The cause of the blaze in Saffron Walden is currently undetermined and Essex Police is investigating with the county's fire and rescue service.
NFU Mutual research revealed the cost to the county was an estimated £928,000 in 2021, a rise of 19% from the previous year.
Officers investigating thefts from Clintons, Superdrug and Eat 17 in Bishop's Stortford town centre.
Driver left with £500 repair bill after would-be thief ripped electrical wires from front of car in apparent attempt to steal it.
All three emergency services called to the scene of the accident on Friday morning involving three cars and a van.
PCSO Graham Warner found a vulnerable missing person in Hertford as he was able to easily navigate local tow paths and cover extensive ground.
The Conservative MP for Witham joined family and friends of the 18 students celebrating the end of their initial training at police HQ.
Victims advertised items such as mobile phones, laptops and computers for sale on Facebook marketplace or Gumtree.
Karol Skoczylas, 35, of Royal Oak Gardens, was released on conditional bail to appear at St Albans Crown Court on August 22.
The male rider was taken to hospital after he hit a crash barrier on the roundabout near St Joseph's Catholic and Windhill21 primary schools.
Cllr Eric Buckmaster said there was sufficient space for two cars to pass if they proceeded slowly.
UDC chief executive Peter Holt: "We are pleased that an external investigation into matters outside of council business has concluded."
The 37-year-old, who is from Stortford, was also detained for causing criminal damage following a disturbance outside Horn at the Half Moon.
Lewis Saggers, 24, was last seen at Hadham Hall after going for a swim during the heatwave and has not been seen or heard from since.
Case has been ongoing for 19 months and the council has been unable to sign off its accounts since 2019 because of a "governance issue".