Statement from Essex Police
THANK you to residents for supporting our officers who were in Chafford Hundred on Thursday 31 October as part of a dispersal order.
Officers involved in the operation were from our local policing teams with support from our volunteer Special Constables, British Transport Police colleagues and active citizens.
Officers attended a number of reports of anti-social behaviour and twenty people were directed to leave the dispersal area.
An 18 year-old man was arrested on suspicion of possession with Intent to supply class A drugs, and drug driving. He was released under investigation on Friday 1 November.