Keep up to date with what is happening across Essex and in your local area by following us on social media.

 

Essex Police

Official Facebook page for Essex Police. Information, advice, appeals, results and updates from across the county. The account is managed centrally by the Media and Communications Team, with contributions from staff and officers from across the county.


Keep up to date with policing news, information and advice where you live or work.

These accounts are managed by local police officers and staff with contributions from the central Media and Communications team. 

Basildon district

Braintree district 

Brentwood district 

Castle Point district

Chelmsford district

Colchester district

Epping Forest district

Harlow district

Maldon district

Rochford district

Southend district

Tendring district

Thurrock district

Uttlesford district


Essex Police - Museum

Keep up to date with news, facts and information from our Museum.

Essex Police

Official Twitter page for Essex Police. Information, advice, appeals, results and updates from across the county. The account is managed centrally by the Media and Communications Team, with contributions from staff and officers from across the county.


Keep up to date with policing news, information and advice from where you live.

These account are managed by local police officers and staff with contributions from the central Media and Communications team. 

Basildon and Laindon

Braintree district

Brentwood district

Castle Point district

Chelmsford district

Colchester district

Epping Forest district

Harlow district

Maldon district

Rochford district

Southend district

Tendring district

Thurrock district

Uttlesford district

 

Witham

Billericay and Wickford

Pitsea and Vange


Chief Constable BJ Harrington

Keep up to date with Essex Police Chief Constable, Ben Julian Harrington. The account is managed by the Chief Constable who posts all content.

Assistant Chief Constable Andy Prophet

Keep up to date with Essex Police Assistant Chief Constable, Andy Prophet. The account is managed by ACC Prophet who posts all content.

Assistant Chief Constable Rachel Nolan

Keep up to date with Essex Police Assistant Chief Constable, Rachel Nolan. The account is managed by ACC Nolan who posts all content.

Temporary Assistant Chief Constable Glen Pavelin

Keep up to date with Essex Police Temporary Assistant Chief Constable, Glen Pavelin. The account is managed by Temporary ACC Pavelin who posts all content.

Business Crime Team 

Follow our Business Crime Team on Twitter to get up to date information and advice around business crime. 

The team specialise in supporting businesses, working to build relationships with independent shops and retail chains, explaining how they can report crime and what will happen when they do.

Force Control Room 

Our Force Control Room are responsible for receiving incoming emergency and non-emergency calls from members of the public. They also manage online reports of crime and antisocial behaviour along with our Live Chat facility between 7am and 11pm. 

Follow the team to get an insight into the types of incidents we deal with on a daily basis. 

Stansted Airport

Working alongside our colleagues at Stansted Airport our team, based at the airport, help ensure the safety of the airport and prevent crime. 

Follow the team to get an insight into their daily activity. 

Marine Unit

Our Marine Unit polices 562 miles of waterways and coastlines from the Thames at Crayford Ness to the River Stour in Manningtree, working closely with partners such as the RNLI, the National Crime Agency, Port of London Authority, Border Force and the Coastguard Agency.

Follow the team for news, information, advice from our waterways and coastlines along with an insight to marine policing. 

Special Constabulary

This account is managed by members of our Special Constabulary. Follow their account to get an insight into what it's like to be a Special Constable for Essex Police. 

Operational Support Group

Our Operational Support Group (OSG) are a team of police officers who provide specialist support to police teams across the county.  

Follow their account to get an insight into what they do on a day to day basis. 

Dog Section

We have 36 dogs within our dog section who are called upon for their unique skills, whether it's tracking scents, searching for drugs or cash or running very fast to catch suspected criminals. 

Keep up to date with what they've been up to by following their account. 

Force Support Unit

These highly trained officers provide specialist weapons support to police officers across the county.

Their expertise mean they are called upon to deal with some of the most challenging and dangerous situations.

Follow the team to get an insight into their work. 

Stolen Vehicle Intellegence Unit

Follow our Stolen Vehicle Intellegence Unit for information, appeals and advice about car theft. 

Rural Engagement Team

Our Rural Engagement Team work with members of the rural community and local business owners, along with partners, like the local council and the environment agency, to target offenders who cause our rural harm and bring them to justice.

Follow their account for news, information and advice in connection with rural policing. 

Raptor Team

A team of specialist police officers at the forefront of disrupting & dismantling drug supply networks in Essex; targeting urban street gangs & county lines in Essex.

Follow the team to get an insight into their work. 

Southend United FC Policing

Working with Southend United FC to prevent crime and help ensure the safety of all who attend football matches at the stadium. 

Follow the account for match day information and safety advice. 

Colchester United FC Policing 

Working with Colchester United FC to prevent crime and help ensure the safety of all who attend football matches at the stadium. 

Follow the account for match day information and safety advice. 

Drill Team

A team of six volunteers who teach student constables and volunteer police cadets about the ceremonial duties of a police officer. 

Follow their account to find out more about what's involved and why these skills are important in becoming a police officer. 

Roads Policing Unit

Follow this account for news and information from our roads policing teams across Essex. 

Volunteer Police Cadets

A police orientated organisation for young people aged between 13 and 18 years. 

Follow their account to find out more about the fantastic work they do to support our communities. 

Essex Police

Official Instagram page for Essex Police. Images from across the county. 

YourPolice.UK

Instagram account from the National Police Chief's Council (NPCC) which provides information and advice for young people about policing and crime. 

Nextdoor is a social media network which aims to bring neighbours closer together. 

Essex Police on Nextdoor

Videos and short films created by Essex Police. 

Essex Police YouTube channel

SoundCloud is an online audio distribution platform where we share a variety audio content relevant to policing in Essex.

Essex Police UK

We use LinkedIn to share information about our work and recruitment opportunities. 

Essex Police

Flickr is a social media platform used for sharing images and videos. 

On our Flickr page we currently share images of recovered items, which are suspected to have been stolen. 

The idea of the page is to reunite victim's of crime with their property. 

Essex Police UK

Pinterest is a visual platform where people can share and save ideas about what interests them. 

Our Pinterest page is focused around careers with Essex Police and the opportunities that are available. 

Essex Police careers

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