Essex Police
02/24/2017 at 10:27. Facebook
Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was attacked by a man and woman during an altercation in #Clacton on Tuesday, February 7, 2017.

The victim sustained a swollen lip during the incident, which took place shortly after 9am on Burrs Road.

Due to the time of day there were a number of passing motorists who may have witnessed the incident and police are particularly keen to speak...
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Essex Police
02/24/2017 at 08:35. Facebook
Police have arrested a 20-year-old man of no fixed address on suspicion of armed robbery in connection with an incident at the village Post Office in High Street, #GreatYeldham on January 5.
The man is currently in custody.

Four suspects robbed the Post Office of money just before 5.30pm on Thursday, January 5. They were armed with axes. Demands and threats were made of staff but no one was...
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Essex Police
02/24/2017 at 08:30. Facebook
As part of #LGBT History month, PC Josh Haase along with other officers, Hate Crime Ambassadors (HCAs) and Pinkchix will be hosting a #HateCrime awareness event at the Harvey Centre in #Harlow.


LGBTHM: Officers raise awareness of hate crime with event in Harlow
Essex Police
02/24/2017 at 08:20. Facebook
Two men have been arrested on suspicion of armed robbery in connection with an incident at a sub Post Office in #Cressing.

A 49-year-old man and a 19-year-old man both from #Tiptree, were arrested in the early hours of this morning and are currently in custody.

They were arrested on suspicion of robbing the store in Evelyn Wood Road on Tuesday, February 21.
Essex Police
02/24/2017 at 07:43. Facebook
We are appealing for help to find 17-year-old Hailey Davenport who is missing from her home in #SouthOckendon.

She was last seen at 6.30pm on Thursday, February 23.
Hailey has learning difficulties and hearing difficulties and acts younger than her 17 years.

She is 5ft 2ins tall with short dark brown scruffy hair. She was last seen wearing blue jeans, a dark blue hip-length sports jacket and...
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Essex Police
yesterday at 17:11. Facebook
Two men have been jailed in connection with a shooting on #CanveyIsland in August 2016. Read more on our website.

Two men have been jailed for a total of 22 years after three men were shot at during a high speed car chase.
Essex Police
yesterday at 16:44. Facebook
Police investigating a theft in #Basildon have released an e-fit of a man they want to speak to.
A man has been attacked on Curling Tye in Basildon at 9.30pm on Thursday, January 26, 2017.
The suspect then fled on foot.
Anyone who recognises the man or has any information about the incident is asked to contact Pc Judy Yuen at Basildon police station on 101 and Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800...
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Essex Police
yesterday at 16:27. Facebook
A man circulated as wanted in November 2016 has been arrested.

Officers are no longer looking for 22-year-old Lewis Matthews.

A 22-year-old man from #GreatYarmouth attended the police station in the town on Monday, February 20, where he was arrested on suspicion of assault, criminal damage and theft.

He has been released on police bail pending further enquiries until April 7.
Essex Police
yesterday at 15:27. Facebook
We’re on the lookout for Cadet Leaders across the county.

Due to the popularity of our Volunteer Police Cadets programme, the group are now in need of new volunteers to lead units throughout Essex.

Despite being a police run organisation, you do not need to be a police employee to become a leader.
Leaders have the opportunity to acquire nationally recognised qualifications in outdoor and...
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Essex Police
yesterday at 15:25. Facebook
We are evacuating 64 homes following concerns that a three-storey building is structurally unsafe in Greenstead Road, #Colchester.

We received calls at around 12.50pm today, Thursday, February 23, that the building could collapse.

We have closed surrounding roads, including the Avenue of Remembrance, to both traffic and pedestrians.

These closures will cause significant disruption to...
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Essex Police
yesterday at 15:07. Facebook
We are appealing for information to help find a man from #Grays who is wanted on a recall to prison and for failing to appear at court.

Jaz Blundell, 27, known to frequent the Grays and South Ockendon areas.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Ps Scott Fitzmaurice at Grays police station on 101 and Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
Essex Police
yesterday at 14:10. Facebook
Due to technical issues you may experience delays in getting through to us when dialling 101 at present. If you need to report a non-emergency crime, you can do this via our website .

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Essex Police
yesterday at 13:38. Facebook
Good news everyone! Gavin Bradford, who went missing in #Colchester has been found.

Thanks for all your support in helping us to find missing people, it's very much appreciated.
Essex Police
yesterday at 13:18. Facebook
We are renewing our appeal for witnesses following a fatal road traffic collision at around 2.10am, Saturday February 4, in Poynters Lane, #Shoeburyness.
A Ford Fiesta was in collision with a man lying in the road.
Police and the ambulance service attended but sadly the man, who police believe to be Anthony Lewis aged 46 from Tilbury, was pronounced deceased at the scene.
Enquiries are...
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Essex Police
yesterday at 12:51. Facebook
A man has been disqualified from driving for 12 months after being caught travelling 27mph over the speed limit along the A13 in #Thurrock.

John Segust, 54, of Grosvenor Road, #Benfleet, admitted exceeding the speed limit in a temporary 40mph speed restriction at #Basildon Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday, February 14.

On Friday, January 6, he was caught travelling at 67mph by averaging speed...
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Essex Police
yesterday at 12:27. Facebook
A man has been charged with five shoplifting offences and will appear in court on March 10.
The 47-year-old, who is unemployed and of no fixed address, has been charged with the following offences that are alleged to have taken place at the Asda store in #Rayleigh:
• theft of £600 worth of razor blades and electric toothbrushes on November 29
• theft of champagne and Jack Daniels worth £73 on...
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Essex Police
yesterday at 11:28. Facebook
Officers from the #Castlepoint and #Rochford Community Policing Team and officers from our Operational Support Group (OSG) executed a warrant at an industrial property in #Canvey Island on February 21.

Acting on recent information from the public, officers obtained a warrant from the courts to search the premises and were greeted with a professional cannabis cultivation.

After OSG officers...
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Warrant executed in Canvey Island
Essex Police
yesterday at 08:30. Facebook
Police are appealing for information about an attempted burglary in #Manningtree on Saturday, February 18.

Suspects broke a lock and attempted to break into a hut outside Stour Sailing Club in Quay Street at around 8.10pm.

No entry was gained to the hut and no items were removed.

Anyone with information is asked to call Pc Chris Bird at #Harwich police station on 101 or Crimestoppers...
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Essex Police
yesterday at 07:18. Facebook
We are appealing for information following a serious RTC in #HatfieldHeath.

Officers were called to Sheering Road at around 4.40pm on Monday, February 20 to a collision involving a silver Vauxhall Astra and a blue Audi A6.

The driver of the Vauxhall, a man in his 50s, the driver of the Audi, a man in his 30s, and the passenger in the Audi, a woman in her 20s, were all taken to hospital with...
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Essex Police
02/22/2017 at 20:00. Facebook
A man has been disqualified from driving for six months for providing false details to police after being caught speeding.

Anthony Appleton, 63, of Rose Road, #Canvey, was caught by a speed camera in Runnymede Road, Canvey, while travelling at 37mph in a 30mph zone in his grey Renault truck on July 18, 2015.

Over the coming months he received two written notices informing him that Essex...
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