MEMBERS of the Police, Fire and Crime Panel have agreed plans to boost finances by raising the policing element of the Council Tax precept.
THURROCK Council’s “get-tough” approach to people who throw cigarettes away continues as a number of people faced heavy fines recently. You will notice that most people have a total fine of £740.00 and may wonder why it is so high. The breakdown is as follows: Fined: £440.00 Surcharge to victim services: £44.00 Costs: £250.00 All […]
CHILD sex offenders are increasingly exploiting the web with latest stats showing 9,543 crimes recorded in the last year.
THURROCK Council will use aerial imagery from drones to help in tackling environmental crime in Thurrock.
OFFICERS found drugs including cocaine and drugs paraphernalia when they arrested Dylan Harrison, Kye Pasquale, and Robert Poynter at a flat in Argent Street, Grays, on April 26.
FOUR men have been arrested following a robbery in South Ockendon.
BRANDON Groves under 11’s had a cash box stolen whilst they were training in South Ockendon on Saturday January 19th. This cash box contained £500 which was for the young boys new kits. Parents are trying to raise the funds so these young lads can continue doing what they love. Footballing community, let’s get together […]
TWO more drivers have been convicted following the police summer #DriveSafeDriveSober anti-drink and drug driving campaign.
A 16 year-old boy has been charged in connection with a series of robberies in Thurrock.
DETECTIVES investigating the murder of Elyon Poku in Stamford Hill have arrested an eighth person.
SEVEN men have been jailed for a total of 127 years over two violent break-ins Tilbury and Horndon-on-the-Hill, including an ordeal described as ‘torture’.
TWO teenagers have become the latest members of a drug dealing gang to be made the subject of a tough injunction which bans them from large parts of Thurrock.
DETECTIVES are appealing for information after a man was stabbed in Purfleet.
THURROCK’S Road Safety Team and Essex Police successfully ran a Road Safety Surround a Town Day in South Ockendon on Tuesday 15 January.
A PURFLEET man who assaulted a paramedic has been made subject of a five year criminal behaviour order.
SIX men have been convicted following two violent break-ins in Tilbury and Horndon-on-the-Hill. A group of men tried to force their way into an address in Portsea Road, Tilbury at around 11.25pm on September 18, 2017. The occupant, a man in his 70s, was getting ready to go to bed when he heard his dogs […]
A TEENAGE drug dealer has been made subject of a criminal behaviour order banning him from parts of Thurrock. Rasharm Rampton, 18, was arrested on September 5 and pleaded guilty to four charges of being concerned in the supply of cocaine, crack cocaine, heroin and cannabis, when he appeared at Basildon Youth Court on Tuesday, […]
A Stifford Clays man has pleaded guilty to tow offences after a disturbance on the streets last Saturday afternoon.
A MEMBER of a gang, who is the subject of a tough gang injunction, has been sentenced for dealing the Class B drug cannabis. Basildon Crown Court heard how officers were patrolling in Grays on May 8 last year when they spotted 22-year-old Ayomide Olaribigbe who was wanted in connection with an unrelated offence. He […]
A MAN who was run over by a lorry on the forecourt of a petrol station was suspected of shoplifting from the store.
THE NSPCC is calling on the government to recognise the 6,091 children living with domestic abuse in Essex as victims under law.
THERE’S just under a week to go for people who live or work in Essex to give their views on the proposed priorities in the county’s first ever Fire and Rescue Plan.
A MAN has been remanded in custody accused of a series of assaults in Corringham.
ESSEX Police are no longer looking to speak to Charlie Earey in connection with a stabbing in Tilbury.