A campaign has been launched to make the streets of north Essex safer.
Southend: Assault Outside Nightclub
A man's lost consciousness after being attacked outside a Southend nightclub.
The 19 year old, from Rayleigh, woke up in Warrior Square car park with a black eye and bruising and no idea how he got there.
He was attacked at around midnight on the morning of Saturday, November 3.
He was taken to Southend Hospital by ambulance and treated for a black eye, severe bruising to his head, a large cut to the head as well as other cuts and bruises.
Police are appealing for any witnesses to the assault, and anyone who can explain how the man ended up in the car park to contact them at the Rayleigh area investigation team on 101
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A CCTV image has been released of a man wanted over an assault in Basildon that left another man with a fractured jaw.
Heart speaks to parents of a newborn baby, who died less than an hour after being born at Southend Hospital.
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