July 23 2014 Latest news:
A man was jailed for four years today after admitting three armed offences in central Essex.
Police closed a road in Halstead this evening following a serious accident.
Reports of a duck being kicked to death by a group of teenagers are being investigated by the RSPCA.
Firefighters had to pump water out of a pub cellar after it flooded close to electrics.
A woman is being supported by specialist police officers after she reported being raped in the early hours of this morning.
Braintree Town suffered a 6-1 home defeat to Championship side Norwich City, as both sides stepped up their preparations for the new season.