A woman accused of falsely reporting crimes will appear at crown court.

Nicola Benson, 31, of Knighton Lane in Buckhurst Hill, is alleged to have perverted the course of justice by falsely reporting a burglary on February 28 and a robbery on September 29 in Buckhurst Hill.

Mrs Benson was ordered to appear at Chelmsford Crown Court on June 30 by magistrates yesterday.