A teacher, who worked in Chelmsford, has been charged with multiple offences relating to children.
Westcliff Man Jailed For Abusing Two Boys
A 36 year-old man from Westcliff has been jailed for 13 years for sexually abusing two young boys.
James Kerner, from Station Road was convicted of six offences against boys under the age of 13, with the crimes reported to Essex Police in October 2014
Sentencing him at Basildon Crown Court, His Honour Judge Lodge described Kerner as a "dangerous offender".
The court heard how he had abused his position with the victims' family, which gave him access to the children alone.
The judge also imposed an indefinite sexual harm prevention order, place Kerner on the sex offenders' register for life, and banned him from ever working with 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.
A man has been jailed for life to serve a minimum of 25 years for murdering an uncle as he attempted to protect his niece from unwanted advances in Basildon.
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