Essex one of the top ten places in the country for calls to the RSPCA about organised dog fighting.
Third Arrest Over Sible Hedingham Shooting
Police are continuing to question a third man on suspicion of attempted murder after a man was shot in his own home in Sible Hedingham.
The victim had hidden in a bedroom on Rectory Road after intruders broke into the property in the early hours of 6 February.
He was shot through his bedroom door and left with "life-changing" leg injuries.
Essex Police has said doctors face a battle to save his leg and he may have to have it amputated.
Two men - aged 23 and 27 - were arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and aggravated burglary on 17 February, and then released on bail until April.
A 22 year-old man was arrested on suspicion of the same offences yesterday.
Essex's Police and Crime Commissioner is launching a new initiative to prevent youngsters being exploited by gangs.
Abellio selling 40% of the Greater Anglia rail franchise.
An 18-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering Leonne Weeks, 16, who was found dead on a path in Rotherham.
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