Kent

Thursday, April 25, 2019

Thursday, April 25, 2019

School claims it was hacked after sharing Easter bunny porn video

School claims Twitter account hacked after sharing porn video

School claims Twitter account hacked after sharing porn video

A secondary school has claimed it was hacked after a porn video featuring a woman performing a sex act on a man dressed as an Easter bunny was shared on its official Twitter account.

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Extra police could be drafted into Kent to tackle no-deal Brexit traffic

Extra police could be drafted into Kent to tackle no-deal Brexit traffic

Extra police could be drafted into Kent to tackle no-deal Brexit traffic

Up to 140 police officers a day could be drafted into Kent to deal with traffic congestion anticipated by the UK exiting the European Union without a deal.

Sunday, December 30, 2018

Sunday, December 30, 2018

Six Iranian nationals found on Kent beach

Six Iranian nationals found on Kent beach following 'major incident' declaration over migrant Channel crossings

Six Iranian nationals found on Kent beach

Six Iranian men have been found on a Kent beach, amid mounting calls for the Government to tackle the migrant crisis.

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Man arrested in Kent on terrorism charges

Man arrested in Kent on suspicion of terror-related offences

Man arrested in Kent on suspicion of terror-related offences

The man arrived on a coach from France and was detained in the early hours of Tuesday morning.

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Paul Golding and Jayda Fransen turned a rape trial into a publicity opportunity

Britain First leaders Paul Golding and Jayda Fransen guilty of hate crime

Britain First leaders guilty of hate crime

Paul Golding and Jayda Fransen found guilty of religiously aggravated harassment in connection with campaign during rape trial last year

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

David Seal attempted to drive away while the officer was still inside his car

Reckless driver who attempted breakneck getaway as officer hung off side of his car jailed

Reckless driver who tried breakneck escape as officer hung off his car jailed

Officer was halfway inside David Seal's car when he sped away

The man said the sex doll was a companion (stock photo)

Kent man jailed for trying to import child sex doll from China

Kent man jailed for trying to import child sex doll from China

Brian Leach said there was no sexual motive to his purchase

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

A snapshot of the amphetamine found in the freezer

Kent man who ran £100,000 amphetamine factory from his garage jailed

Kent man who ran £100,000 amphetamine factory from his garage jailed

Ian Chamberlain also kept stun gun in Breaking Bad-style production plant

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Joshua Stimpson killed Molly McLaren two months after she broke up with him

Joshua Stimpson jailed for life for murdering ex-girlfriend Molly McLaren

Joshua Stimpson jailed for life for murdering ex-girlfriend Molly McLaren

Stimpson stabbed McLaren to death in jealous rage after they worked out together at local gym

Monday, January 15, 2018

Monday, January 15, 2018

Hendrie left six glass bottles filled with screws and nails in the bins, and told a social worker he had built a number of bombs

Ian Hendrie: Dartford man who sent hoax bomb threat and attacked police officers jailed

Dartford man who sent hoax bomb threat and attacked police officers jailed

Ian Hendrie hid harmless devices in bins outside his home in what police described as a 'cry for help.'

Thursday, December 28, 2017

Thursday, December 28, 2017

The incident took place on December 22

Warren Field: Kent man arrested for 'assaulting female police officer and spitting at her colleague'

Kent man 'assaulted female police officer and spat at her colleague'

Field allegedly lashed out at several officers as he resisted arrested

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Martin McGlasson has been jailed for controlling behaviour (Kent Police)

Martin McGlasson: Kent man who kept his wife prisoner in her own home jailed

Kent man who kept his wife prisoner in her own home jailed

Martin McGlasson set up a CCTV camera at his front door and hid the key to the bedroom to ensure his wife could not escape

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Timothy Smith regularly abused a young child in the Philippines

Timothy Smith: Kent paedophile who filmed himself abusing Filipino toddler jailed for 10 years

Kent paedophile who filmed himself abusing Filipino toddler jailed for 10 years

Smith saved videos of the abuse on his computer after he repeatedly targeted his victim in 2015

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Ishmael had over 40 previous convictions

Mark Ishmael: Dumb Burglar jailed after giving himself away in pizza shop

Dumb Burglar jailed after giving himself away in pizza shop

Mark Ishmael accidentally left a stolen phone on, allowing officers to hear that he was in a pizzeria

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Tyler Crane's attack was completely unprovoked

Tyler Crane: Kent teenager jailed for assaulting women with wooden plank during homophobic tirade

Kent teenager jailed for assaulting women with wooden plank in homophobic tirade

Crane sentenced for 18 months in a young offenders institution for shocking attack

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Brough turned himself into police after strangling the woman

Alan Brough: Kent man who strangled woman after argument guilty of attempted murder

