There has been a seven-fold increase in cases of stalking and harassment in Essex in the last 10 years.
A group of people who breached Stansted Airport’s security fence before chaining themselves together in front of a plane were convicted today (December 10).
Uttlesford District Council (UDC) has rejected an application for a new premises licence for an Indian restaurant and pub in Dunmow.
The police, fire and crime commissioner for Essex, Roger Hirst, has signed a letter to the Home Office calling for ‘spice’ to be made a Class A drug as prison officers say they are struggling to cope.
An Indian restaurant in Dunmow could be facing a fine of up to £60,000 after being accused of employing three illegal workers.
Suspects stopped and searched by Essex Police were found to be carrying nothing of interest in nearly two thirds of cases last year.
Firefighters in Essex sustained the highest number of injuries while on duty last year among all fire and rescue authorities outside big cities, according to the latest Home Office statistics.