Friday, November 8, 2019

A taxi driver from New Ash Green who murdered his former partner Sarah Wellgreen and then hid her body has been jailed for life.

The former lover of missing mother-of-five Sarah Wellgreen has been found guilty of her murder, more than a year after she was last seen alive.

Three county lines drug dealers, including two from Gravesend, have been locked up.

Thunderstorms, heavy rain and flash flooding is expected to bring travel disruption across London today (Monday, October 14).

A man accused of murdering his missing ex-partner asked for his phone back from police just moments after "reluctantly" handing it over, a court has heard.

A drug dealer caught supplying heroin and crack in Gravesend has been jailed.

A driver has been jailed after two friends were killed trying to push his broken down car off the A2.

A drug-driver who was on the school run when he killed a motorcyclist has been jailed for three years and four months.

Police are trying to trace a child who was allegedly punched by a man on a train heading for Gravesend on Thursday, July 25.

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A pair of teenagers who carried out two violent and threatening robberies on newsagent shops in one afternoon have been jailed.

Wanted screens showing police suspects are being set up in a Dartford shopping centre.

A judge has been appointed to lead the inquest into the deaths of four men murdered by Barking serial killer Stephen Port.

A con artist from Greenhithe has been jailed for running a series of scams to net herself thousands of pounds.

Police in Gravesend have released a series of CCTV images of people they want to speak with following a serious assault.

A driver who slammed into a police patrol car twice, injuring officers, has been jailed.

A man who carried out armed robberies at a bookmaker's and post offices in Bexley and Dartford has been jailed.

A county lines drug dealer found with heroin and crack cocaine in Gravesend has been jailed for six years.

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Kent Police have been told they will get a £1.6million top-up to help tackle serious crime across the county, including Gravesend and Dartford.

A crack cocaine dealer who made internet searches on how to conceal drugs in his body has been jailed for supplying.

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A lorry driver has been jailed for killing a woman when he crashed into her car on the QE II bridge at Dartford because he was watching a video on his phone.

Vans plastered with the mugshots of men and women wanted in connection with a number of crimes - including burglaries, robberies and violent moped-enabled offences - are set to tour the capital.


Two Dartford drug dealers have been jailed following a planned raid by police on local premises.

Maidstone Crown Court

A man has appeared before Maidstone Crown Court today, Thursday January 17, accused of murdering missing Sarah Wellgreen.

A warning about rogue traders has been issued by police after an elderly woman was targeted in Dartford.

Kent Police

Crack cocaine found inside a toilet has helped convict three Gravesend drug-dealers who have been jailed for a collective total of more than eight years.

Woolwich Crown Court

A Greenhithe man has avoided jail after he used the personal details of his friends to make a series of fraudulent claims for made-up crashes totalling around £15,000.


Around 58,500 smokers in Kent need to quit the habit by 2022 to meet government targets, according to a council report.

Kent County Council

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