A police officer has been dismissed from Essex Police for gross misconduct after admitting criminal offences.
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 five-year-old boy has suffered life-threatening injuries when a suspected learner driver crashed into him in Saffron Walden.
A man who set a fire on the ninth floor of a block of flats in Southend, killing a neighbour and her unborn child, has been made subject of a hospital order.
Heart can reveal since so called 'legal highs' were banned last May - Essex Police have made 9 arrests relating to the supply or possession of the drugs.
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