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Appeal after security van driver threatened

Police and forensic investigators at the scene

Police are appealing for witnesses after the driver of a security van received a written demand for cash.

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Warning over 'bogus' caller

Residents are warned to be on guard against bogus callers

Residents are warned to be on their guard after a suspected bogus caller tried to gain entry to an OAP's home.

'Dead bunny and Donald Trump' target security van

Picture: Andy Payton

A residential street was in lockdown after two men “dressed as a dead bunny rabbit and Donald Trump” tried to break into a security van.

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Hunt spooks horses

Relieved owner Emily Sweeney after she found her horse Hamish this morning.

Distressed horses fled for miles after being spooked by a hunt as it passed through the area on Halloween afternoon.

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Cause of flats fire will never be known

Picture: Phil Michael

The cause of a devastating fire in Snodland which left dozens of residents homeless will never be known, investigators say.

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Stolen car 'stung'

Picture: @kentpoliceroads on Twitter

Officers deployed stingers and chased a driver on foot after a stolen car was spotted in Kent.

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Road reopened after overturned lorry closes slip road

Picture: @kentpoliceroads on Twitter

A motorway slip-road has reopened after a lorry overturned this afternoon.

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'Complete fluke' children were not killed

The car crashed through a garden fence

A grandmother is demanding safety barriers in a residential street after a car crashed through her garden fence.

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Abandoned black cats hope for a change in luck

Trick had to have his leg amputated

They might have a reputation for being unlucky, but the RSPCA is hoping the fortunes will change for some of its black cats this Halloween.

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Train delays clear after lorry hits bridge

Train services are disrupted. Stock picture

There was disruption on a Kent train line after a lorry struck a bridge.

Horse rider feared for life after crash

The car rolled onto its side

A horse rider says she feared for her life after a car overturned, crushing another, while trying to get past on a narrow country lane.

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Parents hit out at Slipknot mask at play centre

A parent said she was shocked to a member of staff wearing a Slipknot mask. Picture: Charlotte Nolan

A play centre has found itself facing a social media backlash after a parent complained a member of staff's Halloween costume was inappropriate.

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Appeal after child injured in hit and run

Officers have charged a man. Stock picture

Police are appealing for witnesses after a child was injured in a hit and run.

Mum facing prison after assaults

Bethany Ivell pleaded guilty to criminal damage and assault

A young mum who avoided jail after a bungled armed raid now faces prison after assaulting two police officers and a cashier.

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Driver in custody after child injured in 'hit-and-run'

Police and secamb are at the scene. Stock image

A driver has been taken into custody after a child was hit by a car which did not stop.

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Crash causes rush-hour delays

Police have been called to the scene

A crash on the Londonbound carriageway of the M20 caused rush-hour delays.

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Wrong-way killer driver jailed

Christopher Clement. Picture: Kent Police

A man who crashed while driving against oncoming traffic on the M20 says he will never forgive himself for causing the death of his best friend.

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Drug-driving violinist left biker seriously injured

Victoria Yellop has avoided jail

A disgraced classical musician left a motorcyclist in constant pain and unable to work after crashing into him while twice the drug-driving limit.

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Woman charged with robbery

Stock image.

A woman is due to appear in court charged with stealing a handbag and burgling a McDonald's restaurant.

Explosion sends blacksmith's ashes soaring into sky

The set up of the anvil prior to firing

There was no better way to say goodbye to a young blacksmith, whose ashes were blasted 30ft into the air through the bygone practice of anvil firing.

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Voyeur secretly filmed woman in bathroom

Jordan Brachio, with black coat and glasses, appeared before magistrates

A voyeur who set up a camera to secretly film women using the bathroom has avoided jail.

Lettings boss stole thousands from tenants

Lee Grace. Picture: Kent Police

A 'thoroughly dishonest' lettings manager who stole £45,000 collected from tenants to feed his gambling addiction has been jailed.

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Teen hit by car

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A teenage boy has been taken to hospital after being hit by a car.

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MP's baby interrupts radio interview

MP Tom Tugendhat

A Kent MP had to cut a radio interview short when his baby started crying.

Wrong-way driver admits killing passenger in crash

The aftermath of the crash. Picture: Highways England

A former soldier who killed his passenger in a head-on crash while driving the wrong way down a motorway has been told to expect jail.

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Two arrested over fuel theft

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Two people have been arrested on suspicion of theft after being found loading containers into the back of a van.

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