Police in Essex say they're tackling burglars who've been taking advantage of the warm weather. Too many homeowners are leaving windows open, they say. But an increased police presence in Basildon has reduced burglary there by 30 per cent.
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Thursday morning's weather for the west of the region
Thursday morning's weather for the east of the region
More than 200 guns were handed in to police during a regional gun amnesty this month.