Kent man who strangled woman after argument guilty of attempted murder

Alan Brought says he 'just flipped' and told operator he needed to be arrested

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

A selection of the weapons seized from Bushell's home

74-year-old pensioner Paul Bushell jailed after police found 160 guns at his home

74-year-old Paul Bushell jailed after police found 160 guns at his home

Bushell was jailed at Maidstone Crown Court after pleading guilty to seven charges of possessing a prohibited weapon and six counts of possessing ammunition for a firearm without a certificate.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Brenda Rossiter 'showed no concern for her victim,' say police

Brenda Rossiter: Maidstone woman who threatened to stab pensioner with broken bottle jailed

Maidstone woman who threatened to stab pensioner with broken bottle jailed

Rossiter sentenced to three years and two months in prison

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Andrew Mason-Fluck set fire to a communal bin area

Andrew Mason-Flucke: Arsonist who started fire in block of flats jailed

Arsonist who started fire in block of flats jailed

Mason-Flucke started the fire in December 2016

Friday, October 20, 2017

Friday, October 20, 2017

Police have charged three people in connection with the incident

Three charged over unlicensed rave which caused £30,000 of damage

Three charged over unlicensed rave which caused £30,000 of damage

Up to 500 people reportedly invaded industrial unit

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Thursday, October 12, 2017

The arrested man has been released pending further enquiries

Dover man 'threw microwave at car in vehicle rampage'

Dover man 'threw microwave at car in vehicle rampage'

Man is suspected of damaging five vehicles on the same stretch of road

Hurricane Ophelia to hit UK on anniversary of 1987 Great Storm

Hurricane Ophelia to hit UK on anniversary of 1987 Great Storm

Hurricane Ophelia to hit UK on anniversary of 1987 Great Storm

The US National Hurricane Center says the hurricane will have weakened to a storm by the time it hits

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Johnston targeted elderly and vulnerable people

George Johnston: Fake exterminator who used dead squirrel to trick elderly people jailed for fraud

Kent fraudster who used dead squirrel to trick elderly people jailed

Johnston scammed unsuspecting residents into thinking they had pest infestations in their homes

Friday, September 29, 2017

Friday, September 29, 2017

Kevin Friend has been jailed for two years

Kent man Kevin Friend jailed for attacking almost a dozen people in racist rampage

Kent man jailed for attacking almost a dozen people in racist rampage

Friend began by racially abusing a security guard before attacking several other people

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Chatham man to appear in court after reportedly lying naked in a parked car on a public road

Kent man to appear in court after 'lying naked in a parked car on a public road'

Kent man to appear in court after 'lying naked in a parked car on a public road'

Mindy Fairchild has been bailed to appear at Maidstone Crown Court to answer for an alleged public order offence

Friday, July 28, 2017

Friday, July 28, 2017

Fourteen imprisoned for multi-million pound conspiracy to produce cannabis

Members of £25 million cannabis ring jailed for combined 92 years

Members of £25 million cannabis ring jailed for combined 92 years

An investigation by the Kent and Essex Serious Crime Directorate found 16,428 plants across Kent and Norfolk between 2013 to 2015

Friday, May 26, 2017

Friday, May 26, 2017

Hospital scientist brings knife to work and traps girlfriend in room, but keeps his job

Hospital scientist brings knife to work and traps girlfriend in room, but keeps his job

Hospital scientist traps girlfriend in room and shouts at her, but keeps job

John Shakes verbally abused his girlfriend in 2014 for not replying to his texts, after she finished a shift at Maidstone Hospital

Monday, May 8, 2017

Monday, May 8, 2017

Banksy EU mural in Dover provokes online debate

Banksy Brexit mural in Dover provokes heated online debate

Banksy EU mural in Dover provokes online debate

The illustration which appeared near the A20 showed a man cracking a star off an EU flag

Friday, April 28, 2017

Friday, April 28, 2017

Woman shot and six arrests made as police foil active terror plot

Woman shot and six arrests made as police foil active terror plot

Woman shot and six arrests made as police foil active terror plot

Hours after a man was caught with a bag of knives in Whitehall, police raided homes as part of a terrorism investigation

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Giant effigy of Donald Trump to be burned as part of bonfire night celebrations

Donald Trump to be burned in effigy as part of bonfire night celebrations

Donald Trump to be burned in effigy as part of bonfire night celebrations

Bonfire night celebrations in Edenbridge, Kent will feature a giant effigy of Donald Trump holding Hillary Clinton's head

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Armed police can 'very often it can have the wrong effect', says leading professor as patrols are planned in Kent

Armed anti-terror police could do more than good, says academic

Armed anti-terror police could do more than good, says academic

Armed police are set to start routine patrols in Kent, but one of the county's leading sociologists has said this might not be a good idea