Men in court over £1m drugs haul

Thurrock Gazette: Essex Police launch appeal for stolen goods

10:32am Saturday 8th February 2014

A HAUL of more than £1m of drugs - believed to be herbal cannabis and cocaine were seized yesterday in Thurrock.

Police relaunch Lakeside Christmas crackdown

2:40pm Monday 21st November 2011

A CRACKDOWN, which aims to cut crime at the Lakeside Shopping Centre, has been relaunched for the fourth year. Police will be beefing up their patrols at the Thurrock complex in the run-up to the big day to enjoy shoppers don't fall prey to criminals.

Police launch A13 drink drive crackdown

8:46am Wednesday 9th December 2009

A CRACKDOWN aimed at saving lives by tackling drink driving on the A13 has been launched by police.

Would-be robber admits train assault

10:55am Tuesday 6th January 2009

A WOULD-be robber must await his fate after he admitted violently assaulting a train passenger.

Youth in fear handed over mobile phone

5:17pm Friday 5th December 2008

A TEENAGER was robbed of his mobile phone in the street.

Home raiders thwarted

5:14pm Friday 5th December 2008

CROOKS fled empty-handed after they were caught trying to break into a house.

Fraud woman on cops' wanted list

Thurrock Gazette: Top left: Charlotte Clarke; top right: Daniel Cucu; bottom left: Craig Richardson; bottom right: Gary Tatchell.

12:48pm Wednesday 3rd December 2008

A THURROCK woman who was held up as an example of how the probation service can help offenders is being sought by police after failing to turn up at court.

200 TVs taken in Tilbury container raid

12:11pm Wednesday 3rd December 2008

NEARLY 200 TVs were taken by thieves who broke into a container in a yard of a firm in St Chad’s Road, Tilbury and helped themselves to electrical appliances worth £3,605.

Burglars flooded home

12:10pm Wednesday 3rd December 2008

BUNGLING burglars caused £800 of damage during a botched break-in at a house in Vicarage Square, Grays.

Fiesta stolen in Tilbury

2:39pm Tuesday 2nd December 2008

POLICE are appealing for witnesses to a car theft in Parker Avenue in Tilbury.

Arsonist destroys hedge in Grays

10:27am Tuesday 2nd December 2008

POLICE are looking for an arsonist who set fire to a child’s car seat in an alley way in Grays, destroying a 10ft section of hedge as the fire spread.

Gems haul from borough home

4:11pm Thursday 20th November 2008

A HAUL of diamond gems were stolen by burglars.

Cash stolen from Ockendon home

4:09pm Thursday 20th November 2008

THIEVES stole cash during a break-in at a house in Hall Lane, South Ockendon, after forcing open the front door.

Road rage duo may have Thurrock connections

Thurrock Gazette: Road rage duo may have Thurrock connections

3:31pm Thursday 13th November 2008

METROPOLITAN Police are looking for two men, possibly with Thurrock connections, who are being sought for using violent behaviour in Islington and Tower Hamlets.

Man admits drugs charge

10:44am Wednesday 12th November 2008

A MAN must await his fate after pleading guilty to possession of amphetamines.

Two on Thurrock's wanted list

Thurrock Gazette: WANTED: Craig Richardson, left, and Luke Barber.

10:42am Wednesday 12th November 2008

THURROCK police are on the hunt for two men who have failed to appear at court.

Bike taken in shed raid

10:37am Wednesday 12th November 2008

THIEVES stole a bike worth £150 after breaking into a shed in the garden of a house in Kent Road, Grays.

Hit and run driver jailed

3:17pm Thursday 6th November 2008

A MAN who crashed into a motorcyclist, killing him, and then ran off has been jailed.

Woman, 81, confronts thief in her home

9:41am Thursday 30th October 2008

A THIEF stole a purse from a pensioner’s home while she was in.

Cash box robbery in Aveley

2:28pm Tuesday 28th October 2008

A CASH box containing a five figure sum was stolen from a security guard in Aveley today.

Thieves take Jeep after home raid

11:59am Wednesday 22nd October 2008

A £2,500 haul was stolen by thieves who got into a house in Foxton Road, Grays. They stole the keys to a red Grand Cherokee Jeep, registered N676 FKE, which they then drove off.

Thieves target nursery

2:48pm Friday 17th October 2008

THIEVES have stolen around £1,000 worth of play equipment from the garden of a Thurrock nursery.

