Essex Police

easyJet Passengers Cheer As Police March Women Who Screamed ‘Allahu Akbar’ Off Plane

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 17.02.2017 | UK

This is the moment a plane full of passengers cheered as two women were escorted off an easyJet flight by police - for shouting “Allahu Akbar”. T...

Lorry Plunges Off Bridge And Bursts Into Flames On A12

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 09.02.2017 | UK

The scene of a crash in which a lorry plunged from a bridge and burst into flames will remain partially closed on Thursday. The vehicle veered off Col...

East Coast Residents Express Relief After Flooding 'Panic' Leads To Evacuations

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 14.01.2017 | UK

Flood-threatened residents have expressed relief on parts of Britain’s east coast as a feared storm surge was not as bad as expected - but Essex is ...

Friends Mourn Teen Boys Killed In Early-Hours Police Chase

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 28.12.2016 | UK

Two teens have died after a car they were in crashed while being chased by police. The boys, both 17, were travelling in a maroon Ford Escort with two...

Michael Barrymore 'Wrongfully Arrested' Over Death Of Man In Swimming Pool

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 27.10.2016 | UK

Michael Barrymore was wrongfully arrested and questioned over the murder of a man found dead in his swimming pool, Essex Police has reportedly accepte...

Poland Sending Officers To Harlow After Hate Crime Is A 'Sad Indictment Of Prejudices'

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 15.09.2016 | UK

Polish police officers patrolling the streets of Essex after a spike in hate crime is “a very sad indictment of the prejudices that have surfaced re...

Polish Man Beaten To Death In 'Hate Crime', Six Teenagers Arrested On Suspicion Of Murder

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 30.08.2016 | UK

Six teenagers have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a Polish man was beaten to death in what detectives are treating as a possible hate crim...

Two Arrested After Girl Dies In Bouncy Castle Tragedy At Harlow Park

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 27.03.2016 | UK

Two people have been arrested after a seven-year-old girl died when the bouncy castle she was playing on blew about 150 metres away. Two people were a...

'Vengeful' Man Stabbed Ex-Girlfriend 80 Times In 'Jealous Rage'

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 14.01.2016 | UK

A controlling boyfriend flew into a "jealous rage", stabbing his partner at least 80 times after she ended their relationship in what prosecutors have...

Elderly Woman Shot Dead At Delamer House Care Home In Essex

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 28.12.2015 | UK

An elderly woman has been shot dead in a care home in Essex, allegedly by a male resident. Essex police launched a murder investigation after find...

Armed Police Hunt Underway After Man Shot Dead In Marriott Hotel Car Park

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 08.12.2015 | UK

A police hunt is underway after a man was shot dead in a Marriott Hotel car park. The victim, thought to be in his twenties, was gunned down at the...

Police Endure Tragedy, Violence and Uncertainty Amidst the Hypocrisy and Contempt of May and Cameron

Chris Hobbs | Posted 03.11.2016 | UK
Chris Hobbs

Whatever merits that may have been perceived in Theresa May's speech, the assertion that the policing front line has been 'preserved' is arrant nonsense. The dramatic reduction in both mounted and dog units is huge blow to those on the front line as is the reduction in helicopter cover.

Ex-High Street Fashion Boss Arrested In Murder Probe

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 18.08.2015 | UK

Police are appealing for witnesses to the events that led up to a man being fatally injured and airlifted to hospital by Prince William. Ricci Gall...

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 26.08.2012 | UK

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

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 ...

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...

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...