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300 cannabis plants found in home

A cannabis plant: Stock image

Police found hundreds of cannabis plants after following up a call on an attempted burglary.

Murder accused 'left fingerprints at victim's flat'

Paul Campbell has denied murder

A man accused of brutally murdering a vulnerable grandfather in his home left his palm and fingerprints on an oven door, a court has been told.

Teen faces jail for knife attack on boy, 17

The attack happened in East Street, Gillingham

A mum has told how she pulled a masked attacker off her bleeding teenage son as he was being stabbed in their front garden and dragged him to safety.

Do aliens exist?

Do aliens exist? Picture: Thinkstock

The discovery of a brand new planet with a similar climate to Earth has prompted people to ask 'could there be alien life?'


Worker charged with stealing from tills

Boots the Chemist

A woman has been charged with stealing from the tills where she worked.

Warning over teens cycling dangerously

Cyclists have been causing problems in Medway. Picture: iStock

Children and teenagers are being warned not to weave in and out of traffic following a spate of reports about dangerous cycling.


Phone app helps jail car thieves

Botley and Webb have been jailed

The owner of the car helped police catch the men after a string of burglaries.


Emergency services at crash

The crash happened at the bottom of Luton Arches.

An air ambulance landed in the town centre earlier today following a crash.


Flip out and help our military heroes

Sonny and Mia from Riverside Primary School, Rainham at the official opening last year.

The trampoline park in Chatham is raising money for Help for Heroes.


Ex-TOWIE star in prison visit

Rochester Prison

Former TOWIE star Lauren Goodger has visited her on-off boyfriend at a Kent prison today.


Baby boy rescued from car

Fire crews rescued the baby from the car. Picture: Harry Peet

Fire crews rescued a months-old baby who had become trapped inside a car.

Pensioner with 'staggering' gun haul jailed

Paul Bushell. Picture: Kent Police.

A pensioner whose arsenal of 160 firearms including machine guns, AK47s and rifles was found following a fire at his house has been jailed.


Isis recruiter Sally Jones' son 'still alive'

Chatham mum Sally Jones was on a Pentagon kill list.

The young son of Isis recruiter and world's most-wanted female terrorist Sally Jones - who died in a drone strike in June - is reportedly still alive.


Compulsory eye tests for drivers?

Eye tests can also detect signs of wider health problems

A group of optometrists is calling on driving authorities to bring in compulsory eye tests every 10 years to make the roads safer.


Armed police called to street after gun sighting

Armed police were sent to the scene. Stock image.

Firearms officers were called to a residential street after reports someone had a gun at a home.

Lorry fire causes traffic chaos

The lorry engulfed in flames. Picture: Sophie Child.

Motorists suffered massive delays after a lorry carrying 26 tonnes of hay burst into flames.


Two teens deny murdering boy, 17

Kyle Yule, 17, from Gillingham

Two teenagers have appeared in court to deny murdering a 17-year-old thought to have been fatally stabbed on his doorstep.

Pensioner facing jail after arsenal of guns found at home

The police at the property three days later.

An “eccentric and obsessive” pensioner is facing prison after he was found to have a massive arsenal of guns and ammunition following a fire.


Head praised as school report is ‘outstanding’

The school was branded a 'haven of care, respect, friendship and learning' despite being in the bottom 200 in the country just six years ago.


Stray cat finally off the streets

Sparkle lived outside The Bounty pub for years, but now has a new home

A moggy that lived outside a pub for years is purring with delight after securing a proper home.


Benefits cheat avoids jail

Katrina Marple received almost £70,000 she was not entitled to

A woman claimed nearly £70,000 she was not entitled to over a 10-year period by failing to disclose her living arrangements had changed.


New church guidance on children's play

Stock image

Schools supported by the Church of England have been told to let children be 'free to explore who they might be' while playing.


Student had heroin and cocaine to sell at college

Kwame Dayes. Picture: Kent Police.

A teenage drug dealer caught with heroin and cocaine at a college after fellow students told staff he reeked of cannabis has been locked up.


Teenager fighting to save her dog

Benji with her devoted owner, Lucy.

A teenager’s fundraising campaign to save her dog’s life has reached almost £3,000 in just five days.

Pervert jailed for abusing child decades ago

Pervert Russell has been locked up.

A convicted sex offender has been jailed for molesting a boy more than 30 years ago.

Drug dealer locked up

Jordan Burnett has been jailed, picture Kent Police.

Police became suspicious when they stopped a car with three men in it and noticed a strong smell of cannabis, a court heard.

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