Essex's Police and Crime Commissioner is launching a new initiative to prevent youngsters being exploited by gangs.
Clacton: Family Homeless Following Fire
A couple and their three children have been made homeless following a fire at their home in Clacton.
Firefighters were called to the property on Schofield Close just after 9;30pm last night (Thursday June 6th) to find the fire in the kitchen.
The Red Cross says it's providing welfare support to the family.
An investigation will now be carried out to find out how the fire started.
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.
More than half a billion pounds for social care across Essex but an extra 3% council tax levy will pay for it.
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