It's been announced today that Essex PCC Roger Hirst will take on responsibility of the local fire and rescue service.
Arrest After Chelmsford Taxi Driver Stabbed In Arm
A 30 year-old man has been arrested over a robbery in Chelmsford where a taxi driver was stabbed in the arm.
Police were called to Oliver Way at around 7.50pm on Wednesday, 3 February.
Essex Police said: "The victim had been stabbed with an unknown object in Oliver Way.
"The driver, a man aged in his 50s, was taken to hospital with an injury to his right shoulder. He needed stitches for the wound and is now recovering at home.
"A 30-year-old man of no fixed abode was arrested on suspicion of robbery and has been released on bail until April 9, pending further enquiries".
A chief Essex medic has told Heart all local councils and CCGs are now coming together to tackle mental health.
Doctors and health care leaders today announced a new development in the options for future hospital services in mid and south Essex.
Residents are being urged to give their views on the Chelmsford City Growth Package.
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