Wednesday, April 17, 2019

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

A clubber who ploughed his car into a packed Gravesend club’s dance floor in a drink and drug-fuelled rage after being thrown out by bouncers has been jailed for 28 years.

Maidstone Crown Court

Police are appealing for witnesses following a robbery at a supermarket in Dartford.

Kent Police

Christmas presents stolen from a home in Vigo were returned by Kent Police officers with one day to spare.

Kent Police

A health trust has been fined £300,000 after two nurses were stabbed by a patient at a medium secure psychiatric unit.

Care Quality Commission

A man has been jailed for seven years after he was found guilty of wounding with intent at a flat in Gravesend.

Maidstone Crown Court

The family of a man who was stabbed to death for his watch by a Dartford man and an unknown accomplice have today (Thursday, December 6) made a fresh appeal for information to help catch the second man involved in the fatal attack.

Detectives investigating a reported robbery in Northfleet are appealing for any witnesses to come forward.

Police have charged two people with drug offences after they were arrested by officers from Gravesham’s community policing unit.


A man suspected of driving a stolen car was arrested on November 24 after it failed to stop for police officers in Dartford.

Detectives are appealing for witnesses after a man was assaulted on a train to Gravesend on Friday night (November 16).

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Met Office

Kent Police are appealing for information following a burglary in Dartford.

Kent Police

Mud tracked onto a busy road near an industrial estate contributed to a cyclist’s death under the wheels of a lorry, an inquest found.

Environment Agency

Eight charges have been made against two men following a proactive stop check by officers in Dartford.

Medway Magistrates' Court

A cyclist killed under a lorry in Silvertown died after the driver failed to spot him fall off his bike on a muddy road, an inquest heard.

Environment Agency

Officers are appealing for witnesses to a burglary in Dartford.

Kent Police

Detectives investigating the theft of high value watches and luxury handbags from a home in Gravesend have released images of three men who may be able to assist with their enquiries.

Kent Police

Three people have been arrested by officers patrolling Gravesend town centre during the weekend.

Medway Magistrates' Court

Detectives investigating two burglaries on the same Gravesend road have charged a teenager with both offences.

Medway Magistrates' Court

Kent Police are appealing for witnesses after a van was used to break into a shop in Gravesend.

Kent Police

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