CCTV issued by Kent Police

Officers investigating overnight thefts from cars in villages near Sevenoaks have released CCTV images.

The seven reported thefts and attempted thefts happened during the hours of darkness, between Monday 3 January and Tuesday 4 January 2022.

Car owners in Kemsing, Otford and Eynsford notified police that their vehicles had been searched and, in some cases, items including loose change, a wallet and a satnav device, had been stolen.

Police Sergeant Kevin Savill, of the Sevenoaks Community Safety Unit, said: ‘Our officers have been investigating these incidents including the examination of CCTV in the area.

‘We are now releasing images of a man who may be able to assist us with our enquiries. While they are slightly blurred we are hoping somebody will recognise him and contact the appeal line.’

Anyone with information should call Kent Police on 01622 604100, quoting reference number 46/4017/22.

You can also call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or complete the online form on their website at

By Ed

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