The contract of the current Chief Constable of Essex, Stephen Kavanagh, has been extended for a further four years.
Tribute Paid To Southend Murder Victim
The family of a man murdered in Southend last week have paid tribute to him.
The family of Hassan Mohammed, who was murdered in Southend last week, have said that no words can describe what they have been going through since his death.
In a tribute released, his family said: "Hassan was a very friendly, caring person. He grew from a boy into a man and was a protector and best friend to his family. He was loved by all but especially by his two nieces who adored their Uncle Hass immensely.
"We pray that justice is served and that he soon will be able to rest in peace."
An 18 year old, from North London is due in court this morning, charged with Hassan's murder.
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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