Offenders with convictions for GBH and arson as well as cautions for voyeurism and sexual assault are driving taxis in the city. The council insist the drivers are safe but MP Rosie Duffield's calling for a review of their policies.
Today Trevor Collier was sent to prison for six years for attacks on two young women who had been walking alone in Canterbury.
Emergency services were called to the court in Broad Street, Canterbury after a letter containing white powder was sent to a judge. When the letter was opened the powder spilled out, causing the court to be evacuated while a number of staff had to be decontaminated.