Tools are stolen

12:16pm Thursday 16th October 2008

BUILDERS equipment that had just been delivered to the yard in Clarence Road, Grays, was stolen Items including a saw, builders tape measures and other equipment worth £200 were taken.

Break-in at party office

2:57pm Friday 10th October 2008

THIEVES stole a £3,000 haul from the headquarters of Thurrock Labour party.

Arson attack at college

2:39pm Friday 10th October 2008

ARSONISTS caused £2,000 damage after setting light to a building.

Brazen car thief sought

Thurrock Gazette: Do you know this man?

7:14pm Sunday 5th October 2008

POLICE have released the image of a car thief who was brazen enough to steal a new car from a Thurrock dealership.

Sporting snatch from car

3:53pm Thursday 2nd October 2008

POLICE are appealing for information after a car radio and kickboxing equipment were stolen from a blue Vauxhall Corsa.

Man denies attack

3:47pm Thursday 2nd October 2008

A MAN accused of violently attacking another man has appeared in court.

Police appeal for witnesses to burglary in Stanford-le-Hope

10:30am Monday 22nd September 2008

POLICE are appealing for witnesses following a burglary in Stanford-le-Hope in the early hours of Saturday morning.

Front door was forced

12:54pm Wednesday 17th September 2008

A MOBILE and cash were stolen in a raid on a house in Lander Road, Grays.

Window popped as thieves strike

4:55pm Friday 12th September 2008

THIEVES popped out a window to burgle a house.

Corsa was taken

4:54pm Friday 12th September 2008

THIEVES stole a green Vauxhall Corsa worth £3,500 parked in Oak Hill Road, Purfleet.

Copper cable stolen

4:39pm Friday 29th August 2008

COPPER cable worth £1,000 was stolen by thieves who got into the yard of a firm in Arisdale Avenue, South Ockendon by cutting through a fence and causing £500 damage.

Bid to beat bike thieves in Thurrock

1:02pm Thursday 28th August 2008

CYCLE thieves are being told to get on their bike in Thurrock by cops who are offering help to owners.

Thieves' large haul from Grays home

1:00pm Thursday 28th August 2008

A TV, phone and jewellery were stolen by burglars.

Home raiders took car

8:20pm Wednesday 27th August 2008

BURGLARS fled with a car and other property worth more than £7,000, after breaking into a house in Premier Avenue, Grays.

Phone thief strikes in pub

11:36am Wednesday 20th August 2008

THIEVES stole a mobile phone from a woman having a drink in a Thurrock pub.

Trailer robbers foiled

1:49pm Wednesday 13th August 2008

WOULD-be thieves caused £50 damage when they tried to break into a trailer parked outside DHL in Western Avenue, Grays.

Home raiders got in through window

1:42pm Wednesday 13th August 2008

A CAR and two phones were among items stolen by burglars who broke into the house in Prospect Close, Grays, after forcing open a kitchen window.

Unlocked home raided

10:56am Tuesday 5th August 2008

BANK cards and cash were stolen from a house in Rodings Avenue, Stanford-le-Hope which had been left unlocked.

Rider snatches handbag

10:53am Tuesday 5th August 2008

A WOMAN was mugged by a man on a pushbike while walking along a Grays street.

Witnesses sought to cycle snatch

11:05am Tuesday 5th August 2008

AN orange Haro BMX bike, worth £185, was taken from outside the entrance of Blackshots Leisure Centre in Blackshots Lane, Grays.

Copper haul from compound

11:02am Tuesday 5th August 2008

A £20,000 haul of copper cables was taken from an industrial site in Thurrock.

Merc taken in raid on home

10:59am Tuesday 5th August 2008

A HOME in Tilbury was broken into by raiders who forced a back door.

Car thief is foiled

2:50pm Friday 1st August 2008

A MOTORIST caught a would-be thief sat behind the wheel of his car.

Cricket bat used in road rage attack

6:10pm Sunday 27th July 2008

A MAN was hit with a cricket bat following a road rage row.

Fuel snatchers at the double

6:05pm Sunday 27th July 2008

CROOKS struck twice within hours at the same petrol garage.

Tilbury teen in stab threat arrest

11:42am Tuesday 22nd July 2008

A TEENAGER accused of threatening to stab another train passenger will appear in court.

Thieves take TVs from store

11:37am Tuesday 22nd July 2008

BRAZEN thieves stole three televisions from under the noses of store staff.

£15,000 haul from home

11:40am Tuesday 22nd July 2008

BURGLARS stole a £15,000 haul during a break-in at a house in Trent East, Tilbury.






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