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Road reopens following police "tactical stop"

Police have closed the road

A major county road has reopened to traffic after a collision ended a police pursuit.

Long delays due to M25 van fire

There were long delays heading into Kent after a van burst into flames following a crash on the M25.

Two roads closed this morning

Fly tipping can be a big problem as well as being unsightly

Motorists are being forced to seek alternative routes after KCC closed two roads this morning - one because of this fly-tipping mound.


Boy threatened at knifepoint

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A 15-year-old boy was threatened by two teenagers wielding a knife in an alleyway.


Stolen tractor recovered by police

A tractor reported stolen has been recovered and returned to its owners. Picture: Kent Police

A tractor taken from a barn in Kent was found over the border in Surrey and is now due to be returned to owners.


Missing woman found

A 32-year-old woman reported missing has been found.

Animals saved following skip fire

Firefighters tackled the blaze. Stock pic.

Firefighters stopped a blaze spreading to a barn containing livestock.

Tractor reported stolen from barn

Police have released images of the tractor.

Police are trying to trace thieves who reportedly stole a tractor from a barn in a rural village.

Residents told 'avoid tapwater' after E. coli outbreak

E.Coli bacteria under a microscope. Stock image

Hundreds of people were warned not to drink tapwater after an outbreak of E. coli.

Drunk couple almost forced plane to divert

A drunk abusive couple who almost forced a plane to divert when they swore at passengers, banged chairs and argued with cabin crew have avoided jail.


Warning over scam involving fake police officers

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Police are warning about a scam where an elderly woman was tricked into to withdrawing money from a bank by fake fraud squad officers.


CCTV appeal after spate of burglaries

Police have released CCTV after receiving a number of reports of burglaries in West Kent.

Police have issued CCTV as part of a bid to trace those behind a spate of burglaries.

Trains delayed by llamas

Llamas were spotted on the railway. Stock pic

Commuters faced delays this morning when llamas - yes, llamas - were spotted on the railway.


Masked men storm home in 'frightening' ordeal

The raiders were wearing balaclavas. Library image.

Several men barged their way into a home in an attempted burglary after one of them posed as a police officer.


Police issue warning after spate of doorstep sellers

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Police are urging homeowners to be extra vigilant following a spate of reports of doorstep sellers


White van man punches pensioner before pinching camera

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Detectives have launched an investigation after a pensioner was punched by a white van man who then stole his camera

Pensioner's purse stolen in supermarket distraction theft

The pensioner's purse was stolen while in Waitrose

A pensioner had her purse stolen from her shopping basket while being distracted at Waitrose

Wall destroyed in quad bike theft from farm

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A wall was destroyed in order for thieves to steal a quadbike from a farm

Brothers who went missing are found

Kent Police. Picture: Andy Payton

Two brothers who disappeared from a Kent village on Friday night have been found safe and well

Arson attack destroys 17 caravans

Firefighters used beaters to put out the flames. Stock picture.

Fire crews were called after a serious blaze broke out at a Kent campsite, destroying 17 caravans.


Broken down car closes lane

Drivers should approach the area with caution. Stock image

One lane of a dual-carriageway has been closed due to a broken down vehicle, with long rush hour delays as a result.

Travellers set up camp on community fields

The travelers have set up camp at Hollybush Recreation Ground. Picture: Google

A group of travellers has set up camp on community playing fields, reportedly for a funeral.


Blaze at industrial unit

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Crews were called to a fire at a business park this morning

Moo-ve along please!

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A herd of cows was spotted on a train platform yesterday, much to the surprise of passengers.


Dogs to be put down after savaging man

Two of the dogs are to be put down

Two vicious Bullmastiffs who savaged and 'dragged around' a dog-sitter, forcing him to hide under a bed to escape them, are to be put to sleep.


Garden sheds destroyed by fire

Fire crews were called. Stock pic

Two garden sheds and 10 metres of fencing have been destroyed by a fire in Sevenoaks.

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