April 17 2014 Latest news:
Mindless yobs vandalised a nature reserve’s 18th century walled garden and set fire to a carved wooden bench during a late night onslaught.
A mother has made a desperate plea to thieves who stole her mobile phone containing all of the photos of her young children.
A woman was smacked in the face with a handbag after telling a dog walker to keep her pets under control in Hornchurch this morning.
An anonymous photocopied poem allegedly concerning butchered Dagenham father Neill Butchel is being investigated by police.
A cab driver has suffered serious injuries after being mauled and “dragged down the street” by a pit bull that was then shot dead by firearm officers.
The mum of a father-of-two, whose severed leg was found in a Rush Green lake, has spoken for the first time since police today confirmed they had found the rest of his body.
Police have recovered the complete corpse of missing man Neill Buchel from the Rush Green lake where a human leg was seen floating three days ago.
Heartless thieves broke into a foodbank last week, stealing donated goods used to feed hungry families.
Police evacuated a supermarket in Roneo Corner this evening following the discovery of a “suspect package”.
A neglected mini-golf course could be saved after a campaign for investment was launched by a councillor.
A postman who threw away hundreds of letters at a recycling waste depot was spared jail.
Towie star Joey Essex joined bereaved young people for a “Onesie Walk” fundraiser for a charity close to his heart.
A mother-of-five who committed benefit fraud by claiming £76,000 she was not entitled to has escaped jail.
The man who discovered the suspected severed human leg in a Rush Green park lake has told of his shock at making the gruesome discovery.
Murder detectives have told the family of a missing father-of-two about the discovery of a human leg in a Rush Green pond.
Two men have been found guilty of criminal damage after spraying graffiti in the skate park at Brittons Park, Rainham.
After two redundancies, Amanda Jenner picked up a brush and started a new career which has helped various women feel good about their appearance along the way.
Project manager Tracey Lurton talks about her work with people who have learning disabilities.
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