A man from Colchester who befriended and sexually abused a young child has been jailed for seven years.
Basildon: Man Dies In Motorbike Crash
A man's died after the motorbike he was riding hit a lamppost in Basildon yesterday lunchtime (Saturday January 28th).
It happened as he was travelling along the Laindon link, towards the town centre, just before 11:30am.
The 34-year-old was declared deceased at the time and his family have been contacted.
A section of the road was closed for three and a half hours while forensic collision investigators carried out their enquiries.
Anyone with information in connection with this crash is urged to contact Essex Police's Serious Collision Investigation Unit by phoning 101 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
A man from Colchester has been jailed for 25 years for conspiring to murder his stepfather.
The first of the 66 Crossrail trains is in operation from today running on the TFL route between Liverpool Street and Shenfield.
A crackdown, aimed at tackling online child abuse in Essex has seen more than 40 people arrested in the last six months.
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