Latest Essex Police Rural Crime Alerts
Monday, 27 June 2022
Man admits to animal cruelty in Coggeshall following fox incident
Paul O’Shea, 49, of Mount Bures, appeared at Chelmsford Magistrates' Court.
Saturday, 4 June 2022
American bulldog stolen from Bournemouth found in Essex
ONE of the nine puppies stolen from a property in Bournemouth has been found... 160 miles away in Essex.
Tuesday, 26 April 2022
North Essex: Officers thanked for response to hare coursing – man fined
An estate manager has praised police officers after a man was fined for hare coursing on farmland and ordered to pay compensation for damage caused.
Saturday, 9 April 2022
Robbery: five-figure sum of cash stolen in Village of Beauchamp Roding
We were called just before 7pm on Sunday to reports that the victim had had a five-figure sum of cash stolen from him by three men. It is believed that the men involved were armed, and we are treating this as a targeted incident.
Tuesday, 8 March 2022
St Lawrence: Farmer thanks our rural engagement officers
A farmer has thanked our rural engagement officers for their support after a man was fined for damaging his crops.
Tuesday, 1 March 2022
Basildon: Cocker Spaniels stolen
Essex police are investigating the theft of three cocker spaniels from an address in Basildon.
Monday, 14 February 2022
Essex barn destroyed in blaze
On arrival, crews confirmed that the barn, measuring approximately 20mx10m, was completely alight and a 27-year-old male was suffering from burn injuries. Firefighters administered first aid and he was taken to hospital shortly afterwards.
Wednesday, 9 February 2022
TACKLING RURAL CRIME – HELP US DEVELOP OUR RURAL CRIME STRATEGY 2022-2024
Essex Rural Partnership together with Essex Police and the Police Fire and Crime Commissioner are asking for your views on tackling rural crime in Essex.