A man from Colchester has been jailed for 25 years for conspiring to murder his stepfather.
Man Jailed For Life For Essex Murder
A man from Cheshunt who murdered a teacher from Essex on their first date has been handed a life sentence, with a minimum of 26 years.
26 year old Carl Langdell, from Roundmoor Drive, in the town, pleaded guilty to killing 23-year-old teacher Katie Locke, from Buckhurst Hill, at a hotel in Waltham Cross on Christmas Eve.
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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