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White van appeal in murder probe

Joe Daniels

Police are hunting the driver of a white transit-style van who may have information after a landlord was shot dead in his pub.

Gang used woman to lure taxi drivers

Joshua Prett. Picture: Kent Police

A man who was part of a gang that attacked and robbed taxi drivers at knifepoint has been given a 12-year jail sentence.


Passengers warned of delays after fire

Folkestone Central station

Train passengers are being warned of delays after a line side fire caused a power supply problem.

Dentist struck off over concerns for patient safety

Earlsgate Dental Practice

A dentist under investigation for potentially posing serious risks to patients has been temporarily struck off the national register.


Burglars steal gold and wooden crocodile as occupants watched TV

Police are hunting burglars who stole a wooden crocodile and gold from a house in Folkestone. Picture: Google

Police are hunting burglars after gold jewellery and a wooden crocodile were stolen from a house while the residents were watching TV.

Missing boy found

Kieran Kenton has been found.

A missing 14-year-old boy has been found.

Teenage boys missing from home in Kent

Anh Nan Nguyen, 15 (left) and Son Thai Vo, 14 are missing

Police have followed several lines of enquiry to find two teenagers, but need the public's help.


Man charged over harbour killing

Police shut off the area. Picture: Tony Flashman

A man has been charged over the death of a grandfather found dead by the harbour in the summer.

Children among 16 immigrants found in van

Children were among 16 immigrants found in the van

A van driver who tried to smuggle 16 immigrants including a five-month-old baby into the country claimed he thought he was delivering furniture.


Fears grow for missing boy

Kieran Kenton has been found.

The family of a 14-year-old boy who disappeared three days ago have launched a desperate appeal to find him.

Wartime pistol handed to police to go to museum

More than 300 guns were handed to police during an amnesty. Picture: Kent Police

A wartime pistol is to be sent to a museum after it was handed in to police during an amnesty aimed at tackling gun crime.


'Why would anyone want to hurt this beautiful man?'

Joe Daniels

The heartbroken partner of a landlord gunned down in his pub says she has no words for the "evil" shooter, as she pleads for witnesses to call police.


GP surgery closed following break-in

Manor Clinic in Folkestone

Police are appealing for witnesses following a reported burglary.


Appeal following pub shooting

Joe Daniels was found alongside a gun

Police are appealing for dashcam footage as part of their investigation into the suspected murder of Joe Daniel.


Efit: Police plea after elderly man injured in Capel-le-Ferne burglary

Efit - Kent Police

Kent Police officers investigating a report of an aggravated burglary have issued a computer-generated image of a man they want to identify.

Murder probe after pub shooting

Joe Daniels was found alongside a gun

Police have launched a murder investigation after a pub landlord was found shot at his pub.

Tributes to 'Mr Nice Guy' after pub shooting

Floral tributes have been placed at the pub.

Tributes have been left to a "lovely" landlord after a man died in a shooting at a pub.

Hundreds turn out for store's grand opening

Hundreds of people piled into the shop when B&M opened its doors for the first time this morning

Rain and gales failed to dampen the spirits of shoppers hunting for a bargain as discount chain B&M opened up its latest shop in Kent.


Fund aims to help tragic Ashley's loved ones

Ashley King, who was killed in an accident at work

A fund has been set up to help the pregnant girlfriend and child of a man killed in an industrial accident.

Man dies in pub shooting

Joe Daniels

A landlord in his 50s has died following a shooting at a pub.

Concern after warship spotted in Channel

RFA Wave Knight off the Shepway coast operating with two helicopters flying off its deck. Picture: Ted Pragnell

A large and dark silhouette of a warship spotted off the Kent coast sparked concern this afternoon.


Man seriously injured in shooting

Emergency services at the scene. Picture: Aaron Pidduck

Police have cordoned off a pub after a man was seriously injured in a shooting.

Safeguard cash to prevent Stack chaos, says MP

Operation Stack on the M20, July 2015

The government is being urged to preserve £250 million in lorry parking money for reuse after the end of the Stanford plan.


Ex-soldier jailed after posing as youngster to trap child

Giltrap has committed four other sex offences, pleading guilty to inciting a child to send him explicit images of herself earlier this year.

A 71-year-old ex-soldier has been jailed for four years after posing as a 16-year-old to send sex messages to a young girl on Facebook.

Police allay concerns over public 'training exercise'

Stock photo

Police have allayed concerns over a flurry of unmarked cars and army helicopters in a district of Kent.


Residents escape fire at block of flats

Fire services at the scene.

Residents caught up in a fire at a block of flats have described how the banged on doors to alert other neighbours as smoke filled the building.

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