Kent has seen the biggest, overall rise in crime across England according to the Office of National Statistics.

The county has seen its crime rate soar by more than a third in the last year.

Figures for stalking and public order offences have seen some of the biggest increase in the county.

Kent Police has responded it the watchdog's latest findings.

We always strive to record our crime accuratley. It is quite complex and technical in relation to how that is done.

Chief Constable, Jo Shiner, Kent Police