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Essex Police officer 'snogged and heavy petted' a 'key witness' to a crime, court told

The woman who Bean is alleged to have had an "intimate relationship" with was a "key witness"

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The faces of Essex men who brutally shot man in the head outside his own home

The incident was described as a well planned, deliberate and callous act of violence

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People smugglers from Ilford and Dagenham charged refugees £7,000 to reach the UK by lorry

Jalal Tarakhail, 24, was arrested as part of a long running investigation into an organised crime group (OCG) who used GPS trackers to trace vehicles they had hidden people inside.

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Essex businesses named and shamed by the Government for failing to pay National Minimum Wage

The list ranged from major employers to small operators as firms have been hit with financial penalties

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Brockelbank Lodge, Dagenham housing development delay

Be First has issued an update on the Brockelbank Lodge development in Becontree Avenue, Dagenham after locals have picked up on a lack of progress.

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Israel-Hamas conflict: Labour calls for 'immediate ceasefire'

Sir Keir Starmer has previously called for a “ceasefire that lasts” in the Middle East, but stopped short of using the word “immediate”

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Body found in River Thames in search for Clapham suspect Abdul Ezedi

A body has been found in the River Thames by police searching for Clapham chemical attack suspect, Abdul Ezedi.

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Ex-Post Office chief hits back at Badenoch over Horizon claim

Business Secretary Kemi Badenoch accused former Post Office chairman Henry Staunton of spreading “made-up anecdotes”.

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Ilyas Habibi - the teenager stabbed to death in Sutton in 2023

This is the face of Ilyas Habibi, a 17-year-old boy, who was stabbed to death in Sutton in 2023.

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Romford county line leader jailed for supplying cocaine

A Romford drug dealer who led a county line operation between Essex and Sussex has been jailed.

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A12 drivers to face closures for Margaretting scheme

Drivers on the A12 are set to be hit by overnight closures as part of a major works scheme in Essex.

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Hunt for on-the-run rapist who may be in London

A man who raped a woman twice is on the run from prison after he was temporarily release.

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Met Police officer sent George Floyd meme in group chat

A Metropolitan Police officer who sent a photo making light of the death of George Floyd in a WhatsApp group has avoided the sack.

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Roman Kemp announces he is leaving Capital FM role

Roman Kemp will no longer host his Capital Breakfast show on Capital FM after March 28.

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Trisha Goddard, 66, reveals breast cancer has returned

TV presenter and Dancing on Ice star Trisha Goddard has shared that her cancer has returned and that it is incurable.

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Simarjeet Singh Nangpal - the teenager stabbed to death in Hounslow

This is the face of Simarjeet Singh Nangpal who was stabbed to death in Hounslow in 2023.

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A406 Barking crash: Woman remains in critical condition

A woman continues to fight for her life after a crash on a busy road in Barking.

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Hackney Road cordoned by police after teen’s fatal stabbing

A teenage boy has died after he was fatally stabbed in Hackney last night.

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The beautiful manor house the last surviving in Dagenham that was once visited by Mahatma Gandhi set for huge makeover

It's set to get a huge makeover to transform it

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Mehak Sharma - the teenager stabbed to death in Croydon

This is the face of Mehak Sharma, a 19-year-old girl who was stabbed to death in Croydon.