A 17-year-old boy who was obsessed with serial killers has been found guilty of murdering two strangers in gruesome attacks.Read the full story ›
Puss-Puss was lucky to live, but she has lost an eye.Read the full story ›
The artworks have been spotted on the grimy backs of delivery vans around Essex.Read the full story ›
Army explosives experts rushed to the bus stop in Essex where six live rockets from the Second World War were found.Read the full story ›
A mother and her twin four-year-old children who disappeared from their home in Essex have been found, police said.
Michelle Ross and Elsie-May and Sunny Jay had not been in contact with their family for two weeks and were reported missing on Thursday.
But they have now been found.
The mother of a teenager who was groomed and murdered by a man he met on the internet claims her son's killer has contacted her online.Read the full story ›
Jordan Taylor, 22, must serve at least 23 years for killing 21-year-old Laura Davies moments after she broke up with him in July last year.Read the full story ›
Detectives are tracing a man and woman who took selfies on a stolen iPad which were then sent to the victim's iCloud account.Read the full story ›
A damning report found Breck Bednar's mother did not receive police support when she raised concerns that her son was being groomed.Read the full story ›
A 15-year-old girl is among four people charged with the murder of a man who died after a row with a group of youths.
Lorry driver Darren Kelly, 42, from Basildon, Essex, was stabbed to death on Tuesday night.
Essex Police said two boys aged 16 and 17, a 15-year-old girl and a 20-year-old man have been charged with the murder.
They are due to appear at Chelmsford Magistrates' Court on Saturday.
A 13-year-old girl from Basildon who was arrested on suspicion of murder has been released on police bail until December 16.