Essex one of the top ten places in the country for calls to the RSPCA about organised dog fighting.
Basildon: Fiat Industrial Relocation Plan
Fiat Industrial, the Italian truck and tractor manufacturer, says it's planning to move to the UK for tax purposes.
The company wants to set up its HQ in Basildon in Essex to take advantage of lower corporation tax rates.
Last year it paid £455 million in tax in Italy - an effective rate of 36 percent.
The UK's been cutting corporate taxes, with an aim for a 20 percent rate in 2015.
Fiat split its industrial vehicle business from its car unit in 2011 in a move aimed at giving birth to a global automative company with Chrysler.
Fiat Industrial includes CNH agriculture and construction vehicles and Iveco trucks.
The company already a plant in Basildon registered under the name of DutchCo.
Essex's Police and Crime Commissioner is launching a new initiative to prevent youngsters being exploited by gangs.
Abellio selling 40% of the Greater Anglia rail franchise.
An 18-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering Leonne Weeks, 16, who was found dead on a path in Rotherham.
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