It's three months since James Attfield was stabbed to death in a park in Colchester, and three weeks since student Nahid Almanea was murdered in the town centre.
Today police made a fresh appeal for witnesses in the first of those murders, amid new revelations that a security camera near the scene of Nahid's killing had not been replaced. Jim Rice has more.
Detectives investigating the murder of Nahid Almanea have issued an efit of a man they would like to speak to.
The mother of Jim Attfield spoke to Serena Sandhu about her son and the pain his senseless murder has caused to the family.