A man from Colchester has been jailed for 25 years for conspiring to murder his stepfather.
Man In Court Over Police Attempted Murder In Basildon
A 24 year-old man is due in court this morning charged with the attempted murder of a police officer in Basildon.
The officer had been called to reports of a number of people with firearms on Arne Court on October 18.
She was then shot at as she chased after a man but no-one was injured.
24 year-old Glen Wood, from Somercotes in Basildon, was arrested earlier this week.
He has now been charged with attempted murder and is due before Basildon Magistrates' Court.
The first of the 66 Crossrail trains is in operation from today running on the TFL route between Liverpool Street and Shenfield.
A crackdown, aimed at tackling online child abuse in Essex has seen more than 40 people arrested in the last six months.
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