POLICE-recorded crime has risen by 10% across England and Wales – the largest annual rise for a decade – according to the Office of National Statistics reports The Guardian.
ANOTHER three drink-drivers, arrested during Essex Police’s summer anti-drink and drug driving campaign, have been convicted.
POLICE were called to reports that a woman in her 40s was subjected to a serious sexual assault in Grays between 10pm – 11pm on July 16.
A multi-agency operation against street drinking and littering took place last week (Thursday 13 July) in Grays Town Centre. Thurrock Council’s environmental enforcement officers were joined by officers from Essex Police to tackle issues which affect residents and businesses in the area. In April, Thurrock Council implemented a Public Space Protection Order (PSPO) in and […]
ANOTHER three people arrested during Essex Police’s summer anti-drink and drug driving campaign have been convicted.
OFFENDERS involved in knife crime will be the subject of targeted operations throughout this week, as officers from Essex Police take part in this summer’s nationwide Operation Sceptre. Between Monday, July 17 and Saturday, July 22, activity in Essex will target and disrupt offenders who carry and use knives and other bladed weapons. Operation Sceptre […]
POLICE are appealing for information following an aggravated burglary in Corringham. Two men broke into an address in Thames Haven Road at around 4.30am on Wednesday, July 12. The occupant was woken up by the men and assaulted. The men stole wedding rings, a necklace and bank cards before threatening to harm the victim. The […]
POLICE are appealing for information to help find a man who made off following a pursuit in Brentwood.
A MAN, who admitted being found with images of young children being sexually abused, has been put on the Sex Offenders Register for 5-years. Andrew Woods, 59, was also given a three-year community order, ordered to complete 60-days of rehabilitation and was made the subject of a five-year Sexual Harm Prevention Order when he was […]
A SOUTH Ockendon woman has been fined for being in charge of a Rottweiler dog that was out of control and attacked a woman.
ELEVEN people arrested during this summer’s anti-drink and drug driving campaign have already been convicted. 107 people were arrested during the campaign which ran between June 1 and June 30. Anyone who is convicted of a drink or drug driving offence having been arrested during that period will have their name and picture published to […]
A TEENAGER has pled guilty to possession of a knuckleduster and drugs in Stifford Clays.
AN AVELEY man has pled guilty to a series of charges in relation to downloading images of child abuse. Reece Hodge, aged 28, of High Street, Aveley, pled guilty at Basildon Magistrates Court on June 26th to the following. 1. On or Before 11/01/2017 at South Ockendon made indecent photographs, namely category A of a […]
ESSEX Police will be supporting the security operation ahead of and during tomorrow’s Village Green Festival. There remains no specific threat or intelligence linked to any place or event in Essex and officers will be present on Saturday, July 8, to lend support to the general security operation. Festival goers are asked to read information […]
A South Ockendon woman has been handed £1200 in fines after pleading guilty to offences relating to the section 34 of the Environment Protection Act 1990.
THURROCK Council’s Trading Standards team has completed a 4-year counterfeit investigation involving five local people suspected of importing, manufacturing,
POLICE Officers are appealing for witnesses in connection with an incident during which a woman was verbally abused in Grays, on Sunday, July 2.
A man has pleaded guilty to being concerned with the production of cannabis worth around £1million after police found 1,307 plants at a property in Bulphan.
A CORRINGHAM man is set to attend court charged with fleeing the scene of a road smash that left two women injured.
POLICE are appealing for witnesses to an incident this morning (Tuesday, July 4) which is reported to have taken place near Bradleigh Avenue, Grays.
A MAN has appeared in court in connection with the death of a man from Stanford-le-Hope.
DETECTIVES investigating the murder of Kevin Malthouse, 24, from Stanford-le-hope have charged a man with his murder.
ESSEX Police want to identify three suspects in connection with a burglary at Aveley Football Club.
A MAN was due to appear in court today charged with murdering a man from Stanford le Hope.