Thefts from motor vehicles

Kent Police is reminding people to keep their vehicles secure following a spate of thefts at various locations in the east of the county. There is typically an increase in vehicle crime during the summer months, which is partly due to people leaving windows or sunroofs open or forgetting to lock up. A number of […]

Annual Policing Survey

An invitation to take part in the PCC’s Annual Policing Survey   As Kent’s Police and Crime Commissioner, Matthew Scott sets the strategic priorities for Kent Police. Earlier this year he published Safer in Kent: The Community Safety and Criminal Justice Plan. The plan is kept under constant review and is regularly updated in line with what […]

Protect and Connect Campaign – Kent Police

Kent Police are continuing to help protect the public and businesses against online crime. We have been and will continue to post messages across our social media channels around protecting the public and businesses online. We’d be extremely grateful if you could share materials and the hashtag #protectandconnect or signpost the public to our website […]

Cyber Crime

ALERT from Kent Police Neighbourhood Watch Following the ransomware cyber attack on Friday 12 May which affected the NHS and is believed to have affected other organisations globally, an alert urging both individuals and businesses to follow protection advice immediately and in the coming days. PROTECTION / PREVENTION ADVICE Key Protect messages for businesses to […]

Burglaries in East Kent

High-value burglaries reported in Shepway district Kent Police is reminding families of the steps they can take to protect their homes from burglars who target expensive jewellery and gold. A number of properties have reportedly been broken into in the Shepway district in recent weeks, and officers are not ruling out the possibility that the […]

Shed break-ins in East Kent

Officers appeal for witnesses following shed break-ins in East Kent Kent Police is investigating a number of reported break-ins at allotments in Lydd, Herne Bay and Ramsgate. Garden equipment, including lawnmowers, has been reported stolen from sheds in Robin Hood Lane, Lydd, between 7pm on Friday 17 March and 8.30am on Saturday 18 March 2017. […]