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Concerns are growing for a missing Essex teenager who left home overnight on Monday and has not been seen since.

A stretch of the M25 remained closed overnight and into this morning following a fatal collision.

Armed burglars who raided a home in Essex and threatened the occupants are being hunted by police.

Essex Police want to speak to Richard Monk about an assault and theft in Royston Road, Saffron Walden, on Tuesday, March 6.

The man stabbed in Colchester early yesterday morning remains in a serious condition in hospital.

Three people have been arrested after a spree of overnight shop burglaries in Suffolk and Essex – which may be linked.

Hotel staff in Suffolk will be taught how to spot signs of child sexual exploitation (CSE) in a bid to curb soaring crime rates.

Keelan Rowley, 20, from Ruaton Drive in Clacton, used social media sites such as Instagram and Snapchat to target 14 girls, including four who were just 12 years old.

Forensic information belonging to Christopher Raymond, 56, of no fixed address, helped to link him to the crime.

Aron Parkinson has been sentenced to three years in prison after pleading guilty to attempted robbery and possession of an imitation firearm.

CCTV images of two men police would like to trace after a car and garage were broken into in Braintree have been released.

A pair of thieves stole an expensive guitar from shop in Colchester by hiding it under a coat and walking out.

An Essex man accused of possessing extreme pornography and making incident images of a children has been summoned to court.

An Essex drug driver who refused to provide a blood sample for analysis has been banned from the roads.

A new suspect is being sought 15 months after two security guards in Witham were robbed of almost quarter-of-a-million pounds at gun-point.

Police recovered a “very large amount of cannabis” from a crashed car in Colchester after its driver tried to evade officers.

A robber wearing a black motorcycle helmet attempted to mug a man of his watch in a Walton-on-the-Naze betting shop.

A man has been charged after police found a 50-plant Essex cannabis factory.

Officers from Essex Police teamed up with staff at Stansted Airport overnight to run a terror attack simulation.

Police have released CCTV footage of a man sought in connection with a violent burglary in Boxted.

Police have announced missing teenager Benjamin Allsop from Colchester has been found.

Members of the public are being advised by police not to approach a man wanted in connection with a number of incidents in Colchester.

A 41-year-old woman who was reported missing from her home in Essex has been found.

A man has been jailed for 34 months after hacking into more than 270 iCloud accounts, stealing sensitive images, and posting them online.

Councillors in Colchester still want to see the town’s street lights left on at night – despite a report which says that turning them off has done nothing to make communities less safe.

Jonathan Davies-Brewin, was arrested after contacting someone he thought was a 15–year–old boy on dating app Grindr in on June 14 last year.

Essex Police have issued CCTV footage of a teenager they urgently need to trace in connection with the murder of John Pordage in Chelmsford.

Families were evacuated from their homes in an Essex town following reports of a gas leak.

Delays on the A12 in Essex close to Langham have been reported this evening due to a jackknifed lorry.

The A120 was closed earlier today after a car reportedly “exploded” into flames in north Essex.

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