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Three men have been charged with stalking offences as part of Kent Police’s ongoing work to tackle violence against women and girls

As part of Kent Police’s ongoing efforts to combat violence against women and girls, three men have been charged with stalking. On Monday, August 8, 2022, officers investigating three separate cases were able to secure charges against suspects. Those charged include: • Oliver Simon, 30, of Warden Road, Rochester, was charged with stalking and stalking causing serious alarm/distress.

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Three men have been charged with stalking offences as part of Kent Police’s ongoing work to tackle violence against women and girls

Inquest into death of Ramsgate baby suspended while police investigation continues

A baby boy who died in a London hospital following a call to police over concerns for his wellbeing had suffered a brain injury. Kent Police was called at around 7.50am on Friday 15 July due to concern for baby Hunter Hodges who had been taken to the Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Hospital, Margate.

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Inquest into death of Ramsgate baby suspended while police investigation continues

Enquiries ongoing after burnt out car discovered on beach by Walpole Bay

Police officers are investigating after a car was found burnt out on the beach by Walpole Bay this morning (August 16). The abandoned car blaze was attended by Kent Fire and Rescue Service. A Kent Police spokesperson said: “Kent Police received a report of an abandoned burnt out vehicle on the beach at Walpole Bay in Margate on Tuesday 16 August at around 7am.

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Enquiries ongoing after burnt out car discovered on beach by Walpole Bay

Harborough man arrested in connection with cold calling fraud

Concerns were raised after a bank received a request to withdraw a large sum of money to pay for a roof repair. A Harborough man is among three people who have been arrested after police intercepted a suspected fraud. Officers from Kent Police received a report on Tuesday August 9 that residents at a property in Broadstairs were potentially being targeted.

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Harborough man arrested in connection with cold calling fraud

Serial flasher who exposed himself multiple times near school in Otford is locked up

A pervert who repeatedly exposed himself to women near a school has been jailed. Serial flasher Iskren Ganchev tormented villagers in Otford, near Sevenoaks, over a 10-day period in June. Between June 2 and June 11 he exposed himself to three woman in the village, off Pickmoss Lane, before performing indecent acts.

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Serial flasher who exposed himself multiple times near school in Otford is locked up

Man seriously injured in crash between lorry and car

Long delays are expected in the area while the incident is resolved A crash involving a lorry and a car has completely blocked a key section of the A20 in Maidstone this morning (August 16). Ashford Road has been blocked at the M20 J8 (Leeds Castle / Maidstone Services) following the incident.

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Man seriously injured in crash between lorry and car

New fitness to drive scheme launches in Kent as 'alternative to being fined or prosecuted'

People who have been involved in a crash who might have found themselves being fined or prosecuted are now being offered an alternative. A fitness to drive scheme was launched today by Kent Police and South East DriveAbility (SED), a clinical service led by a consultant occupational therapist practitioner based in Aylesford.

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New fitness to drive scheme launches in Kent as 'alternative to being fined or prosecuted'

Armed officers attend Margate ‘disturbance’ incident and recover machete

Armed police have attended an incident in Margate where a man was arrested and a machete recovered. Kent Police, including armed officers and a dog unit, were called to Trinity Square at 2.20pm today (August 15) after a report of a disturbance and a man believed to be armed with a knife.

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Armed officers attend Margate ‘disturbance’ incident and recover machete

Driver leaves the scene of crash in Margate

A driver involved in a collision in Margate last night (August 14) is being sought by police after leaving the scene. The crash took place in Laleham Road at around 10pm. A Kent Police spokesperson said: “Kent Police was called at around 10pm on Sunday 14 August following a two-car collision on Laleham Road, Margate.

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Driver leaves the scene of crash in Margate

Police hunt man who outraged public decency in Dane John Gardens, Canterbury

Police are searching for a man who acted inappropriately. The report of an incident of outraging public decency happened in Dane John Gardens, Canterbury at about 2pm on Thursday, July 28. The suspect is said to have "acted in an inappropriate manner near other members of the public".

