A teacher, who worked in Chelmsford, has been charged with multiple offences relating to children.
Man Guilty Of Smuggling Tilbury Immigrants
A man has been found guilty of smuggling 35 immigrants in to the UK through Tilbury Docks.
35 Afghan Sikhs, including 15 children, were found inside the container at Tilbury Docks on August 16.
A 40-year-old man called Meet Singh Kapoor died during the cramped crossing, and his body was found at docks in Essex.
Four men have been on trial at Basildon Crown Court - all deny organising the operation.
The jury today found Taha Sharif, who is Kurdish and was living in Tottenham, London, guilty of conspiring to facilitate illegal entry into the UK, the court confirmed.
Stephen McLaughlin, 34, and Timothy Murphy, 33, both of Londonderry, Northern Ireland, and Martin McGlinchey, 47, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland, all deny the same charge.
The jury hasn't yet reached a verdict on these counts and judge John Lodge said he would now accept a majority verdict.
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.
A man has been jailed for life to serve a minimum of 25 years for murdering an uncle as he attempted to protect his niece from unwanted advances in Basildon.
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