Medway police commander suspended after theft arrest

Supt Rachel Adams Supt Rachel Adams has been released on police bail until 11 October

A senior Kent Police officer has been suspended from duty after she was arrested on suspicion of theft.

Supt Rachel Adams, who is area commander of Medway police, was arrested on 27 August in Kings Hill near Mereworth.

A spokeswoman for Kent Police said: "A 46-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of theft in Kings Hill.

"She was later released on police bail until 11 October. The Kent Police officer has been suspended from duty."

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