Four dogs have died following a bungalow fire at West Hanningfield in Essex today.
Firefighters were called to the fire at 9:15am and reported that the small bungalow was complete alight.
Firefighters managed to extinguish the fire within 30 minutes and then made sure the remaining hot spots were fully cooled.
An investigation will be carried out to find out how the fire started.
A teenager has told a murder trial how she started an evening giving a lift to her friend - and ended up witnessing a shooting.Read the full story ›
A teenager who shot a man at a petrol station over a comment that he "looked like the Milky Bar Kid" is still on the run, a trial heard.Read the full story ›
A 16-year-old boy is due to go trial today accused of killing a man at an Essex petrol station last year.
John Pordage was shot outside the BP garage in Chelmsford in August 2017.
The 16-year-old denies murder.
Another teenager - 18-year-old Saul Stanley - is also in court for perverting the course of justice and possession of a firearm.
Police and rescue teams are searching for a man from Essex who has been missing for several weeks in Israel.
Ollie McAfee from Chelmsford was last seen cycling in the country's southern desert in November.
He was due to fly home in December but friends and family still haven't heard from him.
A search was launched after travellers found his wallet and keys.
"We're still very concerned for Ollie but hopeful that someone knows where he is. Please spread the word and help us find him."
A zoologist has claimed he was let down by Broomfield Hospital in Chelmsford after being turned away three times despite suffering a severe head injury.
Karl Scarr was left needing emergency brain surgery after he was attacked in the city.
The NHS Trust which runs Broomfield Hospital said it's extremely sorry and that it takes all complaints very seriously and has launched a full and thorough investigation into what happened.
Watch a video report by ITV News Anglia's Serena Sandhu.
A man has died following a collision with a bin lorry in Essex.
Police were called to Osea Way, Chelmsford involving a bin lorry and a man.
It happened at around 9.05am today. The man died at the scene.
Inspectors at Chelmsford Prison have warned it is understaffed and becoming increasingly violent.Read the full story ›
A 50-year-old woman has been charged with GBH after two police officers were stabbed in Chelmsford.Read the full story ›
A police officer remains in hospital with a serious leg injury, and another needs treatment on their hand, after they were stabbed in Chelmsford.
The officers were responding to an incident at a house in Springfield Road on Friday evening just after 11pm when they were attacked by a woman with a knife.
A 50 year old woman has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and GBH and remains in hospital with non life-threatening injuries.