The contract of the current Chief Constable of Essex, Stephen Kavanagh, has been extended for a further four years.
Legal Action To Remove Traveller Camp In Chelmsford
Chelmsford City Council says it is taking "urgent" legal proceedings to remove a traveller camp from one of its car parks.
Around eight caravans turned up at the Essex Records Office on Wharf Road on Monday.
A spokesperson for Chelmsford City Council said: "The Travellers in Wharf Road Car Park do not have permission to be there. We issued a notice on the day they arrived (Monday 25 January) that they were trespassing on the land and that we required them to quit.
"The Travellers told us that they intended to leave last night (Tuesday 26 January) but have not done so.
"As a consequence we have commenced urgent County Court proceedings for a Possession Order to evict them."
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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