The contract of the current Chief Constable of Essex, Stephen Kavanagh, has been extended for a further four years.
Colchester: Man Charged Over Musician's Murder
A teenager has been charged with murdering a songwriter in Colchester.
Jack Hummerstone is accused of the murder of Thomas Brittain in a flat in Colchester, in March.
He is due at Chelmsford Magistrates Court today (Monday April 15th).
The 18-year-old, of no fixed address, was arrested in Islington, north London, at 3am yesterday.
He has also been charged with grevious bodily harm with intent and possession of a firearm with intent to endanger life.
Mr Brittain, 26, from Essex, died after being stabbed in the early hours of March 9th.
He was a songwriter and local music producer also known as Twister.
A 22-year-old man from London who was arrested yesterday on suspicion of assisting an offender has been released on police bail pending further inquiries until May 30.
A teacher, who worked in Chelmsford, has been charged with multiple offences relating to children.
Adam Mudd Was 16 When He Began His Cyber Attacks
Clacton MP Douglas Carswell has announced that he will not be seeking re-election on June 8 but will be backing the Conservative candidate.
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