The developing stories in Essex and East Herts updated throughout the day.
A campaign has been launched to make the streets of north Essex safer.
Two men arrested on suspicion of raping a woman in Maldon have been released without charge.
A CCTV image has been released of a man wanted over an assault in Basildon that left another man with a fractured jaw.
Heart speaks to parents of a newborn baby, who died less than an hour after being born at Southend Hospital.
An Essex Police officer has been injured after he was knocked off his motorbike by a car he had stopped on the A13 in Thurrock.
Two men have been arrested on suspicion of raping a woman in an underpass near Tesco in Maldon.
Two men and a woman have been jailed for a total of 39 years over a botched burglary in Cheshunt.
45 people in Essex have been told their partner has a history of domestic abuse since the launch of Clare's law in March.
A campaign to save an animal sanctuary in Brentwood from being re-developed into homes has been backed by more than 120,000 people.
Frankie Hodges died after the umbilical cord wrapped around his neck - an inquest found staff failed to monitor him properly
A man has died and a woman has been taken to hospital after a crash in South Ockendon.
It is claimed more than 50,000 children in essex are going without things like hot meals, baths and warm bedrooms because their parents cannot afford their energy bills.
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- Video Shows Cyclist Being Assaulted In Essex
- Thefts At Churches & Charity Shops in Bishop's Stortford
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