There men charged over aggravated burglary in Cromwell Road, Grays

There men charged over aggravated burglary in Cromwell Road, Grays

ESSEX Police has charged three men following reports of an aggravated burglary in Grays. Reece Dadson, 18, of no fixed address, and Charlie Stutz, 20, of Darenth Lane, South Ockendon, have been charged with aggravated burglary and assaulting an emergency worker. Brandon Garrett, 19, unemployed, of Gobions Avenue, Romford, has been charged with aggravated burglary. […]

Grays: Drug dealer with pump action shotgun jailed

Grays: Drug dealer with pump action shotgun jailed

TWO drug dealers, one of which was found with a pump action shotgun in Thurrock, have been jailed for a collective total of 10 years. Basildon Crown Court heard how officers from the West Operation Raptor team were patrolling Grays High Street on Friday August 17 this year. They carried out a stop search on […]

Warning to Thurrock residents over use of firearms

Warning to Thurrock residents over use of firearms

CHIEF Constable BJ Harrington has warned criminals using airsoft weapons or BB guns to commit crime in Essex that armed police officers called to incidents will be treating them as a ‘genuine threat’. The warning comes as Essex Police begins a two-week firearm surrender across the county to get guns off the streets and ensure […]

South Ockendon teen faces trial over imitation firearm charge

South Ockendon teen faces trial over imitation firearm charge

A SOUTH OCKENDON teenager is set to stand trial over a number of charges including possession of an imitation firearm. George Wilderspin, aged 19, of Humber Avenue, South Ockendon has pled not guilty to the following. On 17/11/2017 at Upminster, dishonestly undertook or assisted in the retention, removal, disposal or realisation of stolen goods, namely […]

Stanford-le-Hope teenager among arrests in drink-drive clampdown

Stanford-le-Hope teenager among arrests in drink-drive clampdown

ESSEX Police roads policing officers arrested 12 people for various offences in just 24 hours last week. A spokesperson said: “We arrested a boy, 17, from Hutton, on suspicion of possession of drugs with intent to supply, a boy, 16, from Brentwood, on suspicion of possession of drugs with intent to supply and assault with […]