A police officer has been dismissed from Essex Police for gross misconduct after admitting criminal offences.
Body Found In Search For Missing Colchester Woman
Police looking for a missing 22 year-old woman from Colchester say they have found a body.
Jodie Jose was reported missing after not turning up for work on Friday.
A woman's body was found in a car at Great Bentley railway station yesterday.
Essex Police said: "Police searching for missing Jodie Jose have found a body we believe to be hers.
"Officers were called to Great Bentley railway station in the early hours of this morning after she was discovered in her car.
"Ambulance paramedics treated her and she was taken to Colchester Hospital but she was declared deceased shortly after arrival.
"Her family are aware of the sad news. Her death is not being treated as suspicious and the coroner will be informed".
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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