The contract of the current Chief Constable of Essex, Stephen Kavanagh, has been extended for a further four years.
Man Charged With Murder Of Pregnant Woman In Westcliff
A 47 year-old man has been charged with the murder of a pregnant woman who died following a flat fire in Westcliff.
A fire broke out on the ninth floor of a block of flats on Balmoral Road at around 11.15pm on Saturday (7 May).
30 year-old Khabi Abrey suffered life-threatening injuries and was taken for hospital for treatment.
She died two days later.
Essex Police said: "Lillo Troisi, 47, unemployed, of Balmoral Road, Westcliff, has been charged with murder, arson with intent to endanger life and arson being reckless as to whether life was endangered.
"He is due to appear at Southend Magistrates’ Court this morning, Thursday May 12.
"Detectives are continuing to appeal for anyone with information about the fire to call 101 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
"Alternatively they can contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org".
A teacher, who worked in Chelmsford, has been charged with multiple offences relating to children.
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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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