A five-year-old boy has suffered life-threatening injuries when a suspected learner driver crashed into him in Saffron Walden.
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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 has been promoting ancient woodlands in Essex as his brother faced a media backlash after missing a major Commonwealth event for a "lads" skiing trip.
An Essex MP has been interviewed by police over general election expenses.
There’s just a day left to have your say on the future of the A120 between Braintree and A12.
Two drug dealers and a woman who allowed her property to be used as a dealing base in Basildon have been jailed.
Costa has turned on its new £38m roastery in Basildon today.
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