Essex Police have revealed the results of their Christmas campaign to clamp down on drink and drug driving over the festive period.
A man in his 20s has died after a crash on the A12 between Chelmsford and London in the early hours of this morning. The A12 was closed in both directions until just after lunchtime, when it partially reopened.
Around 500 reports of hare coursing have been reported to Essex Police this year – which the force says is a significant increase on 2016.
As the first true snow of winter falls across Saffron Walden, Dunmow and the rest of Uttlesford, we want to share your pictures of fun in the cold stuff.
Roger Hirst, Essex Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner is holding a public meeting in Saffron Walden on Monday, December 4, to follow up on his event in the town in February.
A call for motorists to take more responsibility for their driving has been made by a senior road safety officer in Essex.
Masked burglars stole goods worth an estimated £25,000 in a smash and grab raid at the Jacks store in Saffron Walden.
More than 100 firearms have been handed in to Essex Police so far in a crackdown on gun ownership.
A former headteacher has been charged with six offences relating to online child sex abuse images.
People living in Essex are being asked whether they would pay more for the service they receive from their police force.
Towns and villages across Essex could soon be offered the chance to pay for their own police officer.
A man who imported an “anatomically correct” childlike sex doll from Asia has been sentenced in the first case of its kind in Essex.
Environment Agency officers have identified 23 offenders during a three-day crackdown on illegal fishing in Essex and Norfolk.
A man was seriously injured in a ‘targeted’ deliberate crash between a car and a pedestrian in Stansted.
A “brazen” burglar who broke into homes across Essex including one in Lamarsh amid a prolific crime spree has been jailed for more than 11 years.
Progress is being made to improve police custody suites across the county, according to a report by HM Inspectorate of Prisons.
A young driver was last night fighting for their life in hospital after a crash in Essex.
A footbridge across the M11 remains closed following a crash in which a man died after his van veered off the Essex motorway and hit a tree yesterday as police treat the incident as suspicious.
The man who died after a car collided with a tree has been named as Saffron Walden 33-year-old Clinton Louis Smith.
Essex Police has released footage showing the moment a Braintree motorbike rider involved in a driving row collides with van.
Essex County Fire Service has issued road safety advise following three fatal road traffic collisions in Essex over the weekend.
Police raided a home in Saffron Walden this morning and found 72 cannabis plants on the premises.
A police officer based in Essex has been suspended from duty after he was arrested on suspicion of child grooming.
As singers, actors and scientists have been given honours for the Queen’s birthday, so too have prominent members of the community in Saffron Walden and other parts of Essex.
Two fairground workers have been charged with gross negligence manslaughter after a “bright, beautiful and most loving little girl” died when a bouncy castle she was playing on blew away.
A summer campaign to clamp down on drink and drug driving in the county has been launched by Essex Police.
A nine-year-old girl was threatened with a knife during an incident on Herbert’s Farm Playing Fields in Saffron Walden.
Residents and tourists are being encouraged to enjoy themselves this bank holiday weekend despite the increased threat of terrorism.
Stansted Airport says it is continuing to monitor the security situation closely following the increase of the national threat status to critical.
Essex Police have made two arrests after a teenager was stabbed in Chelmsford last weekend.