their enquires.
Crime Report No. 46/201153/21
Detling and Thurnham
The Street
in Detling
On Tuesday 12th of October between 12:30 and 12:45. Somebody has entered a property, they ran off after being interupted and damaged some trees and property.
Crime Report No. 46/202383/21
Fant
Hart Street
Between 00:01 on Thursday 7th of October and 13:01 on Saturday 9th of October. Somebody cut a bike chain but did not steal the bike.
Crime Report No. 46/200683/21
Hart Street
Between 00:01 on Thursday 7th of October and 13:01 on Saturday 9th of October. Somebody took a bike left in the road.
Crime Report No. 46/200701/21
Tonbridge Road
On Monday 11th of October between 00:01 and 05:30. Somebody stole a red Honda GLR motorbike, GK68***, from outside a property.
Crime Report No. 46/201753/21
Roseholme
On Tuesday 12th of October around 20:53. Somebody tried to break into a residential property.
Crime Report No. 46/202713/21
Headcorn
Lenham Road
in Boughton Malherbe
On Tuesday 12th of October around 12:52. Somebody tried to damage a vehicle.
Crime Report No. 46/202423/21
Heath
Tonbridge Road
Between 23:30 on Friday 8th of October and 05:20 on Saturday 9th of October. Somebody smashed two windows of a Mercedes Sprinter parked in the road. They do not appear to have taken anything.
Crime Report No. 46/200481/21
High Street
Mote Road
On Saturday 9th of October between 15:46 and 16:22. Somebody stole a doorbell from a residential property.
Crime Report No. 46/201002/21
Bank Street
On Sunday 10th of October around 01:45. Somebody stole a handbag containing phones, keys and ID.
Crime Report No. 46/201401/21
Upper Stone Street
On Sunday 10th of October between 03:00 and 03:22. Somebody smashed a window of a residential property.
Crime Report No. 46/200290/21
Week Street
On Sunday 10th of October between 10:20 and 11:00. Somebody saw an unknown man in the staff area of a commercial property. It was later found that bank cards were missing and had been used fraudulently. The police are continuing their enquiries.
Crime Report No. 46/201211/21
North
Moncktons Avenue
Between 17:00 on Wednesday 6th of October and 14:50 on Friday 8th of October. Somebody stole a grey Mercedes E250, KM10***, from a driveway.
Crime Report No. 46/200185/21
Alexandra Street
On Sunday 10th of October between 09:00 and 16:40. Somebody tried to break into a residential property. They did not get inside. They damaged the door locks.
Crime Report No. 46/201269/21
Lower Boxley Road
On Sunday 10th of October between 10:30 and 16:00. Somebody saw that vehicles parked on private business property have damaged the grass.
Crime Report No. 46/200853/21
Park Wood
Laight Road
in Boughton Monchelsea
On Saturday 9th of October between 16:40 and 19:00. Somebody stole a Keeway TX 50, PK17***, from the carpark of a restaurant.
Crime Report No. 46/200266/21
Cuxton Road
in Boughton Monchelsea
On Saturday 9th of October around 21:35. Somebody tried to steal the wheels from a vehicle parked in the road but appear to have been interrupted as they left the removed wheels.
Crime Report No. 46/200947/21
Shepway North
Marion Crescent
Between 07:00 on Thursday 10th of October and 20:51 on Monday 11th of October. Somebody has stolen parts from a vehicle.
Crime Report No. 46/201743/21
Hampshire Drive
On Monday 11th of October between 00:01 and 19:32. Somebody slashed the tyres of a Vehicle.
Crime Report No. 46/203115/21
Shepway South
Lancashire Road
Between 00:01 on Saturday 18th of September and 09:19 on Saturday 9th of October. Somebody slashed the tyres of a vehicle parked in the road.
Crime Report No. 46/201428/21
South
Boughton Lane
On Tuesday 12th of October around 14:58. Somebody stole a recently delivered parcel from a doorstep.
Crime Report No. 46/202955/21
Staplehurst
The Parade
in Staplehurst
On Saturday 9th of October around 17:45. Somebody set a fire to a restaurant. The police are continuing their enquires.
Crime Report No. 46/199949/21