Posts Tagged ‘Police’

St John’s Car Park Dispersal Order

A dispersal order has been put in place in Colchester this evening, February 19, starting from 6pm.   The order covers St John’s Multi-Storey Car Park on Southway and concludes at 5.30pm on February 21.   It comes following reports of anti-social behaviour inside the car park.   The dispersal order provides an officer or…

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MISSING – Nicola Martindell from Clacton

Nicola Martindell

Have you seen 45 year-old Nicola Martindell who’s gone missing in Clacton?   No-one has heard from Nicola since about 2.35pm today (Tuesday, February 5) and police are concerned for her welfare.   She’s described as white, 5ft 6ins tall and slim with shoulder length brown hair.   If you have any information about where…

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Special Constable Suffers Fractured Jaw in High Street Assault

Two teenagers and a man have been arrested after two Special Constables were assaulted and seriously injured while dealing with an incident in Colchester.   The Special Constables and police officers had responded to a disturbance involving a group of men in High Street at 2.15am today, Sunday, January 13.   While dealing with the…

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CCTV Appeal After Collision on Mersea Road

Mersea Road

Police are looking to trace the driver of this car in connection with a collision on Mersea Road. Colchester.   It was reported that two cars, a white estate and a red Corsa, were in collision on Mersea Road just after 12.50am on Thursday, January 3.   The incident occurred near to The Grapes pub…

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Three Jailed for Killing Colchester Homeless Man

Darren Miller & Mark Hartley

Three people have been jailed for killing a homeless man in Colchester.   Martin Dines had been punched, kicked and stamped on before being left to die in a stairwell at St Mary’s car park on Balkerne Hill.   The 56-year-old’s body was found on the morning of April 23.   Mark Hartley, 32, of…

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WANTED – Andre Bell

Andre Bell

Do you know where Andre Bell is?   Police would like to talk to Bell, 27, after a woman reported that she was punched in the face and had cash and her phone stolen in Colchester.   Bell works as a labourer and has links to Braintree and Manningtree.   Anyone with information is asked…

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Serious Sexual Assault on New Years Day

Detectives in Colchester are investigating reports a woman was subjected to a serious sexual assault in a wooded area near Berechurch Hall Road on New Years Day.   The victim was walking home from New Year’s Eve celebrations along Berechurch Road, opposite Lethe Grove, when she was approached by a man.   The suspect dragged…

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MISSING – Michael Hill from Colchester

Michael Hill

Police in Colchester are appealing for help to find Michael Hill, 43, who is missing from his home in Colchester.   Michael was reported missing on Monday, December 31, and his family and the police are concerned for his welfare.   Police believe he was seen close to The Range, in Cowdray Avenue, Colchester, at…

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Colchester Teenager Missing for Weeks

Can you help police find 17-year-old Aleks Dokle who is missing from Colchester?   Aleks was last seen at 4pm on Friday, November 16.   After weeks of extensive investigations, including searching the town, speaking to Aleks’ friends, and searching locations he’s believed to have been seen, we’re now appealing for your help.   Aleks…

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Colchester Man Robbed at Knife Point

Police in Colchester are appealing for information after a man in his 20s was robbed in Abbots Road.   He was approached by two men, described as wearing hooded tops and having their faces covered, in Abbots Road at around 2.10am on Sunday, 23rd December.   It was reported he was threatened with a knife…

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