Report Crime With Kent Police

✅ Article By Anne-Marie Pearman & Reviewed By Zeynep Topcu

Kent Police is working with local councils to deal with crime and anti-social behaviour where you live.

Kent Police has a vision for Kent to be a safe place for people to live, work and visit. By protecting the public from harm, they allow our communities to flourish, and by working with the public and partners, they provide a first-class policing service that is both visible and accessible. They have retained neighbourhood policing as the bedrock of policing in Kent. They are always available when the public needs them and act with integrity in all that they do.

Visit the Kent Police Crime Reporting page to find details on how to report a crime.

Emergency Contact Numbers

Call 999 right away for any emergency, such as:

  • You are witnessing a crime or someone in extreme danger.
  • A serious offence is in progress, or the offender is still at the crime scene.
  • Someone is causing damage to a property.

When you are in danger and can't speak, Please follow the steps below:

Call 999 from your cell phone:

  1. Police won't be able to track your location, so you may cough, press some keys or provide any clue to locate you.
  2. Press 55 when prompted, and a Police officer will be able to listen to the voice coming through the phone.
Call 999 from the Landline:
  1. Police can track your location even if you don't speak.
  2. They will be able to hear your background noises and send an immediate rescue if they a suspect any danger.

Non-Emergency Crime Reporting

Call 101 when it is less urgent, but you need to report a crime or an offence such as:

  • Stolen Car
  • Property Damaged
  • Drug Dealing
  • Traffic Accident

Textphone Service

In case you have hearing or speech impairment:

  • Use TextPhone Service 18000 for Emergency Situations.
  • Use TextPhone Service 18001101 for Non-Emergency Situation.

Contact CrimeStoppers

To anonymously report a crime or suspicious behaviour:

Kent Police And Crime Commissioner Details:

Matthew Scott is the current Police Commissioner for Kent Police. Find Details below to contact the PCC Headquarters Office:

Contact Kent Police:


Phone: 101

Address Postcode
1 Pembury Road Tonbridge
Argyle Road Sevenoaks
TN13 1HG
Bouverie House Bouverie Road West Folkestone
CT20 2SG
Central Avenue Sittingbourne
ME10 4NR
Crescent Road Tunbridge Wells
Fort Hill Margate
Ladywell Dover
CT16 1DJ
Old Dover Road Canterbury
Palace Avenue Maidstone
ME15 6NF
Purser Way Gillingham
Thames Way Northfleet Gravesend
DA11 8BD
Tufton Street Ashford
TN23 1BT

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