Latest News In Maidstone

20th Mar 2019

Helicopter search for missing girl

Officers have launched a search to find a missing nine-year-old.
20th Mar 2019

The Kent MPs who could save the Brexit deal

Several Kent MPs are among 75 so-called “waverers” who could hold the key to Theresa May’s hopes of getting her deal through.
20th Mar 2019

Woman in hospital as car speeds away from police

Two men have been arrested for drug offenses following a car crash putting a woman in hospital.
20th Mar 2019

Man charged over burglary spree

A suspected serial thief has been remanded in custody accused of six offences in a month.
20th Mar 2019

Woman stole £250,000 from vulnerable pensioner

A woman who stole more than a quarter of a million pounds from an elderly neighbour has been sentenced to three and a half years in prison.
20th Mar 2019

'He said he wanted to rob some drug dealers'

A convicted burglar has told a murder trial jury of the last hours of his friend before he was stabbed to death in an apparent drug deal gone wrong.
20th Mar 2019

Police to arm hundreds more officers with tasers

Chief constable Alan Pughsley has announced that every officer likely to deal with violence will be given the chance to undergo taser training.
20th Mar 2019

Drug dealer jailed

The man was found to be in possession of crack cocaine and heroin which were hidden in his hire vehicle.
19th Mar 2019

Faster Kent-London trains

Southeastern is bringing forward timetable changes that will shave four minutes of journey times.
19th Mar 2019

Man denies Valentine's Day murder

A man is to go on trial in August accused of murdering a wheelchair-bound neighbour on Valentine's Day.
19th Mar 2019

Benefit claims rise in county

Dole queues lengthened by more than 1,700 people in the last month across Kent.
19th Mar 2019

Jacob says thanks for your donations

Jacob's appeal has raised enough money to fund his medical plane to new life in Ireland.