The contract of the current Chief Constable of Essex, Stephen Kavanagh, has been extended for a further four years.
Southend: Backpacker Death
A 23 year-old woman from Essex has died after reportedly drinking poisoned alcohol while backpacking in Indonesia.
It's thought Cheznye Emmons from Great Wakering died after drinking methanol on April 25th, after buying a bottle of what she thought was gin.
The former South Essex College student had been travelling through Asia with her boyfriend Joe Cook, paying triubute on Facebook he said: 'I feel so lost and empty.'
A Chezyne Emmons Memorial and Fundraising page has been set up on Facebook, where tributes have been pouring in:
'I love you so much Chez! I still can't take this horrible news in. You will always have a special place in my heart, I miss you so much it hurts.'
'So sorry to hear this sad news. Always remember her beautiful smile and the funny days we had in college.'
'So sad! Such a beautiful girl, far to young to be taken from us :( sweet dreams darling'.
A teacher, who worked in Chelmsford, has been charged with multiple offences relating to children.
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.
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