Vulnerable crime victims in Kent will always get visit from officer but lower-level crimes to be dealt with by phone says new chief con.
500 fewer police officers in Kent following cuts. New chief constable says there should be "a lower level of expectation" from the public.
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Cloud and rain first thing but it will gradually dry up from the north west. Becoming bright in the west, staying quite cloudy in the east
Rain becoming more persistent overnight. Rain and cloud slow to clear tomorrow but becoming dry by the afternoon. Some brightness later
Rain becoming more persistent overnight. The rain gradually clearing tomorrow morning then sunny spells for the afternoon, feeling cooler