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Dad accused of strangling daughter

Olivia Kray

A father's appeared in court accused of murdering his daughter and trying to kill his ex-partner by strangling them.

Man due in court charged with murdering daughter

Olivia Kray

A man's due to appear in court today accused of murdering his daughter and trying to murder another woman.

Man swipes handbag from woman in 90s

The incident happened in the Highfields View area

Police say homes need to be kept secure after a vulnerable woman had her handbag stolen when a man in a shabby suit got into her home.


Man charged after woman attacked with crowbar

The woman was injured in Wrentham Avenue

Police have charged a man after a woman in her 30s suffered a head injury when she was reportedly struck with a crowbar.

Man in court accused of murdering daughter

Olivia Kray

A man has appeared in court accused of murdering his daughter and trying to murder another woman.

Pub, gym and 100 flats next for golf club

A gym could be built above a convenience store

New images released exclusively to KentOnline reveal what developers hope to build on a former golf club - including a gym, pub and coffee house.


CCTV released of nightclub boss attacker

Police have released an image of this man. Pictures: Kent Police

Officers have released CCTV images of a thug who stabbed a nightclub boss in the stomach.


Murder victim was 'beautiful young lady'

Olivia Kray

A teenager attacked at a caravan park has been described as a "beautiful young lady" by a former school friend.

Man charged with teenager's murder

Westlands Caravan Park off Canterbury Road in Herne Common

A 63-year-old man has been charged with murdering a 19-year-old woman and attempting to murder a second victim.

Woman injured after crashing in car park

Police were called to the Laleham care home

A woman was injured when she crashed into two parked cars outside a care home.

Woman, 19, was victim of caravan park 'murder'

Westlands Caravan Park off Canterbury Road in Herne Common

A man arrested on suspicion of murdering a young woman remains in custody as it emerged that his alleged victim was just 19.

Murder arrest after teenager dies at caravan site

Read our latest list of cases in Kent's courts

A 63-year-old man has been arrested after a young woman died at a caravan park this afternoon.

Police detain man following serious attack on woman

A 26-year-old man has been arrested in connection with an assault on a woman in her 30s which left her with a head injury.

Air show set to be best yet

The AeroSPARX display team will be in action. Picture: Toni Tejon

Organisers of a popular air show say this year's line-up is their most impressive yet, with more than a dozen jets signed up.


Police swarm train station after body found on tracks

Police and ambulance crews were called

Emergency crews shut off a railway station and cancelled trains after a body was found on the line.

Big cat seen prowling near play park

A lynx at Wildwood. Picture: Dave Butcher

A large cat spotted close to a busy play park is reported to have been a metre long.


Thieves break into masonic hall

The masonic hall in Herne Bay was broken into

Police are investigating after a masonic hall was broken into - just days after a church in the same area was also targeted.


Thieves swipe cash in church break-in

St Mary's in Reculver was broken into

Several charity boxes were emptied when thieves broke into a church after smashing through a window.


Deal close for £15m car park makeover

The development would be built on William Street car park

Bosses behind a multi-million pound town centre regeneration say they are close to agreeing a deal to build a four-storey hotel on a car park.


Woman 'slaps abusive child to the floor'

A group of about 20 youths was said to be blocking the high street. Stock image: Thinkstock Image Library

Reports of a woman slapping an 'abusive' teenager in the face, knocking her off her feet, have received a mixed reaction.


Police arrest axe raid suspect

Claybrooks jewellers was raided

A man has been arrested on suspicion of aggravated burglary after a jewellery shop was raided.

Man suffers leg injury after fall in woods

Ambulance crews were called to Thornden Woods

Ambulance crews were called after a man fell in woodland, suffering a suspected leg break.


Woman hurt in 'crow bar attack'

A woman in her 30s was attacked in Wrentham Avenue

A woman in her 30s was attacked after answering her door to a man wearing a high-visibility jacket.


Striking plans for 'batwing' home revealed

The design wouldn’t be out of place in the hit Batman films

Neighbours are in a flap over plans to build a house with a ‘batwing’ roof - a design that wouldn’t be out of place in the hit Batman films.


Flats plan for tyre garage site revealed

Plans for a block of nine flats in Herne Bay have been revealed

Bosses at a tyre garage say they will look for smaller premises if plans to build nine flats on their current site are approved.


Sex act couple stun dog walker

The Downs in Herne Bay

A man enjoying a stroll with his dog was given an early-morning shock – after encountering a couple engaged in a sex act.

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