A five-year-old boy has suffered life-threatening injuries when a suspected learner driver crashed into him in Saffron Walden.
Witham: Elderly Woman Burgled
Police are appealing for information following a burglary at an elderly woman's Witham home.
A woman entered the 91-year-old's house in Maldon Road, at around 2.35pm on March 20, through an insecure back door.
She grabbed a handbag and said "have a nice day" to the homeowner who was in as she ran off.
The woman is thought to have had pink in her hair.
An attempt is believed to have been made to withdraw money from at a cash machines in Kelvedon and Colchester later that day by a man wearing a green jacket.
A man who set a fire on the ninth floor of a block of flats in Southend, killing a neighbour and her unborn child, has been made subject of a hospital order.
Heart can reveal since so called 'legal highs' were banned last May - Essex Police have made 9 arrests relating to the supply or possession of the drugs.
Prince Harry's visited Epping Forest as part of a conservation project. See the pictures here.
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