Continuing to keep Medway safe
Medway Council invited partners to a conference to showcase how early intervention and partnership working can help to continue to keep Medway safe.
More than 133,000 illegal cigarettes have been seized
Medway Council’s Trading Standards Team has seized more than 133,000 illegal cigarettes.
Trading Standards seizes 82,000 illegal cigarettes
More than 80,000 illegal cigarettes have been seized following a weekend of action by Medway Council’s Trading Standards team and Kent Police.
Illicit tobacco trader sentenced to six months’ imprisonment
A Chatham shop owner has been sent to prison for concealing and selling illegal cigarettes and tobacco.
£1.3m government funding secured to protect children at risk of criminal exploitation
Kent and Medway have secured £1.3m from the Government’s Supporting Against Youth Crime Fund to help prevent young people becoming involved in gangs and youth violence.
Thousands of illegal cigarettes seized by Medway Council’s Trading Standards team
More than 30,000 illegal cigarettes and 74kg of hand rolling tobacco have been seized following a weekend of action by Medway Council’s Trading Standards team and Kent Police.