A pregnant woman was given an armed escort to hospital to give birth after firearms officers came to her aide.
Police have confirmed that a prominent Conservative MP “is not a police officer” after he was spotted wearing what looked like a uniform.
The reason why children coughed and struggled to breathe at a packed beach on the hottest late August bank holiday weekend on record remains a mystery.
A 16-year-old girl has died and two other teenagers are in a life-threatening condition after a car crashed into a tree.
A 14-year-old girl has died after she was rescued from the sea with two teenage relatives in Essex.
Entertainer Michael Barrymore has agreed to halt a compensation claim after being arrested during an investigation into the death of a man at his home, police have said.
Police have won a challenge against a decision paving the way for entertainer Michael Barrymore to receive substantial damages over the wrongful arrest he says destroyed his career.
Entertainer Michael Barrymore is to find out whether police have won an appeal over the level of damages he is to receive for the wrongful arrest he says destroyed his career.
Russell Brand’s 71-year-old mother was rushed to hospital after being badly injured in a hit-and-run car crash.
An 18-year-old man has been charged with the murder of a 34-year-old who was fatally shot outside an Essex petrol station.
Police will attempt to contact a woman mentioned in a US lawsuit alleging the rapper Nelly sexually assaulted her after a gig in the UK.
A pensioner who battered his 81-year-old wife to death with a wooden vase which was made by one of her sons has been jailed for life with a minimum term of 16 years.
Police are renewing an appeal for information to help find a woman from Southend in Essex who has now been missing for more than 10 days.
A three-year old girl who helped save her mother’s life has been praised for her quick thinking.
A baby boy has died and another child has been seriously injured after they were attacked by a dog in Colchester on Thursday.