ARMED police arrested three men on suspicion of drugs offences after a major operation across two towns.
A BRAND new community centre, library and sports pitch could be on their way to Pitsea as part of fresh plans for its multimillion pound regeneration.
AN 11-YEAR-OLD boy has been arrested on suspicion of burglary as part of a crackdown on a gang of youngsters thought to be behind a wave of break-ins.
POLICE are appealing for information after a burglary in Wickford which has seena bank card used fraudulently.
STREETLIGHTS could be turned back on in a crime-ridden estate as police try to halt a burglary spree.
EIGHT roads on a crime-ridden estate have had street lights switched back on overnight, but the measure will only last a fortnight.
A GREYHOUND rescue centre can now help even more abandoned dogs after a charity donated a brand new van.
A FIRE on a caravan park next to the A127 is causing disruption for road users.
AN MP told how he was lucky to have escaped unharmed after his car collided with a lorry.