Essex Police

Two Ryanair Planes Collide At One Of UK's Busiest Airports

PA | Posted 28.06.2014 | UK

Two Ryanair planes have been damaged in a collision at one of the country's busiest airports. Passengers faced delays of up to three hours after a ...

Police Seek 'Running Man' In Muslim Student Murder Probe

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 22.06.2014 | UK

Police investigating the murder of a Muslim woman are seeking to track down a man seen running near the scene of the crime. Nahid Almanea, 31, was ...

Man Arrested Over Frozen Dead Owls

PA | Posted 10.10.2013 | UK

A man has been arrested after rare birds, thought to be owls, were found dead in a freezer. The 49-year-old was questioned by National Crime Agency...

Eight Seriously Hurt In Police Car Collision

PA | Posted 25.08.2013 | UK

Three children and five adults have been seriously injured in a collision involving a police car and two other vehicles near Southend-on-Sea. The m...

M25 Closed At Lakeside After Fatal Eight-Car Crash

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.04.2013 | UK

One person has died and a number of others injured after an eight-car pile-up on the M25 at Lakeside. The accident led to the closure of the M25 cl...

Essex Police Hunt Condom Thief

Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.03.2013 | UK

Essex Police have released a picture of a man suspected of stealing £90 of condoms, saying they are keen to talk to him in connection with the theft....

22-Year-Old Man Arrested Over Racist Tweets To West Ham Striker

PA | Posted 19.09.2012 | UK

A 22-year-old man was arrested today in connection with racist twitter messages aimed at West Ham striker Carlton Cole, police said. The man, from ...

Racist Tweets Directed At West Ham Striker Investigated By Police

PA | Posted 26.10.2012 | UK

Racist twitter messages aimed at West Ham striker Carlton Cole are being investigated by police. The footballer highlighted the messages on the soc...

Racist Tweets Directed At West Ham Striker Investigated By Police

PA | Posted 26.08.2012 | UK

Racist twitter messages aimed at West Ham striker Carlton Cole are being investigated by police. The footballer highlighted the messages on the soc...

VIDEO: Essex Police Puppies Snooze On Web Cam

Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.06.2012 | UK

Meet Essex Police force's newest recruits: eight little puppies, snoozing in a corner. The pups were born to a four-year-old German Shepherd, Steff...

Police Chase Crash: Two Officers And A Motorist Injured In Essex

PA | Posted 05.06.2012 | UK

Two police officers and a motorist have been injured in a collision during a police pursuit. The police car, a Ford S-Max, was sounding its siren a...

Taxpayer Comes First

Ann Barnes | Posted 16.04.2012 | UK Politics
Ann Barnes

This year's budget setting meeting was a tough one. Police Authority members unanimously made a decision last week to accept a Government grant of £2...

Dale Farm: Eviction Operation Cost Essex Police £2.4m

PA | Posted 24.03.2012 | UK

The police operation to clear the UK's largest illegal travellers' site cost almost £2.4m. Essex Police confirmed the figure for the policing side...

Man Stabbed To Death In Deadly Dispute With Neighbour Who Suffered Cardiac Arrest

PA | Posted 19.03.2012 | UK

A man found dead after his neighbour died from a cardiac arrest had suffered stab wounds. The body of Richard Wight, 55, was found in his home in E...

Now That's A Real Drive-Through

Posted 16.01.2012 | UK

A grandmother has told of her shock after an out-of-control Ford Mondeo ploughed into her lounge. Andrea Barr had just nipped into her kitchen whe...

Schoolgirl Killed In Car Crash By Pensioner Who Had Been Warned Not To Drive After Failing Eye Test

Posted 14.03.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A pensioner who killed a schoolgirl as he mounted the pavement in his car had been warned not to drive three days earlier after he failed an eye test,...

Callous Theft: CCTV Shows Woman 'Stealing Flowers' From Schoolboy's Grave

The Huffington Post UK | Olivia Williams | Posted 07.12.2011 | UK

A woman has been caught apparently stealing flowers from the grave of a dead schoolboy, in what the family has described as a "callous" act. CCTV ...

Police Looking For Yobs Who Dropped Concrete Blocks On Busy Road

PA | Posted 02.12.2011 | UK

Police are appealing for witnesses after two "bucket-sized" lumps of concrete were dropped from bridges onto cars, smashing their windscreens and inju...

Dale Farm Travellers 'Wish To Leave'

PA | Posted 20.12.2011 | UK

Travellers are preparing to leave the UK's largest illegal travellers site at Dale Farm but police are braced for possible further violence. Bailif...

Basildon Council Prepare to Evict Dale Far Residents

BBC | Posted 13.11.2011 | UK

Preparations are being made at the UK's largest illegal travellers' site ahead of next week's planned eviction. Basildon Council is due to clear fa...

CPS Handed Chris Huhne Speeding Files

Posted 30.10.2011 | UK Politics

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- The results of fresh investigations into claims cabinet minister Chris Huhne tried to dodge a speeding penalty have been given to...

Pensioner Dies After Wasp Attack

Posted 17.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A pensioner has died after being attacked by a swarm of wasps. The woman, in her 70s, suffered a cardiac arrest after the inci...

Chris Huhne 'speeding' file passed to CPS

Posted 26.09.2011 | UK Politics

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Police have passed a file on Energy Secretary Chris Huhne to the Crown Prosecution Service in relation to allegations that he ask...

Chris Huhne And Vicky Pryce Interviewed By Essex Police Again

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 21.09.2011 | UK Politics

Chris Huhne and his estranged wife Vicky Pryce have been interviewed by police again over allegations she took speeding points for him in 2003. Ess...

22-Year-Old Man Arrested Over Racist Tweets To West Ham Striker

PA | Posted 26.08.2012 | UK

A 22-year-old man was arrested today in connection with racist twitter messages aimed at West Ham striker Carlton Cole, police said. The man, from ...