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Police hunt man who outraged public decency in Dane John Gardens, Canterbury

Canterbury man stabbed girlfriend to death before calling 999 to confess

A violent alcoholic stabbed his girlfriend to death before calling 999 to admit what he had done. David Creed knifed Catherine Granger multiple times at the flat they shared in Long Acre Close, Canterbury. The 53-year-old then called police to confess to stabbing the mum-of-two, leaving her with eight wounds to her front and back, including one that pierced her aorta and proved fatal.

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Canterbury man stabbed girlfriend to death before calling 999 to confess

Police appeal after report of assault and attempted robbery on teens by two youths in Westgate

Detectives investigating an attempted robbery in Westgate are appealing for witnesses to come forward. It was reported that between 10pm and 10.20pm on Monday 1 August, three teenage boys, were walking in Sussex Gardens when the attempted robbery took place. They were approached by two boys who assaulted them and demanded they hand over their phones and wallets.

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Police appeal after report of assault and attempted robbery on teens by two youths in Westgate

Kristian Gazi jailed after raiding dying Dover woman's home as she slept

An elderly woman dying from an incurable cancer told of her terror after a heartless burglar rifled through her bedroom as she slept. Bedbound Patricia Castle, 83, has been left trapped, a prisoner in her own home and too frightened to open her windows or doors, after Kristian Gazi raided her Dover flat.

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Kristian Gazi jailed after raiding dying Dover woman's home as she slept

Boy found wandering undressed in Chilham during early hours

A child was found wandering naked and alone in the street during the early hours of this morning and was found by a passing motorist. The boy was found in the street by the driver just before 4.45am near Bagham Cross, in Chilham. The child, who was unable to speak English was later taken to hospital to get checked over after police were called to the scene at 4.44am.Paramedics were also sent to the area and the boy was later reunited with his parents.

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Boy found wandering undressed in Chilham during early hours

Young woman suffers serious injuries in fall from roof in Ramsgate

A young woman is in a London hospital being treated for serious injuries after a fall from a ‘flat’ roof area in Ramsgate. Emergency services were called to Arklow Square at 12.10am today (August 13). A Kent Police spokesperson said: “Kent Police was called at 12.10am to a concern for the welfare of a teenage* girl in Arklow Square, Ramsgate.

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Young woman suffers serious injuries in fall from roof in Ramsgate

Teenage girl suffers serious injuries in fall from roof in Ramsgate

A teenage girl is in a London hospital being treated for serious injuries after a fall from a ‘flat’ roof area in Ramsgate. Emergency services were called to Arklow Square at 12.10am today (August 13). A Kent Police spokesperson said: “Kent Police was called at 12.10am to a concern for the welfare of a teenage girl in Arklow Square, Ramsgate.

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Teenage girl suffers serious injuries in fall from roof in Ramsgate

Ramsgate crash: Man charged after driver 'ploughed into family of 5 while high on drugs' killing father and daughter

A 78-year-old dad and his 40-year-old daughter were killed in the crash in Kent A 30-year-old man has been charged with multiple offences, including failing to stop at the scene of a crash and drug driving, after two people were killed and a child was seriously injured. A father and daughter were killed when a black Alfa Romeo crashed into a family of five pedestrians in the popular seaside town of Ramsgate in Kent just before 9.35am on Wednesday (August 10).

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Ramsgate crash: Man charged after driver 'ploughed into family of 5 while high on drugs' killing father and daughter

Man charged over incident that left two dead and girl seriously injured

Aman has been charged following an incident in Kent that left two people dead and a child seriously injured, Kent Police said. A black Alfa Romeo was involved in a collision with five pedestrians, all members of the same family, outside the multi-storey car park in Leopold Street, Ramsgate, Kent, at around 9.35 on Wednesday.

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Man charged over incident that left two dead and girl seriously injured

Armed police called to Staplehurst after person seen with a weapon

Enquiries into the alleged incident are underway Armed police were called to Staplehurst, in the borough of Maidstone, in the early hours of this morning (August 12) following a report of a "person with a weapon". Officers attended the area shortly after 1am and completed a search at a premises in the High Street.

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Armed police called to Staplehurst after person seen with a weapon