The contract of the current Chief Constable of Essex, Stephen Kavanagh, has been extended for a further four years.
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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.
Tributes have been paid to a woman who died following a collision in North Weald.
Police have arrested a third person in connection with a disturbance outside the Sugar Hut nightclub on the High Street in Brentwood on Sunday, April 2.
Firefighters have been dealing with a huge fire involving five fuel tankers on a Purfleet industrial estate overnight.
Highways England say the new Lower Thames Crossing will provide transport and jobs stimulus.
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